Posts Tagged ‘how to’

DIY Birdhouse Silk Flower Table Arrangement

DIY Birdhouse Silk Flower Table Arrangement

In this video, I’ll show you how to take a birdhouse and transform it into a stunning silk flower table arrangement. This arrangement would be perfect for a buffet, wedding table centerpiece, fireplace or anywhere you want a little bit of outside brought in. This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Click here…

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How to Make an Easy Spring Tulip Wreath for Front Door

Today in the wreath shop, learn how to make an easy spring tulip wreath for your front door. This wreath uses lots of greenery and tulips on a grapevine wreath base. This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy. Tulip wreaths are a sign that spring…

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How to Make a Silk Flower Spring Door Wreath

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In this video, we’ll make a silk flower spring door wreath complete with a birdhouse, ribbon, and silk flowers! This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy. When do you decorate with spring decor for the coming spring season? We’ve had a few warm days lately…

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DIY Deco Mesh Rustic Valentine’s Day Wreath

DIY Rustic Valentine's Day Wreath for Front Door

Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be all shiny and glittery. Today I’m showing you how to make a Deco Mesh Rustic Valentine’s Day Wreath that will complement any farmhouse décor. This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy. Do you decorate for Valentine’s Day? Just when…

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Review: How to Use the EZ Bow Maker

How to use the EZ Bow Maker to make bows for Holiday Decor

If you struggle hand tying a bow, you might want to try the EZ Bow Maker. I pulled it out of the box and immediately started making professional bows to use in your wreaths or decor. Today we’re going to play with the EZ Bow Maker to learn how to make bows!This post may contain…

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14 Valentine’s Day DIY Wreath Ideas

Just when we have the Christmas décor put away and we’re feeling like the house is looking a little blah, Valentine’s Day comes along and gives us an excuse to add some fun décor again! I’ve compiled a list of some of my favorite Valentine’s Day DIY wreaths for you. Perfect for your front door,…

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DIY Rustic Farmhouse Christmas Table Centerpiece

Create a Rustic Farmhouse Christmas Table Centerpiece in this step-by-step tutorial. This rustic centerpiece is so easy to make and will make a big impact for your table or entryway. Choose the greenery and accents that work with your décor to customize it for your home.This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Click here…

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How to Make an Elegant Deco Mesh Christmas Wreath

Learn step by step how to make an elegant deco mesh Christmas wreath featuring the popular colors of champagne gold that is so popular this season using two types of mesh, ribbon and silk flowers.  This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy. Deco mesh wreath are…

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How To Make Deco Mesh Snowman Wreath

How to Make a Deco Mesh Snowman Wreath with Video

  It’s gone viral and everyone wants one…I’m talking about the deco mesh snowman wreath!! And why shouldn’t it??? It is adorable!  I tried to locate the original Pinterest poster but I had no luck, so if you know who the original picture belongs to, please let me know so that I can give them…

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How to Make a Red Truck Christmas Wreath

If you’ve been out shopping for holiday décor at all lately, you’ve probably noticed red trucks are a huge theme this year.  Today I’m showing you how to incorporate a fun red truck sign into a Christmas wreath! This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. If you click a link and make a purchase,…

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How to Repurpose an Old Christmas Wreath

Instead of throwing out that old tired Christmas wreath found in the attic, let’s repurpose it and make it Christmas ready by adding a bow, ornaments, and picks.  Today in the wreath shop we’re repurposing an old Christmas wreath in less than 30 minutes. This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. If you click…

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15 Best DIY Halloween Wreath Ideas

Some like cute, some like spooky, so I have a bit of both for you in my round up of the 15 Best DIY Halloween Wreath Ideas. Check out the 15 Best DIY Halloween Wreath Ideas below and choose one for your home this Halloween. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click…

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How to Make Pumpkin Centerpieces Video

How to make pumpkin centerpieces using lots of fall flowers, pine cones and foam pumpkin by www.southerncharmwreaths.com

