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Use a dollar store star wreath form to make this Patriotic Scrap Fabric Star Wreath – a fun star shaped rag tie wreath for 4th of July.

lets craft with a dollar store star wreath form

Let’s make a fun star-shaped rag tie wreath using old shirts.

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Why I love this craft

I’ve had a pile of old button down shirts sitting in my craft stash for years, just waiting for the right project. When I saw this star shaped wire wreath form at Dollar Tree the other day, I knew I finally had a use for these shirts!

supplies for a dollar store patriotic wreath

Note: The photo above shows three blue shirts. I quickly realized that this didn’t provide enough contrast. So I pulled a plaid shirt out of my craft stash to use as well.

Video Tutorial: Scrap Fabric Star Wreath

Just watch this quick video to see how this craft came together.

scrap fabric rag tie star wreath

Rag Tie Star Wreath

Yield: 1 wreath
Active Time: 1 hour
Total Time: 1 hour
Difficulty: easy

Use a dollar store star wreath form to make this Patriotic Scrap Fabric Star Wreath - a fun star shaped rag tie wreath for 4th of July.

Materials

  • star wreath form
  • scrap fabric
  • ribbon
  • navy blue acrylic craft paint

Tools

  • cutting mat
  • rotary cutter
  • fabric scissors
  • pen or pencil
  • fine-point paintbrush
  • hot glue gun

Instructions

  1. Watch the video tutorial before you begin, and let that be your visual guide for this craft.
  2. Cut the fabric strips. Use a rotary cutter and mat to cut 350 1-inch x 6-inch fabric strips. It is helpful to cut a 6-inch piece first, and then cut it into 1-inch strips. cut fabric strips
  3. Tie the fabric strips. Secure each fabric strip to the wreath form with a simple knot. Reference the image below to see how any fabric strips to secure to each rung of the wreath form. . number of fabric strips to add to each part of the wreath form
  4. Embellish a ribbon. Sketch "1776"onto a piece of ribbon. Then paint over your writing with blue paint. paint 1776 with navy paint onto ribbon
  5. Add a ribbon to the wreath. Let dry, and then secure to the wreath with two small dots of hot glue.

The Finished Star Wreath

scrap fabric rag tie star wreath

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dollar store scrap fabric star wreath

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