Sunday, 18 June 2017

June Any Image Challenge ...

Welcome to the Ribbon Girl  'Use Any Image' challenge -  you can make any type of project, cards, tags, bags, 3-d projects - anything you like, BUT YOU MUST use an image on your project.  We are delighted to welcome the very talented Diana Adamski as our guest!!  Diana and the Design Team have made some fabulous projects to inspire you and we hope you will join in with this challenge.  There will be 3 winners and we'll share their projects when we announce the winners on Saturday 1st. Please use the InLinkz button at the end of the post to share your projects July.
As usual we have fabulous prizes from our sponsors:

First prize:  £10 voucher for LOTV

http://www.liliofthevalley.co.uk

Second prize:  £10 voucher for The Ribbon Girl

http://www.ribbongirl.co.uk/catalog/index.php

Third prize:  A lovely prize from Marianne Designs



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GDT  Diana Adamski



(Diana used: Craft & You 'Beautiful Day' 6x6 paper pad, white lily flower, 10mm pink open rose, ivory hemp twine, cheesecloth, 8mm Rebecca antique white lace, 30mm ivory wild rose, golden butterfly with diamantes, Peppermint and Lagoon Sparkly Shaker Sequin Mix)

Mary



(Mary used: an image from Maja Sofiero Ephemera Sheet, vintage blue fluted edge sheer, blue and pale pink 30mm wild roses, blue forget me not flowers, white miniature blossoms, Scrapiniec rounded corner chipboard piece.  The leaves were cut from Maja Shades of Sofiero Paper Celery/Sage Green)

Donna



(Donna used; Lemoncraft Daydream 6 x 6 Paper Pad, 55mm 'Emma' Ivory Guipure Lace, 28mm Gloria Ivory Fine Cotton Lace, 16mm Aqua Open Weave Ribbon, FB 5mm Pearl Flower Ivory Trim, 35mm pink Trellis roses, 30mm Aqua Wild Roses, 20mm White/Baby Pink Open Roses, Kort & Godt Aqua Rolled paper Flowers, Ivory/Cream Beaded Berries, White Cheesecloth Fabric, 3mm x 5mm Ivory Oval Pearl String, Ivory trinket Pins & 3mm Self Adhesive Rainbow Pearls)


(Chantal used: gathered lace, magnolia flowers, ivory paper roses, pink wild roses, ivory flatback bead trim)


(Kat used: Echo Park Summer Bliss 6x6 paper pad, 15mm gold yellow no.37 Berisford satin ribbon, ivory button twine, daisy flower charm, white cherry blossom, 12-15mm yellow gold roses, white sweetheart blossoms, miniature pale mint blossom flowers, 8mm self adhesive white flower pearl)


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Saturday, 17 June 2017

Winners of The Ribbon Girl June Card Challenge .....

Many thanks to all the cardmakers who entered their gorgeous creations into our June Card Challenge.  They are all lovely, but there are only 3 winners, and they are as follows:

First prize:  Papers from Maja Design, Sweden - the prize will be sent directly to the winner
 
 The winner of the first prize is No 114, Julie P

swirly tildathis is Julie P's pretty card
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Second prize:  £10 voucher towards a shopping spree at The Ribbon Girl
 
The winner of The Ribbon Girl Voucher is 'make your life colourful'
 
 and this is her lovely Fathers Day card
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Third Prize:  A stamp of the winner's choice from LOTV

 
The winner of the LOTV stamp of her choice is no 40  Gerie
 
This is Gerie's beautiful birthday card
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Winners must contact me within 7 days of this blog post to claim their prize.  I need the full address and telephone number for the winner of the Maja prize as it is sent direct by Maja. I hope you will all return on Sunday morning at 9am for The Ribbon Girl June 'use any image' challenge
take care, Mary x

Monday, 5 June 2017

The Ribbon Girl June Card Challenge .....

