Pretty Paper Flower Cards

Bold cardstock flowers make beautiful Mother's Day cards. Celebrate mom with a happy homemade card. We'll show you how to create stunning paper peonies, roses, daisies, and ranunculus. Plus, get our must-try ideas for sweet handmade Mother's Day gifts.

Paper Flower Cards

Colorful cardstock is all you need to create beautiful blooming Mother's Day cards. Brighten her day with a handmade card that's sure to make her smile. 

To create these DIY gift tags, create a paper bloom. Mix and match her favorite colors. Glue the finished flower to a plain white gift tag and finish with a pretty handwritten message to Mom. 

Get the free paper flower instructions. 

You can create DIY calligraphy! Get our must-have tips here. 

Beautiful Blooms

Here's the easiest Mother's Day gift idea! Dress up store-bought blooms with a quick tissue paper wrap and handmade tag. Let the colorful paper flowers pop by choosing a bouquet of fresh white flowers. For an in-season Mother's Day gift, select spring blooms like tulips, peonies, and lilacs. 

Get the free paper flower instructions. 

Paper Flower Gift Toppers

Gift Mom a gift that's as beautiful as she is. A vibrant mix of paper flowers makes plain packages pop! For a bold look, vary the size, styles, and colors of the flowers and add a few colorful leaves. Wrap gifts with colorful paper and twine. Attach flowers with double-sided sticky foam to enhance their 3-D effect. 

Creative Gift-Wrapping Ideas

Pretty Picture

Framing an array of paper flowers puts a fun 3-D spin on the classic shadow box. For the most depth, make flowers an array of sizes, colors, and styles. Use our free template, or get creative and make a variety of stunning paper flowers. 

A classic white frame allows the colorful flowers to pop.

Get the free paper flower instructions. 

Blooming Vase

White paper flowers transform an inexpensive crafts store vase into a one-of-a-kind Mother's Day gift. The monochromatic scheme looks polished and expensive, with or without the added fresh flowers. Attach cardstock flowers to the vase using a hot-glue gun.

Want to personalize it for Mom? Instead of white flowers, use shades of her favorite colors. 

Get the free paper flower instructions. 

Pretty DIY Mother's Day Gifts

1 Comment

  1. These are so gorgeous! My mom will be visiting us right around Mother's Day and this is a perfect craft for my boys to do.

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