Introduction: How to Make a Hair Accessory With Coffee Pods

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We all like shiny things in our hair, so we wanted to make a little accessory with the aluminum coffee pods.

Materials used to make this hairclip are: Nespresso coffee pod (in this case Rosabaya de Colombia), round nosed pliers, scissors and a flower hairclip (others can be used as well).

Step 1: Watch the Tutorial

If you want to lean how to turn regularly with the round nosed plier, check out the video.

Step 2: Cut Your Coffee Pod

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Measure 1.5 cm from the top of the capsules. Than cut the top off. Make sure you remove all sharp edges.

Step 3: Fold Using Round Nosed Pliers

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Take your round nosed pliers and turn right. Try to keep the same distance between the turns. Hereafter slowly fold inwards until your coffee pod is flat.

Step 4: Fold the Bord

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Now turn around and position your plier just next to the crease. Turn your plier to the right again. Turn around and try to fold a bit more so your coffee pod gets smaller.

Step 5: Add a Hairclip of Choice

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Your coffee pod piece is done. Take a hairclip of your choice and add your prepared coffee pod to it. Now your hairclip is done. We hope you like the Instructable.


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Bio: We are 2 jewelry designers from Switzerland, Isabel and Naomi. We met each other a couple of years ago and when we put our minds ... More »
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