How to Make Christmas Wreaths and Garlands

11 Christmas Wreath Ideas to Stitch and Sew

When we came across Mandy Shaw’s book on Wreaths and Garlands, we knew we just had to share it with you. If you are looking to get rid of all your small scraps of fabric, and upcycle them into quick and easy Christmas projects, than this is the book for you.

The wreaths she shares are fun and easy, use her ideas to make your own Christmas crafts, or Christmas crafts with the kids during the holidays.

It’s a collection of Christmas wreath and garland projects to make the festive period even more special. Celebrated author and pattern designer, Mandy Shaw, shares her favourite Christmas sewing projects and shows you how to make beautiful Christmas decorations to decorate your home at this special time of year. The projects feature Mandy’s favourite seasonal motifs including snowmen, reindeer, holly, doves and candy canes and also includes Mandy’s super simple techniques for making 11 different garlands, wreaths and Christmas cones. All the motifs and wreaths can be ‘mixed and matched’ to make endless seasonal variations for a totally unique Christmas project. These projects make the perfect presents for friends and family or treat yourself and make one to decorate your own home this Christmas!

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About the Author

Mandy Shaw is a very experienced designer with a distinctive style that makes her projects stand out. Mandy runs Dandelion Designs, a craft design and kit company. She is a regular on Create and Craft TV and she writes for a number of publications including Popular Patchwork and Fabrications magazines. Mandy also appeared on Kirstie Allsopp’s Homemade Home (Channel 4). Mandy has four children and lives in East Sussex

Some reviews on the book

jujuvauxhall – 5.0 out of 5 stars great book – I love this book, I was a little wary considering some of the reviews saying it was only suitable for children, I disagree, if you are an imaginative crafter this book is perfect.

Pollen – 5.0 out of 5 stars  – Sweet – Lovely little book. Just putting the finishing touches to one to hang up this Christmas!

Marilyn – 5.0 out of 5 stars  – Amazing little book – A delightful little book with so much in it. I have made three wreaths all different. The combinations are only limited by your imagination.

If you loved it, then you will love…

Sew Yourself a Merry Little Christmas by Mary Hertel

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Pick your project then pick your block: mix and match 8 super-easy projects with 16 adorable paper-pieced blocks just for Christmas. Simply follow Mary’s clearly illustrated instructions to create fun and fresh holiday blocks with whimsical designs. Plus, use her time-saving technique for paper piecing with less waste to create custom winter decor ranging from tree skirts and table toppers to gift bags, mug rugs, pot holders, and more.

Published by Sew You! Magazine

South Africa's first digital, sewing only magazine!

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