DIY Shabby Chic Fabric Wreath

fabric-wreath-good Whether you are having a barn wedding and are looking for something gorgeous to hang on the barn door or you’re simply after a pop of color to add to your own front door, this DIY fabric garland wreath is one of the easiest DIY projects you’ll ever attempt. This would also make a fun project for a bridal shower; everyone could go home with a wreath that they made with their own hands!

You will need:

  • A variety of fabrics cut or torn (we used pinking shears for the wreath shown above) into pieces that are approximately 6 inches long and 1 – 1.5 inches wide. You can vary the length and width of the pieces to your liking. You will need about 150 pieces for one wreath
  • Metal coat hanger
  • pliers
  • metal cutters
  • ribbon
  • safety glasses

Bend your coat hanger into a circle.

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Use pliers to even out bends in the hanger.

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This is how it should look:

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Don your safety glasses and cut off the hook with wire cutters.

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If you want you can make a smaller hook like this using your pliers:

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Gather your pieces of fabric. We used five different fabrics.

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Starting at the hook, tie on each piece of fabric.

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Keep going until you have covered the entire hanger.

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Use a ribbon to hand wreath, or use the hook.

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This wreath was made with torn fabric. The fabric pieces are 1.5 inches wide and six inches long.

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Like this project? Check out our torn fabric garland.

 

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  1. Posted by Kristine on July 15th, 2013 at 8:19pm

    What a sweet DIY idea and looks so easy too. Will file this in the "have to do" file. And so many colour variations that can be used.
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