Headbands are the hottest fashion accessories and they are no longer for prim schoolgirls or hippies. Headbands are not just keeping hair out of your forehead and eyes. They are one of the best hair accessory that can give even the most boring hairstyle a look of glamor. There are so many trendy designs of headbands that popular among women and junior. And one of them is glitter headband. Glitter headbands are great and cheap way to glam-up an otherwise plain hair accessory.
These cute glitter headbands can also made by yourself. You only need some things that will you need to make a glitter headband. Such as; plastic/elastic headband, white glue, paintbrush, glitter, spray varnish. And for the steps; select a headband that fits you well to serve as your base. Choose bands that are one plain color, without embellishment. Dip a small paintbrush into glue, and paint a design with the glue on the headband. You can cover the entire hair band if you plan to make it completely glittery, or you can paint stripes, polka dots, graphics or even a monogram to make your hair band reflect your personal style. Lay the headband, with the glue still wet, on a piece of clean newspaper. Open your glitter containers, and pick up the hair band.
Carefully shake the glitter over the area where you’ve painted glue. The glitter will stick to the glued spots, making a design. If using multiple glitter colors, repeat for step 2 and 3 (dip a small paintbrush into glue, and paint a design with the glue on the headband then lay the headband, with the glue still wet, on a piece of clean newspaper). Note: If the glue dries before you finish, simply paint on a new layer of glue, shaking the glitter on it as quickly as possible. Allow the hair band to dry for at least 30 minutes. Hold the headband out in front of you, and apply a thin coat of spray varnish. This will ensure that the glitter adheres to the band. Allow to dry for at least two hours before you use it as a hair accessory. Use narrow headbands and glitter several of them. They look trendy when worn together in different colors, and also make great gifts. After you done to make, match the headband with your outfit and enjoy the compliments pouring in. But if you want to purchase glitter headbands, you can find it plenty at local stores, or if not, you can purchase it at online stores/retailers.