British fashion designer, Jenny Packham, said, “Sometimes simple accessories are all you need to when your dress speaks for itself.”
One simple accessory that would make your outfit cute and elegant is a perfect hair bow.
However, your dress store or fashion house may not have the precise custom hair bow you need to elevate a particular outfit in your wardrobe to its next level of elegance.
You’re tempted to put off that outfit for another day and hope that someday, you will come across the perfect hair bow fit for her. Well, your worries of hope could be put to an end, if you could only learn and become creative.
Hair bows are made with ribbons. Yes, you can do it yourself without much stress. And get all the hair bows you need for all your dresses when you need them. Without the use of substantial monetary investment, ribbons give you all the solution you need.
Ribbons have numerous prints, sizes, colors, patterns, and designs that come with it, you’re not limited to any occasion, season, event, or age. With these decorations, you could have your Christmas hair bow, holiday hair bow, baby hair bow, and a girl hair bow on the go for any occasion. Diversification in ribbon production designs makes it possible for you to fill your drawer with multiple DIY hair bows.
Things you need before you Start-
You need to get your preferred ribbon. The main focus here is the fabric you intend to use. We’ve mentioned a few types of material, and these all have their unique features. For hair bow, the thickness is the feature of concern. If you want to have a stiff hair bow, use thicker and sturdier fabric like vinyl.
Other things you want to consider is the color, prints, and pattern on your chosen fabric. Wine red with white spots or embellishment will be perfect for a Christmas hair bow. While something with flowers would be great for a girl hair bow.
You could get these in any online store like Amazon, Wal-Mart, and eBay and even in offline fabric or décor stores around you.
Lastly, you will need a medium that will fasten your custom hair bow to your hair. It could be a headband, a clip, or a rope.
It’s Time to Learn Some Crafts!
Now that you have your materials ready, it’s time to decide which type of DIY hair bow you want to make and then make one. We have two options for you, and they are all great.
This hair blow resembles the traditional men’s wear bow tie, and it is straightforward to make. Following these simple step-wise instructions will deliver your bow tie hair bow with style.
Ribbon, fabric glue, Needle, Thread, Hot glue gun, embellishment for the center of the bow, elastic of different sizes or Hair clip or headband to apply the bow to your hair.
A classic hair bow looks more elegant than the conventional bow tie hair bow. It gives you more options to style.
Ribbons are relatively cheap craft material, so you can get a lot of variety for less money and you could use it to make a lots of DIY hair bows without much stress.
These “do it yourself hair bows” could make up your accessories collection and also put some lovely, cheap, and beautiful gift items in your drawer.
Family and friends would appreciate your beautiful red Christmas bow as presents, and kids will love your kid hair bow, and your little girl will revel in flowering girl hair bow, especially on her birthday.
Always remember this as you start on your custom hair bow making spree: practice makes perfect!
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