Monday, October 29, 2012

DIY: Floral Crown


I actually did this DIY project a little before fashion week. Why did I wait so long to share? Um...been busy? Anyway what better time to share this then now. It's a creative last minute idea if your still looking for a Halloween costume (hippy flower princess duh!). Or if you are are looking to brighten up your fall. Shoot, you can even do it with some fake fall leaves!

WHAT YOU NEED:
  • a basic plastic headband
  • fake flowers (used my flowers that I got when I was a brides maid)
  • hot glue gun
STEPS:

1. Take your fake flowers and start to pull them apparent. Most fake flowers are detachable from the stem so look for flowers that can be easily pulled apparent.

2. Before you start gluing,  decide how you want your flowers to be aligned. Start from the middle down.

3. Now the hot mess begins! Glue the bottom part of the fake flower to your headband. Make sure to work from the middle of the headband down.


4. Once you have all your flowers on wait for all the glue to be dried up. Don't want to get your hair full of glue.



5. Place it on your head and freely dance around!

How did I rock the floral crown? With my Theysken's Theory dress during NYFW!

Dress: Theysken's Thoery
Shoes: Dolce Vita
Sunglasses: Brooklyn Flea Market
Bag: c/o Remi & Emmy

 Pictures were taken at NYFW by the lovely Chris at The Tiny Tie Rant!



What do you think of this DIY project?

13 comments:

  1. stop. this is SO gorgeous. I love the colors you picked out and how effortless and beautiful the headband looks once it's done :)

    you always have such amazing DIYS. and DOABLE ones! :D can't wait to try.

    xoxo,
    tiana of l'esthetique

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  2. What a cute idea...this would be really great for a wedding as well! Thank you for sharing!

    Valerie (Pieceful Wedding)

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  3. Look at you in Lana del Rey floral crown
    good luck with the hurricane today girl, hopefully you are safe somewhere hidden and blogging :-)


    The Dolls Factory

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  4. you were a great model! ;) let's do it again soon!

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  5. This is such a great idea :) Thanks for sharing!! You totally rock it!!


    ngofficial.blogspot.co.uk

    <3

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  6. Love this! I don't know if I could ever pull off a floral crown but you do it amazingly. Hope you're safe and dry in NY!

    Alexandra xo

    tovogueorbust.com

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  7. it's so cute. i love it with your springy dress and sandals!

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  8. I've been meaning to try this with some huge black roses for a while now, I just need to hunt down the perfect ones! I love the colours you chose for yours & how it works so perfectly with the Theyskens dress!
    Hope you're staying somewhere safe today, good luck with the hurricane!

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  9. Wooow awesome, truly. I just love floral crowns- they make every outfit a bit more special :) xx

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