{No Sew} Bow Tie Favors :: Tutorial

bow tie favor on bag 2

 Who said bow ties were only for boys?!? Not the case! They make a great favor for a bow tie themed baby shower! And there is NO SEWING! Just a little hot glue!

bow tie favor cut fabric

Start with two scraps if fabric: 9″ x4″ and 2″x4″.

bow tie favor fold 1

With the larger piece of fabric, fold the edges in and use an iron to press them down.

bow tie favor fold 2

Then take the sides and fold them into the middle, overlapping them a little bit, and press again.

bow tie favor fold 3

With the smaller scrap, fold the long sides and press them just as you did with the larger scrap.

bow tie favor pinch

Take the large piece and pinch it in the middle forming the bow.

bow tie favor middle wrap

Wrap the smaller fabric strip around the center.

bow tie favor back

Adhere the strip in the back with a little bit of hot glue. Trim the edge.

bow tie favor pin

Hot glue a pin to the back. (you could use this for a barrette or headband as well)

bow tie favor 3 bow ties

Super cute, huh? And wayyyyy fast. I was so surprised at how fast this went.

bow tie favor on gable box

The pin makes a great favor box adornment.

bow tie favor on gable box with punch

Look at how it ties in al the party supplies!

bow tie favor on gable box with punch closer

And the printable is the icing on top! After all, bow ties aren’t just for boys!!!


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One Comment

  1. Posted April 14, 2013 at 6:47 pm | Permalink

    What an adorable favor box idea! These would look so cute at a Little Man themed party. Thanks for helping with the bow tie party. The visuals were great!
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