7 DIY Spring Wreaths

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Check out these 7 DIY Spring Wreaths! With spring right around the corner, I thought it would be the perfect time to post this roundup. They are all so beautiful, it will be hard to choose which one to make! If you are having a hard time deciding, you could always make a few and give them away as gifts. I’m sure your friends and family would love it!

I happen to really enjoy making wreaths. To be honest with you, it kind of relaxes me. Not only that I love turning nothing into something. You may get to see this side of me more once summer hits, that’s when I like to find cheap or free furniture and fix it up. But until it warms up I will stick with my wreath making ūüėČ

1.  DIY Spring Tull Wreath РThrifty Jinxy

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2.) DIY TuTu Wreath – Making of a Mom

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3.) DIY Frugal Easy Yarn Spring Wreath – The Jenny Evolution

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4.) Spring Clothespin Wreath – The Jenny Evolution

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5.) DIY Simple Spring Wreath with Burlap – Happy Deal Happy Day

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6.) Spring Wreath with Forsythia & Burlap РHappy Deal Happy day

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7.) DIY Dollar Tree Easter Wreath – Burlap Kitchen

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Free Easter/Spring Chick Printable’s

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I am printing these off and framing them for little Easter gifts this year along with a little bagged treat (post coming this week). These are so cute to sit around for Easter/ Spring decor! =)

* For a 4 x 6 photo print the 5 x 7’s to paper size 8 x 10. I made a few different sizes for you to play around with in case you wanted to use a different size photo frame. =)

 

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8 x 10 Vertical printable

8 x 10 Horizontal Printable

 

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5 x 7 Vertical Printable

5 x 7 Horizontal Printable

 

4 x 6’s

4 x 6 Vertical Printable

4 x 6 Horizontal Printable

 

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DIY Dollar Tree Easter Wreath

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I wanted a cute Easter wreath but didn’t want to spend a lot of money. I decided to look around the dollar tree and see what I could find. I was very surprised with everything they had for a wreath, the options were endless. But I had to make a decision and this is what I came up with.. Hope you like it as much as I do =)

What you need:

* 4 packs of the mini eggs ( I bought 1 pack each of the all blue, pink and green and then I bought 1 multi -color pack)

* 1 bag of Spanish moss  ( 125 cu in /2 L ) ~ (2 if you want the back of your wreath covered, too)

* 1 roll of ribbon at least 3ft ( the one I bought was 9ft)

* 1 pack of birds ( or 2 birds)

* 1 foam wreath ring (9.8in (24cm) )

* Hot glue gun

* Hot glue sticks

Here is a photo with the items I bought for this wreath… Missing is the ribbon and the birds. My local Dollar tree did not have the color of ribbon I wanted so I found my pink ribbon for this bow at the Dollar General and yes, it was only $1. Everything else for this wreath was purchased at the dollar tree, except for the hot glue gun and glue sticks.. obviously. LOL =)

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How I made it: 

1.) First I hot glued Spanish Moss all around the foam wreath ring. I made sure to cover the front and sides good but I was not concerned about the back; no one will see it. However, if you are concerned about the back, then you will want to buy 2 packs of Spanish moss. I also want to warn you to be careful! The hot glue will sometimes seep threw the moss and burn your fingers; I use my scissors to press it down sometimes.

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When all the Spanish moss is glued on it should look like this. You will want to trim up any of the loose moss; kinda like trimming a beard if you want to look at it that way.. LOL

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2.) Next I glued two rows of the mini eggs around the wreath; rotating colors. I kind of had a pattern going that I stuck too.

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Here is what it should look like when they are all glued on.

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3.) Then I glued a third row on the bottom so the wreath slightly resembled a Easter basket. If you don’t like the way that looks you could always do a third row all they way around.
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4.) Next I took my little birds and figured out where I wanted them; then carefully hot glued them to the wreath.
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5.) Here is where my mom comes in; I needed a bow and she is so good at making them and was more than happy to help. Once she made the bow I just used the pipe cleaner to tie it on to my wreath; you could also hot glue it to the wreath if you wish.

