Thursday, September 9, 2010

a simple harvest wreath

I enjoy having a little wreath hanging on my mirror in the foyer as you've seen here, here, here. 

However, it's important that I make it thin enough so I can still see my mug when needed; so, this quick, little project fits the bill for harvest season.

I made this one for fall with a flat mdf floral ring ($1.99) from Michael's and some fabric pieces that my mother-in-law gave me a while ago.  Using my Gingher pinking shears, I cut thin strips of fabric and tied them around the wreath alternating the orange and green plaid.  It was actually quite simple and relaxing.  I tied a little piece of burlap at the top and hung it using one of these small 3M Command wire hooks. 


Now, I need to think about what else I'm doing around the house for fall.  How about you?  What projects are inspiring you this season?!?

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5 comments:

Ron Cooper said...

Good to see you on New Friend Friday! My Facebook fan page, “Inspire!” has quotes, poems and stories to inspire you. I’d like to invite you to stop by!

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Inspire/338562522284?ref=ts

Theresa said...

Visiting from NFF. Love the wreath. I just love fall and all the beauty of the season.

Perfect Expressions said...

Visiting tons of blogs on this new friend friday and everyone is putting together their autumn wreaths for the year. Beautiful!!!!!

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Terrell said...

Loving this!!! It's so festive for Fall! Way to go, girly!
Hugs from your friend at Frou Frou Decor,
Terrell

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