How to Make Crepe Paper Streamer Flower

How to make crepe paper streamer flower:

Required Material:

  • Crepe Paper Streamers
  • Scissors
  • Needle
  • Thread
  • Newspaper
  • Any kind of glue
  • Take the streamer and cut about 40 inches long strip.

  • Fold it in half until it is about 2.5 inches long.

  • Cut a zig zag pattern on one edge as shown.

  • Open all the folds until you have 2 layers.

  • Take a needle and thread and tie a knot at the end.

  • Sew running stitches close to the edge till the end of the strip.

  • Criss cross both ends ( like you tie shoe lace ) and pull it as tight as you can tie knots.

  • Next, take a newspaper strip and make a stem as shown.

  • Next, to make stamen: take about 8 inches long strip of different color and fold it until it is about 1 inch long.

  • Make tiny cuts on one edge as shown.

  • Wrap it around the stem as shown.

  • Tie some thread throughout the stamen as shown.

  • Next, take a green streamer and wrap it around the stem using some glue.

Hope you enjoyed learning this Streamer Flower. It is simple and easy to make. and if you really do then please don’t forget to like and share. Also leave your valuable feedback in the comment section.

How to Make Easy Accordion Paper Basket for Chocolates

Chocolates are the favourite of all. Our mouth starts watering when we hear the name chocolates. It serves as a perfect sweet option during Diwali or Christmas. Children are especially fond of it and love to savour it. It would be even better and attract more if the chocolates are presented in decorative baskets. It suits the occasion and the curiosity increases. Considering all these facts, we will show you how to make an easy DIY paper basket for chocolates which can also be used for gifting purpose.

Required Material:

  • Cardboard
  • Colour papers
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Glue
  • Pencil
  • Glue gun
  • Decorative pearls
  • White paper
  • Golden pearls
  • Glue stick

  • Take the A4 sized cardboard color paper. Fold and cut the color paper in half lengthwise.

  • Fold the paper piece to make accordion as shown.

  • Make 6 such accordion pieces.

  • Paste these accordion pieces together using craft glue as shown.

  • Paste both the ends of the accordion together as shown.

  • Cut the circular shape out of the cardboard for base.

  • Make small cuts on the paper as shown.

  • Give the basket shape to the accordion and paste it on the cardboard base.

  • Cut the cardboard strip measuring 2cm wide.

  • Wrap the cardboard strip using color paper strip to make a handle of the basket as shown.

  • Cut the white paper piece measuring 4.5×4.5cm.

  • Similarly, cut the piece of white paper measuring 5.5×5.5cm.

  • Make such paper flowers.

  • Paste these paper flowers on the handle of the basket.

  • Now, decorate the basket using decorative pearls.

Your accordion basket is now ready to use. You can keep some chocolates inside and gift it to your loved ones. Your near and dear ones will simply love this basket and it is a great craft to showcase your creativity. Hope you enjoyed learning this accordion basket. It is simple and easy to make. Happy crafting!!

DIY Packing Gift Bag Tutorial & Ideas

This tutorial shows how to make a paper gift packing bag from colored cardboard. Beautiful for packing oddly shaped items! The use of colored cardboard for scrap booking, rulers, scissors and glue can create containers for Easter gifts. Template and photo masterclass see below.

Required Material:

  • Colored cardboard for scrap booking
  • Rulers
  • Scissors
  • Glue

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Hope you like this Gift packing tutorial.


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