I think this principle would work in making paper skirts, too.
Here's a fun little canvas I made using some of the new Doiley rub-ons. It's really easy to make, and you only need a few supplies; Doilies Rub-ons Blank Canvas (mine is x Decoupage First cut out some.
Easy Angel Crafts Doily Paper Angel group of three angels
Doily Crafts - Shabby Chic Banner for Birthday - JeanKnee
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