To make a paper bow tie,grab some construction,origami,or scrapbooking paper and cut it down to the width you want your bow tie to be. Next,fold the paper like a fan,keeping the folds 1鈦? inch apart. Keep flipping and folding the paper until you reach the other end. Then,fold the fan in half to find the center and make a crease.
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How do you make a bow tie?
Use a 3 to 1 ratio for length and width and make the length twice the desired length of the finished bow tie. For example, if you want your bow tie to be 6 by 4 in (15 by 10 cm), then cut out a fabric rectangle that is 12 by 4 in (30 by 10 cm). Cut a 3 by 1 in (7.6 by 2.5 cm) strip of fabric for the center of the bow.
How do you make a bow out of paper?
If you are starting with square paper, you can fold the paper in half and then cut it along the crease, which means you can make 2 bows with the paper. Fold the paper in half, top to bottom. Fold all four corners inwards. Fold the top and bottom edges to the central crease. Fold the paper in half, left to right.
Is there a printable template for a bow tie?
I have designed a template for the bow tie and put it on a pdf. You should be able to download it and then print it. From there, simply cut the pieces out (there are 4) . This is my first time creating a printable template, so if it doesn’t work, please tell me in the comment section below, and I’ll try to fix it.
Why do you make paper bow ties?
I’ve made paper bow ties on several occasions, and always enjoyed doing so. They create not only the ability to look fancy in a pinch, but more so an interesting equilibrium between formality and casualness.