Bows PDF Sewing Pattern | Sew medium size fabric bows to use for girlie bow ties, hair bows, or as embellishments for bags and accessories.


This is a digital file

Get Shipping Estimate
In stock
Digital download

Made in Portland, Oregon

Item details


Sew a darling bow embellishment to use on bags, clothing, hair ties, girlie bow ties, etc. using this SEWING PATTERN.

This pattern comes with pieces to make this bow in two sizes.

They are easy to make if you can handle sewing small pieces and they take very little time. Many people can make one in 20-30 minutes.

You can also make these in felt or paper, or even go smaller. Copy/paste this blog post link into your browser to read about making the small bow at 75% of the original size:

Advanced Beginner Sewing Pattern: You have completed a few sewing projects, have experience working with sewing patterns, and are comfortable sewing curves. This is not complicated, but does have small pieces with curves. Please get in touch if you need help selecting a pattern for your skill level.

Approximate Finished Dimensions:
Small - 5.25” x 3.75” (13cm x 9.5cm)
Medium: 5.75” x 4” (15cm x 10cm)

Supplies (Materials You Provide):
• Small: 8.5” wide x 15” high piece of fabric (22cm x 38cm)
• Medium: 11” wide x 16” high piece of fabric (28cm x 40cm)
• Fabric marking pen or chalk
• Pinking Shears - Optional, but helpful.
• Crochet Hook - Also optional, but helpful.

Sew It & Sell It: Bows made using this pattern can be sold in your own shop. Please offer Michelle Patterns design credit in any written description.

More sewing patterns:

Average review
Jun 1, 2018 by marinelouzada
Sweet bows, easy instructions how to make them.
Feb 15, 2018 by Kat a.k.a. Daisy Blue
Great pattern, clear instructions and pattern pieces.
Feb 12, 2018 by Linda Podkova
Thank you. The bows turned out great. A little fiddly to start with but after the first 2 became very quick & easy.
Jan 27, 2018 by Teresa Pezzutti
This is such a cute bow! I can't wait to make it!! Thank you!
Jan 19, 2018 by Cheryl

More from this seller

Digital downloads
File delivery
Your files will be available to download once payment is confirmed. Here's how.


Etsy Checkout payments can experience delays up to 48-hours for security screening. If your payment is selected for security screening, your shipment will be delayed and PDF patterns will not be available for download until the payment clears. You can also pay with PayPal. Sorry, no eChecks, money orders, cash, or bank transfers.

Returns & exchanges
I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations
Contact me within: 7 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 21 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 24 hours of purchase
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
Conditions of return
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
Questions about your order?
Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Additional return information
Digital documents can't be returned, so there are refunds or exchanges for patterns.

Please download, save, and store your pattern file(s) somewhere safe (i.e. not on your computer).

Lost files can be replaced for 30-days with proof of purchase (link to your receipt, or a copy of your email receipt). I don't sell, maintain, or store these documents indefinitely so if you lose your pattern in many cases it is irreplaceable.

If you want to keep these files indefinitely--or at least longer than your next computer crash or upgrade--the best option is to have a data backup system running, or store the files online. Storing them online can be as simple as emailing them to yourself at a gmail type account, or using a service like Drop Box or

Sorry, no refunds for items cut or made to order. This includes custom made buttons, fabric, interfacing, and any other items cut as continuous lengths the buyer specifies.

• Returned items must be in original condition.
• Shipping fees are not refundable. This includes the costs to ship it back and the original shipping cost you paid when submitting your order.
• Make sure to mail it back with "Delivery Confirmation" or some kind of tracking. This is to protect you should the package go missing in the mail. A refund isn't submitted for processing until the return package is received.
• Return package needs to be post marked within 30-days of your purchase.
• Once your package arrives a refund will be submitted within 48-hours. The time it takes to actually receive the refund credit in your account can vary. Questions regarding those processing times should be directed to etsy or your bank.

Shipments within the US are sent with "Delivery Confirmation". Please let me know if you have not received your package after 2 weeks. USPS online tracking information must show the package has not been delivered in order to qualify as a lost package.

Additional policies

Please credit Michelle Patterns in all written item descriptions. For example when selling online please include the following sentence, or other similar wording in your item description: "This item was made using a sewing pattern." A link to my etsy shop would also be greatly appreciated.

All items for sale must be handmade by you. Contracting with others to mass produce the designs is expressly prohibited.

Distribution of the pattern pieces and corresponding instructions is expressly prohibited.