Take one wire coat hanger, not needed in the wardrobe plus one roll of orange ribbon bought for a song many years ago at a CB, plus a pair of scissors.
Decide to make a pumpkin wreath for Halloween.
Reject that idea and take some other autumnal shades of ribbon gleaned from presents, CBs and CSs.
Decide to make an autumnal wreath.
Can't find any browns so ...
Take some autumnal shades of wool collected from the usual places.
Make the wreath and then decide it needs more additions. These additions were free picked up on a quick walk down the road.
Add to the wreath with a further addition of a glitzy bow.
Autumnal decoration now complete.
And it wasn't even on the list!!