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Easy Burlap Bow and Basket

Posted by on Mar 28, 2013 in burlap, front door, wreaths | 16 comments

My list of “things-to-do” was long today.

Returns. Exchanges. Grocery store.

A bright spot on the list was a baby gift to buy.

I headed to one of my favorite stores in Murfreesboro, Samantha James.

I left with a precious baby gift. . .

…and a basket for me.

I could just see it on my front door. . .

…with a bit of greenery and a nest and a beautiful burlap bow! :)

How to Make a Burlap Bow

Supplies for Burlap Bow and Basket @ DaisyMaeBelle

Supplies:

Foam

Asparagus Fern

Fake nest

Fake eggs

yarn

Burlap ribbon (no wire)

hot glue

scissors

Burlap Bow and Basket @ DaisyMaeBelle

Just a few pieces of foam cut to fit inside the basket.

How to Make a Burlap Bow @ DaisyMaeBelle

A yard of burlap ribbon. . .

How to Make a Burlap Bow @ DaisyMaeBelle

scrunched in the middle. . .

How to Make a Burlap Bow @ DaisyMaeBelle

tied together with yarn. . .

How to Make a Burlap Bow @ DaisyMaeBelle

secured with another piece of burlap tied around the center.

How to Make a Burlap Bow @ DaisyMaeBelle

All it would need them would be some hot glue to attach the bow to the basket.

How to Make a Burlap Bow @ DaisyMaeBelle

A little more hot glue to secure the eggs and nest.

Front Door Basket with Burlap Bow @ DaisyMaeBelle

Fake asparagus fern draping out the side.

How to Make a Burlap Bow @ DaisyMaeBelle

I could see it all ready to welcome my guests.

How to Make a Burlap Bow

So fresh.

So simple.

Welcome sweet Spring!

Life to the full,

Melissa

BurlapFabric.com is a great place to get your burlap!

  

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16 Comments

  1. LOVE LOVE LOVE your darling door basket! It is just perfect! The addition to the faux asparagus fern was such a great spring idea!

    It will make a lovely welcome for all who come and visit!

    Thanks for bringing the great project to TUTORIALS TIPS AND TIDBITS!

  2. Great look! I really like the arrangement.

  3. Simple and pretty, Melissa! Love the basket shape. I saw one similar at an antique mall yesterday, but they wanted $25.00 for it {which I thought was a bit much}. The burlap bow looks great.

  4. I absolutely love this, Melissa! Asparagus fern is my all time favorite plant!

  5. What a gorgeous basket! The nest with the blue eggs is the perfect touch. Great just in time for spring!

  6. So pretty on the door!!!

  7. That’s beautiful! I would love for you to participate at my SHOW-licius Craft Showcase party! Just follow this link….http://sew-licious.blogspot.com/2013/03/show-licious-craft-showcase-25.html

    Marti

  8. Melissa ~ this is stunning!!!! Pinning and sharing.

    Hugs, Mary Beth

  9. It is so beautiful! Thank you for the tutorial on how to make the bow. I always have such a hard time getting mine to look right. I have a new weekly link party which is live now and I would love if you stop by and link up this wonderful post! Hope to see you there! http://mariaelenasdecor.blogspot.com/ Hugs, Maria

  10. Your basket look wonderful and thanks for the tutorial on the bow. Hugs, Marty

  11. This is adorable! I love it ;)
    Jamie @ somuchbetterwithage.com

  12. It’s lovely. I like that shape of basket on a door the best.

  13. Ha – I just blogged about a ‘low fabric’ burlap bow today too. Great minds think alike. Very nice!!!

  14. Your basket is very pretty on your door. I’m sure it is a welcoming sight for friends and visitors. I love burlap bows and use them quite often on projects. Your tutorial is very nice, too.

  15. I really like this! Questions: Where do you get your burlap ribbon? And where do you get asparagus fern?

    Hope you’re having a wonderful day! Life to the full, friend! :)

  16. Love this!! Found you linked up at the burlap party :)

    Fotini

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