I have been trying to find some of these vintage paper flowers for years. I remembered them from when I was younger, and I just think they're so pretty!
You cannot even imagine how delighted I was to find two packages of them at Mountain Treasures in Sonora! And they were very inexpensive, too. I had seen some on Etsy way back before I went back to work, and I couldn't afford to get them. When they sold, I was so bummed.
And now I have at last found some of my own:
I did feel that they were waiting there just for me. Who else would appreciate them as much as me?
Here they are in a Helen Gallagher-Foster House catalog from 1968: