I originally did this tutorial for, and it remains one of my favorite projects.  Here I’ll share the original post, plus some extra photos and details about how I make paper roses. These unique flowers can be bound into bouquets, or worked into creative centerpieces and decorations.   I use [...]

Paper Flower Tutorial: Storybook Paper Roses

The original tutorial for for Storybook paper roses, as seen on 100 Layer Cake. This is my technique for making roses out of book pages or sheet music.

I love all the unpainted stuff you can find these days... these cardboard books would be perfect for a Book Club or Harry Potter party!  Found: Michael's Craft Store Section: Unpainted Price: $3.99

These would be great for many ways to make spell books for a scene for Halloween Craft stores like Michael’s sell cardboard tomes you can customize and paint yourself.

Centerpiece for Book-themed Bar Mitzvah. Also appropriate for #Teacherappreciation or #backtoschool.

Book-themed Bar Mitzvah

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vintage themed wedding centerpieces with lanterns and books

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Pretty moss-covered books as centerpieces (Boston Public Library wedding reception). Photography by, Coordination by, Floral Design by

Boston Public Library Wedding from Sweet Monday Photography