How to Curl Grosgrain Ribbon for Valentines Day Wreaths

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Something nifty today: How to Curl Grosgrain Ribbon for Valentines Day Wreaths! So cute! I happen to fancy doing this today. Besides making darling wreaths with them, curly grosgrain ribbon is ideal to embellish a bunch of creative projects I’m working on. If you need some ribbon too, watch this video with me, and read on.

How to Curl Grosgrain Ribbon

grosgrain ribbon

The traditional recipe of baking curls has been around for ages:

  • wrap ribbon around long pin & secure,
  • soak in water,
  • sprits starch
  • bake in oven for 1/3 hr. 
  • and VOILA: a mountain of curly grosgrain ribbons.


curly ribbon
Doesn’t that look tidy?

Ode to Nikki !!

Nikki, In Stitches, explains how to make curly grosgrain ribbon in some more details on her blog, Nikki in Stitches, and then shows how to make your ribbon into whimsical Valentines Day Wreaths.

grosgrain ribbon wreaths

In one word: adorable.

Image credit: Nikki’s.



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