Tutorial on Making a Ribbon Flower Hair Clip with Pearl Buttons
Summary: This tutorial is to show you how to make a lovely ribbon flower hair clip with mother of pearl buttons by sewing and gluing.
Ribbon flower hair clips sounds so lovely and elegant, which would be quite suitable for young ladies. I bet you would feel excited to learn how to make the blue and ivory ribbon flower hair clip by yourself.
Necessities for ribbon flower hair clip:
How to make ribbon flower hair clip with pearl buttons:
Step 1: Make outer blue ribbon flower
1st, cut three pieces of 25cm blue ribbon;
2nd, fold from both ends and overlap a little at the middle line
3rd, sew along the middle line;
4th, finish the 3 ribbon circles;
5th, stack them together to form a 6-petal flower shape;
6th, sew the center part, and the blue ribbon flower is done.
Step 2: Make inner ivory ribbon flower
1st, cut 3 pieces of 18cm ivory ribbon;
2nd, prepare 3 ivory circles as you do in step 1;
3rd, stack them into a flower shape;
4th, sew ivory button onto center part with ivory thread;
5th, change blue thread and sew 5 blue buttons around the center button;
6th, cut off excess sewing thread.
Step 3: Attach ribbon flower to hair clip
1st, sew the two flowers together along the button holes;
2nd, cut a small piece of blue felt;
3rd, hot glue it onto hair clip and ribbon flower back.
Finally the ribbon flower hair clip looks like this:
Tada! The ribbon flower hair clip tutorial is done. Notice here: while sewing buttons onto ivory ribbon flower, keep an eye on where the needle goes in case of hurting yourself.