Waaay back in May of last year I made a silk flower, and several people asked about a tutorial. Well I finally finished the tutorial for making this giant, gorgeous bloom! You can download the pdf here:
This is a really big flower, but of course you can scale it down in a variety of ways:
- Make the pieces smaller
- Sew the petals together closer together
- Only use the small petals
It would make a big statement on a bag. Or you can do like I did, and add an eyelet to the back and hang them on the wall.
Here are some other versions using the same basic construction: