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Old 08-27-2008, 09:40
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Default Re: Does anyone measure and mark ribbon?

Originally Posted by MichelleM424 View Post
I do... especially since I'm still so new to bowmaking. I did make a pinwheel bow using this tororial... it was really simple

Posh N Pretty - Boutique Creations!
thats exaclty how i have always known to do my pinwheels and to get even bows each time i cut my ribbon the same lengths

Originally Posted by mommylaur View Post
here's a bit on marking bows:
and another pinwheel tut. hth!
Free Hair Bow Instructions: pinwheel bow hairbows, free directions

measurements(can't find link but saved these on my comp!)
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']1.5" Ribbon[/font][FONT='Verdana','sans-serif'][/font]

[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']4" Boutique = 28" of ribbon[/font]
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']4" Pinwheel = 23" of ribbon[/font]
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']3" Pinwheel= 18" of ribbon [/font]

[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']7/8" ribbon[/font]

[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']3.5" Boutique = 22.5" of ribbon[/font]
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']3 to 3.5" pinwheel = 19.5" of ribbon[/font]
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']2 to 2.5" pinwheel = 14" of ribbon [/font]

[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']5/8" Ribbon[/font]

[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']2" half pinwheel (only do one loop on each side) = 7" of ribbon[/font]
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']2.5" Pinwheel = 14" of ribbon[/font]

[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']From BellaLuPretties [/font]
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif'][/font][FONT='Calibri','sans-serif'][FONT='Verdana','sans-serif'][/font][/font][FONT='Verdana','sans-serif'] 2nd post[/font]

[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']2" bow 17" using 5/8 ribbon[/font]
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']2.5" bow 19" using 7/8[/font]
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']3" bow 24" using 7/8[/font]
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']4" bow 29" using 1.5"[/font]

[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']I leave 1.5" tail on my bows[/font]

[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']From Ldelzer [/font]
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif'][/font][FONT='Calibri','sans-serif'][FONT='Verdana','sans-serif'][/font][/font][FONT='Verdana','sans-serif'] 5th post[/font]

[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']18 inch 7/8[/font]
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']24 inch 1.5[/font]
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']30 inch 1.5[/font]
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']12 inches for 3/8 tiny bows.[/font]

[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']From Lynn [/font]

[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']Bottom of first page - lots of info for stacking bows.[/font]

thanks for that i am going to copy and paste that
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