Vintage Wood Spool Pumpkins

Hello friends!  How are you on this lovely Wednesday?  I’m comfy on my couch watching Property Brothers and listening to a late summer thunderstorm.  Bliss…

I’ve got a fun fall craft to share with you today, vintage wood spool pumpkins.  Remember these vintage wood spools from my late summer/back to school mantel?

 

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For some reason, I looked at them this week and saw pumpkins.  I can’t explain it.

So I found some washi tape, a piece of leftover trim, and a couple of leaves from our birch tree, and bibbidi bobbidi boo!

 

Vintage Spool Pumpkins

I had some orange washi tape with pinkish polka dots, so that pumpkin is a little more “traditional” (if a wood spool pumpkin can be traditional), and some white wash tape with gold polka dots for a more “glam” version.

 

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I love how they look on our bicycle wheel foyer table.

The stems are pieces of trim wiped with one coat of General Finishes Gel Stain in antique walnut.

 

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After my favorite season ends, the washi tape and stems will remove easily, and we’ll be back to plain wood spools.  Unless I decide to turn them in to Christmas trees…hmmm…

Here’s a pinnable image, I’d LOVE IT if you would share!  Thanks so much!!

 

Vintage Wood Spool Pumpkins from Reinvented

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