Easy DIY Crafts : How to Make DIY Colorful Leaves Using Paper!

Leaves are often unseen and unsung for their beauty, wide variety of colours, shapes, textures and sheer simplicity. Leaves are one of the finest creations of nature. We can easily made colourful leaves using paper at home. It is one of the awesome and easy diy crafts that will bring out colourful results and even kids can easily make this craft for their school projects.

A famous writer Mehmet Murad Ilan says: “The wind is the sacred music of the leaves; wherever and whenever the wind blows, over there leaves start their holy dancing frantically!”

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Let’s Learn How to Make DIY Colorful Leaves Using Paper!

So let’s get our hands on creating something close to nature that can help us add some of that X-factor to our house! We give you a step by step guide on how to make colorful leaves!

Material Required for DIY Colorful Leaves

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  • Crepe paper
  • Craft paper
  • Thread
  • Cotton bud
  • Adhesive
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Green tape
  • Paper stick

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Procedure for Making Colorful Leaves Easy DIY Crafts

Step 1: Take the craft paper n draw a leaf on it. Cut it out in the proper shape of a leaf.

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Step 2: Slightly fold the edges from all sides to give it more dimension.

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Step 3: Now take  the crepe paper and cut a rectangle with 4cm and 8cm on opposite sides respectively.

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Step 4: Cut the cotton bud from one side.

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Step 5: Fold the crepe paper rectangle into half and wrap the cotton bud into it and tie it with the thread.

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Step 6: Now, fix the cut-out part of the cotton bud on one end of the paper stick, with thread.

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If you want to make easy paper flowers, you may also read – How to Make Easy Paper Flowers?

Step 7: Take the green tape and wrap it around the paper stick.

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Step 8: Apply glue at the bottom of the leaf.

Step 9: Roll the bottom of the leaf over the stick. Tie using thread.

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Step 10: Take the green tape and wrap it around the base of the leaf, in order to hide the thread.

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We guarantee you are going to surprise yourself with such an outstanding result of easy diy crafts! Gifting a bunch of flowers is so cliché but gifting a bunch of colorful leaves is so new and totally cool! So go ahead and be different!

Simple Paper Flower : How to Make Beautiful Flower From Paper!

Paper Flowers add a touch of personal elements in your Home decor. It is impossible to find a person who doesn’t love flowers. Keeping fresh flowers in a room makes the atmosphere vibrant and cheerful. However real flowers don’t last long. They loose the moisture and freshness in just a days time. Hence we are showing you how to make a beautiful paper flower for home decoration. This paper flower looks beautiful and remains fresh all the time.

How to Make Beautiful Simple Paper Flowers?

Here is a simple step by step tutorial for making simple paper flower craft. Watch here for the detailed procedure!

Material Required for Making Simple Paper Flowers

Material Required for Paper Flower

  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Colored paper
  • Adhesive

Step by Step Procedure for Making Easy Paper Flower

Step 1: Take the colour paper and cut into the petals shape of different sizes as above.

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Step 2: Fold the first layer of yellow paper inside.

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Step 3: Take the second layer. Apply glue on it and stick the first folded layer on it.

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Step 4: Fold the second layer inside as you did with the first layer.

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Step 5: Apply glue on the third layer and stick the first two folded layer on it.

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Step 6: Take the fourth layer. Apply glue on it.

Step 7: Place the bunch of layer on the fourth layer. Fold the third and the fourth layer inside as above.

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Step 8: Take the fifth layer and stick the bunch of layers on it.

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Step 9: Fold the fifth layer inside as we have done with the previous layers.

Step 10: Take the sixth layer. Stick the bunch of layers on it and slightly fold it inside.

Step 11: Repeat step 10 with the seventh layer.

Step 12: Take the last layer and repeat the same step as we have done previously.

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Look at the side view and the top view of the craft.

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See various images of the craft to get an in-depth idea and clear view of the final result.

Congratulations! You just created a Beautiful DIY Craft Home Decor item. And what’s more, it’s handcrafted by youfor your special ones. It can be of great use a centrepiece for a table to add a festive look and also a fabulous gifting option for your friends and relatives.

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Happy Creative Times!