How to Make Foam Hair Clip?

Beautiful jewelry for a girl can be made by yourself. In this lesson, you will learn how to make a foam flower hair clip from a metal base with your own hands.

Foamiran Flower Hair Clip

Flower hair clip from foamiran

Total Time: 35 minutes

Step 1: Use scissors for pink foamiran

Pink Stripes

First, make the flowers. Cut a thin pink foam into strips 18 cm (7.0866”) long and 0.5 cm (0.1969”) wide. Use a toothpick and a ruler to make markings, then cut with scissors.

Step 2: Make a petal

Pink Blank

Warm up the glue gun. Take the first strip and begin to twist it. Fix one end with hot glue at the beginning, then wrap it as shown in the photo. At the end, reattach the end of the strip with the glue gun.

Step 3: Prepare 6 petals

Six Pink Blank

Twist 5 more blanks from the remaining strips. These will be the petals for the flower.

Step 4: Take the glue gun

Pairs of Pink Blanks

Glue them together in pairs. You should get 3 pairs.

Step 5: Glue the foam twisted pieces

Petals of Pink Blanks

Connect all the pieces to make petals.

Step 6: Create the center of the flower

A Flower with a Silvery Core

Cut a small circle of silver foam and glue it to make the flower core.

Step 7: Add jewelry

Flower with a Pearl

Decorate the center with a pearl bead on top. Glue it on with hot glue.

Step 8: Attach the base to the bottom of the flower

Flower on the Reverse Side

Glue a circle of pink foam on the wrong side of the flower.

Step 9: Use pink foam

Pin with Pink Stripe

Prepare the base for the hair clip. Glue the strip to a metal surface carved out of pink foam.

Step 10: Create leaves with scissors

Silver Leaves

Cut the leaves from the glittering silver foam.

Step 11: Decorate the hair clip

Hair Clip with Leaves

Glue these leaves to the top pink strip on the clip.

Step 12: Finish your craft

Glue the flower on a hair clip. The hair clip looks like this from the reverse side, as shown in the photo.


  • thin pink foam;
  • glitter silver foam;
  • metal base for hair clips.


  • scissors;
  • toothpick;
  • ruler;
  • bead;
  • glue gun.

Materials and tools
Materials and tools

You should get a similar foam flower hairclip as in the photo. You can choose a different color or even combine colors.

Hair Clip with a Flower from Foamiran
Photo: Marina Makarova