Disney Craft {Easy Mickey Ears}

Seriously... how cute are these adorable, felt Mickey Mouse ears?  They are really easy to put together, and they are perfect for dress up, party favors, or a trip to Disney.  :-)

I got the idea from Family Fun {such a great magazine and awesome website}, but I made a few minor changes.  Here is what I did:

First, I downloaded the template from Family Fun here.  After my first attempt, I ended up cutting about 1 cm out of the middle part.  You will have to make adjustments based on the thickness of your headband.

Then, I twisted some pipe cleaners onto the headband.  (This wasn't in the original version, but I found it necessary in order to keep the ears "up")

Finally, I glued the middle section onto the underside of the headband (using hot glue), and then glued the front and back of the ears together.

I hope you give this a try.  Let me know how your little "mouse" likes them.

Gina Bell (aka East Coast Mommy)

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  1. This is great! Thanks for the idea! My son's classmate just got back from Disney World and all he's been talking about for 2 days is "can we go to Disney World and get a hat with Mickey Mouse ears like her?". I'll make them with him during March Break.

    1. Fun! It really is easy, and they turn look so cute. :-)

  2. How sweet...I love your 'model' too! Great idea to add the pipe cleaners. Thanks SO much for linking up!
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  3. where did you purchase the black headbands, I need about 10 to do for a party

    1. I found them at Walmart. The package was half black and half dark brown. You should check eBay if you need a bunch of the same color.

  4. Wow, these DIY Mickey ears look amazing! 😍 Thinking of customizing mine with glitter for an extra magical touch! ✨ What's your go-to Disney craft?-
    Cassia Tora


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