DIY Hostess Gifts: Tussie Mussie

by Virginia Bittinger


Tussie Mussie


  • Paper Doily
  • Used, Damp Tea Bag
  • Glue
  • Dried Flowers
  • Wire or Twist Tie
  • Twine
  • Button




Use the damp tea bag and wipe over the doily to give it an aged appearance. Allow to dry.

Form the doily into a cone shape and secure with glue.

Gather your dried flowers. Use wire or a twist tie to hold the flowers together. Trim the stems to the length needed to fit into the cone.

Insert flowers into the cone.

Wrap the cone with twine and add a button.

The Tussie Mussie will add a beautiful vintage style accessory to the home that will be enjoyed year round.







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