Valentine Rag Wreath

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Wanted a craft to do with my 8 yr old granddaughter, and finding a 3 tier wire heart form at Dollar Tree, we decided on a cute wreath!
I bought 3 yds each of the 2 different Valentine print material at a thrift store for $2.00 each....bargin right?!! I tore strips that were 1-1/2 inches wide, then cutting them 6 inches long. After having a big pile of the strips, i folded the strop on half and pulled the raw ends through the loop, pulling tightly. I did a few and my granddaughter caught on and took over for me. Now we will make a wire heart from a coat hanger and my sweetheart assistant Emmie, will make one by herself!
This is the back of the wreath, you can see the 3 tiers.

Suggested materials:

  • Wire wreath form and Valentine print material.

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3 of 5 questions
  • Starryrain10
    on Feb 6, 2017

    what knot did you use ? if you have the name I can look it up, thank you !

    • Starryrain10
      on Mar 17, 2017

      made my heart wreath and turned out so pretty,three other people want me to make them one ! so pretty THANK YOU SO MUCH !

    on Nov 18, 2017

    Hi I have a question about the fabric wreath you made ? why do you half the fabric on the wire with the back side out. and are all of your strips 6" for the whole wreath?
      on Nov 18, 2017

      Ok but I thought your directions said to put the fabric on back side facing out. Thanks

  • Pollie
    on Feb 12, 2019

    Did you use all 6 yards? I have the same wire wreath form.

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  • Judy
    on Feb 9, 2019

    how much material did you get

  • Sassy
    on Mar 9, 2019

    Cute can almost be made as a memory heart from out grown clothing

    of child. Nice to include kids in doing crafts.

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