Today’s DIY is brought to us by the talented Brandy Brown of Marabou Design

Looking to add a little St. Patrick’s Day flair to your wardrobe without committing to dying your hair green? This quick 5-minute DIY project will show your friends & family how festive and crafty you are! These clover brooches make perfect accessories, gift toppers & St. Patrick’s Day decor.   

St. Patrick's Day Styled Clover Brooch - Greenvelope and Marabou Design

Skill level:



5 minutes


Green felt

Needle & thread


Hot glue gun

Mini pin back

Step 1: Use scissors to create long strips of felt. Then cut similar sized squares.

DIY St. Patrick's Day Clover - Greenvelope and Marabou Design

Step 2: Trim the squares to form B petals. They do not have to be perfect.

St. Patrick's Day DIY

Step 3: Thread & knot your needle. Sew 2 or 3 stitches along the straight edge of your petals, continuously until you’ve sewn a 3 or 4 leaf clover.

St. Patrick's Day DIY Clover Brooch

Step 4: Pull and gather into a clover shape. Knot the remaining thread. 

St. Patrick's Day DIY Clover Brooch

Step 5: Cut a circle the size of your pin back. 

Clover Brooch DIY

Step 6: Hot glue the circle, pin back over the thread knot on your clover. 


DIY Clover Brooch for St. Patrick's Day

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