How To Make A St. Patrick’s Day Hat

Learn how to make a simple St. Patrick’s Day hat that would make a Leprechaun jealous. This St. Patrick’s Day hat is easy to make and anyone can wear it. Don’t get caught without your green and 4 leaf clovers this St Patrick’s Day.

To make a St. Patrick’s Day hat, you will need:

  • Green Craft Foam or Construction Paper
  • Green Pipe Cleaners
  • Stapler
  • Scissors
  • Tape Measure
  • Craft Glue
  1. Measure the circumference of your head with a tape measure to determine what size head band to cut.
  2. Cut a strip of green craft foam 3 inches wide and the length of your circumference measurement plus 2 inches.

  3. Staple the ends of the green craft foam into a head band the correct size to fit your head.

  4. Cut 2 – 4 leaf clover shapes from the green craft foam. Lay the 4 leaf clovers flat on the table. Run a bead of craft glue down the center of the each 4 leaf clover. Stick the end of a green pipe cleaner to the bead of glue and let the glue dry thoroughly.

  5. Turn the head band so the staples are in the back. Staple a green pipe cleaners, with the 4 leaf clover attached, to each side of the head band. The pipe cleaners should be opposite of each other on the head band.


Decorate your hat with glitter, markers, or stickers. You can customize each hat by writing a name across the head band.


Staples are sharp and can cut skin. Bend each end of every staple down to eliminate sharp edges.


St. Patrick's Day Four Leaf Clover Hat Craft



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