Crafters please excuse our late appearance due to a short break and returning to a problem with Blogger which appears to be working fine now, phew!!    
Welcome to our June card challenge, the time is flying past.  You can enter any kind of card with whatever theme you like and the winners will be announced after 9pm UK time on Saturday 16th June.  The design team have come up with some fabulous cards as usual and I hope they will inspire you!  There are 3 wonderful prizes to be won and each winner will be chosen at random  
PLEASE USE THE INLINKZ BUTTON AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE TO ADD YOUR CARD

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


Tracy



Scrapiniec Doily Lace Borders, ivory button twine, natural hemp twine, pale terracotta daisy flowers, 'Orchid' antique white vintage style lace, miniature white blossoms and peach lilly



Maja Shades of Sofiero Mono Blush/Rouge and White/Sand, 23mm Pink Flowery Organza Ribbon, White Medium Pom Pom Trim, Oval white Pearl Diamante Flatback embellishment,  45mm Jessica White Guipure Lace, White Double Row Pearl  Trim, 12mm Leah White Scallop Flat Lace, Octagonal Irridescent Flatback String, Magnolia Pink Mix Flowers, Beaded White Stamen.
 
Jane


Glossy Accents, Norma ivory lace, ivory button twine, Magnolia pink mix flowers, white daisies, white cosmos daisies
 
Cindy


Maja Design Vintage Romance 6x6 paper, Lemoncraft Tiny Miracles 6x6 pad, Scrapiniec Chipboards, Rose Organza Pale Ivory, 10mm Blue open Rose, Liquid Pearls White Opal, Tool Set for Shaping Flowers, Stamen 3mm White Double Ended, 38mm Ivory Silky Crush, Cheesecloth Ivory

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Winners of The Ribbon Girl May 'Use any Image' Challenge ....

Some great entries crafters, thank you!!  There were 162 entries and here are the winners who were chosen at random
First prize:  £10 voucher for LOTV
http://www.liliofthevalley.co.uk
No. 155  and that is Susan Sudbury

New Friends

Here is Susan's cardwith a stamped and coloured cat image

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Second prize:  £10 voucher for The Ribbon Girl
http://www.ribbongirl.co.uk/catalog/index.php

 
 The pretty pink card by Jays Crafter Corner
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The winner of this very nice third  prize from Marianne Designs
is No. 66 and that's you Caroline
 
Here is Caroline's pretty card.
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All the winners must contact me within 7 days of this blogpost to claim their prize otherwise they will be forfeit.  For the Marianne prize I need your full mailing address so I can pass it on to Marianne Designs who will send the prize directly to you.   An email address is required for the 1st and 2nd prizes and I will email you a voucher code.
I hope you will all join in with The Ribbon Girl June Card Challenge which will begin this evening we are a little behind due to a short break :-)

Sunday, 21 May 2017

Ribbon Girl May 'Use any Image' challenge ...

Welcome to the Ribbon Girl May  'Use any image' challenge -  you can enter any type of project, cards, tags, bags, 3-d projects - anything you like, BUT YOU MUST use an image on your project.  Our Design Team have made some fabulous projects to inspire you.  There will be 3 winners and we'll share their projects when we announce the winners on Monday 5th June


First prize:  £10 voucher for LOTV
http://www.liliofthevalley.co.uk


Second prize:  £10 voucher for The Ribbon Girl
http://www.ribbongirl.co.uk/catalog/index.php


Third prize:  A lovely prize from Marianne Designs


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Andrea used Turquoise 12x12 gingham paper, aqua satin ribbon, silver twine, decorative heart and trinket pins, stardust and platinum stickles and rainbow and iridescent self adhesive pearls 

Jane  







Donna Used; Maja Design 'Sofiero' 6 x 6 Paper Stack and Maja Design 'Shades Of Sofiero' 6 x 6 paper Stack, 55mm 'Emma' Ivory Guipure Lace, FB 10mm Ivory Square Pearl trim, 30mm Lilac Wild Roses, 20mm Blue Open Roses, 20mm Ivory Open Roses, Small Lilac Lily Flowers, Miniature Lilac Blossoms, Ivory/Cream Beaded Berries, 3mm Ivory Pearl Bead string, 3mm Ivory s/a Pearl Flatbacks, Ivory hemp Twine, Ivory Trinket Pins, ile Blue Seam Binding and a  Small Dragonfly Charm.



