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Old 04-07-2010, 03:14
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Default How long does it take to make a bow?

I've made bows for 4 years but only recently found this site!

I've realised that so many people do things differently but get great results, I just wondered if usiing different methods shortened or lengthend the time proccess of making a bow.
so do you sew or tie? bake or not? use templates or mark out?

How long does it take you to make a pair of pairs using your methods?
Just curious??

I marked out my measurements, sew and don't bake or starch. One pair of bows like the set pictures takes about 45 minutes from start to finish.
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Old 04-07-2010, 06:07
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Default Re: How long does it take to make a bow?

1st off - your bows are wicked cute!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It depends on what type of bow I am making. I can whip out pinwheels in no time. Korkers obviously take a little longer with everything involved. Flower loop bows take about 30 minutes with the most time spent cutting the ribbon. I have as of yet to attempt the gorgeous bows that you have made!!
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Old 04-09-2010, 09:15
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Default Re: How long does it take to make a bow?

Stacked bows take me about 1 hr.
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Old 04-10-2010, 02:53
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Default Re: How long does it take to make a bow?

bows like that take me about 20-30 minutes each, pinwheels take me forever and I can bust out a twisted bow in no time! i tie and don't bake

* I am a ribbon sculptor, that is what I do and how I help my family! Everything I make is freehanded. James Avery made their sculpted ribbon ring just for me !*

*I will not tell you your UGLY bow is PRETTY but I will try to help you make it better..............wish someone would of told me my first bows were ugly. I do this out of love not wickedness *
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