On bliss street book page wreath tutorial on bliss street. The first step is to cut up the pages of your book into squares. I envisioned a new kind of book wreath that could safely carry me through another month. Check out our book page ornaments selection for the very best in unique or. All you need is a book or several, if youre using skinny paperbacks, a stapler, a foam board or wreath, and a. And there you have a fun farmhouse book page embroidery hoop.
Since many of the book pages have black and white pictures on them the variegation in color is amazing. You can use the pages at the size they come or trim down for a smaller wreath. Ive used it for photo pages in my kitchen, book page flowers and now book page wreaths and i still have like 800 pages left. Book page wreath tutorial how to make a book page wreath. We all know that the fun part of christmas is tied up with ribbons and bows. X 2 then, crumble them around a pen or a marker to give it the ruffled look. Christmas wreaths dont have to be made from traditional evergreens in fact, we encourage you to mix it up with eucalyptus leaves, boxwood, lotus pods, and even items that dont come from nature, such as peppermint candies and pompoms. Nonna took the idea and ran with it as she so effortlessly does and created a few new styles of book page wreaths. So what better way to greet visitors than with a diy giftbox wreath. While the pages for the book leaf wreath are made to look like long and beautiful. I think its an accurate assumption that most homes in america have at least one book they dont need collecting dust somewhere. I thought about adding a sign, but i wanted something a little different. Diy paper ornaments diy craft crafts christmas diy crafts how to tutorial origami.
Ive been wanting to make one of these after admiring them for more than two years. I am a little late to the book page wreath bandwagon but it is so worth it to be late than not at all. Valentine book wreath i made a book wreath for christmas and it was my favorite decoration of the season. Dahlia book page wreath how to make a dahlia book page wreath a wonderful thought is part of book page wreath learn how to make a book page wreath that resembles a dahlia flower it is an easy, beautiful and inexpensive diy project how to make a dahlia book page wreath i have wanted to make a dahlia book page wreath for a while. Jan 26, 2010 except i knew it was really a christmas wreath.
I also love that fact that is a very cheap diy project to make. See more ideas about book page wreath, book page crafts and paper crafts. After seeing lots of pictures of them all over and loving the look of them, i decided it was time to make one. This past summer, my friend melissa deming of hive resources launched the paperback version of her book, daughters of the king. Next, remove the inner circle of the mason jar lid, you only need the outer ring. Do you love the scrolling detail on an ornate ceiling medallion. It was the only non grapevine wreath in the house so i dismembered it and wrapped fabric around the wreath so i can use the wreath again later if i ever choose to take the book page wreath apart. If you want another great option for valentines day, then you can make this simple paper heart garland, this glittery hearts wreath, or this nosew fabric valentine wreath. See more ideas about book page wreath, book crafts and book wreath. It might surprise you just how many types of crafts you can create. I put a piece of parchment paper over my table, for easy clean up and to keep the hot glue from. Jan, 2018 i did not want to spend any money, so i had to create something with materials i already had.
You could even hang an ornament wreath in the spring and. You could also use this technique to create a wreath using magazine pages, comic book pages, or even tissue paper or construction paper. Harry potter book page wreath flower book wreath upcycled book wreath. I took a short blogging break last week, but now im back now and i am ready for a new year and lots of diys. I can almost hear you running to your bookshelves now and ripping out the pages for this project.
In the past ive made a spoon wreath, coffee filter wreath, fur wreath, and a pom pom wreath sometimes because i wanted to be creative, but mostly because i wanted to use things i already had. In the past ive made a spoon wreath, coffee filter wreath, fur wreath, and a pom pom wreath sometimes because i wanted to be creative, but mostly because i wanted to use things i already had but its you who have made the most extraordinary wreaths of allheres a link up we had a few. Pretty home decor items, christmas ornaments or table. Book pages wreaths revisited ajs trash2treasure blog. I dont know about you, but christmas is not complete without music all of the beautiful.
The combination of old book pages, some simple decorative artificial roses, and this gorgeous wreath became reality. It was super exciting and i was honored to help her with the book launch party. Jun 10, 2019 when i very first started this book page paper wreath i didnt love it, so my passion for finishing it, quickly vanished. I am back with another post in our a homemade christmas series. The book is a book of poems by keats, however it is falling apart and some pages are missing. This one is so easy yall, just fold paper and glue. Dec 04, 2014 how to make a book page wreath, and more book art ideas.
