Autumn Fancy

Celebrate nature in transition with a fall wreath.

By Doug Hall

Photography by Mitch Mandel


make this simple autumn wreath to decorate for the seasonGather tools and materials

  • 12-inch wire wreath frame
  • Paddle of 22-gauge floral wire
  • Wire snips
  • With pruning shears, cut 30 to 40 leafy branch tips, each about 8 to 12 inches long, from trees or shrubs that are starting to show fall color.