I don’t know about you but it always seems the way that you think you have lots of ribbon left and then suddenly you get to the end of the reel and you’ve still got a section of your board to cover!

Well here’s a handy guide to help you out so that you get caught out again!

Round

6 inch – 0.5 metres

7 inch – 1 metre

8 inch – 1 metre

9 inch – 1 metre

10 inch – 1 metre

11 inch – 1 metre

12 inch – 1 metre

13 inch – 1.5 metres

14 inch  – 1.5 metres

15 inch – 1.5 metres

16 inch – 1. 5 metres

 

Square

6 inch – 1 metre

7 inch – 1 metre

8 inch – 1 metre

9 inch – 1 metre

10 inch – 1.5 metres

11 inch – 1.5 metres

12 inch – 1.5 metres

13 inch – 1.5 metres

14 inch – 1.5 metres

15 inch – 1.5 metres

16 inch – 2 metres

15mm ribbons are the best width to use when covering cake drums and you can by ribbons from our shop