How to Make a Bow from a Magazine Page

Gift Bow Made from Magazine Page

With the holiday season quickly approaching, I have a great way to decorate all those homemade holiday or store-bought gifts! Whip up a batch of my homemade glue, find a stack of magazines you’re ready to toss and get ready to make your own gift bows!

This is an easy project to do and can be a great way to spend an afternoon with the kiddos.

Can’t see the video? Click here.

Making a bow is really very easy to do and adds a great homemade touch to your holiday gifts. Not to mention it’s a frugal, eco-friendly way to wrap your gifts. Do you make your own bows?


Homemade HolidaysHow to Make a Bow from a Magazine Page is part of my month-long series on Homemade Holidays.

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  1. LOVE! I cant wait to see more! You are such a natural on camera. Me: not so much! πŸ™‚

  2. Definitely not a natural on camera. Just trying to branch out and maybe someday get more comfortable. I bet you are great!

  3. What an awesome idea! Thanks for the tip!

  4. All right! Something to do with all of the magazines we have read and reread! Nice!

  5. Thank you!

  6. I’m a magazine reader/rereader too!

  7. Great idea! Love this!

  8. Thank you Berry Blonde! πŸ™‚ Andrea

  9. Wow! What a great idea! Thanks for sharing! Would you consider sharing it at my holiday party?

  10. These are so cute and easy, Thanks for posting this and the homemade glue. I had to try both πŸ™‚

  11. Wendy, I’m so glad you liked the glue and bow ideas! Andrea

  12. LOVE!!!

  13. Wow! You are a Christmas crafting genius! So glad I found your project via Centsational Girl.

    Please stop by for a visit to my blog. I am currently in the midst of a Gifts to Make series.

    Be Merry and Bright!

  14. I love this thrifty and detailed tutorial. Can’t wait to try something like this themed for different events. Jo @ Let’s Face the Music

  15. This is so awesome. I think of the sports magazines I can make bows with for the guys in the family, toy pages from magazines for the kiddos, the list goes on. Such a wonderful idea, money saver, and personal touch to packages. Thanks a bunch.

  16. Love this and your site! Stumbled upon through Pinterest… You’ve got a new fan:)


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