DIY Where’s Waldo Party Hat

By December 19, 2018 DIY Crafts No Comments
DIY Wheres Waldo Party Hat
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If you’re looking for a perfect party craft, you can stop seeking. We were peeking around for a way to keep hands busy at a Where’s Waldo party and found an idea to top them all. We’ve got an easy way to adorn your guests with their very own Waldo-like winter warmer. This pom-pom party is the perfect party accessory for any Waldo watchers at your Where’s Waldo theme birthday party.

Where can you find an adorable Waldo inspired party hat that’s a fun DIY project? Right here!

DIY Where's Waldo Party Hat Supplies

SUPPLIES:

  • Stiff felt: red and white
  • Red yarn
  • Elastic cording
  • Scissors
  • Pom pom maker (optional)
  • Glue gun
  • Small hole punch (or large needle)
  • Printed hat template

DIY Where's Waldo Party Hat Step 1

STEP ONE:

Cut hat from white and red felt using the hat template found HERE.

DIY Where's Waldo Party Hat Step 2

STEP TWO:

Cut red stripe from red hat piece. Our strip is about 1 ¼” in width. Glue stripe to white hat base along the bottom edge.

TIP: It’s easier to start with the entire hat rather than trying to cut the stripe from scratch. The edges will match up better.

DIY Where's Waldo Party Hat Step 3

STEP THREE:

Glue hat together then snip approximately 1” off the top.

TIP: Start by gluing the bottom corners together. This adhesion will give the hat some stability and make it easier to finish gluing the top portion.

DIY Wheres Waldo Party Hat Step 4

STEP FOUR:

Make pom pom topper and glue to hat. We used a pom pom maker and our finished pom measures about 2 ½”.

If you don’t have a pom pom maker, this tutorial from Red Ted Art shows you how to use cardboard to create a perfect pom. There are other methods out there just- you could use a fork or even your own hand.

DIY Wheres Waldo Party Hat Step 5

STEP FIVE:

Punch two holes on opposite sides of the hat. Cut an 18” length of elastic cording. Run one end of the cording through the hole and tie in a square knot. Repeat on the other side.

TIP: If you don’t have a small hole punch, use a large-eyed needle to poke and pull cording through hat base.

DIY Wheres Waldo Party Hat

This DIY party hat is the perfect way to have everyone get into character for a Waldo themed party.


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