Kat used: Maja Design 6x6 Sofiero paper pad, 16mm pink ruffle edge sheer ribbon, 23mm pink organza ribbon, Round 14mm diamante buckle slide, 20mm pale pink open roses, and miniature white blossoms 
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Saturday, 20 May 2017

Winners of Ribbon Girl May Card Challenge ....

Thank you for all those lovely 192 cards crafters, they were all really lovely, but there can only be three winners and they are as follows:

First prize:  Papers from Maja Design, Sweden - the prize will be sent directly to the winner so I need a full mailing address with a telephone number please


first prize goes to Tiziana No 139

photo of No 139  Tizanias lovely card

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Second prize:  £10 voucher towards a shopping spree at The Ribbon Girl
the winner is No 102  Katrina Bufton


here is Katrinas gorgeous card
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Third Prize:  A stamp of the winner's choice from LOTV


No 6  Marlies


here is Marlies delightful card

The winners must contact me within 7 days of this blog post or forfeit their prize.

I hope everyone will visit on Sunday morning from 9am for The Ribbon Girl May 'Use any Image' challenge!!

Mary x

Sunday, 7 May 2017

The Ribbon Girl May Card Challenge ....

Welcome to The Ribbon Girl May Card Challenge.  You may enter any type of card to this challenge which will run until 9pm on Saturday 20th May.  We hope you are inspired by the lovely cards made by our design team and we are delighted to welcome the very talented  Cindy Wille as our guest designer.  There are three wonderful prizes to be won:

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



Cindy GDT


Maja Design Vintage Romance 6x6, Ivy Leaves Scrapiniec Chipboards, Stickles Stardust, Maja Design Vintage Summer Basics 6x6, Rose Organza Pale Ivory, 38mm Vintage Ivory Fluted Edge Sheer, 10mm Lilac Open Roses, Liquid Pearls White Opal, 12mm 'Amanda' Ivory Scallop Flat Lace, 10mm Pale Pink Open Roses, 45mm 'Bethany'Ivory Guipure Lace, 10mm Blue Open Roses, Cheesecloth, Round 11mm Pearl & Diamante Flatback




Andrea used Galeria 'Game of Colours Green' paper, Turquoise/White gingham paper, ivory hemp twine, rainbow self adhesive pearls, stardust stickles on the cloud and tiny silver star dangle beads




Maja Design 'Sofiero' 6x6 Paper Pad, 10mm White/Pink 2-tone Open Rose, 20mm White/Baby Pink Open Rose, 20mm Pale Pink Open Rose, Carnation Pale Pink, Beaded Stamen Pink/White
, Rose Leaf Satin Green, Lily Assortment Pink, 3mm White Pearl Bead String
, Rose Organza Pink, 28mm Prudence Pale Pink Flat Lace, Pink Button Twine, Heart with Pink Gem Charm, 8mm Pearl Ivory Flat Backs




Scrapiniec Royal Double Chipboard, Miniature Blossom Flowers, White Spot Organza Ribbon and Ivory Button Twine

Gina



Maja Shades of Sofiero Mono Blush/Rouge paper, 45mm Jessica White Guipure Lace, 15mm Pale Pink Satin Berisford No 70 Ribbon, 12mm Leah White Scallop Flat Lace, 6mm Flat Back Pearl Trim, 4mm Pearl White Trim, 30mm Pale Pink Wild Rose, Beaded Stamen White, Carnations Pale Pink, Pink Beaded Cherries, 15mm Clear Round Diamante Flatback, Diamante Heat Loop Charm.




Mary used 15mm hot pink satin ribbon, pink 20mm paper roses, 10mm white square pearl trim and 5mm ivory self adhesive pearls.


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