How to Resize a Grapevine Wreath
If you are ever in need of a larger wreath but don’t have one on hand let me show you exactly how to resize a grapevine wreath. Once you know how to do this trick you will never have to replan your wreath design because of the fact you didn’t have the correct base size on hand. Once you learn how to resize a grapevine wreath you can start adding all the florals and attachments you want with ease.
Learn How to Resize a Grapevine Wreath
Y’all, you don’t always need to buy a new wreath if you have some laying around the craft room. With this step by step tutorial you will learn just how to make something from what you have into what you need. Also, with the shortage of supplies, this tip may come in handy very soon.
Supplies Needed to Resize a Grapevine wreath
- Rustic wire
- Brown floral tape
- Cable Ties
- Wire cutters
- Hot glue
Steps to resize your grapevine wreath – Step by Step Tutorial
1. Find the end of the Wreath
Start by finding the end of your grapevine wreath. This is the vein that holds the whole wreath together. Pull that end out and unravel it. Then put that vine to the side.
2. Start Pulling Apart the Grapevine
Next pull apart the grapevine, grabbing it from each side and pulling it apart from the middle. You will work your way all the way around. Repeat this one a second grapevine
3. Repostion your Grapevine
Now on one of your grapevine wreaths take the top portion and separate it into two sections. Bring the top down to the middle of the wreath. Zip tie your two sections together at the bottom.
Grab your second grapevine and repeat the same process, pulling the grapevine apart into two separate sections and pulling one section down, and zip tying the bottom.
Keep working with your grapevines until you have them exactly how you like them.
4. Secure your two Grapevines together
Now zip tie the two grapevines together and make sure it is secured really tight. Once they are secure cut the excess cable tie strands off.
5. Hide your mechanics
Cover up all your mechanics by adding hot glue on top of the areas that have cable ties and start covering it with moss. Now your wreath is ready to start adding to!
Why resize a grapevine wreath
There are many reasons why you may want or even need to reshape your grapevine. These reasons could include you wanting to:
- Add more length to your wreath
- Give your wreath more depth
- Space out your attachments more
- Not have the correct size on hand
- The size you need isn’t in stock
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