Thursday, April 5, 2012

Rag Wreath

How about a fun little pennant rag wreath for Spring?


I forgot to take photos of the process, but it's very simple.

Supplies:
*vine wreath from the dollar store
 *fabric in bright and fun colors
*a little bit of ribbon


Process:
*Turn on your DVR to some tv shows you need to catch up on.  (I got caught up with The Voice and Dancing with the Stars.)
*Cut your fabric into many small strips.  Mine were about 1 inch by 6-7 inches.  
*Tie each strip onto a vine of the wreath.  It takes a bit of time, but it's easy and mindless.
* vacuum yourself and the floor around you.  The fabric sheds!!


for the pennant:
*cut a diamond shape so when it's folded in half it makes a triangle
*sew around the edges, then put them in the laundry (wash and dry) to fringe them up a bit
*iron them
*sew them onto a piece of ribbon
*tie it onto the wreath


Easy, cute and inexpensive!!  




18 comments:

  1. I am visiting via TT&J. I absolutely adore this project! So clever.

    If you have a moment, please stop by my blog. I created a few spring crafts this week.

    Have a wonderful weekend.

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  2. Oh my love this! I'm adding this project to my list - thanks for sharing!

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  3. Bah! LOVE this wreath. SO cute and shabby. Pinning and am totally going to knock it off! Thanks for linkin up to our party too (;

    xoxo

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  4. Very cute, love the bunting on it!

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  5. oh...sooo cute! love the addded little pennant! great job!!

    Bonnie @ Uncommon
    www.uncommondesignsonline.com

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  6. Cute is right! Thanks for the inspiration and tutorial. :)

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  7. This is just so cute. Thanks for linking up to Mauvin' Monday!

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  8. That is so cute, love it! I would love for you to share this (and any other creations) at my new linky party "Pin It and Win It Wednesday" @ www.cheapcraftymama.com!

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  9. I adore your wreath and the color combo is fab!
    I would love for you to come by and link it up to my party happening NOW! I would love to have you there!
    Stacey of Embracing Change
    http://staceyembracingchange.blogspot.com

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  10. What an adorable wreath! I'm featuring you on Laughter and Grace's Fabulous Five this week!

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  11. Your wreath and banner are so pretty and bright! I'm so happy that you shares this at Sunday Blog Love. This will be featured this weekend, hope you will link up again this weekend. I've also got a giveaway going on now!

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  12. This is so cute and I love the fabric and colors you chose. Thanks for linking to the party. I'm featuring your wreath tonight.

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  13. This is so totally up my alley! :) can't wait to give it a whirl!!

    ~H

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  14. Hello, new follower here and I’d like to invite you to join me at my weekly
    Clever Chicks Blog Hop:

    http://www.the-chicken-chick.com/2012/12/clever-chicks-blog-hop-13.html
    I hope you can make it!
    Cheers,
    Kathy Shea Mormino
    The Chicken Chick

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