It’s starting to feel like Fall y’all – cooler weather, football, and now a pumpkin centerpiece! Seriously, there’s pumpkin everything now – coffee, tea, cookies, bread – so why not a centerpiece. I made a video for you explaining my every step on how to make pumpkin centerpieces for your home or shop! And yes,…

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How to Make a Deco Mesh Halloween Wreath with Sign

Deco Mesh Wreath with halloween sign

In this Deco Mesh Halloween wreath tutorial we’ll create a fun wreath for your Halloween door! With all of my favorite Halloween colors, this one is sure to stand out. If you want to make more Halloween décor, try our other DIY Halloween Decor ideas; DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Halloween Wreath, Simple Burlap Witch Hat…

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DIY Farmhouse Wreath for Fall

orange colored fall farmhouse wreath for door

In this simple Fall Farmhouse wreath tutorial I’ll help you create a beautiful Fall wreath for your home using ribbon and silk flowers. I know I’m ready for all things Fall and cooler temps and I bet you are too! If you want to make more Fall décor, try our other DIY Fall Decor ideas;…

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How to Make a Rustic Patriotic Rooster Wreath

How to make a Rustic Patriotic Rooster Wreath with Rooster

Do you decorate your door for Memorial Day or 4th of July? Maybe you just need some inspiration? If you do, we’re teaching you how to make a Rustic Patriotic Rooster Wreath! We’ll add in flowers and ribbon to make this perfect for your patriotic door.  This post contains some affiliate links for your crafting…

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20 Best DIY Summer Wreaths You Can Make at Home

I swear that the first day of Spring was yesterday, but believe it or not Summer is right around the corner. Summer is my favorite season. I love being outside, backyard BBQs and spending quality time with family. I also love making Summer Wreaths. They are by far the most colorful and just make me…

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How to Make an Autism Awareness Wreath

DIY Autism Awareness Wreath by Southern Charm Wreaths

In this video, we are making an Autism awareness wreath for your door. It’s a great way to show your support for the cause. If you sell wreaths like me, make sure to donate a portion or all of the profits to a charity of your choice supporting those with autism. This post contains some…

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Easter Lantern Flower Arrangement Tutorial | Easter Lantern Swag

Today in the wreath shop a lantern flower arrangement tutorial to dress up your lantern for spring! These are also called lantern swags but feel free to use any flower and ribbon combination to create a beautiful lantern topper for your lanterns.  This post contains some affiliate links for your crafting convenience. Click here to read…

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How to Make a Bunny Wreath Door Hanger

What could be more fun than a bunny-shaped grapevine wreath!? Let’s make a bunny wreath door hanger with beautiful spring flowers and my signature funky bow. This post contains some affiliate links for your crafting convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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Spectacular St. Patrick’s Day Wreath Tutorial

Spectacular St. Patrick's Day Wreath Tutorial by Julie Siomacco Southern Charm Wreaths

Everyone could use a little luck and this fun St. Patrick’s Day wreath is sure to bring it! Perfect for beginners, you can make this cute wreath in one afternoon. This post contains some affiliate links for your crafting convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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DIY Designer Easter Teardrop Swag Tutorial

DIY Designer Easter Teardrop Swag Tutorial

A fun alternative to a wreath, this Beautiful Easter Teardrop Swag will be a great addition to your front door and will surprise your friends when you tell them it starts with an evergreen swag! This post contains some affiliate links for your crafting convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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Adorable Easter Bunny Grapevine Wreath Tutorial

After finding this adorable bunny I knew I had to make an Easter Grapevine Wreath with it. Use your choice of Spring flowers and ribbon and you have a showpiece for your door. This post contains some affiliate links for your crafting convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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DIY Silk Flower Easter Door Hanger

