Saturday, 25 April 2015

Winner of Ribbon Girl April Colour Challenge ....

The winner of the Ribbon Girl April Colour Challenge with the theme 'use a colour from your national flag' as chosen by random.org is no 19

that's you Anita


this is her lovely card

Please email us within 7 days of this blog post Anita to claim your prizes of a Marianne Design Die Set and a £10 voucher to spend at The Ribbon Girl store



I hope you will all join us at 9am on Sunday morning for the April Magnolia Only Challenge
see you then, Mary x

Sunday, 19 April 2015

April Colour Challenge ...

It is St George's Day here in England on Thursday so for our Colour Challenge this week we would like to see you use any colour from your National Flag.  We are so pleased to say that we are again sponsored by Marianne Designs and also The Ribbon Girl who are offering one randomly chosen winner  prizes of Marianne Design products and a £10 voucher to spend



Please visit all the Design Team blogs to learn more about their projects and remember that all the products listed below each project can be found in the Ribbon Girl online store

The usual rules apply to the challenge - create a new project (no back linking please), blog about it mentioning this challenge then use the InLinkz link at the bottom of this post to add your link. The winner will be randomly selected and will be redrawn if the winner doesn't claim their prize within a week and this challenge will run for 1 week until April 25th, 9PM (UK time)

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(Natalie used: Daisy White Mulberry 40mmCheesecloth FabricChrysanth White Kort & GodtBark Hearts23mm Pale Blue Organza RibbonBeaded Stamen Blue/WhiteWhite Seam Binding38mm Vintage Blue Fluted Edge Sheer RibbonNatural Hemp TwinePrincess Pin BlueDusky  Blue 10mm Open RoseDusky Blue 30mm Wild RoseIvory 10mm Open RoseIvory Carnation)

Franz


Franz will be taking a break from the team for a few months following the arrival of her baby son - congratulations Franz!  On this lovely card Franz used  55mm 'Monique' White Guipure Lace, Chrysanth White Kort & Godt, Doiley 3.5" White, Gardenia Ivory Small, 20mm Ivory Lace and Pearl Trim


by Gina
(Gina used: 40mm Daisy, Pretty Little Bottle of Crystals, Blue/White Beaded Stamen, Small White Lace Butterfly, Teeny Tiny Pom Pom Trim, 3mm x 5mm Oval White Pearl String, White Kort & Godt  Chrysanth, 3mm White Pearl String, 30mm Dusky Blue Rose, 38mm Phoebe White Guipure Lace,  38mm White Fluted Edge Sheer  Ribbon, 25mm Starburst Diamante Embellishment)

by Kath


(Kath used: Ivory Jute Mesh RibbonFaux Diamante TrimCherry Blossom WhiteWhite Seam BindingNatural Hemp Twine)

by Gretha 


by Yuri

(Yuri used: Princess Pin Red, White Pearl Loop, Pink Mixed Pretty Blooms, Rolled Paper Flowers (Ruby Red Roses) Red Kort & Godt, 38mm 'Phoebe' White Guipure Lace, 6mm Flat Back Ivory Pearl Trim, Cheesecloth, 5mm Red Crystals Self Adhesive, Berries Red Beaded, Doiley 3.5" white, White No 80 Gutterman Top Stitch Thread)

by Jenny


(Jenny used: Navy Berisford Ribbon, Jospehine lace, white sweetheart blooms, rolled aqua kort and godt flowers, stickles star dust)
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Saturday, 18 April 2015

Winner of April 'Use any image' challenge ...

** please scroll down for the winner of the April Card Challenge - we've just returned from holiday and didn't announce it last Saturday.

The winner of the April 'Use any image' challenge with the theme 'add ribbon or lace'  chosen by random.org was



number 103

thats you lalkygirl


this is her beautiful card  - love those butterflies and such gorgeous colouring!

Please email us to claim your prizes from our very generous
friends at Lili Of The Valley who are giving a prize of a stamp of your choice and The Ribbon Girl who are giving a £10 voucher



we hope you will all pop back on Sunday morning for the April Colour Challenge

see you then, Mary xx

Winner of April Card Challenge ...

