Follow Us on Facebook

Get updates from FaveCrafts.com posted directly to your News Feed.

Free Offer
Quick and Easy Christmas Crafts

Find over 25 quick and easy Christmas crafts for ornaments, home decor, kids crafts, greeting cards and gift giving ideas.

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

(5)

Christmas Greetings Mitten Wreath

By: Kathleen George for STYROFOAM Brand Foam

Bring a bit of whimsy into holiday decorating with this adorable mitten Christmas wreath. The mittens are created with the fabric colors of your choice.

Christmas Greetings Mitten Wreath

Materials:

  • STYROFOAM Brand Products:
    • Sheet, 12" x 18" x 1/2"
    • Balls: 19 1/2"; six 1"; two 1-1/2"
  • Artificial pine wreath, 14"
  • Fabric, ten 6" x 6" squares, bright colors and patterns
  • Bias tape, 4 yds. x 1/2", single fold
  • Trims: scraps of ribbons, braid, lace, bias tape, buttons
  • Textured snow paint
  • Toothpicks
  • Paintbrush, #9 flat
  • Serrated knife
  • Old candle
  • Scissors
  • Sharp pencil
  • Thick, white craft glue or low temperature glue gun and glue sticks

For pattern, click here.

Steps:

  1. Cut out mitten pattern. Place pattern on foam sheet and using sharp pencil, trace around pattern ten times.Wax knife blade with old candle and cut out mittens.
     
  2. Place each mitten on a fabric square; trace around mittens and cut out fabrics. Hint: for variety, turn some mittens over before tracing, so mittens will face in the opposite direction. Glue fabric to mittens.
     
  3. Cut ten, 15" lengths of bias tape. Glue around outside edge of each mitten. Arrange mittens on wreath, with wrists toward the center. Glue mittens to wreath.
     
  4. Decorate each mitten with bows, ribbon, lace, and buttons (refer to photo for suggestions).
     
  5. Insert toothpick into each foam ball; use toothpick as handle and coat each ball with textured snow paint. Insert toothpick in scrap piece of foam while paint dries.
     
  6. Glue 1-1/2" snowballs to opposite mittens, as shown. Glue 1" balls evenly spaced around outer edges of wreath; glue 1/2" balls randomly to wreath, filing in spaces where needed.


®™ Trademark of The Dow Chemical Company ("Dow") or an affiliated company of Dow. For more project ideas, please see styrofoamstyle.com.

 

Your Recently Viewed Projects
Love these projects? Get MORE delivered to your Inbox – FREE Click Here!

All fields required.

Rate & Comment

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.
Cancel Reply to Comment

Newsletter Signup

Free Newsletter!

Discover crafting projects, free patterns, tips and special offers. Get free craft projects, how-to crafting tutorials & product reviews.

Please Wait

Thanks for signing up

Sorry, we could not sign you up.

The Best Blogger Crafts
Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite crafts
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your crafts

 

Connect with Us

Find us online

  • Facebook
  • Google Plus
  • Instagram
  • Twitter
  • Pinterest
  • Twitter
  • Blog
  • Email
  • RSS

© Copyright 2014 Prime Publishing, LLC. All rights reserved.

www.favecrafts.com

close

Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.

Was This Helpful?YesNo

[Alt-Text]