Friday, April 8, 2011

Yarn and Flower Wreath

I’ve been in a crafting mood lately. I’m not exactly sure why, but I’ve been in the mood to make stuff. I keep seeing all these great, inexpensive, simple idea’s on line, and I want to give them all a try…which is then not so inexpensive, but you know what I mean.

The first little project I found was this spring wreath.

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It’s just a foam wreath form covered in yarn. Simple, right? After wrapping the wreath, I made these little paper flowers out of cardstock. I didn’t think it looked finished with just the flowers, so I picked up a little clip on bird to add, and I think it helped a lot.

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You can get the step by step directions for the wreath here. And, you can get the step by step tutorial for the flowers here.

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