Tuesday, October 23, 2012

DIY Letter Wreath

This was the EASIEST project ever! Here is everything you need. 
1 yard of burlap ribbon
Elmer's Spray Glue
One Wooden Letter (mine is about 1.5 feet)--if you are extra crafty you can use a foam sheet and cut your own shape.
Sheet of green moss
Spray the top of the letter with glue. Wait about 30 seconds until glue is tacky. 
*Use your finger to check*
Press the moss sheet onto the top of the wooden letter. Let it dry.
Use scissors to trim the excess moss. Leave about 1 inch overlap. We will use this to wrap around the edges and back to create a seamless look. 
Spray the sides of the letter and wait 30 seconds or until glue is tacky. 
Wrap the excess onto the sides. Press firmly. 
To wrap the corners, cut diagonal to the point of each corner. 
Fold extra moss under and around to the back  (Sorry I forgot to photograph this step).
You may have to spray the back of the letter. 
Tie a bow and staple the bow onto the back of the letter. 
I used Command Hooks to secure the wreath onto the door. 

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My Life as A Plate said...

This turned out fabulous and looks great on your door! I have to try this.

Holly said...

That looks great!!

Darby Hawley said...

Looks awesome girl! That is definitely something you can have hanging up year-round :-)

Courtney M said...

This is GREAT! I totally want to try it!

Kristin said...

turned out great!

Amy of while wearing heels said...

L for lovely. This is simple and elegant. Great job.

Syndal said...

I love this!

Amy @ At the Pink of Perfection said...

Love this, it looks like you purchased it somewhere! Well done!

Katie said...

hey girl! this is awesome and anything with a monogram is amazing in my book! thank you for linking up :)

Ashley Barnhill said...

AMAZING! This looks like something I would buy in the store!

Stephanie said...

I SO Love this!! And NOW I need to go get all the stuff to make it!

Amber said...

I love this!! I can't find burlap anywhere! Everyone is out!!

Anonymous said...

where do you find moss sheets?

Domesticable said...

I found mine at Michaels but I've also seen them at wal-mart and hobby lobby.

Debbie @ MeandMyDIY said...

That's gorgeous! It looks great Lura, well done!


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