Friday, November 7, 2014

Creating a Snowy White Winter Wreath

Last Christmas when I was on a visit to Rachel Ashwell's,
The Prairie in Roundtop, Texas,
I saw a pretty wreath in the dining room I knew I wanted to try and create.

To design  this one you will need~
White styrofoam ring.
I used a 14' in size, but you can use larger or smaller.
Three white feather boas,
Silver ribbon, white cottage roses with added glitter
and hot glue.
White wire and pearl topped straight pins.


I simply hot glued and wrapped the boas around the ring.
Just add some hot glue every few wraps to hold in place
pulling tight as you go around.


I used silver wire ribbon to form a bow for the bottom
and tied it on with white wire along with hot glue and pearl topped straight pins
to hold in place.
I left the pins in place as you really don't see them tucked among the boa and ribbon.

I tucked in two large fluffly white cottage roses that I tipped with glitter around each petal.

I added more wire at the top for hanging
by simply wrapping it around the ring and forming a circle.
You don't see the wire as it gets lost in the snowy feather boa.

That's it!
White and snowy,

Quick and Easy.

You could use any color feather boas, ribbon and flowers.
I just think the white looks wintry.

Think you might try this?
Have fun!!


See  you next time.
Hugs,
Celestina Marie

45 comments:

Sola Scriptura said...

Gorgeous! I love how soft and elegant this wreath looks. I just have to make one!!! Thank you for sharing this, you've given me the ideal weekend craft project :)

Angélica D said...

Hola amiga querida ! Que linda esa corona de algodón ,, se ve muy invernal ,, delicada y shabby ,, que tengas un óptimo fin de semana
Besos

Cattails said...

This is lovely!

Enjoy the weekend, Celeste.

My cozy ✄ little space said...

nice blog, i saw you thrue other bloggers...loves..

Valerie-Jael said...

This is sooooooooooooo gorgeous! Hugs, Valerie

Okio B Designs said...

This is just so pretty! Love everything about it and so perfect for Xmas. =)

Jeanine

TexWisGirl said...

too foofy for me! give me leaves and grasses and sticks any day. ;)

Sherry @ Thrift My House said...

Very pretty! Yes I would definitely make one. I love the white. Have a Blessed day Celestina!

Susan Newbigging said...

Celeste you wreath is gorgeous! I watched a tutorial on making boa wreaths, but your feathers are much prettier!
You always take an idea and make it even more beautiful.

Jill said...

This is absolutely beautiful! Would look amazing on front doors and even interior doors. Thanks for sharing this idea. Hope you have a lovely weekend!

Blessings,
Jill

Castles Crowns and Cottages said...

Ok I am going to michaelscraft shop today and I am making this tonigjt!!!!!!!!!

Claudia said...

Hi Celeste,
what a wonderful Snowy White Winter Wreath! Just georgeous! Thank you for sharing this!
Wishing you a wonderful weekend,
Love and hugs and Blessings,
Claudia

Betsy@ coastal-colors said...

What a lovely wreath, Celeste! This is such a great idea for the upcoming holiday season! Thanks for sharing such a beautiful project! Have a fabulous weekend!

Liz@ Infuse With Liz said...

So pretty! Even I could do this :-) I do believe!

Row homes and Cobblestones said...

Very pretty Celeste. I love Marabou boas and last year I wanted to glue a white boa on my oval white linen lamp shade in my sitting room, but never did. I am so glad I didn't because now I have the Marabou boa to make a gorgeous wreath.
Happy Friday xx

sandys7118 said...

So simple to make and so GORGEOUS! Love the white, but I think I am going out today to find light pink boas. Or maybe I will do it in white with pink roses....or maybe...LOL! This could be a hard choice! Or maybe I will just make all of them. Thank you for sharing such a pretty project! I know what I am making this weekend!

Patti said...

Beautiful, absolutely beautiful! What gorgeous treasures you create!

Blessings on your day.

Love,
Patti

Judy at GoldCountryCottage said...

That is so pretty, Celestina. I made a pink wreath last year with the boa. It is so easy and really beautiful. I think I'll make a white one this year for my snowmen after Christmas for winter. Thanks for the idea..Happy Friday..Judy

Butterfly 8)(8 Bungalow said...

Very beautiful. I love it. xoxo

Creations by Marie Antoinette and Edie Marie said...

What a sweet wreath Celeste! It's angelic & Christmasy & wintery all in one. The rose is gorgeous and sets it off perfectly. Such a nice creation!

