Arrange papers along a flat, level surface until a cohesive, balanced color scheme takes shape. For a monochromatic approach, consider layering different shades and tints of the same color. For more of a multicolor effect, mix hues together which are high in contrast. TIP: For a feminine look, stick with muted colors and pastels mixed with neutrals such as taupe, brown or soft gray.
Using square paper is important since rosebuds have a perfectly round shape. Rectangular papers require cutting whereas square papers easily fold into spheres. The first step in the process is folding each sheet of square paper in half.