How to Make Cute Bows!

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How to Make Cute Bows!
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You will need two pieces of fabric. One about 5" by 3 1/2" and the other about 5" by 1" depending on how big you want your bow. This sized fabric will make a bow about 3" by 2"

You will need two pieces of fabric. One about 5" by 3 1/2" and the other about 5" by 1" depending on how big you want your bow. This sized fabric will make a bow about 3" by 2"

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You will also need a needle and thread (or you can use a hot glue gun)

You will also need a needle and thread (or you can use a hot glue gun)

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Step one is to fold the big piece of fabric into thirds.

Step one is to fold the big piece of fabric into thirds.

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Then fold down the sides, you will need to glue or sew this down.

Then fold down the sides, you will need to glue or sew this down.

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I prefer to sew the sides because I like the look of the stitching but in the end it doesn't make much difference what you choose to do. (:

I prefer to sew the sides because I like the look of the stitching but in the end it doesn't make much difference what you choose to do. (:

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Now fold your fabric in half...

Now fold your fabric in half...

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And half again on one side...

And half again on one side...

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And again!

And again!

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Do the same on the other side and it should look like this!

Do the same on the other side and it should look like this!

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OR... Fold in half the opposite way as before...

OR... Fold in half the opposite way as before...

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And half again..

And half again..

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And repeat on the other side! You can use either of these rolling methods to shape your bow, I chose the fist way!

And repeat on the other side! You can use either of these rolling methods to shape your bow, I chose the fist way!

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Now for your second piece of fabric :P

Now for your second piece of fabric :P

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Fold it into thirds the long way

Fold it into thirds the long way

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And wrap it around the center of the bow

And wrap it around the center of the bow

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Glue or sew it together in the back

Glue or sew it together in the back

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Slide a clip through the fabric that is holding the bow together

Slide a clip through the fabric that is holding the bow together

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And your finished!

And your finished!

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These are the bows I have made so far! C:

These are the bows I have made so far! C:

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