How to make a bow for a Yorkshire terrier

How to make a bow for a Yorkshire terrier

Small lump of wool with a bow on the top, it is proud pacing near the hostess or with interest inspecting vicinities from under the hostess's armpit – all this a Yorkshire terrier. The red bow on the head is the same sign of breed of Yorkshire terriers as the poodle – curls, and at the boxer has the wrong bite. Hairpins and bows are on sale in shops, but all of them are same. If you want your dog to look originally – the bow can be made independently.

It is required to you

  • For this purpose it will be necessary for you:
  • - various wide tape;
  • - thin tape for finishing;
  • - threads towards the color of the chosen tape;
  • - fishing line;
  • - glue;
  • - beads, sequins, rhinestones;
  • - decorative glue;
  • - handles, markers, felt-tip pens or any other objects of rounded shape;
  • - latex elastic bands or hairpins;
  • - scissors;
  • - gelatin or strong hold hairspray;
  • - needles and silk threads;
  • - matches or lighter.


1. Take a wide tape and cut off two or three strips depending on that double or the bow will be threefold. One strip of 9 cm in size, everyone the subsequent is 1-1.5 cm shorter. Burn edges of all stripes that they did not creep away. If there is desire to decorate a bow with a thin tape, sew it a fishing line to the shortest ribbon.

2. Sew tips of each ribbon, three rings from a tape have to turn out. If at once accurately it is impossible to stitch, it is possible to stick together at first tips usual office glue stick, and then to stitch accurately threads.

3. Put each sewed ribbon in half and note the line of the middle. For this purpose it is possible to use a ruler and a piece of chalk. Small stitches we stitch the middle, we tighten (prisobiray) a little and we fix a small knot.

4. Sew all preparations together. And at once sew latex elastic bands, or paste a hairpin super-glue.

5. Turned out a ringlet pass the handle, a felt-tip pen or any other roundish subject, the main thing that they approached on diameter throughout everyone.

6. Prepare solution from gelatin, for this purpose take gelatin and fill in it with a small amount of boiled water so that very sticky liquid turned out. Stir gelatin before full dissolution. Then a brush accurately miss the mark with the turned-out substance all bow. For simplicity it is possible to use varnish of strong or superstrong fixing.

7. In general the bow is ready. It was necessary only to decorate it with various sequins, beads, rhinestones, etc. – everything depends on your imagination.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team