10 Alternative Wreaths to Make You Forget About Evergreens

Pine needles? Who needs 'em? Here are ten DIY wreaths that will really stand out.

Green Apples

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Apple Wreaths

The vibrant green of Granny Smith apples make a beautifully natural alternative to the traditional evergreen wreath. Bright, crisp, and clean—but not without subtle holiday cheer.

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Cinnamon Sticks

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Cinnamon Stick Wreaths

Few things are as welcoming or evocative of the holidays as the warm and spicy smell of cinnamon. Bring on the Christmas cheer with this cinnamon stick wreath your guests will drool over.

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Yarn

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Yarn Wreaths

Wrapped yarn and felt flowers are all you need for a simple and modern wreath alternative to garnish your front door. With colors that don’t “shout” Christmas, you can leave it up until April if you like.

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Photos

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Photo Wreaths

A wreath of memories from Christmases past and present will charm newcomers and stir nostalgia in old friends and family members. Make one to spotlight every kid—or kid-at-heart—in the household.

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Paper

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Paper Wreaths

Cut and wrapped into cones, colorful paper is a readily accessible and relatively inexpensive material to use in making a terrific twist on the Christmas decorating classic.

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Cork

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Cork Wreaths

This cork and jingle bell wreath feels both rustic and festive all at once. What a fun way to remember those shared bottles of wine.

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Peppermint

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Peppermint Wreaths

Classic Starlight Mint peppermint candies make a vibrant adornment for your holiday door. A wreath never tasted—rather, never looked—so good. This year, Santa may opt for the front entry instead of the chimney!

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Burlap

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Burlap Wreaths

Who would ever imagine that burlap could look so lush and lively? Paired with a dark-colored door, this rich and red wreath is positively eye-popping.

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Feathers

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Feather Wreaths

Light and airy, this wreath made with a feather boa could make you believe the angels themselves had a decorating party.

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