See more ideas about book wreath, wreaths and book page wreath. The possibilities for how to use this book page wreath are endless. An elegant and unique paper wreath made from the vintage old book pages. This christmas ornament wreath is a great and inexpensive way to add some color to your front door. Im an avid reader and a lover of rustic chic diy so theres something about old book pages that just tugs at my heart. I created mine using the largest super sized circle template for. It seems to have started with the ones with pages rolled into cone shapes and. To make, purchase an assortment of foil giftbox ornaments and snip off the ornamental string.
Perhaps its crying out to be read, to be used as a coaster or doorstop, to be donated to a local charity, to be made into a wreath, etc. Made with a cardboard frame and pages from a book, this diy wreath is so simple to make, yet gives any room in your home a stunning accent piece that everyone will love. These are really stiff rods, so it takes some muscle to bend, but the wreath is very sturdy. Wreath, a girl a wreath willis novel book 1 by judy christie. I promised i would share my choose to shine book page wreath tut during yesterdays post. I think this wreath is absolutely gorgeous and i cant believe at one point i didnt like it. All you need is a book or several, if youre using skinny paperbacks, a stapler, a foam board or wreath, and a glue gun. I made two folded book page wreaths, the first one was for halloween. I recently came across this wreath and decided it was time to complete it and im so glad that i did. Using a pencil, roll your book page from one corner to the next to make a tube. How to make a book page wreath celebrate every day with me. When you glue it on, the pages will be shorter than the wreath of the wreath. It saddens me a tad to rip old books apart, but the end results just make you love the written word on a whole new level. I did not want to spend any money, so i had to create something with materials i already had.
Containing instructions for making flowers of wax ricepaper, lambswool, and cambric. Oct 25, 2010 of all the projects ive done, im pretty sure the book page wreath is my favorite. I wanted it to be romantic and pretty, one that could be used in farmhouse, cottage or shabby chic decor. If youve been thinking of making a rolled book page wreath, now just. I knew it would fit in perfect with my late summer mantel. Sad, yes, but i do plan on making a new pom pom wreath this winter. Ive been eyeing these great book page wreaths for a while now, and finally got around to making my own last weekend. Check both sides of your page to plan how much print you want showing once you roll your page up. I also wanted to make an everyday wreath using the same method. Craftmore pine and eucalyptus wreath with ornamental balls 26 4.
Jan 03, 2017 this book page magnolia wreath, is perfect for your farmhouse. Well read wreath book page wreath deja vue designs. My book page wreath was really shabbilicious friday link party shabby art boutique april 3, 2014 love anything made with vintage book paper so carmodys book paper wreath over at paper and fox was a stand out for me this week and i also love that. Since im in the mood to pretty up my house for my sisters book release party brp for short but thats sounds dangerously close to burp i went with the not too risky but always a crowd pleaser.
This is one of the most common book page wreaths ive come across. Adorable paper xmas star, diy door wreaths made of rolled book pages, vintage book page garlands and many more upcycled book page. Of all the projects ive done, im pretty sure the book page wreath is my favorite. Book page wreath love book art book page wreath paint the edges with tea before you start to add stunning extra detail a book page wreath. Nov 21, 2011 ive been looking for the perfect book page wreath to make because i have a damaged antique book with beautiful gold leafed pages. Let me show you how to make an easy book page wreath today. You can use an old book you have around already or.
Ive been looking for the perfect book page wreath to make because i have a damaged antique book with beautiful gold leafed pages. Nov 18, 2014 it was super exciting and i was honored to help her with the book launch party. In developing the party theme of vintage books, burlap and lace, i made this book page wreath for her door. This book page magnolia wreath, is perfect for your farmhouse. Wreath, a girl a wreath willis novel book 1 by judy christie 4.
Sharing a fun easy farmhouse book page flower embroidery hoop wreath you can make in one afternoon to add some farmhouse charm to your home. I love wreaths, especially when they are made from interesting or surprising objects. Sep 04, 2011 this is it, the mother of all wreath link up parties. This is it, the mother of all wreath link up parties.
How to make a dahlia book page wreath a wonderful thought. Its been a fun two weeks of just enjoying some time with the kiddos and the hubby and taking it a bit slow. How to make a book page wreath, and more book art ideas. It just takes a little bit of time, but i promise its not hard. Learn how to make your own beautiful book page wreath, plus get the details for 14 other diy christmas wreaths. So, i pulled another dusty paperback off the shelf and set. I just think its such a creative use of materials, and a stunning result to boot. How to make a book page paper wreath the crafty blog stalker. How to make a book page wreath, and a few more book art projects im wanting to try this holiday season. They were actually easy to make once i nailed down the detailswhich was nice since i made thirteen of them in one sitting.
