How to Make a Burlap Wreath

With the weather changing many of us are now getting out our fall decorations. Burlap is a hot trend for most seasons, but autumn especially. Burlap wreaths are simple to make but leave a lasting impression on those who see them. Once you get into it making burlap wreaths they can take as little as 10 minutes to finish!

What you’ll need:Blog-Pic-Needs

  • Metal Wreath Frame (mine is 18”)
  • Burlap
  • Floral wire (to secure burlap to the frame)
  • Scissors
  • Additional burlap, flowers, etc. (for decorations)

Step 1:

Take the burlap and using the floral wire, secure it to the wreath frame.

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Step 2:

Push about 3 in. of ribbon through the innermost section of the wreath frame. Continue this through the other 2 sections as well.

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Step 3:

Once you have 3 in. of ribbon through each section you will now flip the wreath and make 2-3 twists in the ribbon. Once twisted push to create a bunching effect and begin step 2 again.

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Step 4:

Continue steps 2 & 3 the rest of the way around your wreath frame.

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Step 5:

Cut any excess ribbon and secure the burlap end to the wreath frame using the floral wire.

Step 6:

Decorate & Hang!
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