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Old 02-02-2008, 07:42
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Default What lenght ribbon for loopies???

Ok, So I finally have conquered loopies..I use 20 inch long ribbon for a 4 inch wide bow. Now here is my next question, What to use (lenght of ribbon) for a smaller bow like a 2 1/2 - 3 inch bow..I could try and figure it out...but maybe someone can share their thoughts.

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I think she means the surround loops
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OOOPS! My bad then... hehe! In that case... I have no clue!
well, in that case, it'd be less than 20...I am of no help, lol!
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Default Re: What lenght ribbon for loopies???

here are my measurements:
big bows 4 inches across-
bottom 1 1/2 - 24"
spikes
loops 20"
top bow 79 - 19"

med bows 3-3 1/2 inches across
bottom 1 1/2 - 21"
spikes
loops 19"
top bow 7/8 - 18"

petite bow 2 1/2 inches across
bottom 7/8 - 18 inches
spikes
loops 15"
top 5/8 - 14 inches

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Old 02-02-2008, 09:37
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ok..thank you sooooooooo much for those measurements!!!! I was beginning to feel like a total dummy!!! I couldn't figure that out for the life of me either!!!!
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Old 02-03-2008, 10:29
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Default Re: What lenght ribbon for loopies???

Thank You Melissa, wasn't it you who adviced cutting the ribbon in half is easier or what you do??? I can't remember who told me that, but I finally got them that way!!!
Thanks for the measurements I will try them tonight..

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Old 02-03-2008, 10:32
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Thank You Melissa, wasn't it you who adviced cutting the ribbon in half is easier or what you do??? I can't remember who told me that, but I finally got them that way!!!
Thanks for the measurements I will try them tonight..

Rachel and Rachelle
yep, that was me. I can't wait to see your bow! Also, I didn't put measurements for the spikes because I usually V-cut them after the bow is done to make sure they're even.
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thanks for the measurements melissa I never seem to measure anything! maybe this will help!
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THANKS A MILLION MELISSA!!! I finally finished 2 sets of hairbows..sad to say they were sitting in my "to finish" box for about a year waiting on me to learn loopies....I had Rachelle wear one set already! I will take pictures and post them soon!! 4 inch bows I have to do 2 piggytails, but I love the smaller bows with all the layers!! So I am off to work on that!! Thanks!!!!


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WOOOOOOOOOOW awesome.. tnx for sharing
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here are my measurements:
big bows 4 inches across-
bottom 1 1/2 - 24"
spikes
loops 20"
top bow 79 - 19"

med bows 3-3 1/2 inches across
bottom 1 1/2 - 21"
spikes
loops 19"
top bow 7/8 - 18"

petite bow 2 1/2 inches across
bottom 7/8 - 18 inches
spikes
loops 15"
top 5/8 - 14 inches

Hope that helps you!
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