Here's How You Get the Perfect Bow Every Time

No more loopy knots! Learn how to tie the perfect bow like a pro.
by Pam Carlota   |  Dec 20, 2016
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Every person knows how to tie a bow, but not all can achieve the perfect one. Watch this neat and easy trick to top that perfect bow on your gifts.

STEP 1: Wrap the ribbon around the box, making sure they're at equal lengths on each side of the box.

STEP 2: Tie the first knot.

STEP 3: Make a loop out of the bottom ribbon and set to the right side.

STEP 4: Wrap the other ribbon over and under the first loop.

STEP 5: Tuck and adjust.

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