The week before last, while catching up on Desperate Housewives and Gossip Girl (both so fab this season!), I channeled my inner-crafter to churn out a couple of coffee filter wreaths to complete my living room holiday decor. And while a little patience was a must, I assure you that the price tag of seven dollars (per wreath) made it totally worth it!
For each wreath you’ll need:
14″ foam wreath
400 1-4 cup coffee filters
1. Wrap the wreath by spreading out coffee filters and hot gluing to attach.
4. Attach the filter to the wreath. I essentially covered all parts of the wreath that were seen when it’s laying flat. I figured having a flat back would make it much easier to hang. Place them close together on the wreath.
5. Repeat, making your way around the wreath until covered! I used nearly all 400 filters on one wreath.
6. I looped a wide, satin ribbon around the wreath and hung from the top of my living room bookcase with a strong staple gun staple. Here’s the finished back and finished front!
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