How to Make a Double Tied Bow

A double tied bow is used for gift wrapping and hair accessories.

Steps

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    Select the ribbon to be tied into a bow.
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    Fold it to make two loops (as for a normal bow) and a single long tail.
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    Fold the long tail back behind the two loops. This creates a third loop.
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    Fold the long tail back toward you. Slip it under the top ribbon length.
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    Tie it together. Use another ribbon around the middle of the looped ribbon, tied in a normal bow. The whole bow should now appear to have four loops and is double tied.
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    Finished.

Things You'll Need

  • Long ribbon for the large bow
  • Shorter ribbon for the little bow

Article Info

Categories: Gift Wrapping