Snip off tail.
Stitch to fabric with bud standing upright. Bring needle up from bottom to top of fabric directly beside the bud.
Begin twisting the ribbon at the base.
Loop the twisted ribbon around the bud and stitch in several places to secure.
Twist at base a second time, circling the bud and tack into place.
Twist the remaining ribbon and tuck underneath the flower. Stitch this end securely in place.