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12 Ways to Use Dry Flower Petals

We usually throw away flowers when they are dry but these twelve ways will help you upcycle those flower petals and make something great out of them which is useful and healthy as well.


Potpourris are a great way to upcycle dry flower petals and enjoy their beautiful scent for longer. You can combine your favourite flower petals with some essential oils. To add some colour to your potpourris you can use different flowers or different varieties of the same flower. Here’s a quick rose petal potpourri recipe:

Take dry rose petals. You can use different varieties (red, pink, yellow, orange) to make it look colourful. Put them in an air-tight glass jar. Add some dry lavender petals and lavender and rose essential oils. Close and shake the jar to mix everything. Leave the jar closed for two days. Open after two days to enjoy its flavorful aroma. You can add cinnamon, bay leaves, vanilla beans and star anise as per your taste. 

Face Packs

Using natural products for your face enhances your beauty to a different level. You can grind dry flower petals and use them as face packs. You can use rose, marigold, chamomile, etc. for making these face packs. You can also order from our wide range of organic floral face packs.


Dry flower petals can also be used in cooking. You can use them to decorate cakes, salads, fruits, and cheese platters. Even some flower petals like chamomile, rose can also be brewed as a tea. These teas have many health benefits as well. You can also make jams out of these dried petals. One common in India is Gulkand that is made out of rose petals.


Dried flower petals can be used in various crafts. You can use them in resin crafts, decorating mobile covers, greetings, and gifting as well. To know how to use them in resin art check out this article on our blog.


Dry flower leaves can also be used to dye clothes. You can use them for tie-dye also. To dye your clothes with dry petals. Take a white cloth, lay it and sprinkle the petals over it. For this, you can use marigold, lavender, rose, or any flower/colour of your choice. Roll the cloth and tie it. Now put it in a hot water bath for 15-20 minutes. Take it out and allow it to cool. Unfold the cloth and let it dry and ta-da! your natural coloured cloth is ready. You can use the cloth for various purposes.

Soap & Bath Salts

You can also add dry flower petals to soaps and bath salts. Bloomybliss offers a variety of bath soaps and bath salts that have flower petals in them. You can also give it a try at home and make soap and bath salts with your favourite dried flower petals. To get the DIY recipe of bath salts and know their benefits, you can read this article on our blog.


Exfoliate your skin and make it look healthier, softer, and glowing by making a scrub with dry flower petals. To make this luxurious scrub, grind some oats into a fine powder and some flower petals (rose, lily, lavender, marigold, peony, etc.) of your choice. Add some drops of essential oil of your preferred choice to it and your scrub is ready for exfoliation.

Lip Balm

When it comes to lip balms, you can make tons of variants by mixing shea butter with different dried flower petals. The lip balms are a good choice to moisturize your lips and keep them hydrated with the benefits of natural flowers.

Candle Making

You can easily incorporate dried flower leaves into your candles. You can directly put the petals in the candle moulds. You can even decorate your candles from the sides using dried flowers petals. To decorate them just add some wax to crushed dried petals and roll your candle over the wax and your eye-catching candle is ready to flood your surrounding with flower aroma. You can also check out our amazing range of flower candles here.

Flower Petal Paper

Making flower petal paper is surprisingly easy. Just add the dried petals in the initial steps of regular paper making and you will be amazed by the results. You can use this paper for making greetings, gift wrapping, writings, and drawings. 


It’s too easy to make natural colours for Holi using dried flower petals. Just grind them into a fine powder and your natural colours are ready that is not harmful to your skin. You can use dried rose petals to make the pink colour, marigold for yellow, lavender for purple.

Be creative, start upcycling dried flower petals from your gardens or bouquets and have fun!


It is a mixture of dried petals. Floral confetti is good option for Wedding, bridal shower, baby shower, banquet, anniversary, Valentine’s Day, party, hotel, balloons confetti in place of paper or glitter. You can also check out our amazing range of  wedding confetti  here.

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