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Friday, October 1, 2010

Halloween Ribbon Wreath





If given a choice between pretty holiday decorations and cute/whimsical  holiday decorations, I will always choose cute.  I don't know why.  Maybe because cute & whimsical = happy to me.   






                            






There have been a lot of cute Fall and Halloween wreaths floating around here the past few weeks and I'd like to show a few of my favorites.  

I love this Fall Rosette Wreath that Laura from along for the ride made.  I just packed my Fall stuff up, but will be bringing it back out on Nov 1st.  In the meantime, I'll be making one of these to hang up when the time comes.


Then there is this this.  Beverly's (from Flamingo Toes) Semi-Scary Halloween Wreath


Because I love candy corn, I love this Woman's Day inspired Candy Corn Wreath from Karly @ Jellybean Junkyard.


OK, now this one isn't a Fall or Halloween wreath, but it so could be.  I can imagine these pins alternately painted black and orange or white and black.  Also, I think you could use regular clothespins and Mod Podge some Halloweenie scrapbook paper to them.  This one is an Embroidery Hoop Wreath
and it was created by Heidi over at Budget Wise Home.


This one was actually posted last year, but I recently ran across in during a Google image search.  I've already got the stuff to make this one and am hoping to get to it this weekend (fingers crossed because I've been saying that for the past two weekends).  This Plush Wreath was made by Mandi over at Smile and Wave.


I saw this one today through the Craft Gossip Facebook page.  It's a Boo Wreath by Paige Evans.  It's one of the projects from the Oct/Nov issue of Simply handmade.   



After I did my morning chores, I went right out to the local Five & Dime to get the stuff I needed for this.  I omitted the BOO and the bow, but I love how mine turned out.  I still want to get some ric-rac to add a little more whimsy to it.


I do realize that this is my 4th post today, but this thing is so cute that I just couldn't wait until tomorrow.


Linking to:
Frugalicious Friday @ Finding Fabulous
Feature Yourself Friday @ Fingerprints on the Fridge 
Weekend Wrap-up @ Tatertots and Jello 
Saturday is Crafty Day @ Along for the Ride 
Sat Nite Special @ Funky Junk Interiors  
Sunday Showcase Party @ Under the Table and Dreaming 
Sundae Scoop @ i heat naptime
Make it 4 Monday @ Cottage Instincts 
Just Something I Whipped Up @ The Girl Creative   
Halloween Week @ Somewhat Simple  
Three or More Tues @ The Gypsy's Corner
Show & Tell @ Blue Cricket Design   
Creative Share @ Trendy Treehouse 
Frugal Friday @ The Shabby Nest 
Anti-Procrastination Tues @ New Nostalgia 
Get Your Craft On @ Today's Creative Blog 
Make it Yours Day @ My Backyard Eden 
Whatever Goes Weds @ Someday Crafts 
Look What I Made @ Creations by Kara 
Hookin' Up With HOH @ House of Hepworths 




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25 crafty peeps said:

  1. LOVE the Woman's Day inspired wreath. I also go with "cute" festive decorations! Here's a link to the wreath I made for Fall {felt flowers!!}:
    http://songbirdsandbuttons.blogspot.com/2010/09/easy-autumn-floral-wreath-under-600.html
    PS: LOVE YOUR BLOG! You're becoming one of my fav's!

    Kendall
    {songbirdsandbuttons.blogspot.com}

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  2. I have a Dollar Tree wreath form and some halloween goodies calling my name from the dining room to create a spooky wreath. This was the reminder I needed to get busy this weekend before Halloween passes me by.

    And I may as well get started on the gumdrop wreath, similar to the candy corn one above, that I've wanted to make for far too many Decembers but never did.

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  3. love beverlys tulle wreath. your version of the boo wreath is so cute. i don't have a halloween wreath, but methinks i should have! if we didn't have a wedding to go to tomorrow, i'd be putting all my halloween stuff out. maybe sunday.

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  4. Thank you SO much for featuring me in that wonderful collection. I adore yours. Those ribbons are so cute and colorful!! I love the way you put them together. :)

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  5. I love your wreath. Simple and striking with all the ribbon. (and great inspiration ideas, too!)

    BTW - I realized I commented here a lot recently, so I'm a new follower. Love your ideas! (and your dog!)

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  6. I loved them all, probably could not make notta one! HA

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  7. Thanks for the feature. I love all the ideas!

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  8. Just looking at this wreath made me smile! I love it!

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  9. Thank you so much for featuring me. It made my day!

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  10. This is such a great wreath! I love the perfect ribbon selections you used! The simplicity and cheerful color scheme and the sparkle just makes this awesome! I need another front door! OR! Maybe I'll borrow this idea and make one in Christmas colors! Thanks for sharing!

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  11. LA-HUUUUUV that wreath-so simple, yet spunky and festive!!!! Was going to skip a Halloween wreath this year, but you might have change my mind! LOVE IT! Check out our craft blog if you get a chance: easypeasycraft.blogspot.com. Thanks so much!

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  12. SUPER cute! Very fun!
    You should come link this up to my Making It With Allie party.
    Alliemakes.blogspot.com

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  13. I love this wreath idea, Kristi! I think I even have a wreath hanging around that I could remake to this.

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  14. I LOVE your Halloween ribbon wreath! Those were the perfect ribbons, too. Polka dot ribbons make everything cuter :) I just may have to make one of these!
    http://embellishinglifeeveryday.blogspot.com/

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  15. Love the ribbon wreath. So very cute. Thanks for sharing a great idea.

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  16. Cute! I like your ribbon combo better than the original! Thanks for sharing. Happy Fall.

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  17. I LOVE how yours turned out! I may just have to make one too for my Halloween party!!

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  18. That is a super cute wreath & one you could easily customize for every season!

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  19. I LOVE this! Its sooo cute.. and just my style! I may have to steal this idea!!!

    - Michelle @ Bunch of Craft

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  20. I clearly need to move closer to a craft store so I can make more wreaths! Though my husband might have something to say about that....


    Love yours!

    Katie P
    Food, Wine, & Mod Podge

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  21. That is so cute! I love it! Visiting from Blue Cricket Design. Here's my Halloween Wreath, if you'd like to check it out.

    http://lessonsofanewlywed.blogspot.com/2010/10/lesson-13-halloween-wreath.html

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  22. Just featured your adorable wreath on my page.

    http://jalapenodoughnut.blogspot.com/2011/09/are-you-there-fall-its-me-jalapeno.html

    If I attempt, I will post results. I also just became a fan of your Etsy shop!

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  23. Love this Halloween ribbon wreath!! Including it in my Fabulous Friday Finds (wreath edition!!)

    www.astepinthejourney.blogspot.com

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