Shabby Fall Wreath

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

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It's September already and Fall will be upon us before we know it. Have you started decorating your house?

I made a couple little orange sweater pumpkins and was looking for a way to display them. If you haven't seen my tutorial for sweater pumpkins, you can click here to find that. I decided to use them to enhance a shabby fall wreath.

This shabby fall wreath is made ever better by the addition of diy sweater pumpkins! See more at diy beautify.

To make the wreath, I started by wrapping a straw wreath form with strips of torn drop cloth, then added brown roses ribbon on one side. Some hot glue and a few pins secured the pumpkins.

The wreath was taking shape, but needed something else. A drop cloth flower was the perfect finishing touch! Would you be interested in learning how to make flowers like this? Let me know.

I hope you're enjoying your fall decorating and maybe even making some cute things for your house!

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  1. Very cute fall wreath! I especially love the mix of colors and textures!

    1. Thanks so much Sharon, it was new idea to put the pumpkins ON the wreath, but I'm happy with how it turned out :)

  2. The sweater pumpkins are sooo cute and look adorable on your wreath!! I gotta get onto my fall d├ęcor!!

    1. Thanks Krista. Fall is my FAVE time of year, so I'm always eager to decorate!!

  3. too cute and I lwould love to know how to make them!!! Thanks for linking up to the DIY Sunday Showcase.

    1. Thanks so much! I am hoping to get a tutorial put together soon :)

  4. This is adorable!! Thanks for sharing on DIY Sunday Showcase!

    Shelly at MinettesMaze

  5. What a beautiful wreath! I adore your pumpkins. :)

    1. Thank you so much! I just posted a tutorial on Sunday if you want to make some for yourself :)

  6. This is so cute, Cindy! Love it all! Thanks so much for sharing at our Get Your DIY on Party! Next week’s theme is Thrifty Upcycles, I hope you can share with us again! It all starts Sunday at 7:00 est!

    1. Thanks Christy, hmm..yes, I think I have something I can share, lol! My life is all about thrifty upcycles!! See you Sunday.


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