Mini Ornament Wreath {holiday}

As promised, I'm back with a 2nd wreath. This is pretty much the same as the last wreath, but in mini form. Because honestly, what's cuter than a mini wreath? My daughter wanted to make a wreath, and how can I say no to a) this adorable face, and b) a daughter who wants to craft with me?! So we made a mini wreath. We started with a bunch of mini ornaments from Target, a wreath form, and some fabric. We wrapped the form in fabric first. Now we have a good surface for the hot glue to stick to. Next, she wrapped the wreath in some silver tinsel. And from … [Read more...]

Make your own fancy ORNAMENT WREATH! Easy and inexpensive

In an effort to be festive this year I've made two wreaths! Today I'm sharing wreath #1 with you, and I'll share wreath #2 in a few days. This big ornament wreath was so easy to make! It is festive and fun, and I get compliments on it from everyone who comes over. Follow the simple step-by-step tutorial below to make your own festive ornament wreath - for much cheaper than if you bought one! To make this ornament wreath, you will need the following items: wreath form a lot of plastic ornaments tinsel a strip of fabric or muslin hot glue gun First, cut (or tear) … [Read more...]

Nothing says {I love you} like a Paper Rose Wreath

Yesterday I did a guest post over at Design, Dining, + Diapers. I wanted to share it with you today so you can hurry and make one before this Tuesday (the 14th!). Here's a modified version of my guest post. Enjoy! Today I'm going to show you how to make the cutest Paper Rose Wreath. Red Roses are symbolic of LOVE, so this wreath is perfect for Valentine's Day. To make this wreath, you will need: *8 inch wreath form * red crepe paper * 13 sheets of 12"x12" red cardstock * hot glue * scissors Start by gluing the end of your crepe paper to your wreath form. Wrap … [Read more...]

50 Holiday wreaths you don’t want to miss (Roundup)

When you think of pretty much any holiday, what decor item pops into your head? When I think of "holiday" I think, WREATHS! Every holiday has them. They adorn fireplace mantles, front doors, mirrors, and hallways. Adding a festive wreath instantly transforms your space. It's the quickest and easiest way to bring any holiday into your home. Christmas wreaths are probably the most popular holiday wreath on the planet. People love decorating for THE Holidays (you know, like how people say "THE CITY" and it's automatically assumed they are talking about NYC? You say "The Holidays" and … [Read more...]

$2 outdoor Holiday wreaths {tutorial}

I've got these great windows in front of my house that are just screaming for wreaths with big red bows. Since I needed 4 wreaths (3 windows and the front door) I didn't want to spend a fortune so I headed to my home-away-from-home; the Dollar Tree. For $9 I outfitted all three windows, plus a wreath on the door and a garland swag. It was so cheap and easy! (Please don't look too closely at our undecorated porch and lack of shrubs. Trust me, it drives me batty.) Here's how you can make $2 wreaths for the front of your house too! First off, the gear: I bought 5 … [Read more...]

36 inspiring Halloween and Fall WREATHS (Roundup)

Wreath overload time! Here are an assortment of pretty awesome wreaths for either Halloween or Fall. Hopefully they will inspire you to get your craft on and get creative this Season! If you see a wreath you are especially smitten with, click on through and give the blogger some smooches. Everyone likes a little love and snuggles now and then. And now, 36 inspiring wreaths... Halloween Wreaths The Roseland Family A Glimpse Inside Embracing Change Just Us Four Love Sweet Love Two oh Two … [Read more...]

Lindsey copied Lindsay || book page wreaths and kitchen silhouettes

So... Wanna see THE wreath that started this blog?! THE ACTUAL real-for-real wreath that had me so smitten that I asked my sister Lindsey where she got it and she said she made it from a blog online called Living with Lindsay (no relation) so I started reading Living with Lindsay which started the blog obsession which prompted me to start House of Hepworths, formally known as aheppy (for like 2 seconds, until I found a less dumb name?)? Ya, that wreath. Wanna see it? It was a cold and dark night in late December of 2008... Kidding. But for real, some time in about 2008 I … [Read more...]