Decorating for Easter is not nearly as difficult as many believe. In fact, there are a number of ways that you can decorate using things that you may already have on hand. If you are someone who normally hangs a wreath on the front door, we have a great collection of DIY wreaths that are creative, fun and best of all, easy to make.
Whether you want to hang a colorful wreath to show off those spring hues or you prefer something elegant and classy, there is certain to be a wreath in this collection that is perfect for your decorating. Many of the wreaths use candies and other Easter decorations that you can pick up at your local Dollar Store for next to nothing.
Others are completely homemade and use supplies that most crafters will readily have available. Whatever your preference and however you want to show off your Easter decorating skills, we have just the wreath for you to make and hang.
Other Fabulous Easter Collections
Wrapping Paper Wreath
These wrapping paper wreaths are very popular for the Christmas season but you can incorporate the same general idea into creating your Easter wreath. Simply choose wrapping paper that is spring themed. Many birthday papers have bright colors and pastels that will look beautiful adorning your door. Add some colorful ribbon and even a plastic bunny or chick and you have the perfect wreath for Easter.
Instructions – Stampin-n-stuff
Marshmallow Peeps Wreath
This adorable wreath is crafted from colorful marshmallow Peeps and will last for years. You don’t have to take it down each year and throw it away. The process of making it includes a step that will help to preserve it and keep the ants away until next year. You just have to choose which Peeps you want to use – there are many colors and styles available today so pick out the ones you love or combine several to make a very colorful and unique style.
Instructions – Eclecticallyvintage
Baby Grass Wreath
This beautiful wreath is crafted of baby grass and is the perfect way to show your spring spirit. Actually, it is made from yarn that perfectly resembles new grass so it will last for years. You just have to add a creative touch and choose the decorations that go along with it. You should be able to find all of the supplies at your local craft store or your Dollar Store or Wal-Mart. Colorful plastic eggs or other decorations add the perfect finishing touch.
Instructions – Pattyschaffer
Square Grass Wreath
You can use a square form for this wreath or craft one yourself if you prefer. The grass can be found at your local craft store and depending on the size that you want, one package of grass should work perfectly. You can adorn the wreath with plastic eggs, ribbon or anything you want. If you prefer just a spring wreath and one that will work past Easter, choose ribbon and silk flowers in bright or pastel colors.
Instructions – Adiamondinthestuff
Robin’s Egg Wreath
Blue robin’s eggs adorn this lovely wreath that will be perfect for Easter and in the weeks leading into summer. You can find small wooden or plastic eggs at most Dollar Stores or at your favorite craft store. If you can’t find them in robin’s egg blue, you can simply spray paint them and then add them to a grass or moss wreath. Tie in a burlap ribbon and your door is sure to please guests and neighbors alike.
Instructions – Uncommondesignsonline
Elegant Fabric Wreath
You don’t have to go off and buy an expensive wreath to decorate. You can actually make one yourself and then just cover it with white fabric – or any color you desire. You can then dangle a few beautifully decorated plastic Easter eggs from the center and you have the perfect wreath for Easter. Note that you can make the eggs removable so that you can add flowers or other dangly things for after Easter to keep your wreath on the door until summer.
Instructions – Lemonsqueezyhome
Easter Egg Wreath
Plastic Easter eggs cost about a dollar for a package of 12 or so and just a couple of packages will help you to create a beautiful and very colorful wreath for the Easter season. You can do this in different colors or choose one or two colors to make it more uniform and elegant. Highlight the eggs with faux grass, ribbon or whatever you want to make it really stand out. The best part of this wreath is that you don’t need to purchase a wreath form. You can simply cut one out of cardboard.
Instructions – Cindis
Whimsical Bunny Wreath
Grapevine or twig forms work well to create a bunny wreath that includes a head, body and of course the ears. You can use berries (plastic ones of course) to highlight the wreath and make it more elegant. Larger berries work well for the body and smaller ones work for the head. The forms can be molded to create the ears and you should be able to find these at your local craft store.
Available on – Etsy Bunny Easter Wreath
Rolled Paper Flower Wreath
Flowers made from tissue paper put together make a beautiful and very spring-like wreath. The flowers are really easy to make once you get the hang of it and you can combine different colors and sizes to make a wreath that is perfect for your front door. The flowers look like roses and are beautiful when finished. You can add greenery if you like or simply use the flowers to create a stunning wreath that is sure to express your spring fever.
