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Old 04-17-2009, 04:48
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Default Fabric Flip Flops..how to keep from fraying?

Okay I have gotten into making fabric flip flops lately and I love making them because of the endless variety of fabric..my thing is that I have notice that after wearing a few times the material tends to shred and leave little string everywhere..I know with ribbon you can heat seal the ends but what can you do for fabric.

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Default Re: Fabric Flip Flops..how to keep from fraying?

This is the fabric flops
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Default Re: Fabric Flip Flops..how to keep from fraying?

I would think you could do the same thing to your ribbon on the flops. You could also use fray check (sold in the fabric department) to seal the ends. HTH
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Default Re: Fabric Flip Flops..how to keep from fraying?

I have cut mine with pinking shears.. My daughter has actually hemmed them befroe attaching..
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