For a start, buy a decent pair of gloves. Warm and robust. A pair that will hold back the most fearsome holly thorn. The Town and Country Premium Leather and Suede gloves with fleece lining are exceptional if I do say so myself. Next, decide what you want to achieve? A small garland or a huge planet sized object forcing you to use the back door for the season?
- 1m of narrow gauge chicken wire or a 30cm foam ring.
- 1mm metal wire, florists binding or garden twine.
- Greenery / Flora.
- Ribbon or other decorative materials.
-- Guy Deakins