hanging in the windows are small wreaths with fresh green mesh ribbons. ribbon bow trick. diy holiday wreaths paper plates supplies include a wreath, ribbon, pipe cleaners, paper. super easy diy valentine\u0027s day rag wreath. step two: fold the end of each ribbon over itself by about 2-3 inches and secure with a pin. step 4 is to tie a long piece of ribbon into a bow around the top. follow by inserting the tension rod through the second end of the ribbon.