Tulip Wreath – Crafts by Amanda


A bright, cheery Tulip Wreath will add life to your front door. All you’ll need are 4 different supplies to create a beautiful statement piece for spring.

tulip wreath

Why we love this project

A tulip wreath makes a lovely front door adornment for spring and Easter. Its colorful tulips make the early days of the rain-filled season less dreary and more bright-eyed, that’s something we can all appreciate.

We love spring wreaths so much that we have a whole collection of 30+ DIY Spring Wreaths for you to check out.

close up of tulip wreath

Helpful Project Information:

  • Age Level: 13 and up
  • Mess Factor: Medium
  • Level of Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 30 minutes
  • Cost Estimate: Less than $15.00

Craft supplies you will need

supplies for tulip wreath
Get full list of supplies and directions in the printable version at the end of this post.

How to a Make a Tulip Wreath

These step by step photos and instructions are here to help you visualize how to make this project. Please scroll down to simply print out the instructions!

  1. If your tulips come in a bunch, snip into individual stems using wire snippers. Be sure to leave the stems nice and long. Push any of the greenery up towards the bloom of the tulip. We used these light pink tulips, and these cream and green tulips.using wire cutters to snip off stem of the tulips
  2. Starting with one pink stem and one white stem, place them in a criss-cross manner onto your wreath form. placing stems of flowers crisscross on top of wreath form
  3. Use ribbon or yarn to wrap around and secure the stems in place.tulips tied to wreath form with ribbon
  4. Take the next pair of tulip stems and position them to cover over the first two stems you put in place. Make sure that they are generally pointing in the same direction and that there is an overhang on the outer edge of the wreath.

    EXPERT TIP The more the tulips hang past the outer edge, the larger the wreath will be in the end.placing next bunch of stems over the top of the other

  5. Continue again with the next pair of stems, making sure to alternate colors and filling in any small gaps from the previous stems.
  6. Continue all the way around the wreath making sure to tightly wrap the stems as you go.tying stems to styrofoam wreath form
  7. When you get back to the beginning be sure to tuck the stems underneath the starting tulips and fill in any gaps.tucking stems into wreath form
  8. Look at the finished wreath to make sure that it is symmetrical and balanced. Make any adjustments as needed.

Expert Crafting Tips

  • If you’d like, tuck in a few blooms of tulips in a highly contrasting color such as this dark pink for extra depth and dimension to your wreath.
  • You can use whatever colored tulips you want for this craft, mix and match with your favorite colors to better suit your taste.
tulip wreath

This DIY tulip wreath is so inviting and gives off that warm feeling that spring is nearby!

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tulip wreath

Print Project

Tulip Wreath

We can show you how to make a tulip wreath all on your own with just a handful of supplies and 10 bunches of colorful mini tulips.

Prep Time0 mins

Crafting Time30 mins

Total Time30 mins

Age Group: Adult Crafts

Project Type: Easter, Spring

Makes: 1 wreath

Supplies

  • 1 styrofoam wreath form we used a 1” x 11.8”
  • 10 bunches miniature tulips in coordinating colors such as light pinks and soft white/greens, and 1 bunch of dark pink tulips (optional)
  • ribbon or yarn

Instructions

  • If your tulips come in a bunch, snip into individual stems using wire snippers. Be sure to leave the stems nice and long. Push any of the greenery up towards the bloom of the tulip.

  • Starting with one pink stem and one white stem, place them in a criss-cross manner onto your wreath form. Use ribbon or yarn to wrap around and secure the stems in place.

  • Take the next pair of tulip stems and position them to cover over the first two stems you put in place. Make sure that they are generally pointing in the same direction and that there is an overhang on the outer edge of the wreath. The more that the tulips hang past the outer edge, the larger the wreath will be in the end.

  • Continue again with the next pair of stems, making sure to alternate colors and filling in any small gaps from the previous stems.

  • Continue all the way around the wreath making sure to tightly wrap the stems as you go.

  • When you get back to the beginning be sure to tuck the stems underneath the starting tulips and fill in any gaps.

  • Look at the finished wreath to make sure that it is symmetrical and balanced. Make any adjustments as needed.

  • If you’d like, tuck in a few blooms of tulips in a highly contrasting color such as this dark pink for extra depth and dimension to your wreath.

Expert Tips & FAQs

  • You can use whatever colored tulips you want for this craft, mix and match with your favorite colors to better suit your taste.
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