Are you getting ready for Spring? Today we’re breaking out beautiful Spring colors to make this fun DIY Silk Flower Easter Door Hanger! This post contains some affiliate links for your crafting convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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DIY Compact Decorative Spring Wreath Idea

DIY Compact Decorative Spring Wreath Idea by Southern Charm Wreaths

As we all prep for Spring, let’s make a small mini wreath perfect for propping up on a bookcase, a kitchen counter or entryway. This post contains some affiliate links for your crafting convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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Frosty Winter Lantern Swag Tutorial

DIY Frosty Winter Lantern Swag by Southern Charm Wreaths

Today I’m showing you a quick way to customize a lantern with a swag and some fun snowflakes on the glass for winter. Plus, everything can be removed after the season and changed for another holiday! This post contains some affiliate links for your crafting convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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DIY Christmas Tree Topiary for Your Table

Cute DIY Christmas Tree topiary for your Christmas mantle or table by Southern Charm Wreaths

Today in the wreath shop I’m sharing a fun snow-themed Christmas tree topiary I made for a custom order. This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. If you click a link and make a purchase, I could earn a few pennies in commission. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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Designer Christmas Table Centerpiece Tutorial

Using a few basic tools, learn how to make a designer Christmas Table Centerpiece for your home by Southern Charm Wreaths.

I can’t wait to show you how easy it is to make a centerpiece in this designer Christmas Table Centerpiece Tutorial. With just a few basic tips and tools, you can make one for your own home using the colors that you find at your local craft store. This post contains some affiliate links for your…

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DIY Christmas Potpourri Wreath

DIY Christmas Potpourri Wreath Tutorial by Southern Charm Wreaths

What is better than a beautiful Christmas wreath? A great smelling one! Today in the wreath shop I’m going to show you how to make my DIY Christmas Potpourri Wreath. This post contains some affiliate links for your crafting convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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30 Minute Christmas Wreath Tutorial

30 Minute Christmas Wreath Tutorial by Southern Charm Wreaths

What’s better during the busy holiday rush than a wreath you can make in just 30 minutes? Today in the wreath shop I’m going to show you how to do just that. This post contains some affiliate links for your crafting convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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Step by Step Deco Mesh Christmas Wreath Tutorial

Today in the wreath shop we’re getting ready for the holidays with a Step by Step Deco Mesh Christmas Wreath Tutorial.  This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. If you click a link and make a purchase, I could earn a few pennies in commission. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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Our First Chalk Couture Projects

Our first Chalk Couture Projects - Southern Charm Wreaths

Today in the wreath shop, we’re trying out Chalk Couture products. Yes, you read that right, no wreaths today! Instead we’re making a fun chalkboard using Chalkology Paste and transfers. This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. If you click a link and make a purchase, I could earn a few pennies in commission. Click…

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How to Use a Steel Pick Machine for Wreath Making

How to use a steel pick machine for wreath making by www.southerncharmwreaths.com #wreaths

A week doesn’t go by that I don’t receive a question about my Steelpix machine! A floral pick machine can be a huge help to you in your wreath making business or hobby. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Halloween Wreath Tutorial

DIY-Pottery-Barn-Inspired-Halloween-Wreath-Tutorial

Today in the wreath shop we’re making a Pottery Barn inspired Halloween wreath! Orange with pops of black and white, this wreath is perfect for your door this season to welcome the Trick or Treaters. This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. If you click a link and make a purchase, I could earn…

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Simple Burlap Witch Hat Wreath Tutorial

Simple Burlap Witch Wreath Tutorial

Today in the wreath shop we’re making this fun Witch Hat! Just a few simple supplies and you can turn this into the focal point of your Halloween decor this season. This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. If you click a link and make a purchase, I could earn a few pennies in commission. Click…

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Fall Cornucopia Centerpiece Tutorial

DIY Fall Cornucopia Table Centerpiece

It’s time to start thinking about a focal point for your dining table this fall or Thanksgiving table and I have just the thing, a cornucopia! This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. If you click a link and make a purchase, I could earn a few pennies in commission.Click here to read…

