Ribbons and Bows for Christmas Wreaths

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When decking your home with holiday decorations, a welcoming Christmas wreath on the front door will guarantee your spot on the neighborhood nice list. You will love these creative ideas for adding ribbons and bows to embellish your favorite Christmas wreath. Plus, we’ll teach you how to tie the perfect holiday bow that upgrades any simple wreath to a colorful Christmas creation.

Black-and-White Christmas Wreath

A gingham bow adds country-chic charm to this timeless black-and-white Christmas door wreath. A store-bought holiday wreath is transformed from a simple evergreen decoration to a winter wonderland display with the help of snowy pinecones, decorative berries, and faux frost. Not every decision is black and white during the holidays, but thanks to this monochromatic DIY tutorial, you’ll want your front porch wreath to be!

Blue Winter Wreath

For a holiday door wreath that's appropriate all winter long, use ball ornaments tucked into bunched icy-blue ribbon. To make this Christmas door wreath, accordion-fold various lengths of assorted blue ribbon and pin to a wreath form. Attach frosty ornaments with glue and let dry. Finish the holiday decoration with a folded piece of blue velvet ribbon.

Greenery Christmas Wreath

A gorgeous greenery wreath gets a rustic touch with a classic burlap bow. This simple accessory adds a pop of texture along with a few sprigs of seasonal berries. Just tie the holiday bow separately and attach it to this Christmas door wreath using floral wire.

Classic Christmas Wreath

Go retro this Christmas with a colorful evergreen wreath. Accent the flocked greenery with metallic ornaments, bright berries, and a glittery bow made from red ribbon. This handmade Christmas wreath shines with the classic colors of the season.

Christmas Tree Wreath

This creative Christmas door wreath starts with brass rings and fresh greenery. A bold satin ribbon makes the perfect topper and finishes the look of this DIY holiday tree wreath.

Jolly Red Christmas Wreath

Sweet candy canes and mini red ornaments are the base of this colorful Christmas wreath. Start with a white foam wreath base, then carefully hot-glue Christmas sweets to the foam. Finish with a two-tone patterned red bow. Make sure the DIY holiday bow is crisp and fresh; wired ribbon will allow you to adjust the bow and tails to the desired curves.

Copper Hula-Hoop Wreath

Red plaid and burlap ribbon add the finishing touch to this oversize Hula-Hoop wreath. Tuck the finished bow into a mix of seasonal greenery and secure with floral wire against this modern Christmas door wreath.

Simple Magnolia Wreath

A plain grapevine wreath gets a rustic update when married with faux magnolia leaves and wooden flowers. Finish the simple farmhouse wreath with an oversized burlap bow, and hang it on your door from fall to Christmas.

Wrapped Ribbon Wreath

The bold burlap ribbon on this Christmas door wreath becomes the decoration when it's wrapped around the wreath and finished with a cheery message. Add a few holiday decorations, like berries and pinecones, then finish the look with a classic red bow.

Simple Evergreen Wreath

Sometimes a fresh evergreen wreath is so gorgeous, it's a shame to cover it up. This minimalist Christmas door wreath is decorated with metallic acorns as a simple accessory. A loose holiday bow adds a delicate touch.

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