Did you see Miss Pickles wearing a fabulous birdie hairpin with heart wings?
You would like one also, correct? :)
Well, now you can make one! Here is a step by step to make any of the pins below ...
What you'll need:
pink, red, white felt
embroidery thread and needle
stuffing, such as polyfill
small black beads (for birds eyes)
hairpins or rubber bands or safety pins (if you'd like to make a pin instead)
the pattern - print below
any other adornments you can think of - buttons, ribbons, beads, etc.
(TIP: I bought a bag of hearts that can be sewn onto things at Wallmart for a few dollars)
And that's it! Not many things at all, right?
I used two kinds of stitches :
(images from http://www.embroiderersguild.com)
For the true size of the pattern, please click on the photo below.
Other Valentine's Day hair accessories I LOLOve:
- This one is just so cute from Living Locurto blog. Hairpins made of cupcake liners, bottle caps and candy! Click HERE ... How cute awww ...
- I love these padded hearts by Twirling Betty ... I really want to make a necklace right about this moment
- And here is how the guys at Purl Soho do heart hairpins ... HERE
LO(lo)V(i)E to you all, LV