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Quick 30 Minute Fall Wreath Tutorial

30 Minute Fall Wreath Tutorial

Today in the wreath shop, learn to make a quick 30 minute fall wreath for your door. This super simple wreath is perfect to get you in the mood for fall!  This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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DIY Fall Door Wreath Idea

DIY Fall Door Wreath with square wreath frame and flowers

  Are you ready for Fall? With this South Carolina Summer heat I’m ready to start dreaming of Fall colors and cooler temperatures so today we’re making a DIY Fall Door Wreath! This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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Easy 4th of July Wreath Tutorial

In today’s video, I’m showing you how to make an easy 4th of July wreath tutorial using silk flower carnations and ribbon. This is a great way to add patriotic colors to your door this summer! This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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DIY Summer Flower Basket for Front Door

DIY Summer Flower Basket for Front Door

  In today’s video, we’re making a fun Summer Flower Basket for your Front Door! This is a perfect gift for a hostess or teacher or even a get well surprise. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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DIY Patriotic Door Hanger

DIY Patriotic Door Hanger with Wooden Star and Silk Flowers

In this video, we’re making a DIY Patriotic Door Hanger using a wooden star and silk flowers. I found all of my items at Carolina Pottery and put this together in one afternoon! This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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Easy DIY Wooden Farmhouse Sign With Wreath

DIY Wooden Farmhouse Sign

  If you love farmhouse style, you are going to love today’s project! We’re making an easy DIY wooden farmhouse sign adorned with a beautiful wreath.  This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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Picture Frame Wreath Tutorial for Mother’s Day

DIY Picture Frame Wreath for Mother's Day

  I have a new project for you today that I’ve never made before and its a super fun wreath alternative! It’s a picture frame wreath tutorial using silk flowers for Mother’s Day. You only need a few items and you can do it in just a few hours (including drying time). This post contains…

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DIY Summer Silk Flower Arrangement for Home

In this video, create a DIY Summer Silk Flower Arrangement for your home using a wooden bench.

  Today I’m making a fun silk flower arrangement using a small bench as the base! I used blues, yellows and whites to make this a great piece for summer but you could use any colors you would like. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure…

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DIY Chalkboard Sign Wreath for Summer

DIY Chalkboard Sign Wreath for Summer - Use a chalkboard sign and turn it into a wreath by Southern Charm Wreaths

  I have such a fun project for you today using a summer flowers in this DIY Chalkboard Sign Wreath tutorial.  I found the sign at my local Hobby Lobby and thought, this would make such a cute wreath!  This is another project that can be customized for any time of year or occasion by…

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DIY Angel Wings Flower Swag

DIY Angel Wings Swag by Southern Charm Wreaths

Today I’m sharing how to enhance a simple pair of metal angel wings using silk flowers and ribbon. This is such a great simple project and would make a fantastic gift. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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Let’s Make a Farmhouse Tire Spring Wreath

DIY Farmhouse Tire Swing Spring Wreath by Southern Charm Wreaths

  Today we’re trying out an idea I got from another blogger, The Craft Patch – a Farmhouse Tire Swing Spring Wreath.  When lots of wreath makers find a viral video, they come to me for more detailed steps and instructions.  So I’m excited for you to see my version of this creative wreath! This…

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How to Make an Elegant Wedding Wreath for Front Door

How to Make an Elegant Wedding Wreath for Front Door

Today we’re getting ready for wedding season by learning How to Make an Elegant Wedding Wreath for the Front Door! This gorgeous full wreath would also look pretty as a spring or summer wreath for your home. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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How to Make an Adorable Easter Bunny Door Wreath

How to Make an Easter Bunny Wreath by Southern Charm Wreaths

    Today we’re hopping into Spring with an Adorable Easter Bunny Door Wreath! There is still plenty of time to make one of these cute wreaths for your front door and maybe even one to give as a gift. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure…

