Autumn Leaves Wreath

By  Barbara Anders  for  My Favorite Things

size: 12" diameter

  • Autumn Leaves Wreath
  • Closeup View
  • Photo 1
  • Photo 2


  • Foam wreath, 12" diameter
  • Burlap
  • My Favorite Things Whip Cream Cardstock
  • Wire hanger


  • My Favorite Things LJD Fall Foliage Stamp Set
  • Die-cutting system and My Favorite Things Die-namics LJD Fall Foliage Dies
  • Ink pads: My Favorite Things Tangy Orange, Orange Fizz, Jellybean Green, Kraft, Grape Jelly, Hot Fudge; Stampin’ Up Cajun Craze, Old Olive, Soft Suede; Ranger Vintage Photo Distress
  • Hot glue gun and sticks

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler
  • 1. Cut burlap yardage into 2"-wide strips; wrap snugly around foam wreath form securing ends on back using glue gun. Start and end edges of burlap strips on back of wreath.
  • 2. Die cut leaves and acorns and ink stamps in colors of choice using rock-and-roll technique for leaves. (Note: For rock-and-roll technique, after inking stamp evenly, touch edges of stamp onto contrasting color ink pad.) Stamp images. See Photo 1. When stamping on die-cut shapes, use dark background for light cardstock to help position stamp accurately. See Photo 2.

    Photo 1

    Photo 2
  • 3. Shape leaves with fingers, creasing center line for dimension.
  • 4. Adhere leaves, overlapping edges for best coverage, to wreath form in desired arrangement using glue gun.
  • 5. Attach wire hanger to back of wreath using glue gun.
  • Tip
  • 1. Use a large paper clip if wire hanger is not handy or available.