Toilet Paper Roll Craft: DIY Wreath (Tutorial)

by Claudya Martinez on December 18, 2012

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DIY Wreath

I’ve seen all kinds of crafts made out of toilet paper rolls. Toilet paper rolls are easy to come by and in abundance in my home. Armed with a glue gun and a stash of 21 toilet paper rolls and 2 paper towel rolls (I don’t discriminate) I made a wreath and I like it, I really like it.

Here’s how you can make one, too.

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1. Collect toilet paper rolls and paper towel rolls until you have a substantial amount (around 20 or so).

2. Remove all remnants of paper from the rolls, flatten the rolls, measure and cut into strips about 1.5” wide.

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3.Using a guide like a salad plate or pot lid arrange pieces to create a base for the wreath.

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4. Hot glue the pieces together to create a circle.

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5. Continue by arranging and hot-gluing pieces in concentric circles around the base in a design that pleases you.

DIY toilet paper roll wreath

6. Step back and admire your wreath!

I finished by spray painting the wreath with glitter and adding a bow.

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I can’t wait to see what other sorts of crafts I make using my glue gun and toilet paper rolls.

Have you ever made anything using toilet paper rolls?

 

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  • http://www.mommysnest.com MommyLisa

    We found a printout deal to do a Nativity Scene and tape to TP rolls a couple years ago.

    • http://www.unknownmami.com/ unknownmami

      Really?! I’m going to drive my husband crazy hoarding toilet paper rolls.
      Sent from my invisible mini-van.
      Visit me at: http://www.unknownmami.com

  • carma

    that is a gorgeous wreath – perfect to keep up year-round. Love it!!

  • http://www.thebipolardiva.com The Bipolar Diva

    SO cute! good job!

  • http://livingoffscript.com/ Bee

    It’s gorgeous! And I love the fact that you re-purposed those TP and paper towel rolls.

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  • Migdalia aka @MsLatina

    Love it! Wonderful use of those rolls. Now if only you could show me how to use the rolls protruding from my waistband ;)

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  • http://www.facebook.com/ross.sebastian80 Sebastian Ross

    Love your tutorial… looks so easy to make!!!

  • officialbelieber

    What glue can I use instead of glue gun?

    • http://www.unknownmami.com/ unknownmami

      You can use regular white glue instead, but then you have to use something like clothespins or paperclips to keep the pieces together until they dry.

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