Friday, February 4, 2011

Yarn Wreath

It seems like everyone in blog land is making amazing yarn wreaths these days - I had to jump on that bandwagon.  I just love them all - like this one, this one , this one and this one.  I am really happy with how mine came out but I have to admit the process of wrapping the yarn was so tedious.  I am happy I chose neutral calors for this project so I only need to change out the embellishments for different holidays and seasons instead of making a new wreath.  Here is what I used for this project:

  •  A grapevine wreath
  • yarn
  • decorative pics
I left the wrapping on the wreath (because thats what other bloggers suggested) and wrapped away.  I originally alternated the 2 colors but my finished wreath looked like a life saver (the kind you throw off a boat to rescue someone.) So - I went back and redid most of it in grey leaving a small section white.  Then I just stuck the pics in.  Thats it!


  1. so simple and pretty... I think I remember seeing those kind of wreaths at the dollar store... I'll have to pick one up next time I go!

  2. So cute!

    I just found your blog through the Boost My Blog Friday Hop! Have a great weekend.

    Amanda @

  3. Just found your blog- love it. Definitely will be coming back!

    That wreath is gorgeous, you did a great job!

  4. I've actually never seen a yarn wreath before but they are super pretty!

  5. Love the colors you choose!! Thanks so much for linking up to handmade tuesdays @ ladybug blessings!

  6. Beautiful, I love it! I love that it's so classy but so easy.:) Thanks for sharing.


  7. I love the color! So warm feeling....turned out beautiful.

  8. That is gorgeous, unlike mine. But at least I covered St. Patty's Day at the same time.
    Found you from Sugar and Dots!

  9. Very elegant and pretty. Thanks for sharing!

  10. BEAUTIFUL!!!!
    Found your wonderful tutorial via the Who's Crafty Hop!


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