Monthly Archives: April 2012

How to Make a Fabric Wall Hanging

Hi everyone! I’m so glad to be here at The Ribbon Retreat today. I blog at itsalwaysautumn, where I post tutorials and ideas about cooking, sewing, crafting, scrapbooking, photography, and books. My blog is fairly new but I’ve already posted a recipe for the richest dark chocolate ice cream ever, a tutorial for how to […]

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Peek-A-Boo Top

Hello everyone! Sumo again, from Sumo’s Sweet Stuff. I’m excited to be back to share this fun top I made for my two year old. Here’s what you need: – Fabric (I used Violet Suzani Mod in Lilliput Fields by Tina Givens for Free Spirit and Orange Chevron in Boho by Annette Tatum for Free […]

Posted in Baby Craft Ideas, Clothing Tutorials, Girls, Kids Craft Tutorials | 2 Responses

April Link Party: More Features

What a fun link party! We had 110 link ups this month! It was incredible seeing what you’re all up to. Thank you to all of those who linked up! We featured 15 links on The Ribbon Retreat Facebook page, but there were so many more links that should have been featured as well. Here […]

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How to Make a Ribbon Dancing Stick

Hi all! I am so excited to be sharing this fabulous tutorial that shows you how to make a ribbon dancing stick at the Ribbon Retreat! My name is Heather and I blog at Creative Preschool Resources. I like to share lots of printables, crafts and activities for kids, as well as a few indulgences […]

Posted in Kids Craft Tutorials, Other Fun Crafts, Party Craft Ideas | 9 Responses

Camera Strap Cover Tutorial

Hi! My name is Jessica, and I blog over at Mom 4 Real. I am so excited to be here! Today, I am going to show you how to make two different versions of Camera Strap Covers. The Ruffles & Rosettes Camera Strap Cover Simple Camera Strap Cover with Buttons I recently bought a new […]

Posted in Homemade Gift Ideas, Other Fun Crafts, Photography Prop | 2 Responses

Shirred Triple Ruffle Top

Hi! I’m Amy and I blog over at Nap Time Crafters. Home to over 100 free Tutorials, Giveaways, the Friday Favs Party and the American Crafter Competition. You’ll also find over 50 darling PDF patterns over at Peek-a-Boo Pattern Shop Today I’m here to share a tutorial with you for this darling Shirred Triple Ruffle […]

Posted in Clothing Tutorials, Girls, Kids Craft Tutorials | 9 Responses

Korker Flower Hairbow

Hi Ribbon Retreat Readers!! It’s Ashley from Sweet Mama J’s Boutique. Today, I have a Korker Flower Hair Bow tutorial for you, just in time for Easter!! I absolutely LOVE The Ribbon Retreat’s beautiful selection of ribbons, especially for fun hair bows! Here we go… For this project I used: 3 – 8 inch lengths […]

Posted in Examples: How We Layer Bows, Homemade Hair Bows and Sculptures, How-To | 5 Responses

April Link Party

Welcome to our The Ribbon Retreat’s April Link Party! This month our theme is EASTER. Easter bows are so much fun and you can let your creativity shine. The Korker Flower Hairbow is such a beautiful bow for Easter. Click the link for the tutorial by Sweet Mama J’s Boutique. Show us what you got […]

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