Do-It-Yourself Flower Accents

Add blooms of style to your scrapbook pages with one-of-a-kind flower embellishments you can make yourself.
Doily Flowers

Design by Lisa Storms

With creative folding, round doilies from the cake-decorating aisle of the crafts store turn into textural flowers for a layout. For each flower, fold five doilies in half. Fold each doily again, this time a little more than half. Fold the last fold back again, only halfway. Glue the tips of the folded doilies together, and adhere a punched cardstock circle to the center to secure.

Editor's Tip: Customize them by inking or chalking them to match your background papers.

  • Get the list of sources used in this project.
    Patterned paper: Bella Blvd (black), My Mind's Eye (green). Stickers: American Crafts (title), Little Yellow Bicycle (pink circle), Sassafras (green circle). Brads: Fancy Pants Designs. Ink: Clearsnap. Doilies: Wilton.
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