Let’s make some miniature reindeer antlers on a headband for a Christmas toy display! You can adjust the measurements in this video to fit a variety of scales and toy lines including Calico Critters/Sylvanian Families, Li’l Woodzeez, Marvel Legends action figures, Littlest Pet Shop figures, and even the Jack Sparrow figure I previously reviewed.
The materials you’ll need for this diy action figure project are:
-Brown or tan felt
-Detail Glue Gun: (Amazon affiliate link) http://amzn.to/2rjsEz8
-Glue sticks. I use all purpose sticks so I can use them in both my regular and low temperature glue guns: (Amazon affiliate link) http://amzn.to/2p5ySVI
-Thin ribbon (I’m using ⅛ of inch wide, but you may want to go a bit wider)
-Wire: I’m using 20 gauge copper wire similar to this one: (Amazon affiliate link) http://amzn.to/2CVVSJ5
and 26 gauge copper wire similar to this one: (Amazon affiliate link) http://amzn.to/2BZGj6J
-Wire cutters & Pliers: (Amazon affiliate link) http://amzn.to/2oram02
My video shows the steps you need to take to assemble the headband:
I show you how to create your own measurements in my video, but the measurements I used are:
Toy Crafting Playlist:
To learn how to make other action figure effects and toy props, check out my playlist of Crafting for Action Figures & Other Toys at: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLtpxEwJITZyVEtm7dDdlOYajupyALVa0U
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