How to Make a Paper Magnolia Garland Centerpiece
Learn how to make a strand of magnolia blossoms using crepe paper and live branches.
Tools and Materials:
white crepe paper
white floral tape
green wire stems
Fold crepe paper to approximately a 4" x 5" rectangle.
Draw a large petal shape in center of crepe paper. Cut out to make multiple petals out of folded paper.
Fold floral stem in half. Thread stamen through folded stem and fold upward. Tightly twist stem several times to secure stamen.
Stack two petals and scrunch at the bottom.
Place scrunched petals on stem and attach with floral tape. Repeat 3 times for a total of 8 petals.
Fluff petals and twist wire stem around magnolia branch. Repeat on additional magnolia branches, and attach all branches with floral wire to form a garland of desired length.