Monday, May 30, 2011

Picture Frame Wreath

This might be one of my favorite crafts so far! I really like how it turned out and I think it’s so fun!  I had seen this from Tater Tots & Jello awhile back and thought it was great and then I searched Pinterest for “picture frame wreaths” and saw some other fun stuff! (PS- let me know if you want to be invited to Pinterest!). So here’s what I came up with.
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I started off with 2 black plastic frames and painted them turquoise
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Cut out a bunch of triangles on my Cricut (I glued 2 layers together to make them a little sturdier and then punched holes in the top of them all)
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Then using my scrap fabric, made a bunch of fabric rosettes
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I figured since hot glue would melt being out in the heat, I better not attach the flowers that way.  Instead, I tied them on.  I just kind of sewed through the flower using embroidery thread and then tied it around the back
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I picked up two B’s from Jo-Anns and painted them bright orange.  I also tied those on!
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I made the bunting out of my little triangles and some rope and tied it on.  Added a little yellow ribbon and hung it up!
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Here’s the other door’s wreath.  I used a smaller B for it.
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I know it’s kinda hard to see them through the glass, but you get the idea!
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Easy, cheap and super summery! Love it!

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20 comments:

Grandma said...

That was a cute idea for your front doors. It looks great. Have a good time with your hobby.

emilysnan said...

hiya , what a grat project love this idea x tfs
xmaggiex

Quilted Cupcake said...

Great execution of a fun idea! I like the pennant the best, although the flowers rock, too.

Karen said...

Great idea!! Love the rosette's and the blue frame. Fabulous!!
www.karismaheartsavannah.blogspot.com

Granthamania said...

This is my favorite that you've done, too! Looks great!!

Brandi Chen said...

OhmyGEEZ, this is so awesome!!! LOVE LOVE LOVE! :-) I've started following you!

If you get a chance, please stop by!

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Thanks!
Brandi at B.Cheniful

La-Dee-da crafter said...

I love your B. I love the whole thing. Sooo cute!!!
ladeedacreations.com
These are my favorite crafts, easy but make such a great impact.

Not Your Ordinary Agent said...

These are adorable and fun is right! I wish i knew how to make those rosettes. I might copy you! Very cool. http://homesandbabies.blogspot.com

Ty and Whitty said...

What a cute idea! Thank you for sharing. I will have to give it a try. It seems perfect for summer time. I pinned it as well so others can see it :) Come and say hi and enter my Jamberry nail giveaway

A mommy's life...with a touch of YELLOW
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Corrina said...

I like this idea for the hospital and new babies. It would be pretty easy to personalize with the name. Or if the name was too long or you didn't know how to spell it correctly, "Boy" or "Girl" would do too. Neat wreath. cassoncorner@blogspot.com

Moquelish said...

That is so fun and summery! I love the look. Nice job.

Desiree @ The 36th Avenue said...

So cute and clever... I'd love for you to share this at my link party. Great job!

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AllieMakes! said...

Super cute! I love the bright graphic pop of the colors! Great job!
Thanks for linking up to Making It With Allie! I can't wait to see what you have for next week!
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Jami said...

These are adorable wreaths!! So glad you shared them at the Tuesday To Do Party! Can't wait to see what you share next!
Smiles!
Jami

La-Dee-da crafter said...

Just wanted you to know that you inspired me to make my own new summer wreath! Thanks for the inspiration. This is why I love blogging
Thanks girl!!!
http://ladeedacreations.com/2011/06/summer-wreath/

Ricki said...

What a great idea! They look fantastic!

Mindie Hilton said...

I love a lot of color too.

I would love for you to link it up to my party that is running now. Any linky goes.

http://bacontimewiththehungryhypo.blogspot.com/2011/06/any-link-goes-party-running-now-summer.html

Come strut your stuff.

Ginger said...

Love this! It is so freakin' cute! I featured you this week on my linky laundry list this week. You can see it here - http://literallyinspired.blogspot.com/2011/06/linky-laundry-list-5.html

Ginger

southernscraps said...

Love this and love the bright colors you used.

Danielle said...

super cute. love it!

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