DIY Spring Wreath with only 4 flower bushes from Michaels

As the days grow longer and the air carries the promise of warmth, there's an undeniable feeling of renewal that comes with the arrival of spring. It's a time to embrace the beauty of nature's awakening, to infuse our homes with the delicate hues and fragrances of the season. And what better way to celebrate the onset of spring than by crafting a charming pink spring wreath adorned with the treasures of the season? 

Welcoming Spring's Palette

Pink, the color of budding blossoms and blooming flowers, sets the tone for our springtime creation. Soft, gentle, and oh-so-romantic, it captures the essence of the season perfectly. Paired with lush greenery, it creates a harmonious symphony of colors that brings joy to any space it graces.

Materials you will need from Michaels

  • Bunny Tail: These fluffy, whimsical blooms add a touch of playfulness and texture to our wreath, reminiscent of a bunny's soft fur hopping through a spring meadow.

Cream & Pink Mixed Bunny Tail, Heather & Hydrangea Bush by Ashland® Item # 10733600 

  • Ranunculus: With their delicate layers of petals and charming ruffled edges, ranunculus blooms bring an air of elegance and sophistication to our design. Available in shades ranging from pale pink to deep rose, they add depth and dimension to our wreath.

Light Pink Ranunculus Bush by Ashland® Item # 10733261 

  • Pink Heather: Symbolizing admiration and good luck, pink heather adds a touch of whimsy and charm to our spring creation. Its tiny blossoms create a dainty, ethereal feel, perfect for capturing the essence of the season.

White & Pink Heather Bush by Ashland® Item # 10733141 

  • Eucalyptus: No spring wreath would be complete without the aromatic beauty of eucalyptus. Its silvery-green leaves add a touch of freshness and vitality, infusing our design with a hint of woodland charm.

Pink & Green Eucalyptus Bush by Ashland® Item # 10733137 

  • Soft Pink Ribbon: To tie it all together, we'll need a soft pink ribbon, the perfect finishing touch to our springtime masterpiece. Whether tied in a simple bow or woven intricately throughout the wreath, it adds a touch of sweetness and femininity to our design

Pink ribbon options

  • 14 in Grapevine Wreath Base: A classic choice for crafting wreaths, the grapevine wreath base provides a natural, rustic foundation for our springtime creation.

14" Grapevine Wreath by Ashland® Item # 10712230 

Crafting Our Springtime Masterpiece

  1. Prepare Your Base: Start by selecting a wreath base of your choice. Whether you opt for a traditional grapevine wreath or a foam base, ensure it's sturdy enough to support the weight of your blooms and greenery. If you choose the grapevine wreath, clean it from debris before crafting on it.
  2. Arrange Your Elements: Begin by arranging your bunny tail, ranunculus, pink heather, and eucalyptus around the wreath base, experimenting with different placements until you find a design that speaks to you. Layer the blooms and greenery to create depth and texture, ensuring each element is evenly distributed throughout the wreath.
  3. Secure in Place: Once you're satisfied with your arrangement, use floral wire or hot glue to secure the stems and branches in place, ensuring everything stays put.
  4. Add the Finishing Touch: Finally, tie a soft pink ribbon around the top of the wreath, securing it with a knot or bow. This not only adds a decorative element to your design but also serves as a hanger for displaying your wreath with pride.

In a cozy corner of my heart, wreath-making was once my solace, my artistry intertwined with nature's bounty. But life had other plans, weaving threads of autoimmune battles that demanded my attention, leaving my wreath-making dreams suspended in time.

Yet, the spirit of creation never truly leaves us. So today, I found myself surrounded by the delicate fragrance of eucalyptus and the vibrant hues of roses, crafting a wreath not for myself, but for a warrior of a different kind.

She fought a battle against breast cancer with a courage that humbled the very essence of strength. Her journey marked by scars of bravery, her spirit adorned with resilience. With each petal placed tenderly, I honored her journey, her triumphs, her scars.

In this wreath, I wove whispers of hope and resilience, a tribute to the warrior within her. For though I may no longer weave wreaths for myself, I'll forever weave them for those who inspire us to rise, to fight, to endure.

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