Thanks for stopping by an leaving such a sweet message for Marie. I know she's busy working on her village right now and is so happy that so many people will find joy when they see it. She enjoys this so much. I'm so thrilled she and her village were in the magazine! I'm so proud of her!

Have a wonderful weekend!! Love & blessings, Edie

Bente said...

It`s gorgeous, Celestina. I love white, you know.
Have a wonderful weekend
Sending a hug from here

NanaDiana said...

How funny-This is the perfect post for me. I picked up a few feather boas a couple of weeks ago and wondered what I would actually do with them. All I need is a foam wreath now.

LOVE this, Celeste, and yours turned out beautifully. xo Diana

ps. Do you know that you are a No Reply when you leave comments on my blog now? Just checking to make sure you know that-

Cynthia said...

What a fantastic wreath and it can be kept up all season. Also, what a perfect wreath to have after the Christmas season

Cindy

Deborah Montgomery said...

Ooh . . . beautiful! So soft and lovely. You could enjoy this all through the winter months. Love it, Celeste! Have a great weekend. Blessings, Deborah xo

Dianna said...

Celeste, you have created a very elegant wreath! I wish we lived close to one another so I could learn from you. Always so gracious...that is what I think every time I visit here.

Hugs to you and wishes for a wonderful weekend!

Brandi said...

Such a pretty wreath! Perfect for the winter months. Love the flower too!

lynn said...

this is lovely, celeste! thanks for sharing:)

Donna said...

What a pretty wreath, and such a great idea! I think it looks so ethereal, and perfect for the winter season!!

GARAGE SALE GAL said...

Very pretty!!! Thanks for sharing this darling craft.
The afghan you made is beautiful!
warmly,
deb

cynthia lee designs said...

Love the wreath...it's beautiful!! Hope you have a great weekend.
hugs,
Cindy

Createology said...

Ethereal and Fou-Fou and I LOVE this. Your style is always my favorite. Thank you for sharing how-to. Creative Boa Bliss...

suziqu's thread works said...

Wow Celestine how divine this is!
I would love to touch and feel it - really! I can only imagine how soft if must feel.
So pure and white for Christmas where you live on the opposite side of the world.
Hugs dear,
Suzy

Art and Sand said...

What a beautiful wreath and you make it sound so easy.

Art and Sand said...

What a beautiful wreath and you make it sound so easy.

Tina C said...

Oh Celestina, I love this wreath! It so pretty and delicate.My daughter would fall in love, too.

I wanted to let you know that you are showing up as a no-reply blogger. Thank you for stopping by and commenting on my wreath redo.

Tante Mali said...

Celestina,
this white feathers are so fantastic. Like angels wings. What a lovely wreath!
All my best from Austria
Elisabeth

1CardCreator said...

This is gorgeous, I love it! What clever ideas you are always sharing! ~Diane

Linda said...

Beautiful!!!! Thank you for your kind comment on my blog today...or yesterday it was now! I love to 'meet' other Texas bloggers and I LOVE your blog!!!'
Going now to find your 'follow' button!

Mary@mydogsmygardenandmary said...

Oh it is so beautiful. I just love it. It looks so easy. Many thanks for the instructions.
Have a great week.
Mary

Alessandra said...

Your beautiful wreath looks so snowy and soft. It' s very adorable and perfect for winter.
Kisses
Alessandra

Julie Marie said...

That's so pretty!... is that going on your front door or inside?... xoxo... Julie Marie

Deborah@Green Willow Pond said...

How perfect for winter! It looks so soft and pretty Celestina! Very creative using boas.

Have a lovely day!
Blessings, Deborah

Red Rose Alley said...

Celestina,
Your white wreath is lovely. I really like the softness and the colors, and I'm into white and silver lately for Christmas. The white glittery flower looks just like the ones I bought at Michaels recently for my table centerpiece. Your wreath is perfect for this season, and it reminds me of a winter wonderland.

love,
~Sheri

Ivy and Elephants said...

This is just gorgeous! I'll have to give it a try. You always have something to inspire and amaze.
Hugs,
Patti

Laurie Ritchey said...

Oh how pretty! I would love to have just a tiny pinch of your creativity and talent. laurie

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Welcome To Rose Garden Market from Celestina Marie Design. It is so nice to meet you. My name is Celestina Marie named after my grandmother and my friends call me Celeste.My creative journey extends over 30 years enjoying the love of painting and redesigning vintage and new treasures. I love to go treasure hunting and the fun of finding great vintage pieces to redesign..