Originally Posted by BowMamaof4
Some people do it to make sure the spikes don't flop down. I do it on some of my bows, but if I want them less bulky I skip the initial bow. I also tend to do pinwheel bows on the bottom or boutique ones upside down.
That is what I do on my base bows too Ashley. Pinwheels if they want it not so big and upside down TBB to give it that OTT look.