Pretty Petal Bow Tutorial

Pretty Petal Bow Tutorial
Step 1: Cut a length of wired ribbon for the center of bow. Tie a loose knot in the center, and set aside.

Pretty Petal Bow Tutorial
Step 2: Make a circle of wired ribbon that is the desired width for the bow. (Note: Our example is about 6 inches.) Continue winding the ribbon around the circle for 8 to 10 loops, depending on the fullness you want. (Note: Ours has 9 loops that will form 18 petals.) Press ribbon flat, and snip each corner diagonally with scissors.

Pretty Petal Bow Tutorial
Step 3: Reposition the fold on the loops so that the notches ale in the center, then firmly tie with the first length of knotted ribbon.

Pretty Petal Bow Tutorial
Step 4: Press the ribbon flat, and cut diagonally at each corner as shown. Beginning on the underside, separate each petal, and twist close to center of bow, working your way around the entire bow. Fluff, then attach to package.

Pretty Petal Bow Tutorial

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