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Create this wreath by ribbon wrapping two different size embroidery hoops together

You all know about So You Think You Can Crafty, right? Just picture SYTY Dance, except I only have moves with my hands, mad crafty moves. I’ve joined in for Season 18, and the competition is in week 2. Now to make things fair, I can’t tell you which project is mine (if you’ve been following my […]

Faux Succulent Wreath

Happy Fall Y’all, it’s wreath time again! Today I’ve teamed up with a fun group of Canadian bloggers to bring you 14 fabulous Fall Wreaths, including my Monogram Faux Succulent Wreath. When I seen that Flora Craft: Make It Fun was selling faux succulents I had to craft with them. You can see I used […]

Faux flower wreath made from a floral crown

Fake Flower Wreath

June 17th, 2015 | Wreaths

I have to be honest, I have a thing for fake flowers. Mainly because it is winter here 80% of the time, and when flowers do come in season they last about 10 minutes. But not the fakies, they last for- like ever, and if you buy the nice ones some nearly look real! So what […]

Chick spring Easter Wreath

This past week the weather has been so lovely, really has put me in the mood for spring! Chirping chicks are just around the corner, and I couldn’t wait to get ready for spring with a cute Easter Chick Spring Wreath. Y’all know how much I love a cute wreath, so I dug through my fabric scraps […]

Spring Ribbon Wreath with a bird in a bucket

Spring Ribbon Wreath

March 10th, 2015 | Learn How, Wreaths

You all know I love a pretty wreath, and I can resist a beautiful strand of ribbon, so when asked to put new May Arts Ribbon Frayed Thread ribbon to use, I knew I was going to come up with a pretty Spring Ribbon Wreath. I love the natural look of this frayed thread ribbon, […]

Glittery Snowman Wreath

Today I have a fun project that I whipped together the other night to feed my wreath making addiction. I have such a miss mash of Christmas decorating style, but this year not enough bright fun stuff so I had to put together this cute Glittery Snowman Wreath! A few weeks ago Rebecca at The […]

Fluffy Christmas wreath made from Dollarstore dusters

Last year my friend Lucy from Craftberrry Bush  (who’s style I think is the bomb.com, I actually think I want to be her when I grow up) had the most fabulous idea for a Christmas wreath. She asked her readers if her idea was Brilliant or Crazy, and she got a big huge, both hands in the air BRILLIANT from my […]

Handmade Christmas wreath tutorial

Last year during the holidays my most asked question was ‘How do you make a Christmas wreath?”. This year I thought I would add to my wreath making madness and share a tutorial how you can make a Traditional Christmas Wreath. Making your own natural wreath is a great and inexpensive way to add to your […]

Learn to make a Christmas swag with this easy to follow tutorial

I professed my love for making natural Christmas wreaths in the past. After I made the Joy Wreath Sign last year the questions poured in how to make one… or if I could make one for them. So this year I decide I better get things together to show you how to make some natural […]

The Rats invaded this pretty Halloween wreath!

Can you believe Halloween is upon us? I had to change up  from my fall leaves wreath so to ring in the start of this spooky month I thought I would share my first Halloween project, a pretty wreath gone bad when the rats stopped by for a visit! This rat wreath Halloween decoration is a super easy craft you […]

Fun wreath idea- Tiny swimsuits on the clothesline

Since we’re in the dead heat of summer and Canada Day has passed I had to get down my spring wreath and outfit the front door with a new summer wreath. The one good thing that came from hurricane Arthur was some crafty time (but I still have no internet, I have to camp out at my moms when […]

forsythia wreath

 You may remember back at Christmas time I shared a lovely Joy wreath sign with y’all. Weeeell, I loved it so much (that I still had it on my deck until last week) I had to make another! Of course joy isn’t exactly an appropriate word for this time of year so I had to […]

How to make a heart shaped wreath form for only $2

Cupid season is only a month away, and we’re getting ready for Valentine’s Day around our house. You know this wreath loving fool needs a lovely number to adorn the door so a Valentine’s wreath was in order! I shopped for a heart shaped wreath form but like all others they are crazy expensive (and […]

Wood slice winter painting with a May Arts Ribbon edge

Christmas is past and the decorations are slowing being tucked away for another year… all but a few! I like to keep up some of my wintery decor to get me through until Valentines Day. This year when I was creating my Wood Slice Christmas Garland I had my brother-IL (who happens to have a big […]

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