Thursday, February 6, 2014

Heart & Arrow Valentine Wreath {It's $30 Thursday!}

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I wanted to keep it pretty simple with my Valentine d├ęcor this year.
{I never really go overboard with this's fun to decorate for, but who really has time to deck the house out for V-day?}
One of my favorite decorations I made was this Heart & Arrow Valentine Wreath!
Here's what I used:

This wreath was surprisingly simple and quick!
1.  I cut some even smaller sprigs off of the "Spring Sprigs" from Michael's.
2.  I cut my long pieces of floral wire in half, then bent it in half.
3.  To attach the sprigs to the wreath, I just kind of wiggled the bent wire into the wreath, securing the sprigs, until it poked through the back.  I twisted the two pieces together on the back side of the wreath.
4.  A close-up to show you how the wire is securing the sprigs to the wreath.
5.  A look at the wreath with all of the sprigs attached.
6.  I attached a bunch of ribbon to the back of the wreath and made kind of a top-knot with all of the ribbon flowing over.  I also attached a scrapbook paper arrow to the front of the wreath using some clips that I hot-glued to the back of the arrow.
Doesn't it look cute on my mantel? 
I sure do love that old window grate! It makes a great backdrop for the wreath!
 One more shot of the finished mantel!
Let's see what my talented friends did this month for $30 Thursday!
Shayna's Mind Your Manners Burlap Placemats are adorable!


 Follow our $30 Thursday Pinterest Board for lots of ideas and inspiration!!!
Happy $30 Thursday! 
Have a great day!

I'm linking up at: Tatertots & Jello


  1. Cute, cute, cute! Thanks for showing us how to do it.

    1. Thanks, Robin! You should see me trying to take those tutorial photos with one hand...I'm glad you found it beneficial! :)

  2. seriously cuteness. you did such a great job! :)

  3. These are so cute! Thanks for sharing and I'm pinning now! ~Lisa @ Practically Perfect Home

    1. You're so welcome! Thanks for pinning, Lisa! :)