For the first time St. George's ribbon for the encouragement of courage and courage of soldiers was established by Catherine II during the Russian-Turkish war. Many years have passed since then, and not one war, but St. George's ribbon still remains a symbol of courage, courage and strength of spirit. And today this sign of difference has another, no less important symbolism - a manifestation of deep respect and gratitude to all those who made victory over fascism a reality. But, like any other symbolic sign, the St. George ribbon should be worn correctly. In our today's article, we will tell you how to tie a St. George ribbon correctly and beautifully.

How to wear a St. George ribbon on May 9?

There are several options for how to wear the St. George ribbon on Victory Day. The first and easiest way is to fold the tape in half and make a loop. You can also fix the tape on the outer clothing, folding it in the form of the Latin letter V, which symbolizes victory. You can also wear a ribbon in the form of a "zipper", forming from it the likeness of an inverted "I". Other simple and effective ways to tie the St. George ribbon on May 9 await you further.

How to draw a St. George's ribbon can be seen here

How to tie a St. George ribbon — a step by step guide

This is a very simple way, for which you will need a ribbon and a regular pin. If desired, instead of a pin, a tape tied with this method can be sewn to the outer clothing.

Materials needed:

Step-by-step instructions on how to tie a St. George ribbon:

Many congratulations on the Victory Day will find here

Brooch of St. George's ribbons with their hands may 9, a master class with photos

The next method will require you to be creative and a little time. But your St. George ribbon, or rather, a real brooch in the form of a five-pointed star will surely attract the admiring glances of others.

The necessary materials for brooches from St. George's ribbons:

  • REP ribbon (width 2, 5 cm, length 1 m)
  • scissors
  • glue gun
  • brooch (clasp)
  • the basis of felt (a circle with a diameter of 6 cm)
  • decor for parts (button, bead, pearl)
  • tweezers
  • candle

Step by step instructions for making brooches from St. George's ribbons:

Ideas for original crafts on May 9 can be found here

How to tie a bow from the ribbon of St. George with his hands — step by step instructions

Bant - one of the most popular forms for wearing St. George's ribbon on Victory Day. Therefore, in addition to the above described first method, we suggest that you master one more variation of a simple bow.

The necessary materials for the bow:

  • St. George ribbon
  • thread or elastic band

Step-by-step instructions on how to tie a bow from ribbons of St. George:

  1. Take the tape and fixing the middle, fold the ends in a loop.
  2. Gently tie the loop so that the ends of the tape did not go beyond it.
  3. Take a dark thread or a thin rubber band and fix the middle of the tape. Beautiful bow of the St. George ribbon on Victory Day — ready!photo 21

More ideas and ways how to tie the St. George ribbon on May 9 can be seen in the video lesson.