Tips & Tricks: Fair Ribbon Layout Accents

by Megan Hoeppner


Fair Ribbon #3: Layered Circles with Ribbon & Bling

Make your ribbon base shine with a little glitter and scalloped circles punched from several different mediums (canvas, cardstock, book paper, etc.).


layered-circles ribbon accent

Layered-Circles Ribbon by Laura Vegas. Supplies: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper; Patterned paper: Bella Blvd.; Felt accents, glitter, and paint: Making Memories; Canvas: Ranger Industries; Punches: Marvy Uchida; Ribbon: Adornit-Carolee's Creations; Beads: Hero Arts; Adhesive: Martha Stewart Crafts, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L, and Therm O Web; Other: Dictionary paper.


Fair Ribbon #4: Brad Bunches

Build your ribbon base with border stickers, which are naturally long and lean. Also, note the brad cluster Laura added as her ribbon center. She created these brads from patterned paper using the iTop tool from Imaginisce ( For instructions on how to use this tool to make your own brads, click here.



brad button fair ribbon accent

Brad Bunch Ribbon by Laura Vegas. Supplies: Patterned paper: Bella Blvd., Imaginisce, October Afternoon, and Pink Paislee; Journaling spot: Jillibean Soup; Borders: Creative Imaginations, Doodlebug Design, and Fiskars Americas; Brad tool: Imaginisce; Adhesive: Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L.



Fair Ribbon #5: Looped Ribbon

Loop several different trims for a wonderfully whimsical ribbon base.


looped ribbon fair ribbon accent

Looped Ribbon by Laura Vegas. Supplies: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper; Ribbon: American Crafts, Making Memories, and SEI; Metal tag: Making Memories; Punch: Marvy Uchida; Die-cutting machine and embossing plate: Provo Craft; Adhesive: Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L and Therm O Web; Other: Badge and tissue paper.




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these ribbons are very interesting. The first one would be cute to use in preschool as rewards


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