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Old 11-30-2010, 08:02
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I usually make full-size korkers using 3" ribbon but today I made a mini-korker using 2" ribbon.

My question is.. how many pieces do you use in your mini's? I put in 13 but I'm wondering if that's enough?
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Old 11-30-2010, 08:08
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I haven't tried a 2" one yet, but I make mine 2.5" and I use 30 pieces for them. HTH
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Old 11-30-2010, 08:10
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I haven't tried a 2" one yet, but I make mine 2.5" and I use 30 pieces for them. HTH
Ash, I use 30 pieces for my full-size korkers. Should I be using the same number for the mini's?
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Old 11-30-2010, 08:13
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You definitely want to put a few more pieces in there. You might also want to try the mini's with a smaller ribbon. Those are super cute! I use 1/4" ribbon and use 15-16 pieces.
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Old 11-30-2010, 08:16
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You definitely want to put a few more pieces in there. You might also want to try the mini's with a smaller ribbon. Those are super cute! I use 1/4" ribbon and use 15-16 pieces.
Ah, good idea awhite I was thinking 13 pieces wasn't enough but I wasn't sure.

I've never made korkers with 1/4" ribbon ~ thanks for the suggestion! I'm going to have to try that
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I agree with the smaller ribbon, it seems to work better with mine on the minis. cute korker BTW
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Old 11-30-2010, 08:22
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I agree with the smaller ribbon, it seems to work better with mine on the minis. cute korker BTW
Aw, thanks hon That's my "tester" korker. I'm anxious to try the 1/4" one now
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If I use 3/8" ribbon I use 15 pieces.
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If I use 3/8" ribbon I use 15 pieces.
Queen, does your 15 piece korker look anything like mine? If you don't mind, could you post a pic of one of yours please?
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I use 2" pieces and put about 18 pieces in one of the mini korkers.

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