Simple Star Wreath

Materials

  • Dow STYROFOAM Brand Foam, 9” wreath
  • Cardstock: red, white, blue
  • Crepe paper: red, white
  • Mini toothpick flags, eight
  • White curling ribbon, 20” length

Tools

  • Aleene’s Original Tacky Glue
  • Silver pen

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, copy paper, pencil

Directions

STEP 1

  • Print out pattern onto copy paper. Cut three stars from red, blue, and white papers. Use silver pen to outline stars.

STEP 2

  • On back of each star, use pencil to draw lines from pattern. Fold stars on lines, creating dimensional look.

STEP 3

  • Wrap wreath with red crepe paper, covering all areas. Adhere ends. Cut white crepe paper in half lengthwise. Wrap wreath with white crepe paper, forming stripes. Adhere ends.

STEP 4

  • Adhere toothpick flags on wreath. Adhere stars, alternating colors, on wreath.

STEP 5

  • For hanger, tie curling ribbon on top of wreath. Knot ends.

Tip

  • 1. For added sparkle and dimension, insert glitter chenille stems between paper stars, or add metallic paper sparklers in bunches.
by Linda Valentino

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2713/c64df163-a773-48aa-bc2b-2bc8768c37dc.pdf



Star Wreath
Star Wreath