December 3, 2013 | Comments Off
So pretty! And so effective!
This is a twist on the Christmas ornament wreath. This starburst version is simple but has a gorgeous result! It’s a great handmade gift idea too.
Dawn used a foam wreath and it has worked perfectly and she provides helpful step by step instructions.
Get the full details of this wreath at DesignedByDawnNicole: Starburst Ornament …
December 2, 2013 | Comments Off
Better Homes & Gardens have the prettiest wreaths to make for Christmas. This Red felt rosettes and holiday berries Wreath add festive cheer to this simple wreath form wrapped in white worsted yarn is a real eye catcher.…
November 26, 2013 | Comments Off
I had trouble deciding whether this would fit in the Edible Crafts section or the Home and Garden. Finally, Home and Garden won out It is after all, a decoration!
Allison of DreamALittleBigger came out with super cute and inexpensive wreath tutorial. This will be so much fun to make for a patient little kid, right?
There are some nifty …
November 25, 2013 | Comments Off
I am sharing all sorts of Advent calendars this week as now is the time to make them. Pop on over to the blog Organized 31 to see what what recycled element this clever crafter used used as base for her wreath Advent calendar.…
November 21, 2013 | Comments Off
This is such an easy idea!
Learn to create a monogram wreath for your front door.
Using simple supplies found at Michaels, Virginia, made this wreath and made it look so easy.
Guess what she used to cover the wreath with? Vase fillers!
Get the full details here: Easy monogram wreath.…
November 20, 2013 | Comments Off
I like to learn a little about the people I write about. Stephanie of “The Silly Pearl”; her childhood nickname by her parents (in Cantonese – “Soh Jee”). Okay, they still call her that sometimes, to let her know that despite her many quirks, that she is still precious. Back to her pretty project “Craft Tutorial: Felted Wool Poinsettia Wreath”…
November 10, 2013 | Comments Off
This looks like an easy wreath to make from “Better Homes and Gardens”! You could use up all felt scrapes or buy some inexpensive felt sheets and pick your colors. Cut seven 1×8-inch strips from each felt color using pinking shears. Wrap strips around a foam wreath, with each strip slightly overlapping the previous strip; secure strips using felt glue. …
November 9, 2013 | Comments Off
I have been trying to find this tutorial for a long time, having seen it the first time on Pinterest. Every time it would lead to dead ends.
But this time, I have tracked it down. And what an easy and creative idea this is! I am glad I made the effort!
This wreath is made by Jill of Baby …
November 4, 2013 | Comments Off
Melanie from The Crafty Cupboard shares a tutorial in the Bake, Sew, & Craft Along series at Skip To My Lou, showing how to make a felt holly wreath pillow. The pillow cover is made from a white cotton and a contrast flannel back, with a zipper across the bottom. The felt wreath design is easily added with hot glue. …
October 31, 2013 | Comments Off
Your guests will love to be greeted by this colorful and charming Fall Felt Leaf Wreath created by Kellie of “Nest of Posies”! She has a lovely pictorial tutorial and give “Nest of Posies”! a big Craft Gossip like on Facebook. Thanks Kelly for sharing!…
Tools & Materials
• grapevine wreath
• black spray paint
• vinyl snakes in assorted shapes and sizes
• black acrylic paint and paintbrush
• floral wire
Working in a well-ventilated area, spray wreath with paint; let dry.
Brush snakes with acrylic paint; let dry.
