Braided Yarn Barrette/Bow Holder

Show your school spirit with a braided barrette! Use your school colours to make the barrette and wear it in your hair or as an accessory.

Craft Time: 30 minutes

Uses Recycled Items: No

Keywords: Braided Yarn Barrette/Bow Holder, Craft Smart Back to School, C_35436, braid, braided, yarn, craft smart yarn, barrette, yarn barrette, bow holder, bow, hair accessory, craft smart, back to school


  • Craft Smart™ Yarn – Solid Colour (2 Colours; 1 Ball Each) and Multi-colour (1 Ball) of Choice
  • Scissors
  • Barrettes/Bows
  • Measuring Tape (or Yardstick)
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Step 1
Cut 63 lengths of yarn 45.7 cm (18") long.

Step 2
Gather yarn lengths and tie a knot at the top.

Step 3
Divide the yarns into three bundles of 21 and braid. Use image as a guide.

Step 4
Tie piece of yarn at bottom to close.

Step 5
Add barrettes and/or bows to braid.