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« on: November 29, 2013 09:55:18 PM »

I made a new yarn wreath for my door this year, using a couple of sparkly yarns, some dyed vintage doilies, and a little Christmas house and tree. Happy Holidays!



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« Reply #1 on: November 30, 2013 04:56:49 AM »

Love it! Well done Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: November 30, 2013 07:29:39 AM »

Oooo, I heart this within an inch of it's life! Kiss
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« Reply #3 on: November 30, 2013 12:52:36 PM »

Aww, thanks!!
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« Reply #4 on: December 01, 2013 11:17:53 AM »

Simple but very pretty Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: December 01, 2013 12:21:09 PM »

Simple with glitter pretty much sums up my holiday taste! Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: December 01, 2013 02:56:17 PM »

aww that's so cute!
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« Reply #7 on: December 01, 2013 03:23:03 PM »

It is subtle but not lost, the doily that looks to be the same color as the wall. Wink
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« Reply #8 on: December 04, 2013 01:40:13 AM »

I've been searching for some ideas to make a wreath and this seems easy enough to make, and budget-friendly.
Not to mention that it looks great too!
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« Reply #9 on: December 04, 2013 06:19:32 AM »

Thanks! Budget friendly crafts are the best crafts Wink The yarns I used are cheap ones from Michael's. I forget the names, but they are sparkly and were on sale. One has little sequins that don't show up in the pic but are lovely in person and the other was sort of a lacy mesh, not really actual yarn,but perfect for "snow." The little house and tree were items I already had. I put a tack nail into the wreath and glued the tree base to that so it would have a little level surface to stick to and stay upright, and stuffed some of the lacy yarn under the house and glued it all down, then attached the house with some long quilt pins. The doilies are attached with straight pins, so that if I get tired of this wreath I can reuse them.  Also so the glue doesn't show through the doilies.
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