16 paper flowers for Mother’s Day

Give someone special flowers that last a lifetime with these paper flowers for Mother's Day. There's 16 different species just waiting for you to make them.

Mother’s Day paper flowers

Mother’s Day paper flowers; they’re made with love, they’ll never die and they look just as beautiful than the real thing. We’ve gathered 14 species of the most popular Mother’s Day flowers and their paper alternatives for you to make. Pick your fave flower, make a big bouquet (or make one of each for a floral variation) and present them to the mama figure or top mum in your life.


For more Mother’s Day projects check out our how to make a Mother’s Day card tutorial and the beautiful Mother’s Day wreath by Cardmaking and Papercraft.

16 paper flowers for Mother’s Day


Paper Lavender

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Make some lavender paper flowers using Sister Mag’s video tutorial.


Paper Peonies

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Print Paper & Peony’s petal templates then assembly into a bouquet using their tutorial.


Paper Tulips

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If tulips are your mum’s fave flower then make a bunch using Paper Shape’s tutorial.


Paper Roses

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Mother’s Day paper flower bouquets aren’t complete without roses. Its Always Autumn even gives you a free printout of the beautiful marbled paper they’ve used.


Paper Camellias

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Lia Griffith’s metallic camellias give your gift wrapping an extra edge. We interviewed Lia back in 2017 so if you fancy reading more about her and her creative inspirations click here.


Paper Gerberas

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Dream Posy has created super-realistic gerberas and given you the free tutorial over on their blog.


Paper Daffodils

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Make your own host of golden paper daffodils with Cardmaking and Papercraft’s free tutorial.


Paper Daisies

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Monika Hibbs‘ paper daisies are the ideal flower for those who like minimalism.


Paper Poppies

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Head over to Lia Griffith’s site to make her gorgeous poppies! Her free paper flowers for Mother’s Day tutorial will be a well-loved gift.


Paper Hibiscus

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For a more tropical vibe, choose Summer Sunflower Co’s hibiscus Mother’s Day paper flower tutorial.


Paper Magnolia

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Cartefini shows you how to make these stunning magnolia flowers from crepe paper.


Paper Hydrangeas

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The House That Lars Built has a free paper hydrangea tutorial on her blog that’s just waiting for you.


Paper Fuchsia

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The Ducks Doodah shows you how to make tiny fuchsia flowers for Mother’s Day.


Paper Lilies

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Clever Poppy shows you how to make these paper lilies. Make them your mum’s fave colours and finish with a ribbon.


Paper Hollyhocks and Delphiniums

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Paper flowers for Mother’s Day don’t come more beautiful than these Hollyhocks and Delphiniums by Livia Cetti. You can start a free trial to Creative Bug and get access to Livia’s video tutorial.


Paper Wisteria

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For more of a paper flowers Mothers Day display try Abbi Kirsten’s wisteria tutorial. Set up a morning breakfast and decorate the room and table with this gorgeous wisteria.


We hope your lucky recipient loves her Mother’s Day paper flowers as much as we do! Tag us in some pics of your Mother’s Day projects on InstagramTwitter and Facebook. For more creative projects, subscribe to Mollie Makes. For more paper projects head to our free card making downloads and our DIY pop up cards templates.