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this is how i'm making tons of paper flowers.

 
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Step 1: Cut tissue paper into rectangles

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there should be 4 of them and they should be approximately the size of index cards.

Step 2: Stack rectangles

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Step 3: Start folding

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from the top down, fold should be about 1cm wide

Step 4: Flip it over and fold back (zig zag)

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Step 5: Fold up the rest of the paper

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Step 6: Trim ends so they're curved (like petals

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Step 7: Cut notches on the top and bottom in the middle

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but don't cut the whole way through

Step 8: Thread your wire, loop, and twist

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such that the stem is secured to the tissue paper

Step 9: Gently unfold

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start with one side and gently separate and spread out the petals

Step 10: Fluff and even out the petals

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seamster4 months ago

Simple and pretty, plus with well done instructions. Great first instructable!

tofu9114 months ago
Very pretty and easy to make. Thank you for sharing.
snapoleo (author)  tofu9114 months ago

thank YOU!