So, in our bedroom, my husband and I have an 18" pink tree.
We wanted something as equally awesome for a tree skirt (to cover up the hideous base and wires). I discovered a fabulous placemat at Target for $3 and thought it would be perfect, my husband didn't agree because he didn't want a square tree skirt, but I did it anyway and he ended up loving it...and so it began:
Now, being that I can't sew, and I had the fabric glue right next to me, this only took about an hour (including drying time)!
Drying the cut edges:
Drying the hole-seams:
Close-up of the pattern:
And here's a wreath my husband made for us. All I contributed was the ribbon, really.
I think it's beautiful!
Thanks for looking!