Is there a trick to doing a ribbon cut?

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Posted 10/11/2012 by ladybug4233 in General Scrappin'


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Posted: 10/11/2012 8:53:23 AM
I love the look of cutting cardstock strips into ribbon edges. I just use scissors and cut triangles. I was just wondering if there is another way to cut them?




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Posted: 10/11/2012 8:56:01 AM
how about a corner punch that is triangle
is there such a thing

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Posted: 10/11/2012 9:02:00 AM
I use the corner if my square punches

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Posted: 10/11/2012 9:05:42 AM
I cut down the center and then from each corner to the farthest part of that first cut.


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Posted: 10/11/2012 9:16:45 AM
I do the same as Marcy.

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Posted: 10/11/2012 10:07:59 AM
If you want a 'v' look on the end, just fold the end of the ribbon in half, and cut at an angle. Makes a fast and perfect cut.

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Posted: 10/11/2012 1:07:47 PM
Oooh, you ladies are full of good tips. I usually just eyeball it, but the square punch (yay I'll finally get some use out of it) and folding in half idea are both good ones!
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