Vintage Pink Polkadot Rose Bouquet Tutorial – How To // DIY

Pink Polka dot Bouquet

Materials

  • 1 Pack of Polka-Dot Tissue Paper
  • 1 roll of Soft Pink Streamer
  • 1 roll of Coral Pink streamer
  • 12 Strands of Red Pipe cleaners
  • 1 sheet of Gem Sticker
  • 1 Pair of Scissors
  • 1 Tap Measure
  • 1 Glue Gun
  • 1 Measuring Board
  • 1 Glue Stick

 

All supplies for Pink Bouquet

 

Difficulty

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Step 1: Measure and Prepare Stems

 

How to Make a Pink Polkadot rose  Bouquet in 5 Steps

  • Take 1 red pipe cleaner from the 12 prepared bunch
  • Measure 4 inches. Fold gently at the 4 inches mark.
  • Take the bent pipe cleaner, and cut at the 4 inches mark.
  • Do this process in each of the 12 pipe cleaners.
  • Take the remaining pip cleaner and measure 1 inch. This will be the stem of your flowers.
  • Fold and leave some space at the 1 inch point.

Step 2: Prepare Tissue paper/Streamer

 

Take 2 streamers with 2 different shades of pink. The one with the darker hue will be the center of the bouquet.  Make sure you have enough streamers to make at least 1 dark maroon coloured rose, and 6 royal baby pink roses.

 

Summary:

  • Prepare 2 pink streamers. One baby pink, and one maroon pink
  • Maroon Streamer will be the center
  • Baby pink will be the body of bouquet.
  • Have enough streamer to make at least 6 baby pink roses
  • Have enough streamer to make at least 1 maroon rose.

 

Take your tape measure and align the start of the tape with the start of the streamer. Roll our your streamer until you reach the 25 inch mark.

 

Summary:

  • Measure streamer length with tape measure
  • Stop at 25 inches

 

Secure the tape measure and the pink streamer at the 25 inch point. Carefully cut the streamer at the 25 inch mark.

 

Summary:

  • Secure tape measure and pink streamer at 25 inches
  • Cut streamer at 25 inch mark

Next, gather your polka dot tissue paper. Measure at around 4 inches wide and create crease. It doesn’t matter how long the tissue paper is as long as it is around 15 or more inches long.  To make sure the tissue paper is strong enough to be twisted without ripping, fold the tissue paper in half hamburger style. Glue the inside of the tissue paper in place.  Make sure you create enough paper strips for at least 6 polka dot roses. The end result will look like this (See below):

 

Summary:

  • Cut a long polka-dot tissue paper that is around 4 inches wide and 15 or more inches long.
  • Fold the long strip of paper hamburger style, and glue the inside.
  • Make sure you have enough for 6 roses.
  • The result is as follows:

 

After everything is prepared, it should look a little bit like this:

 

Step 3: Twist to Create body of the Flower.

Wrap the maroon polka-dot tissue paper or the pink streamer around the hook.  Wrap the center so that it is secure. Next, tuck your thumb under the piece of paper to gently form a triangle. Tuck your thumb under the triangle to create another triangle. Meanwhile, use your left fingers to roll the pipe cleaner counter clock-wise until you can only see a little bit of the triangle. Keep repeating the process until you have a small piece of paper at the end.

 

Summary:

  • Put paper under the hook.
  • Wrap paper around stem to cover the hook
  • Tuck thumb under paper and make a triangle.
  • Tuck thumb under triangle while rolling stem counter clockwise
  • Create another triangle by tucking thumb under
  • Repeat process

 

Tuck the ending piece of paper, and wrap it around the stem. Take the 4 inch Pipe cleaner and wrap it around the base of the flower. This will secure the flower.

 

Summary:

  • Tuck thumb under and wrap paper around stem
  • Secure flower by wrapping 4 inch pipe cleaner around the base
  • The base should look like the image above

Prepare the glue gun. and peel off a Gem sticker.  Place a small amount of glue in the center of the flower. place the gem sticker in the center of a rose to give it an extra flair.

 

Summary:

  • Prepare Glue gun.
  • Peel off Gem Sticker.
  • Place glue in the center of the rose.
  • place gem sticker in the center of the rose.

 

Repeat the same process for the soft pink streamer.  Wrap the streamer around the hook.  Wrap the center so that it is secure. Next, tuck your thumb under the piece of paper to gently form a triangle. Tuck your thumb under the triangle to create another triangle. Meanwhile, use your left fingers to roll the pipe cleaner counter clock-wise until you can only see a little bit of the triangle. Keep repeating the process until you have a small piece of paper at the end.

 

Summary:

  • Put soft pink streamer under the hook.
  • Wrap paper around stem to cover the hook
  • Tuck thumb under paper and make a triangle.
  • Tuck thumb under triangle while rolling stem counter clockwise
  • Create another triangle by tucking thumb under
  • Repeat process

Step 4: Gather flowers

Gather the flowers together by putting the dark maroon rose in the center. place a soft pink rose and then a polka-dot rose around the center rose. keep alternating the different roses until you gather all 12 roses together,  Next. Take a stem, anyone will do, and wrap it around the other stems, This will secure the bouquet.  Finally, cut the ends of the bouquet evenly the create a nice even finish.

 

Summary:

  • Place a maroon rose in the center
  • place a soft pink, then a polka dot rose around the maroon rose
  • Keep placing a soft pink, and then polka dot rose around until you run out of roses.
  • Take a random stem when all 12 are gathered
  • Secure bouquet by wrapping all stems together
  • Cut the ends to create even finish.

 

Step 5: Gather Flowers together

Take a dotted ribbon, and wrap it around the bouquet stem.  Secure it by using white glue or glue gun. after it’s dried, place another ribbon to decorate the bouquet.

Summary:

  • Wrap stem with dotted ribbon
  • Glue it to secure ribbon
  • wrap a bow around it to decorate.

Final Result

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Congrats! You’ve successfully created the Fabulous Polka-dotted Roses bouquet! Please Like and share if you like this. As always, click subscribe and check out the video again if you get stuck.

 

Always with love,

-Mawe