Butterfly Headband

Make this pretty 1960's inspired paper butterfly headband in a few easy steps.
Butterfly Headband craft


  • Construction paper
  • Crayons, markers or colored pencils
  • Glue stick
  • Scissors
  • Rhinestones, sequins or small beads (optional)


Step 1 Butterfly Headband craft 1. Draw your own butterfly or choose from any of these printable butterflies:
Step 2 Butterfly Headband craft 2. Color and cut out the butterfly.
Step 3 Butterfly Headband craft 3. You may further decorate the butterfly with some rhinestones, sequins or small beads.
Step 4 Butterfly Headband craft 4. Cut out a half-inch wide strip of construction paper long enough to go around your head. Try to use a thick or heavy type of construction paper so that the paper would not tear easily.
Step 5 Butterfly Headband craft 5. Glue the ends of the strip together, making sure that the resulting headband fits snugly on your head.
Step 6 Butterfly Headband craft 6. Glue the butterfly onto the headband. Wait for the glue to dry before wearing your pretty hippie headband.