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Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Christmas Wreaths part 1

Happy Holidays! In the spirit of the season, I have made some Christmas wreaths. I went to my local Michael's and took a free floral class where I learned how to put this wreath together. The instructor was very nice and talented. I had never noticed the "mesh" wreaths that are so popular and I ended up adding that material to mine. It really made it sparkle and shine. Love that mesh! LOL!

I used a Styrofoam wreath, wrapped it with my ribbon, added the red and green mesh, and the flower.

I loved this "R" initial. I painted it green and then added glitter paint to it.

So with my extra I decorated another wreath I had to give it a little love.

Next time, I will be sharing more mesh wreaths I am making for my mom and mother-in-law. So stay tuned!


  1. love your project! The glitter on the "R" is just the right touch!

  2. These are soooo terrific!! Love them both.

  3. They turned out well. Very festive.

  4. Kelly, these are so beautiful. I wish you lived near enough to come help me make one for my door. I love the use of the R in the center and love the poinsettias on the other one. So very pretty.

  5. Wow you did great for your first wreath! I never thought to use a styrofoam as the base?! Love the red and green combination! You rocked it GF!!!!

  6. Oh my they're beautiful!! That mesh stuff scares me LOL!

    1. LOL! I know! At first I was struggling with it. Then I got the hang of it and it is so fun.

  7. Your wreaths are beautiful.
    I love the vibrant traditional colour of them and especially love the initial in the centre

  8. I've always wanted to make a wreath. Yours is GORGEOUS!!!