Lately, I have been seeing darling skull caps for babies with beautiful large silk flower clips. I think these make perfect baby gifts —— and it is so easy to make!

Silk flower prepared for making the hair clip. The flower is cream with a pink jewel in the center. -Skip To My Lou

These silk flower hairclips can be personalized by flower style and color. So many choices.

Related: If you prefer a flower made of yarn be sure to check out these crochet flowers

They also make the perfect embellishment for a crochet hat.  Crochet hats are loved by all not just babies.

Supplies For Making The Silk Flower Clip

  • metal clips,
  • large silk flower
  • grosgrain ribbon
  • plastic gem (or covered button) for center embellishment
  • hot glue
Supplies for making the silk flower hairclip, metal clips, self stick gems, ribbon, and a silk flower. -Skip To My Lou

How to make a silk flower clip

  • Remove the plastic piece that holds the flower together from the center of the flower.
Bottom of silk flower showing the plastic stem that will be removed for making the silk flower hairclip.  -Skip To My Lou
  • Then you will have a stack of petals.
Silk flower taken apart leaving the flower petals for making the hair clip. -Skip To My Lou
  • Glue the petals back together with a drop of hot glue between each layer.
Drop of hot glue on the petals of the silk flower between each layer for making the silk flower hairclip.  Skip to My Lou
  • Sandwich petals until you have a flower you are happy with.
Petals sandwiched together and glued to make the flower for the hair clip. -Skip To My Lou
  • Add a gem or covered button to the center.
Silk flower put together for the hairclip with a cream flower and a self stick pink gem in the center. Package of self stick gems.  -Skip To My Lou
  • Cover the hair clip with a piece of grosgrain ribbon and hot glue.
4 photos showing the steps for covering the metal  hairclip with a pink ribbon.  -Skip To My Lou
  • Hot glue a piece of the leaf to the bottom of the flower,
A piece of the leaf glued to the bottom of the flower for the silk flower hair clip. Skip To My Lou
  • leaving a space for the clip to fit in.
Pink ribbon covered metal hair clip clipped onto the leaf glued to the bottom of the silk flower.  -Skip To My Lou
Finished silk flower hair clip on a pink crochet baby beanie.  -Skip To My Lou
  • Clip onto the hat and you have a darling hat!
Finished silk flower hair clip on a pink crochet baby beanie.  -Skip To My Lou

All Things Baby

How did your silk flower clip turn out? Please leave me a comment.

I would love to keep you fully stocked with creative ideas, yummy recipes, fun crafts, and loads of free printables. Subscribe to Skip to my Lou to get new ideas delivered to your inbox. Follow me on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and Instagram for all my latest updates.

About Cindy Hopper

Learn More

you may also like


  1. I think this is one of the most significant information for me.

    And i’m glad reading your article. But should remark on some general things, The website style is ideal, the articles
    is really excellent : D. Good job, cheers

  2. Have you ever thought about including a little bit more than just your articles?
    I mean, what you say is valuable and all. But think of if you added
    some great pictures or video clips to give your posts more,
    “pop”! Your content is excellent but with pics and videos, this blog could certainly be one
    of the most beneficial in its field. Very good blog!

  3. Attractive section of content. I just stumbled upon your weblog and in accession capital to assert that I get actually
    enjoyed account your blog posts. Anyway I will be subscribing to your
    augment and even I achievement you access consistently quickly.

Comments are closed.