Fabric Flower Pin
Use your fabric scraps or old clothing to create these fashionable flower pins.
Approximate Time: About 40 minutes
- fabric scraps
- card stock or other stiff paper
- hot glue gun and glue sticks
- scrap piece of felt
- pin back
- Create a scalloped flower template in three graduated sizes using card stock, poster board, or other stiff paper. Mine were approximately 4 inches, 3 inches, and 2 inches in diameter.
- You will need to cut 4 of each size from your desired fabric. Also, cut a 2-inch diameter circle from felt for the base.
- Begin with the largest size flower and fold it in half. Apply a dot of glue at the center of the folded edge (see photo).
- Fold the flower in half again, over the glue, to create a petal. Do this for all of your scalloped pieces.
- Using the largest petals, glue each one to the felt circle, with points meeting in the center.
- Glue the next size petals in the same manner, placing each one alternately on top of the first layer.
- Proceed in the same manner with the third layer.
- Turn flower over and glue on a pin back. Fluff up flower with your fingers so it doesn't lay flat.
By Rachel's Mom from Wilkesboro, NC
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Excellent job! Love it.
Looks so pretty and not hard to make so I'll be making some soon. Thank you for sharing the pattern.
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