Fabric Flower Power Wreath

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Bright beautiful fabric flowers bloom year-round on wreath made of STYROFOAM™ Brand foam.  It’s a great way to use up scraps of your favorite fabrics.

Completion time – 2 hours

Designer – Kathleen George


  • Round Face Wreath, 12" x 2-1/2" x 1"
Other Materials
  • Bright green acrylic paint
  • Assorted cotton fabric scraps, at least 5"
  • square, including green for leaves
  • Bright green ribbon, 1" x 8"
  • Decorative flower buttons, ten
  • Double-sided fusible webbing


  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Compass or circle template, 3/4"
  • Stiff-bristled paintbrush
  • Disposable palette
  • Water basin
  • Paper towels
  • Scissors
  • Sewing needle and green thread
  • Iron and pressing cloth
  • Low-temp glue gun and glue sticks


  • 1. Paint foam wreath green; let dry.
  • 2. Cut twenty 5" squares from fabrics for flowers. Follow
    webbing manufacturer's instructions to fuse squares together
    back to back, creating ten double-sided squares. Cut and fuse
    together two 6" green squares for leaves. Cut patterns as indicated.
  • 3. Use pencil to lightly mark 3/4" circle at center back of
    each flower. Sew gathering stitch around circle and gently
    pull up threads to gather slightly; knot and clip threads.
    This will cause flower petals to lift slightly. Repeat for all flowers.
  • 4. Use glue gun to glue flowers side by side to wreath. Glue
    leaves to wreath under flowers as shown, alternating fabric
    sides as desired. Glue flower buttons to flower centers.
  • 5. Glue ribbon ends together to create hanging loop; glue ends to top
    center back of wreath.