Tuesday, April 23, 2013

You can call me Flower if you want to.

Mother's Day is around the corner...
Don't buy flowers this year, make them!


We think these are so cute and will brighten up anyone's day.



Cut 2" hearts out of felt for the petals of your flower.
Pinch the bottom tip of the heart around the end of your stick and hot glue.
Glue 3-5 heart petals on each stick, they all should different. 
Once your petals are in place, wrap the bottom of your flower pedals with floral tape.
Glue on some leaves to complete your flower.


Easy. Breezey. Beautiful. Cover-jar.


Pour a small amount of paint into a jar and rotate to evenly coat the inside.
Turn your jar upside down on wax paper and let paint drip out.
Once the excess paint is out, turn it right side up and let it dry!


Having water in your jar will ruin the paint job!
If you decide to use real flowers, be sure to sneak in a cup with water.

We think they look like Dogwood flowers.







14 comments:

  1. That is so cute. I love my mason jars. Thanks for joining us at the Let's Get Social Sunday, Diane @ MamalDiane

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  2. Such a great idea! Homemade gift are the best! Have a lovely week. Angie

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  3. Dennis
    I just love those sweet little white flowers and the pretty lemon yellow vase! I'm visiting you today from Salt Tree. I'm co-hosting a Linky Party today and would LOVE for you to add this. I hope you get a chance to stop by my blog, leave a comment and Link Up, too!
    ~ Megin of VMG206
    Tile Photo Coasters ~ Gift Idea

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  4. That looks so pretty! I am still looking for Mother's Day gift ideas so thanks for this.

    If you have a minute to spare I'd be thrilled if you could share this post at my weekly Say G'Day Saturday linky party which has just started. I'm also inviting Pinning Bloggers to pin to my Mother's Day Group board; if you are interested the details are all at my blog.

    Best wishes and happy weekend!
    Natasha in Oz
    www.natashainoz.com

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  5. These are lovely ! I wouldn't mind a bunch {or two!} Thank you so much for sharing at our ALL MY BLOGGY FRIENDS party !

    Linda
    With A Blast

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    1. Featured you today !

      http://withablast.blogspot.com/2013/05/all-my-bloggy-friends-special-mothers.html

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  6. Love you guys so much! This is a great idea. Thanks for sharing on our Brag About It party. Wish we could hang out together! :)

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  7. I wanted to let you know that You Were Featured on VMG206 ~ Brag About It Tuesday's Linky Party from last week! I can't wait to see what you've been working on this week!
    ~ Megin of VMG206
    Join me each Tuesday for Brag About It Link Up Party

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  8. You guys have made it onto the top of my favorite new bloggers! I love all that you do! The flowers are so sweet and LOVE the jar vase! Thank you for sharing this at the party this week. I am also featuring this on my Facebook page as well as pinning to my You're Gonna Love It board on Pinterest!

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  9. Wow...what a wonderful creation of artificial flowers and bouquets!!!..

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  10. So pretty..I loved to make such cards for Rakshabandhan Gifts !!

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  11. My daughters are really into making faux flowers, and they have never made them from felt. These are excellent, so I'm pinning them. Thanks for linking up to Throwback Thursday.

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  12. Lovely, just lovely! I wish I was more creative. Stopping by from Throwback Thursday.

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  13. Thanks for sharing your beautiful tutorial with us! http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/04/23/dont-buy-flowers-this-year-make-them/

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