Monthly Archives: October 2010

Happy Halloween!

I love Halloween! I’m actually quite sad that it’s over. Although, I will be carrying around the candy and possibly extra weight for awhile. After browsing all the cute Halloween fabric at The Ribbon Retreat, I decided to make my son’s Halloween bag. I got all of the fabric about a month and a half […]

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Fall Table Runner

One of our customers, Jaime, sent me pictures – AND A TUTORIAL! – of this pretty fall table runner she made. She used some of The Ribbon Retreat’s super cute fabric, and it looks awesome! You can find more pictures and a tutorial on her blog, The Baeza Blog. Jaime makes the tutorial VERY easy […]

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Halloween Pants and Shirt

I LOVE Halloween and when I saw this fabric at The Ribbon Retreat I knew I had to do something with it. EEK Monsters I meant for this to be done about a month ago, but I kept having problems with it and it got put on the back burner. I decided to make some […]

Posted in Baby Craft Ideas, Boys, Clothing Tutorials, Girls, Kids Craft Tutorials | 7 Responses

New Stuff

Have you heard the great news? The Ribbon Retreat has tons of new stuff for both ribbon and fabric! New Boutique Beanies! New Saddle Stitch! All Star 2 by My Mind’s Eye Modern Meadow-Berry by Joel Dewberry Sweet Divinity by The Quilted Fish Little Fatties Each pack contains 6 fat quarters of coordinating fabric at […]

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Ribbon Wreath

I LOVE this Ribbon Wreath! I found the idea/tutorial on Tatertots and Jello. Of course, any time I see something made with ribbon, I jump all over it, and I am very pleased about the result. My door certainly screams Halloween! The awesome thing about this idea is that you can do this with any […]

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Cheerleader Pony-Os on Sew4Home

Check out The Ribbon Retreat spotlight on Sew4Home today! They made Cheerleader Pony-Os from our instructions and they look awesome!

Posted in Examples: How We Layer Bows, Homemade Hair Bows and Sculptures, How-To | 2 Responses