Tuesday, 29 October 2013

Christmas Decorations galore

I have to admit that I am a hoarder when it comes to craft supplies. I wander around craft stores and homegoods stores thinking oh, I can do something with that. I have a few purchases that I really need to do something with (to make space for more things) and I decided that I would use a foam wreath and make it into a Christmas Wreath. After all, Christmas is only 8 weeks away (sorry for mentioning).

As a firm believer in less is more, I like to keep things clean and simple. So, here's what I did with a foam wreath, a roll of ribbon, a sewing pin and a Frosted Finishes Embellishment.

A 9" foam wreath wrapped in Cherry Cobbler Stitched Edge Grosgrain Ribbon

A close up of the Frosted Finish Embellishment

I deliberately used a pin to hold the ribbon onto the wreath because the plan is to reuse both the ribbon and wreath at a later date. I love this Cherry Cobbler ribbon and will be using some of it to wrap some of my Christmas presents.

Stampin' Up! supplies used:

Accessories : Frosted Finish Embellishements, Cherry Cobbler 1" Stitched Edge Grosgrain Ribbon, Red Sticky Strip.

I will over the next week be sharing more ideas for Christmas decorations so check back and see what I'm up to.

1 comment:

  1. CardsandCakesbyLadyH29 October 2013 at 10:02

    Hoarders Unite !
    So am I Fiona I have cupboards and boxes full and really don't need anymore but can't help myself.
    Very nice wreath - less is more elegant!


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