If you’re looking for an easy way to add a splash of fall to your home’s facade this Thanksgiving without any over-the-top decorations, Bordner encourages you to consider making a fall wreath! These beautiful and festive front door staples can be easily created in a few simple steps and they’re excellent at instantly transforming a ho-hum home into a warm inviting one. Take a look at some tips from HGTV for creating a fantastic fall wreath of your own.
Materials and Tools:
18-inch grapevine wreath base
3 or more large pinecones
3-5 faux artichokes
various faux pine sprigs
faux magnolia leaves
faux seeded eucalyptus bush
hot glue and glue sticks
1. Start by securing the artichokes and pinecones to the wreath with florist wire or hot glue.
2. Fill in with pine sprigs and magnolia leaves, attaching them with wire or hot glue, placing them around the wreath at various lengths and angles. Tip: Don’t forget to also cover the wreath’s sides.
3. Next, snip small sections of eucalyptus and berry sprigs and attach them to the wreath with hot glue wherever you need additional texture or pops of color.
4. Cover any empty spaces, visible glue or stems with moss pieces attached with hot glue.
5. Finally, loop ribbon around wreath top and secure with a bow.
Visit HGTV for more home decorating tips.