Well, my someday-daughter is finally here and since she arrived with the fullest-of-full head of hair, I'm ready to get my hairstyling hat on immediately with her. But as I started shopping around to build my stash of hair accessories, I was shocked at how expensive everything was - especially headbands!
Before Colette arrived, I did purchase two headbands from Carters on clearance, and wouldn't you know, they were too small for even her three-day-old newborn head - leaving marks across her forehead after just ten minutes of wear. Waste. Of. Money.
Then one day someone let me borrow a headband for Colette and they mentioned it was made out of nylons.
Immediately I was all like, "I can make that in two seconds! Craft Corner here I come!" (Yes, this is a real location in my home.)
The next day I rummaged around my sock drawer and pulled out a pair of old tights and grabbed some ribbon from my ribbon stash. (Yep, I save every, single ribbon I can get my grubby hands on and you should too - doesn't matter how small it is, it's amazing how many projects I find for the stuff.)
And then I set about making these: