Yarn-Wrapped Ombre Monogrammed Letter

by Jillian Leslie on

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One of our most popular crafts of all time!

This post shows you how to make a yarn wrapped ombre monogrammed letter, and you would not believe how easy it is!

I love ombre. So when I thought about making something pretty to decorate my daughter's room, I knew I wanted pink (for her) and ombre (for me). I absolutely love the way it turned out!

Yarn-Wrapped Ombre Monogrammed Letter

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Apply craft glue to the backside, the top, and bottom of the letter. I glued about three inches, started wrapping, then add more glue as I moved up.

I left the ends of the yarn long until the whole thing had dried. Then I trimmed them.

Yarn Wrapped Ombre Monogrammed Letter | CatchMyParty.com

Add embellishments. The ones I chose had sticky tape on the back, and I was done!

Yarn-Wrapped Ombre Monogrammed Letter | CatchMyParty.com

The whole thing probably took about an hour and the longest part was waiting for the glue to dry.

I've displayed this leaned up in my daughter's bookshelf. It adds a little warmth and "girly" sweetness to her room. But how great would this look as decoration at a baby shower!


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    Michelle Jones wrote:

    Love that. So simple bet yet so cute and cute and looks expensive :)

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    Rebecca wrote:

    How do you wrap the top of the letter? Or do you leave that undone?

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    Wendy @ Ramblings from the Sunshine State wrote:

    That turned out so cute!

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    Carol Levine wrote:

    Love these making my Grand daughter one!

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    Diana wrote:

    I found you on Pinterest. What a great idea! Thanks!

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    Taylor wrote:

    This of the cutest yarn letter ever. Perfect color combo! And I must find those embellishments.

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    Leonie @ Ashlee Rae wrote:

    So pretty!!! The colors work beautifully and those flower embellishments are gorgeous.

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    Brittany @ Crafty Mischief wrote:


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    Pinterest Lover wrote:

    What kind of glue did you use? Would Elmer's work?

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    Sarah wrote:

    I was just wondering how would I do this with the letter M without making it look weird. Like if I was to do it ombré like that. It would be a light colour on one side and be dark on the other.

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    Brantcookies wrote:

    Ooooh this is so pretty, I have to make these for my sister's baby shower! Thank you for a great idea.

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    jenna wrote:

    what kind of glue?

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    Pam R wrote:

    Hi just had your post sent to me on Pinterest email and love it! As I live in the Uk I have been looking for letters locally but can't find anything suitable. Can you please help with what font the letters are that you have used. Thank you :)

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    Iman's M wrote:

    I just bought Styrofoam letters - hope it works!

  • Gabrielle M

    Gabrielle M wrote:

    So I made mine just right now and I did a few things differently: Used spray adhesive (bad idea) Did a G (VERY difficult) This blog/page helped me! Thxx :)

  • Samantha M

    Samantha M wrote:

    Does it have to be wood or will cardboard work?

  • Sherry S

    Sherry S wrote:

    I made a C out of Chipboard. As long as you are careful card board should work. Good Luck :)

  • Gina K

    Gina K wrote:

    These are super adorable - I saw the full tutorial & images that were shared on a segment on our local news station - you can check it out here http://www.khq.com/clip/12692549/pinland-empire-yarn-wrapped-ombre-letter