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Fresh flowers are nice, but DIY flowers are forever!
Learn how to make DIY flowers with this easy tutorial!

Posted by M.e. from Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States • Published See M.e.'s 16 projects »
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  • How to make a bouquet. Diy Fabric Flowers - Step 1
    Step 1

    Cut your fabric into small squares, about 3" wide & long.

  • How to make a bouquet. Diy Fabric Flowers - Step 2
    Step 2

    Cut your squares into circles. Don't worry about the shapes being exact, a little lopsidedness is okay!

  • How to make a bouquet. Diy Fabric Flowers - Step 3
    Step 3

    Fold 3 or 4 (depending on thickness of fabric) of your circles in half, then in half again, then in half again! Stitch through the bottom to hold in place.

  • How to make a bouquet. Diy Fabric Flowers - Step 4
    Step 4

    Repeat step 3 as many times as desired, stitching each cluster into the next. The more clusters you add, the bigger your flower will be! Wrap remaining thread around the base of your flower, sew through, then tie off.

  • How to make a bouquet. Diy Fabric Flowers - Step 5
    Step 5

    Wrap wire around the bottom of your flower, then lead the wire down as far as you'd like your stem to be long. Bend the wire back up & wrap around the flower again. This doubling adds thickness to your stem.

  • How to make a bouquet. Diy Fabric Flowers - Step 6
    Step 6

    Twist the wires of your stem together.

  • How to make a bouquet. Diy Fabric Flowers - Step 7
    Step 7

    Wrap the stem in floral tape, starting with the top, & ending at the bottom of the stem. Make sure you wrap up around the base of the flower to cover the wire.

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