Who doesn’t love a burlap wreath for every occasion of the year? The most romantic day for many of us is fast approaching and if you are looking for Valentine Wreath Ideas, we have a wonderful, romantic and very easy burlap wreath tutorial for you. You can make it in a few minutes and adjust it for your needs. The supplies needed are also really easy to find. Decorating the wreath with flowers and hearts will add to the romantic feeling of this rustic valentine wreath.
Valentine Wreath Ideas: How to Make a Burlap Wreath
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Wreath making can bring out your creativity!
There is nothing more creative then to make wreaths for different occasions or even different display purposes. There are many techniques and materials you can choose from to make unique wreaths every single time, and they are such thoughtful gifts to bring. Make sure to adjust the embellishments and used colors not only so they are ideal for a specific event, but also to go well with any other decoration you might have in the space you are planning or visualizing to display the wreath. Also, keep in mind whether the wreath is going to be used indoors or outdoors when choosing the materials you want to work with.
12 inch in diameter foam wreath form
6 inch width burlap ribbon
Wonderful wreath ideas for Valentine’s Day decorations
For this special, romantic day, you can implement some other wreath ideas for decorations, like using a heart-shaped wreath form instead of a plain round wreath form, or using red burlap for making the wreath. This will add some color and feeling to your wreath. Also, letters that spell romantic words like “Love” or even some “X-O”s can be fun to use for decorating the wreath. Artificial flowers, smaller or bigger hearts and maybe even some love bird figurines can give the wreath a romantic vibe for Valentine’s Day as well. Let your imagination be your guide for creating the perfect wreath.
Idea for beautifying a valentine burlap wreath: Roses
If you ask anyone about the most romantic flower in the world, the answer will most probably be “roses”. So, using them to embellish your Valentine wreath is a no-brainer. You can use fabric roses made out of silk or paper or burlap roses you can make by yourself. Felt is also a beautiful material that goes well with burlap and of course some beautiful dried roses, big or small, will look stunning and give your wreath the most romantic appearance. Make sure to use some romantic colors for your roses, like pastel pink or fire red for a perfect valentine burlap wreath.
Burlap Valentine Wreath Video:
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- Wrap the burlap tightly around the foam wreath shape and make sure that you cover every inch of the wreath without leaving any blank spaces. You can glue the beginning of the burlap ribbon to the foam wreath shape for a more secure attachment.
- When you have wrapped all of the foam wreath shape, cut the burlap ribbon with a scissor. Glue the end of the ribbon with some hot glue to the wreath, keeping everything snug and tight.
- Wrap the silk ribbon around the wreath leaving even spaces between the wrappings and making sure to leave a piece of ribbon at the beginning to use for hanging. After wrapping the wreath until you’ve reached the starting point, cut the ribbon and make a double knot using both ends of the ribbon to secure it close to the wreath. Make another know to create a loop for hanging the wreath.
- Now you can use your hot glue gun to add whatever decorations you want to your valentine burlap wreath.
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Valentine ideas to decorate your home
Besides wreaths, you can use a lot of other romantic items to decorate your home, flowers and hearts being the most used ones. But consider also using some beautiful lace fabric for adding romantic touches and lots of candles for a loving atmosphere.
This burlap wreath for Valentine’s Day decoration is perfect as it is really easy to make and still provides you with a beautiful romantic item to display. Making smaller ones for hanging at windows and larger ones for putting over a bed’s headboard or on a wall is also worth considering for celebrating this day of love and care.
For a festive Rose Valentine Wreath tutorial, click here.