Spring means baseball in eastern North Carolina -- and odds are good that you and your family are spending plenty of time at the ballpark. If you don't have a child or grandchild who plays, your neighbor probably does!
Making a baseball wreath is a fun way to recycle used baseballs and show your love of the great American game. And it makes a wonderful housewarming gift for a baseball family.
This version requires the use of a drill -- but you also can insert small screws into each baseball, twist wire around each screw and attach the baseballs to the wreath form with the wire.
10-14 baseballs, depending on the size you want to make the wreath
Drill with 1/4-inch drill bit
Ribbon of choice (the pictured version uses burlap ribbon)
Drill a hole completely through each baseball.
Straighten out wire hanger.
Thread baseballs onto wire.
Tighten ends of wire together using pliers.
Use ribbon to tie on a bow.
-- Adapted from AllThingsKatieMarie.blogspot.com
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