DIY seashell wreath
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DIY Seashell Wreath

Enjoy a little bit of the summer anytime of year by making a beautiful coastal seashell wreath.
Age Group: Adult Crafts
Project Type: Crafts
Makes: 1 large wreath


  • 1 round foam wreath form 12" D
  • 100 medium sized seashells
  • 1 hot glue gun with clear glue sticks
  • 1 wooden cut out with a beachy phrase
  • 1 piece twine 12" long
  • 1 piece cotton rope in white


  • Gather materials.
  • Start by practicing the arrangement by placing a few rows of seashells on the foam wreath.
  • Working one seashell at a time, add glue to the back side of each seashell and hold in place until glue sets.
  • Continue working one row of seashells at a time.
  • Overlap each row of seashells slightly to firm a scalloped affect.
  • Position a piece of twine through the center of the wreath, gluing the ends in place on the reverse side.
  • Glue the wooden cut out to the center of the twine.
  • Tie a piece of cotton rope to the top of the wreath for hanging.