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Paper Flower Hair Pins – Tutorial

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Mel @ The Crafty DiY Bride

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Today I’m so glad to share with you a gorgeous little tutorial that’s super easy and you can be as creative as you want. These hair pins are perfect for your flowergirls, or a cute addition to a bridal-do.

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What you’ll need:

  • Flat top hair pins
  • E6000 Glue (Super glue will work too)
  • Paper flowers and leaves
  • Sticky-backed faux rhinestones and pearls

What to do:

  1. Start by assembling your pieces together into a configuration that you like.
  2. Glue together one layer at a time, starting with the hair pin as the base.
  3. Top with a rhinestone or pearl or even a cute button.
  4. Let dry overnight.

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Photography by Mel

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Ms Gingham says: Super cute and oh so easy. The sky’s the limit with colours, shapes and sizes. Thanks to Mel for this great project.

Mel says: “I’m a crazy scientist by day, crafter/blogger by night. I love pastel colours, things that sparkle and anything rustic/country. I am the designer behind Paper and Ribbons, a store packed with vintage style jewellery for weddings and everyday and write The Crafty DiY Bride, a blog full of inspiration and projects for DiY brides. Favourite cocktail? A lychee martini!”

You can check out Mel’s gorgeous wedding here.

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