A piece of ribbon that is not currently tied to a box can still be used to tie a bow. A knot should be tied in the middle of the ribbon so that the length of both the left and right sides are the same. 2
How to make a bow with ribbon?
The following is an in-depth instruction that will walk you through the process of tying a bow using ribbon: 1.Measure out a length of ribbon that is approximately 18 inches long and cut it.2.Fold the ribbon in half lengthwise so that both ends are the same length.3.Place the right end over the left end and then place the left end over the right end.
- Place the left end over the right end so that they are crisscrossed.
How do you attach a bow to a gift?
These bows add the finishing touch that’s been missing! Floral wire is what I use to secure the bow in place where I want it to be. To embellish a present or package, I tie a back knot with an additional length of ribbon and thread it through the first piece. I use this ribbon to tie the bow on top of the present, and the gift itself sits on the top of the bow.