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Four Christmas wreaths to make: a bread dough wreath, an evergreen wreath with tiny wooden toys, a braided fabric wreath, and a velvet fruit wreath.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1974 (v.52#12) pg. 39, 56

How to make a patchwork Christmas wreath from scraps of old neckties.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1975 (v.53#12) pg. 10, 57

How to make a soft sculpture holly wreath. Wreath is constructed from fabric holly leaves stuffed with polyester.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1977 (v.55#12) pg. 89, 163

Quilted calico wreath.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1978 (v.56#12) pg. 76, 140

Elegant door wreath is made from a doily that was dipped in dye and attached to a lightly stuffed base.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1979 (v.57#12) pg. 114, 194

Braided satin wreath.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1980 (v.58#9) pg. 96, 150

Necktie wreath. Seventy six leaves are made from necktie scraps sewn over quilt batting and pinned to a foam wreath form.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1980 (v.58#12) pg. 78, 134

Wreath of roses. Roses are cut from pink, orange, and gold lame fabric, quilted and tacked onto a wreath form.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1980 (v.58#12) pg. 79, 135

Stenciled Della Robbia muslin wreath, 17" in diameter, has assorted fruits painted with textile paint and red piping around the outer and inner edges. Fruit outlines are quilted.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1981 (v.59#9) pg. 41, 64

How to make textile stamps from adhesive foam and use them to stamp Yule messages onto muslin. Includes instructions for making tree ornaments, a wreath, a stocking and a stuffed toy bear from the printed fabric.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1981 (v.59#9) pg. 42, 68

Stitch a patchwork of colored muslin to make an autographed wreath.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1985 (v.63#9) pg. 38, 161

30-minute wreath features white and gold lace over a wreath form trimmed with a plaid ribbon bow.
CRAFTS Jan 1994 (v.17#1) pg. 28

Fabric leaves, mounted on brown paper, are used to decorate these projects. (1) Natural vine wreath is trimmed with leaf shapes cut from print fabric and fused to corrugated paper, a fabric bow, raffia strands, ivy garland and miniature birdhouse. (2) Leaf garland of fabric leaf shapes fused to corrugated paper and strung on jute twine.(3) Brown paper shopping bag is made into a gift bag. Fabric leaf shapes are fused on the bag front and a rub-on verse "Old Friends Make the Best Antiques" is added in the corner.
CRAFTS Sep 1996 (v.19#9) pg. 18, 51

Fabric cotton ball wreath.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #78 Dec 1980 (v.7#6) pg. 39

How to make a Circle of Cheer wreath from calico fabric scraps, styrofoam balls and greenery.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1974-Jan 1975 (v.5#3) pg. 46

Seven styles of wreaths for the Christmas season. Four of them are made from gingham fabric, one is made from broom straw, one from pine cones and dried foliage and one from bread dough.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1975-Jan 1976 (v.6#3) pg. 42

Two soft sculpture Christmas wreaths (a tree and an angel).
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1978 (v.9#9) pg. 42, 58, 72

Three autumn wreaths to make. (1) Calico leaf. (2) Wood-in-a-wreath needlepoint. (3) Suede leaf.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1981 (v.12#9) pg. 6

Two wreaths made from white eyelet. (1) Wreath centerpiece. (2) Window wreath.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jul-Aug 1982 (v.13#6) pg. 52

Soft sculpture calico wreath to sew.
FAMILY CIRCLE Nov 1 1979 (v.92#15) pg. 94, 148

Christmas wreath in muted colors is made with red, green and blue nylon stockings.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 25 1983 (v.96#15) pg. 120, 163

Little Christmas wreath (10" diameter) made from fabric.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1981 (v.193#6) pg. 128, 272

Stitch yourself an old-fashioned Christmas. Wreaths, tree skirt, Rose of Sharon wall hanging, place mat, Christmas tree quilt, baskets, and girl's holiday party dress.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1983 (v.197#6) pg. 152, 252

Biscuit-quilted wreath in festive plaids.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Aug 1984 (v.199#2) pg. 147, 236

Velveteen wreath 18" in diameter is trimmed with small teddy bears dressed in Santa Claus suits.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1984 (v.199#5) pg. 186, 314

Calico rabbit-and-heart wreath.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1987 (v.205#5) pg. 88, 250

Circle of Joy Christmas wreath is made from bias hem facing and sprays of Baby's Breath.
HANDMADE Winter 1982-83 (v.2#4) pg. 112, 87

