Rosettes, or paper flower fans, are an easy-to-make party decoration that will liven up any room or party space. A few pieces of scrapbook paper that coordinate with your party theme and a sheet of personalized sticker labels is all you need to make a rosette backdrop for your candy buffet or multiple rosette ceiling decorations!

Download your printable Paper Rosette Instruction Sheet here.Paper Fan Tutorial

Supply List

Scrapbook paper, adhesive (hot glue gun or double-stick tape), scissors or paper cutter, personalized sticker labels

Step-by-Step Instructions:

  1. For a 10” Rosette, cut 4 sheets of paper, 5”x12”
  2. Accordion fold each sheet by 1” increments.
  3. You will have 4 paper “fans” when you are done.
  4. Glue each folded strip end-to-end.
  5. Create one long piece of accordion-folded paper.
  6. Make a ring by gluing the open ends to each other.
  7. Make a ring by gluing the open ends to each other.
  8. Glue a blank circle on the back to hold the edges.
  9. Glue a decorative circle to the front, and a personalized circle label.

All Done!

Experiment with different sizes to add variety to all your party decorations.

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Alan gives a detailed how-to on Rosette making in the latest Craft Time With Alan.