Recycle Wreath Challenge: Accepted!

Way back in September (is it really almost November??) I issued a challenge to Cara & our readers to make a fall wreath out of things you already have. I was really excited to see that several of you accepted the challenge and made some very cute (and gloriously cheap) wreaths!

Cara used some scrap fabric, yarn, and an old K that she already had, didn’t hers turn out great? The red “K” really pops against the neutral background, and the flowers are a great touch!



Rebekah used yarn, twine, and some old frames for her wreath. I love how she used the black yarn to fill in one frame and added the monogram, it really brings it all together and personalizes it.

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My mom made this wreath with a wreath frame and burlap that she bought (I know, she’s a cheater!) but the decorations she added are things she already had around the house. And anyway, it’s still a cute wreath!


And here’s my wreath. I used a wire hanger for the wreath frame and wrapped it with packing paper. Then I added some burlap and plaid fabric leaves, a K, and a burlap hog.

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If you made a wreath but didn’t send in a picture yet, you can still email me one at thehelpmates(at)gmail(dot)com and I’ll add it in to this post!

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Explorer & adventurer - mostly through scratches of ink on a page - I enjoy my husband, our twin boys, our boisterous German shepherd, and strive to live for the glory of God.
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