Use a large punch. Notch ends of petals and crease each. Layer Add a center. Attach several to strings (fishing line?) and hang at different lengths over buffet table or on one end of a patio cover, or .
Sheet music instead of a book Storybook Paper Roses bouquet. It would killlll me to rip apart a book for this, but this is SUCH a cool idea cost effective. Smaller ones can be made for the bridesmaids. My only concern is if the ink rubs off on the dress.