Saturday, 3 December 2016

Winners of Ribbon Girl November 'Use any Image' Challenge ...

Thank you for all the gorgeous entries to The Ribbon Girl November 'use any image' challenge. We'd like to take this opportunity to thank our very generous sponsors Lili of the Valley and Marianne Designs for their wonderful prizes which are very much appreciated.

First prize:  £10 voucher for Lili of the Valley

the winner of the first prize chosen by random.org is number 103 that's you Lynne R
This is Lynne's cute Christmas card

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Second prize:  £10 voucher for The Ribbon Girl

The winner of the second prize is number 76 and that's you Paper Profusion
A very pretty project from Paper Profusion

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Third Prize from Marianne Designs

The winner of the prize from Marianne Designs is number 150 and that's you Norma

This is Norma's beautiful Christmas card

Winners please contact me by email, message on facebook page or on the contact us section of our website - prizes must be claimed within 7 days of this post

Please join us tomorrow for The Ribbon Girl December Card Challenge

see you soon, Mary x

Sunday, 20 November 2016

November 'Use any Image' Challenge ....

Hello Crafters  - Christmas Day is exactly five weeks from today Sunday 20th November  -  so we are sure to see lots and lots of gorgeous Christmas projects for our 'use any image' challenge. It's a really simple challenge to enter as you can make any kind of project as long as it has an image on it. Could be a card, tag, sleigh, skate, box, envelope, wine bag, gift bag - anything at all so long as there is an image of some kind!  As usual we have some fabulous prizes from our kind friends at Lili Of The Valley (a £10 voucher), Marianne Designs (see photograph for details) and The Ribbon Girl (£10 voucher)  The ladies on our design team have made some nice projects to inspire you and there is a list of all the products they used which can be found in The Ribbon Girl store  We do our best to leave comments on all entries, but sometimes it is not possible - rest assured every entry is looked at :-) 

First prize:  £10 voucher for Lili of the Valley


Second prize:  £10 voucher for The Ribbon Girl


Third Prize from Marianne Designs

CHANTAL 


DONNA 


Donna used Maja Design 'I Wish' 6 x 6 paper pad, Pion The Night before Christmas images PD1619, Scrapiniec Chipboard Royal Window 02, 75mm 'Michele' White Guipure lace, 25mm Ivory Frilled Lace, 16mm 9549 Moss Green Velvet ribbon, FB 10mm Ivory Pearl Square Trim, Ivory Poinsettias, Holly Leaf Mulberry Paper, Red/Green Frosted Berries 10 Stems, Red Shiny Oval shape Berries, Small Pine Cones, 1mm Pearlised Stamens, Diamante Christmas Tree Charm and some Cheesecloth


KAT W 



LINDA 



Gretha 



Mary


Mary used Galeria 'Retro As if in a Dream' paper, Terracotta/rust rosebuds, 55mm Emma Ivory Guipure Lace, Cream 15mm Satin Ribbon, Brown 30mm Roses, small pine cones, white cherry blossom, white lily flowers, miniature ivory blossoms, chipboards from Scrapiniec, pieces of cheesecloth and some Stardust Stickles for a bit of added sparkle!

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Saturday, 19 November 2016

Winners of November Card Challenge at The Ribbon Girl ....

Thankyou for all the gorgeous cards entered into The Ribbon Girl November card challenge - sorry I wasn't able to leave comments on all entries :-(  The 3 winners chosen at random are as follows and must be claimed within 7 days of this blog post.  

First prize:  Papers from Maja Design, Sweden - the prize will be sent directly to the winner who is No. 157 and that is Carolines Creaties     Caroline we will need your telephone number as well as your complete mailing address so Maja can send your prize to you.

Caroline made this lovely pink and white card



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Second prize:  £10 voucher towards a shopping spree at The Ribbon Girl won by No 81  Katrina Bufton
This is Katrina's very elegant card - lovely!

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Third Prize:  A stamp of the winner's choice from LOTV is No 97 Claire C

Claire C's gorgeous card

Sunday, 6 November 2016

November Card Challenge ...

Hi, we're back with another Card Challenge for November and as usual it's an Anything Goes challenge. The challenge will run until November 19th, 9PM UK time. Our lovely friends from Maja Designs and Lili Of The Valley have joined The Ribbon Girl in offering us more fabulous prizes so we hope you'll join in

First prize:  Papers from Maja Design, Sweden - the prize will be sent directly to the winner
Second prize:  £10 voucher towards a shopping spree at The Ribbon Girl
Third Prize:  A stamp of the winner's choice from LOTV


Our Design Team have created some lovely cards, please visit their personal blogs to find out more information and remember that all the products listed below each project can be found in the Ribbon Girl online store
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Donna


(Donna used; Maja Design 'I Wish' 6 x 6 Paper pad, Scrapiniec Chipboard royal round Frame, Scrapiniec Chipboard Merry Christmas, 45mm 'Blanche' Embroidered Tulle Lace, 16mm 9549 Moss Green velvet Ribbon, FB 10mm Ivory Square Pearl Trim, Ivory 20mm Open Roses, Small White Lily Flowers Pk Of 5, 1mm Pearlised Stamens Pk Of 144, Red/Green Frosted Berries 10 Stems, Small Pine Cones Pk Of 5, 3mm White Pearl Bead String, 50cm x 80cm Cheesecloth. Vintage Style Ivory Pearl Trinket Pins, 3mm White s/a pearl Flatbacks, 5 Metres Natural Hemp Twine & 5 Metres Venetian (Christmas Red) Seam Binding)


