Category Archives: Patterns

Bag Lady Series Week 3, Sewing Your Bag

Are you ready for this week? Do you have all of your supplies out, scissors sharpened, bobbin threaded, and pattern pieces cut and ready to be assembled? I am, so let’s do this.

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Birdie Sling Bag

Hi Everyone!  I’m Mandy and I blog over at the super-cool Sugar Bee Crafts – be sure to check it out!  I am really excited to be here at The Ribbon Retreat during The Bag Lady Series because I just LOVE making bags!  They are something you can use to really express yourself in fabric […]

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Collar Dress Tutorial

Hello Ribbon Retreat readers, this is Anshu from Blooms And Bugs. I’m back with another free sewing pattern for a toddler’s dress. I saw a similar dress at Gap and I immediately asked Michelle if Ribbon Retreat would be interested in having me do a tutorial for this dress. She said yes! and I got […]

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Summer Bias Dress Tutorial

Hello Ribbon Retreat readers – I’m Melissa, from Melly Sews, and today I’m here to share the sundress tutorial for this Summer Bias Dress using fabrics from the Oh Deer collection.

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Sleep Sack Tutorial

Learn how to make this soft and cuddly sleep sack for your new baby or toddler. They will sleep so nice and comfy in their new soft and sweet sleep sack.

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Diaper Bag and Clutch Pattern

Hi it’s Amy from Nap Time Crafters and Peek-a-Boo Pattern Shop! Today I’m stopping in with a fun project using laminated cotton. For my project I used this gorgeous black damask from Riley Blake. I love laminated cotton because it’s easy to sew with, super durable and easy to clean! The end result was the […]

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Pretty Pinny Pincushion

The Ribbon Retreat carries a huge variety of patterns and we have some made to go up in our shop. I love seeing patterns made with different fabrics, and I figure that you do too. I’ll be sharing these cute items once a week. This week I have this cute pattern, Pretty Pinny Pincushion. I […]

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Isabella Tote

The Ribbon Retreat carries a huge variety of patterns and we have some made to go up in our shop. I love seeing patterns made with different fabrics, and I figure that you do too. I’ll be sharing these cute items once a week. This week I have this cute pattern, Isabella Tote. This tote […]

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The Cuppy Cake Dress

The Ribbon Retreat carries a huge variety of patterns and we have some made to go up in our shop. I love seeing patterns made with different fabrics, and I figure that you do too. I’ll be sharing these cute items once a week. First up is this cute pattern, The Cuppy Cake Dress. It […]

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Deep Dish Candy/Gift Baskets

“Sweets for your sweets look even more delicious in these beautiful baskets. Extra wide and just the right depth for cookies and candy (and more!); they are not too thick, not too thin… deep dish, like a good Chicago pizza. Our design ties with a big, pretty bow so there’s no need for separate gift […]

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