These are similar to how my Grandma Deakin's Memorial Day Flowers are made, then dipped in Wax to make they almost weather-proof. All colors, roses and tulips. How to Make Paper Flowers for a Wedding Bouquet : Decorating : Home & Garden Television
Photo of ribbon bookmarks with felt ends. Example of blanket stitch. Something like this would be a good idea for a beginning sewing project. They might make good gifts for a child to give or to put in a book?