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Old 07-13-2009, 05:34
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Default Re: Help with the Boutique Bow

Originally Posted by lilredsmiles View Post
What length are you using? I use 24" for 1.5" ribbon. The correct length and the correct angles are what makes or breaks a twisted boutique. Also, if you want to try the way I do it : the pin method and I pin it to the armrest of my couch so the angles are pinched down and stay better. I do it just like this, only I separate my loops farther than she does. I make the fronts go almost straight up and down so it turns out like this:
Attachment 13622
This is 24" of 1.5" Grosgrain using the pin method.
I used 22" of 1.5" grosgrain, per the instructions on the website that was posted earlier. I'll try the pin method tonight.

That is a very pretty bow. I wish I could do something like that.
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