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Fabric Wreath for St. Patrick’s Day

Looking to spruce up your home for the upcoming Irish holiday, better known as St. Patrick’s Day? Make this simple fabric wreath for St. patrick’s day in 30 minutes to add a touch a green to your every day décor.

DIY St. Patrick's Day Fabric Wreath Making Tutorial

Supplies:

  • MDF Wreath
  • St. Patrick’s Day Fabric
  • Scissors
  • Hot Glue Gun and Hot Glue Sticks
  • St. Patrick’s Wire Garland
  • Mini Bowdabra
  • Bowdabra Bow Wire
  • Hair Bow Tool & Ruler
  • 2 inch wide wire edged ribbon

Instructions:

1.Gather all of your supplies to create the wreath.

DIY St. Patrick's Day Wreath Making

 

2. Using your sewing machine begin sewing a pleated ruffle.

St. Patrick's Day Fabric Wreath Making

 

3. Place the pleated ruffle pattern size down and place the MDF wreath on top.

Bow Making Tool

 

4. Begin applying hot glue to the back of the MDF wreath.

DIY St. Patrick's Day Fabric Wreath Making

 

5. Carefully wrap one side of the fabric around the MDF wreath.

DIY St. Patrick's Day Fabric Wreath Making

 

6. Follow the step above and repeat by wrapping the other side of the fabric around the wreath.

St. Patrick's Day Fabric Wreath Making Tutorial

 

7. Repeat the last 6 steps above for the second piece of fabric.

DIY St. Patrick's Day Fabric Wreath Making

 

8. This is how your wreath will look once it is completely wrapped.

 St. Patrick's Day Fabric Wreath

 

9. Gather your St. Patrick’s Day Wire Garland.

DIY St. Patrick's Day Fabric Wreath

 

10. Begin unwinding the wire garland and hot gluing it to the outside of the wreath.

St. Patrick's Day Fabric Wreath Making Idea

 

11. Wrap two to three layers of wire garland around the outside of the fabric wreath.

DIY St. Patrick's Day Fabric Wreath Making

 

12. Wrap the wire garland around the inside of the wreath securing it with hot glue every few inches.

 

 

13. Begin by gathering all the materials you will need for this project. Cut ribbon and seal each end of the ribbon with clear nail polish. The nail polish dries quickly so there is no need to wait for it to dry.

bow making tools

 

14. Place Bowdabra ® Hair Bow Tool and Ruler onto the Mini Bowdabra, leaving a space at the bottom for the Mini Bowdabra tower to move. Cut an 18”piece of Bowdabra Bow Wire and fold it in half. Lay it into the Mini Bowdabra. You’ll have a loop at one end and two loose pieces at the opposite end.

bow maker tool

 

15. Place a piece of the ribbon in the Mini Bowdabra.

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16. Fold the ribbon over and press into the Mini Bowdabra. This is the beginning of your first loop. *This bow was made 3 inches long on each side.

how to make a ribbon bow

 

17. Fold the ribbon to make a loop.

ribbon bow making

 

18. Repeat, folding the ribbon again to make another loop.

making a bow with ribbon

 

19. Repeat one more time so that you’ll have four loops created.

how to make bows with ribbon

 

20. Next, create a mini loop that will be seen at the middle of the bow.

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21. Scrunch down the ribbon with the Mini Bowdabra wand.

easy to create bow makers

 

22. While the bow is still in the Mini Bowdabra, thread the two loose ends of the Bowdabra bow wire through the loop at the other end.

bow making wire

 

23. Pull the bow wire tightly while the bow is still in the Mini Bowdabra.

bow wire

 

24. Gently pull the bow out of the Mini Bowdabra. Separate the two loose ends of the bow wire and bring them around to the back of the bow. To tie off the bow, pinch the bow wire securely against the bow.

how to make a bow

25. Fluff and shape the bow.

how to make bows

 

26. Attach the ribbon to the wreath, and cut the remaining Bowdabra Bow Wire. Display your wreath so everyone can admire it!

 

St. Patrick's Day Wreath

 

 Wreath for St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick’s Day Wreath

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