DIY: Fun Holiday Wreaths

By Libbie Summers
Assisted by David Dempsey
Photography by Teresa Earnest Photography

I love a wreath…but not just any wreath. 
Here are a few of my favorites this holiday season! 

1. Thanks For the Gum Drop Wreath
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What to do:
Step 1. Use toothpicks to affix colored gum drops in a fun pattern onto a styrofoam wreath form.
Step 2. Hang with a fun ribbon. 

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2. Crazy Like a Fox Wreath
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My dearest friend in the world, Sydney Kiefner, needlepointed this gorgeous wreath. I’m in awe of many many talents she has, but her needlepoint game is tops! I wish you could see the back it’s a beautiful green velvet…much like my shoes. I love you Sydney. 
What to do:
 Step 1. Have a friend who needlepoints make you a wreath. 

3. Pom Pom Wreath
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What to do:
Step 1. Wrap a styrofoam wreath foam with yarn (I used white)

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Step 2. Make pom poms (learn how to make a pom pom HERE) and affix to the wreath form with hot glue. 
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Step 3. Glue on different colored pom poms!
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  1. Great ideas! Love the pom poms, especially! What kind of yarn do you use for your pom poms? Thanks and Happy Holidays!


    Comment by Marne on December 16, 2017 at 8:01 am

  2. Thank you!!! I use anything thick and cheap! 🙂 Seriously, I buy thick yarn in my colors whenever I see it on sale. The thin stuff doesn’t make a good pom pom. Best, Libbie

    Comment by Libbie Summers on December 16, 2017 at 8:40 pm

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