Friday, August 12, 2011

Burlap Wreath

I have an obsession with Pinterest and have been pinning so many DIY ideas! Last week I tried out a wreath I found out in the Pinterest world. It was a beautiful Burlap Bubble Wreath from Today's Fabulous Finds-Tomorrow's Treasures. Her tutorial was so simple to follow you can see how to make the wreath here. Please check out her tutorial to see how to make it and where I got the idea for this wreath!

So here is my wreath:
I did a few things differently, I used a burlap coffee sack for my wreath, so some of the bubbles have the darker writing on them and others are plain.
I put mine on a straw wreath and left it in the wrapper. I used floral pins instead of straight sewing pins. I think the floral pins made my bubbles less bubbly (if that even makes sense!).
I also covered the back of my wreath with leftover burlap scraps I had from a previous project. I am hanging my wreath in a high profile spot in our house so I wanted it to look as finished as possible.
 This is the back covered in scraps...
Here it is hanging in the kitchen on our door to go outside. I love it!!!

 I followed the Today's Fabulous Finds Tomorrow's Treasures blog tutorial with a few difference that I listed above...If you try this out I would love to see it! It was really easy to make and I love the way it looks!


  1. Hi Katie! Your burlap wreath turned out great! I love that you used a bag with print. The first wreath I made back in the 90's was made with a straw form. The wreath has lasted all of these years and is still in good shape, not that I'm admitting that I still have the wreath from the 90's. ;) Thanks so much for the link! Sorry it took me so long to reply, my internet was down. Enjoy your weekend!

  2. Beautiful! So proud of my talented friend!

  3. Looks beautiful! So proud of my talented friend!

  4. It turned out great! Neat idea for the fall!

  5. How awesome! I love that look. Great job!!

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