http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/medium/rock-star-ribbon-offray-7-8-satin.jpg   http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/medium/7-8-flower-grosgrain-ribbon.JPG Tested! Snap Clips Shipping Supplies Alligator Clips--Silver E-6000 http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/medium/5-8-hello-kitty-satin-ribbon-orchid.jpg

Go Back   Hip Girl Boutique Free Hair Bow Instructions--Learn how to make hairbows and hair clips, FREE! > Ribbon and Bows > How to make...

How to make... Hairbows, hair clips, bottlecaps, ribbon shirts, flip flop...

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 05-13-2010, 01:06
vmommy's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Orange County, CA
Posts: 218
Default military hats...frustration - help!

Can any of you please walk me through how you attach flowers, etc. to your military hats? I'm having difficulty with the ones I ordered.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 05-13-2010, 08:38
Diane Crafts's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 960
Default Re: military hats...frustration - help!

I'm no expert for sure and I've only done two so far...one for my daughter and one for my granddaughter as birthday gifts (have 8 to sell at my upcoming craft shows but haven't put them together yet). All I did was make a small "loop" (make it large enough to get the clip through and give you enough room for sewing it on to the hat but don't make it too big) out of 3/8" grosgrain ribbon that matched the hat, which I "fused" together using a woodburner or lighter...the woodburner was much easier believe me. Then I decided where the flower clip looked the best and where the ribbon loop needed to be attched to the hat so the flower would end up in that spot. I then sewed the loop to the hat. I only sewed through the very top where I had fused the ribbon...I later decided that I could have glued the ribbon loop to the hat with fabri-tac and I think that would work just fine too and probably been easier...just don't glue the loop together LOL. I made a couple fabric flowers clips for each hat and they both loved them.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

HipGirl 6pc Set 2.5" Hawaii Hawaiian Plumeria Flower Foam Hair Clip Accessory, Boutique Alligator Clip Assortment. For Bridal Wedding Party Beach Vacation Outfit, Dress. For Girls Teens Kids Adults
HipGirl 6pc Set 2.5" Hawaii Hawaiian Plumeria Flower Foam Hair Clip Accessory, Boutique Alligator Clip Assortment. For Bridal Wedding Party Beach Vacation Outfit, Dress. For Girls Teens Kids Adults.
HipGirl 6pc Set 2.5" Hawaii Hawaiian Plumeria Flower Foam Hair Clip Accessory, Boutique Alligator Clip Assortment. For Bridal Wedding Party Beach Vacation Outfit, Dress. For Girls Teens Kids Adults.
Reply

Tags
military hat

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Hip Girl Boutique Free Tutorials ----------------------- Hip Girl Boutique Free Tutorials ----------------------- Hip Girl Boutique Free Tutorials
How To Make A Full Mini Korker Hair Bow How To Make A Double Ruffle Ribbon 'Korker' Hair Bow Korkers Korkers--Testing Different Sizes How To Make Surrounding Loops The Easy Way How To Make 2-Layer Interchangeable Hair Bows With Spike--Part I Double Ruffle Ribbon Scrap Hair Flowers II--Free How To Bottle Caps--Q & A Free Instructions--How To Edit Bottle Cap Images How to Make Watermelon Hair Bow Clips Picture Perfect Tutorial

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:33.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.1.0
Hip Girl Boutique Instructions - Copyright © 2007

Ad Management by RedTyger