Crafts for a Cause — Corsages & Boutonnieres

We’re looking for some creative volunteers to get crafty and make beautiful corsages & boutonnieres for the Down Syndrome Guild of Greater Kansas City and their annual prom. This years theme is Night in Hollywood  so we want to glam it up.  Volunteer please comment with the supplies you can bring to share for 50+ matching corsage & boutonniere pairs. See samples or check out our Pinterest Board to get inspired.


10 Flowers  (bring matching sets for the corsage & boutonniere)

Selena, Martine, Trina, Jacob Wright, Cindy  6. ___________

Ribbon  (satin, sheer or other nice fabric ribbon)

1. ___________ (white)  Selena (red) Martine (any color)  5. Leah  (any color), Cindy (various colors)

Adornments (small flowers, tulle, gems, feathers, pearls, buttons, rhinestones, old jewelry, etc.)

Selena, Martine, Leah,  Cindy   5. ___________  

Floral tape & wire

Janine, Cindy

Wristbands & Pins (elastic, bracelets, safety pins, ect)

Trina (20 bands), Jacob Wright (120 pins), Cindy, Selena

Hot Glue Gun

Selena, Martine, Trina, Rachel T.,  Leah, Soyoung Lee

Wire Cutters  

Selena, Jacob Wright, Rachel T., Soyoung Lee

Scissors – EVERYONE!  Please bring your own pair and an extra if you have a spare.

Extras: Anything else you’d like to craft with

Kids are welcome to attend, but ask that young ones assist with the craft and not work on their own. 

The Down Syndrome Guild PROM will be held on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at the Overland Park Convention Center.  Individuals with Down syndrome or other developmental disabilities who are 15+ years of age are invited to attend for a fabulous evening of dinner, dancing and being transported to Hollywood!

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