How to make a Christmas wreath: the best workshops in London

Laura Hampson
Princess & Ko

With only 34 days to go until Father Christmas pops by for his milk and cookies, it’s time to get in the festive mood.

And what better way to do this than by making your very own Christmas wreath?

Here's our edit of the best best wreath-making workshops you can book in London.

Wreath making and wine tasting, Columbia Creative

When: December 4, Kings Cross

How much? £80

If there’s one thing that could really heighten your wreath-making experience, it's wine. So combine the two at Columbia Creative’s workshop where you will create your own 12-inch Christmas wreath made up of mixed foliages and other natural decorations while you sample eight (yes eight) different wines.

Diorama Arts Center, Regent's Place, 201 Drummond St, Kings Cross, London NW1 3FE. Buy tickets here.

Japanese Wreath Making Workshop by My Cup of Tea

When: November 30, Soho

How much? £27.48

Shime Kazari, traditional Japanese festive wreaths, are hung above entrances at New Year to signify that the place inside has been purified. These wreaths are thought to keep misfortune and bad spirits away and welcome the gods for the new year.

Find it: 5 Denman Place, London, W1D 7AH. Buy tickets here.

Wreath making workshop with Princess & Kō

(Princess & Ko)

When: November 29, Mondrian hotel

How much? £70

Led by Princess & Kō founders, Dawid Pierwola and Elias Kouyialis, this workshop will instruct you on how to make the perfect wreath, capturing the essence of Christmas with evergreen foliage, cinnamon sticks and pine cones at the Mondrian hotel on the South Bank.

Find it: Mondrian Hotel, SE1 9PD. Buy tickets here.

Wreath making with Petersham Nurseries

When: December 5, Petersham Nurseries

How much? £85

These popular workshops will allow you to make a garden-inspired wreath using woodland materials at the scenic Petersham Nurseries.

Petersham Nurseries, Richmond, TW10 7AB. Buy tickets here.

Natural Wreath Making with The Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

When: December 17, Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

How much? £10 - £12

Craft your own festive wreath using materials found in the park. The event is followed by their Winter Wonder guided nature tour so why not make a day of it?

Find it: Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park, Meet at the Soanes Centre, Southern Grove, London, E3 4PX. Buy tickets here.

Floral delights with Fortnum & Mason

When: November 25, Piccadilly

How much? £20

Join acclaimed florists Rebel Rebel who will be on hand to teach you how to make the perfect floral Christmas wreath.

Find it: The Cook Shop Events Kitchen, 1st Floor, Fortnum & Mason, 181 Piccadilly, London, W1A 1ER. Buy tickets here.

Wreath and Prosecco evening with Shilpa Reddy Flower Design

When: November 30, East London

How much? £37.16

What’s more festive that a wreath making class with a glass of prosecco? Nothing. Absolutely nothing.

So join Shilpa of ‘Shilpa Reddy Flower Design’ to create your own gorgeous wreath to the hum of Christmas tunes.

Find it: The Old Bank Vault, 283 Hackney Road, London, E2 8NA. Buy tickets here.

Shop our edit of the best Christmas wreaths here.