DIY Patriotic Deco Mesh Grapevine Wreath
This patriotic deco mesh wreath is made with a grapevine base for a rustic look.
10" deco mesh
red, white, and blue picks/sprays
bay leaf sprays
EZ Bow Maker
ribbon tail board
4" wired ribbon
2.5" wired ribbon
1.5 wired ribbon
hot glue gun
Take grapevine base and wreath ties/pipe cleaner. Tie 4 pipe cleaners to the grapevine base on one side.
Add a zip tie in between the top two pipe cleaners and the bottom two pipe cleaners.
Cut (8) 24" deco mesh. Do the curl and ruffle method and add 2 deco mesh to each wreath tie. Start at top and work your way down.
Get your EZ Bow Maker and ribbons.
With the 4" ribbon, measure a 16" tail and 6.5" loop on each side. Cut tail.
Next, take your 2.5" ribbon, measure a 16" tail and (2) 6" loops on each side. Cut tail.
Then with the 1.5" ribbon, measure a 16" tail and 5.5" loop on each side. Cut tail.
With the other 1.5" ribbon, measure a 16" tail and add a center loop.
Take pipe cleaner and wrap around the center of the ribbon, twist, and tie nice and tight.
Attach bow to bottom of wreath on top of the deco mesh. Fluff out bow and trim tails into dovetails.
With the ribbon tail board, measure 3 ribbon tails of each of the 1.5" ribbons and 2.5" ribbon. Trim ends into dovetails.
Layer the (1) 2.5" ribbon and (2) 1.5" ribbon and add the ribbon tails to each wreath tie.
Trim the picks and sprays with pliers, add, and attach with hot glue gun to your wreath.
Trim bay leaf sprays or greenery. Add them randomly throughout the wreath to add texture and color.
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