Flower clips

Macy and I made a bunch of these Monday morning. Seriously easy! She likes them clipped to her newsboy type hat. I have to admit it’s pretty darn cute. You could easily clip them on a headband or just in your hair, too.

Here’s what we did:

Cover an alligator clip with ribbon. Directions with pictures can be found here. You can buy boxes of alligator clips cheap at Sally’s.

All the flowers pictured above came from Dollar Tree. We popped off the individual flowers and took them apart. Most of them we layered 2 flowers together. You can sew them or glue them. Cut the plastic stem thing on the back as flush as you can and glue them to the clips.

Want better instructions? (And who can blame you, really?) Try these!

Flower barrettes

Sparkly Retro Silk Flowers

Multiple flowers on one clip

Organza with beads in the centers

Felt flowers

With buttons

With fabric layers and button covered centers

And my fabric flowers made some dang cute clips, too…if I do say so myself!

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Comments

  1. sweetpea says:

    They are adorable! I love making these!

  2. Kristine Robinson says:

    I saw Macy with her flower clipped to her newsboy hat. She looked adorable. She told me you had made the flowers. Seriously, how do you come up with this stuff? I think you are incredible. I think I am going to quit school and hang out with you all day. WAY more fun and eductional!

  3. fun. I want to see Macy in her hat.

  4. i want to waer them every day there so cute thanks a bunch mom

  5. Well, three girls of my own and none love to have hair clips (ok,ok the youngest is still pretty bold for hairclips)! Sigh!
    Thanks for all those tutorials!

  6. I feel like I was apart of making these since I was on the phone with you whilst you were gluing them. Yet, I don't really see my name mentioned anywhere in the credits. Heh.

  7. Joni Walton says:

    Thanks for this! I am sick of paying $10.00 for a pair of cute hair bows.

  8. Dollar tree? Seriously? I have never thought to look there. And I am very picky about my silk flowers. Lol.

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