Step 2 | Prep the Wreath | How To Make a Holiday Wreath

After you've finished making the basic structure of your wreath, learn how to prep the it so you can get the most use out of it.

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holiday wreath Step 2: Prep the Wreath
How To: Make a Holiday Wreath
by: Leah Kerkman | Log Home Design

Step 2: Prep the Wreath
spraying the wreathIn a ventilated area (outside works best), spray adhesive to cover the front of your straw wreath.

applying moss to wreath Working quickly, cover the tacky surface with an even layer of Spanish moss, pressing down firmly to secure the moss. This will create a nautral-looking background for any tiny holes between your pinecones.

trimming a wreathRepeat in “bald” spots if necessary. Trim the extra Spanish moss, cropping it closely to the wreath. If your wreath will be hanging on a door that’s not sheltered from the elements, this is especially important since the Spanish moss will make a break for it in harsh weather conditions. Let dry completely. An hour should be good.

What You'll Need Prepping the Wreath Determining Design Finishing Touches
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