Paper Flowers as Gifts

Why not give someone you love and appreciate a bouquet of paper flowers? They won't wilt and you never have to water them. They come in any color that you choose and no one will be allergic to them.

By far, the most loved origami flower is the Kawasaki Rose created by Toshikazu Kawasaki. You may get instructions on how to fold this rose from the Roses and Flowers section of this web site. has many books about folding paper flowers and, of course, a huge selection of origami paper that you may use. [Photo: Kawasaki rose and Dogwood Blossom by Nicolas Olivier Prudhon]

If you're not the artsy type, don't worry, you can buy origami flowers from merchants such as: