Finn Bow Tie by Carlin T.

Butterfly Bow Tie Dog Collar

Check out this adorable Butterfly Bow Tie dog collar made by Carlin T. of California (as modeled by Finn)! Carlin started out with a set of Printable Bow Tie Patterns before upgrading to a Sturdy Acrylic Bow Tie Template. You can see more of Carlin’s ties (and purchase them!) on Etsy at What They Wear.

Butterfly Bow Ties by Julie

Julie I. of Kansas has been busy making bow ties! She started off last summer with the Butterfly Bow Tie printable sewing pattern, and recently upgraded to a Sturdy Acrylic Bow Tie Template to make the process of creating bow ties more accurate. “Love making these!” Julie says she likes using high-quality quilting cotton she buys from […]

“Le Noeud Papillon”

Élise N. of Montreal sent this kind letter and photo of the four bow ties she made for her son, using printable bow tie patterns from She made them out of solid red linen, which she says gives a garment “a life of its own.” “They seem to be alive, they have a sort of […]

Jack and Jacksons Handmade Bow Ties from templates designed by J. Thomson

Bow Ties are for Chickens

Who’s using my printable bow tie patterns (you may well ask)? Why, Jack & Jacksons of course! According to the Jack and Jacksons tumblr, they began making bow ties in the Spring of 2013 with my templates, and have since added their own.

Custom Presents

Bill J. of California models his new bespoke bow tie. This is a Butterfly Mod Geometric bow tie. He makes the best custom presents. —Amy J., Texas