Fall Wreath Ideas That'll Last Through the Holidays
Puffy Pom-Pom Wreath
Create this adorable wreath featuring yarn in all your favorite fall colors. Just start with a straw wreath, wrap a base fabric around it, then tie the pom-poms on until your wreath is full.
Fall Bounty Wreath
Combine all of the glories fall has to offer in one lovely wreath! Attach pinecones, mums, leaves, and daisies to a foam wreath using greening pins. Use hot glue where necessary to secure pieces in place.
A little paint brings a front-door wreath of acorns, pinecones, twigs, and walnuts to life. First paint about 30-40 nuts various autumn colors. Meanwhile, hot-glue leaves, pinecones, and twigs to the wreath and spray-paint the entire thing white. When dry, hot glue the colorful nuts to wreath as shown. Then, tie a ribbon on the wreath to hang.
Pumpkin & Gourd Wreath
Use your leftover mini pumpkins from Halloween to make this lovely fall wreath. Simply stick toothpicks in the pumpkins to affix them to the straw wreath and hot-glue them in place along with gourds and colorful leaves.
Colorful Pom-Pom Wreath
For this cheery wreath, simply thread colorful felted balls onto string and wrap around a straw wreath until the entire surface is covered.
Autumn Polaroid Wreath
To make this urban wreath, wrap a foam frame in orange fabric and attach Polaroid snapshots of all your favorite fall scenes.
For an easy, long-lasting wreath, cover an 8-inch straw wreath form with cornhusks. Add husks one by one, spreading hot glue on the bottom half the husk and wrapping it around the wreath. Repeat until the whole form is covered; hang with a piece of raffia.
Birch Log Wreath
Attach birch log segments in the shape of a wreath and decorate with your favorite holiday accents for a fresh look that works either indoors or out.
Fabric Scrap Wreath
Make the most of leftover fabric scraps by tying them onto a wire wreath form. Then, embellish with crocheted flowers and leaves for a cheery decoration you can leave up year-round.
Book Page Wreath
Turn a couple of worn-out paperbacks into an indoor wreath, perfect for any room of the house. Try using glossy magazine pages if you want to add pops of color.
Colorful Corn Wreath
Dried Indian corn cobs affixed to a foam wreath form fan out to make a festive autumn decoration.
Paper Leaf Wreath
This smartly designed wreath uses pretty patterned wrapping paper in the shape of leaves. Make it your own by substituting your favorite scrapbook paper or even comic book pages.
Color Burst Wreath
Brightly painted cattail leaves and heads can transform a wire wreath form into a cheery door decoration. Start with a circular cardboard base, then arrange colored cattails and leaves in a sunburst. To finish, place a small acorn cap in the center of the wreath.
Recycled Paper Posy Wreath
This easy-to-make wreath uses paper scraps to their full advantage. To make it, just fold paper pieces in an accordion pattern and arrange in a circle, or "posy" shape.
Fall Wreath Makeover
Try this fresh idea for reviving your old fall wreaths. Simply glue bold fabric cutouts to twigs from your yard and add them into an existing leaf wreath.
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