Upcycled Bundt Pan Wreath After all of that holiday baking you may be taking stock of the wear and tear of your bakeware. One of my favorite pieces of bakeware is the bundt pan! There are so many festive recipes for the holidays for bundt pans. If yours is starting to look like mine, it might be time for a replacement. But don’t throw out the old one! Upcycle it instead.

You can turn your bundt pan into something decorative and fun that can keep it out of the cupboard AND the recycling. Turn it into a wreath!

Upcycled Bundt Pan Wreath
Pouncer sponge
Paint (Americana Multi-Surface)
Bundt pan

This particular bundt pan is from Old Time Pottery and brand spanking new. I could not resist the color! They have several fun colors to choose from so you can create just about any color scheme. Blue and red is a pretty popular pairing right now and lends a vintage look to the wreath.

To upcycle your old bundt pan, decorate as is or use spray paint for your desired color.

Upcycled Bundt Pan Wreath
I chose a pouncer sponge with two sizes of circles. Use both ends to make polka dots on the outside of the bundt pan. The Americana Multi-Surface paint sticks well to multiple surfaces including these metal pans. One coat of paint will do. Allow several hours of drying time before continuing on to the next steps.

Upcycled Bundt Pan Wreath
I chose a wide red linen-looking wire ribbon for hanging the bundt pan. Slip the ribbon through the hole in the pan and fold if needed. Cut to desired length. Fold the ends over and staple for a clean look. The staples will be covered later with a bow.

Upcycled Bundt Pan Wreath
Take a length of ribbon (~5-6 inches) and roll to hide the edges. Pull the tips together and glue together to create a loop. I used Beacon’s Fabri-Tac. Allow the adhesive to dry then glue the loop to the top back of the hanging ribbon.

Upcycled Bundt Pan Wreath
Create a pretty bow and glue it to the top of the hanging ribbon. Trim the ends to the desired length.


Isn’t this pretty and festive to hang in the kitchen?

As you clean out your home for the New Year, look at the things you are going to get rid of and see if you can come up with a new use for them. A good repurpose definitely beats purchasing something you could have made with what you already had.

Written by The Scrap Shoppe
Michele is the creator behind The Scrap Shoppe, a craft and DIY blog. She is a wife and mommy to 2 fun little boys. She gave up a job in science to pursue her dream of spending more time with her boys and becoming a full time blogger. The Scrap Shoppe focuses on creating fun, creative, and unique craft and DIY projects for the home that anyone can recreate.


  1. creativejewishmom/sara January 10, 2016 at 6:59 AM Reply

    That is just too adorable! And honestly, wreaths are not in keeping with Jewish customs, so I never get to make any, but this isn’t really a wreath, its a bundt pan, so I think I can get away with it! Thanks so much for sharing on craft schooling Sunday!

  2. Love My Mess January 10, 2016 at 8:22 PM Reply

    Love and love and love and love this idea, how cute! A great gift for an avid baker, thanks for sharing, found you at Snickerdoodle Sunday!

  3. Beverly January 11, 2016 at 8:58 AM Reply

    How adorable and what a great idea. Pinned and Tweeted. Thanks for sharing at Snickerdoodle Sunday.

  4. Teresa B January 11, 2016 at 1:15 PM Reply

    Too bad I threw away two old pans last year…sometimes decluttering is not such a great idea…Your wreath looks wonderful! If you can, I would love for you to share this post over at the Really Crafty link party that is live right now! (http://keepingitrreal.blogspot.com.es/2016/01/the-really-crafty-link-party-1-is-live.html).

  5. Morgan @ Managing Mommyhood January 12, 2016 at 4:59 PM Reply

    So cute! I love how simple and easy this is!

  6. Linda at Mixed Kreations January 12, 2016 at 7:06 PM Reply

    How cute! I love the colors, so bright and cheerful!

  7. MyHusbandHasTooManyHobbies January 12, 2016 at 7:16 PM Reply

    Very cute! Love the colors and the upcycle idea! Thanks for sharing with us at Snickerdoodle Sunday! Pinning and tweeting to share.

  8. LikeableNut January 14, 2016 at 5:41 AM Reply

    GREAT color combo- I just love it! Thanks so much for popping by Snickerdoodle Sunday- hope to see you again this weekend. 🙂

    Sarah (Sadie Seasongoods)

  9. eclecticredbarn January 14, 2016 at 7:52 PM Reply

    Love this idea. I like to upcycle items and this one is great. Now I need to find an old one since I use mine all the time.
    Thanks for sharing at Turn It Up Tuesday,

  10. Holly January 15, 2016 at 11:22 PM Reply

    My favorite colors! Love this! Holly 🙂

  11. seraireland January 16, 2016 at 10:13 AM Reply

    What a great upcycle. Simple yet beautiful, which is my favorite kind of DIY. Thanks for linking up at Wonderful Wednesday Linky Party.

  12. Lisa January 16, 2016 at 1:58 PM Reply

    Such a cute wreath! I loooove the bright blue and red together 🙂 Thanks so much for linking this up at the Bewitchin’ Projects Block Party! Hugs, Lisa

  13. Akaleistar January 16, 2016 at 7:59 PM Reply

    What a cute idea!

  14. Theresa @DearCreatives January 21, 2016 at 2:08 PM Reply

    Adorable! Pinned & shared. Thanks for joining in to share at the Inspiration Spotlight party. See you again soon!

  15. Regine Karpel January 23, 2016 at 5:49 PM Reply

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