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Enjoy your self-made flower wreath!
DIY Flower Wreath

DIY Flower Wreath

A riot of colors: Every flower is a little handmade work or art that will be deftly snipped off and attached to a ring.



  • styrofoam sealing ring ø approx. 25 cm
  • white crêpe paper
  • ribbon for hanging
  • scissors
  • tesa® double-sided tape
  • colorful paper with a small flower design, e.g. Washi Origami Paper

 

How It Is Done:

01

We'll need styrofoam sealing ring ø approx. 25 cm, white crêpe paper, ribbon for hanging, scissors tesa® double-sided tape, and colorful paper with a small flower design, e.g. Washi Origami Paper.

Material overview.
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Material overview.

02

Cut out 14 x 14 cm squares from the paper. Fold the squares in half.

Cut out squares from the paper. Fold them in half.
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Cut out squares from the paper. Fold them in half.

03

Fold them in half again, making another square.

Fold them in half again.
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Fold them in half again.

04

Then, fold the closed corners over one another, making a triangle - the open corners are now on top of one another.

Then, fold the closed corners over one another, making a triangle.
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Then, fold the closed corners over one another, making a triangle.

05

Cut the upper open edge into a curved shape. The more that is cut, the smaller the flower will be.

Cut the upper open edge into a curved shape.
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Cut the upper open edge into a curved shape.

06

Now the flower will get it's shape: If you want it a "fringy" look, cut long jags into the curved side; if you want it to be rounded, cut shorter, wider jags or small curves.

Give the flower ist shape!
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Give the flower ist shape!

07

Now make small notches in the lower area. They can be cut lengthwise or crosswise.

Now make notches in the lower area.
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Now make notches in the lower area.

08

Try out different shapes and let your creativity run wild. It's not about being precise. You'll find yourself making all kinds of different flowers, which will give the wreath its charm.

Try out different shapes and let your creativity run wild.
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Try out different shapes and let your creativity run wild.

09

Cut out an 8 cm strip from the crêpe paper and wrap it around the styrofoam wreath. Tape the ends together in the back. Put a small piece of tesa® double-sided tape on the back of each flower and attach the flowers to the wreath, close together.

Attach the flowers to the wreath, close together.
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Attach the flowers to the wreath, close together.

10

Enjoy your self-made flower wreath!

Enjoy your self-made flower wreath!
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Enjoy your self-made flower wreath!
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