How to Make a No Sew Bow!

Quick. Easy. No sew fabric craft...tutorial to make a fabric bow with no sewing involved.

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How to Make a No Sew Bow!
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Choose your fabric...the difficult bit!

Choose your fabric...the difficult bit!

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Cut... A rectangle. My piece measured roughly 12cm x 6cm. The Bigger the fabric piece the bigger the final bow.

Cut... A rectangle. My piece measured roughly 12cm x 6cm. The Bigger the fabric piece the bigger the final bow.

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Cut the end off... I cut 3cm off- for the middle of the bow.

Cut the end off... I cut 3cm off- for the middle of the bow.

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Take the larger piece. Put pattern side down- Glue along the short sides on the back of the fabric...

Take the larger piece. Put pattern side down- Glue along the short sides on the back of the fabric...

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Fold a little fabric over- making a seam.

Fold a little fabric over- making a seam.

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Do the same with one of the long sides of the fabric. No need to do both sides...

Do the same with one of the long sides of the fabric. No need to do both sides...

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Fold the unglued side over like so...

Fold the unglued side over like so...

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And glue down.

And glue down.

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Then fold the long seamed side over like this...

Then fold the long seamed side over like this...

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When you're sure none of the reverse of the fabric is showing...

When you're sure none of the reverse of the fabric is showing...

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Glue underneath & press until glue's dried.

Glue underneath & press until glue's dried.

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You can use pegs to hold it while the glue dries...

You can use pegs to hold it while the glue dries...

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Fold in half to find the middle

Fold in half to find the middle

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Right in the middle (of the middle) on the back... blob some glue.

Right in the middle (of the middle) on the back... blob some glue.

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Squeeze in half where the glue is

Squeeze in half where the glue is

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Then pop a dot of glue in the middle of one side

Then pop a dot of glue in the middle of one side

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Fold over & squeeze. Then repeat on the other side.

Fold over & squeeze. Then repeat on the other side.

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Hold or peg until glue dries...

Hold or peg until glue dries...

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Take the small piece of fabric...cut a small section off

Take the small piece of fabric...cut a small section off

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...glue seams on the sides...

...glue seams on the sides...

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Fold to make a tiny version of your large piece...

Fold to make a tiny version of your large piece...

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It doesn't matter what the reverse looks like... This won't be on show.

It doesn't matter what the reverse looks like... This won't be on show.

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Take small piece...

Take small piece...

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This will make the middle of the bow.

This will make the middle of the bow.

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Pop over glued centre of bow.

Pop over glued centre of bow.

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Flip over... Reverse of bow

Flip over... Reverse of bow

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Glue both short sides of small piece.

Glue both short sides of small piece.

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Wrap around bow & squeeze until dry.

Wrap around bow & squeeze until dry.

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Finished... Front of bow.

Finished... Front of bow.

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Perfect & so many uses! Know when to stop.

Perfect & so many uses! Know when to stop.

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