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Wedding DIY Ideas with Sandy Sandler the Creator of the Bowdabra

Watch Sandy Sandler as she makes some DIY wedding bows, wrist corsage, head bows, pew bows and more at this week’s Facebook Live.

PRETTY PONYTAIL HOLDER/PEW BOW

Sandy begins the project with two beautiful dovetailed white ribbons (1 yard each). She scrunches them in the Large Bowdabra, making loops. Then, she tops it with a pretty glitter tulle (8” long) and adds some pretty pink rose picks over it. She ties it all to finish the cute little ponytail holder that can also be used as a bridesmaid bo

Pretty Ponytail Holder bow

PRETTY PONYTAIL HOLDER/PEW BOW

PRETTY LITTLE WRIST CORSAGE

Sandy uses the silver sparkle mesh (6” wide and 29” long) that scrunches along with a tulle (2” wide and 36” long). She tops it with a pretty little pick and ties it all to finish the pretty little corsage that can be tied to the wrist.

PRETTY LITTLE WRIST CORSAGE

PRETTY LITTLE WRIST CORSAGE

WEDDING RECEPTION CHAIR BOW/PEW BOW

Sandy scrunches a Bowdabra mesh ribbon (6” wide and 4 yards long) making loops with twist and turn method. She tops it with silver mesh (1 yard and 16” long) again making loops with twist and turn method. She adds some Bowdabra rhinestone ribbons (9” each) over it with two pretty dovetailed ribbons (1.5” wide and 18” long) and a beautiful pick. Sandy scrunches few beautiful dovetailed pink ribbons (1.5” wide and 16” long) making loops and shapes the loops and the tails to finish the super simple yet pretty bow that can be used as chair bow in wedding receptions or as a pew bow.

WEDDING RECEPTION CHAIR BOW/PEW BOW

WEDDING RECEPTION CHAIR BOW/PEW BOW

WORRY-FREE BRIDAL/GIRL HEADPIECE BOW

Sandy starts the project with a tulle (8” wide and 4.5 yards long). She folds it four times and scrunches it in the Bowdabra and adds some designer dovetailed ribbons over it (1.5” wide and 10” long each), topping it with  beautiful lace (2.5” wide). She adds a pretty golden wired mesh (4” wide and 14” long) and ties it all, shaping the loops to finish the bridal/girl headpiece.

Worry-Free Bridal Girl Headpiece Bow

WORRY-FREE BRIDAL/GIRL HEADPIECE BOW

MINI WRIST CORSAGE/HAIR BOW

Sandy switches to Mini Bowdabra for this project. She adds a tulle (5” wide and 21” long) making loops along with another tulle (4” wide and 12” long), again making loops. Next, she scrunches some pretty petals ((1.5” wide and 5” long)) over it and adds a tulle folded in half (2” wide and 5” long). She tops it with a pretty little pearl pick. Finally, she ties it together.  Then she adjusts the petals to finish the pretty hair bow/wrist corsage.

MINI WRIST CORSAGE/HAIR BOW

MINI WRIST CORSAGE/HAIR BOW

ELEGANT PEW BOW

Sandy returns to the Large Bowdabra. She adds some golden decorative ribbons (2” wide and 26” long and 2.5” wide and 26” long) in the Bowdabra making loops with a twist and turn method. Then, she adds another ribbon (15.5” long) to it along with a few pieces of Bowdabra rhinestone ribbon to it. She ties it all to finish the super simple bow that can be used as bridal shower decorations.

ELEGANT PEW BOW

ELEGANT PEW BOW

SPECTACULAR BIG BOW

Sandy uses a gorgeous big green ribbon in the Large Bowdabra making loops with twist and turn method. She ties it and shapes the loops to finish the gorgeous green bow that you can use as wedding décor bow.

SPECTACULAR BIG BOW

SPECTACULAR BIG BOW

HELPFUL TIPS

Keep these ready when you watch this video to start making awesome fun projects and super simple bows in minutes:
• Large Bowdabra
• Mini Bowdabra
• Bowdabra wire
• Patterned ribbons in various lengths
* Glitter Mesh Metallic

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