Create your own spring, summer, fall, or winter wreaths to welcome guests all year round.
Why wait for Christmas to purchase and hang a wreath on your front door? Beckon family and friends into your home with your very own handmade, statement-making wreath centerpiece—all year round!
In Melissa Skidmore’s childhood home, her front door was never without a gorgeous wreath to welcome a guest. Now, she hopes to bring the same creativity, warmth, and comfort into every family home. In the style of a rustic, modern farmhouse, Beautiful Wreaths provides forty wreath tutorials for every season. Choose from spring flowers, summer greenery, fall branches, and winter evergreens to craft your own stunning art piece:
Fresh Succulent, Magnolia Garland, and Grapevine Bunny Wreaths for Spring
Fern and Moss, Artificial Floral, and Fourth of July Wreaths for Summer
Cornucopia, Corn Husk, and Pumpkin Wreaths for Fall
Greenery and Cinnamon Stick, Grapevine Snowman, and Toy Wreaths for Winter
Including non-traditional wreaths that use old rakes, vintage picture frames, chalkboard, and burlap bags, Beautiful Wreaths also features basic supplies and tips for wreath making, wreath form basics, and bow-tying tutorials.
Full of beautiful photographs and whimsical illustrations, this is the perfect guide that belongs to any crafter’s and home decorator’s shelf.
Melissa Skidmore has been making wreaths for the last twenty-three years since she and her husband bought their first home. She owns the Etsy shop DaisyMaeBelle, which is named after her three daughters. Her award-winning wreaths have been featured on Country Living Magazine, Better Homes and Gardens, and Good Housekeeping. Melissa lives in Murfressboro, Tennessee.