round petal, small size
plastic shape and strung along on the thread ...
The centers are to be embellished by a yo-yo or button.
I've been using a 100% Glace finish Cotton Quilting Thread
from Coats + Clark.
Once all the petals are on your thread, you can adjust the tension in between the petals.
They don't take long to make and instructions are great!
The 5-petal flower in the first photograph is
pointed petal, small size, my first attempt with flower maker.
This is what to look for in the store:
Erica's in South Bend.