Wednesday, August 20, 2014


Hello there RRR friends! Thanks for visiting today! I have a very simple and lovely card to share with you. It features some wonderful Ivory Burlap String wrapped and tied in a bow around a tiny cluster of Wild Orchid Cosmos Daisy Stem Flowers (white) and Sweetheart Blossoms White with Red Center Flowers. I love the impact this has. It was almost too easy :)
 Thanks so much for stopping by today and I hope you are inspired to create something wonderful! Have a great day!

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Stencil Stamping with Jenn Cochran

Hi RRR friends and followers!  Jenn here from Jax Bean Stalks.  I am so excited to bring a fun new (at least to me) technique to you.  It is Stencil Stamping.  It is the perfect technique to create custom backgrounds for your cards and projects.  Below you will see the tell all video on how you can create this background in your own craft-room!

Here is the tell all video!  Hope you like it.  

For this card is have used Diamond Satin in Jade.  This ribbon is super easy to tie and makes beautiful bows.

Don't forget to come back on Friday for the tell all video from my blog hop card.  

Monday, August 18, 2014

RRR August Blog Hop Winner!

This is the second post of the day. Be sure to scroll down to see the beautiful project that Teresa has made for us today.

Thank you so much for hopping along with us this month on the Really Reasonable Ribbon's Ramblings Blog Hop. We had so much fun and we hope you did too!! We'll be hopping on the 13th of each month, so be sure to mark your calendars and join us again next month.

Well, it seems that the winning 'favorite autumn activity' is......  Picking pumpkins.  No surprise there!  :)
I must admit that I would feel like I was missing out if I lived in a locale where I didn't have the leaves changing color and the cool autumn air.  Fall is my favorite time of the year!

Now, on to our winner who will receive the August Ribbon Club Assortment from Really Reasonable Ribbon.

The winner will have 48 hours to contact me by clicking on the contact button at the top of the blog and sending me your full name and shipping address.

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Here is your random number: 13
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Congratulations scrappin2babygirls!

Great hop everyone's projects were beautiful! My fave autumn activity is going to the pumpkin patch with my girls and husband. Thanks for the fun hop

Now if you didn't win, don't worry!! We will be 'hopping' each month so you'll have another chance to win soon! We hope you stop by and visit our blog often.

Be sure to check out our current challenge here. We'd love to have you play along with us. Have a super day!

~ Bonnie Garby ~ 

Fall Photo Calendar with Graphic 45

Hi, it's Teresa here today on this beautiful Monday to share a special calendar that I did for a wonderful person who has the cutest chickens I know.  Sometimes finding the perfect paper and trying to make something special for someone can be great inspiration and I think she is going to really love this.  At least I hope so.  So the ribbons this month for the August Monthly Ribbon Club  started this too.  They are gorgeous and went perfect with the papers that I had in my stash from G45.  And I added a few more that I loved too.

So you can tell that all the fall colors in the paper really went good!  For the front of the book I made that huge flower by gathering up the White Jute Ribbon  and added another gathered row of   Ivory Tulle  and then on top of that I put twine and flowers.  I also made a really pretty bow with the Green Seam Binding Ribbon from the shop.

Here is page two in the calendar.  I love all the rich colors and the ivory seam binding went great for it just as a bow at the bottom of the page.

For this page I tied a piece of the rich Red Burgandy Diamond Satin Ribbon with a flower.

This page I kept really simple and just added some flowers from my stash.  There are lots of gorgeous flowers in the shop that you can see here and I think it's time for an order for me too.

And lastly I put the biggest rooster to end the year on just by fussy cutting him out and layering him on the page with the calendar pieces and some Baker's Twine that you can see here and comes in lots and lots of colors... could use them all myself and it's a nice thing to have on hand.

That's it for today and hope you got inspired to make something fun for someone special in your life and don't forget to check out all the gorgeous ribbons this month.  It's going to be fun this fall.

Big Hugs....Teresa

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Sweet Ride a Pony Baby Card

Hello everyone, Cheryl here with a sweet baby card to share today. I made this card for Really Reasonable Ribbon & The Scrapping Cottage using the beautiful ribbons, netting, and hemp from RRR, and then beautiful CottageCutz Baby Dies from The Scrapping Cottage.

I LOVE the Delicate Stitched Pink Satin Ribbon that Bonnie carries at the Really Reasonable Ribbon store. It's beautiful in person, and pictures don't seem to show all the beauty. I criss-crossed the ribbon for a different look. Then used the White Tulle and ran it across the center over the Ribbon and tied it in a bow. Next I added a big pink bow using the same Delicate Stitched Pink Satin.

My buttons are also from the Really Reasonable Ribbon store, and I used the Hemp in PINK for a sewn look. Love using the Hemp Bonnie carries.  It's perfect for the buttons.

The Baby Dies I used are CottageCutz dies, and are from the New Baby Release (The Scrapping Cottage). The Design Paper is from American Crafts and one is the Pebbles collection.

I enjoyed creating my card for today! It was super easy!!!

Thank you for stopping by, and for all your lovely comments! Hope you have a super AWESOME Day!!
Hugs to all,

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Paris Button Card with Bee Tag Card

Hello there Paper Peeps!  Ginny here and I'm just buzzing in the morning to share a very bee-utiful card I created with fabulous trim from Really Reasonable Ribbon along with pretty patterned papers and vintagy images!

The scrumptious trim is Black Circus Dots Grosgrain.  I've also added a pretty little die cut frame, and paper rosette. This is a very dimensional card! The vintagy images come from my Bees and Buttons Creativity Kit. Okay that's all for me...time to head to the shop to see what kinda trouble I can get into. Wishing you all a happy and productive day with lots of time to bee creative : ) G

Friday, August 15, 2014

RRR Challenge #101 - Pets & Ribbon Theme

Hello everyone! It's time for a new challenge here at Really Reasonable Ribbon. Please scroll down to the next post for the winners of the last challenge.

The theme for Challenge #101 is Pets and Ribbon.
Create a card, layout, multi media piece, tag, ATC, hair bow, you name it. Just be sure to follow the theme above and use ribbon/lace or trim somewhere on your project.

Here is a little inspiration from our design team for challenge #101 to get you started.  All of the sample projects feature ribbon from Really Reasonable Ribbon.


Now, let's see your Pet themed creations! 
We will be selecting our top three favorite projects to feature, so stop back on September 1st to see our picks along with our next challenge theme. 

Here's what you need to do:
* Create a new project using the posted theme. A layout, card, ATC, home decor item, hair bow, or anything you can think of.
* You may enter up to 6 projects, but you're asked to provide newly designed projects. No back-linking please.
* All projects must also include some sort of ribbon, lace or trim.
* A maximum of 6 entries per person per challenge please.
* Post your project on your blog or an online gallery (using code RRR101) and link it here with the Inlinkz tool below. Please provide a direct link to your post, not an entire blog.
* You have until August 29th at 11:59 PM Eastern time to enter your projects. Thanks so much for playing and good luck.
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