Archives

DIY Patriotic Wreath to Show off Your Patriotic Pride

Do-it-yourself is nothing new – we have always made things with our own hands – yet it is on-trend once again. It is always better to DIY, even when it’s something as special as a Patriotic Wreath! Show off Your Patriotic Pride with a DIY Patriotic Wreath now!

If you’ve ever wondered how to make a bow or a bow wreath like you see on the internet, look no further! Watch Nick from Nick’s Seasonal Décor on Bowdabra Facebook Live, with funky and traditional bows, and a DIY Patriotic wreath, teaching us the process from scratch. Tune in to learn just how to use the Bowdabra to create gorgeous bows that you can add to your Wreaths or any décor!

Funky Bow (Starts at 2:03)

Materials required:

 

DIY Funky Bow

Funky Bow

Process:

  1. Nick folds the bow wire in half and tucks it underneath the Bowdabra.
  2. After cutting off the tails from the Navy Blue Plaid Wired Ribbon and Red and White Plaid Wired Ribbon roll, he places them right into the Bowdabra.
  3. Next, he creates one loop using the Red and White Plaid Ribbon, cuts it off, and places it right into the Bowdabra.
  4. He creates one loop using the Navy Blue Plaid Ribbon, cuts it off, and places it right into the Bowdabra.
  5. In the same fashion, he creates more 4 loops with both of the ribbons alternatively.
  6. To secure the bow, he pulls the bow wire from one end to the other and makes slip knots.
  7. He finishes off by fluffing the loops and cutting the dovetail pattern on the tail ends.

 

Multi-Ribbon Bow (Starts at 10:21)

Materials required:

 

DIY Multi-Ribbon Bow

Multi-Ribbon Bow

Process:

  1. Nick folds the bow wire in half and tucks it underneath the Bowdabra.
  2. After cutting off the tails from the Blue Ribbon, he places them right into the Bowdabra.
  3. Next, he creates 3 loops on either side of the Bowdabra.
  4. After cutting off the tails from the Red Ribbon, he places them right into the Bowdabra.
  5. He creates 2 loops on either side of the Bowdabra.
  6. After cutting off the tails from the Beige Ribbon, he places them right into the Bowdabra.
  7. He creates 1 button loop on the Bowdabra with the Beige Ribbon.
  8. He pulls the bow wire from one end to the other and ties the bow.
  9. He finishes off by fluffing all the loops and cutting the dovetail pattern on all the tail ends.

 

Traditional Bow (Starts at 17:12)

Materials required:

 

DIY Traditional Bow

Traditional Bow

Process:

  1. Nick folds the bow wire in half and tucks it underneath the Bowdabra.
  2. After cutting off the tails from the Rustic ribbon roll, he places them right into the Bowdabra.
  3. Then, he creates 9 loops on the Bowdabra to give it a traditional bow design.
  4. He secures the bow with several wire knots in the back and finishes off by fluffing the loops and cutting the dovetail pattern on the tail ends.

 

DIY Patriotic Wreath with a Funky Bow (Starts at 21:51)

Materials required:

 

DIY Patriotic Wreath with a Funky Bow

Patriotic Wreath with a Funky Bow

Process:

  1. Nick folds the bow wire in half and tucks it underneath the Bowdabra.
  2. Next, he creates 1 loop from the Red White and Blue Stripes ribbon roll, cuts it off, and places it right into the Bowdabra.
  3. After cutting off the tails from the same ribbon roll, he places them right into the Bowdabra.
  4. He creates another loop from the Red White and Blue Stripes ribbon roll, cuts it off, and places it right into the Bowdabra.
  5. In the same fashion, he creates 2 more loops with the same ribbon roll.
  6. He secures the bow with several wire knots in the back and finishes off by fluffing the loops and cutting the dovetail pattern on the tail ends.
  7. In the end, he sticks the bow securely with hot glue to the wreath and adds some red poppy flower decorative picks and white flower greenery picks too.

Voila! You made a DIY Patriotic Wreath!

Please join us on Mondays at 4:00 p.m. PST, 5:00 p.m. MST, 6:00 p.m. CST, and 7:00 p.m. EST each week for another fun Facebook live.

DIY Patriotic Wreath and Bows

Create DIY Patriotic Wreath and Bows

Did you miss any Facebook lives?  You can find DIY decor bows and more at the Bowdabra blog!  

If you want the ribbons used in these projects check out Bowdabra’s patriotic ribbon kit!

 

Download FREE Bowdabra App

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

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
By using our website, you consent to our use of cookies as described in our cookie policy. You can withdraw your consent at any time. Learn more