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magazine bow
The power of boredom!! :3

Victoria Secret magazines were the only ones I had lying around. Sorry bout that.

If you don't understand any of the steps, please feel free to ask. I'm not that great at explaining things.

Posted by LoveSkittles from U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, United States • Published See LoveSkittles's 7 projects »
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  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 1
    Step 1

    Take a magazine page and fold it in half.

  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 2
    Step 2

    Open it back up and fold both ends into the middle. Once it looks like the picture, fold the edges into the middle again.

  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 3
    Step 3

    Now fold each side down as if you're making accordion folds.

  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 4
    Step 4

    Now fold that in half.

  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 5
    Step 5

    Fold in half again :3

  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 6
    Step 6

    Cut at the crease.

  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 7
    Step 7

    You will end up with two small pieces, and then a piece like this. Go ahead and cut this one at the crease too.

  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 8
    Step 8

    When you are done with that you should have four small pieces.

  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 9
    Step 9

    Okay put glue on one side of one of the pieces, and place another piece on top. Continue with the other two pieces until they are all glued together.

  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 10
    Step 10

    After that you should have something that looks like a small accordion.

  • Step 11

    take a piece of scotch tape and cut it down the middle so that it's not as wide.

  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 12
    Step 12

    Take one of the pieces and tape it around the middle. Keep the other piece.

  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 13
    Step 13

    Spread the sides out so that it looks like this.

  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 14
    Step 14

    Now take the other piece of tape and slide it through the bobby pin. Lay the bow on top and tape around the part that you just taped.

    I hope that makes since.

  • How to make a gift bow. Tiny Magazine Bows - Step 15
    Step 15

    now you should have a bow =-D

    YaY

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LoveSkittles
LoveSkittles · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 7 projects
thanks for commenting and favoring!! and lol you should totally try chip bags!! :3
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Prinz3ssDoku
Prinz3ssDoku · Lake Wales, Florida, US · 16 projects
i was actually thinking about doing this with chip bags...but i thought that ppl would think i was weird for wearing chip bags in my hair lol...but this is very cute ^-^
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Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North Holland, NL · 108 projects
lovely !
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