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Old 01-11-2010, 10:41
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Does anyone know how "they" connect those elastic headbands that you can get at walmart. The black elastic?? I tried to cut one and reconnect it for a newborn size but it was very very ugly...
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I believe they are high temp heat sealed
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Is it FOE? If it is, I fold my FOE in half, trim the ends while holding the ends together & heat seal them with a lighter & press together while still melted. Then I re-melt it one more time with the lighter & press flat so it isn't scratchy against baby's head. HTH!
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Is it FOE? If it is, I fold my FOE in half, trim the ends while holding the ends together & heat seal them with a lighter & press together while still melted. Then I re-melt it one more time with the lighter & press flat so it isn't scratchy against baby's head. HTH!
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Thanks! I will have to try that..

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