Take a Bow {or at least learn to tie one!}

Howdy friends! I learned a new trick and I am happy to share it! It’s called “tying a lovely bow with miserable velvet ribbon” LOL! I could never get my velvet bows to resemble a bow until I volunteered to help the boy scouts decorate wreaths and I got schooled! Here is the easiest way to make a cute bow, all you need is ribbon and wire, no fancy tools! Have a look:

See, easy huh:) You’re welcome. Have a great weekend and til next time happy crafting!

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11 Responses

  1. Genius! Thank you! I can actually do this!

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  2. I was always trying to actually tie a bow as well. Thank you for the video. 🙂

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  3. Thanks for that…very helpful reminder…use wire good advice.

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  4. Reblogged this on 3mart.

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  5. I like this article, I have reblogged this one, thanks for posting

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  6. Very timely. Thanks for sharing.

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  7. Note to self: Self, cut the wire before starting to make the bows. Great and easy way to have children make bows and adults, too.

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  8. great tutorial! i can be bow-challenged! 🙂

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  9. I thought I was the only one who couldn’t tie velvet ribbon bows! I was, like you were, trying to actually tie a bow and it just didn’t work. This is a great video and I am going to dust off that pesky velvet ribbon roll and give it another try.

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  10. Wow, now that makes 3 kinds of bows I can make.

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  11. Very interesting method for making bows. I’ve been making them for years and have never seen this method. Will have to give it a try.

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