- An oven. The microwave WILL NOT work for this project!!! Preheat it to 250 degrees.
- Whatever ribbon colors and widths you want. These were my colors, in various widths:
- Baking sheet
- Clips (or clothes pins--NOT plastic!)
- Glue gun
- Gem, bead, or anything you want for that extra bling
- Alligator clip
Use a clip to secure the wrapped end of your ribbon. Wrap ribbon around skewer. Try not to leave gaps, but don't opverlap. You want them nice and snug:
Do the same for all your ribbon colors; use a clip to secure the end:
Take them out, let them cool, and unwrap. Take care not to pull too hard--let the ribbon keep it's shape.
You should have nice, tight curly ribbons like these:
Arrange anyway your little heart desires. Gluing helps. A lot.