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DIY No Sew Spring Pillow Cover Tutorial

DIY No Sew Spring Pillow Cover

Do the words “no sew” make you feel all happy inside? Me too! Add that with Spring and you have a winner. So today I’m bringing you my latest project, the DIY No Sew Spring Pillow Cover! This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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DIY Outdoor Winter Wreath For Your Door

DIY Outdoor Winter Wreath for Your Front Door by Southern Charm Wreaths

  Today in the wreath shop we’re making a DIY Outdoor Winter Wreath for your door! My neighbor showed me a picture of a wreath she wanted for her door this winter so I sprung into action to make my own version. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure…

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How to Make a Mardi Gras Lantern Swag Centerpiece

How to Make a Mardi Gras Lantern Swag by Julie Siomacco

Today in the wreath shop, I’m showing you how to make a fun and easy Mardi Gras Lantern Swag Centerpiece. Mardi Gras is late February but I know people like to start decorating as soon as Epiphany begins.  Do you decorate for Mardi Gras?  Here in South Carolina, we don’t do a lot of celebrating…

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How to Make Faux Sugared Fruit

How to Make Faux Sugared Fruit for Home Decor by Southern Charm Wreaths

I am so excited about today’s video – How to Make Faux Sugared Fruit! No, we’re not going to eat them. 🙂 These are beautiful sugary artificial fruits for your home decor. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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How to Make Christmas Window Sill Swags

  We’re dressing up our window sills today with my Christmas Window Sill Swag! This simple project can enhance your holiday curb appeal in a jiff and make your home the envy of your neighbors. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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How to Make a Christmas Tool Box Centerpiece

How to Make a Christmas Tool Box Centerpiece

Today we’re making a fun Christmas Tool Box Centerpiece! I’ve noticed similar ones on Pinterest and thought it was time I make my own. This is a great item to put on a coffee table, dining table, porch or entryway. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure…

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How to Make a Festive Christmas Santa Hat Centerpiece

How to make a Santa Hat Centerpiece from a grapevine cone by Southern Charm Wreaths

Today, how to make one of my favorite Pinterest pins, a Christmas Santa Hat Centerpiece! This is the perfect piece to liven up your dining table and could also make a wonderful hostess gift. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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How to Make a Christmas Wall Sconce

How to Make a Christmas Wall Sconce

Are you ready for something new? Today we are making a Christmas Wall Sconce! A wall sconce is the perfect item to liven up any room from kitchen to bathroom or even your door. By using silk flowers, it is easy to save your sconce from one year to the next which is a huge time (and…

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How to make a Slim Storm Door Christmas Wreath

How to make a slim storm door wreath for Christmas by Southern Charm Wreaths

  Fellow wreath makers always ask me how to make a thin wreath to fit behind a storm door or screen door!  My secret? Start with a premade evergreen wreath and add silk flowers to make an elegant Storm Door Christmas Wreath.  This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read…

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How to Make Halloween Lantern Swags

How to Make Halloween Lantern Swags by Southern Charm Wreaths

  I am so excited to share these fun Halloween Lantern Swags with you today!!! I used a color scheme of black and red instead of the traditional orange.  Aren’t these neat? This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

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How to Attach Character Embellishments to Wreaths

How to attach character embellishments to deco mesh wreaths by www.southerncharmwreaths.com/blog

Working in the wreath business for many years, I’ve come across some very talented wreath designers.  I would like to introduce one of them to you today, Rhonda Nickerson of Rhonda’s Creative Corner!  Rhonda has enlisted the help of her mother Khenemet Matthews to help with the embellishments of her wreaths.  Her hand sewn embellishments…

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Easy Tips on How to Make a Fall Door Hanger

How to make a fall door hanger using a large fall bush by www.southerncharmwreaths.com/blog

