Monthly Archives: June 2012

Quilt Along – Quilting Your Quilt: Mommy by Day Crafter by Night

Ashley at Mommy by Day Crafter by Night has posted the next directions in her fun Zig-Zag Quilt Along. The Ribbon Retreat is sponsoring this quilt along and we’d love if you stopped by and, of course, participated! This quilt is beautiful and very easy for first-timers as well. If you’ve never made a quilt […]

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The Posy Dress Tutorial

Hey Ribbon Retreat blog readers! I’m Jess, from Craftiness is not Optional, and so excited to be back again with another dress tutorial for you! What can I say, I’m a sucker for cute dresses, and my girls always seem to be growing out of them. Oh, darn!

Posted in Clothing Tutorials, Girls, Kids Craft Tutorials | 3 Responses

Pencil Skirt Tutorial with Gathered Sides

Learn how to make a Pencil Skirt with our awesome tutorial by Blissful and Domestic! Pencil Skirts are easy to make and look great! Add some gathers for a fun twist. Check out the Pencil Skirt Tutorial!

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Reversible Baby Dress Tutorial

Learn how to make a Reversible Baby Dress with this tutorial by Blooms and Bugs! Hello Ribbon Retreat readers! This is Anshu from Blooms And Bugs. I mostly write tutorials for kids clothing, but occasionally share women’s clothing and other crafting tutorials too. Please check out my free tutorials page here for some fun sewing […]

Posted in Baby Craft Ideas, Clothing Tutorials, Girls, Kids Craft Tutorials | 8 Responses

4th of July Bows and Crafts

Love crafting for the holidays and looking for some inspiration for the 4th of July? The Ribbon Retreat has lots of fun ideas and tutorials along with them! Create fun crafts, clothing, bows, and more! All of our tutorials and instructions are high quality, and we are here to answer any questions. The 4th of […]

Posted in 4th of July, 4th of July, Boys, Clothing Tutorials, Girls, Holiday Craft Tutorials, Home Crafts, Homemade Hair Bows and Sculptures, How-To | 1 Response

Quilt Along – Piecing Your Quilt Top: Mommy by Day Crafter by Night

Ashley at Mommy by Day Crafter by Night has posted the next directions in her fun Zig-Zag Quilt Along. The Ribbon Retreat is sponsoring this quilt along and we’d love if you stopped by and, of course, participated! This quilt is beautiful and very easy for first-timers as well. If you’ve never made a quilt […]

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How to Make a Loopy Puff Bow

A Loopy Puff Bow is sure to add some spunk to any outfit! Not only are Loopy Puff Bows adorable, but they’re super easy to make! How to Make a Loopy Puff Bow -Supplies- 40″ length 3/8″ American Flag 4th of July Stripes 40″ length 3/8″ Red Solid Grosgrain 40″ length 3/8″ White Solid Grosgrain […]

Posted in 4th of July, Examples: How We Layer Bows, Holiday, Homemade Hair Bows and Sculptures, How-To | 30 Responses

Ruffle Throw Pillow

Hi!! It’s Kaysi again from Keeping it Simple. One of my favorite things to makes are pillows. They are so easy and so much fun!! There is so much you can do to a pillow, and it can really brighten up a room! I love ruffles and I love pillows, so I made a Ruffle […]

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1st Birthday Bib

Baby’s 1st Birthday pictures are a huge deal! And you want baby to look as cute as possible! For girls, this is pretty easy with all the bows, tutus, necklaces, shoes, etc. Boys get Onesies for the most part. Do something different! Make your baby their own 1st Birthday Bib! These are especially cute for […]

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June Link Party Winners

Thank you all for a wonderful link party! It is so fun to see all of the 4th of July bows and crafts. If you haven’t browsed through the links, make sure to do so by clicking the link. And now for our winners! Our first winner, the one with the most votes!, is A […]

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