How to: Make a Simple Wooden Bow Tie

created at: 01/14/2014

This wouldn’t be the first time we’ve featured a wooden bow tie tutorial on ManMade, but this how-to is certainly the simplest, and perhaps the most stylish as well.

created at: 01/14/2014

Caitlin from The MerryThought came up with this technique to whip up several of these guys on the quick to give as holiday gifts last month. It’s a clever take on the concept, and embraces the fact that a wooden bow tie is sorta a novelty, and could be styled as such. 

Oh, and if you don’t own a scroll saw (I don’t either), you can use an inexpensive coping saw to make the cuts. Get the full how-to here:

DIY Wooden Bow Tie [The MerryThought]