Activity 135:  Hair Bows

In one of our online classes, Morag taught us to make pretty hair bows. This is a simple way of making your own hair decorations using any scraps of left over fabric. 

You Will Need: 

  • Fabric: 15cm x 25cm

  • Elastic Hair Band

  • Thread

  • Sewing Needle

  • Scissors

  • Pattern

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Step by step guide:

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Cut out your paper template.

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Use your template to cut out the fabric. You will need to cut two out.

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Using the gap, turn your bow inside out, so that the pattern is showing. A pencil or stick will help you to push out the edges. Sew the gap together to seal the bow shut.

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Place your bow through the middle of the hair elastic and tie it on.

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Place your two pieces of fabric right side together and sew around the edge, leaving a small gap.

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Wear it yourself or give it as a gift!

If you try this, please send us a photo!