I’m Dreaming of a White Poinsettia

This wreath features creamy white poinsettias, tinged with light pink and a light, bright green. You can achieve this color combo with my extra-fine crepe paper in linen and two colors from my PanPastel set. If you haven’t used PanPastel pigments to color your flowers before, you may want to watch this video for guidance

Along with my white crepe paper, I chose two different greens for the leaves underneath. I used the same green PanPastel here as well to color my leaves. The photo tutorial at the end of this post will give you a better idea of what this looks like.

The photo tutorial will also show you step-by-step how to create your own white crepe paper poinsettia wreath. Or you can watch this video tutorial to see how I put it together. The video will give you some other ideas, too, for how to decorate with poinsettias for the holidays. 

To simplify this DIY idea a bit, you could always skip coloring your poinsettias. Whatever you decide to do, I’d love to see your version! If you craft this white crepe paper poinsettia wreath, make sure to share to post it on your Instagram and use the hashtag #MadeWithLia. Happy crafting! ~Lia and team

How to Make Extra-Fine White Crepe Paper Poinsettias

  1. Gather your craft tools and materials. Then download the poinsettia pattern at the end of this post.
  2. Cut crepe paper petals, leaves, and stamen according to pattern notes.
  3. With tacky glue, place your white floral wire on edge of petal half; then place second half over the wire.
  4. Fold six stamen pieces in half against grain and fringe along fold as noted on the pattern.

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Photo tutorial for white crepe paper poinsettia wreath by Lia Griffith

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