21 Stylish Bows for Hair

Girls love dressing up and wearing hair bows. But they do not want to wear the same one every day. And the bow needs to match the outfit.

Instead of going out and trying to find the perfect bow, make your own. This way you can make a bow that will coordinate perfectly with the outfit. And bows for hair are some of the easiest projects you can tackle.

STYLISH BOWS FOR HAIR

Below are 21 adorable bow patterns. There are bows for hair made from paper, leather, ribbon, and yarn. There are definitely a few patterns you will be able to whip up in no time at all.

1. Easy DIY Hair Bow Pattern by VintageLookCreations

Here is a large fun bow that will gain a lot of attention. The bow is made using basic crochet skills. The pattern is written in American crochet terms and includes step-by-step photos.

Easy DIY Hair Bow Pattern by VintageLookCreations

Find the Pattern by vintagelookcreations HERE

2. Popular Hair Bow Pattern by TasikoShopTutorial

Here is a classic design that you can use to create bows for hair to wear at parties, weddings, and other special events. 

The pattern is 3 pages long and includes a step-by-step video tutorial. This is a sewing pattern that requires a sewing machine.

Popular Hair Bow Pattern by TasikoShopTutorial

Find the Pattern by TasikoShop HERE

3. Leather Hair Bow Pattern by DearDarlingPatterns

Leather is always fun to work with. And these bows for hair do not require any sewing. All you need is a basic home printer, leather or suede, scissors, a hot glue gun, a clip or a hairband, and a pencil.

Leather Hair Bow Pattern by DearDarlingPatterns

Find the Pattern by DearDarlingPatterns HERE

4. Bigger the Bow Hair Scrunchie Tutorial by KnotandTwistDesigns

Make a statement with this large, flowing bow. This beginner-friendly bow for hair crochet pattern includes written instructions and step-by-step pictures.

It includes instructions for a large scrunchie for adults and a small scrunchie for kids.

Bigger the Bow Hair Scrunchie Tutorial by KnotandTwistDesigns

Find the Tutorial by KnotandTwistDesigns HERE

5. How to Make Bows for Hair from Apple Green Cottage

If you are in a hurry and need a bow in a few hours, you can use this free how to make bows for hair tutorial.

These bows are super easy to make and are perfect for hair ties. This is a sewing pattern. You can use a sewing machine or sew them by hand. 

How to Make Bows for Hair from Apple Green Cottage

Find the Pattern from Apple Green Cottage HERE

6. Everyday Hair bow Crochet Pattern by DarlingAnneTN

Here is an easy crochet pattern that creates simple bow for hair. The pattern includes written instructions. To make these bows you will need medium weight yarn, a size 5 crochet hook, and a hot glue gun or fabric glue.

Everyday Hair bow Crochet Pattern by DarlingAnneTN

Find the Pattern by DarlingAnneTN HERE

7. Fable Hair Bow Pattern by DearDarlingpatterns

These bows for hair are not your everyday sewing pattern. These bows are made using a serger. The pattern includes instructions for a small bow that is ideal for babies.

And a medium pattern that would work well for little girls. You can even use these bows to decorate packages.

Fable Hair Bow Pattern by DearDarlingpatterns

Find the Pattern by DearDarlingpatterns HERE

8. Knot Bows for Hair Pattern by PatternsbyLL

How cute are these chubby knot bows for hair? These bows are made using lightweight knit fabric and a sewing machine. You can attach these bows to either a headband or a clip.

There are two sizes. The small bow is 2.5 inches (6.35 cm) and the large is 3 inches (7.62 cm).

Knot Bows for Hair Pattern by PatternsbyLL

Find the Pattern by PatternsbyLL HERE

9. How to Make a Stacked Bow Hair Pattern from Sew Simple Home

Make some festive bows for hair with this free pattern. The pattern includes a free SVG file you can use with your die cutting machine.

It also has a PDF you can print off and cut out. These bows are made with both faux leather and cardstock.

How to Make a Stacked Bow Hair Pattern from Sew Simple Home

Find the Pattern from Sew Simple Home HERE

10. The Holly Hair Bow Pattern by mittenmade

Are you looking for a bow headband? Here is an easy and classic accessory for the summer. This is a crochet pattern that can be completed in as little as one day.

You will need basic crochet knowledge, including increase and decrease.

Find the Pattern by mittenmade HERE

11. Butterfly DIY Hair Bow Pattern by DearDarlingPatterns

The Butterfly Bow hair pattern comes in two sizes. There is a small bow that measures 2.5 inches and a large one that measures 3 inches. The PDF tutorial has step-by-step instructions with images.

To make these cute bows for hair you will need a home printer, woven fabric, a sewing machine, thread, scissors, a hot glue gun, a crochet needle, an iron, a clip or headband, and a pencil.

