12 Tutorials for Making Crafts with Velvet

Velvet is such a fun crafting material that is beautiful and easy to use!  You’ll be blown away with these things to make with velvet that are perfect if you’re wondering what to do with velvet fabric. Some of the cool things to make include velvet pumpkins, velvet wreath, velvet bow tie, headbands, Anthropologie inspired bracelet, Christmas tree and even how to emboss velvet.

Tutorials for Making Crafts with Velvet 

We’ve taken away all the guess work on things to make with velvet with these incredible tutorials. For even more crafts to make with material Tip Junkie’s Creative Community has over 82 crafts by material ideas.  You can always search there if you’’re looking for more tutorials with step-by-step instructions. {wink}

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Things to Make With Velvet

How to Create a Velvet Autumn Wreath

1.  How to Create a Velvet Autumn Wreath ~ Can you ever have too many wreaths? Here is a unique spin on how to create a gorgeous autumn wreath using scraps of velvet. Click on the link for the full tutorial!

Velvet Pumpkins {Easy Sewing}

2.  Velvet Pumpkins {Easy Sewing} ~ Make your own gorgeous velvet pumpkins like the expensive boutiques for a fraction of the price. These are so easy to make, if you can sew a button, you can make these pumpkins! A beautiful addition to any Thanksgiving table.

DIY Velvet Diamond Tufted Headboard

3.  DIY Velvet Diamond Tufted Headboard ~ DIY a diamond tufted, upholstered headboard for the bed of your dreams! Gain confidence to do it yourself with these handy tips.  Choose your favorite fabric, and be able to incorporate it into your bedroom!

Velvet Crafts

DIY Bow Tie

4.  DIY Bow Tie ~ This bow tie is adorable and perfect for your little man to wear to church, a fancy dinner or even a wedding! With this easy no-sew tutorial you’’ll learn how to make one or a few in your son’’s style! 

Anthro Cabochan Velvet Bracelet

5.  Anthro Cabochan Velvet Bracelet ~ Learn how to make this gorgeous Anthropologie inspired cabochan velvet bracelet.  It’s much easier than you think and for a fraction of the cost.  It’’s not too early to start on Christmas gifts.  {{wink}}

DIY Velvet Bow Headband

6.  DIY Velvet Bow Headband ~ This is a quick and easy tutorial for making a fun hair accessory.  The velvet bow is made using velvet ribbon and then hot glued onto the headband.  This would be simple and fun favors for a tween party.

Velvet Headband

7.  Velvet Headband ~ With fall just around the corner this headband is perfection! Super easy to create and will stylishly keep your hair back! Great for both girls and women!

What To Do With Velvet

Stretch Velvet Wrapped Cone Trees

8.  Stretch Velvet Wrapped Cone Trees ~ Create cute Christmas trees for your mantel using styrofoam cone forms, velvet and hot glue gun. Perfect craft for nap time.

How to Emboss a Monogram on Velvet

9.  How to Emboss a Monogram on Velvet ~ Learn how to emboss a monogram on velvet with chipboard letters and an iron.  Perfect for table runners, tree skirts or even stockings.

Velvet Rose Tutorial

10.  Velvet Rose TutorialLearn how to make a rose for any season, no gardening shears required! This easy to make velvet rose is an adorable floral gift that is made for under $10 BUT looks like it was bought from a boutique.

DIY Embossed Velvet Pillow

11.  DIY Embossed Velvet Pillow ~ Design your own pattern to make a rubber stamp or use one you already have to emboss in velvet.  The skies the limit!  A hot iron will emboss the pattern on the velvet.

Velvet Bookmarks

12.  Velvet Bookmarks ~ Do you need a small gift to give a teacher or friend? This post features a cute velvet bookmark you can whip up in no time! Easy and inexpensive to make, oh so lovely to use!



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  1. I have heard embossing on velvet has to be a certain type of velvet, via Hotpotates.

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