Sunday, July 22, 2012

Back to School Wreath

August is a tough month for seasonal wreaths, isn't it? Summer isn't quite over but fall isn't here just yet. So instead of leaving the patriotic wreath up for an extra month, I made this. Perfect timing too since my daughter is about to start preschool:)

Supplies needed:

Styrofoam wreath
Ribbon (to cover wreath)
Various colored fabric
Hot glue gun
School accessories

1. Cover the styrofoam wreath with ribbon, so that styrofoam does not peek through.
2. Cut 4"x6" pieces of fabric. Make a fan with each piece and tie in the middle with a piece of thread.
3. Use a hot glue gun to attach the fabric to the wreath.
4. Arrange school accessories and attach with hot glue gun.

I found all of the supplies at Michael's and Hobby Lobby. Don't forget to check the dollhouse and Barbie sections for cute school accessories!

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  1. This is such a fun wreath! Great for back to school. I love yo-yos!!! A new follower from Feature Friday. It would be great if you could follow me back at

  2. Hi there!This is the cutest wreath thanks for linking it up! I hope you join in again. The link is live & full of new inspiration of crafts & more. I loved having you last week. Happy weekend visiting from @

  3. super cute!!! Just wanted to let you know this week be featured at this weeks Tasteful Tuesday Party. Come by and check it out. Please grab a featured button is you don't have one. I would love for you leave a link back in your post when you link to the party. Thanks and happy linking this week.

  4. This is so fun!! Love the whole back to school theme and even more with the yo-yos!! I'm a new follower from Craft-O-Maniac. It would be great if you followed me back at

    1. Thanks for stopping by! Following you back:)


  5. This is so great! We'd love for you to link this up at our party!

    1. Hi Paula, thank you so much for the invite!



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