NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — How much have you spent on fresh flowers?

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Grabbing a bouquet is just as common as getting the weekly paper — but you can save money and make your own bouquet by using flowers straight from the backyard.

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Better Homes and Gardens east coast editor Monika Eyers stopped by CBS2 on Sunday to share some tips on how to create your own arrangements and brighten up your home.

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