Attach snakes to wreath: For flat snakes, twist floral wire around in 2 places , thread wire into …
October 21, 2013 | Comments Off
Stephanie is the writer and creator of “Twodaloo”. She worked as a speech-language pathologist in a variety of settings (predominantly public schools) before she became the mother of twins. Now she is a blogger taking on a hiatus from school and therapy to play and learn at home with my tots. She created this stunning “Halloween wreath” and has a …
October 13, 2013 | Comments Off
This “BOO Halloween Wreath” tutorial comes from “Sew Licious Home Décor” and is easy and inexpensive; using felt flowers and there is also a tutorial for the flowers. It’s easy to make, fun, and inexpensive! Marti is the host and designer of this unique wreath. “Sew Licious Home Décor” is a growing community of women who all share something in …
October 10, 2013 | Comments Off
This awesome fun “Flying Bat Wreath” Halloween project is on HGTV’s web site with a complete tutorial. Easily craft this sculptural Halloween wreath that resembles bats taking flight with craft foam, floral wire, felt and yarn.…
October 7, 2013 | Comments Off
This autumn wreath pattern will make a great project for fall stitching. You could easily adapt it to stitch it around a fall saying or cut out the middle to use it to frame a fall photo – maybe from the pumpkin patch. There is all sorts of potential for this chart. Get the free pattern.…
September 30, 2013 | Comments Off
Is crafting with burlap the new trend? I am seeing so many suggestions pouring into our emails regarding crafts with burlap that it makes me think that burlap should now be officially recognized as the crafting product of the year.
This burlap wreath by Kathy from lifeonlakeshoredrive, is perfect for fall. It is great decor idea and inexpensive too.
Get the …
September 24, 2013 | Comments Off
Did someone say Halloween?
This is a fun an easy way to make wreath perfect to liven up your front door. Just in time for Halloween!
Go get the details at the TipToeFairy blog: DIY Halloween Wreath.…
September 17, 2013 | Comments Off
This very simple wreath is perfect for fall, with the orange color and touches of burlap–and anyone can make it!
With the blackboard, it also allows for a changing message as the season progresses…from “Hi” to “Fall” to “Boo!” to “Thanks”.
Go get the simple DIY from the architecture of a mom: Simple DIY Fall Wreath.…
September 16, 2013 | Comments Off
This is a great tutorial to make you own Succulent Initial Wreath.
With just a couple of tools required, you can design you own one of a kind statement piece for the patio, yard, or even hang on the front door.
What would normally cost a lot at your local nursery, can be made for a fraction of the cost!…
September 10, 2013 | Comments Off
I love this idea of a snowman wreath. And it is so versatile. For winter, dress him up in snow gear. For valentine’s day, add love gear – for Christmas – into Santa hat. You get the idea.
Get the full details of this wreath at the sweetlittlebluebird blog: DIY Snowman Wreath.…
September 7, 2013 | Comments Off
It’s actually, who’s there owl wreath.
And it is very clever and looks amazing – especially for Halloween.
An idea that started out with using some canning jars ended with this wreath.
If you’re as intrigued as I am – then head on to aboutfamilycrafts.com: DIY Owl Wreath.…
September 4, 2013 | Comments Off
Jen is a mom of 4 and the host of “Tatertots & Jello” has some wonderful tutorials on her blog and this “Halloween Felt Ghost Wreath and Printable Scallop Template” is a real crowd pleaser. In my opinion she has a fascinating inventive mind. I hope you all get over to her site and see all her tutorials for inspiration …
August 21, 2013 | Comments Off
This is the cutest wreath in its bright orange color, but you could make it black with white ghosts. First up was a lovely Halloween Felt Wreath. “Make and Takes” used the pattern from All Things Simple, inspired from Domestifluff. There was A LOT of felt to cut out. Many of them took the project home. But …
August 13, 2013 | Comments Off
Here is a very clever idea: DIY wreath for the gardener made from a garden hose, dollar store flowers and garden gloves. Perfect to adorn a potting shed, garage door, or patio.
Donna of As The Card Rack Turns sent us this idea and I think it is perfect homemade DIY present for the garden lover.
Go get the details: …
July 18, 2013 | Comments Off
If you’re one of those people who starts thinking Christmas in July, you’re sure to enjoy this easy — and easily customizable — pattern for a knit holiday wreath from Craftown. Designed by Melanie Smith, this project uses a foam ring as the base, which is covered with garter stitch and accented by a knit ribbon and holly leaves and …