Wednesday, July 09, 2008

Wanna know how?

Today's post is a tutorial for layered paper flowers?? I love using them on my L.O's in some manner or form. So I thought I'd share it with you.
This is especially for Jo x

Cut 3 or more shapes in descending sizes....I used circles for speed. The more layers you use the fuller the flower.

Ink the edges, distress too if preferred & crumple for texture.

Layer on top of each other, hold tight & pierce in the middle.

Secure using thread, a brad~upside down works better, or stitch a button right through all layers (no piercing needed then.)

Tie or stitch your button, then adhere to the stack with mono or double sided tape.

Voila!! A lovely paper flower in a jiffy!! Hope it was helpful??


  1. You are a Starre, thanks xx

  2. I think that you make those flowers and they look starre-ish, I think if I make those flowers they'll look like a pre-schooler did it. ROFL!
    I do however love the tutorial concept, having been taught so much by you.
    (Maybe the next secret you can share is the "torn out of a journal look?")

  3. super cute flowers! :) i love that your work mat looks like mine. used well. :)

  4. LOVELY, my friend!!! I really love these flowers... gotta give them a try!

  5. Cute little flowers Kim!!!
    I LOVE making those flowers,
    super easy and quick....


  6. Wow...looks beautiful! I'm going to make one, too.

  7. very fun!! Thanks. Those look super cute.

  8. You make it look so easy! I bet it is easy but only once the Master has shown us! Thanks Kim! :)

  9. Anonymous10 July, 2008

    love the flowers. put a link to them on my blog, i'll post it tomorrow, or in a few days.

  10. Very cute Kim, will have to give these a go!!


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