How To Make A Fabric Flower Tutorial

By | September 15, 2013

There are lots of ways you can get creative with making flowers.  You can make them in all sorts of shapes and colors and with fabric, ribbon, or felt.  They add such a nice addition to craft projects, because you can color coordinate them to match your decor and make them big or small whatever size you need.  They are sew very easy!

Flower fabric tutorial

Rip 3-4 strips of fabric about 1- 1/2 inches wide.  You can make it wider if you are going to use it for a large surface.  I used this one for a flower pot so I didn’t need it too big.

flower tut strips

Fold the strips in half then either sew or put a dab of glue on each end.

flower tut strips 2

Start rolling up the end, this will create the center.

flower tut center 2

Then start twisting the fabric as you roll it, adding a dot of glue as you go to hold it in place.

flower tut twist

Keep twisting as you go until you have the the size you want.  Glue the end to the flower then grab another strip and glue it on the flower and start twisting again.

flower tutorial fabric

When it’s the size you want cut a circle from card stock paper and apply glue.  Glue the flower onto the paper and you’re done!

flower tut glue

 

fabric flower tutorial

Want more?

See my tutorial on How to Make a Flower from Felt

Felt-Flower-Tutorial

 Follow SEWlicious Home Decor’s board Flowers-How to Make Flowers and Flower Crafts on Pinterest.

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