DIY is fun to do, it is all about practicing and enjoying what you do. For my wedding, thanks to Pinterest and all other inspirational ideas, I decided to make my own DIY flower crown for myself and for the guests. Once you get hold of it, everything get easier then you can easily get creative and come up with impressive designs.Β 

You don’t need many things to make these crowns, you can even make it with the flowers you already have in the vase from last week which you are planning to throw away.Β Once you use them, all you need to do is just spraying some golden/silver paint to get them polished. You can find what you need and how to do the DIY flower crown below. Even if you don’t have headband you can use simple wire to make headband shape or even use ribbons and wrap the flowers around it. So let’s get started…

DIY Flower Crown


  • Flowers (fresh or fake, however you want)
  • Greenery
  • Headband (if you can’t find it, you can use floral wire as well)
  • Floral tape
  • Wire cutter


  1. Decide on shape and how big you want your crown to be
  2. Arrange the flowers and greenery you want to use for your crown and cut them with wire cutter to get rid of excessive bits
  3. You can start with greenery or just flower of your choice, so decide your main feature then place it on the headband
  4. Once you decide where you want the flower/greenery, you will tape the stemΒ to the headband with floral tape
  5. After fixing the first flower/greenery, then you can add rest one by one by fixing the stems with floral tape and creating your floral crown’s shape that you want
  6. Once you are happy with the shape, wrap the leftover tape to the headband to fix it properly

It is all about your imagination and how big or small you want your DIY flower crown to be. It is fun to do it and with a little bit practice it doesn’t take much time. You can make it for the weddings, birthday parties or even just for yourself, people will love it!

Do you like DIY stuff? Have you made DIY flower crown or get it done for any occasion?

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    xx Yasmin

    • I love DIY, it is so much fun to do and I really enjoy it πŸ™‚ x

  • Now all we need is a pic of you wearing the crown! It looks really pretty.

    • I second that.

      • I made this ones with the leftover flowers and I didn’t have a chance to take photos of the original crowns (I made over 50, crazy!). I made a big one for myself, you can kinda see it in this photo.
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    • There you go! Ignore the state of my hair, after so much dancing, it’s a big mess πŸ™‚

  • This flower crown is so pretty. I’d love to see a photo of you sporting it.

    • Thank you πŸ™‚ In the photo, you could see the one I made for myself!

  • This is absolutely gorgeous! You are so talented πŸ™‚ I bet the guests at your wedding were absolutely thrilled to receive such a personal gift too! I’m totally gonna try this, I think I’ll use fact flowers so I can re-wear again and again. I’ve pinned this to my boho luxe board πŸ™‚

    Rachel xx

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    • I made over 50 of them and non of them looked the same, so I hope the guests were happy to receive something like that πŸ™‚ Definitely give it a try, I really had fun doing them (I had to do them after work and it was still fun ha ha). I’m sure you’d rock it πŸ™‚ xx

  • Ah this is so beautiful! You’re so creative & talented to be able to create this!

    Katie //

  • I am a lost cause when it comes to DIYs, but that sounds manageable.

    Linda, Libra, Loca: Beauty, Baby and Backpacking

    • It is really easy to do, with this floral tapes you can always restart if you mess up πŸ™‚

  • Isabelle Collins

    This is so cute, I normally fail so much at DIYs but I really want to give this a go x

  • Lovely DIY ela, it looks so pretty too. Gemma x

  • Such a lovely DIY. I wish I was more of of a DIY person. I do some from time to time but not on a regular basis. You’re very creative and talented Ela! x

    Ann-Marie |

    • Thank you so much πŸ™‚ It is kinda relaxing, I love DIY! x

  • I always find these so fanciful! Absolutely exquisite!

  • This is such a great idea and the end result looks super pretty! Such a cute idea for your wedding as well πŸ™‚ Thanks for sharing xo

    Char |

  • I love a bit of DIY! Especially when it involves pretty flowers!

  • This is such a cool idea! I love how easy it is and creative. xx

  • I absolutely love floral crowns! I also love that you suggest just using week old florals πŸ™‚ It makes so much sense, yet I’ve never even thought about it. xo

    Kelsey |

    • They are cute, aren’t they? Instead of throwing them away, it is good for practicing πŸ™‚ x

  • This is such a fabulous DIY! I adore flower crowns and am so impressed you made them for your wedding. They’re absolutely lovely and such a wonderful souvenir for guests to take home!