We're back from holiday now and pleased to announce the winner of our April Card Challenge 


number 58 that's you Pink Clover

this is her card - please contact us by email to claim your prizes within 7 days otherwise they will be forfeit
As usual our card Challenge is sponsored by our lovely friends at Lili Of The Valley and The Ribbon Girl



I'll be back after 9 o'clock this evening to announce the winner of the Apil 'Use Any Image' Challenge

Mary xx

Sunday, 12 April 2015

ANY IMAGE CHALLENGE: ADD RIBBON OR LACE

Here we are with another 'Any Image Challenge', we would love to see your cards, gift boxes, tags and other projects that you create with images following the ADD RIBBON OR LACE theme 

We are sponsored by our friends at Lili Of The Valley who are giving a prize of a stamp and The Ribbon Girl who are giving a £10 voucher



**Your project must include an image and it must follow the ADD RIBBON OR LACE theme**

Remember that all the products listed below each project can be found in The Ribbon Girl online store. This challenge will run for 1 week and closes at 9PM UK time on Saturday 18th April  Our usual rules apply - create a new project (please no backlinking to old projects), blog about it mentioning this challenge then leave a link using the InLinkz button at the bottom of this post. The prize will be redrawn if the winner does not claim it after 1 week of the winner being identified on this blog
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This month we are joined by two Special Guests - Karina Lange and Donna Lee and we are welcoming a new permanent Ribbon Girl who is joining our Ribbon Girl family - Chantal Kok Vd Horst


 by Karina


(Karina used: a flatback rose resin frame, Clementine Embroidered Tulle Lace, White Church Window Guipure Lace, Pink Tulip Seam Binding, Green Apple, K&G Ivory Beaded Berries. 30mm and 20mm Pink Roses, Zva Crystal Flourish, a large mushroom charm, natural button twine and flat back pearls)

by Donna

(Donna used: 45mm Jessica white Guipure Lace, 10mm Double Row Ivory Pearl Trim, Resin Cameo roses Frame Flatback, Ivory Resin Dove, Trinket Pins Vintage Style Ivory Pearl, Beaded Stamen White, Chrysanth White Kort & Godt, 3mm Sea Charm s/a Pearl Flatbacks, Beaded Twirl White, 20mm pink and lilac open roses)

by Franz


Katie K


On this door hanger, Katie used cream seam binding ribbon, pale rose and dusky rose tiny ric rac ribbons, WOC tiny vintage pink blooms, WOC blue and pink pretty blossoms,
WOC apple blossom, white Gutermann top stitching thread,
3mm ivory flatback s/a pearls, 6mm sticky tape


 by Mary


(Mary used: blue tiny pom pom, pale blue loopy trim, pale blue tiny ric rac, 20mm dusky blue open rose, pearls from Sea Charm 5mm Mixed Pearls)

by Chantal


by Andrea

(Andrea used: Yellow twill stripe ribbon, fuchsia pink spotty button, natural hemp twine, butterfly dangle beads, pearl embellishment, liquid pearls)
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Sunday, 5 April 2015

April Card Challenge ... Pastel Colours

Happy Easter! We've gone Pastel mad here at The Ribbon Girl for the new Card Challenge. It's easy to enter, we just want to see PASTEL COLOURS.

The Design Team have created some beautiful cards to inspire you, remember that all the products listed after the projects can be found in The Ribbon Girl online store and there are more details about each project on the Design Team's individual blogs.

As usual our card Challenge is sponsored by our lovely friends at Lili Of The Valley and The Ribbon Girl



This challenge will run for 1 week and closes at 9PM UK time on Saturday 11th March (the winner will be announced the following week however as the Ribbon Girls are taking a little break) Our usual rules apply - create a new card that follows the theme - PASTEL COLOURS (please no backlinking to old projects), blog about it mentioning this challenge then leave a link using the InLinkz button at the bottom of this post. The prize will be redrawn if the winner does not claim it after 1 week of the winner being identified on this blog

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by Andrea

(Andrea used: 20mm Pale Pink Roses, Liquid Pearls, 3mm flat back pearls, stardust stickles)


(Jane used: ivory Kort & Godt rolled roses, pale pink cherry blossoms, pale pink rose buds and white flower guipure lace)

Liz

(Liz used: Tulip flower - mixed colours, Mauve mist - seam binding, pink dew drops, Liquid pearl - white opal, 13mm white droplet venise lace)

Mary

(Mary used: pink satin ribbon, mixed pink prettyblooms, Stardust Stickles, a round sparkly button and some pink Divine Bakers Twine)

Sharon

(Sharon used: Doiley 3.5" White, Tulip Flower Mixed Colours, Pastel Mixed Pretty Blooms, Dusky Blue 30mm Wild Rose, Daisy Flower Charm, 6mm Flat Back Ivory Pearl Trim, 12mm Pearl Ivory Flower Shape Flatbacks)


(Kylie used: 24mm Diamante Heart, 9mm Ivory Cotton Lace, Gardenia Small Pink/Baby Pink Pk of 5, Gardenia Ivory Small, Pk of 5, Starburst Stamen Pink, Cream Medium Pom Pom Trim, Blooms Tiny Vintage Pink, 50mm 'Ophelia' Ivory Embroidered Tulle Lace, 16mm Celery Green Ruffle Edge Sheer)
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Saturday, 4 April 2015

Winner of the Ribbon Girl March Magnolia Only Challenge ....

