Candy Corn Pigtail Hair-Bows

Candy Corn Pigtail Hair-Bows
By Danielle
More from this author

Candy Corn Pigtail Hair-Bows

Fall Candy Corn Hair-Bows

Contributor post by Danielle at Korker Krazy


Halloween is right around the corner and we all know that means candy! My daughter loves Candy Corn so these pigtail candy corn hair-bows I made were perfect for her and will look adorable through the fall!



Supplies Needed:
7/8" Grosgrain Ribbon in White, Yellow and Orange
3/8" Grosgrain Ribbon in Yellow
Alligator Clips
Scissors/Wood Burner
Lighter
Upholstery Thread
Hot Glue Gun & Glue


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5765


Cut two 4" pieces of each of your 7/8" ribbons. Heat seal the ribbon ends


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5766


Fold the ends of your ribbon together to form a circle.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5767


Flatten out your circle making sure the fold is in the center.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5769


Crease the center of your bow - wrap the center with your upholstery thread and tie off the thread.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5770


Repeat the above steps with your orange ribbon.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5771


Repeat the above steps with your yellow ribbon.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5772


You now have 3 bows - 1 of each color.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5773


Start with the white bow on top, followed by the orange. Put a dab of hot glue on the bottom center of the white bow, smash your orange bow up against the white bow. Hold the bows together until the glue dries.  You can also tie your thread around the center to pull tightly together as well.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5774


Put a dab of hot glue on the bottom center of the orange bow, smash your yellow bow up against the orange bow. Hold the bows together until the glue dries or tie another string around the center to hold in place until dry.


Make sure your centers are lined up.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5775


Flip your bow over, hot glue your 3/8" yellow ribbon to the back.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5776


Wrap the yellow ribbon around the front of the bow, covering the thread wrapped centers of each bow.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5777


Cut your ribbon, heat seal the end and glue it down over top of the piece that is already glued there.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5778


Use your matching 3/8" ribbon to line your alligator clip.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5780


Glue your lined clip to the back center of your bow.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5781


Repeat the above steps with your other set of ribbons. Make sure when you line up your bows that both sets are in the same order - yellow, orange, white.


Candy Corn Hair-Bow DSCN5782


I just love the way these fall candy corn hair-bows turned out! They were so easy to make! I see myself making some of these in Christmas colors soon!



Visit the rest of our blog for more Halloween Hair-Bow Tutorials, Crafting Tutorials and DIY Instructions like this candy corn hair-bow!

4 years ago
Comments