How to Make Different Bows for a Christmas wreath?

Make a personal touch wreath on your front doors with one of those pretty bows you can make your own bows it’s really a fun to make creative and really easy on the budget you have planned for decorations. Initially start with some wire edged ribbon that is firm, sturdy and is about 1 inch in width. Then take make another ribbon and tie it in a loose knot just repeat the same steps. Keep some more ribbon the same kind and just circled it on top of itself about 10 loops more or less depending on how big you want your bow to be kept.

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Then take your scissors and snip off the edges for getting perfect finishing. Just do one pre fold your bow to get a little bit of floral wiring and bring together the center of the bow has to open so that slicing right down the middle can be done easily made a point in the center of the wreath. Go ahead and turn your petals in a counter clockwise direction in the bow which will make your petals to flushed out, move ahead and take that knot that make work easier. Place it in the center tie it in the back of the wreath. And you have a beautiful and attractive bow ready for hanging. For the Floral Bow initially start with some ribbon that’s wired edged and at least 1 inch in width. Then make figure of 8 loops as you go pinching the ribbon in the middle of the bow. Once you have done with it take a little bit of floral wiring and wrap it real tight around the center. You will get most beautiful festive floral bow for the celebration. The two tone Bow which are too classical for the neat and polished look of your house. Next start with 1 piece of ribbon and another one that too just slightly thinner and thicker ribbon now brings the ends together put a bit of hot glue in it and then press down keep holding until there are slicked nicely secure the bow. Now take your thinner and small strip of ribbon then bring those ends repeat the same steps.

Put a little more hot glue press down with the other end. Place a third strip of ribbon. Actually the same ribbon should be used for the thinner strip and flip those ribbons. Now tie it nicely and loose so it does not gather the bow too tightly.  The final bow is to be Flatten layered bow. By cutting a piece of ribbon that has to be long as you want for tail to be fixed in the wreath and make a loose knot in the center and  move ahead then cut 3 lengths of ribbon each one gradually getting shorter. Now start with the longest ribbon take a little bit of glue and apply it to one end and put the other end on top of the bow. Then take the next ribbon and repeat with the same steps so that ribbon will be shortest length in each ribbons move ahead and put a little glue. And stack ribbons and another ribbon to be glued, and the final ribbon. And take the ribbon that we’ve already cut the center put a knot and flip your bow around to make another knot in the back so that you will get your flat layered bow.

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