Project Guide

How to Make a Wreath Chandelier

1
ATTACH RIBBONS
Attach ribbons - Make Wreath Chandelier
  • Place the wreath face-down on a tabletop.
  • Cut two pieces of ribbon to the length at which you want the chandelier to hang.
  • Attach one piece of ribbon to the wire wreath form at the 12 o’clock position with a tight double knot.
2
PASS RIBBON THROUGH
Pass ribbon through - Make Wreath Chandelier

Pass the other end of the ribbon through the large ring, and then tie a knot directly across from the first knot at the 6 o’clock position on the wire form

3
ATTACH RIBBON TO WIRE
Attach ribbon wire - Make Wreath Chandelier
  • Attach the second piece of the ribbon to the wire form with a knot at the 9 o’clock position, and then pass the other end through the same large ring.
  • Attach to the form at the 3 o’clock position.
  • Fluff branches to fill out the wreath shape.
4
PREPARE WIRES
Prepare wires - Make Wreath Chandelier
  • Cut a piece of cardboard to measure 3 inches.
  • Wrap 28-gauge wire around the cardboard about 25 times.
  • With wire cutters, cut the wrapped wire off the cardboard at one edge. The result should be 25 6-inch pieces.
  • Repeat to create additional ornament wires.
5
WIRE THE ORNAMENTS
Wire the ornaments - Make Wreath Chandelier
  • Fold wire about ¾ inch from one end and thread it through the hanging loop of an ornament.
  • Twist to secure.
  • Repeat for each ornament.
6
ATTACH ORNAMENTS
Attach ornaments - Make Wreath Chandelier
  • Attach the ornaments to the wreath by twisting ornament wires around the branches.
  • Fill the wreath with hanging ornaments.


Tip: Longer hanging ornaments may be more easily secured once the wreath has been hung.

7
ATTACH TO CEILING HARDWARE
Attach ceiling hardware - Make Wreath Chandelier

Attach the large ring to hanging hardware in ceiling.