and I know the obvious answer is to write down the measurements BEFORE you make the bow, just in case you like it. But I always forget!!
Originally Posted by mothermayi
Me too. I'll make a pretty one, and then I don't want to take it apart to remember the measurements.
Somewhere I read that the surrounds are an inch bigger then the cut for the first bow, and that the base bow is five inches less than the cut for the first bow, and the spikes are six inches.