How to Make a Tailored Bow

Bows add polish to packages, wreaths, and all kinds of holiday decorating, and these beauties do it with ease.

Tailored Bow

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A modern, chunky spin the classic bow, you can make this tailored bow in two easy steps.

Step 1

Tailored Bow Step 1

Cut a piece of ribbon twice the desired length of the finished bow. Form the piece into a loop and secure with glue. Flatten the loop and secure in the center with glue. Cut another piece of ribbon and wrap it around the center.

Step 2

Tailored Bow Step 2

Glue the ends of the wrapped center to the back of the finished bow.