Category Archives: Free Ribbon Tutorials

Stuck for ideas of what to make? Looking for just the right project for your favourite ribbon.

We add new and unique free tutorials to help you come up with a project that will be enjoyed by someone whether your sell your item or give it as a gift.

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Check out these awesome ribbon projects we have put together for you.

Ribbon Scandinavian Star Ornament

Scandinavian Star with Ribbon Title Pic

I have seen these pretty stars made with fabric and thought why can’t we make them with ribbon! You will need 22mm width grosgrain ribbon (we used glitter grosgrain ribbon) 4 pieces 28cm long Scissors Tealight Candle or wood burner Hot glue Ribbon or cord to hang How to make a Scandinavian Star Ornament with […]

Military Braid Bookmark – Easy Ribbon Bookmark

How to make a Miliary Braid Bookmark

This Military Braid Bookmark is very easy to make. I have a soft spot for this type of braid. I taught my girls how to do it when they were young. They could whip up a few of these in no time. My youngest made one from scraps at school. The teacher thought she had […]

Side Tail Bow Tutorial – How to Guide

How to make a Side Tail Bow Tutorial

There are so many craft options when using ribbon. I love dainty bows and flowers. This one is a cute little bow that you can use up all those small pieces of ribbon. Grab you stash of scrap ribbon and let’s have some fun. Side Tail Bow Tutorial What you will need: 20cm piece of […]

Mini Circle Lei Bag Charm Tutorial

Mini Circle Lei Bag Charm Tutorial

Since completing the Ribbon Box Braid Tutorial I have been meaning to add this cute alternative. This Mini Circle Lei Bag Charm Tutorial is the same difficulty as the other tutorial but there is a twist! Mini Circle Lei Bag Charm What you will need: 2 x 3m of 6mm grosgrain ribbon Key Ring Glue […]

Learn how to make a Military Braid Barrette

How to make a Military Braid Barrette Instructions

These cute little grosgrain ribbon barrettes are an easy DIY craft project. All you need is some ribbon, glue and a barrette. We shared our tutorial with Tonya on The Crafty Mummy blog. How to make a Military Braid Barrette Click the link below for the tutorial:- Military Braid Barrette Tutorial Find more Ribbon crafts […]

Ribbon Twisted Box Braid Tutorial Bag Charm

Ribbon Twisted Box Braid Tutorial Title page

After completing the Ribbon Box Braid Tutorial I could not help changing it up a bit. This Ribbon Twisted Box Braid Tutorial is the same difficulty as the other tutorial but there is a twist! This would also make a lovely Hawaiian Lei. Done in 3mm ribbon you could even make a mini Bag charm […]

Pointed Loop Bow Tutorial – Free Bow Making Instructions

Pointed Loop Bow Tutorial Model Title

This funky looking pointed loop bow tutorial looks impressive. Finding a tutorial on how to make it was another matter. A picture of this bow has been floating around Pinterest for some time but there does not seem to be any instructions around for it. I called it the Pointed Loop Bow as it seems […]

FOE Headband with Shabby Flowers Tutorial

FOE headband with Shabby Flowers

Make an adorable FOE headband with Shabby Flowers or any fabric flowers you have one hand. They are a delightful addition to any accessory stash. They are quick and easy to whip up and can be colour matched with many outfits. FOE Headband with Shabby Flowers You will need: 2 x Fabric Flowers Bling button […]

Amelia Flower Ribbon Tutorial

Amelia Flower Ribbon Tutorial

I love flowers made from ribbon. This Amelia Flower Ribbon tutorial can be made with satin or grosgrain ribbon – they simply look stunning. Once made they can be used as hair accessories, decorations on presents or embellishments for cards. Add a clip to the back and it will double as decoration and fashion accessory. […]

Plaited FOE Hair Tie Tutorial

DIY FOE Plaited Hair Tie Tutorial | Fold Over Elastic Tutorial

Fold over elastic is a wonderfully versatile elastic. Making a plaited FOE Hair Tie is only one of it’s many uses. Crafters use it on clothing, making hair accessories or simply putting up their hair with a knotted piece of FOE. These lovely plaited FOE hair ties take simple knotted FOE Hair ties to another […]

How to make a Fabric Covered Headband

Fabric Covered Headband - Final

Fabric Covered Plastic Headbands Fabric covered headbands are a quick and easy project to whip up. There are many hair accessories that can be made from your fabric offcuts. Whether they are unique pieces, to match an outfit or attach to a project there is something for everyone. Fabric covered headbands and a quick and […]