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Felt Flowers!
This was my first attempt at making this type of felt flower! I'm pretty happy with the way it turned out. Here's the tutorial I used - http://news.holidash.com//2010/04/23/mothers-day-corsage/

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  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Pretty Felt Flowers - Step 1
    Step 1

    Materials!
    You can glue your finished product onto a barette or a pin so I included them in the materials.
    But you will definitely need Felt, Glue, and Scissor.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Pretty Felt Flowers - Step 2
    Step 2

    You want to start with a circle and three different sized petals cut from felt.
    The petals don't have to be different colors. I just did this to show the difference in size.

    You might have to open the picture to view everything.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Pretty Felt Flowers - Step 3
    Step 3

    So you start with the biggest petals. I cut out nine petals of the same size. I used 9 petals but you can use more or less depending on how much space you want between each petal

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Pretty Felt Flowers - Step 4
    Step 4

    I used hot glue but you can probably used any kind.
    You put a dab on one side and then fold it over to the other side of the petal and pinch them together.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Pretty Felt Flowers - Step 5
    Step 5

    Start lining them around the circle.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Pretty Felt Flowers - Step 6
    Step 6

    The petals should be circling around like this. When you have all your petals lined up right, glue them down.

  • Step 7

    Repeat the same steps, but with the slightly smaller cut petals. I used 9 again.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Pretty Felt Flowers - Step 8
    Step 8

    Repeat the same steps... again! but with the smallest petals. I used 9 petals... again!

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Pretty Felt Flowers - Step 9
    Step 9

    Now for the last step you want to cut a strip and a circle. You can add any little notches and cuts to make it more fancy.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Pretty Felt Flowers - Step 10
    Step 10

    Glue the circle to the middle of the flower and roll up the strip and glue it to the center. and Bam! There's a nice flower for yourself!
    http://news.holidash.com//2010/04/23/mothers-day-corsage/
    ^That might be of better help (This is where I found the tutorial!)

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The Bat
The Bat · 10 projects
I like this a lot, actually. I think I may use this technique to make flowers for my geisha dolls hair - what a great post so thank you for adding this how-to.
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Alyssa :)
Alyssa :) · 24 projects
D'aww thanks!
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Birgit
Birgit · Leuven, Flanders, BE · 35 projects
wow! it's so pretty Happy
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