Sweet Gathered Roses (my grandma's "magic" roses)

>> Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Such a unique fabric flower, grandma called them "magic roses"...hope you like them!

You’ll need –

a square of fabric approx 4 inches x 4 inches (any size square will work...play with it)

Needle and thread

Glue gun

Felt scraps cut into leaves


These are so fun to make and really have a unique look. 
 I hope you make them and love them as much as I do!


Tanyia June 22, 2010 at 7:38 AM  

how sweet looking! Thanks for the idea.

mandiegirl June 22, 2010 at 7:45 AM  

How cool! I've seen that fabric at JoAnn's SO many times & have almost bought it, & then the last time I went & actually looked for it, they didn't have it anymore! Thanks for the tip!

Helena (XOXO Parisky) June 22, 2010 at 7:54 AM  

Thank you for this tutorial! It looks easy and fun.

sisters4saymoreismore June 22, 2010 at 8:45 AM  

i have never seen a rossette done like that! i LOVE it!
~selina (sis#1)


debi June 22, 2010 at 8:56 AM  

Thanks for the tutorial! I love finding new ways to make flowers.

Chrissy June 22, 2010 at 4:40 PM  

I love that. Simple and cute. Going to try some this weekend. Love your blog! The Busy Beaver cbeavers.blogspot.com

Poppychic June 22, 2010 at 4:52 PM  

The great thing about these roses is you can really use ANY material from cotton to satin, tweed to lace and everything in between. I love playing with the sizes too...have fun! My grandma would be proud!

Mande June 23, 2010 at 2:06 AM  

Love these! Thank you for the tutorial.

Rachel June 23, 2010 at 7:12 AM  

How cool! Thanks so much for sharing the tutorial; I'd seen these roses before, but I couldn't figure out how to make them. This is awesome!

hipchic~cynde June 23, 2010 at 6:54 PM  

These are just too darn cute and adorable!

Good Girls Studio June 24, 2010 at 1:56 PM  

Oh my I may have to take these by the dozens! My clothes are impatiently waiting for their embellishments!

becky @ becky ann designs July 4, 2010 at 9:47 AM  

These are so adorable. I made a miniature one using a 2 1/2" square and hot glued it to a bobby pin. I'm linking your tutorial up to my blog.

Poppychic July 4, 2010 at 11:54 AM  

very cool guys...I love that you all want to try them. they are addictive though, some days I make more than I can handle, but my friends love the extras! and thanks for the link Becky!

naturallady November 14, 2010 at 9:02 AM  

Thanks for this super easy gathered flower. Sitting at home this Sunday morning with a sick child looking for something to make. Let's get started.