Nicole™ Crafts Clothespin Tulle Butterfly

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by Angela Son, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Clothespin Tulle Butterfly

Add beautiful butterflies to your décor!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:45 minutes

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the paint nor the glitter glue.
  • 2
    Take clothespin apart and paint Poodleskirt Pink. When paint is dry, brush with Pink glitter glue. When glitter glue is dry, put clothespin back together.
  • 3
    Curl a 9 mm Pink chenille stem into a flat circle and glue to the top of clothespin for face.
  • 4
    Glue a 7 mm Yellow rhinestone to two 1/4 inch White pom poms for eyes. Glue to face.
  • 5
    Glue a 7 mm Yellow rhinestone to center of face for nose.
  • 6
    Bend a 6 mm Yellow chenille stem in half and roll the ends into small circles. Open clothespin to glue inside for antennae.
  • 7
    Glue four rows of four 12 mm Yellow rhinestones on the clothespin.
  • 8
    Cut four 33 inch pieces of tulle. Layer two of the pieces together and fold ends in towards the center overlapping 1-1/2 inch. Pinch the center and use a piece of stem wire to twist and secure.
  • 9
    Repeat step 8 to make another set of wings.
  • 10
    Open clothespin to glue both sets of wings inside below gap. Fluff tulle to create volume.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:45 minutes

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Tulle 6 inch x 8 yard Metallic Stripe Green 104813843
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Clothespin 9 inch 104147178
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Glue 4 oz. Pink 104277435
  • Nicole™ Crafts Rhinestones Jewelry Connection™ 60 pc. Round Pastel 12 mm 104240552
  • Nicole™ Crafts Rhinestones Jewelry Connection™ 120 pc. Round Multi-Color 7 mm 104240533
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 6 mm Multi-Color 25 pc. 104277481
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 9 mm Multi-Color 15 pc. 104277496
  • Nicole™ Crafts Pom Poms 100 pc. 1/4 inch White 104276847
  • Panacea Stem Wire 24 gauge 18 inch Green 104455937
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Poodleskirt Pink 104521677
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 12 104118907
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors
  • Ruler