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Old 01-30-2011, 08:45
mylittlemonsters mylittlemonsters is offline
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Default Re: I hate my knots!!!

Originally Posted by Katieboosmama View Post
I tie them into perfect peaks, leave them a little loose and then when I attach them they distort my bows and end up too tight or twisted looking. (the knots not the bows, but soimetimes those too ) I prefer to use centers but then you can see the thread you tie or sew with on the sides and I don't like that. Any solutions to my dilemma??
What size ribbon do you use for the knots? Have you tried 5/8? I use that for my 7/8 & 1 1/2 inch ribbons. Also if I am going to put a center on instead of a knot I will wrap 3/8 around the center just to cover up the threads.

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