Spring Wreath IDEAS

So I’ve been on a

WREATH making


I started by just jotting down some ideas


started playing with the supplies


could not s.t.o.p. cranking out these babies!

Apparently, my creative juices were flowing…

I created several in one sitting:

No. 1

This one was JUST PLAIN FUN

it certainly says ‘spring-time’ to me!

It started off like this

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and then I made all of these

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I’ll share a tutorial on making these




No. 2

let’s see how spring is measuring up..

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I STOLE ‘borrowed’ by hubby’s thermometer from outside

{oops! – he went to check the temp and the thermometer was MIA…of course his keen investigative skills led him straight to me!!}

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this wreath is a bit of a DIRECTIVE – telling mother nature to warm up – kinda bossy eh?

I’m so very DONE with winter!

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No. 3

this one is a soft springy version

I’m calling this one a

Prairie Wreath

because it was made using pages from a
Little House On The Prairie Book

I was only able to let myself use these pages because there were already pages missing otherwise I don’t know that I could have torn it up!

(Pa would be crying now if he knew half-pint’s book was torn up
but I think Caroline would like it, don’t you?!)

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I’m loving this ruffley paper flower I made popped into the center

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See what I’m saying about the wreath making
BINGE thing?

I guess I have to go on a wreath diet now!

Happy SPRING everyone!!

Chat soon –

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  1. Ha ha!!! I love all 3!! GREAT job!

  2. You're right a binge! But a beautiful binge! I love how creative you are, I never would have thought to use the bike wheel spokes...awesome! Stopping by from Shabby Chic Cottage's party!

  3. Lol... cute post! :) Love all of your wreaths. The first two are so interesting, but my favorite is No. 3... love it!
    Happy day! :)
    ~ Jo

  4. Your wreaths are all original and fabulous! Love the bike spokes -- hilarious!

  5. Okay, they are cute, but the bicyle wheel is SO GREAT!

  6. Your pinwheel wreath is TOO cute! What a creative way to use that bicycle wheel!

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  7. The pinwheel/bicycle wheel is so unique! I too am very ready for winter to end.

  8. Love them! That bike wheel is fantastic. Great Great Great

  9. These are really interesting! Thanks for sharing. It makes me want to do something creative like this.

  10. Wow, what very interesting and creative wreaths! Love 'em!

    Tracy http://allthumbscrafts.blogspot.com

  11. Love them all, but especially the bicycle wheel. How fun! Please let's hope winter is leaving!

  12. That's too cute! I'm featuring this tomorrow evening over at womenwhodoitall.blogspot.com


  13. OMG, these are so creative, and im such a copycat. Now ile be looking for old bike wheels, lol.........Thanks for stopping by.......Bonnie

  14. These are so much fun, I love them! What a great idea.... I am now "following" your gorgeous blog!

  15. Love your blog! It is SO SO inspiring! LOVE your front porch it makes me happy.

  16. Very Cute and Clever wreath ideas! Love the bike wheel turned wreath. Neat!

  17. these are so fun, i love the bike wreath. i have a party that starts later today, i would love it if you shared this! http://typeadecorating.blogspot.com/

  18. I am LOVING your wreaths...the bicycle rim is my favorite, but they are all so creative. I am a new follower!
    504 Main

  19. I love all of them,,

  20. This is absolutely delightful!! I'm sharing this in a 5 for Friday roundup of new spring door decor ideas, including one pic and a link back to this post. SO charming : )

  21. I'm loving your wreaths and subscribed to your blog. My problem is you don't have a pinterest button on your projects. How am I supposed to pin them?

    1. hi cindy! I'm so glad you like em! this blog post was done before pinterest existed! crazy right? you can add a pin it button to your browser - check out the how to here: http://help.pinterest.com/entries/25330993-Pinterest-basics

      happy day to you!


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