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Big Ribbon, Little Bow-Tie Tutorial!

Learn how to make your own bow-ties!

Contributor post by Danielle at Korker Krazy

Nothing says “sweet” like an adorable little bow-tie!  Whether you need to make one for a dapper little dude or want to create some bow-tie hair-bows or hair-clippies to match a Valentine’s Day outfit, the basic instructions of making a bow-tie are very easy and you can then attach the finished bow to either bow-tie hardware, a hair-clip or barrette, or sew it directly to a headband. Continue reading

Trendy GOLD pigtail bows!

diy glitter gold bow tie hair bow

Contributor post by Brittany

The gold color craze continues this Spring/Summer season!  Metallic, glittery, shiny or matte– gold continues to be one of the hottest trends right now! My daughter’s closet has numerous darling little outfits accented in gold for the warmer season. From gold polka dots on bright Spring colors to glittering gold initial monograms, these adorable trendy outfits definitely need the perfect girly hair accessory to compliment them. My blonde beauty will be rocking some fabulous gold sparkly pigtail bows this season to perfectly compliment her outfits! Keep reading to learn how to make your very own in minutes! Continue reading

Adjustable Bow Ties for Boys!

 My 7th-grade son completely floored me last week when he offhandedly mentioned that if I was out shopping, he wouldn’t mind having a bow-tie for Thur. dress-up days at school. He then admitted that there were some high school boys who had started wearing them.  I stand amazed {and in fear} in the power of “cool kids” to sway younger minds.  Had I suggested the bow tie, I can only imagine the ensuing monologue of how crazy, out-of-touch, un-stylish, un-cool, {insert un-everything else} of a mom I am.  Thankfully, I love bow-ties, so this is a win-win!  I had to giggle when I read Brittany’s “Bow Tie” post she recently submitted, and now I am off to match some ribbon colors to my sons’ dress shirts…

DIY bow tie

Contributor post by Brittany

Today I am bringing you something totally different… this post is for BOYS! That’s right, I am momentarily stepping away from the sparkles to show you how to create this absolutely ADORABLE bow tie for sweet little boys! So for all of you mommies out there that are eager to make your son something super special and creative (and not to mention super easy!) this one’s for you! Continue reading

Fancy Bowtie Bow

Bow-Tie HairBow

Contributor post by Cassie

Hey guys,

It is Cassie here from CuppyCake GumDrop Boutique & More. I am going to show you how to make what I call a ” Fancy Bowtie Bow ” My girls absolutely loves these. They have many in different prints and colors. The best part is they can be created a number of ways. You can use 7/8″, 1″, 1.5″ and bigger to create this kind of bow! Today, I am going to show you how to make it using 1.5″ ribbon. So let’s get creating.

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