Making a Mini Rag Wreath

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December 2, 2015

Mini Rag WreathMake this cute little wreath out of fabric taken from old t-shirts, pillowcases, and summer skirts. Add bows and embellishments for a bit of extra sparkle. Hang by your front door for a pretty first impression for visitors.



  • 2 circular objects, one large and one much smaller to draw around
  • scraps of recycled fabric
  • 1 small piece of corrugated card taken from a cardboard box
  • 1 pair of scissors
  • cord, ribbons, and bows
  • PVA glue if you wish to add embellishments
Mini Rag Wreath
Mini Rag Wreath
Mini Rag Wreath
Mini Rag Wreath


  1. Use a marker to draw around your circular objects on the cardboard.
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    Mini Rag Wreath
  3. Cut out the resulting doughnut shape. Don't worry about neatness or accuracy because it will be hidden under the fabric.
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    Mini Rag Wreath
    Mini Rag Wreath
  5. Tie on a piece of cord for hanging.
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  7. A little spot of glue will help keep it in place.
  8. Mini Rag Wreath
  9. Cut your fabric into strips of approximately 2.5cm x 30cm.
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    Mini Rag Wreath
  11. Tie the strips around the card using a double knot.
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    Mini Rag Wreath
    Mini Rag Wreath
    Mini Rag Wreath
  13. Make sure you push the pieces of fabric tightly together.
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  15. You can leave your wreath shaggy like this...
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  17. Or you can trim it and add other embellishments such as these bows using a good all purpose or white PVA glue.
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December 13, 20150 found this helpful

Nice. Has a sweet, homey appeal. Great color combination.

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