    • Thank you so much πŸ™‚ They are so much fun to do and really simple!

  • This is such a great idea, love how yours turned out, it looks so simplistic!

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  • Me and DIYs are like oil and water, we just don’t get along. I love reading DIY posts and each time I swear up and down that I will start getting into it and nope, nothing ever happens. I just give up half way because the results just never look as good as the original.

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    • Haha, oil and water you say? So exactly like in my case, haha! I’m dreading already all the DIY projects my sons will have at school in case they will need my help. LOL! x

    • You should keep practising, like Dagmara said you will be helping your son soon so you need to get good at it πŸ™‚

  • This looks so pretty! I am dying to try this out with fake flowers, so it’ll last, but I find it difficult to find fake flowers which don’t look tacky. I’ll keep my eyes open though! x

    • It is really hard to find real looking fake flowers, I had to search a lot and ended up finding decent ones. This is such a fun and easy diy, you should give it a try! x

  • This is so beautiful! I’m not the best at DIY’s but I’ll keep an eye on this if I get invited to a summer wedding. I’d love an excuse to wear it πŸ™‚

    • It is so simple, I am sure you will do a great one πŸ™‚

  • Such a fun and cute idea! I bought one from Primark a few years ago but I really want to make one myself!

    X Marjolein

  • Beautiful! I love flower crowns. I made a floral crown bar at the last sweet 16 I styled πŸ™‚

  • Karina GuimarΓ£es Ribeiro

    Beautiful and so romantic, i wanna make one for myself! xo

  • what a beautiful crown! would love to make and wear one πŸ™‚

  • Eeeep! I love making DIYs and the flower crown you made is absolutely delightful! I would love to wear one for birthdays or just as a fashion statement! Haha <3

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    • DIYs are so much fun to do, I love just looking around and trying new things! If you have time, you should give it a try! x

  • Gellie Abogado

    I love wearing flower crowns/wreaths! Thanks for sharing this! πŸ™‚


  • This is so lovely and your flower crown is beautiful! I learnt them a while ago as I used to work in a florist, definitely would make them for a birthday/wedding!

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  • This. Is. SO. Pretty. Oh my gosh! I love how few items are needed to create something so ridiculously beautiful – seriously, the nature/flower lover in me is in heaven right now haha.

    Gabrielle | A Glass Of Ice x

    • It is so simple and I love how it turned out! You should give it a try, it would look good in photos πŸ˜‰ x

  • i love to do those. I was invited to a Molton Brown even to do one recently when they launched new Lili of Alley collection. I found it very therapeutic to make a flower crown.

  • Wow, this is so cute & pretty! Love diys πŸ˜‰
    Nati xx

  • This flower crown is so pretty, Ela and really looks like such a fun (and easy) DIY. πŸ™‚

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  • Great tutorial, flower crowns are very popular but it’s good to make your own than buy it at shop πŸ™‚

  • Oh, so pretty! I love diy’s and crafts… would be nice to make a flower crown for myself too. Hopefully I can find time again. Thanks for the lovely tutorial.
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  • Siffat Haider

    What a beautiful DIY! I love flower crowns πŸ™‚

  • So pretty, I love these photos! I have always wanted to make a floral crown… maybe now I have a reason to try πŸ™‚

    Morgan |

  • Gorgeous tutorial!! Now, when you explained it step-by-step, creating a floral crown doesn’t seem that difficult. Perhaps, I can try creating one myself. Thanks for inspiring my creativity!

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  • How gorgeous! Loved the step by step guide. x

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  • You make this DIY seem so easy and I love the finished result! What a pretty present to give out to wedding guests πŸ™‚

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  • Flower crowns are always so beautiful, I love yours more because it is not the typical one. I will make one for myself!

    Have a wonderful weekend, xx

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  • Such a lovely DIY project. I’m not a DIY-er, so I’ve never made a flower crown.. but my sister has made a bunch and they turn out beautifully. I love the simplicity of the flower crown that you made. Also, really great images and steps.. very clear. Sometimes instructions are like “what!?” and a deterrent to creatives. But these step by step tips are easy enough!!

