These are beautiful and require more talent than I could ever have! I got roped into doing floral arrangements for a girlfriend's wedding years ago and I was lucky to get mine to look like an adult had arranged them rather than a 5 year old!
Originally Posted by AfricanVenus
@kris9685: I've seen it done with roses, gladiolas, camelias (the combo of gladiolas and camelias gave it its name: glamelia), cymbidium orchids and lillies so far. From what I understand, it's an old school technique known by limited florists. I wouldn't ask just any random florist to do it unless they've had experience.