Monthly Archives: March 2012

Potholder Tutorial

Hello Ribbon Retreat Readers! It’s Beverly from Flamingo Toes again! Today I’m sharing the last part of my fun series using the darling fabric Verona from Riley Blake! This cute little potholder will dress up your kitchen – it’s got my fun wonky silverware appliqued and Moonstitch Ribbon decorating the front! If you haven’t checked […]

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“Let’s Eat” Dishtowel Tutorial

Hello Ribbon Retreat Readers! It’s Beverly from Flamingo Toes again! I’m here with Part Two of our fun new Kitchen set – all using the adorable Verona from Riley Blake fabrics! Today we’re making a fun “Let’s Eat” Dishtowel – all decorated with a appliquéd place setting, and a sweet ruffle of course! If you […]

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Ribbon Table Runner

Hello Ribbon Retreat readers! I’m JaniJo and I am thrilled to share a fun project with you today… made entirely from beautiful products available at The Ribbon Retreat (based in my hometown!) If you have browsed (a.k.a. drooled) over the ribbon selections available from The Ribbon Retreat online, you will recognize my use of one […]

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Baby Doll Carrier

Hi there! My name is Kim and I blog over at seven thirty three. You’ll find all sorts of things over there from craft tutorials, party ideas and free printables! I hope if you enjoy today’s tutorial you’ll come over and say hi! Today I am here to share with you a tutorial for making […]

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New Products

I have lots of fun new products at The Ribbon Retreat to show you! First up are our beautiful Easter Printed Ribbons! Bunnies & Chicks Easter Eggs Jelly Beans We also have some fun new animal prints in different colors! Giraffe Leopard We have new pre-cut Felt Flowers! They are 3/4″ in diameter and we […]

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Tutu Easter Basket Tutorial

Easter is right around the corner! The Easter Bunny will be hopping down the bunny trail before we know it! If you’re looking for something frilly and cute for your cutie pie this Easter, look no further! This sweet tutu basket is sure to make any little girl smile! Tutu Easter Basket Tutorial -Supplies- Basket […]

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Rag Pillowcase Dress

Hi!! I’m Kaysi from Keeping it Simple I’m so excited to be here today! I just love The Ribbon Retreat. I especially love all of their amazing fabric! Today I am going to show you how I made this Rag Pillowcase Dress! I used Indian Summer by Zoe Pearn for Riley Blake, love it!!! Pillowcase […]

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“Let’s Go Fly a Kite” Sundress

   Hi Ribbon Retreat fans! Jess here, from Craftiness is not Optional…and I am so excited to be here with a cute and easy sundress tutorial for you! I used some adorable fabric from Ribbon Retreat-for the main fabric I used one yard of the Cream Main from Fly a Kite by October Afternoon for […]

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Ruffled Nursing Cover

Remember how I had two baby showers last weekend? And I made these adorable Embellished Burp Cloths? Well I also made this super cute Ruffled Nursing Cover. The pattern is from Craftaholics Anonymous‘ Etsy shop, Ruffled Begonia. Ruffled Nursing Cover The pattern was very easy to follow and the little ruffle really makes it extra […]

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4 Leaf Clover Ribbon Sculpture

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! We have a special treat for you! In our March Link Party this month, we had so many awesome submissions! One of the submissions was for this beautiful 4 Leaf Clover Ribbon Sculpture ring and the owner has graciously given us the tutorial to share with you all! Ryann & Riley […]

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