Thursday, December 2, 2010

Origami Christmas Wreath

I am a real fan of folded paper decorations right now. Remember my Peace Doves??
You've got to try this craft. Here's a video I found on you tube. Bear in mind, this lady totally calls me boring in the beginning of the video (@45 seconds). And, I am still supporting her. Aren't I nice?!?!Yup, I'm nice. 

Not too bad, eh?? I still have a hard believing she made 100 of these in 4 hours. Maybe I'm just a perfectionist, but it took me a lot longer 2:40 to make each one (did I just do my math right?! That could be a first!!).
For my wreaths, I included a very NON-BORING holly sprig and burlap button. How'd ya like dem apples, lady??
Awww, yeah. 


I shared this post at these funky parties!!
Three or More Tuesday
Frugalicious Friday 

Beyond The Picket Fence
Katie's Nesting Spot

Chic on a Shoestring Decorating
Punkin Seed Productions
Its So Very Cheri
The DIY Show Off
The DIY Show Off
The Girl Creative
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The Boardwalk Bragfest

Make it Yours @ My Backyard Eden

Show and Tell Green

Beyond The Picket Fence


  1. I think I've got instructions for that wreath somewhere in all my origami books. Thanks for the reminder. Your wreath looks great!!

  2. I make these with my students but never thought to use music paper...would make a great gift for the music teacher!! Thanks for the inspiration!
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  3. You cracked me up, I was waiting for her to call you by name. LOL I by no means think your wreath is boring. I love it. Very cute, my daughter would love to do this. TFS

  4. That's beautiful! I love the minimalist look with the simple black and white pages.

  5. My 11 year old daughter loves doing origami and wants me to save this for her do do next week.
    Thanks for all your wonderful ideas.

  6. What a doll you are for taking the time to show us how to make this ultra cool wreath. I really love origami -- more and more each day since I've been following your blog. You make such cool projects!

  7. Great job and easy to follow! Thanks for sharing!

  8. I like your take on this wreath with the music paper. It is simple, creative and stylish. Well done!

  9. A very NON boring wreath ornament! I have this book marked, to make for co-workers.

  10. I love this, I'm definitely going to have to try it. I featured you today on my wreath round up :)

  11. I like these. I can see making the triangles while watching a movie on tv, and assembling later when i have more attention.
    Very cute.

  12. Very easy! I love it - and I have some parchment paper, and I am definitely going to steal your boring idea (haha!) and print off some sheet music to do my wreaths. Thanks so much!


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