I picked this little gem up from a local (Bristol) designer/artist/illustrator called Helen Ward whose inspirational blog I dip into every now and again. She made this rosette into a birthday card for her daughter and created a tutorial on 'how to'. Paper rosette tutorial. Helen also makes unusual jewellery which you can see here helenwardstudio @ Not on the High Street.
I used some paper I'd picked up at a local craft shop, the sort used for scrap-booking and card making, and made two rosettes.
Here they are:
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