Valentines Day is just around the corner. Try this wreath for a nice touch.
what you need:
14" grapevine wreath OR trace around a dinner plate on cardboard. ( Trace again inside this circle about 1" from outer edge. ) Various red and pink
for hearts. Various red and pink
what you do:
Cut out a dozen 4" high hearts from various pretty
. Cut two of each fabric. One for the front, one for the back. Use
for this project if possible. Cut out a dozen 5" high hearts cutting two of each
as well. Cut a slit about 1 1/2" wide on backing fabric of each heart. Put wrong sides of heart together and stitch around entire edge about 1/4" inside. Stuff each heart lightly, push
through the slit in the back.
hearts at random on wreath leaving about 3" or so bare at the top centre. Hearts should overlap. Try to have each side different, not exactly the same placement of hearts. Cut 10 - 12 various
or raffia about 40" long. Tie ribbons in a large bow and glue to the top of your wreath in the bare spot.. Adjust ribbons to hang in front, down the back and around the hearts. Trim
so they do not hang longer than the wreath. This is an easy, fun project for everyone!
Komfort Kids Sweet Hearts Multi
Designed by Patrick Lose for Avlyn, this print is a part of the Project Linus charity collection. Colors include pink, ornage, lime and yellow. This cotton broadcloth print is appropriate for quilt and craft projects as well as apparel, curtains and table linens.
Warm & Natural Cotton Batting
Craft Size 34'' x 45'', 100% cotton, designed to resist bunching, bearding or creeping no resisns or glues, needle punched