Figure-Eight Bow How-To
Photography: Anna Williams
Source: Martha Stewart
Make loops: Form a loop at one end of ribbon; glue in place.
Wind the rest of the ribbon back and forth, forming a figure eight with each layer and making each one a little larger than the one before it, until you've created three stacked figure eights. Glue figure eights together at the points where the ribbon crosses. Let dry.
Knot a second length of ribbon around the loops at the center; rotate the knot so the smooth side is at the front. Slide 20-gauge wire through knot at back for hanging; trim ends at an angle.