The winner of the Ribbon Girl March Magnolia Only Challenge - anything but a square - as chosen by random.org was number 11 and that's you



this is her lovely card!

Peggy please email us within 7 days of this post to claim your prizes:

a Magnolia stamp all the way from the home of Edwin and Tilda kindly donated by Magnolia of Sweden and a £10 voucher towards a spending spree at The Ribbon Girl



I hope you will all visit us on Easter Sunday morning at 9am for the Ribbon Girl April Card Challenge!

Mary x

Sunday, 29 March 2015

Not A Square ...

Hello, welcome back for another MAGNOLIA ONLY challenge here at the Ribbon Girl and the challenge is ANYTHING BUT A SQUARE

You must use a Tilda or Edwin stamp or a Doohickey die, and of course we have two fabulous prizes from our regular sponsors - a Magnolia stamp all the way from the home of Edwin and Tilda kindly donated by Magnolia of Sweden and a £10 voucher towards a spending spree at The Ribbon Girl



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Our usual rules apply - make a new project please that fits the current challenge (MAGNOLIA ONLY - ANYTHING BUT A SQUARE), no backlinking to older projects, then blog about it mentioning this challenge and use the InLinkz button at the end of the post to leave your link. The challenge closes at 9PM on Saturday 4th April  (the prize will be redrawn if it isn't claimed after one week) Remember that all the products listed below each project can be found in the Ribbon Girl online store and there are more details about each project on the design team's own personal blogs

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Our regular Design Team is once again joined by our friend Tracy Payne

by Tracy

(Tracy used: Large WhiteLace Butterfly, 3mm oval bead string, Pearl Trim, Daisy May with Bunch of Flowers Charm, 20mm Pearl and Diamante Flower Embellishment, Princess Pin Pink, Vintage Dusky Pink 30mm Wild Rose, white carnation, Pink Pretty Flower Blossom)

by Tamara


(Tamara used: Organza/Satin Ivory Baby's Breath, White Seam Binding, Ivory Roses Kort & Godt, 'Blanche' Embroidered Net Lace, Pink Pretty Blooms Flowers)


by Mary



(Mary used: Margaret White Guipure Lace stuck on with 3mm Double Sided Tape, a heart shape sparkly button, 3mm lilac satin ribbon, lilac gardenia, purple/lilac pretty blossom and lilac rosebud, Stardust Stickles)



by Jane



(Jane used: white daisies, pale blue roses, pink Kort & Godt rolled rose, pale pink rose bud, pink organza looped trim, sparkly flower button, 32mm ivory pure silk ribbon and 32mm white eyelash edge white guipure lace)

by Katie

(Katie used: 32mm Corrissa ivory vintage lace, 8mm Rebecca ivory cluny lace, cream seam binding ribbon, natural hemp twine, 3mm & 6mm sticky tapes, 3mm & 5mm ivory s/a flatback pearl, 12mm flatback ivory flower pearl,  K&G lilac rolled rose, WOC med/large pale pink lily, white Gutermann top stitching thread)


(Charlotte used: 32mm 'Eva' Antique White Fine Lace, Pretty Blossom Pink Pk of 10, Pretty Blossom Blue RGirl Pk of 10, Pale Pink 20mm Open Rose WOC, 40m Daisy Pale Pink, Stickles Stardust Ranger Ink, 5mm Pink Pearls Self Adhesive)



by Silvie

(Silvie used: 17mm 'Lavinia' ivory cotton lace, 5mm ivory' flat' pearlised flower shape bead string, Ivory beaded berries, Ivory wild roses, Cream and Purple seam binding, Flower shaped flatback embellishments, cheesecloth, white opal liquid pearls)

(Lillemor used: 45 mm "Bethany" Ivory Guipure Lace, Princess Pin Blue, 16 mm Pink Ruffle Edge Sheer, 40 mm Daisy White Mulberry, Resin Cameo Frame Flatback, Rolled Paper Flower Lilac Rose Kort og Godt, Beaded berries Ivory,  Stickles Stardust, 3 and 5 mm pink flatback "Sugar and Spice")

by Andrea

(Andrea used: Clementine lace, lemon polka dot organza ribbon, golden yellow ingham ribbon, natural hemp, butterfly dangle beads, mixed leaf and heart decorative pins, Liquid Pearls)

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