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How to Make Autumn Leaf ‘Roses’

You’ve ironed leaves in wax paper. But have you tried to make roses from leaves? Pretty, don’t you think? And this could be the perfect weekend to make this autumnal craft project.


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posted October 23, 2006 at 1:50 am

Thank you for this project, CM. It kept 4 kids and 2 adults crazy-happy for hours. Plus, the once leaf-carpeted lawn is now spotless. Let’s see: fun activity + great gift + happy kids + clean yard. Hmm. Think you could post more of these multipurpose projects?! BTW, the link to this project included a link to a Russian website with the same info, plus a whole lot more, all marvelous. Take a look @

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posted October 24, 2006 at 6:16 pm

I’m doing the happy dance in my head for this project which I’ve shared worldwide, forgetting that species does matter, as does seasonality. Oh well. At least those of us with dropping leaves can rejoice. Thank you again, Amy.

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posted July 8, 2014 at 10:10 am

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