Friday, December 23, 2011

Winter paper flower wreath

Friday, December 23, 2011
After seeing this lovely post in the spring from Jones Design Company, and being in the holiday craft spirit, I decided to make a winter paper flower wreath with a little help from Target's dollar section (little ornament balls!)

I purchased a styrofoam wreath form from Joann's for a few bucks. Then I wrapped it in some white chiffon (left over from my wedding dress).

Next, I made the paper flowers using Emily's tutorial. I wanted silver paper, but it is kind of expensive, so I purchased some silver wrapping paper from Target and glued two pieces together so I had silver on both sides since the wrapping paper was silver on one side and white on the other.

I made the chiffon flowers using this tutorial.

Then I just started gluing the flowers (paper and chiffon) onto the wreath. I added the balls as I went.

Since I already had a traditional Christmas wreath, I'm considering this a "winter wreath." It will be on my door through February!

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  1. That is so pretty! I love all the colors and sparkle! Hopped over from Crafty, Scrappy, Happy. Thanks for sharing!

    1. Thanks, Brittany! The colors and sparkle help keep me cheery in the cold Albany winter!


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