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« on: October 14, 2010 11:59:21 AM »

Okay so sometimes it's so hard to decide where to put a topic so I hope this is the right place!

I've been on a great mission for a long time now to de-stash my scrap fabric bin, and with as many projects as I've done, it's still full!!!! I've made journals, tissue covers, kanzashi flowers and now these wreaths. They are super easy to do and are a great way to de-stash. I love them so much I plan on making a bunch for Christmas and giving them to family and the smaller size would be perfect for hanging on the tree or wherever else you'd like!

All I did was used floral wire for the base. I created a circle and wrapped wire around until it was sturdy enough. Then I cut fabric into small strips and tied them to the wire frame. After I tied them all I trimmed it up a bit so it was more even and then attached a ribbon to hang it and done! This one I will show you was made using scraps of fleece. This one was about 6inches wide. You can make them bigger or smaller all depending on the size you make the wire frame. More on my blog http://linzcrafts.blogspot.com/2010/10/mini-wreath.html

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« Reply #1 on: October 14, 2010 01:08:10 PM »

I am such a sucker for wreaths, and I love this one!
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« Reply #2 on: October 15, 2010 02:53:20 PM »

Oh me too! I love wreaths! Thank u!
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« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2010 04:30:32 AM »

these are great! you could make them in all sorts of colors. Good idea!  Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: October 17, 2010 11:09:23 AM »

Neat idea! I may just have to make a wreath tree!

Thanks for the ideas!
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« Reply #5 on: October 17, 2010 12:55:19 PM »

I bet if you stacked them up with the circles getting smaller as you went, it would make a great tree. just a thought...
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« Reply #6 on: October 17, 2010 07:48:59 PM »

Ooohh I never thought about a tree that would be cool! Thanks for the comments!
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« Reply #7 on: October 24, 2010 02:24:04 PM »

beautiful!
I have some blue and pink fleece left over from some tag blankets
I want to try this next,
they are so lovely
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« Reply #8 on: October 25, 2010 08:18:47 PM »

Thank u!
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