Then one of the long ribbons goes through the loop and you tie the two long ribbons in a bow. There is four little squares of sticky back Velcro on the inside to keep the headband from sliding around. A really quick little project. In a matter of an hour I had whipped up 3. And they use up that weird little end I always seem to have on my leftover fabric. I have lots of ideas spinning in my head to embellish these. I'll keep you posted.