how to make hair feather clips

Friday 11 May 12 21:17
Hey, today I'm going to show you how to make feather hair clips, which look like this:   
Things you will need:
Hair pin/clip, beads (wooden, if possible, with a big hole to loop the string in), suede cord, scissors, craft glue, and some cool patterned natural coloured feathers.
Step one:
Cut a piece of your suede cord, measuring it to your hair length. Cut it a bit longer than you want because some of the top part will dissapear into your hair.
Step two:
Thread your cord through the clip like the first picture. Then fold it around the clip and glue the two sides, like the second picture. The craft glue should be strong enough to hold it. Wait for it to dry before you move onto the next step.
Step three:
Thread the beads onto the cord and place them where you would like them to be on the cord. Remember where they go (you can mark this with pen, if you want) and put a small spot of glue on the place where the bead goes. Then press one side of the bead to the glue, leaving a small gap on the opposite side. Repeat this with your other beads.
Step four:
Lastly, you can add feathers. If you have quite small feathers then you can glue a clump together to make them look bigger. Put a small spot of glue on the end of the feather and place it into the gap that was left in the bead. Repeat with each of the other beads, arranging them in any way you like.
And then you're finished! Hope they all turn out great for you. They are super stylish right now and go great with any hair colour.
 
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Comments

  • mylifeinphotos
    mylifeinphotos

    This is cool :) You should do YouTube tutorials. You'd be mega popular

    Thursday 17 May 12 16:57
  • DreamsAndMemories
    DreamsAndMemories

    thanks! haha, I would like to, but I'm really not sure how I would promote myself...

    I've never really tried it before

    Thursday 17 May 12 19:06
  • mylifeinphotos
    mylifeinphotos

    Well, comment on other crafty channels like paperpastels :) then, promote yourself on here. i'll promote you on here, if you like<3

    Friday 18 May 12 19:12
  • DreamsAndMemories
    DreamsAndMemories

    Hm, I'm not sure. I'll keep it in mind! :)

    Sunday 20 May 12 22:20
  • khloecruise
    khloecruise

    this is so good! <3 you could just ask people on piczo to support youre youtube i would love to

    Tuesday 22 May 12 09:20
  • DreamsAndMemories
    DreamsAndMemories

    wow, thank you so much. I might make it a summer thing and go from there. Again, I will keep it in mind. Thank you.

    Wednesday 23 May 12 08:49

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