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and I want to make a bow for my dd. How long should I cut the ribbon? I know I've seen them everywhere but I've never done one before. Please help! Thanks!
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Default Re: So I got some 2 1/4 ribbon...

The length of the ribbon is going to depend on what size bow and what type bow you're wanting to make with it.
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The length of the ribbon is going to depend on what size bow and what type bow you're wanting to make with it.
My DD is 7 and I have a cousin that's 3...any recommendations?
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Default Re: So I got some 2 1/4 ribbon...

I just made mine in the figure eight, but didn't twist them as much as normal, and I cut off 36" of ribbon. It's pretty big, but I have a girl that wants them this big.
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36 inches for a BIG twisted bow
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I just made mine in the figure eight, but didn't twist them as much as normal, and I cut off 36" of ribbon. It's pretty big, but I have a girl that wants them this big.
Oh my goodness Jeannie! Do you happen to have a picture of it? Suzie
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I use 40 inches of 2.25 inch ribbon.
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Here you go, it's about 6" across and almost 5.5" high,

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Thank you so much!
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