Butterfly DIY Hair Bow Pattern by DearDarlingPatterns

Find the Pattern by DearDarlingPatterns HERE

12. Knit Flat Bow Hair Knitting Pattern by SealedbyaKris

This bow pattern is an easy pattern that uses a combination of knit and purl stitches. It is knitted flat. It is a medium size bow that measures approximately 4.25 inches (10.8 cm) long and 2 inches (5.08 cm) high.

Once you make one of these bows for hair, you will be making them in every colour.

Knit Flat Bow Hair Knitting Pattern by SealedbyaKris

Find the Tutorial by SealedbyaKris HERE

13. Chunky Knit Hair Bow Pattern by DarlingAnneTN

This chunky bow will become one of your favourite go-to accessories. It is an easy knitting pattern that can be completed by a beginner.

The pattern includes both a small and large bow. You will need size 5 mm knitting needles, medium weight yarn, and hot glue or fabric glue.

Chunky Knit Hair Bow Pattern by DarlingAnneTN

Find the Pattern by DarlingAnneTN HERE

14. Free Faux Leather Bow Hair Tutorial from Abbi Kirsten Collections

Start making all your holiday bows for hair now with this free tutorial. You can also use this pattern to make stunning package decorations.

You can either print off the template and use your scissors to cut out the pieces. Or download the SVG cut files.

Free Faux Leather Bow Hair Tutorial from Abbi Kirsten Collections

Find the Pattern from Abbi Kirsten Collections HERE

15. DIY Hair Bow Sewing Pattern by SandraPatterns

This fabric bows for hair sewing pattern includes 4 sizes. You can make bows for babies, kids, children, and adults.

It is an incredibly easing sewing project that can be completed in as little as 15 minutes. You can use these bows on an elastic band, headband, or an alligator clip.

DIY Hair Bow Sewing Pattern by SandraPatterns

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16. Sybil Bow Hair Pattern by earthyfaecrochet

This bow is perfect for girly girls who have a casual style.   The Sybil Bow is a quick stash buster bows for hair pattern suitable for the beginner crocheter.

You will need a 50 g ball of fingering weight yarn, 25 g ball of lace weight yarn, size 3.5 mm hook, a 1.0 mm hook, and a hair elastic, scissors, and a yarn needle.

Sybil Bow Hair Pattern by earthyfaecrochet

Find the Pattern by earthyfaecrochet HERE

17. Sailor Bows for Hair Sewing Tutorial from Sweet Red Poppy

Are you looking for bows for hair that are simple and sweet? These bows would be perfect. They have a vintage flair that is perfect for everyday wear.

This is a sewing pattern that requires the use of a sewing machine. You can either use the free printable pattern or download the free SVG files.  

Sailor Bows for Hair Sewing Tutorial from Sweet Red Poppy

Find the Pattern from Sweet Red Poppy HERE

18. Hair Tie Bow Crochet Pattern by HeatherMooreMakes

Regular hair ties are so boring. Yet sometimes, you do not want to wear a big flashy bow. Instead of picking between the two, make a bunch of these crochet bows for hair ties.

When you wear them, they will add a simple and subtle girly touch.

Hair Tie Bow Crochet Pattern by HeatherMooreMakes

Find the Pattern by HeatherMooreMakes HERE

19. Bullet Fabric Hair Bows Pattern by digicutstudio

Make this simple bow with the help of your Cricut or similar die cutting machine. This bows for hair pattern cuts in two pieces.

The template was designed to be used with Liverpool bullet fabric because it is stretchy and doesn’t fray. It doesn’t require a sewing machine or glue.

Bullet Fabric Hair Bows Pattern by digicutstudio

Find the Pattern by digicutstudio HERE

20. DIY Hair Bow Free Pattern from Simple Life Pattern Company

Do you need hair bows that coordinate with your Easter outfit? Check out this free bows for hair pattern. The pattern includes 3 different sizes.

You will need ¼ yd of fabric, coordinating thread, a sewing machine, pins, an iron, hot glue gun, and glue. You can attach the bow to a clip, hair tie, or headband

DIY Hair Bow Free Pattern from Simple Life Pattern Company

Find the Pattern from Simple Life Pattern Company HERE

21. Easy Knit Bow Hair Pattern for Beginners from MrKaplanCrafts

Add a cute little touch to your outfit with this quick and easy knitted bow. The bow is worked seamlessly in the round, in one piece.

The pattern includes instructions for a small bow that measures 3.15 inches (8 cm) x 1.57 inches (4 cm). And a medium bow that measures 3.54 inches (9 cm) x 2.36 inches (6 cm).

Easy Knit Bow Hair Pattern for Beginners from MrKaplanCrafts

Find the Pattern from MrKaplanCrafts HERE

Bows for hair can be big and voluptuous or tiny and feminine. No matter what style you are looking for, we have the pattern for you.

Hair bows are back in style, and they are the new trend among celebrities. So, what are you waiting for? Work up some of these bows for hair today.