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Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

Create beautiful spring themed floral hair clips with a Bowdabra Bow.  Use the Mini Bowdabra with Ruler to make a multi-layered bow.  Finish the bow with a silk flower in the center.  Attach the bow to an alligator clip or bobby pin.

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Materials Needed:

  • 1.5″ Wide Ribbbon 34″ long (bottom bow)
  • assorted width ribbon 28″ long (top bow)
  • 5/8″ wide ribbon 4″ long (ribbon spray)
  • silk flower
  • bobby pin or alligator clip
  • seamstress tape
  • scissors
  • hot glue gun

Instructions:

1. Begin by gathering all the materials you will need to make these spring floral hair bows.

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

 

2. Cut 34″ of 1.5″ wide ribbon, dovetail the ends.  Fold the ribbon in half to create a crease.  At the crease mark press the ribbon in the Mini Bowdabra.

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

 

3. Fold and press the ribbon at the 2.5″ mark to create a total of four loops.

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

 

4. Next, add another layer of ribbon.  Make the loops at the 2″ mark.

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

 

5. Add a 4″ ribbon spray, dovetail the ends.  Scrunch down with the Mini Bowdabra Wand.

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

 

6. Place the two tail ends of Bowdabra Bow Wire through the loop.

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

 

7. Pull the wire tightly.

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

 

8. Remove the bow and bring the wire around to the back.  Knot the wire and trim away excess.

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

 

9. Hot glue a bobby pin to the back of the bow and a flower to the center of the bow.

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

 

10. Follow the instructions to make several spring floral hair clips with bows.

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

Spring Floral Hair Clips with Bowdabra Bow

 

Tutorial by Bowdabra Designer Sarah Forhan

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