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How to Make a Flower out of Tissue Paper

Allergic to the annoying pollen of flowers? Can't take the overwhelming smell? No problem!  A tissue paper flower is a very crafty way to give a very crafty gift to a very crafty friend. Make one and prsent it alongside another gift. Make a bouquet and spray with floral scented perfume! 
This is a wonderful gift for friends of any age!
 
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Step 1: Materials

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You will need:

Scissors
Two of full-size tissue paper in 2 different colors
Green pipe cleaner

Step 2: Making the Flower

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1. Start with two full sheets of tissue paper in the colors of your preference. One pink and one yellow tissue paper were used for this demonstration.

Step 3:

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2. Lay the sheets on top of each other and fold them in half.

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6. Once you have an accordion, fold it in half. Be sure to make a sharp crease as a marker for the pipe cleaner.

Step 10: Finish the flower.

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9.  Finish off. Continue pulling up all of the other layers of the flower. Be sure to cup the petals with your hands to round out the shape of the flower.

Congratulations! You have made your very own flower out of tissue paper. Continue the next steps to make the optional stem leaf!
Forn Man2 years ago
Nice instructable! I love it. You did good work here. 100 JF