Burlap is an excellent material for various crafts. It has a wonderful rustic appearance and can be used for all sorts of fabulous items from napkins to table runners, door wreaths or tree ornaments. Many people wonder how to make a burlap wreath and we will show you two ideas which may come helpful.
How to make a burlap wreath – easy idea step by step
If you are one of those people who ask how to make a burlap wreath or a how to make a wreath with mesh ribbon, the pictures below will help you a lot. If you think you are not much of a DIY-er, you may be surprised how easy this project is.
- Foam pipe, about 1 meter (50 inches)
- Jute twine
- Duct tape
Shape the pipe into a circle and tape the conjunction
Cut the burlap into strips and wrap them around the pipe. Secure them with the twines. Continue until you cover the whole base.
Fold the burlap into fluffy waves and attach them to the wreath with pins until you cover all the wreath and it looks full.
Decorate your burlap wreath with the embellishments you have chosen
How to make a burlap wreath – a simple idea with great effect
Another fantastic idea how to make a burlap wreath is to use styrofoam as a base. Many people prefer styrofoam, as it works as a perfect base for wreath. You can buy a ring from a craft store or cut one by yourself or use any other material that suit you.
The materials you need:
- styrofoam wreath
- accent fabric of your choice
- Glue gun and glue sticks
- 1 small scrap piece of ribbon
Cut the burlap into squares 10/10 cm (4″x4″)
Cut the accent fabric into strips 5-6 cm wide (2″ to 3″) wind the strips around the base and secure with hot glue.
Start glueing the burlap squares to the wreath base with the help of the hot glue.
Make a bow from your accent fabric and tie it around the wrath.