As featured in 2016 Country Living Magazine!! ("45+ Festive Do-it-Yourself Christmas Wreath Ideas," direct link: http://www.countryliving.com/diy-crafts/how-to/g1056/diy-wreath-ideas/?slide=2)
Knit this heirloom wreath that will adorn your front door or mantel holiday after holiday. Each flower is knit first, then they are felted together. Once dry, they are wired onto a wreath frame. Pattern includes complete knitting, felting and assembly instructions.
Yarn Requirements Use a 100% worsted weight wool or a wool blend that will felt. For the Poinsettia Wreath shown, we used 400 yards of red, 50 yards of green and 15 yards of yellow.
Supply Requirements You’ll need size 10 double points, stitch holder and a yarn needle. For the stems you’ll need 18 gauge, 18” florist wires. Optionally, you can add 26 gauge thread wire t o the larger petals for improved shaping capability. You’ll need a spare length of ribbon and a few safety pins for felting the stems.