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Decorative Hair bow organizer

Make this cute and decorative hair bow organizer for all your bows and barrettes and add a stylish room adornment at the same time.

Easy to make, so neat and so useful.

hair bow organizer

hair bow organizer

 

Supplies:

  • 3 pieces of 4 feet long satin ribbon for the braid
  • 1 piece of 4 feet long satin ribbon for the bow
  • 1 piece of 4 feet long organza or satin ribbon in contrasting color
  • 1 piece 6 inches long of the purple organza
  • Bowdabra tool
  • 18 inches of Bowdabra wire
  • Silk iris flower

 

Gather your supplies.

hair bow organizer

 

1. Take two of the pieces of ribbon and tie in a knot about 4 inches down.

Bowdabra organizer

 

2. Tie the third piece around the first two.

Bowdabra organizer

 

3. Holding the three lengths of ribbon together, insert into the Bowdabra tool to ‘anchor’ your ribbon for your braid.


Bowdabra organizer

Note: The Bowdabra tool comes in very handy anytime you want to do a craft that involves a braid. Use the tool as an anchor to begin your braid.

4. Pull tightly and begin your braid.

Bowdabra organizer

 

Bowdabra organizer

5. Continue until your braid is the desired length.

Bowdabra organizer

6. Tie the three pieces together at the end.

Bowdabra organizer

 

Create your bow.

1. Fold your bowdabra wire in half and insert into the bowdabra tool.

Put together your different colored ribbon. Insert into the tool leaving a 3 inch tail.

hair bow organizer

 

2. Twist the ribbon so that the purple ribbon will be on the inside of your loop.

hair bow organizer

 

3. Make a loop and bring to the other side.

hair bow organizer

hair bow organizer

4. Continue twisting each time you make a loop. Continue until you have 3 loops on each side.

hair bow organizer

5. Pull your bowdabra wire up and insert the two loose ends into the loop end. Pull together tightly. Turn the bow over and tie the wire at the back. Do NOT cut your wire yet.

hair bow organizer

6. Spread and twist your loops out until you have a fluffy bow.

hair bow organizer

7.  Tie the 6 inch piece of organza at the middle of the bow.

hair bow organizer

8. Tie the bow tightly to the top of the braided ribbon.

.hair bow organizer

9. Using hot glue, glue your flower to the center of your bow.

hair bow organizer

hair bow organizer

hair bow organizer
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