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DIY Prize Medal Ribbon Brooch


I love making thing. Can you tell? And today I’m teaching you a little something something, so you can get crafting too. This super cute DIY Prize Medal Ribbon Brooch tutorial is perfect for game prizes + weddings + party favors + everyday wear too! I sport my #1 badge whenever I need a tiny bad-ass kick in the pants to tackle my to do list. It works like a charm!




If you want to give this confidence booster a try, here’s what you’ll need:

  • 9 mini cupcake wrappers
  • Regular scissors
  • Zic zac scissors
  • Silicon glue
  • 4 wool felt sheets
  • Needle
  • Thread
  • Ribbon
  • Pin


steps by step

After gathering your materials…


Step 1: Fold 8 mini cupcake wrappers in 2 halfes.


Step 2: Flatten the remaining cupcake wrapper to use as base + glue on the halfes.


Step 3: Fill in all the gaps to create a beautiful medallion skeleton.



Step 4: Use zic zac scissor to cut two 1.25 inch mini circles.


Step 5: With the regular scissor, cut one 1.50 inch circle + one 1.60 inch circle + a mini felt number + the ribbon.


Step 6: Stitch the circles together, leaving one of the zic zac pieces for later.


Step 7: This is how it should look like when it’s finished.



Step 8: Add silicon glue to the back of the number + place on top of the stitches circle.


Step 9: Add silicon glue to the back of the stitched circle + add to the cupcake medallion frame.


Step 10: This is how it should look.



Step 11: Stitch the ribbon together + sew the pin on to the back of the remaining zic zac circle.


Step 12: With glue, add this pieces to the back of your medallion.


Step 13: You won! You’re now ready to shine like stars do.



So, what do you think? Neat project right? I don’t know about you, but I’m so thrilled to have found a fun way to use up my mini cupcakes wrappers without hurting my waist line, lol. Anyhoo, I would love to hear your comments + feedback below, as I get ready to revamp my DIY section + bring you more crafty goodies.


Ohh + if you have any questions about this tutorial or need further details about how things were made, please feel free to contact me. I’m always available to help you make things with your heart. Not the crafty type? Don’t worry, be happy! I can make something special just for you if you wish, so bring on the custom orders, they’re my fave!



Mayi Carles

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