new products--pop dot diy pinwheel bows

http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/no-liner-bottle-cap-combo.jpg

http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/7-8-grosgrain-ribbon-soft-ball.jpg
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/7-8-dizzy-bees-ribbon-grosgrain-combo-.JPG
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/ladybug-applique-red-dot.jpg
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/half-wrapped%2050mm-snap-clips.jpg
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/flat-back-pearl-shpk.JPG

Go Back   Hip Girl Boutique Free Hair Bow Instructions--Learn how to make hairbows and hair clips, FREE! > Ribbon and Bows > How to make...

How to make... Hairbows, hair clips, bottlecaps, ribbon shirts, flip flop...

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 04-14-2010, 10:05
blended6's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: san marcos tx
Posts: 1,286
Default Bottle cap trouble please help!!!

Ok ladies I am doing bottlecaps and I am mixing equal parts of et lite. It is curing ok but for some reason there is tiny little bubbles through out the caps even after heating them. Any tips on how to get them out?
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/affiliate_alt_ads/whimsydoodlegraphics.gif
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 04-14-2010, 10:20
CMags02's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 1,318
Default Re: Bottle cap trouble please help!!!

you have to de-gas them...either exhale over them or use a lighter and run it just above/over the top. I have one of the grill lighter wand thingies that I use to de-gas mine. You may have to de-gas them a few times to get all the bubbles out...HTH
__________________
Chrissie's Custom Creations~Laser Cut Scrapbook Embellishments~Cute As Can Be Bottle Cap Images~Wholesale Bottle Caps~Crochet Appliques

Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 04-14-2010, 11:46
blended6's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: san marcos tx
Posts: 1,286
Default Re: Bottle cap trouble please help!!!

I have tried that I guess it wont hurt to try a few more times. thank you!! Wish me luck!
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 04-15-2010, 12:16
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 89
Default Re: Bottle cap trouble please help!!!

using the lighter over the bubbles a few times helps. I think I did it 3 times right away then would come back every so often to check on em and on some would still have to do it again.
good luck!
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 04-15-2010, 01:10
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 31
Default Re: Bottle cap trouble please help!!!

If there are alot of tiny bubbles you might want to let the resin sit for a minute after you stir before you start. I have lost a few caps because of the micro bublbles.
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 04-15-2010, 09:43
blended6's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: san marcos tx
Posts: 1,286
Default Re: Bottle cap trouble please help!!!

thanks for the advice ladies I really need to figure this out cuz I love the way the caps look
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

HipGirl 6pc Set 2.5" Hawaii Hawaiian Plumeria Flower Foam Hair Clip Accessory, Boutique Alligator Clip Assortment. For Bridal Wedding Party Beach Vacation Outfit, Dress. For Girls Teens Kids Adults
HipGirl 6pc Set 2.5" Hawaii Hawaiian Plumeria Flower Foam Hair Clip Accessory, Boutique Alligator Clip Assortment. For Bridal Wedding Party Beach Vacation Outfit, Dress. For Girls Teens Kids Adults.
HipGirl 6pc Set 2.5" Hawaii Hawaiian Plumeria Flower Foam Hair Clip Accessory, Boutique Alligator Clip Assortment. For Bridal Wedding Party Beach Vacation Outfit, Dress. For Girls Teens Kids Adults.
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/7-8-50yd-grosgrain-animal-print-combo-103114.jpg
New product--1' circle punch/paper shaper for bottle cap picture
New products--Ribbon wrapped 50mm snap clips
http://www.hipgirlclips.com/store/images/120pc-2.5-korker-assorted-.JPG

turtle embellishments--ribbon sculpture

skull rockabilly grosgrain ribbon

braided headband base


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:24.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.1.0
Hip Girl Boutique Instructions - Copyright © 2007

Ad Management by RedTyger