Make a festive paper flower garland to display for a special occasion, or to dress up an everyday space.
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English Roses, also called David Austin roses for the breeder who developed them in the 1960s, are some of my favorite varieties of flower--their intricate centers with swirling and curving petals are quite sculptural, and I was determined to make one of my own—from tissue paper, wire and floral tape—to enjoy year-round! This is the [...]
Lately I have fallen in love with making tissue and crepe paper flowers. In the past I had always written off paper and fabric flowers as typically somewhat tacky tabletop accessories, but my opinion toward faux blooms completely changed when I was introduced to the work of artist and stylist Livia Cetti. I got her book for [...]
Here is the outline for how I put together this purple peony branch, complete with a blooming flower and a lil bud! Before I get into the step-by-step, below are some photos I referenced and used as inspiration as I was making this flower! The first two are snaps from the LA flower mart and the [...]