You don’t need to have all sorts of fancy materials and equipment to create something beautiful. In fact, all you need is some paper and imagination! Today we’ve put together a collection of these seriously awesome (and adorable!) paper crafts that are perfect for teens and adults to enjoy. Make something for fun, something useful, or even something to decorate for a special event! Either way, we’re sure that you’ll have an excellent time… just watch out for paper cuts!
DIY Geometric Bowls
These are so cute! Plus they make for great organizers on your desk!
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Crepe Paper Garland
Decorate with lovely paper garland!
Found A Beautiful Mess
Quilted Paper Bowl
How amazing is this?! Why not try making your own?
DIY Recycled Paper
The ultimate paper craft! Making your own paper!
Found The Craftaholic Witch
These are so cute! They would make the perfect gift for someone who is about to travel!
Found Pillar Box Blue
Diamond Pendant Light
How cute is this?! Hard to believe it’s made of paper, right?
Found Hungry Heart
Paper Heart Tree
How cute?! This would make a fantastic Valentine’s Day decoration!
Found I Heart Crafty Things
This wreath is lovely! It would be a great decoration for a girl’s bedroom or a home office!
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Map Star Decorations
This is a lovely way to upcycle old maps!
Found Pillar Box Blue
If you have trouble keeping real plants alive, why not make these paper ones?
Paper Palm Leaf
How lovely is this?!
Found Ohoh Deco
Paper Pin Wheels
Pin wheels are always a crowd pleaser! Enjoy making them with this great tutorial!
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Tissue Paper Flowers
How beautiful are these lovely, paper flowers!? Plus they will never wilt!
Found The Country Chic Cottage
Origami is the ultimate paper crafting! I love the idea of doing a hanging mobile of these adorable umbrellas!
Found Fab Art DIY
This is insanely adorable! It would be great as a party favor with different flavored tea bags stuffed inside!
Found Make Life Lovely
Rainbow Paper Wall Hanging
How inventive is this!? Perfect for decorating a pre-teen room!
Found White House Crafts
Origami Planter Covers
Spruce up some plain planters by covering them with these funky origami covers!
Found Martha Stewart
If you love birdhouses, this is a great way to decorate for Spring!
Found Heart Filled Spaces
Dress up a special table setting with these colorful utensil holders!
Found The DIY Dreamer
Ombre Paper Mobile
How cute is this?! It makes for a lovely pop of color in a room!
Found Sweet Charli
Flowery Window Treatment
Dress up a boring window with this lovely paper flower project!
Can you believe these lanterns are made out of paper?!
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Paper Gift Bows
Gift wrapping bows get pricey! But now you can make your own out of paper! ‘
Paper Art Frames
Picture frames don’t have to be expensive! You can make your own!
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Paper Leaf Mobile
This is a lovely hanging accessory that you can make for your home!
Found Clever Poppy
Folded Paper Fans
It’s going to be a hot summer! Why not make this fan to help you cool off!
Found Dream A Little Bigger
Use gorgeous printed paper to make your own envelopes!
Found Craftsy Hacks
Dress up a party with this insanely cool paper chandelier!
Found Fleece Fun
Woven Paper Baskets
These woven baskets are great to stuff party favors in or use at Easter!
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Summer Fruity Paper Medallions
Adorable and bright! These paper medallion fruits are perfect for the Summer!
Found Damask Love
These paper daisies look so real! Give them a try!
Found Paper Shapes
Paper Scroll Wall Art
How cute it this?! It would make a great wedding gift!
Found The Junq Drawer
Paper Tropical Fish Aquarium
All the cuteness of an aquarium with none of the upkeep! Perfect!