How to make Faux Leather Hair Bows with Cricut Machine

how to make a hair bow with cricut free svg

How to make Faux Leather Hair Bows with Cricut Machine

(Note: This post may contain affiliate links. I make a small commission on any purchase you make, with no extra cost to you)!

Hi everyone! I hope you are all doing great! I finally put together a little tutorial on how to make my hair bows templates! Now you can see how I put these cuties together! If you haven’t tried to make these yet, today is the prefect day to start!

Below is an image of all the hair bow templates I have for FREE for you to try! My free SVG/templates can be made by your Cricut Machine or you can print out the PDF template and cut by hand. Today I will be using my Cricut to make these!  Find all the free templates at the end of this post!

how to make faux leather bows with your cricut free svg

List of Supplies:

I tried out this Leather Earring Making Kit from Amazon. Comes with 24 6.5″x8″ leather/canvas sheets. and bunch of earring hardware you can use to make earrings to match your bows, but that will be another tutorial! Please note: for my Large Standard Bow will need a 9.5″ long piece.

faux leather, glitter canvas, leopard leather sheets kit for diy cricut


Now that you know what you need, choose which template you would like to make. Once you download it, upzip folder, extract all files and save to a new location. Make sure to upload the SVG file type to Cricut Design Space.  This will keep it the right size and have layers to work with.

cricut design space how to make hair bows


Next you can change the colors to match your project!

cricut design space how to make hair bows


Click “Make It” and arrange your bow pieces if needed.

cricut design space how to make hair bows


Set your dial to Custom > Genuine Leather.  I used this setting for all the material in the Bundle Kit with a Fine Point Blade. But for the Leopard sheets I used a deep cut blade with a Strong grip mat. Please use which ever setting works for you!

cricut design space how to make hair bows


Next, lift material off the mat. If some piece are still attached or if you have strays, use scissors to cut off. Tips: Cut thick textured faux leather face down. (See image for reference). Pieces that are still attached should pop out when you tug on it. (Like the Butterfly Bow in image below).

cricut design space how to make hair bows, leopard hair bow DIYfaux leather cut face downbutterfly hair bow svg template for cricut


Now that we have all our pieces cut, time to heat up the glue gun and assemble!

View Video

See how to put all of my Hair Bow Templates together!


Find Hair Bow Templates

Please remember all FREE templates and SVG downloads are for personal use only.

1.Standard Hair Bow
2.Double Hair Bow

standard hair bow svg template for cricut, leopard cricut bowdouble bow svg cut file DIY

3. Mermaid Tail Hair Bow
4. Butterfly Hair Bow Bundle

mermaid tail hair bow svg template for cricut, rainbow bowbutterfly hair bow free svg template gina c creates
(Commercial License are available on free SVG per download).

Hair Bow Bundle on my Etsy Shop!

This Hair Bow Bundle comes with Commercial License for small business use!

(Mermaid Tail bow not included in this bundle).

I hope you enjoyed my tutorial on how to make my hair bow templates! Thank you for stopping by again! Stay safe.

Let’s start Creating with Gina C. Creates!

gina c creates blog signature

Pin to Pinterest so you can find this later!

how to make a faux leather har bow with cricut machine free svg


Download error: If you are connecting from a third party, like (Facebook, Pinterest, etc.) the download will not complete. Open link outside the app, in a new web browser and try to download again.  If that still doesn’t help please contact me here.  

Resource Center

(Click image for list!)

best crafting tools for cricut machines


Find amazing products for your crafting needs! Get the brands Gina C. Creates uses for her everyday projects! Happy Crafting!

Note: With commercial license, you are allowed to create physical products with my design, up to 500 sales. Physical items, such as apparel, cups, bags, bows, signs, wood, jars, pillows, towels, key chains, etc. No digital products are allowed ever. 
Please read Terms and Conditions be for use.

Follow Gina C. Creates on social media!

Follow Gina C. Creates Follow Gina C. Creates

Hey there! Nice of you to stop by, let's chat by leaving me a comment: