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Glitter headband!

 

I *might* be a little addicted to May Arts 3/8” metallic velvet ribbon! 😀 I thought it would be fun to try making a headband out of it- here’s what I used:

  • 3/8” metallic velvet ribbon
  • ½” braided elastic
  • Sewing machine or hot glue

 

 

I measured roughly the length I’d need for a headband on my daughter. I reduced that amount by a few inches & used a shorter piece of elastic so that it would have to stretch just a bit to fit her. I pinned the pieces together

 

 

Then machine stitched them

 

 

It was a bit of a messy stitch, so I thought I’d try a glue gun

 

 

I used a small piece to cover where the materials met- this is also hot-glued

 

 

Here it is-

 

 

Super cute, right? But why not give it a little patriotic flair?

I simply attached some 1/8” solid turquoise/white ribbon & some ¼” solid/iridescent ribbon to a muslin circle with hot glue, attached that to a hair clip & hot glued the whole package to a burnt ribbon flower (made with 4” satin).

 

 

Add a little bling (bazzill) & slide it on to that fabulous glitter headband!

 

 

A fun way to add some sparkle!! Hope you’ve been inspired to make something with your May Arts ribbon!!!

 

Blog Post By: Jen Shears

  1. Michelle Mathey

    So pretty and sparkly!! LOVE it!

    Reply
  2. Megan McDonald

    Super cute! I wish my girls would wear headbands.

    Reply
  3. Erin

    Oh how precious!!

    Reply
  4. samantha Sibbet

    this is so darling jen, love it!!

    Reply
  5. Charlene

    Awesome, Jen…looks like something from a
    fancy boutique! Cute model, too!

    Reply
  6. Kimberly Jones

    This is so adorable Jen! I love that sparkly ribbon too. Great tutorial!

    Reply

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