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Old 08-14-2012, 02:54
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Default Re: How to seal ribbon ends

Originally Posted by sheila83 View Post
I've been making bows for awhile now, and I still have frayed ends after several wears - I use both fray check, a lighter, and super sharp scissors and still sometimes my ribbon ends fray. Especially the ribbon spikes. How I do it is: fray check the ends where I'm about to cut, cut the ends, use lighter, then fray check again if the ends look dry. After fray check has dried, I then shape loops and starch.

Any advice? Could it be the ribbon?
What type of ribbon do you use?
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