How to Make a Tricolore Rosette

1.5k Views 40 Likes
How to Make a Tricolore Rosette
7 Steps
Supplies
Embed
1
Gather your supplies

Gather your supplies

2
Using a compass draw four circles with the following diameters - 90mm, 65mm, 45mm and 25mm.   Cut the circles out.

Using a compass draw four circles with the following diameters - 90mm, 65mm, 45mm and 25mm. Cut the circles out.

Recommended For You
3
Cut strips of crepe paper. The blue paper should be at least 65mm wide.  Cut the white paper at a slightly narrower width and the red paper narrower again.

Cut strips of crepe paper. The blue paper should be at least 65mm wide. Cut the white paper at a slightly narrower width and the red paper narrower again.

4
Make the blue layer by carefully pleating the paper evenly around the centre compass mark of the largest circle.  Glue as you go.  Do the same for the white (65mm) and red (45mm) layers.

Make the blue layer by carefully pleating the paper evenly around the centre compass mark of the largest circle. Glue as you go. Do the same for the white (65mm) and red (45mm) layers.

5
Cut narrow strips of blue, white and red paper and staple to the blue rosette.

Cut narrow strips of blue, white and red paper and staple to the blue rosette.

6
Join the three coloured rosettes and staple all layers through the centre.

Join the three coloured rosettes and staple all layers through the centre.

7
Stick the smallest card circle over the staple.                   Et le voila. C'est magnifique!

Stick the smallest card circle over the staple. Et le voila. C'est magnifique!

keyboard shortcuts:     previous step     next step
Comments
0 COMMENTS
View More Comments