• Dec 17

    DIY Design: Pretty Burlap Holiday Lights

    December 17, 2012 • 10:00 am


    I'm so glad you guys liked the DIY Burlap Wreath last week… I bet you have some burlap leftover from that little project, right?

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    Well, Karli did ANOTHER great DIY for the holidays that I just had to share! These burlap Christmas lights are a whimsy and pretty upgrade to a classic decoration, don’t you think?!

    Karli got the idea from Pinterest (LOVE Pinterest, follow me here) and kindly passed along simple instructions. Thanks girl!!

    Supplies:
    String of White Lights on White Wire
    Tulle/ Netting/ Lace
    Yarn, Wool
    Burlap strips
    Scissors

    Directions:
    1. I used both tulle and netting in white/cream. Cut the material into small narrow strips, then tie in a bow directly on the wire between the lights.
    2. I also tied thin strips of burlap left over from the wreath project in the same manner.
    3. In addition, I tied some fluffy yarn in bows on the wire as well.
    4. I made yarn balls (varying wool & yarn) in different size to hang off the string of lights.
    5. The possibilities are as endless as your imagination!

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    Thanks Karli so much for sharing this project!! Follow Karli on Twitter @karlidalton and Instagram!

    Do you have any Christmas DIY projects to share? Let me know in the comments!

    Xox,
    Jilly


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