blue headband white bleached stars

By now, you’ve probably noticed that I’m on a bleach kick this week. I made some red napkins with stars, some blue tea towels with stars, and now this, a blue headband with stars. I made this when I made the tea towels. I had an extra towel so I just used a paintbrush to paint stars on the towel. After the bleach dried, I washed and dried the towel, cut it into strips, and that’s it. It’s a little short, but it’s long enough to tie in a knot on top of the head, or underneath. The rustic look of the hand painted stars is making me smile this week. You could use this same technique with a fabric scrap that’s long enough to tie into a headband. There are a million different designs you could make for this project. Try it!

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13 Responses to Bleached Star Headband

  1. Rebecca says:

    This looks so cool! Really want to give this a go now!
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  2. Love it!!! Hopping over from the bloglovin hop. Following you on bloglovin now xo

  3. Oh my! I’m lovin’ these bleached star ideas! xoxo

    We host a weekly Crafty Showcase (Sat-Thur) with the Featured links on Friday. It would be an honor if you would stop over and link up this fun crafty idea post or any others you want to share!

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    Have a great weekend!


  4. Cathryne says:

    I love this idea! Great for the fourth of july too & so simple. Definitely going to whip up a few of these this summer. Thanks!

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  6. Megan says:

    This is so cool!! I totally want to try this!! Hopefully I’ll get a chance before the 4th comes around!:)

  7. Lindy@ItsyBitsyPaper says:

    Very Cute! I hope you’ll link up to my Patriotic Project Parade.

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