Heart Head Band

Who’s ready to start crafting for Valentine’s Day?! This sweet Heart Head Band uses mini buttons to accent felt hearts. We sewed them to a length of grosgrain ribbon. You can also use an existing head band and glue the hearts on once you’ve attached the buttons.

heart head band beauty

To make this Heart Head Band you will need the following materials:

Favorite Findings 1/4 Inch Mini White Buttons 550000445A

Felt, 2 Pieces Each of Red and Pink

Offray Grosgrain Ribbon, Pink, 1-1/4 Inch Wide

Sewing Needle

Pink and Red Embroidery Thread

Straight Pins

Paper

Scissors

heart head band materials

To begin make a template for the hearts. Draw a heart approximately 1-3/4 inch by 1-7/8 inch on a piece of paper and cut it out. You can also find a heart online and print it out. Place the paper template onto the felt. Trace and cut out six red and six pink felt hearts.

heart head band step 1

Place two pink hearts on top of each other and pin in place. Sew the two hearts together with the pink thread. Continue with the other pink hearts so you have three finished hearts. Repeat these steps with the red felt hearts.

heart head band step 2

Cut the ribbon approximately to 46 inches long. Place the hearts onto the ribbon, alternating colors. Pin each heart on to the ribbon.

heart head band step 3

Use pink thread to sew on four buttons down the center of a pink heart. Use the red thread to sew on four white buttons down the center of a red heart. As you sew on the buttons, sew through the felt to attach the hearts to the ribbon.

heart head band step 4

Finish sewing the buttons on to all the remaining hearts.

heart head band step 5

When you are ready to wear your Heart Head Band, tie the ribbon ends under your hair at the nape of your neck. Alternatively, you could sew a small piece of elastic to the ends of the ribbon. Just measure your head before you cut off the extra length of the ribbon.

heart head band beauty

Happy Crafting!!

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