Fabulously Festive: Gem Wreath

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Not all wreaths have to have greenery! For this one, I let the giant gems relay the holiday spirit! This is an easy project that really makes a fun statement!

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Supplies (all these supplies can be purchased at Jo-Ann Stores):

Make It: Fun® Foam wreath

1 spool of burlap

1 bag of jumbo gems

Aleene’s Original Tacky Glue

Bow

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Coat the front of the wreath with the Tacky Glue.

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Wrap the wreath base with the burlap.

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BREAK OUT THE GEMS!!!

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There’s two ways to go about this…you can just glue and go or you can first arrange all the gems the way you want them and then glue them down. Guess which I did? Yah, I just glued as I went along, no planning. I did make sure to use a contrast of sizes and colors to give it balance. I also covered the outer and inner edges.

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Add a bow and you are all set! I LOVE this wreath, it’s so sparkly!

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Love & light,


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