How to Make DIY Collar Clips

This guide is in partnership with Gymboree.

How to Make DIY Collar Clips
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We’ve teamed up with Gymboree to share a step-by-step guide to make DIY collar clips and bring your child’s favorite shirts to the next level this back to school season.

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1. Gather your supplies.

1. Gather your supplies.

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2. Wrap embroidery floss around the top of the alligator clip.

2. Wrap embroidery floss around the top of the alligator clip.

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3. Glue the floss down at both ends.

3. Glue the floss down at both ends.

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4. Take a thin strip of felt - our strip was no bigger than 3/4" x 4".  Cut a fringe along one length of the felt.

4. Take a thin strip of felt - our strip was no bigger than 3/4" x 4". Cut a fringe along one length of the felt.

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5. Roll it tightly.

5. Roll it tightly.

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6. Secure with glue.

6. Secure with glue.

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7. Cut a 2" diameter circle out of felt

7. Cut a 2" diameter circle out of felt

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8. Turn it into a spiral by cutting slightly inward, turning the circle toward your cutting hand.

8. Turn it into a spiral by cutting slightly inward, turning the circle toward your cutting hand.

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9. Wrap the spiral.

9. Wrap the spiral.

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10. Secure with glue.

10. Secure with glue.

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11. Cut 3-4 leaf shapes out of felt.

11. Cut 3-4 leaf shapes out of felt.

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12. Gather all the pieces that you created.

12. Gather all the pieces that you created.

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13. Adhere to the top of your floss-wrapped alligator clip with fabric glue.

13. Adhere to the top of your floss-wrapped alligator clip with fabric glue.

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14. Clip to your kiddo's collar for adorable flair!

14. Clip to your kiddo's collar for adorable flair!

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