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Crepe Paper Wreath for Spring

Spring is nearly here! It’s time to remove winter décor, replacing it with spring for a fresh look.  Today I’m sharing how to make a Crepe Paper Wreath for Spring.  This wreath can be used on a door, mantel, or even a porch wall.  Customize the crepe paper and ribbon color to coordinate with your decor.

Learn how to make a spring wreath using crepe paper

How to Make a Crepe Paper Wreath

Supplies

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16 or 19” styrofoam wreath

2 rolls of crepe paper – The picture shows three rolls but I only ended up needed two.

Coordinating ribbon

Sewing pins

Scissors

Ruler

Supplies Needed to Make a Crepe Paper Wreath

 

Procedure

Step One – Cover the Wreath form with Crepe Paper

Pin one end of the crepe paper to the wreath using two pins.  Wrap the crepe paper around the wreath to cover the styrofoam.  Pin the finished end and cut off the excess.

How to Cover a Styrofoam Wreath with Crepe Paper

Styrofoam wreath covered with crepe paper. Used to make a DIY Crepe Paper Wreath.

Step Two – Add Ribbon for Hanging

Use pins to attach a coordinating ribbon for hanging.

Add ribbon to a crepe paper wreath for hanging.

 

Step Three – Prepare Crepe Paper

Cut crepe paper into 4” sections.

Cut crepe paper into 4" sections to use to make a crepe paper wreath

 

Step Four – Pin Crepe paper to wreath

Pin crepe paper to wreath, overlapping each section to make the wreath full.  

Pin crepe paper to a styrofoam wreath form to make a crepe paper wreath

Pin sections of crepe paper to a styrofoam wreath form to make a crepe paper wreath.

Continue to add crepe paper sections until the wreath is completely covered.

Sections of 4" crepe paper pinned to a styrofoam wreath to make a DIY crepe paper wreath for spring.

Hang and Enjoy!

Hang your wreath and enjoy the fresh spring look it gives your home.

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Yield: One Wreath

Crepe Paper Wreath for Spring

Make a wreath using crepe paper, sewing pins, and a styrofoam wreath form.

Make a Crepe Paper Wreath for Spring. Use crepe paper and ribbon colors to match your decor.

Instructions

  1. Pin one end of the crepe paper to the wreath using two pins. Wrap the crepe paper around the wreath to cover the styrofoam. Pin the finished end and cut off the excess.
  2. Use pins to attach a coordinating ribbon for hanging.
  3. Cut crepe paper into 4” sections.
  4. Pin crepe paper to wreath, overlapping each section to make the wreath full.  Continue to add crepe paper sections until the wreath is completely covered.
  5. Hang and enjoy!

Notes

Do not hang this wreath in a place where it will get wet.

 

10 Comments

  1. Wow that’s pretty! It looks like an exercise in patience, but the end results are worth it! Thanks for sharing with us at Creatively Crafty. We’ve just started a Facebook group called Creatively Crafty Showcase and you’re invited to join us! It’s another way to share this post and just about anything creative plus we’ll have opportunities to interact/support each other. You’ll find us here http://bit.ly/2TL8Pli. Hope to see you soon!

  2. Well, this is an interesting wreath! I can picture using rainbow colors and adding Crayola box accents to it! So many possibilities for this fun idea!

  3. Wow! Another gorgeous piece, Paula! This is lovely! Thanks for sharing and linking up with us! xoxo

    1. I also think that making a red, white, and blue wreath for the 4th would be a good idea. I’ll have to remember to do that!

      Paula

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