The Perfect Ornament Wreath || A Tutorial

There are a lot of ornament wreath ideas out there. Here is an easy and tried and true way to achieve a uniform and beautiful result. 5 easy steps and can be done in less than an hour just in time for the holidays!
5 easy steps to get the perfect ornament wreath.
You will need: a large styrofoam wreathhot glue gun + glue sticks2 large containers of shatter-proof ornaments4 containers of miniature tree ornaments
You will use this method: Take the tops off the large ornaments and apply glue there and press them into the foam wreath.
Step 1: Start with your large ornaments and attach them 2 at a time on the top of the wreath. It is best to put them at an angle. Note: I also used the duller ornaments first.
Step 2: Attach the large ornaments along the outside edge as close together as possible.
Step 3: Repeat on the inside edge
Step 4: Fill in the large gaps with the rest of the large ornaments. i used the shiny ones on top.
Step 5: Fill in any extra gaps with the smaller ornaments. I worked from the inside out going clockwise.
Ta-da! Add a beautiful ribbon and you are ready to start decorating for the holidays!

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3 questions
  • Lin Pirretti
    Lin Pirretti
    on Jul 30, 2017

    Did you use an over the door hanger?
  • Mary Richards
    Mary Richards
    on Dec 8, 2018

    How do you hang this on a door without some of the ornaments popping off?

  • Heather
    on Oct 9, 2019

    This is stunning!! And I'm sure way cheaper than buying one pre made. The color scheme is really classy. I just love this idea! Thanks for sharing!😍😍

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  • Linda
    on Nov 18, 2020

    I am truly inspired by Beautiful craft decors, I love using my hands and getting different helpful beatification ideas.

  • Penny
    on Dec 11, 2020

    Can we see a picture of the completed wreath with the ribbon on? Perhaps as to is hung on a door or wall? It is a beautiful wreath and the colors are beautiful.

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