Melany Prima-Boewer’s paper daisies, dahlias, peonies, and roses are well traveled: They’ve been used as home décor, in photo backdrops, and in weddings from coast to coast.
Prima-Boewer is the owner and maker behind Mi Prima Belle Design, a line of handmade paper flowers that she creates in her Manchester home. She was inspired to start making the flowers in 2015 when she was looking for decoration ideas for a daughter’s birthday party. Realizing that the paper flowers might be a way to help pay the family bills, she opened a shop on Etsy.
“As a mom, you’re always