SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- 11 pkgs 20-gauge copper wire
- 1 pkg 16-gauge copper wire
- Crochet hook, size Q
- Wire cutters, pliers
- Measuring tape
- Orchid stem
- Orchid leaves stem
- 1 bag reindeer moss
- Glue gun & glue sticks
- Lighting swag kit
Ch 28. Piece should measure 20". May be slightly larger, depending on how tight the stitches are.
Sc in second ch from hook & in each ch to end. Ch 1, turn. Sc across to end, ch 1, turn.
Repeat until piece measures 15". Wrap end around last stitch; cut.
Use wire to weave short ends together to form a cylinder.
With 16-gauge wire, form 2 circles to fit inside cylinder at top & bottom. Wire in place for added support.
Attach lighting swag kit to cylinder.
Embellish outside of cylinder by weaving moss into cylinder, gluing in several places to hold.
Arrange cut orchid & leaves from stems; glue in place.
Finished size 20"x15".
ABBREVIATIONS: ch = chain, sc = single crochet