- 1 Can you use a coat hanger to make a wreath?
- 2 How many ornaments do I need for a hanger wreath?
- 3 How do you shape a wire hanger?
- 4 How do you make a wreath with real pine branches?
- 5 How do you make a wreath with a wire hanger and tissue paper?
- 6 How do you make a wreath with a wire hanger ornaments?
- 7 What should I do with wire hangers?
- 8 Why did Madea say a wire hanger?
- 9 What can I do with wire coat hangers?
Can you use a coat hanger to make a wreath?
1. Bend the coat hanger into circle (it doesn’t have to be perfect). You can leave the hook on for easy hanging, or snip it off and hang your wreath on something else. I ‘d always take it off for a neater, less this- used -to-be-an-old- coat – hanger look, but each to their own.
How many ornaments do I need for a hanger wreath?
-about 80 ornaments (the ornaments from Dollar Tree come in packs of 12, so I bought 6 packs and then I also used about 8 tiny ornaments from my daughter’s small tree… don’t tell her I took them!) -glue gun (just in case! I only had to use it on 2 ornaments!) 1.
How do you shape a wire hanger?
- Cut the wrapped wire and hook off the hanger with wire cutters. This will leave a triangular shape to work with.
- Bend the center of the large, bottom section upward to form a diamond shape with the hanger.
- Curve the top two sides with pliers.
- Push the side corners together to overlap the ends of the curves.
How do you make a wreath with real pine branches?
Start the wreath by taking a few different boughs of greenery and bunching them together at the base of the branch. Take the bundle, and place it against the wreath form. Use your floral wire to wrap around both the bundle and the form a few times, until it feels secure. Do NOT clip the wire when you are finished.
How do you make a wreath with a wire hanger and tissue paper?
Easy DIY: Tissue Paper Wreath
- You’ll need: * a wire hanger.
- Cut strips of tissue paper into 8 inch strips. No need to be completely accurate with this step.
- Go all the way around. Once finished, fluff up the pieces to fill it out and trim any pieces that are too long.
- the hanger and then finish it off with a ribbon.
How do you make a wreath with a wire hanger ornaments?
- Untwist your wire hanger and mold the wire into a circle.
- Begin putting the ornaments on your wreath by looping them onto the wire through their top hook opening.
- When your wreath is full of ornaments, twist the two metal ends back together to connect the wreath.
What should I do with wire hangers?
24 Creative Uses for Wire Hangers You Won’t Believe
- Make a sculpture.
- Give your cat a home.
- Keep your necklaces from tangling.
- Blow giant bubbles with a wire hanger.
- Hang your toilet paper.
- Spruce up your Christmas tree.
- Organize your flip flops.
- Make your Halloween costume 10x better.
Why did Madea say a wire hanger?
Madea’s outrage when finding the wire hanger is based on how Joan Crawford would lose her temper and mind when she found one in the closet, as her daughter Christina Crawford (who was on the receiving end of some of those hangers ) explained in her book “Mommie Dearest”.
What can I do with wire coat hangers?
10 Handy Things You Can Do With a Wire Hanger
- Declog a drain. Simply unwind the neck and fold the hook tighter to create a slim snake that gets the gunk out.
- Support a feeble plant.
- Make a wreath.
- Skim debris off pools.
- Corral flip flops.
- Fight static cling.
- Roast marshmallows.
- Store magazines.