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How To… Make Paper Quilled Daisy Earring (Guest Post)

| September 23, 2011 | 29 Comments

paper quilling Welcome to this “Paper Quilling How To”, brought to you by the lovely Honey from Honeys Quilling. I first met Honey few months ago when I joined a collaborative ebook prokect – Make It Easy. Honey really has a fabulous passoin for Paper Quilling – a craft that I haven’t had a go since my teens… I think I never really “saw the point of it” until I saw Honey’s blog and post for Make It Easy… there are so many wonderfully pretty things you can make, including lovely note cards in the Make It Easy and today’s How To: Make Paper Quilled Daisy Earrings! I reckon these would also look lovely as a hair slide for Pip Squeak. Honey also has a gorgeous Etsy store.. why not check it out? In the meantime, over to Honey!

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Thank you Honey for such a lovely lovely tutorial and the great photos! Soooo… what do you think? Aren’t these earrings adorable? What to give paper quilling a go…. go on… yo know you want to! This post was written for Red Ted Art.

Oh and I love this Quilling Project for kids by Ordinary Life Magic:

Paper Quilling Rocks!

Or check out this adorable Quilled Heart Card – a great intro to quilling for kids:

quilled heart how to

Or if you are into making jewellry, you may like these t-shirt bracelets:


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  1. Rashmie @MommyLabs says:

    This is amazing. And, thank you so much for the step by step tutorial. I have always been intrigued by paper quilling but never quite got down to doing it. It somehow felt tough or something that’s meant for very deft fingers.
    Your tutorial is very helpful. :)

  2. Red Ted Art says:

    Oooh Rashmie, I do hope you have a go! It really is easier than you think – I remember it from childhood and MUST give it another go myself!

  3. That takes me back! I had a quilling set when I was young. xx

  4. Red Ted Art says:

    You and me both! :-)

  5. Carolina J. says:

    Oh,how clever! I must remember this project to do with my baby daughter when she grows older!

  6. Hi!! this is amazing! thanks for sharing this with us!! and the bird… sooo precious !!! ?

  7. Becky from babybudgeting says:

    Stunning so unusual..Ilove it. Where do you find all therse amazing artists Maggie!

  8. Ivanna says:

    Sweet welcome to this link party – ). And happy crafting ).

  9. Red Ted Art says:

    Thank you for the invite Ivanna!

  10. I have never tried quilling although I probably did as a child but didn’t realise that it had a name. I love these flowers and I am going to try and make some for my wedding either as favours or decoration somewhere.

    Emma Phillips
    Our site:
    Toddler Wellies

  11. mummiafelice says:

    Quilling is such a pretty art, I think…and it’s suitable for children to have a go as well, which is perfect.

    Thanks for linking up to #handmadethursday

  12. Priyanka says:

    Hi, I am from India, and would love to seek your help in which sealant shall I use for sealing my quilling craft pendants and earrings to have a shine and stiffness..
    Please help

    • Red Ted Art says:

      Have dropped Honey an email for advice! Hopefully we shall have an answer soon!

    • Red Ted Art says:

      Honey says:
      Hi There are MANY brands of sealants, topcoats, varnishes, etc. in craft stores. Most of these will work for paper quilling to make it stiff, shiny, more durable, and water resistant. just take a trip to your local craft store and see what they have! Some will be quite liquid and some will be more stiff. One product that I use is PPA. It stands for “perfect paper adhesive” and is used a as a glue AND as a sealant/top coat. I sell it in my quilling supply shop:

      In addition, just make sure that the sealant you use is okay for paper. Some are specially made for fabric, some are for general use (which would be fine for paper), some are only for paints, etc. I use a little paintbrush to apply the sealant to my paper quilled jewelry. I do several layers to make sure it is all covered and is as water resistant as possible.

      • Charli says:

        In the old days (I’ve been quilling for over 50 years) we used regular old Elmer’s glue as a topcoat and many quillests still use it today. The big secret to using a topcoat is to do very thin coats allowing them to dry between applications.

  13. vidhi says:

    really amazing .want to learn more designs from honey.tried and get success in making.thanks alot….honey

  14. Vijaya says:

    great design tutorial

  15. Ailsa Cordner says:

    Fab looking tutorial – I have just got back from buying quilling supplies so will be trying this later!!

  16. vino says:

    hai i am living in dubai,i liked ur tutorials.where can i get the quilling paper and other items in dubai or sharjah.i used this method for making cards and for decoration.i want to try jewellary.pls help me to find the items thanks

    • Red Ted Art says:

      Oh goodness, I don’t know! Do places like Amazon deliver to Dubai? Failing that, you could make your own? Cutting strips of paper? Sorry not to help more!

  17. Dhivya says:

    This is amazing… I want to try this. How do I get these color papers. Is there any specific name for it?

  18. Shelley says:

    What do you use for sealant? Love the tutorial!

  19. shreya says:

    awsm!! i loved it!!

  20. Monisha angel says:

    Awsome I loved it soo much…

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