How to Make an Easy Wreath with a Word

A pretty, scripted word is the star of this festive holiday wreath. Once you've mastered our simple DIY, you can customize the wreath for any season or occasion. Plus, get our favorite easy wreath ideas.

A word spelled with pipe cleaners hangs from the inside of this incredibly easy wreath. Here's how to customize the look.


  • 6-inch wreath
  • Faux grains
  • Hot glue
  • Pipe cleaners 
  • Scissors

Make It Yours

Getting creative with this wreath is as easy as bending pipe cleaners! We chose a neutral color palette and simple greeting. Customize the wreath to fit any holiday or occasion. Here are some ideas we love:

For Easter, glue on colorful craft eggs and spell "Spring" with pastel pipe cleaners.

For the Fourth of July, twist red and blue pipe cleaners in any word you like.

For Halloween, spell "Boo" with orange and black pipe cleaners.

Easy DIY Wreath Ideas

Fabric Wreath with Paper Flowers     

Have leftover fabric? Create this stunning wreath with just a few simple techniques. We chose a coordinating color palette of blue and red, but you can choose any fabric or paper. In addition to color, try a mix of patterns and textures.

Learn how to make this fabric wreath.

Picture Frame Wreath

Who says wreaths have to be round? A little creativity is all it takes to transform a basic white picture frame into this stunning wreath. A bit of sequin yarn and greenery add the finishing touches.

Learn how to make this picture freame wreath.

Pom-Pom Wreath

This perfect-for-anytime wreath is made from fluffy yarn pom-poms. Choose any color scheme you like, and finish the frame with a bird for a bit of whimsy.

Learn how to make this pom-pom wreath.

Frangrant Rosemary Wreath

Give a classic laurel wreath form a modern update with fresh rosemary and a bright pink bow. Simply attach fresh rosemary sprigs to the sides and front of the wreath form with florists wire. Finish by gluing a bright bow in the center.

Get more modern wreath ideas.

Must-Have Monogram

This personalized wreath is chic and easy thanks to a simple wrap of twine. Finish the look with cheery jingle bells and red ribbon.

Learn how to make the monogram wreath.


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