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DOLLAR STORE: DIY Christmas Wreath
"For this affordable, beginner-friendly project, all of the supplies can purchased at the Dollar store. This entire wreath can be made for only $6.00!! What's more, this project can be easily completed in less than an hour! Make this wreath for your front door, office, or church. You could gift these wreaths to friends and family, as well. These festive wreaths are perfect for indoor or outdoor use and can be used year after year. A fun craft idea for small groups! "
- Faux Pine Wreath Form
- Red Deco Mesh
- Green Mesh Tubing
- Christmas-themed Ribbon
- Red Pipe Cleaners (Chenille Stems)
- Large Poinsettia Flower Clip
Evenly space 8 pipe cleaners (chenille stems) on your wreath form.
Cut 16 strips of red Deco Mesh at 12" each.
Use your fingers to "walk up" the Deco Mesh strip to gather it. Placed gathered mesh in pipe cleaners on your wreath form. Each pipe cleaner will secure 2 pieces of gathered mesh, criss-crossed/placed in an X-shape.
Tie mesh tubing and/or ribbon onto mesh "bundles" to add color and interest.
Fluff mesh and finish off with a Poinsettia clip.