Beyonce Inspired Emerald Hat DIY

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This D.I.Y was inspired by the one and only Beyonce Knowles. Although we can’t steal Jay Z we can steal this look! Warning: Completing this D.I.Y will bring out the inner diva in you, guaranteed! Check out all our emerald trims and embellishments at M&J Trimming in order to recreate this look.

INSPIRATION:

Beyonce w Magazine

SUPPLIES: 

6.5 by 7.75″ Oval Buckram Frame in White Mesh

1.5″ Stretch Sequins  #16709 in Kelly

Mini Dual Temp Glue Gun Kit

Mundial 8.5″ Dressmaker Shears Scissors

Supplies

STEPS:

Wrap sequin trim around the fascinator base

Wrap sequin lace around the fascinator base

Once the sequin trim is wrapped around, cut it on a slight angle

Once the sequin trim is wrapped around, cut it on a slight angle

Now apply Magna Tac glue onto your cut piece of sequin trim.

Now take the trim that you had just placed around the fascinator and place Magna Tac glue as shown

Wrap the glued trim around the base adding light pressure throughout

Wrap the glued trim around the base adding light pressure throughout

Repeat these steps for the remainder of the sequined cap.


Repeat these steps for the remainder of the sequined cap.

TIP: If you are having difficulty wrapping the sequin trim, you can wrap both sides individually.

TIP: For the last pieces it may help to cut the trim in half.

BONUS TIP: For the last piece you may want to cut your trim into two pieces. This will allow you to focus on one side at a time.

TIP: For the last piece you may want to cut your trim in half.

Wait for the hat to dry prior to wearing.

Wait for the cap to dry until you further embellish

Take a photo #MJTrim and show off your glamorous new look

Final Project MJ Trimming

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DIY Rhinestone Beanie

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After spotting so many different DIY beanies, we knew we had to make our own.  We wanted something that would sparkle like the holiday spirit all around the city.  We are so happy with the our final product!

Supplies:

Beanie

Cardstock

Assortment of rhinestones and jewels

Gem glue

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1.  Fold cardstock and place it inside the beanie and underneath where you will be gluing the rhinestones.

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2.  Plan out your placement of the rhinestones.  You can always change this as you go…we did.

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3.  Add glue to each rhinestone and press them onto the beanie.

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4.  Let the beanie dry for an hour.  Once dry, you can reinforce the rhinestones with needle and thread if you’d like.

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5.  Now you have an awesome embellished beanie to rock all season long.

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DIY: Embellish Your Knit Winter Hat! / GIVEAWAY

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By Blerona

This winter weather has made me a  little gloomy, I’ve been constantly dreaming about summer days. To cheer myself up I decided to embellish a knit hat in the funniest way possible. Sure I won’t wear this hat, but how cute would it look on a childs head. SO on that note, M&J Trimming is Giving away this Super Cute Hat! (Check below for Details) But first I will show you the tutorial so you can make your own if you aren’t the lucky winner.

Materials:

To Enter this Weeks Giveaway and Win the Hat above - Like Us On Facebook - Suggest Us to Friends-  and finish this sentence – “My Favorite Accessory for the winter is…”