How to DIY Pretty Giant Paper Rose Flower

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giant-paper-rose07.jpg giant-paper-rose09.jpg giant-paper-rose10.jpg giant-paper-rose11.jpgThese gorgeous giant rose flowers are simple to make and beautiful for parties, weddings,  photo props, tea parties, Valentine’s day, gardens and more!

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Materials you may need (to make one giant rose):

  • 1 Roll of floral tape
  • 6 18-gauge floral stem wire
  • 4 sheets of Doublette crepe paper for petals
  • 1 sheet of Doublette crepe paper in green for leaves, calyx, stem
  • 1 round pencil
  • Craft Glue
  • Crepe paper templates (download from Martha Stewart)
  • 3 copies of teardrop template
  • 8 copies of the heart-shaped template
  • 2 copies of the leaf template
  • 1 copy of the calyx template