DIY Christmas Wreath with BLACK+DECKER

My husband took our little girl to the park the other day for some one on one time. This gave me a whole two hours to walk through Target all by myself (very dangerous) with my Starbucks while crossing some items off of our Christmas list. One thing I knew I wanted to buy was a new holiday wreath. Ours was old and tattered from our countless moves over the years. However, as I started looking around, I could not believe how expensive they were! Surely, I could make one of these on my own for half that price!

I decided to DIY a Christmas wreath and the best part about it? It only took me ten minutes to create!

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I wanted a wreath that was very simple but personalized for our family.

Materials:

  1. Garland Wreath (currently 50% off at Joanne’s)
  2. Ribbon
  3. Hot Glue Gun
  4. Wooden Letter
  5. Holiday Branches
  6. MarkIt by BLACK+DECKER

Check out the full video tutorial below!

Did you notice the tool my husband used to hang the wreath? This is the MarkIt picture hanging tool by BLACK+DECKER. This tool will completely transform how we hang decor in our home. Austin hung the wreath from MarkIT and positioned it where I wanted it on the wall. He then pressed gently through the wreath to make a mark on the wall. All that was left was to secure the fastener in that same position and the wreath was hung! It was so quick, so easy, and perfectly hung the first time around!

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You can check out the official BLACK+DECKER Holiday Gift Guide on their site for fun ideas for DIY projects.

Interested in winning one of their Cordless 2 in 1 Stick Vacuums? To enter, all you have to do is comment with how you would use your vacuum this holiday season! 20 winners will be chosen! diy-christmas-wreath-with-black
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Comments

  1. Livi says:

    This is very beautiful. Such a great idea! I also love the letter stockings!

  2. Ashley Peavey says:

    What a cute wreath!

    1. raisingmyarrows says:

      Thank you Ashley! It was so easy too!

  3. Angel says:

    I love this! And it looks easy enough for me to do!

    1. raisingmyarrows says:

      Oh it’s so simple! Christian might even enjoy it! 🙂

  4. Laura says:

    I absolutely love your wreath! DIY’s are my favorite. I would use the vacuum to clean up the endless amounts of Christmas glitter. 😂😂

    1. raisingmyarrows says:

      haha yes! Christmas glitter everywhere!

  5. Patricia says:

    My husband would love this tool and I love this wreath!!

    1. raisingmyarrows says:

      It would be a great Christmas present! Thank you!

  6. Karleigh Havill says:

    I would love to win a new vacuum! I would use it to clean up messes made as my 16.5 month old daughter as she is learning and developing into an adventurous little toddler!

    1. raisingmyarrows says:

      Oh I have one one of those too! We vacuum after them every day don’t we?

  7. Stacy Calhoun says:

    What a cute wreath. I also love my Black + Decker supply of tools. I have to keep the hubby out of them or else, He would use them all.

    1. raisingmyarrows says:

      haha I totally know how that goes!

  8. Beautiful wreath! I love the branches and letter!

    1. raisingmyarrows says:

      Thank you! It was so easy to make too!

  9. sara says:

    Oh, well isn’t that a nifty little gadget! What a great idea for a stocking stuffer for my dad! And I love your wreath! It’s gorgeous!

    1. raisingmyarrows says:

      It’s perfect for the man! My husband loves tools!

  10. Laura says:

    Oh I need that in my life!!! Love that cute wreath too!

    Laura
    http://www.blackcoffeebeautiful.com

    1. raisingmyarrows says:

      It makes hanging decor SO much easier! Thank you!

  11. Ashley says:

    Love the look of this! And it seems very doable!

    1. raisingmyarrows says:

      It was so easy to do! Thank you!

  12. Kristen says:

    That wreath turned out so well! Plus the tool is such a great item to have on hand!

  13. I am not the most crafty mama out there, but this tutorial is so simple that even I can do it! The wreath looks fantastic.

  14. CJ says:

    Pretty wreath and I need to get that tool!!!!!

  15. Stephanie says:

    Beautiful!

  16. Malory says:

    So pretty!! I love their products!

  17. Savanna says:

    I love all of your decor, so pretty!

  18. chanel says:

    you did a fantastic job! you’ve inspired me to try to make one too!

  19. Your wreath is perfect! I’ve never heard of that tool! What a help for hanging things!!

  20. This is super cute! I love DIYing things instead of buying them premade.
    Xo, Alex
    http://www.alexandrachristineblog.com

  21. Amy lu says:

    Love this idea and that tool is awesome!

  22. Stefanie says:

    I love the monogram on your wreath!

  23. Mariah Klee says:

    Ha, we literally just hung our entry way mirror (heavy!) this morning and definitely could have used this tool! I’m thinking a mutually beneficial Christmas gift idea 😉

    Mariah
    http://likehoneyblog.com

  24. Stormie says:

    That looked super easy hanging!!

  25. This is darling and such a fun Christmas activity!! I’m all about that combo!

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  27. super cute wreath! I’m not very crafty but this totally looks like something I could even do! lol

  28. Brenae says:

    Uhh my husband definitely needs this!! He hates hanging things for me! Haha!

  29. Emily says:

    What a cool product!

  30. Maggie says:

    That tool is GENIUS!!! I love your DIY wreath! I started making my own decor a couple years ago for the same reason! Stuff has gotten crazy expensive! But it is fun to be able to add your own personal touches to your home!

  31. I absolutely love the wreath. So pretty! And I would LOVE to win a vacuum cleaner. Ours is on it’s last leg and I could use one to help clean up after our dog, Rocky. He’s the sweetest little dog in the world, but sometimes a little naughty. In the past week he has both dumped the trash can and tracked mud all through the house after digging holes!

  32. Amy Smith says:

    That tool looks so helpful. Your house looks great Katie.

  33. Tamara Goyette says:

    The wreath looks amazing. I want to make one for my home next year.

  34. Ashley J. says:

    Great DIY. So cute and easy to do!

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