How Do You Make Oversized Hair Bows?
Making hair bows can be a special activity for you and your daughter. Many work-at-home moms also make hair bows to sell to friends or online. Over-sized hair bows have come into style lately, seen on everyone from toddlers to teenage girls. Cut 7/8-inch ribbon into 30-inch long pieces. Each piece will make one bow. Cut the ends off diagonally, and apply fray-check to the ends. Let dry. This will prevent the ends from fraying. Cut the floral wire into 4-inch pieces, one for each bow. Set aside. Make the first two loops. Hold the 30-inch long ribbon at one end, letting it hang down. With your other hand, grab the ribbon about 5 inches down from the top. Then, lift the ribbon up and loop it over where your thumb was grabbing the ribbon, so that you have a loop about 5 inches from the top, and a tail of about 2 inches hanging down. Firmly holding the ribbon in place, loop it again on the other side, so that you have a figure eight. Make two more loops, so that you have four large loops in