Irrespective of how a lot I plan and irrespective of what number of bows I purchase for present wrapping at Christmas, there are at all times some straggler presents needing bows that I don’t have sufficient for. That precise factor occurred to me yesterday, so I scoured Youtube in search of a solution to my dilemma and I discovered this sensible Youtube tutorial that confirmed precisely tips on how to make a bow from wrapping paper. It was so good for my downside as a result of wrapping paper was the one factor I at all times have loads of as a result of I purchase it on sale after Christmas for pennies on the greenback at Greenback Tree, Interest Foyer, or Michael’s Craft Retailer. So I obtained began by chopping a 12″ lengthy, 4″ broad piece of wrapping paper and folded it in half and reduce out a type of fish form as seen right here.
Then I unfolded it and at that time, it appears sort of like a pair of glasses, then you definately reduce small notches on alternating sides to interlock the bow.
You then simply lock the notches collectively pinch within the center and you’ve got a stunning bow!
These bows are so lovely, they went far past my expectations. The truth is, my children got here downstairs and noticed me making these bows and simply stood there watching, they have been so intrigued by the best way the notches simply linked collectively and made a bow, all of them sat across the household desk and pitched in, making about twenty bows every. My daughter commented that she wished we might give simply bows for Christmas, lol. One factor for positive, we can have sufficient bows for subsequent yr as properly!