Renee Elliott

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Renee Elliott


Renee Elliott is a self-proclaimed fashion addict, food junkie and arts & craft nerd. She is the gal behind Re: Creative where she works on window displays, events and teaches craft classes.With an eye for detail, a love for DIY projects and a passion for creating, Renee is able to add her unique touch to any project.

DIY: Flower Packaging

Posted by Renee Elliott Tuesday, May 6, 2014 10:35 AM EST




Two of my favourite things in this world might have to be flowers and cute packaging. In this project, I combine the two to create the perfect little Mother’s Day gift!



- A selection of your favourite flowers

- Roll of kraft paper

- Stamp

- White ink

- Twine

- Scissors

- Tape



STEP 1: Cut a large square piece of kraft paper. Mine was 17” x 17”.




STEP 2: Create a staggered pattern with your stamp and ink on both sides of the craft paper. Set aside to dry for five minutes.




STEP 3: Arrange the flowers in your hand and tie with twine. Trim stems and remove any foliage as necessary.


STEP 4: Lie the craft paper flat in a diamond shape and place your bouquet of flowers onto the paper so that the top of the bouquet is on a point.




STEP 5: Carefully wrap the paper around the flowers and fold over the ends so that it looks tidy. Secure the paper with tape and wrap with twine.

Topics: Renos & DIY, DIY, DIY Decor, Mother's Day


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