Today I’m not sharing a wreath. What?!  I know but please stay with me. Instead, I’m going to show you how to make a fall door hanger, it’s super cute don’t you think?  I used some of the fabulous finds from my Carolina Pottery shopping trip to put this together and I just L-O-V-E how it…

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How to Make a Festive Patriotic Lantern Swag

How to Make a Festive Patriotic Lantern Swag by www.southerncharmwreaths.com/blog

Do you adorn your home with lanterns? If so, have you ever decorated your lantern with a lantern swag? In this video, I will show you how to make a festive Patriotic Lantern Swag using silk flowers, picks and ribbon. Everyone seems to be decorating with lanterns these days whether it be in the kitchen,…

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How to Make a Tree Topper Bow

how to make a tree topper bow

A tree topper bow is very popular and really adds a finished touch to your Christmas tree. I get asked a lot how to make them and below, I’m sharing my instructions for making a tree topper bow.  This bow will fit a 6-7 foot tree. For trees larger than this, keep adding more layers…

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How to Make a Fall Lantern Swag Video

How To Make a Fall Lantern Swag

Have you heard of them? The floral arrangements that sit on top of a lantern.  Apparently they are called lantern swags and they are growing in popularity. Decorating with lanterns became a trend a few years ago and I guess people are now tired of looking at their plain lanterns and are searching for ways…

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Prepare Pine Cones for Wreaths

How-To-Prepare-Pine-Cones-for-wreaths

An easy way to prepare pine cones for wreaths! I love adding a bit of nature into my fall, winter and Christmas wreaths by using pine cones.  However, I also like to keep the cost of my supplies down so spending money on pine cones, which are abundant here in South Carolina, seems crazy.  I…

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Transfer Print onto Chalkboard Ribbon

How to Use Chalkbaord Ribbon

Let me show you how to transfer print to chalkboard ribbon…Ya’ll, I purchased this fabulous chalkboard ribbon LAST YEAR! I loved it so much that I had to have it.  I got it back to the wreath shop and then it just sat there…ugh, I was so intimated to use it. I just kept looking…

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How to Attach Pumpkins to Wreaths

#wreathblog tip - SouthernCharmWreaths.com suggest using an awl to poke a hole through pumpkins and then wiring them into wreaths.

Another #wreathmaking tip – Use an awl or ice pick to pierce/drill hole through pumpkins and then thread a pipe cleaner. Use the pipe cleaner to wire the pumpkin to your wreaths. You can find other tips like this in my ebook. #wreathmakingtip-Use an awl to pierce pumpkins, thread pipe cleaner, wire into wreaths. Click…

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Use Leftovers to Hide Mechanics on Wreaths

Here’s a #wreathmaking tip- Use leftover silk leaves to help cover your mechanics on the back of the wreath. Just hot glue them into place. Silk leaves also work for softening the wreath back so it doesn’t scratch the door. #wreathblog Follow me on Instagram for more behind the scenes photos of wreath making and…

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How To Make A Simple Spring Wreath Bow

How to make a simple spring wreath bow

I love the simplicity of a loose bow when designing my spring silk flower wreaths. Bows just seem to look better when they are more casual with a few long loops; especially if your wreath style is more on the wild and natural look. In this tutorial, I show you a ridiculously simple way to…

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How to Box a Wreath for Shipping

How to box a Wreath for Shipping - How to Ship a Wreath by Southern Charm Wreaths

How to box a wreath for shipping? It is very important to me that my wreaths, which I’ve spent countless hours on designing, shopping for supplies, listing online and marketing actually arrive to my customers in the same condition as when I ship it.  When customers receive that huge box, I want them to be…

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How I Setup A Wreath Shop In My Garage

How to Set Up a Craft Shop in Garage by www.southerncharmwreaths.com/blog

Many of my followers ask me how I have my wreath business setup in my home. Well here it is, welcome to my wreath shop! It’s not pretty and I’m sure it won’t be breaking any Pinterest repining records but it is functional.  I have my shop setup in my two car garage. I have…

