{Bridal Fashion} Bridesmaid Headband

how to make a bow for Bridesmaid

Design your own bridesmaid fashion headband for your fall wedding. The heat and humidity of summer is but a memory. What a perfect time for a wedding. This style headband is the perfect accent in any kind of weather and looks great with hair if is up or down. Ribbon line a thin wire headband, add stiff felt, layer gems, and finish with a sparkle Mini Bowdabra Bow.


Materials Needed:

  • Thin Wire Headband
  • Thin Width Black Ribbon
  • Gold Sparkle Ribbon
  • Assorted Gems
  • Stiff Black Felt
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Mini Bowdabra w/Ruler
  • Bowdabra Bow Wire


  1. Begin by gathering all the materials you will need to make the headband. You will want to wrap ribbon around a thin width headband along with hot gluing an oval piece of hard black felt, to it.  Cut a length of bow wire, fold in half and insert into the bow maker.  You will have a loop on one side and two wires on the other.

Bow Making Tutorials

  1. To make the bow for the headband cut ribbon and fold the ribbon in half. At the half way point with good side facing down press the ribbon into the Mini Bowdabra.

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  1. Fold and twist the ribbon at the 1.5″ mark on each side.

Easy Bow Making Instructions


  1. Finish with smaller 1″ Scrunch down with the Mini Bowdabra Wand.

How to Make Bows with Ribbon

  1. Thread the two tail ends of the Bowdabra Bow Wire through the loop.

How to Make a Ribbon Bow

  1. Pull the wire tightly.

Make a Bow with Ribbon

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

How to Make Professional Bows

  1. Trim away excess wire and hot glue a thin width piece of ribbon around the bow.

Easy Bow Making Instructions

  1. Hot glue the bow onto the black felt. To finish hot glue an assortment of gems onto the black felt.

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