Five styles of Christmas wreaths made from striped and checked gingham.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Winter 1979 (v.24#4) pg. 84, 123

Yule wreath is made from folded circles of calico.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Nov-Dec 1981 (v.26#6) pg. 40, 104

Autumn wreath consists of felt leaves fastened to a Styrofoam ring and finished with a large calico bow.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jul-Aug 1982 (v.27#4) pg. 91, 108

Calico Christmas decorations including stockings, wreath, tree ornaments, etc.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Nov-Dec 1982 (v.27#6) pg. 54

Autumn wreath of fabric leaves.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jul-Aug 1983 (v.28#4) pg. 78, 97

Soft-sculpture wreath is fashioned from stuffed fabric triangles.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1989 (v.34#6) pg. 59, 103

Three soft sculptures for Christmas mantle or door. (1) Candy cane. (2) Candle with holder and holly at the base. (3) Felt holly wreath.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1981 (v.1#5) pg. 9

Satin holly wreath.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1982 (v.2#6) pg. 19, 30, 49

Autumn wreath features decorative fabric leaves and flowers sewn to a circular ring stuffed with fiberfill.
NEEDLE & THREAD Sep-Oct 1983 (v.3#5) pg. 20, 49, 31

Make a stuffed wreath from small, padded button-trimmed hearts.
NEEDLE & THREAD Jan-Feb 1985 (v.5#1) pg. 31, 39, 51

Tips on making a "happy hands" Christmas wreath. Stuffed cloth gloves are attached to a styrofoam ring and trimmed with lace and ribbon.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1985 (v.5#4) pg. 3

"Grapevine" wreath is sewn and braided stuffed fabric tubes. It is adorned with a ribbon, bow and soft-sculpture cluster of grapes.
NEEDLE & THREAD May-Jun 1986 (v.6#3) pg. 18, 35, 45

"Country Kitchen" wreath is braided from stuffed fabric tubes made of nine different colors and prints. Large bow, trimmed with rickrack, holds a wooden spoon and fork.
NEEDLE & THREAD May-Jun 1986 (v.6#3) pg. 19, 47

Soft-sculpture wreath with a calico candle in the center.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1980 (v.3#6) pg. 5, 39

Crazy quilt wreath.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1980 (v.3#6) pg. 7, 41

Heart-shaped wreath covered with plaid fabric has a bell hanging from a bow in the center opening.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Jul-Aug 1981 (v.4#4) pg. 18

Make a felt appliqued wreath.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Jul-Aug 1984 (v.7#4) pg. 18, 31, 45

Sew a stuffed Christmas tree-shape wreath in calico.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1984 (v.7#6) pg. 11, 24, 41

Quick-n-Easy "happy holly" wreath is made from green fabric.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1984 (v.7#6) pg. 53

Violet-stenciled wreath is made from gathered fabric.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Jan-Feb 1986 (v.9#1) pg. 8, 21, 40

Padded fabric wreath with green leaves and yellow pears.
SUNSET Dec 1985 (v.175#6) pg. 127

"Sweethearts and Holly" appliqued and quilted Yule wreath features heart, candycanes and holly leaves and berries appliqued against a background that has been echo quilted.
TRADITIONAL QUILTWORKS #11 Dec 1990-Jan 1991 pg. 5

Calico puff wreath requires no sewing. Fabric scraps are wrapped around cotton balls, twisted tight with wire and pegged into a straw ring.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 18 1979 (v.43#4) pg. 91, 166

Make a plaid wreath trimmed with dog biscuits.
WOMAN'S DAY Oct 23 1984 (v.48#2) pg. 89

Fabric wreath is a green felt covered circle topped with red puffs and pompoms.
WORKBASKET Nov-Dec 1981 (v.47#2) pg. 49

"Marine" pillow-wreath, 12" in diameter, is sewn from nautical print cotton fabric and trimmed with felt boats, rope and ribbon.
WORKBASKET Aug 1988 (v.53#9) pg. 28

Ruffled calico wreath with a bow.
WORKBASKET Oct 1989 (v.55#1) pg. 28

Halloween or autumn wreath is ringed with overlapping felt leaves, stuffed and stitched. A pair of black kittens made from felt accent the lower center of the wreath.
WORKBASKET Aug-Sep 1991 (v.56#6) pg. 40

No-sew quilted wreath. Woven fabric scraps are hot glued to a Styrofoam wreath form.
WORKBASKET Feb-Mar 1995 (v.60#3) pg. 10