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Old 09-11-2008, 01:39
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Default Make Bows Stiff

How do you make the bows stiff or hold their shape such as with loopy bows? What products are there to use?
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Old 09-11-2008, 01:53
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Default Re: Make Bows Stiff

I use starch. I have heard of a bunch of different ways:starch, hair spray, liquid starch. HTH
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I use Stiffen Stuff by Beacon. I LOVE it!!! It dries super quick, so your bow is ready to go in no time at all. I haven't seen it at Walmart, but then again my Walmart is super small I buy it at Michaels.
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I use Hair Spray
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I use starch but will probably try stiffen stuff in the future.
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I use a can of Matrix Amplify hairspray that I was given in a gift set.
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Thanks for all the suggestions. I will definitely try them.
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Just thought i would chime in too.... I also love stiffen stuff
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I use Stiffen Stuff by Beacon. I LOVE it!!! It dries super quick, so your bow is ready to go in no time at all. I haven't seen it at Walmart, but then again my Walmart is super small I buy it at Michaels.
what section of micheals is this in? Oh and sorry I haven't pmed you back, been uber busy! First bday party for my dd on SAT! Ahhhh! lol. . .anyway, I'll pm you in a bit! Thanks!
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If I remember correctly it's over where the glue and glue sticks are
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