Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Spring Wreath

To go along with my Silhouette vinyl spring candles I made a spring wreath for my dinning room display.

I started by wrapping my wreath form with white yarn.  I was actually able to get the wreath form at Michaels for $1.50 since it was split.  Nothing a little duct tape couldn't fix!!!

Then I made some fabric flowers using an old white sweatshirt that I had worn at an 80's Halloween party a la Flashdance style, some beads from a necklace that was taking up space in my jewlery drawer and this pattern from wise craft

I am not known for my sewing ability, so the flowers had to be simple to make.  These were SUPER easy and turned out beautiful!

I hot glued them to my wreath and used my Silhouette to make the Spring banner.  I strung the banner using some twine and hung the entire wreath from my dinning room mirror using a piece of chocolate brown ribbon.

I couldn't be happier with how this turned out!

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  1. I love the look of the blue and white together, so refreshing! Great job! I'm a new follower

    Angie @

  2. Super cute! Love the polka dot bunting. I made a very similar one last week. (

  3. Very cute! I found a skein of white yarn just like that yesterday in a closet so I think I might just have to do this. Thanks for the inspiration!

  4. Your wreath is adorable! I love it. Stopping by from Tatertots and Jello. :)

    Oh and I am having a giveaway on my blog if you want to come check it out.

  5. What a great wreath! Love this!

  6. Beautiful! Great idea!!!
    I'm your newest fan!!!
    <3 LMD from DoodleBoop Designs

  7. I love how clean and fresh this looks! So great!

  8. SO so cute! LOVE the colors you chose. I'd love for you to link it up at Sundae Scoop!

  9. LOVE this!! beautiful. i'm going to make myself one tonight. :)