12.16.2010

day 12....yarn and lace trees.

welcome to day twelve!
today's tutorial is....
yarn and lace trees

what you need.

2 tree forms. ivory and crimson yarn. hot glue gun. crimson buttons. miscellaneous ivory lace and trimmings. glue gun.

step one. using a hot glue gun, wrap yarn around both tree forms.


step two. for the first tree, wrap crimson yarn around the tree in a criss-cross pattern, using your glue gun to adhere the yarn.

step three. hot glue a crimson button to each yarn cross-point.
step four. for the second tree....using a variety of ivory lace and trimmings, wrap pieces at random around the tree using a hot glue gun to hold each piece in place.
step five. set trees aside to let cool/dry completely.

this projects leaves lots of room for creativity, so feel free to use different colors or textiles than i did. have fun with this one!
happy thursday!
{monica}

2 comments:

  1. I love these!!! I think I might make some! xoxo

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  2. These are so cute!!! I love the lace one!

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