A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Do you have an idea for improving the Craftster swap process?  Suggest and discuss it here on the Talk About The Swap Process board.
Total Members: 306,062
Currently Running With Scissors:
406 Guests and 4 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Easy & inexpensive fabric covered headbands  (Read 804 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
everythingemme
« on: March 15, 2012 05:10:09 PM »

I started with a plain, plastic headband which cost less than $.50.  I traced the headband onto the material and then added a half an inch all around for leeway.  If you plan on making more than one headband, you can also trace the headband onto some newspaper to create your own pattern which can cut down significantly on the prep time.  I used hot glue to attach the fabric to the headband starting at the end and folding the material underneath.  I don't recommend gluing the material to the outside of the headband because it leaves a noticeable bump.  Pull the material taut or it will twist and bump around the sides of the headband.  I decided to use felt for a lining because I knew I would not have to hem it before applying it.  And voila!  A cute and stylish headband for a fraction of the price!



http://everythingemmetaylor.blogspot.com/2012/03/fabric-covered-headbands.html
« Last Edit: April 23, 2012 08:58:46 AM by jungrrl - Reason: fixed a coding issue » THIS ROCKS   Logged
patti
« Reply #1 on: March 19, 2012 01:42:27 AM »

Those are so pretty!  You did a great job.  I love the fabrics you chose.  Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Stenciled Table
Tute Tuesday: Mrs. Weasley Inspired Burrow Afghan
Creative Craft Supplies

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.