Advent Wreath ~ 2012

How to make a simple advent wreath; materials needed:

  • metal coat hanger
  • pliers
  • pruners
  • foliage
  • 3 x purple & 1 x pink candle
  • plate
  • imagination

Using Banksia plant variety ~ the Aussie Wreath

Weave and twist stems and branches around circle of wire coat hanger

 A touch of colour ~ Banksia flowers and red roses; both easily replaced when buds come apart.

Place a plate at the base for the candles.

You can read about the history around the Advent Wreath here