Monday, September 22, 2014

Paper Rose tutorial

Hi friends,

This is a picture heavy post.

I got a request from my colleague to decorate her pen stand. Here it what i have made with embossed pattern paper,handmade roses,pearls, and laces.
Decorated Pen stand
Here is the step by step tutorial to make rose.

Take three square paper of same size

Fold diagonally

further fold and draw the pattern as shown above

Cut on the drawn lines

Cut 1, 2 and 3 petals as above

Fold the edges like above

Glue it

Fix one above the other in the order shown above

Final product - Paper rose
So you don't need any punch or special equipment to make such beauties.

Linking this project to the below challenges
1. Artistic Inspiration - Challenge#110
2. Curtain Call  - Wishing well (roses)
3. Eclectic Ellapu 

Thanks for visiting.


  1. Very simple and clear tutorial, thank you. Decoration with rose lovely. Regards

  2. The pen stand look beautiful loved the addition of pearls..and lovely tut :)

  3. Beautiful, great tutorial for Rose. Thanks for joining us at 613 Avenue Create. PennyRae DT

  4. Nice tutorial Shyla, I am your newest follower now!

  5. its such a beauty shyla... thanks for the tute

  6. What a beautiful pen stand. I also love the handmade rose tutorial. Very inspiring. :D
    Thank you for joining us One Stitch At A Time.
    Deborah DT

  7. Gorgeous rose Shylaa... lovely pen stand.. :)

  8. Beautiful! love how you made the flowers and your well photographed tutorial...might have to have a go at making some of them when i have the time! x Thanks for sharing with us over at Glitter n Sparkle - Vic, DT X

  9. Oh, how pretty! I love the pink flower... awesome layers. The pearls look wonderful. Oh, and I also like the embossed paper. So elegant. Thank you for playing along with us at Curtain Call Inspiration Challenge.

  10. Beautiful container and lovely tutorial. Thank you for playing along this week at OSAAT. I sure hope to see you back again very soon. Good Luck in the challenge!!!


    CraftyGirl OSAAT DT

  11. Very different, love the pink roses, good tutorial. well done need one in my craft room. thanks for entering the glitter n sparkle challenge Chris DT x good luck

  12. Wow, how lovely! Thank you so much for the tutorial; I am bookmarking it so I can refer to it later! Thank you for playing along with the stitchy angels!


    Chriss – OSAAT Design Team

  13. Nice upgrade for the pen can. And thank you for the rose tutorial looks easy and the result is effective. Thank you for sharing with us at 613 Avenue Create this week.

  14. Such a beautifully decorated tin :) Thank you for joining us this challenge at OSAAT and good luck. Hugs NIKKI DT

  15. Thank you for the easy to follow. I've saved it to my favorites and will show my craft group here in Cyprus your inspiring roses. Wynn fellow teamie Unstampabelles x

  16. How beautiful your rose looks and the penstand looks super elegant!!
    Dr Sonia
    Cards Crafts Kids Projects

  17. That looks lovely. Thanks for sharing


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