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Abigail Ahern shares her top DIY tips on how to make a beautiful wreath to hang on your door this Christmas.

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Deck your door with wreaths of holly and festive folliage this holiday season with these four easy steps.

Step one

How To Make A Christmas Wreath DIY

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Make your own base using a weaving willow and twist it upon itself to make a wreath frame or use a pre-made base.

Step two

How To Make A Christmas Wreath

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Select a range of foliage types and lay them in separate bundles. Trim each bundle so the stems are roughly the same length.

Step three

How To Make A Christmas Wreath

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Lay the bundles on the wreath at a 45 degree angle. Bind together towards the base by tying with wire. Tuck each bundle in tightly and repeat.

Step four

Christmas Wreath On Door

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Give your door a festive makeover with your beauitful, handmade Christmas wreath! 

Need some help perfecting your Christmas wreath? You can sign up to Abigail Ahern's wreath making workshop here. Alternatively, you can shop Debehams' full range of wreaths and garlands here.

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