REDUCE – REUSE – RECYCLE are the word we use when it comes to the waste materials but do you know that this things can add a glam to your home! Who doesn’t like to have a pretty and beautiful environment to live around? The best part about the home décor is the flower vases and the wall hangings and to these flowers are the main spot of attraction. Well having that said buying flowers weekly can cost your pocket tons ( Not to lessen the importance of the natural fragrance and delicate corner ) the solutions are always up! If not buy it we can make and try it!
Waste materials can be turned into beautiful flowers and these are cheap and when pouring a cup of creativity with a hint of colors and art any one can give their home a renovated look. Materials such as surf packets, plastics which are really harmful when disposed can be recycled in a method which is unimagined and beautiful at the same time. Not to brag, but yes we have 8 adorable ways that you can try out and add to the empty corners, insert in the DIY vases etc. out of these materials find your own material which you are feeling comfortable with and pour your own creativity and modify it. Before donating or dumping anything to the dust bin look it from the side of creative eye and make an inexpensive décor for a beautifully unique home!
Let’s get into these 8 ways to make use of waste materials for making Flowers
Surf packet Creative flower / Flower making décor DIY
Have you ever wondered not to dump the empty waste material of your surf packet and instead use it for home décor? If not then this is the right time to collect the plastic babies and gather some craft materials around. In this method you will come across quilling. It is an art of twisting and turning the strip of colored hard papers and making some fun things out of it. The leaves and stems of the flowers can be created with the help of this method of quilling. The main materials used in quilling are mostly a comb or a twig with a slit in it.
The harmful plastic present in the surf packet can be erased in a beautiful way. Use this home décor to decorate your house and the results will surely surprise you. Pack your seat belts because we are about to get started.
Surf empty packet
A Glue gun or fevicol
Straws or broom sticks
Sheet paper of different color
Take a clean surf packet and wash it thoroughly. Cut the seal side from top and bottom to make sure we have clean sheet
Now grab a scissor and cut the plastic sheet into strips ( note that all the strips should be in same size )
For neater and cleaner look rub a cloth on the surf sheet
Take a stick and wrap the sheet on one corner
When it’s done take a black thread or a rubber band to tighten the sheet into its place
Make sure you make more than one flower
Take the color sheet and cut It vertically using the scissors
Place the sheet into the teeth’s of comb alternately ,Glue the spots that are on the top When the sheet is glued place another sheet on top of it
Remove when you feel that they are sticked together ,You`ll need more than one of this
Take the stick and stick the thing you made using the comb
Use your imagination and stick as many you want And it’s done
FLOWER MAKING OUT OF DISPOSABLE GLASS
Disposable glass can be used for no only jus drinking out of it can be used to make random stuff too for your self
Green color cloth
Take the paper glass on a flat table and mark your cutting on the paper
Cut the glass vertically on one side and crop out the bottom part of the cup
so that the glass makes a curved sheet of paper
Fold the sheet inside so that when the folded part Is cut it makes a perfect square
Make as many squares you can with available glasses
Fold the squares into half until it cannot be more folded cut the folded paper into a small triangle and open it up
Voila your waste paper cup is converted into a small flower
Cut just a side of flower through inside and stick it to overlapping flower petal
Make leaves used same flat paper and cutting it into the shape
Stick a ear bud through the center and color the flower in the color of your choice
Take a stick and stick the flower. for decoration use green paper or cloth covering the stick
Stick flower, leaves and use your imagination for further decoration, the bottom of paper glass is used as base of the flower color the base too.
Waste cloth beautifying into flowers
Skill and patience
Wash the cloth and dry it
Cut the cloth into straight prices and remove all the creases in the cloth
Take the first cloth and just place a drop of glue on the edge of the cloth
This might take more than one take for beginners so be patient
Just fold the cloth inside and roll up the cloth inside you can see that it takes the shape of rose
Make more and one use and them on your clothes and anywhere you want.
Waste water bottle transformation into lotus flowers
Empty water bottles
Take the waste bottle and cut it from the center
Cut the walls of the bottle making the mouth as the center of flower
Cut the rest of the bottle as petals of flower
Using glue gun and stick the petals to the neck of the bottle
Use the rest of the bottle as base of flower
After the petals are done paint them with red color
Take a thick paper and roll it tightly
Stick the cap of the bottle and just tighten the flower on top
You can color the stem too
Converted straws into flowers
Who use the straws over and over again? Thinking to dump them? Well we got a better idea for you try this amazing DIY flower out of waste straws splash your own creativity into it and decorate your home.
A long needle
Take the straws and cut them in to desired size
Poke the needle through the center of the straws
Squeeze the straws and tie them with the thread. Make sure they are tight enough to be together in the shape of a flower
Now that it is ready place a jewel or a paper ( colored ) in the middle to give it a complete fancy look!