Saturday, March 31, 2012

Bird's Nest Spring Wreath{DIY}

A wire hanger & burlap? That simple?!
This was so easy.  I followed this tutorial here.


I did make my strips a little thinner for a thicker fill & I was using a smaller sized wreath.
I added my own touches to it using vintage fabric to make flower rosettes and hot glued them onto the burlap.

I took a photo and sent it to my sister, aunt, and mom.
Everyone responded with compliments, but my sister said "It reminds me of a bird's nest." 
{I immediately remembered those little clip on bird ornaments from my Christmas tree}
PERFECT---I put a bird on it! {ha} 

I like hanging all my wreaths using clothes line, clothes pins and fabric for the top of the wreath {just my thing}.
I also whipped up a little matching fabric banner for our porch bench.

A good start to outdoor spring cuteness!




Thanks for looking! 
XOXO, 
Kate 

7 comments:

  1. super cute Kate! i really like the way you hang the wreaths with the clothes line and pins.

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  2. This is great! Thanks for linking up with Strut Your Stuff Saturday. We're hoping you will join us again next week with more great ideas! - The Sisters

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  3. Wow, this looks great. I would love for you to stop by My Dream Canvas.

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  4. So cute! Thank you for linking up to Home Sweet Home!
    Sherry

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  5. I love this - all the texture and frayed edges make me giddy! Thanks for linking up to tickled pink!

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  6. I'll be featuring you on Thursday. Thank you so much for sharing at {wow me} wednesday. :)

    Ginger @ gingersnapcrafts.com

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  7. Very cute! Love the way you hung it with clothespins too! Clever!! Found you at gingersnap!

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