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Old 03-16-2012, 03:21
devilicious devilicious is offline
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Default Re: Shabby flower question

Can you post a picture of what yours look like? I also cut carefully inside each of the petals to get off as much of the netting as possible first. Then I use a lighter to singe off the excess netting to give it a clean look. I do this very quickly so as not to catch the fabric part which will burn rather than melt like the netting.

ETA: When I am done singeing all the edges, I place the flower on whatever I am making it into (hard headband, FOE or skinny elastic) and add a felt circle afterwards to finish it off.

Last edited by devilicious; 03-17-2012 at 10:36.
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