Monthly Archives: February 2011

Sunday Sneak Peak

This quilt is sure coming along! Yay! I went up to The Ribbon Retreat shop last week JUST so I could see the Ric Rac in person. While I was trying to decide between the red and green, I decided, why not both!? Then I’ll never have regrets of choosing one over the other. I […]

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St. Patty’s Striped Bow

This bow is perfect for St. Patrick’s Day! It’s got all the green, and it doesn’t need shamrocks with how fun and bright it is. The bottom layer is made up from Apple Green Solid Grosgrain Ribbon in 1 1/2″. It is a Basic Boutique bow (click the link for instructions). It is about 2 […]

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Vintage Baby Quilt

I finished another quilt top yesterday and let me tell you a crib size quilt is much easier than a twin size! When I was looking for a pattern for my son’s quilt, I saw this pattern Vintage Baby Throw and loved it! I had to try it out. Most of the fabrics I used […]

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Pink St. Patty’s Bow

This bow is super cute for those girls that can’t get enough pink! It is also very basic and easy to make. The first layer is made up of two different ribbons. I used White Solid Grosgrain Ribbon in 1 1/2″ and layered it with Hot Pink Stripes Ribbon in 7/8″. I made a Basic […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Half Bow

I got a comment from Becky asking about St. Patrick’s Day half bows. So I came up with this! Becky, I hope this is what you were looking for! If not, let me know. The bow turned out super cute either way, but I would be more than happy to make another bow for you. […]

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Adorable Monkey Bow

One of our customers, Shannon, sent a picture of this ADORABLE Monkey Bow to me. I absolutely love it! This bow features an adorable ribbon sculptured monkey in the center that is removable and can be worn on it’s on or attached to the bow for a decorative look. Very creative! All of the ribbon […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day!! I love today, especially now that I have a child! It is so much fun to have an excuse to do crafts for others and tell them you love them. We decided to use some of my leftover Valentine’s Day Ribbon to make some V-Day cards. I am by no means a […]

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Sunday Sneak Peak

I am almost done with the top of this quilt! I need to iron and sew the train engine and all the shapes around it at the bottom. I am very happy with how that turned out! I am not so sure about the Ric Rac though. I need your opinions!! Do you think the […]

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Valentine’s Day Bow Feature

I want to feature these super cute Valentine’s Day bows that two of our customers sent to me. The first one is by Lora, who is a newcomer to bow making like me!, and I think she did a fantastic job! You can find the Hearts Ribbon, Swiss Dots Ribbon, and Stripes Ribbon all at […]

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Valentine’s Day Ribbon Tree

I decorated in my house for Valentine’s Day and there was one little spot that was missing some “love” or some pink and red. I had a styrofoam tree left from my Ruffled Ribbon Christmas Tree project and lots of Valentine’s Day Ribbons so I thought why not make a Valentine’s Day tree for that […]

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