In developing the party theme of vintage books, burlap and lace, i made this book page. Thats when i decided i would create an easy diy book wreath with a custom sign i created years ago. My version of the book page wreath satori design for living. It was starting to make me feel a little crazy christmas lady. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. This dollar store ornament wreath video will teach you how to turn those extra ornaments into a festive decoration. Book page flower book page wreath, crafts, book crafts. How to make a rolled bookpage wreath i cant remember when i first saw an example of this kind of wreath, but i do know ive been wanting to make one ever since. They were actually easy to make once i nailed down the detailswhich was nice since i. Wrap it around something round to form the ring, then bend the tips into the shape you see in the photo above.
Apr 17, 2016 how to make a book page rose wreath first you need to make the. Well, youve come to the right place, because im here to inspire you. Thats a fairly accurate descriptions of how we live in our book life. Love all the different stuff bloggers are doing with old book pages these days. Cheap decorating ideas, diy projects january 2, 2017. I have wanted to make a dahlia book page wreath for a while. Your non blog obsessive real life friends will be so wowed. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account. When the last harry potter book came out, i reserved a copy, so that i could get it right away. Dont toss old books when you decide to get a kindle or a nook, you can make fun crafts from them, to give as gifts or to decorate your home. Since many of the book pages have black and white pictures on them the variegation in. Book page wreaths have been all the rage for awhile around blogland.
Hotglue the boxes one by one to a wire wreath form until the gaps are filled. I scooped up some old books in the free box at my local library, and straw wreath forms at a local garage sale. Once its all rolled up, slightly loosen the roll so you can slide the pencil out. This beautiful book wreath is a great way to decorate your reading nook or library. There are so many variations of this just try googling it. I love that this rolled book page wreath makes such a big decorative impact, but it barely costs anything. I tore out about 50 pages from the book and made sure they were ones that had equally spaced texted on either side basically i didnt want a big chapter title or large dark font showing up on my wreath. Dec 04, 2012 today i am going to share a tutorial for a wreath i have been wanting to make for some time.
When i very first started this book page paper wreath i didnt love it, so my passion for finishing it, quickly vanished. This diy book page wreath is a great accent to any room, and you can repurpose a discarded book. I love the look of them and i love the story behind them. Well read wreath book page wreath september 23, 20 by tammy 69 comments. Tear out pages from a book mine is from the dollar store and run a border punch along. For this craft, we chose the handy arrow tr400ws glue gun kit, which allowed for easy access to glue sticks and glue gun from the handy kit workstation for this glueintensive project. Everything you need to know about working with deco mesh that darling of the decorating world is in this book. Sep 20, 2017 you see this month its all about diy fall projects but we are moving into spring here in australia. How to make a book page wreath, and a few more book art projects im wanting to try this. Learn to make deco mesh wreaths14 easy stepbystep wreaths. Pick up some coordinating ornaments at your local dollar store to make this project, or use what you already have at home.
Sep 23, 20 love love the ribbon and of course the entire wreath i tried to make one of these but the black and white pages do not really match jewel toned decor id love to know how to age them, with a more old brownish color to the page opposed to the white but without blanking out the words any suggestions. My mother says that my daughter and i devour books. I threaded ribbon through the grapevine on the back of the wreath and then wrapped it loosely around the wreath to tie a simple bow in front. Jun 03, 2010 stewart ruffled book page garland from the shabby creek cottage book page leaf wreath from ajs trash to treasure autumn book page garland from number fiftythree well read wreath from deja vue designs recycled. How to make a book page wreath the shabby creek cottage. These funtomake creative designs show you how to make christmas wreaths with unexpected shapes, dazzling colors, and outoftheordinary. Check out our book page wreath selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our wreaths shops. But mine is extra christmasey because it is made with music pages. I hope you have been catching all of the other posts in this series if not check them out at the bottom of this post. So without bending the rules too much i thought why not blend the two seasons and came up with a farmhouse book page flower embroidery hoop wreath to share with you.
I was up in pennsylvania and just enjoying the time with my family. So easy and perfect for all of those old books to be put to good use. My mom gave it to me when i told her i wanted to put book pages on the floor of our classroom. As an ex english teacherbookhoarder, i never imagined i would tear up a beautiful book to use for decoration. There are several book page wreaths out there for inspiration. Everybody has already posted how to make a book page wreath all over blogworld, but im in a creative slump, so i thought id just do something anything just to get my juices flowing again. Book page wreath i had decided that this fall i wanted to do some projects with book page leaves. Its been a fun two weeks of just enjoying some time with the kiddos and the hubby and taking it.879 1004 595 1250 486 572 1245 994 443 1498 342 1322 74 111 300 540 1196 1169 846 486 847 831 1252 551 44 1391 622 559 695 96 1014 1366 179 816 197 895 573