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Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

The Twisted Boutique Bow is so much fun to make!  Visit our step-by-step written tutorial along with our video tutorial to learn how.  Once you have mastered the Twisted Boutique Bow you are ready to make a Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow.

Materials Needed for One Bow:

Twisted Stacked Boutique Hair Bow 15

  • 10″ of 7/8″ wide Grosgrain
  • 23″ of 5/8″ wide One-Sided Grosgrain
  • 5″ of 3/8″ wide Grosgrain
  • 2 Beads
  • Mini Bowdabra
  • Hair Bow Tool & Ruler
  • Bowdabra Bow Wire
  • French Clip
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Seamstress Tape
  • Scissors
  • Clear Nail Polish or Scissors

Instructions:

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

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

2. Place the Hair Bow Tool & Ruler onto the Mini Bowdabra. Next, cut 12″ of Bowdabra Bow Wire and fold the wire in half.  Place the wire into the Mini Bowdabra.

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

3. Cut 10″ of 7/8″ wide grosgrain. Place one end into the Mini Bowdabra, fold the other end over the towers and into the other side.  This will form a loop.

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

4. Press the loop into the Mini Bowdabra to form the 4″ wide bow tie.

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

5. Next, cut a 5″ wide ribbon strand.  Dovetail the ends of the ribbon.  Press the ribbon into the Mini Bowdabra.

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

6. Make a 3″ wide Twisted Boutique Bow using 18″ of ribbon. Video tutorial for making a Twisted Boutique Bow here.

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

7. Cut 5″ of 3/8″ wide grosgrain ribbon.  Dovetail one end of the ribbon, place the other end into the Mini Bowdabra.  Fold the ribbon at the 1″ mark to form a point.

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

8. Make a point at the other side.

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

9. Scrunch down with the Mini Bowdabra Wand.

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

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

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

11. Pull the wire tightly.

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

12. Remove the bow from the Mini Bowdabra and knot the back.

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

13. Thread two beads onto the wire and place another knot in the back of the bow.

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

14. Trim away excess wire and glue a french clip to the back of the bow.

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

15. Follow the instructions to make matching hair clips.

Hair Bow Tutorial - Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

Hair Bow Tutorial – Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

 

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Stacked Twisted Boutique Hair Bow

 

Stacked Twisted Boutique Bow

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