Make your own shabby-chic rose wreath!
décor Add a touch of floral romance to your to make with this charming wreath—it’s easy Kathy using roses and an embroidery hoop! shares the Ransom of Adelightsomelife.com simple how-to:
You’ll need: 10"-12" embroidery ❏ hoop 27 roses (Kathy used ❏ 15 pink and 12 cream)
❏ Spanish moss ❏ Floral wire ❏ Hot glue Sheer gold ribbon ❏
1 Dry your roses! You can tie hang the stems with dental floss and them upside down in a dark, dry place (like the attic or a closet) for about two weeks. Or, for a shortcut, dry them in the microwave with Just silica gel (from the crafts store). like set roses in a bowl of the sugar- gel and microwave uncovered on let sit High for about 2 minutes. Then can in the bowl of gel overnight. (You also substitute mini silk spray roses from the crafts store.) 2 Moss the base! Wrap the moss around the wreath and secure with wire. 3 Add ribbon and roses! glue Using our photo as a guide, hot- bands of ribbon around the wreath on (bottom left and right). Then glue to clusters of roses. Glue large bow top of wreath. Attach wire loop around top of wreath for hanging.