DIY Butterfly Bobby Pins

Accessorize your updo with these whimsical DIY bobby pins.

Skill Level

Beginner

Time

1 hour or less

Skill level
Beginner
Time
1 hour or less
Written By

The Etsy Studio Team

Written By

The Etsy Studio Team

Accessorize your updo with these whimsical DIY bobby pins. Using craft butterflies, glue, and some bobby pin blanks, you can complete this project in less than 15 minutes, plus an hour or so for drying. Whether you wear them one at a time or layered on by the dozen, these butterfly bobbies are sure to turn heads with their boho glam charm. Ready to get gluing?

You will need

 

Step 1: Remove wire from butterfly

Use wire cutters to remove the wire from the back of your faux butterfly.
 

Step 2: Add glue to bobby pin blank

Add a small bead of glue directly onto the round blank of your bobby pin.
 

Step 3: Place bobby pin onto butterfly body and let dry

With your butterfly facing downwards, place your bobby pin blank onto the butterfly body to glue together. Let dry.
 

Step 4: Repeat, repeat, repeat

Repeat Steps 1-3 to make as many butterfly bobby pins as you wish.
 
All done!

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