    I’m pinning this for future referenced :o)

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  • I’ve actually always wanted to make one and never got into it! Having fresh flowers on a crown for your wedding would be beautiful!! Love the combination of flowers and leaves you used!

  • Viktoria Brzeska

    Oh girl. You have a incredible teaste and talent to connect some elements to create something beautiful. I take your post to my favourite and I’ll make something similar in next weekend πŸ™‚

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  • Ellie Adams

    The flower crown is the epitome of boho chic, so perfect for festivals and summer weddings. This is gorgeous hun!


  • You have such a creative mind for being able to DIY this. Would love to try it one day XD

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  • How lovely to make a headband with real flowers. I’m going to Henley soon and might just be tempted to create one of these myself!

  • Corinne C

    You make this look so easy!

    Corinne x

  • This is gorgeous ! Especially for your wedding ! I really love it Im definiitely going to make one because they’re so expensive to buy and this seems so much more simple than I thought πŸ™‚

    lots of love, Marianne xxx

  • This look so pretty, a great DIY for the summer. Have a nice weekend πŸ™‚

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  • Very cute, and such a lovely style for summer. Great job. x/Madison

  • Elena Holl

    Oh that looks absolutely amazing! Can’t wait to try it! <3

  • Kay (shoesandglitter)

    This is such a fun idea! πŸ™‚ <3 I'm nowhere near talented enough myself to do this stuff haha, but you really are and the flower crown you made looks so beautiful! I think it gives such a lovely, personal touch to the whole outfit. πŸ™‚ <3


  • Perfection!
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  • Such a lovely idea, perfect for summer too! Xx

  • Beautiful DIY Ela! Thanks for sharing!

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  • This is really pretty, gorgeous inspiration! This Flower Crown would have worked really well with the last two fashion posts I did as I wore florals.

    Great DIY post.

    Laura xo

  • So cute!! I love doing DIY’s as I feel so accomplished haha
    Kathy x

  • Charlotte Mill

    This is so lovely – I love a bit of DIY! Great for festivals, I have one coming up so if I have time I am definitely going to give this a try!!

    Charlotte xx

  • Andreea Birsan

    It ended up being so gorgeous! DIY stuff is always so much better! x

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  • Serene Kurd

    I loved reading this Ela, Such a gorgeous DIY Project & I love flowers & headpieces… so this is right up my street πŸ™‚ <3

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  • Aisha

    Aww this is so cute πŸ™‚ beautiful, also I really love flowers.
    Have a nice day xx

  • Um, yes! I am so trying this out! Love it!

  • Emily

    I’m so pleased you posted about this Ela! I think this is such a lovely idea and one perfect for a nice thing to do with friends! And when better to do it then Summer?

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  • Jennifer

    Eek this is so fun! Your result looks beautiful


  • DΕΎana KadiΔ‡

    This looks amazing! I’ll definitely try to recreate this! xx

  • Wouldn’t have thought these were so easy. Yours looks amazing xx

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  • What a lovely idea! Looks so pretty!

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  • aww so cute and pretty. this reminds me so much of midsummer, something Scandinavians celebrate x

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    This looks absolutely stunning! I need to make these x

  • Oh you make this look so simple, even a DIY challenged individual like me could tackle it! Definitely pining this project for later


  • I’m glad I stopped by because i’m definitely going to try this at home . I have been seeing the trend on social media (not the app one because I don’t like those) . Great DIY.

  • Camille Brillo

    I’ve always wanted to do this! Love this post!
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  • Most gorgeous DIY post I have ever read! Thankyou for sharing it hun, one day when my creative juices are extra extra I will attempt it :’)

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    I tend to like DIY things depending on the occasion, for day to day I usually can’t be bothered but then when it comes to things like Halloween I love getting crafting and making my own costume or something like that.

    This flower crown DIY is really cool, I’d probably use fake flowers though to avoid attracting bees or something like that :p

  • Neslihan Bass

    I’m going to try this!! Thanks for the diy, very pretty!!