Botanical Light Lanterns from Vlieseline

Botanical Light Lanterns from Vlieseline

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The idea for the botanical lanterns can be used all year round. Go hunting for snowdrops in the spring or press rose petals over the summer. For this project, you need pressed leaves, spruce branches or flowers. Do it yourself in advance or use punched-out paper shapes.
How to do it
Guide step 1
Step 1.
Cut flowers and leaves into small pieces.
Guide step 2
Step 2.
Trim a 40 cm piece of vlieseline.
Guide step 3
Step 3.
Place the leaves onto the back of the vlieseline, i.e. on the rough side.
Guide step 4
Step 4.
Cover half of the vlieseline, double it over so that the sticky sides are facing each other.
Guide step 5
Step 5.
Fix the leaves using an iron at a low setting (don't use steam). Don't iron the last cm of the vlieseline. Only press for approx. 6-8 seconds.
Guide step 6
Step 6.
Open one end of the vlieseline and fold the top- and underside around the other end of the vlieseline. Fix the ends with an iron, forming a tube.
Guide step 7
Step 7.
Switch on the LED lights and place the lantern over.
Guide step 8
Another variant
Guide step 9
Another variant
You may use the same idea for making lovely cones filled with spruce branches and LED lights.

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Flowers and butterflies, D: 27-64 mm, off-white, 24mixed
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