Thursday, 19 January 2017

January Challenge 2

Oooh January is disappearing quickly, its time for our second challenge of the New Year.

So....who would you like to.....
Share a photo of your recent creation that uses ribbon on out Facebook page and you could win this....

The rules are simple........your creation must contain RIBBON.

We will pick a winner a week later and share the details on Facebook.
Our Design Team have been busy using our NEW ribbons, have you seen their creations?
Please do check out our Inspiration Blog here.
 Have lots of ribbon fun
Ali x

Friday, 13 January 2017

First Facebook Challenge winner

A big thank you to those of you that joined in with our first Facebook ribbon challenge.

Our first winner of this new challenge was Margaret Mags Binder

Margaret your lampshade is stunning and we hope that you will be able to make many more creations with your £15 voucher.

Our next challenge will be on the 19th January so plenty of time to get crafting with ribbon!

You may like to craft with some of our NEW designs.

Colour your days - pencils and days of the week  ribbon

You can find these new ribbons here

By the Sea
Based in Dorset, not far from the Sea it was about time we designed  "By the Sea" ribbons!
You can find them here

Please do check out our Inspiration blog, our Design Team are posting lots of  ribbon Inspiration.

Stay warm and happy ribbon crafting
Ali x

Thursday, 5 January 2017

Happy New Year Challenge

Happy New Year

We all hope that you had a fantastic time over the Christmas break, we at Crafty Ribbons HQ did, and I am sure the Design Team did as well.

We are going to try something new for this year.......................we are all very excited about it.

How would you like to win this...............................

We all love to see what you super crafter's do with ribbon, and we want to spread the love of ribbon.  
So we have decided to move our Ribbon Challenges to Facebook.

Just leave us a comment and a photo of your ribbon creation under the Challenge post.
 The first one is today! 
So why not pop on over a show us a pic of what you have been making recently with ribbon.

The rules are simple........your creation must contain RIBBON.
You can use ribbon in anyway you wish, on cards, scrapbooking, sewing -
all the different crafts you can think of, more the merrier!
We will pick a winner a week later and share the details on Facebook.
Our talented Design Team will be sharing their creations every other day on Facebook, so you will never be short of Inspiration!
Talking of Inspiration  - please do check out our Inspiration Blog here.
 Our Design Team and I can not wait to see what you have been crafting -
 have fun
Ali x

Thursday, 22 December 2016


Hello CRAFTY RIBBON followers...well its nearly here, are you ready?
Here at CR Ali and all of the team want to thank you for joining in with our  challenges and hope you continue to follow us for a new year ahead with lots of new ribbons along the way.
We would also like to wish you all
we will return on the 3rd of January.

Now onto our winner from last weeks challenge 
Please e-mail Ali for your prize but please be patient as it is the holidays and Ali may not be able to  check on her e-mails as normal.

thanks again to everyone who played along

Have a wonderful christmas 
x Ali, Carol  and the Fab DT x 

Thursday, 15 December 2016

challenge # 180

Morning friends well this is the last challenge of the year ....Hope you can join us. Wonder what next year holds for us  all .... may see lots of changes and new faces. More fab new just never know. 

Lets start first with our winner and TOP 3 from last week Thankyou to everyone who played along with us.

Our TOP has been chosen by Jayne

55 AJ

24 Yogi


These look fabulous, contact Ali for your badge 

Our winner this week is # 17 Minnal

FABULOUS creation 


E-mail Ali for your badge and prize 


Now onto the challenge details

We would like to see 

CHRISTMAS THEME CREATIONS ( dont forget the ribbon ) 

The prize this week is 

using Santa grotto ribbons and parcel digi

La Vikinga
using digital stamp and ribbons from Christmas doodles 



ooh these are so cute and perfect 
Mr. Linky just below 
have fun and have a very good week 

Thursday, 8 December 2016

challenge #179 Christmas

Hi guys....welcome back to another CRAFTY RIBBONS CHALLENGE.....

Thank you to everyone who played along with us ...we don't have many challenges left for this year

where has this year gone,?

Ok lets see who won last weeks challenge, Mr Random org has chosen 


lovely creation

Please contact Ali for your prize and winners banner for your blog 


Now onto this weeks challenge 

CHRISTMAS with ribbon

The lovely Design team have been creating with the lovely ribbons from Crafty ribbons, so lets take a look 


Carol C



super girls ...great inspiration
now its over to you ....we are looking forward to see all these Christmas creations 
Mr.linky below

Thursday, 1 December 2016

challenge # 178 Christmas

Hello Carol here with another new challenge for this week the weeks are going so fast there is not many left now before the big fellow in the red suite arrives!!

Ok so a big thank you to everyone who joined in with us last week or TOP 3 was chosen by Carol S 

and here they are

32. Repolainen

58. Bonnie Garby

5. Ria


these are fabulous creations

Now our winner this week is

congratulations to you

these are wonderful christmas creations

our prize is this week is

The fabulous DT have been creating wonderful pieces of work using ribbons from

CRAFTY RIBBONS and our host this week is Marg and this is what Marg would like to say to introduce her challenge 

Hiya peeps, I'm Marg & I'm your host for this weeks challenge
The theme this week is Christmas but most of all don't forget
to use ribbon or lace otherwise we will have to delete your entry.
I have used a beautiful garden rose coloured ribbon
(details on my blog) for my card, shown below, along with
the rest of the Bows team inspirational projects. I hope
they inspire you to join in with this weeks challenge to
see if you could win the selection of fabulous satin
ribbons from owner Ali.

Kate t

using ribbon from Christmas doodle collection

all from Santa's Grotto 

La Vikinga

using the digi stamp and Snowman from Santas Grotto


these are just perfect dont you think

Now its over to you

remember your ribbon

Have a lovely weekend ...stay warm and safe

x Carol and CR design team x