Mesh Snowman

Mesh Snowman

What You'll Need:

16'' Wire Wreath Form
1 Roll White Deco Mesh
White Chenille Stems
3'' Black Pom Poms
2'' Black Pom Poms
Orange Stiff Felt
Black Stiff Felt
Red Felt
12 Gauge Silver Wire
Holly Pick of Choice
Scissors
Hot Glue
Wire Cutters

Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Approximate Time: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

How to Make a Mesh Snowman


Decorate your door for winter with this Mesh Snowman! Just work the mesh through the wire frame, add the embellishments and once you're finished, hang it up all season long! You'll never have to worry about this guy melting.
 
  • 1 Attach & cut wire

    Attach the silver wire to the inner wire on the wreath form. Pull the silver wire tight to the opposite side of the wreath. Cut the silver wire and attach it to the wreath form.

  • 2 Attach mesh

    Gather the end of the white deco mesh and attach it to the inner wire on the wreath form using a chenille stem.

  • 3 Measure & attach mesh

    Measure out approximately 13'' of mesh. Attach to the outer wire on the wreath form. Continue working mesh in a zig zag pattern around the wreath form, ending in the center of the form. Cut mesh. Attach the end of the mesh to the silver wire in the center of the form.

  • 4 Repeat

    Repeat Step 3 two more times.

  • 5 Cut & fluff mesh

    Cut off any remaining mesh. Fluff mesh to fill in the wreath.

  • 6 Make hat

    Hot glue two sheets of black stiff felt together. Cut hat from the stiff felt using the photo as a guide.

  • 7 Add red felt

    Cut a 2'' strip of red felt and hot glue to the hat to form a band.

  • 8 Cut & form nose

    Cut a nose shape from orange stiff felt using the photo as a guide. Roll into a cone and hot glue together. Allow glue to cool before attaching to the mesh.

  • 9 Glue embellishments

    Hot glue pom poms, nose, hat and holly pick in place, using the photo as a guide.