Recently, I got the idea in my head that I wanted to either create a new pair of Minnie Mouse ears or update my old ones (pictured above). A dear friend and I are heading to Disney in September and I got to thinking that it would be fun to have some interchangeable bows for my ears. I checked out some online tutorials for creating your own ears; but, in the end, I decided that I’d rather just update the ears that I already have. After all, they’re in fine shape and they’re nice and sparkly!
If you’d like to give your ears a new look too, it’s really quite simple – and lots of fun! Let’s get started!
Operation: Update My Ears
The first thing that you’re going to need is mouse ears. Either grab an old pair that you already own, or make your own (Google: Mouse Ears Tutorial and you’re sure to find plenty of help and ideas). Grab a pair of scissors too. If you’re using an old pair of Minnie ears (like mine), you’ll need them to snip off the current bow (if not, you’ll need them later, so go ahead and grab them now). …read more