Free Instructions---------Free Instructions----------Free Instructions-----------Free Instructions.
New Instructions--How to make braided/woven headband instruction
New Instructions--How to make hair bow gift basket
Free Hair Bow Instructions-Snail
Free Hair Bow Instructions--Christmas Tree

New products--grosgrain ribbon mini bows

Go Back   Hip Girl Boutique Free Hair Bow Instructions--Learn how to make hairbows and hair clips, FREE! > Ribbon and Bows > How to make...

How to make... Hairbows, hair clips, bottlecaps, ribbon shirts, flip flop...

Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 02-01-2013, 02:48
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 63
Default When to Starch Bows?

I made a bow and sprayed it with starch but haven't put the center on it. Do you starch after the ribbon center is on it? Or before? What about with surround loops? Do you put it all together then starch, or starch each individual piece?

Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 02-01-2013, 06:00
crazyhairbows's Avatar
Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Australia
Posts: 154
Default Re: When to Starch Bows?

Here is a tutorial on how I make and bake the bows.

I spay and bake before I glue and put the bows together.

Hope that helps
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 02-01-2013, 10:25
Senior Member
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 286
Default Re: When to Starch Bows?

It is much better to starch them before assembly. It makes such a big difference.
(At first I starched them after the whole bow was finished and everything glued together.)
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 02-01-2013, 06:12
Senior Member
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Summerville,SC
Posts: 135
Default Re: When to Starch Bows?

I think different techniques work for all of us. For me, I starch my bows after assembly, then bake them.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 02-01-2013, 07:02
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 173
Default Re: When to Starch Bows?

It depends what I'm making. I usually starch before assembling though.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

New product--2.5' Mini Korker Bows
new products--dippin dots mini pinwheel bow
Unique ebooks, accessories, little pink ladybug

Clickin' Moms
10% off: FRIEND

ribbon sculpture tutorial

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:36.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.1.0
Hip Girl Boutique Instructions - Copyright © 2007

Ad Management by RedTyger