How to make crepe paper flowers
Who doesn't like having vases full of a thousand bright colors? With flowers that manage to embellish even the darkest corners of our homes. Especially during the winter, when the days are cloudy, gray and without harmony, it is very nice to have flowers that give color back to those days a bit like this.
Flowers offer freshness and a new atmosphere in the environments in which they are placed. But they have a big flaw: they wilt, some even very quickly.
But there is a solution to this problem: handmade crepe paper flowers! These fake flowers, very easy to make, can be used in various ways. For example inserted inside a letter of greeting, or to accompany the favors for weddings or baptisms. If made in large numbers, these flowers can give rise to floral arrangements that we can put in the saddest corners of the house so as to revive them, or use them as a centerpiece for important lunches or dinners, occasions in which they are also very close to fruit.
Of course, fake flowers can be found in all home stores or at florists, but making them comfortably at home with your own hands is much more satisfying and fun!
Or why not, you can make crepe paper flowers using your children as assistants! The little ones love this type of chores, they would have a lot of fun, and in addition you can amaze your friends with your creations!
So first we need to get crepe paper. This type of paper is perfect because it is simple to use. It is elastic, it can be curled as you wish and we find it with very bright colors; other advantages of this card are the low price, its versatility and the fact that it is easy for children to work.