How to Make Ribbon Leis

Create ribbon leis to personalize a special gift for any occasion!!

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I just got ribbon from Michaels! Essentially, any size should work

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I used "Celebrate it 360" (it was 50% off today!)

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Take each end and overlap the ribbon causing to make a loop #1: teal ribbon #2: light blue ribbon

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Loop #1 through the loop of #2 (doesn't matter which one you start with)

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Tighten loop #2 so that it is tight and no space in between the ribbons

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With the long end of #1

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Make another loop

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Put loop #1 through loop #2

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Tighten so there is no space between ribbons

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With long end of #1, make another loop and loop it through #2

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Put #1 through #2's loop

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Tighten

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Repeat

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Tie the ends of each side and voila! Mix & match colors to make a beautiful lei!

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You can also attach it to foam board and decorate it as a graduation lei!

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Thanks folks for looking through my guide!! There was some confusion on some steps so please check out my video version on my page!!

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