Easy crafts – making paper flowers

To make a bouquet in pink

You will also need:

  • 30cm sheet of double-sided, pink-patterned/pink-and-white-striped paper
  • 6 x 12mm orange beads
  • 3 x 8mm orange beads
  • 50cm lengths of pretty ribbons

Make six large flowers with leaves using the patterned side of the paper for the large flowers and striped side for the leaves. Make three small flowers, using the striped side of the paper. Fix the flowers on 30cm lengths of wire. Bunch the flowers together and tie with ribbon. Wrap in tissue paper or stand in a vase to present as a gift.

To make flowers in orange for a vase

You will also need:

  • 30cm sheet of double-sided, orange-and-white patterned paper
  • 12 x 8mm pink beads
  • Small vase and wired ribbons, optional

Make six large flowers with leaves and six small flowers, making half the flowers using one side of the paper and half using the other. Fix the flowers on 30cm lengths of wire. Arrange in vase and add ribbons, if desired.

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