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Mother’s Day Card With a Pretty Sheer Bowdabra Bow

Want to make your own handmade Mother’s Day card, this year? Create a beautiful card using decorative card stock, along with floral leaves, and butterfly embellishments. Hand write the sentiment or use adhesive lettering. Finish your Happy Mother’s Day Card with a pretty sheer Bowdabra Bow.

 Mother's Day Card

Materials Needed:

  • Blank Card
  • Decorative Cardstock
  • Butterfly Embellishment (purchased at the Dollar Store)
  • Floral Leaves
  • Foam Adhesive Dots
  • Sheer Ribbon
  • Mini Bowdabra w/Ruler
  • Bowdabra Bow Wire

Instructions:

1. Begin by gathering all the materials you will need to make this card.

Happy Mother's Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

Happy Mom’s Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

 

2. Add the card layout along with ribbon along the bottom.

Happy Mother's Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

Happy Mom’s Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

 

3. Add adhesive lettering the card.

Happy Mother's Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

Happy Mom’s Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

 

4. Use foam adhesive to add leaves and a butterfly.

Happy Mother's Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

Happy Mom’s Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

 

5. To make the bow for the card place the Hair Bow Tool & Ruler onto the Mini Bowdabra. Cut 12″ of Bowdabra Bow Wire, fold the wire in half and place it into the Mini Bowdabra.

Happy Mother's Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

Happy Mom’s Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

 

6. Place the tail end of the ribbon at the 2″ mark.

Happy Mother's Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

Happy Mom’s Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

 

7. Form a loop at the 1.5″ mark to make the first loop.

Happy Mother's Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

Happy Mom’s Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

 

8. Form a matching loop on the other side.

Happy Mother's Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

Happy Mom’s Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

 

9. Continue by adding two more 1.5″ loops. Cut a 2″ matching tail on the other side.

Happy Mother's Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

Happy Mom’s Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

 

10. Scrunch down with the Mini Bowdabra Wand.

Happy Mother's Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

Happy Mom’s Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

 

11. Thread the two tail ends of the wire through the loop.

Happy Mother's Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

Happy Mom’s Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

 

12. Pull the wire tightly and knot it in the back. Trim away excess wire. Tie a ribbon strand around the bow center to hide the wire. Leave ribbon ends for extra tails.

Happy Mother's Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

Happy Mom’s Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

 

13. Use adhesive foam to add the bow to the card. Happy Mom’s Day!

Happy Mother's Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

Happy Mom’s Day Card with Bowdabra Bow

 

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3 thoughts on “Mother’s Day Card With a Pretty Sheer Bowdabra Bow

  • Mary Lou Bauer

    I’m wondering shy I don’t have the measuring tool in my kits. I have purchased both sizes of the Bowdabra. I would like to know how to get that part for my two bow makers. Thanks!

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