How to Use & Make Cute Faux Locs Accessories

Golden Rootz
by Golden Rootz
5 Materials
20 Minutes

Let’s talk about faux locs accessories for a second. They are just so gorgeous to strut and actually easy to put on! If you are rocking some faux locs, then this DIY faux locs accessories tutorial is for you. I’ll show you how easy and fun it is to add some sparkle and color to your locs with a few materials.

So, if you want to learn how to accessorize faux locs, keep on scrolling!

Tools and materials:

  • Crochet thread
  • Beads
  • Shells
  • Gold hair accessories
  • Scissors
DIY faux locs yarn accessory

1. Add thread

With a color of choice, wrap thread to one of your locs, as close together as possible. Then, after a few inches, cut off the excess thread. 

How to accessorize faux locs

Now, add a second color

How to put accessories on faux locs

2. Add an accessory

Now, put on your favorite gold accessory, as shown. This is like a mini clasp, and it also helps secure the thread in place. 

Adding a gold accessory to the faux locs

Add another to the top part, too. 

Adding wooden beads to locs

3. Add the beads

Now, add the beads. It’s really easy to feed it through your locs. Try out different wooden beads that can fit through the loc.

How to do a faux locs yarn accessory

4. Braid the string

On another section, take the thread and braid it onto your locs. To do this, make sure your loc is in the center with the two sides of the string on either side. 

Securing the yarn with a clasp

Then, add a golden clasp to secure. 

How to put hair accessories on faux locs

How cool is this? 

Easy DIY faux locs accessories

You can also do another piece with another color thread. 

Adding a shell accessory

5. Add the shell

With a bobby pin, thread a shell and secure it at the end of your loc. 

Tying the loc around the shell

Wrap the end of your lock on top of the shell and put a clasp to secure it. 

Securing the shell accessory with a clasp

I love this combination; it’s so pretty! 

Faux locs accessories

Faux locs accessories tutorial

That’s it - the perfect faux locs accessories to jazz up your hair! How do you like them? Thanks for joining me, and I hope this tutorial on how to put hair accessories on faux locs was useful. 

Suggested materials:
  • Crochet thread
  • Beads
  • Shells
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