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Old 04-09-2013, 07:49
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Default Re: What type of bow is best (w/2 diff ribbons?) NEWBIE!

Originally Posted by pmjhoop View Post
Thank you! Yes, I was only planning on gluing bows to one another (when I said using different colors). Thanks!

I did try making a basic boutique, but used 7/8" and it was super hard - thought it was my first bow too!

How can I know that ribbon is grosgrain (is there some abbreviation to look for on the ribbon spool? The woman at Michael's was not helpful.
Grosgrain is textured and looks like if has little lines through it. It is it usually polyester and won't have the shine that the satin has.
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