Originally Posted by Littlecansofbeans
Take the last one as an example.
Each black ribbon has to butt against the previous black ribbon very well -if there is a gap it will cause what you call spillage. The ribbons have to touch each other. Pull tight and push up against the last ribbon thus making the black ribbons touch. Imagine only having the black ribbons - it is to look like a wrapped headband with no gaps - if you look at yours if you took away the other color there would be gaps - you just need to bunt up against the previous. Don't overlap.
Does that make sense?
This made me literally say "aaahhhhhh". I have had the same issue. Thanks!
P.S. I like your instructions, they are very easy to follow.