26 Easy How to Make Hair Bows {step by step}


How to make hair bows and hair accessories that are beautiful and easy to make!  These pictured hair bow tutorials teach you how to make DIY hair ribbons, baby hair clipshair clips, crochet hair bows, baby headbands and even how to make a headband holder to keep your accessories organized.  You can show off your own sense of personal style by accessorizing your hair with these simple hair bows and flowers.  {{wink}}

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How to Make Hair Bows

How to Make Hair Bows

1.  DIY Fresh Flower Hair Bow ~ Add a fresh seasonal flower to a simple felt bow hair clip for an easy hair accessory.

2.  DIY Fabric Hairbows ~ Follow this step by step tutorial to make beautiful hairbows!  It’s a great scrap buster project that only requires minimal sewing.

3.  Doily Hair Clip ~  Transform dollar store doilies into this beautiful gardenia-inspired flower hair clip.

4.  Lace Bow Hair Clip {Anthro Knock-off} ~ Lace bows are adorable for all ages and so tres chic!  Learn how to make one using this no-sew tutorial.

Homemade Hair Bows

Homemade Hair Bows 

5.  Curly Ribbon Hair Bow ~ Learn the technique to make a corkscrew hair bow from ribbon and wooden dowels.

6.  Boutique Style Hairbow ~ This bow is a must have girl hair accessory that goes with everything and is darling to boot.

Hair Bow Tutorial

Hair Bow Tutorial

7.  Flouncy Bun Bow ~ Isn’t this a fun way to dress up a bun?!  The flouncy bow looks equally adorable on little girls too!  I love that no sewing is required.  All you need is some flouncy fabric, ie polyester, scissors, clips and your trusty E-6000 glue.

8.  DIY Pretty Little Hair Bow ~ Dress up a simple hair do with a fun hair bow.  You can make this adorable stacked bow with either felt or stiff fabric.

9.  Hair Bows {diy} ~ It’s so easy to make these cute bows.  You can attach them to a clip like the instructions show, or it would also look great attached to a headband.

Baby Hair Clips

Baby Hair Clips

10.  Simple Bow Hair Clip ~ These adorable ribbon bow hair clips are the perfect accessory for your little one.  By adding a piece of drawers liner you can turn it into a no-slip hair clip.

11.  Felt Hair Accessories {hair accessories} ~ Make these adorable felt hair accessories for your little one.  They include flower and bow hair clips and headbands. 

How to Make Baby Headbands

How to Make Baby Headbands

12. DIY Tulle Baby Headband ~ This headband is adorable, perfect for baby to toddler aged girly girls! Learn how to create this cute hair accessory with this great tutorial. She created this headband pattern to be simple enough for anyone to be able to create with ease!

13.  Box Fold Felt Flower Headband ~ Beautiful box fold felt flowers make a sweet headband for a baby girl, but change up the headband and it works for girls of all ages.  The felt flowers can also be used to make pins, accent throw pillows, or dress up an old shirt.  The gifting possibilities are endless.

14.  Spring Felt Flower ~ Isn’t this loopy flower adorable?!  You can make one by sewing a strip of felt in half lengthwise and cutting slits in it.

How to Make Bows

How to Make Bows

15.  Sunburst Flower Tutorial ~ Make you own Sunburst Flower! Perfect for headbands, bag decor, etc.

16.  Ric Rac Flower Tutorial ~ These ric rac flowers are adorable and could be used to make so many different accessories! All you need is some ric rac, a button and needle and thread. Easy to make, cute to wear!

17. Interchangeable Fabric Flower Tutorial ~ These no-sew flowers are easy peasy and only cost a couple dollars to make. Tutorial shows you two varieties, a rolled flower and a ribbon flower.

How to Make a Headband

How to Make a Headband

18.  How to Make a Rose Petal Headband ~ Love headbands?! Create this headband with simple steps for you or your little girl. Perfect for photo-shoot props and everyday use. This Rose Petal Headband is no-sew and fast to create!

19.  Old Clothing Repurposed Hair Bows {Hair Accessories} ~ Kids grow so fast so why not take some of those cute grown-out-of clothing and turn them into adorable hair accessories! Genius idea! Your girly girl will have some cute new hair bows after this great tutorial!

20.  DIY Velvet Bow Headband ~ This is a quick and easy tutorial for making a fun hair accessory.  The velvet bow is made using velvet ribbon and then hot glued onto the headband.  This would be simple and fun favors for a tween party. 

21.  Boutique Headband Tutorial ~ Have you ever seen a more gorgeous headband?!  Seriously.  I love the combination of the french netting, rhinestones, feathers, tulle and ribbon.  To make it much easier on you, the entire list of supplies and where you can find them are listed.

22.  Bow Headband ~ This is a quick and easy tutorial for making a fun hair accessory.  The fabric bow is made using hot glue, and then hand stitched onto the headband.  This is a simple and fun craft perfect for gift giving!

23.  Free Pattern: Knit Bow Headband ~ This was a little bow that I created a while back for a friend’s birthday present.  It has a free printable pattern.

headband holder

Headband Holder 

24.  Headband Holder DIY ~ Reclaimed pallet boards and clothes clips were used to beautifully store and display headbands.

25.  Hanging Headband Holder ~ With ribbon and elastic make the perfect organizer for all those headbands and barrettes! It hangs the full length of an interior door for max storage capacity. 

26.  DIY Headband Holder ~ A recycled oatmeal container was wrapped in burlap to make this decorative headband holder.  Use any fabric to coordinate with your decor.


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