Wednesday 30 August 2017

Wall hanging

Morning guys

Just sharing my fun wall hanging I made for myself. My most favourite ribbon is gingham and on this I have used "Shocking Pink"  bright and funky !!  Can't go wrong with a few fairies either.....

hugs Diane xx

Saturday 26 August 2017

Pink and Sparkly Fairy Elephant Card

Good morning!

Lucy  here today with a very pink and sparkly Birthday Card!
I used some beautiful Pink Ribbon from Crafty Ribbons!
You can find all other card details on my blog HERE!

Have a wonderful weekend!xx

Thursday 24 August 2017

Flowers and windmills

Hi! Today I wanted to show how well the pretty ribbons
with poppies goes with the Dutch theme, like flowers
and windmills. You can find more ribbon with poppies 

Below is a "thank-you-card" also featuring flowers
and the windmill; ribbon in different colours HERE

Welcome back to our blog and have a great day!

DT la Vikinga

Tuesday 22 August 2017

Don't waste your ends!

Hi there. Laura here today.

Does anyone else get their lengths wrong when wrapping a present and end up trimming 3 or 4 inches off the ends of ribbon instead of the preferred half an inch?  I do ALL THE TIME!!

But I hate waste so I usually add them to a tag.  This way you get no waste and a pretty accessory for your beautifully wrapped parcel!  Here I've used 15mm Micro Dots in Shocking Pink as it was the perfect match to my paper.

Sunday 20 August 2017

Make a Wish

 A bright fun card from me today peeps !! Have you checked out all the fun buttons Craft Ribbons have ??  I've used some of the heart ones with yellow sheer organza ribbon  topped off with red gingham ribbon !!

hugs Diane xx

Friday 18 August 2017

All my Love Wreath

Hey everyone, hope you are well! I am here with a wreath I made using various Crafty ribbons collections!

For this project I used :
Fresh Stripe
Satin Ribbon
All My Love Ribbon
Bias Binding
Spring Ribbon

Wednesday 16 August 2017

A cherry headband

Today I show you what you could do with bias binding and ribbon. A small work with a great appearance .

You could find a lot of bias binding on website and I used also satin ribbon, lace and mini check ribbon.

A charming elastic and it is done!
I am pretty, so pretty...
You could sing with our new headband along summer.

ps: of course I added a ladybug...

Monday 14 August 2017

Christmas Red :-)

Hi, it's Jayne here today! I have a Christmas card in vibrant red to share. I just love a bit of zing in a Christmas card, don't you?
This Happy Christmas ribbon (available here) is the perfect finishing touch.

Hope you have a great week, Jayne x

Sunday 13 August 2017

Design Team Call

 A final reminder to get your applications in - you have until 8pm tonight!

Saturday 12 August 2017

Sewn Silk Lilacs

Hi guys, Laura here today.

There seems to be a real trend for ribbon embroidered flowers at the moment.  I have no experience in this but thouoght I'd try to combine it with my love of scrapbooking.  In hindsight I should have learnt the art of ribbon embroidery first before attempting to do it on cardstock and over a photo.  Hindsight is a wonderful thing!

Any how it turned out OK in the end.  The photo is of blooms way past their best so I added some brown watercolour to my silk ribbon flowers to make it look like they had turned too.

You can find some ribbon embroidery kits (with good clear instructions) here and a huge stash of silk ribbons here.  I have used pieces from a scrap bag which is a great way to get started.

Despite the trickyness and frustration it is safe to say I will be trying this again.  I'll be stocking up on silk ribbon too, as they are lovely to work with!

Thursday 10 August 2017

Handbag creation

Good Morning ....Carol here
Today my little bit of inspiration is this card which i have tried to make it look like a handbag....
I have used embossed card and pattern paper and even played with some shrink plastic which is fun...
You can find the saddle stitch ribbon over on the Crafty Ribbon web site HERE
hope you enjoyed my creation today 
thanks carol x

Tuesday 8 August 2017

Desk Tidy

 Morning guys !!

We all could use a desk tidy,  me perhaps more than you guys !!   This one is very easy to make as its just three boxes joined together and the finishing touch is the fabulous Summer Festival-Meadow ribbon which can be found HERE

hugs Diane xx

Wednesday 2 August 2017

Keep calm and eat chocolate

Guess if DT La Vikinga loves chocolate and the
chocolate marshmallow grosgrain ribbon range...

Ribbons can be found HERE.

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La Vikinga