Christmas Boxwood Wreath


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Hi friends today I like to share a Christmas wreath I made  using  what I already have. I used left over scrap from this project that I made in July. I save & re-use scraps for future projects. It's a great idea because it saves time and money.




I cut the boxwood from the bush in front of our house.  



I used my hot glue gun to glue all the branches on. 
 I used silver and gold bulbs and glued them on as well.

I hung the wreath and placed my daughters art work in the middle.  Now the wreath acts like a frame.
This idea came to me after I hung the wreath & noticed a small nail hole right in the middle.  
Darn!

( I did get the Spackle bucket out and touch up paint and fixed it)


I love how the gold halo matches the bulbs.  



I took the silver hangers out of the bulbs and glued the bulbs so the hole of the bulb is showing. 
I think this gives the bulb a lighter look with  more dimension & makes the bulb look more like art then just a bulb. 


So there you have it..... a free and easy Christmas project.


4 comments

  1. I love wreath !! It gave me the motivation to get my nipper's out and cut 5 different pine's and my boxwood. I'm going to do a wreath for my front door & a boxwood square for inside. I love your blog, your very down to earth.Happy Holiday's from Ohio!!!!

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  2. This is so precious, I love the wreath and that little angel is so cute. Thanks tons for linking to Inspire Me. Hugs, Marty

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  3. Hi Julie,
    Thanks for sharing on Creating Christmas. Very cute.
    Kris

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  4. Such a beautiful wreath and artwork! I wish I could do something similar with my boxwood. Unfortunately dh trimmed it back in the early fall. :(

    Thanks for sharing your wreath at Fabulously Frugal Thursday!

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