felt cosmos flowerExplore the Cosmos

Explore the cosmos with craftiness! Our latest felt DIY is this stunning felt cosmos flower. Cosmos are a perfect flower for this time of year… Cosmos flowers are celebrated as a symbol for unity and devotion, which is a perfect Valentine’s-esque project. Craft a few of these stunning specimens for a sweetheart or adorn your own home in handcrafted love! 

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Tools

Materials

  • Green Paper Covered Floral Wire – 18-gauge 
  • Green Floral Tape
  • Benzie Felt in Fern, Ochre, Flamingo, Red, and Raspberry
  • Copic Markers in Red (R46), Pink (RV14), Gray (N6)

Steps

  1. Gather the tools and materials listed above.
  2. Cut out the felt pieces according to the pattern.
  3. Glue the bottom of each petal. Use an iron to press the creases into the folded petals.
  4. Bend the end of a floral wire, then glue the center piece around it.
  5. Glue all of the petals evenly around the flower center.
  6. Use a maker slightly darker then the felt and color the centers of each petal.
  7. Glue a green sepal to the back of the flower.
  8. Cover and thicken the flower stem with floral tape.

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