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Rosemary Wreath – DIY

November 22, 2012 by post tags
There is something about wreaths that makes my heart go all warm and fuzzy. A house with a big, leafy wreath on the front door exudes hospitality and welcomes you in. I always imagine big feast preparations in process behind that front door. I am extremely proud to say that this year my front door looks like one of those. Yah!
Believe it or not, but wreaths are a lot easier to make than you might think. The most important thing is finding some lush greens you can use (you can never have too much). I have two super overachieving rosemary plants in my garden, so I immediately decided they will become my wreath.

What you will need

  • Rosemary
  • A wire frame
  • Rubber elastic bands
  • Green wire
  • A wire cutter
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  • Step 1

    Take about 3 rosemary sprigs and tie them together at the bottom using the elastic rubber band. You’ll need quite a few of these bundles, I used about 10 + for my wreath.
  • Step 2

    Using the wire, fasten the bottom part of your bundle to the loop. Your next bundle should then cover the previous bundle’s wire and elastic with its top.
  • Step 3

    Keep doing this until your frame is completely covered.

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10 Responses to “Rosemary Wreath – DIY”

  1. Erin November 24, 2012 at 3:23 am #

    This is beautiful

  2. Melissa November 24, 2012 at 4:55 am #

    wow so cute and festive and yet so easy..thanks for sharing!

  3. PatriciaBS July 11, 2013 at 9:48 pm #

    Great idea. Now to figure out how to make it last and last.

  4. Jennie November 3, 2013 at 9:27 pm #

    Like this, but can’t quite tell what the ring is made of. . .?

    • randel November 4, 2013 at 12:36 am #

      wondering that as well!!

    • Roeleen from The Pretty Blog November 4, 2013 at 9:18 am #

      Hi Jennie! The frame is made of a normal wire frame.

  5. Caty November 15, 2013 at 8:55 pm #

    beautiful! just got some rosemary so will try this.
    Thank you! Merci!

  6. Vivian Berlingeri November 27, 2013 at 5:30 am #

    I love this beautiful idea, I was looking for something unique for my Thanksgiving table, and just found it here, Thank you !!

  7. Vivian Berlingeri November 27, 2013 at 5:32 am #

    love this idea of the wreath, I was looking for something unique for my Thanksgiving table , and found it , thank you !!

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