(Jane used: Michele white guipure lace, 8mm rusty jingle bells, natural button twine, white cherry blossom, 12mm red round berries, miniature pale blue blossoms and Stardust Stickles)

Gina Knott



(Gina used: 25mm Pale Fuchsia Plain Sheer Ribbon, White Medium Pom Pom Trim, 38mm Charlotte Elizabeth Vintage Style White Lace, 25mm White Frilled Lace, Diamante Star Charm, 25mm Lilac Cottage Rose, Ivory White Magnolia Flower, Exotic Lilac Blooms, Pink Beaded Cherries , 4mm White Pearl String)

Mary Gourley


(Mary used Maja Design 'Home for the Holidays' paper, Scrapiniec Jolly Holly Border pieces, 5mm brown/white gingham ribbon, 17mm Laila white vintage style cotton lace, white fabric leaves, a stem of tiny pearl cluster flowers, 30mm and 20mm ivory roses, white rose buds, white Cosmos daisy, green/red shiny berries, sparkly glass heart, white satin ribbon and Stardust stickles)
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Saturday, 5 November 2016

Winner of Festive Flower Giveaway......


The winner of the Festive Flower Giveaway, chosen at random, is
Maria Loyen - Maria please email me within 7 days of this post, with your full mailing address so I can send you these flowers, leaves and ribbon

Sorry there can be only one winner - please pop back after 9am on Sunday morning 6th November
for The Ribbon Girl November Card Challenge!
see you then,
Mary x

Sunday, 30 October 2016

Festive flower giveaway ............

There is no challenge this week Crafters (but there will be a card challenge on 6th November), so instead I have a small giveaway for you - just leave a comment and tell me what you'd make with these - cards, layout, gift tags or something else?  These colours are perfect for Christmas crafting - just click on each picture to take you directly to the product in the store

Holly Leaves Large Variagated . Poinsettia Red Shimmer Pk of 3 25mm Red Cottage Rose Pk of 5
Sweetheart Blossom Red/White Pk of 10 16mm Red Saddlestitch Ribbon 38mm Red Faux Silk

One winner will be chosen on Saturday 5th November and will receive one bunch of ten large holly leaves, pack of 3 red shimmer poinsettias, bunch of 5 red cottage roses, bunch of 10 red/white blossom flowers, a metre of red saddlestitch and a metre of 38mm red faux silk

happy crafting!!
Mary x
THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED

Winners of The Ribbon Girl October Use any Image Challenge ...

Thank you for the lovely 179 entries to the Ribbon Girl Use any Image challenge

First prize:  £10 voucher for Lili of the Valley

goes to No 67 as chosen by random.org

that's you Mariannes Craftroom

these are Marianne's cute tags

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The winner of the Second prize:  £10 voucher for The Ribbon Girl


is No 86 and that's The Craft Bucket

This is The Craft Bucket's lovely card
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The winner of the third Prize from Marianne Designs
is No 153 and that's Katie K

this is Katie K's pretty card, such a lovely shape

The three winners must contact me by email, via message on our facebook page or by the contact page on our online store within 7 days of this post or forfeit their prizes.  
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(our design team try to leave a comment on every entry, but sometimes it just isn't possible, but rest assured we do look at every entry)

There is no challenge this week ladies, but I will be posting a small giveaway later today

happy crafting
Mary x

Sunday, 16 October 2016

October Any Image Challenge ...

We're back with our October 'USE ANY IMAGE' challenge. It's a really simple challenge to enter as you can make any kind of project as long as it has an image on it. As usual we have some fabulous prizes from our kind friends at Lili Of The Valley (a £10 voucher), Marianne Designs (see photograph for details) and The Ribbon Girl (£10 voucher)

First prize:  £10 voucher for Lili of the Valley


Second prize:  £10 voucher for The Ribbon Girl


Third Prize from Marianne Designs

This challenge runs until 9PM on Saturday 29th October (UK time), please make a new project no backlinking and use the InLinkz button at the bottom of the post to link up your projects. The prizes are non transferable, the Ribbon Girl voucher covers the cost of products but not postage

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Our Design Team have been busy creating, please visit their own personal blogs for more information but all the products listed below their projects can of course be found in The Ribbon Girl online store

by Donna


(Donna used: Pion The Night Before Christmas Images PD1619, Pion Night Before Christmas PD 7904, Scrapiniec Chipboard Royal Window 02, 75mm 'Michele' White Guipure Lace, 16mm 9549 Moss Green Velvet Ribbon, FB 10mm White Square Pearl trim, Small Ivory Gardenia, Small Pine cone, Frosted Berries Red/Green, Trinket Pins Vintage Style Ivory Pearl, Holly Leaf Mulberry Paper 30mm Pk, Red 12 - 15mm paper Roses 15mm, White Seam Binding & Cheesecloth Fabric)


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by Mary



(Mary used: Maja Designs 'I Wish' 6x6 paper pack, Deborah ivory lace, Scrapiniec Jolly Holly borders, tiny red berries, large holly leaves, ivory 30mm and 20mm roses, red/green frosted berries, frosted cones and lots of Stardust Stickles)

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by Anne


(Anne used; cheesecloth, white seam binding, tulle, red button twine, 5mm red crystals, apple charm, dragonfly charm)

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by Chantal



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by Kat W


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