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Fun Homecoming Corsage Ideas + DIY Tutorials – Sparkle Prom Fashion Blog

Out with big fat chrysanthemums—today’s Homecoming Corsage Ideas are all about ribbons, silk flowers, jewelry, stickers, staples…and glue guns!

Check out these ideas, everything from over the top Texas mum corsage to understated traditional retro wrist corsage. We even found a great his & hers corsage & boutonniere set to support your baseball team!

You’ll also find DIY instructions plus trivia on that wilder than wilder Texas tradition & how it got started.

Happy Homecoming!

Homecoming Corsage Ideas: Over the Top in Texas

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Click HERE and check out this photo series about these wild Texas mums: Mum – A Photo Series About the Texas Tradition of Elaborate Chrysanthemum Corsages

 

Mum for a Texas gymnast

From the series Mum

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In Texas, if girls give their guys garters…so can you!

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Homecoming Corsage Ideas: Support your Favorite Sport

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Homecoming Corsage Ideas: Wear a Barrette

Mum & Megaphone Cheerleader Barrette

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Over the Top Texas Mum Corsage

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Click HERE to read about the Texas Mum Tradition:

 

 

Homecoming Corsage Ideas: Mini-Texas Tutorial

Mini-Texas Mums and Tutorial!

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Click HERE for the tutorial: Mini Texas Homecoming Mums

 

 

Homecoming Corsage Ideas: Mum & Streamers Wrist Corsage

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Homecoming Corsage Ideas: Mum Garter

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Homecoming Mum Finger Corsage:

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Homecoming Corsage Ideas: School Colors Wrist Corsage

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Add a Tiny Teddy

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or a Sweet Angel Teddy

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Tack a Tiger onto Your Guy’s Garter

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Include a Photo of Your Date or BFF

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LED Light Homecoming Corsage!

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All the designs above are from this article: 12 Things Non-Texans Need to Know About Homecoming Mums

 

 

Homecoming Corsage Ideas: Spirit Rings

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Retro Homecoming Corsage Idea: Wear a LIVE Mum

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Wear One Big Mum on Your Wrist

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Here’s a gorgeous Traditional Spider Mum Wrist Corsage

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Want a keeper? Get a silk mum from Etsy

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A Homecoming Sash!

Only in Texas would they dare to wear this:

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Great Idea: Keep your Homecoming Corsage Simple & Donate the Dough

This Dallas school wore traditional flower mums and donated their over-the-top mum money to charity!

Traditional Football Mum Homecoming Wrist Corsage

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Fresh DIY Football Mum Homecoming Corsage

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Click HERE for DIY directions for Single Flower Pin Corsage

Read about the fundraiser HERE: At Frisco High School, a Simpler Homecoming Mum

 

 

How To Make A Homecoming Mum

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Click HERE to find the full tutorial here: How To Make A Homecoming Mum

 

 

Great Advice for Homecoming Corsages:

·       “Like State, Like Tradition” (in Texas, the bigger, the better!)

·       DIY an original look

·       Be Different with different ribbon lengths & widths

·       Add a tiny picture

·       Bling, bling, bling!

·       Add words or numbers (your name, your date’s name, your graduating class)

·       Use fabric instead of ribbon

·       Instead of chains, make loops

·       Personalise a LOT!

 

Check out the full article HERE: 10 Ideas for Your Homecoming Mum

 

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