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The latest technology to produce artificial flowers?
February 09, 2008 1:11AM
The latest technology is that of pressing and forming "silk". Actually the material is a synthetic blend which, when treated, will hold the shape of the pressing die. Additionally, the machines assemble the flower in a prearranged fashion on the wire stem. In some cases, further treatment such as "dew" or "sunshine" are added to further enhance the look of the silks to "live" status.