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How to Fold a Paper Rose

by DIY Maven
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Photo: Lexy Ward

I  love working with flowers. Fresh or fake, they just make me happier. While not all of us have a green thumb (I am not declaring I do as I am still struggling to keep my plants alive), paper flowers are the easiest way to enjoy some new blooms and keep them around far longer than a few days. And you can make this version in a matter of minutes! So hunker down with that hot glue gun and let's get to work.      

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DIY: Real Simple Centerpiece Ideas

by Mod Home Ec Teacher

created on: 11/17/08

Forget about ordering a floral arrangement for Thanksgiving.  Look around your house, in the pantry, at your bowls to find simple and pretty vessels to fill with fruit, water, river rocks, flowers or even a branch from a leaf-barren tree.  This arrangement allows everyone to see across the table while either enjoying the family, or self-righteously analyzing each other. We do a little of both.

What you need:

  • large shallow bowl
  • river rocks
  • ...

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Make quick and easy paper roses!

by DIY Maven
How to fold a paper rose in minutes
Hey! We've updated this DIY. Check out the new version here!

 

This paper flower by Dozi Design is super fast and easy to make. And, best of all, it's beautiful!

Supplies needed:

  • a square of 4" x 4" paper
  • a pencil
  • a scissors

Steps taken:

  • draw a spiral on the sheet of paper
  • cut out the spiral
  • starting on the OUTSIDE, roll up the spiral and keep rolling until there's no paper left

And you're done!

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