How to Make a Preppy Ribbon Brooch

Are you crazy about preppy crafts which can bring many memories about your school life even though you have already left school? We have designed fashion brooches that can be well matched with the preppy outfits.Does it happen to you that fashion brooches is needed to match one of your preppy suits? It will be a piece of good news for you that you can DIY the brooch by yourself at home just following what is shown below. Well, let's see whether the preppy crafts are suitable for you or not.


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    Sew the ribbons. Prepare the materials in the picture 1. Cut out three colors of satin ribbons with different widths; glue one end of each ribbon; stick each to a cylindrical shape. Overlap the ribbons in your own choice; here they are in horizontal and vertical crosses as it is shown below. Sew the three ribbons in the middle; you can also glue the three pieces instead of sewing.
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    Add a ribbon and a chain. Take out a pair of pliers. Remove two button holes from the metal buttons. Cut off another 6mm wide ribbon; cross fold the ribbon and glue it to the red ribbon. Glue the junctions of the folded place; stick on end of a chain on the ribbon.
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    Add two buttons. Glue the back of the button. Stick a button to the fixed end of the chain. Find a place at the left bottom of the ribbon; stick the other end of the chain and a button in the same way.
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    Add a brooch. Glue one side of a brooch; stick it to the middle back of the ribbons. Wear the brooch after the glue dries well.

Things You'll Need

  • Satin ribbons
  • Metal buttons
  • Sewing threads
  • Needle
  • Chain
  • Brooch
  • Pliers
  • Hot melt gun
  • Glue stick
  • Glue

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Categories: Personal Accessories and Jewelry