How to Make Bows: Bowdabra
Free Shipping in the contiguous USA on orders over $79

How to Use Bowdabra Bow Wire to Make Flower Bows

Bowdabra Bow Wire makes it easy to create hair bows using silk flowers. Silk flowers look beautiful attached to headbandsh_flower_16-300x225 and barrettes but the floral stems and stamens make them bulky and hard to work with. Removing the stems from faux flowers and using the Bowdabra Bow Wire as a needle to thread the silk petals together lets you design beautiful easy flower and rose bows.

Materials Needed:
Mini Bowdabra
Bowdabra Bow Wire
Hair Bow Tool and Ruler
20” of Black Marabou
1 strip of 7” Sheer Green Ribbon 1.5” wide
Large Pink Rose
Large Eyed Bead
Thin Metal Headband

Instructions:
Begin by gathering your materials. You will need a Mini Bowdabra, Bowdabra Hair Bow Tool and Ruler, Bowdabra Bow Wire, silk flower, boa, and sheer ribbon.

h_flower_1-300x225

Place the Bowdabra ® Hair Bow Tool and Ruler onto the Mini Bowdabra, leaving a space at the bottom for the Mini Bowdabra tower to move. Cut an 18” piece of Bowdabra Bow Wire and fold it in half. Lay it into the Mini Bowdabra. You’ll have a loop at one end and two loose pieces at the opposite end.

birthdaybow_2-300x225

Lay one end of 20” marabou into the center of the Mini Bowdabra. Form a loop at the 3” mark and press into the center of the Mini Bowdabra. Make another 3” loop on the other side. Then, form 2” loops on both sides.

h_flower_5-300x225

Cut a 7” piece of sheer ribbon. Pull the ends apart slightly for a frayed looked.

h_flower_6-300x225

Press and crease the ribbon at it’s half way point into the center of the Mini Bowdabra.

h_flower_7-300x225

Scrunch down with Mini Bowdabra Wand. While the bow is still in the Mini Bowdabra, thread the two loose ends of the Mini Bowdabra Bow Wire through the loop at the other end. Pull the Bowdabra Bow Wire tightly while the bow is still in the Mini Bowdabra.

h_flower_10-300x225

Gently pull the bow out of the Mini Bowdabra. Separate the two loose ends of the Bowdabra Bow Wire and bring them around to the back of the bow and knot. Using the Bowdabra Bow Wire tie the bow to a headband or hair clip. Do NOT cut Bowdabra Bow Wire after tying it on the headband.

h_flower_12-300x225

Take apart a faux flower. Remove the stem and center pieces. Leave the petals with the holes in the center remaining.

h_flower_13-300x225

Twist Bowdabra Bow Wire together into a long stem begin the thread the flower petals onto the wire.

h_flower_14-300x225

Continue to add flower petals, once flower petals are on tie a large bead in the center of the bow with the Bowdabra Bow Wire, to hold everything together.


h_flower_15-300x225

Lastly, unravel the twisted wire and curl it around a pencil for fun ringlets.

h_flower_16-300x225

Bow is finished and ready for your hair.

h_flower_17-225x300

Flower Bow
Flower Bow Tutorial


     
    [yith_wcwl_add_to_wishlist]

    Hair Bow Tool and Ruler Kit for the Mini Bowdabra® – BOW2200

    Mini Bowdabra Hair Bow Creator Kit is a super easy hair bow making tool. Create designer Ribbon hair bows, mini bows, baby bow, DIY kids crafts and more!
    $14.49
    Rated 5.00 out of 5
    (5)
     
    [yith_wcwl_add_to_wishlist]

    Bowdabra® Bow Making & Design Tool – Large – BOW1003

    Bowdabra Bow Making & Design Tool is your easy-to-use bow maker. Create professional looking bows for gift wrapping, home decorations and DIY crafts!
    $19.99
    Rated 4.50 out of 5
    (8)
     
    [yith_wcwl_add_to_wishlist]

    Mini Bowdabra® Bow Making & Design Tool – Small – BOW2100

    Mini Bowdabra is your easy-to-use bow making tool to create small bows. Create DIY crafts, hair bows, gift wrapping, wedding décor and more yourself!
    $12.99
    Rated 4.80 out of 5
    (5)
     
    [yith_wcwl_add_to_wishlist]
Bowdabra’s easy-to-create bow-makers are available at the Bowdabra website’s online store and also at various retail establishments such as Amazon, AC Moore, Pat Catan’s Stores, Jo Ann store, Michael’s, and Walmart.

Leave a Reply

Bow Making Tools Payment Process
Bowdabra 100% Trusted Bow Maker Tools
Our Promise
to You
USPS Shipping - Bowdabra Bow Maker Tools
USPS Best Way
Shipping
Bowdabra Security - Best Bow Maker Tools & Bow Mega Kits
Secure
Information
Wildcard SSL Certificates - Bowdabra DIY Tools
Bowdabra Offer - Easy Hair Bows Making Tools