DIY: chic headband

This is super easy and super fun to make! Once you’ve assembled the necessary materials, go over to THIS blog and check out her amazing tutorial on how to turn an old T-shirt into a 5-strand braided headband. (I used a large safety pin to hold my work down as I braided, you’ll want something to secure it so that you can focus on giving it an even tension.)

Now the headband is cute as is, but if you do know how to crochet, whipping up a flower is a really sweet embellishment. I cut the remaining body of the T-shirt into a continuous thin strip (app. 1cm across), and then used a 4mm hook to make the flower. I sewed it over the seam of the headband, so that it appears seamless. Add a button or two for extra charm!

Voila!

About these ads

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s