Today I am going teach you how to make this cute spring clothes pin wreath. This wreath doesn’t require a lot of supplies or time to put together. I got most of my supplies from the dollar store so the cost of this DIY was only $5.
-wire wreath form
-wire edge ribbon
-one pipe cleaner
-hot glue gun
This wreath is spring themed but can easily be modified by using different colors of spray paint and embellishments to be any theme you would like.
Start out by determining how many clothes pins you will need to go all the way around your wreath form. I clipped the clothes pins on and ended up needing 60 clothes pins for a 12 inch wire wreath form.
Next take the clothes pins off the wreath form and decide how many you would like of each color. I did 20 clothes pins of three colors. This is optional but I also spray painted my wreath form white because it will show through the clothes pins. Once all the clothes pins and wreath form are painted just wait for them to dry.
Once they are dry begin clipping them to the wreath form. Place one clip on the inner two wires. Then the next clip on the middle two wires. Repeat this all the way around creating a pattern with the clothes pin colors and placement.
Once the clothes pins are all the way around your wreath form you will notice their is probably an area that their is an unpleasant gap between the clothes pins. This is where you will place your bow. My bow has three loops on each side. Simply attach the bow using the pipe cleaner and trimming off the excess on the back.
Once the bow is attached trim the edges to make the tails even. I chose the pointed ended but it is completely up to you.
Next add your embellishments to the wreath. I chose to use fake flowers and hot glued them to the clothes pins.
I finished my wreath by adding on the trimmings from my ribbon to tie it all together.
Thats it! Simple. Easy. Quick.
The great thing about this wreath is that the clothes pins are not permanently attached to the wreath form so it can easily be remade to work with another Holliday or season.