When I did the workshop on gift wrapping, I showed the ladies at church how to make these origami bows.
I had seen these on pinterest, but the link was just a few photos and the instructions were in Japanese, so it took me a little bit of time to figure out how to make them.
The trick is to use scissors (major origami faux-pas? oh but it works…) and glue (strike number 2?).
Here is a step-by-step: