January 15, 2011

Turning a tie into a headband.

It all started when my dad went through his closet and decided he didn't want these ties:
So I folded the tie into a square on the fat end.
 I then cut off the extra piece of the tie.
 Sewed down the extra fabric.
 Wrapped thread around the center to shape it into a bow.
I cut off skinny end of the tie,
Then wrapped it to hide the thread.
 I used the rest of the tie as the headband and glued velcro to the ends.
And done!

For any of you ladies who have boyfriends of husbands that want a bow tie,
you could totally make one for them :)

9 comments:

  1. OMIGOSH!! Why are you so amazing?!?!

    -aBBi giRL
    -trueblueabbi.blogspot.com

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  2. you are so genius! link this up right now!

    ~selina

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  3. this is such a neat idea! i'll have to try it out!

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  4. This is actually the cutest DIY, the velcro idea is so practical! Now I'll be badgering my dad to get rid of his ties so I can use them. Hehe.

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  5. that's SO adorable! bookmarking this!
    x

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  6. i just made one AND blogged about it. LOVE it.

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  7. woah! that's so cool!! love it :)

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