Make Orchids at Home [Illustrations by Shinod AP]
Make Orchids at Home [Illustrations by Shinod AP]

The things you need:

  1. Half-a-metre of organdy

  2. Golden wire

  3. Green electrical wire

  4. Adhesive

  5. Thread

Step 1: Draw out the orchid petals on the organdy. Cut them.

Step 2: Cut the golden wire such that it is of the same length as the petal. Stick it in the centre of all petals.

Step 3: Stick the ends of all the petals on the tip of the electrical wire and then additionally tighten it by tying a thread around it.

Step 4: Overturn the petals to give it the shape of a true orchid.

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