Project : Fabric Flower Accessories by Sam Dunne

Dailylike Dunne with Style Fabric Flower Accessories

As winter sets in and picking garden flowers for your hair becomes rare, adorn yourself with simple fabric flowers to make it feel like spring again. Experiment with different sized flowers and petal shapes and even mix and match the fabrics used in each petal, the garden grows no two flowers the same so why should you?!

Skill Level
Beginner

Materials
1 x Quarter Fabric Pack – First Love
1 x Fabric Sticker 2pk – Greeny
Scissors
Glue Gun
Brooch backs, hair clips, necklace base of choice

Dailylike Dunne with Style Fabric Flower Accessories

Instructions

Fabric Flowers

1. Make yourself a 5 petal flower template. The size of your template will be the final size of your flower.

2. Fold your fabric in half wrong sides facing in.

3. Trace and cut 5 of your flower template on the double fabric.

Dailylike Dunne with Style Fabric Flower Accessories

4. Place a dot of glue in between the two layers of each flower to hold them together.

5. Place a dot of glue in the centre of the front of 4 of the petals and fold the petals in half.

Dailylike Dunne with Style Fabric Flower Accessories

6. With the remaining petal, place a dot of glue in the centre and pinch all the petals up together.

7. Start layering the 4 folded petals in a cross fashion (as pictured) securing with a dot of glue each time.

Dailylike Dunne with Style Fabric Flower Accessories

8. Place a dot of glue in the centre of the flower and place the fifth petal in, press down to squish it amongst the other petals.

Dailylike Dunne with Style Fabric Flower Accessories

Fabric Leaves

1. Make yourself a leaf template.

2. Cut a piece of fabric sticker double the size of your template.

3. Trace the leaf onto one half of the fabric sticker.

4. Remove the backing and fold the fabric sticker in half so its now double sided.

5. Cut out your fabric sticker leaf.

6. Place a dot of glue at one end of the leaf and pinch the sides together at this end to give your leaf shape.

Dailylike Dunne with Style Fabric Flower Accessories

Affix your leaf (or leaves!) to the back of the flower with a bit of glue.

Dailylike Dunne with Style Fabric Flower Accessories

Attach your brooch back, hair pin or clip to the back of the flower.

Dailylike Dunne with Style Fabric Flower Accessories

Attach a cluster of flowers together onto a piece of fabric and sew or glue onto a necklace base.

Dailylike Dunne with Style Fabric Flower Accessories

Dailylike Dunne with Style Fabric Flower Accessories

This project was created by Dailylike Design Team member Sam Dunne of Dunne with Style.

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