Easy DIY idea: paper heart wreath

Categories Home Decoration, Home DIY

DIY_paper heart wreath

Yes, it’s time for the next colourful DIY idea: a paper heart wreath. You can do it very easily and if you like, it’s also a great idea to do with kids.

So, the supplies you’ll need:

  • cardboard
  • craft paper in different colours
  • a ribbon
  • pencil
  • scissors
  • craft knife
  • glue

How to do paper heart wreath_step 1-2

Step 1: Use a small plate/bowl on top of your cardboard and trace the outside with a pencil to draw an outer circle. Then, draw an inner circle.

Step 2: Afterwards, use your craft knife to cut out the center part of the circle and the outer part.

How to do paper heart wreath_step 3

Step 3: Draw a shape of a heart on one piece of paper and cut it out. Now, use this as a template to create more hearts in the same shape. Cut them all out – better you cut out more, just in case you need some spare ones. 😉

How to do paper heart wreath_step 4

Step 4: Now, start gluing the hearts in place on the cardboard by alternating colours and overlapping them.

How to do paper heart wreath_step 5-6

Step 5: Wait for around 10 minutes until the glue has set.

Step 6: In the end, take your ribbon and cut it to the length you like. Then, glue it in place on the back of your wreath for hanging. Wait for another 10 minutes before hanging on your door or wall.

Finished paper heart wreath

And voilà, a new decoration for your home is finished. 🙂

 

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