DLTK's Crafts for Kids


DLTK's Crafts for Kids
Tissue Flowers for your Hair

Thanks to all the viewers who sent in versions of how to make tissue flowers!

Make one of these flowers and tie to a bobby pin or beret for your hair.  Or make a whole bouquet and give to a friend.  Squirt with a bit of perfume so they really smell!

I've listed these from easiest to hardest

Version 1

tissue flowers  tissue flowersTake 3 to 6 square pieces of tissue paper.

Stack on top of each other

tie in the center with a string and tie to a bobby pin (or wrap with a pipe cleaner to make a bouquet)

Version 2

tissue flowers  tissue flowersTake 4 strips of tissue paper 8 inches by 16 inches.

Accordian fold (fan fold)

tie in the center with a string and tie to a bobby pin (or wrap with a pipe cleaner to make a bouquet)

Pull apart the layers and fluff to shape

Version 3

tissue flowersTake napkins and cut in half lengthwise (so they're rectangles)

Pull apart the layers (they usually have 2 layers for each napkin)

Stack 15 layers

Accordian fold (fan fold)

tie in the center with a string and tie to a bobby pin (or wrap with a pipe cleaner to make a bouquet)

Carefully pull apart the layers and fluff to shape

 

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