Easy DIY Christmas Wreath

December 13, 2015

Last Christmas came and went so quickly.

This year I’m making sure I don’t miss it.

I’ve been decorating and baking and listening to Christmas carols.

(And not the just the awful CD they play at work. The good stuff.)

Here’s a Christmas craft that I’ve been working on, and the great part is it only cost me $3 to make!

The inspiration for this came from this pin on Pinterest.

I took garland, a mini chalkboard and a felt ornament that I bought at the Dollar Tree and turned it into a cute mini wreath that I’m quite pleased with!

I took some gold paint that I already had on hand and painted the green plastic of the chalkboard.

I originally had written out”Joy” with just the chalk, but then I decided that I like the look of a metallic marker better.

After the paint and the ink had dried, I used my hot glue gun and glued the chalkboard to a cardboard circle that I cut out of a shoe box.

The next step was to glue the garland around the sides of the chalkboard.

Finally I took the felt ornament and glued it to the garland and added some twine to the back to hang it up.

It was that simple and now I have a cute little wreath to brighten my space!

What are some simple crafts that you do to get ready for the holidays?

Let me know in the comments below! Thanks for reading and don’t forget to subscribe!

2 Comments
danielle
December 13, 2015 @ 11:45 am

it came out great, thanks for sharing!

http://www.avecdanielle.com

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    kaitlyn powell
    December 13, 2015 @ 12:48 pm

    Thank you! And thanks for reading!

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