Bring the outdoors in with a beautiful and easy-to-make yarn-wrapped leaf! Use them for a fall place setting or hang them in your window for an autumn decoration.
- 12-gauge wire
- Needle nose pliers
- Wire clippers
- Glue gun and glue sticks
- Leaf patterns (download them here)
Assemble the Leaf:
- Lay 12-gauge wire end at the start of the shape. Bend the length of wire along the lines to make a wire leaf. Use a pliers to help make sharp points or curves.
- Secure the yarn to the start of the wire with a drop of glue. Wrap the yarn around the wire until it’s completely covered.
- Secure the yarn to the end of the wire with a drop of glue. Once dried, snip away the excess yarn.
See more looks you can get below:
For this leaf, we used a variegated yarn for a multicolor look.
For the acorn, we wrapped the bottom with orange yarn and the top with brown yarn. Then we criss-crossed a piece of brown yarn across the top, securing with glue.