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How to Make a Bow with Multiple Ribbons

How to make a multiple ribbon bow

If you are a frequent follower of mine, you know that I am a ribbon addict! I can’t get enough of fabulous ribbon because ribbon just makes me so happy!! Therefore, I’ve been searching for a way to make a bow with multiple ribbons using only a few yards of each ribbon.  I saw this…

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How to Use Wood Floral Picks in Wreaths

How to Use Wood Floral Picks

I choose to use wood floral picks on my flower or greenery stems that are either too thin or too short.  This ensures I have strong mechanics with my wreaths and it enhances the overall quality of the wreath construction.  My customers keep coming back to purchase from me because they know I pay attention…

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Decorate Your Door For Mardi Gras

SouthernCharmWreaths.com shows you how to decorate your door for Mardi Gras.

How are you this Mardi Gras season? Do you have your decorations up? Are you ready to “Let the Good Times Roll”? I know a lot of my customers put up their Mardi Gras decorations as soon as they take down their Christmas decorations on Twelfth Night while some wait a little closer to Fat…

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Make Deco Mesh Wreaths – Sign Tips

Many times when I purchase wooden signs for my Deco Mesh Wreaths there are other embellishments on or attached to the sign that I don’t want or have room for on a wreath.  For example, the wooden sign in the wreath above was purchased with ribbon bows glued to the front of the sign and…

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Deco Mesh Wreaths- Twist Tie Dilemma Solved

I love using wreath forms to make my deco mesh wreaths but there are times when the twist ties on the wreath forms are not evenly placed.  When this happens, I have a “twist tie dilemma”!  This happens during manufacturing and there is no need to return the wreath form because I have this very…

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5 Ways to Add Deco Mesh to a Christmas Tree

I am in FULL swing decorating my home for the holidays.  I just love making my home warm and inviting for my family and guests.  One of my favorite things to incorporate in my Christmas decorating is Deco Mesh.  I especially like adding Deco Mesh to my Christmas tree because there are so many different…

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How to Make a Christmas Tree Topper

This is such a busy and hectic time of the year with all of the decorating, shopping and working to do; however, all the extra effort is worth it when you see your children’s eyes light up when they see the Christmas tree or when your home transforms into this warm and magical place to…

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How To Make A Wreath Craft Show Display or Storage

How to make a wreath craft show display is also a great way to store your wreaths. If you are a fellow wreath maker like me, then I know you crave more storage, crafting space and smarter storage solutions. I want to share with you my idea for storing my wreaths until I sell them.…

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How to Make Your Own Wreath Easel

Make wreaths easier with a wreath easel. Save money and make your own wreath easel here.

I just LOVE my wreath easel! I love it because a wreath easel enables me to hang my wreath vertical when designing so that all I have to do is step back and then I can see what my wreath will look like hanging up on a customer’s door.  Many people design their wreaths on…

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How to Make a Simple July 4th Door Wreath

How to Simple July 4th Wreath

Since I will be staying with family this Memorial Day weekend, I wanted to make a small wreath to give as a hostess gift.  This wreath came together easily and I thought I would share with you my simple instructions. Supplies You Will Need 14″ straw wreath (an 18″ would work also) 10 yards ribbon…

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Save Your Fingers from Hot Glue Burns

If you are a fellow wreather or even a serious crafter who uses a hot glue gun on a daily (or if like me, hourly) basis then you will love this product.  I’ve been using this for about 3 months now and I have to say everyday I love it more and more. It is…

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How To Make a Unique Deco Mesh Easter Egg Wreath

I love finding new ways to use deco mesh in addition to making fabulous wreaths with mesh. I came up with this idea about 2 months ago but I am just now finding the time to get pictures taken and instructions typed. Here are the instructions for creating an adorable Easter egg decoration using a…

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