How to make 5 petal flower with Grosgrain ribbon. 1


Grosgrain ribbon petal flower tutorial

How to make 5 petal flower with Grosgrain ribbon.

 

satin and organza ribbon flower

To Make this 5 petal flower you will need 5 by 3″ lenghts of 22mm grosgrain ribbon or double sided satin ribbon. You can use different lengths for a different look or add more petals.

How to make a Grosgrain ribbon flower
Fold 1 length of grosgrain ribbon in half and stitch the cut edge as per picture with two hills and one valley.

How to make a Grosgrain ribbon flower  Continue with the next length.  Make sure your grosgrain ribbon sides face down.

 

How to make a Grosgrain ribbon flower   Continue until you have 5 petals.

How to make a Grosgrain ribbon flower   Join the first and last petal by stitching through the front of the first petal and pull tight.

grosgrain ribbon petal flower tutorial   I like to do another layer of stitches around the back. Stitching through only the sides of each petal and pull tight again and double knot. This is the back view of the flower.

How to make a Grosgrain ribbon flower

If you would like flowers with pointy tips.

How to make a Grosgrain ribbon flower

Take you 3″ length of ribbon and fold to make a right angle.

How to make a Grosgrain ribbon flowerNow you fold the grosgrain ribbon on line in the last picture so the ribbon on the right is now sitting on the ribbon I was holding with my thumb. I place a dab of hot glue on the inside corner of the grosgrain ribbon to hold it together and than you stitch the base of the petal the same as above.  Or you can just fold over and press the petals in place and the stitch as per the flower above.  For the satin ribbon flowers I just fold and stitch.

How to make a Grosgrain ribbon flower

 5 petal ribbon flower tutorial

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At Think Bowtique we sell the finest quality grosgrain ribbons and double sided satin ribbon available.  You will also find a huge range of rhinestone embellishments for your flower centre.  If you would like to turn your ribbon flower into a hair clip or headband we have hair clips and a huge range of headband elastic’s.

 

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