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DIY Crepe Paper Amaryllis

Lia Griffith crepe paper amaryllis makes a nifty little handmade hostess gift

Yes! We’re back with one of our favorite crafts – paper flowers. Our crepe paper amaryllis makes a nifty little handmade hostess gift. It could also make the perfect handmade gift for your Mother-in-law, friend or neighbor. Or, if you love it as much as we do, and can’t bear to part with it, then this potted paper amaryllis can turn a tired table top into the prettiest corner of your home. Made using crepe papers, this stunning paper flower is simple to make by even the newest of newbies to the crafting scene. All you will need is crepe paper in white, gold foil and green, floral wire, mini pliers, a gold pen, glue gun, scissors. Follow our simple step-by-step tutorial below.

If you would like to pot your paper amaryllis, then you can fill your chosen vessel with floral foam and a few stones to weight it down. Cover the top with moss and stick the floral wire stems of your paper flowers into the foam. Arrange the flowers so that they point outwards, then stand back and admire your handiwork!


Source and picture credit: Lia Griffith