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Mint Petals

Added Nov 9, 2009

by ashchaser

Nashville, Tenne...






Lately I have become obsessed with fabric origami, creating numerous flowers and other shapes in my free time, yet this is my favorite! I first saw the design on a Derecuny dress I put in my notebook and it took a few hours to get the shape right but I finally figured it out and this was the first piece that looked awesome. I got the fabric from my grandmother’s leftover quilt pieces, and it turned out quite nicely!

Soon I plan to create a little how to on the petals, once I get my act together…

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Material Notes

no pattern….just me and a hellalot of patience



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Garment Type
Bridal, Casual, Classic, Evening Wear, Ethnic, Goth/Gothic Lolita, Mod, Other, Romantic

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    May 11, 2010, 06.23 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    looking around for some insipration for a fabric rose i found this and LOVE it! fantasitc choice of material AND great style!

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    Mar 18, 2010, 12.09 AMby helenadoll

    the colour looks so good with red hair… I may have to copy you :P

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    Feb 18, 2010, 09.36 AMby craziemirrie

    Beautiful! It really suits you.

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    Feb 4, 2010, 03.20 PMby rebeccalady

    that is soooo pretty! it compliments your color like crazy haha

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    Nov 21, 2009, 02.42 PMby maria-jose-bon

    this is very unique! I hope i can give it a try.. i’m usually not that good at folding…

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    Nov 19, 2009, 10.56 PMby imperfections

    Ohhhh!! I love your origami!

    Great way to update boring old flower petals. I love it when someone steps out and mixes it up.

    Great work!!

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    Nov 15, 2009, 03.33 AMby alekat

    wow this is so good. and it matches your lovely red hair so well. so clever

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    Nov 13, 2009, 08.17 AMby Shalyn McFaul

    Where is it? I thought it was the Make Fabric Origami thing, but that doesn’t look like it.

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      Nov 13, 2009, 02.45 PMby ashchaser

      I accidentally created it as a part of this project, just go to the top of this page and right under the name “mint petals” are two tabs- main, and instructions, et viola!

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    Nov 11, 2009, 11.04 PMby ashchaser

    alright! a how-to has been added, enjoy!

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    Nov 9, 2009, 08.07 PMby ladysophie

    Wow you clever girl, that is amazing!! I so love it, nice job. I would love to make one too, and would be very grateful for a how to.

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    Nov 9, 2009, 05.10 PMby lunatepetal

    pretty! love the color too :)

    yeah, a how-to would be awesome!!

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