Do you want to know how my mom learned to make a bow from ribbon? She bought some ribbon at a store around the holidays and the store had some one making bows for people for a small fee. My mom said that the line was so long and she kept watching the lady make the bows and by the time it was my moms turn she had all ready figured it out on her own. LOL. Smart lady, that mom of mine; now if only I could learn how to do it! LOL Here is a link to my youtube video of my mom making the bow… maybe you will have better luck than I have had with making them. =)

CLICK HERE – How to make a Bow From Ribbon

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And that is all there is to it. How cute? How simple? Hope you enjoyed this tutorial =)

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* This Wreath was Featured @ РHorse Shoes & grenades ,

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25 Easter Recipes & Crafts!

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1.)  Jelly Bean Bark ( Click link for recipe)

From – How to have it All ( click here to visit homepage)

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2.) Pretzel Chicks ( click link for recipe)

From- Simplee Thrifty ( Click here to visit home page)

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3.) Easter Chick Cup Cakes ( click link for recipe)

From- Thrifty DIY Diva ( Click link to visit home page)

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4.) 101 NON Candy Easter Basket ideas for kids  (click link for ideas)

¬† ¬† ¬†From- Ann’s Entitled Life ( Click link to visit homepage)

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5.) Mini Egg Cup Easter Basket Craft Project ( Click link for craft)

     From- Jinxy Kids (  click link to visit home page )

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6.)  Resorection rolls ( click link for recipe)

     From- The Frugal Mom ( Click link to visit hoe page)

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7.) Spring Cookies ( Click link for recipe)

From- Housewives of Frederick County ( Click link to visit homepage)

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8.) Hoppy Easter Printable ( Click link for printable)

     From- A Spectacled Owl ( Click link to visit home page)

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9.) Birds Nest Pudding Tarts ( click link for recipe)

From-  Suburbia Unwrapped ( Click link to visit home page )

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10.) Easter M&M Thumbprint Cookies ( Click link for recipe)

     From- Thrifty DIY  Diva ( Click link to visit home page)

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11.) Easter Muddy Buddies Recipe ( Click link for recipe)

     From- Cleverly Simple ( Click link to visit home page)

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12.) Lemon Easter Basket Cupcakes ( Click link for recipe)

     From- Simply Southern Mom ( Click link to visit Home page)

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13.) Paska ( Click link for recipe)

     From- Three different directions  ( Click link to visit homepage)

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14.) Easter Bunny Cake Recipe ( Click link for recipe)

     From- Slick Housewives  ( Click link to visit home page)

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15.)Easy Easter Basket Cake (Click link for recipe)

     *From-  Slick Housewives ( Click link to visit home page)

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16.) Chocolate Peanut Butter Egg Recipe ( Click link for recipe)

     *From- Gator Mommy Reviews ( Click link to visit homepage)

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17.) How to Hard Cook Eggs ( Click link for recipe)

     * From- Two Healthy Kitchens ( Click link to visit home page)

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18.) C – is for Craft- Easy Easter craft for kids ( Click link for Directions)

     * From- PhilZENdia (Click link to visit homepage)

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19.) Easter Decor & Crafts ( Click Link for ideas)

     From- The Country Chick Cottage ( Click link to visit homepage)

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20.) Bunny Munch Trail Mix ( Click link for recipe)

     * From- Momma of 3 Munchkins ( Click link to visit homepage)

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21.) Create a thumb print cross to teach your children about Easter ( Click link for directions)

       *From- Bare Feet on the Dashboard ( Click link to visit homepage)

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22.) Easy Easter Decor ( Click link to see )

     *From- A TIPical Day ( Click link to visit homepage)

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23.) Pink Lemonade Fudge and Key Lime Fudge ( Click Link for Recipes)

* From-  Tammilee Tips (Click Link to visit homepage)

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24.) Candy Coated Baby Chick Peanut Butter Cookies ( Click link for recipe)

* From-  Two Kids and a Coupon ( Click Link to visit Homepage)

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25.) Bunny Bouquet ( Click link for directions)

* From- Rural Mom ( Click link to visit homepage)

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Disclosure of Material Connection: I have not received any compensation for writing this post. I have no material connection to the brands, products, or services that I have mentioned. This post does, however, contain ads that I will receive comission for if clicked. This post may also include affiliate links. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission‚Äôs 16 CFR, Part 255: ‚ÄúGuides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.‚ÄĚ

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