Instructions – Salvagedwhimsy
Twig Welcome Wreath
A twig wreath form can be used to create a lovely welcome wreath that is adorned with painted wooden or plastic eggs. If you don’t want to purchase a wreath form, consider gathering a few twigs and simply make one yourself. If you want to be really creative, you can make the message eggs from real eggs that have the insides blown out and then are dyed and decorated.
Instructions – Goodhousekeeping
Spring Paper Wreath
Cut outs and embellishments create a beautiful flowered wreath that you will want to display for years to come. You can create flowers in different sizes and shapes and out of differently colored papers so that it is really colorful. If you prefer, simply choose one or two paper designs to make it a bit more elegant or go all out and use a different paper design for every flower that you incorporate.
Instructions – Tatertotsandjello
For a rustic and really classic look, why not create that wreath out of burlap? Layered burlap gives you a full and luscious wreath that you can adorn with plastic or wooden decorated eggs, decorative birds or even a small bird’s nest. This is a great country looking wreath that will take you less than two hours to create and will become a favorite Easter decoration instantly.
Instructions – Topthistopthat
Malted Milk Candy Egg Wreath
If you want to adorn your door with Easter eggs, you can create a beautiful springtime wreath malted milk egg candy. The candies come in different sizes so your wreath will be full and of course the yumminess of the candies speaks for itself. You will need a foam wreath ring and several packages of the candy to create a rather large wreath. Just remember to preserve it if you want to keep it for next year.
Instructions – Delish
Yarn Covered Wreath
Yarn comes in all types of colors and designs and is perfect for creating an Easter wreath. If you have a wreath form (if not, you can pick one up at your craft store), you just have to cover it and then add felt flowers or whatever shapes you want. A stuffed rabbit in the center makes this wreath very whimsical and gives it country charm.
Instructions – Craft-o-maniac
Shabby and Chic Wreath
Silk flowers taken apart or some silky fabric can be used to create a shabby and chic wreath that is both elegant and colorful at the same time. This wreath is beautifully adorned with silver bells and other vintage looking embellishments. You can hang it with a white silk ribbon and make it in whatever size you need for your door or as a general decoration for tables and other areas of your home.
Instructions – Fabinouscrap
Who says gumdrops are only for Christmas? You can use gumdrops to make a beautifully colored and bright wreath for your Easter decorating. Just pick up several packages of these yummy sugary candies and put them on a foam wreath ring. You will need to preserve them so no eating them after you have made the wreath. This is a very easy project and one that you can keep for years to come – provided you preserve it of course.
Instructions – Aprettycoollife
Jordan Almond Wreath
Jordan almonds come in beautiful pastel colors and are great for creating an Easter wreath. The little candies are the perfect shape for making a wreath, which just needs to be put together to hold the almonds in place. Add a colorful ribbon and any other decorations that you want to show off and hang this yummy and beautiful wreath on your front door or around the house for added décor.
Instructions – Countryliving
Deco Mesh Wreath
Vibrant colored ribbon, plastic Easter eggs and an adorable stuffed bunny complete this deco mesh wreath that is sure to look beautiful on your front door. You can use ribbon, fabric or basically anything you want to create the colors and then just add the embellishments that you want to give it a little uniqueness. A stuffed bunny gives it adorable charm.
Available on – Etsy Deco Mesh Easter Bunny Wreath
$4 Easter Wreath
This is a very inexpensive and easy to make wreath that incorporates a bit of greenery along with colorful plastic eggs. The entire project costs just around $4 including the wreath form so you could save even more if you made your own form. You just have to attach the greenery, which can be from something that you have lying around the house and add as many plastic or wooden eggs as you choose.
Instructions – Chic-steals
Tulle Easter Wreath
You can pick up tulle in multiple colors at most craft stores and use that tulle to create a beautiful and very elegant looking wreath. You can use multiple colors or just one, whatever your preference. Adorn your wreath with plastic eggs or other Easter themed decorations and ribbon to make it beautiful and even more colorful. You could also cut out paper Easter eggs and decorate them to make it really unique.
Instructions – Anightowlblog