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Paper roses are a classic. They can be made from plain or coloured paper, book or map print. We do a smaller version with a shorter stem for buttonholes. Chat to us if you would like to place an order for your home or event.

Rose Stories

Beautiful Book Print – Bunch of Roses

We've been making these for years, but a fresh batch still fills us with delight. Pictured here against an unplastered feature wall in our new home. These are a few of the historical Freshly Found Roses... See more of our paper floral design projects...

Rose Bouquets – Paper Blooms for a Very Special Occasion

We have been commissioned to create a number of paper rose bouquets for an upcoming wedding. It has been such a delightful process for a  few reasons - Roses are beautiful blooms to create Adding some red paper to the book print paper has created a fresh vibrant feel...

Gentian Violet Paper Roses – Buttonholes

A very satisfying project.  Creating Gentian Violet Paper Roses by dying bookprint paper.   I coloured the paper in gorgeous gentian before creating the beautiful buttonholes for a groom and his bestmen.  Love wedding orders!   Gentian violet can be sourced from...

Envelope Roses! Paper from an unexpected source.

For a while I have added envelopes to the list of things I don't throw away!   I am so happy with the way they have transformed into buttonhole roses!  We can make these up for your function too - but we may need help with the envelope collecting! Envelope Roses!

Paper Roses – Flowers for a Special Lady

Delivered earlier this week - for a delightful lady. Paper Roses from paper record sleeves!

‘A Single Rose Can Be My Garden…’

 This is what I worked on this past weekend. I love the way the mixed papers look together. A delightful order, which is hopefully arriving in Cape Town very soon. [A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world.  Leo Buscaglia Read more at...

Paper Roses Durban Art – The Collective – It’s a Wrap Exhibition

Just submitted this item for the upcoming It's a Wrap Exhibition at The Collective in Florida Road. It's made from vintage book papers and the doiley is made from an old pattern instruction sheet.  The backing poster is a stitched patchwork of retro rose...

Paper Roses – Pretty Order Ready to Go!

Paper rose order - ready for delivery this afternoon.   SaveSave

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