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6 Easy Ways To Create DIY Designer Fall Bows And Wreath With Bowdabra

Let’s talk BOWS! Mainly, the super easy ways of how to make designer fall bows. They can set off any gift or wreath or door hanger or literally ANYTHING. Today Bowdabra is going to share 6 ways to create DIY designer fall bows and wreaths.

Get all of your ribbons together!

Watch Nick from Nick’s Seasonal Décor on Bowdabra Facebook Live, with funky and traditional bows and a wreath. Follow the step-by-step instructions and create perfect DIY designer fall bow wreaths. Tune in to learn the process from scratch!

 

Traditional Designer Bow (Starts At 2:43)

Materials Required:

 

Long Tail Bow

Traditional Designer Long Tail Bow

Process:

  1. Nick folds the bow wire in half and tucks it underneath the Bowdabra.
  2. After cutting off the tails (24” on either side) from the flannel red-green check plaid ribbon roll, he places them right into the Bowdabra.
  3. He takes the ribbon, flips it inside out, places it on the Bowdabra, and creates 9 loops.
  4. Next, he pulls the bow wire from one end to the other and ties the bow.
  5. He finishes off by fluffing all the loops and cutting the dovetail pattern on the tail ends.

 

Funky Bow (Starts At 7:05)

Materials Required:

  • 100-Yard Bowdabra Bow Wire
  • Large Bowdabra
  • Sheer Ribbon Roll
  • Red-White Polka Dotted Ribbon Roll

 

Christmas bow

Funky Bow

Process:

  1. Nick folds the bow wire in half and tucks it underneath the Bowdabra.
  2. Using the sheer ribbon, he creates one loop, cuts it off, and places it right into the Bowdabra.
  3. He takes the red-white polka-dotted ribbon, creates one loop, cuts it off, and places it right into the Bowdabra.
  4. Using both of the ribbons simultaneously, he creates 4 more loops in the same process.
  5. He creates a total of 6 loops.
  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.

 

Mini Bow (Starts At 12:00)

Materials Required:

  • 100-Yard Bowdabra Bow Wire
  • Mini Bowdabra
  • Silver Shimmer Ribbon Roll

 

How to make mini bow

DIY Mini Bow

Process:

  1. Nick folds the bow wire in half and tucks it underneath the Bowdabra.
  2. After cutting off the tails from the silver shimmer ribbon roll, he places them right into the Bowdabra.
  3. He creates 2 big loops on either side of the Bowdabra.
  4. Next, he creates 1 button loop.
  5. He secures the bow with several wire knots in the back and finishes off by fluffing the loops and cutting the dovetail pattern on all the tail ends.

 

Blue Ribbon Bow (Starts At 14:30)

Materials Required:

  • 100-Yard Bowdabra Bow Wire
  • Large Bowdabra
  • 1 ½” Sheer Blue Ribbon Roll

 

long tail ribbon bow

Blue 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 sheer blue ribbon roll, he places them right into the Bowdabra.
  3. He takes the ribbon, flips it inside out, places it on the Bowdabra, and creates 3 big loops (4”) on either side of the Bowdabra.
  4. Using the same ribbon, he creates 2 comparatively smaller loops (2 ½”-3”) on either side of the Bowdabra.
  5. He secures the bow with several wire knots in the back and finishes off by fluffing the loops.

 

Funky Traditional Bow (Starts At 17:30)

Materials Required:

  • 100-Yard Bowdabra Bow Wire
  • Large Bowdabra
  • 1 ½” White-Black Halloween Ribbon Roll

 

ribbon bow

Funky 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 white-black Halloween ribbon roll, he places them right into the Bowdabra.
  3. Using the same ribbon, he creates one loop, cuts it off, and places it right into the Bowdabra.
  4. In the same process, he creates 4 more loops.
  5. He creates a total of 5 loops.
  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.

 

Designer Fall Bow Wreath (Starts At 21:34)

Materials Required:

 

DIY Wreath

Fall Bow Wreath

Process:

  1. Nick folds the bow wire in half and tucks it underneath the Bowdabra.
  2. After cutting off the tails from the 2 ½” chequered ribbon roll, he places them right into the Bowdabra.
  3. Next, he takes the ribbon, flips it inside out, places it on the Bowdabra, and creates 9 loops.
  4. Then, he pulls the bow wire from one end to the other and ties the bow.
  5. Finally, he finishes it off by fluffing all the loops.
  6. In the end, he sticks the bow securely to the wreath and adds some greenery, and yellow hydrangea decorative picks with hot glue.

 

Fall bows and wreaths

How to make Fall bows and wreaths

 

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