Originally Posted by Lynn*
It depends on how you want your finished bow look like. Securing them with fabric tac is a way, but sometimes you may want the loops to look just as they have something wrapped around, then you just need to hold them together. If it's difficult, you may want to use needle and thread and sew them together with fairly big stitches, and remove the thread once the bow is done.
Not sure if this helps but it's what I do
I like this idea about the stitches, I usually use fabri-tac on the ends, but the ribbon still gets uneven towards the middle, but I think this idea might work for me. Thanks!