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Old 01-17-2008, 06:21
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Default Re: measuring ribbon

This is my equation:

(width of bow) x (number of loops + 2) = ribbon length to cut

So, if you wanted a 4 inch boutique bow, it would be:

(4 inches) x (4 + 2) = 24 inches

The extra "2" is for the tails, etc.
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