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Old 10-06-2009, 10:18
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Default Question about fabric flowers

I love the fabric flowers I have seen on here and have ordered some but I thought I would try my hand at making them to. I can't seem to get the center small enough.

Do you have any suggestions on what I can do?

I do think I will be ordering all my flowers from someone else though I just wanted to see if I could do it.
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Old 10-06-2009, 10:22
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Default Re: Question about fabric flowers

I use a strong embroidery thread that won't break when I pull to tighten the petals and that allows me to have a smaller opening in the middle. Any sort of embellishment will also hide the hole. HTH! Oh, btw, I wholesale these...look under ribbons and more and Wholesale Fabric Flowers.
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Old 10-06-2009, 10:27
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Default Re: Question about fabric flowers

I use quilting thread and leave long tails and pull as tight as possible, I rarely have a visible whole in mine.
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Old 10-06-2009, 10:32
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Default Re: Question about fabric flowers

i use LOTS of petals on mine so i always have a bit of a hole but i just cover it up with a rhinestone
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Default Re: Question about fabric flowers

Thanks for the advice ladies. I am at the point that it is definately just easier for me to buy them LOL

Thank you for letting me know that you wholesale cobyshayngirl (sorry, don't know your name). I have already placed and order with tinytutus (sorry again, don't know your name either )
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