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a how to on a really cute bow :)
If you have any questions feel free to message me and i would be more than happy to help!! :)

Enjoy!!

Posted by Gabby. from U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, United States • Published See Gabby.'s 19 projects »
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  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 1
    Step 1

    Cut about 6 inches of ribbon (or less depending on how big you want your bow to be.

  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 2
    Step 2

    Lightly burn the two ends of your ribbon (to prevent fraying). (Go back and forth really quick so that you dont burn your edges too much.)

  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 3
    Step 3

    Fold the two ends inwards so that they are overlapping each other. (Fold in however much you want in order to increase or decrease the size of your bow.)

  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 4
    Step 4

    Place a pin in the middle, to hold bow together.

  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 5
    Step 5

    Cut another piece of ribbon, about 4 inches. (bow looks best if this piece of ribbon is smaller in width.)
    *Burn edges lightly to prevent fraying.

  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 6
    Step 6

    Fold this ribbon inward also. (be sure that this piece is smaller in length than the other piece)

  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 7
    Step 7

    Place this ribbon on top of the other ribbon and pin it.

  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 8
    Step 8

    cut two pieces of another color of ribbon (about 1 1/2 inches) and seal edges by burning them.

  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 9
    Step 9

    pin these two pieces to the back,

  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 10
    Step 10

    by now your bow should look somewhat like this.

  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 11
    Step 11

    sew the pieces together.

  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 12
    Step 12

    Pick a button...

  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 13
    Step 13

    sew it on...

  • How to make a hair accessory. How To Make A Cute Bow :) - Step 14
    Step 14

    ta da!! you got yourself a bow
    (for your hair, buy clips and hot glue your bows on and then you can wear them in your hair !)
    *you can buy a pack of a 100 for like $5 at sally's beauty supply store.
    *the clips are alligator type i.e <
    *i usually hot glue ribbon on both sides so that the silver plates are more camoflauged.
    Hope you enjoyed!!
    (if you have any questions just message me and i'd be happy to help!)

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Tinka H.
Tinka H.
so cute!
thanks for making this tutorial!
^_^
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