You all know how much I LOVE working with paper, but I was recently invited to try out a new type of crafty project, and I have to tell you, it was a LOT of fun! I wanted to share my finished project with you – and then I’ll tell you a little bit about it.
The cute ruffled wreath hanging on my front door is the “Ruffled Harvest” wreath. It came to me in the form of a super fun kit by a new company called Apostrophe-S. On a side-note…how fun is that name? I wish I knew the story behind it…I bet it’s a good one!
Anyway, when my crafty friend, Megan, asked me if I’d like to give the kit a try, I was super excited to give it a go…it was shipped to me and arrived in plenty of time to create the project and have it ready to enjoy for Fall…which is likely what it’s intended for with a name like “Ruffled Harvest.” Unfortunately, life got in the way and I didn’t get a chance to sit down and dive in…lucky for me, the soft felt in natural colors (and bonus - with pine cones too) works perfectly with some of my woodsy holiday décor – so yay for me…it’s ready to put out with my winter decorations!
Here’s what the kit looks like with all of the pieces (this image is from the Apostrophe-S website…but looks identical to my kit contents):
After watching the short instructional video (here), I spent about an hour pinning, gluing, and anticipating the finished project.
There’s a bit of excess glitter on the brown felt, I wasn’t as patient as I should have been when it was time to add my glittery pinecones – I was able to brush most of it off though.