Can you believe it has been nearly 8 years since I made this frosted paper gardenia? Although it is still one of our most popular projects, I felt like it was time to come up with a new design for this flower.

This pattern is simple to cut by hand or you can use a cutting machine. Along with the full gardenia bloom, you will also learn how to make the leaves for this flower and add a bud.

frosted paper gardenia flower

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How to Make a Frosted Paper Gardenia

  1. Gather your craft tools and materials. Then download the flower pattern below.
  2. Cut your petals and leaves, and score your leaves as shown on the pattern.
  3. Add color to the center of one side of each petal piece.
  4. Glue cotton spun balls to floral wires — one for the bud and one for the bloom.

Full tutorial available for members to download below.

handmade paper gardenia
frosted paper gardenia bloom and bud
DIY frosted paper gardenia
frosted paper gardenia
handmade paper gardenia flower with bud