Craft Show Display Ideas
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/hair-bow-gift-basket-tutorial-title.jpg
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/clothesline-for-craft-show-display-title.jpg http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/bow-card-punch-tutorial-title.jpg
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/hair-bow-display-bow-title.jpg
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/hair-bow-holder-craft-show-display-title.jpg http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/custom%20bow%20cards-3-sm.jpg
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/dress-form-craft-show-display-title.JPG

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...

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 08-24-2008, 09:31
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 1,637
Default machine washable ribbon clips?

Bugalug (a canadian hairclip company) makes ribbon hairclips using American Crafts printed ribbon--look the same as any HOWEVER they advertise that they are machine washable!!! I bought a couple and they are fantastic but I can't figure out what they used...I don't know if it's that fusible webbing or what--definitely NO GLUE or anything like that. Also seems to stabilize the clip more..you can't tell that there's a single prong clip in there etc. They also use a different kind of no-slip grip than any I've seen....maybe silicon??
Does anyone have any ideas?? I'd LOVE to make my daughter's clips washable....
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 08-24-2008, 09:35
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 180
Default Re: machine washable ribbon clips?

Can you take a picture? Is she using 3/8 ribbon? Did I understand correctly at no point can you see the clip?
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 08-24-2008, 10:46
cynthia's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Texas
Posts: 3,715
Default Re: machine washable ribbon clips?

There was a discussion on this before:

http://hipgirlclips.com/forums/cleve...igure-out.html
__________________


I'm not all that. I just like the last part.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 08-25-2008, 04:56
SouthernMamaof2's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: The Ozarks
Posts: 222
Default Re: machine washable ribbon clips?

No idea. Mine ain't washable although it's probably a good idea.
__________________
Mama of-My little wheelchair boy Garrett ( Now my little angel in heaven 2005-2008) and Ella-Gracie age 5
Due any day now with a boy! Proud Army Wife
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 08-25-2008, 04:58
satwood's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Houston, Texas
Posts: 506
Default Re: machine washable ribbon clips?

I haven't tried to wash our bows but my dd did wear a pair to the water park and they looked perfect after all day of swimming and water slides!
__________________
Stephanie

Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 08-25-2008, 06:36
Amber427's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Deep South
Posts: 1,719
Default Re: machine washable ribbon clips?

The woven headbands are washable- found that out by mistake!
__________________
~Amber
Reply With Quote
  #7 (permalink)  
Old 09-02-2008, 10:43
colleen26's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 1,066
Red face Re: machine washable ribbon clips?

i bought one, she claims not to use glue. but what she does use smells, chemical like, I don't like that. As for the no-slip grip it is fantastic! It is silicone like. does not slip at all. Not sure what she uses for adhesive , but it feels rubbery/silicone like.

my glued clips have found their way to the washer/dryer and lived
Reply With Quote
  #8 (permalink)  
Old 09-05-2008, 08:50
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 1,637
Default Re: machine washable ribbon clips?

Please click one of the Quick Reply icons in the posts above to activate Quick Reply.
Reply With Quote
  #9 (permalink)  
Old 09-05-2008, 08:51
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 1,637
Default Re: machine washable ribbon clips?

Has anyone ever tried a fusible web instead of glue? (wondering if that might work...it's meant to be washed?) Also..any thoughts on the silicone sheets--where those might be found?
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/large/portrait-editing-ads-700.jpg
Reply

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


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
my ribbon is falling off my clips... lizziebee Product Review--Tools, Equipment, and Gadgets 27 12-19-2008 08:22
Ribbon is comming off clips monkeybusinessbaby How to make... 2 07-14-2008 11:49
buying ribbon and clips momma2 Supplies 9 05-13-2008 08:14
Best Quality Ribbon and Clips birmantaz Product Review--Tools, Equipment, and Gadgets 9 11-07-2007 09:25

New product--2.5' Mini Korker Bows
Hip girl boutique 50mm grosgrain ribbon wrapped snap clips for baby girl, toddler, infant, newborn, adult, women, school http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/medium/Shabby-frayed-chiffon-flowers-turq.JPG
new products--dippin dots mini pinwheel bow
hip girl boutique christmas grosgrain satin ribbon collection for holidays

HipGirl Boutique Girls Women 6" Jumbo Large Cheer Bow Elastic Hair Tie Ponytail Holder for High School College Cheerleading (10pc Assorted Solids)

HipGirl 25pc Hair Bow Clips Headbands Gift Basket: Grosgrain Korker Ribbon Alligator Clips + Crochet, Ribbon Wrapped Headbans, For Girls Babies Teens Kids Toddlers Adults. For Pigtails, Ponytails

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:21.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.1.0
Hip Girl Boutique Instructions - Copyright © 2007

Ad Management by RedTyger