Leave it to Martha Stewart Weddings to come up with this fabulous DIY Paper and Fabric Wedding Flowers project. Add a little fun to your next event or party with these Tissue Paper Swizzle Sticks, they will make any cocktail more enjoyable!
Swizzle sticks topped with crepe-paper flowers — a spider chrysanthemum and a sleek calla lily — add zest to lime spritzers.
How to Make It
Calla Lily: Cut a 5-inch petal freehand (or download the template here) from a single layer of two-toned green crepe paper. Affix 5 pearl stamens (found at crafts stores) to the end of stirrer with floral tape. Place stamen end of stirrer in center of crepe paper petal; wrap petal around stirrer to form blossom; bind with floral tape.
Chrysanthemum: Cut a 2-inch-wide strip from prefolded crepe paper (do not unfold). Fringe with scissors (or download the template here). Unfold paper, and wind strip around end of stirrer; wrap with floral tape to secure. Fluff fringed ends to form a blossom.