spring cleaning: ribbon

I decided to go through my stuff yesterday before I went to a do some scrapping.  I realized just how much ribbon and pieces of ribbon I had.  It was a bit scary.  Matt says I am not allowed to buy more until I use up some of what I have.  I bought some stuff to get it onto cards, rather than the big spools and put it all in one container.  If it didn’t fit or if I wasn’t sure I would use it – it went into a pile. 

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That pile of scraps and leftovers is now in 2 rather nice sized bags…  would you like some leftover ribbon???  Leave a comment here and I will draw 2 winners tomorrow morning! 

Also, I am still cleaning out, so who knows what I might find hiding in my stash of stuff!!!


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  1. I just love ribbon! The thing about ribbon is you don’t really realize how much you are acquiring!

  2. I recently finished going through all my stuff and realized I need (read: want) more ribbon. It’s my new favorite. Thanks for sharing! Blessings.

  3. You know how much I love ribbon and use it on almost all of my projects and layouts. I love the colors, patterns and texures and it can give a project just the right “umph.” It also works when your layout needs “just a little something.” You can never have too much ribbon!

  4. I recently gave two bags of ribbons away myself and I now need some new ribbons for inspiration! Thanks for adding me to the names to be drawn Steph.

  5. I’m definitely in the same boat on ribbon. I love it–collect it and have a hard time parting with it LOL
    I have mine in photo boxes, but it takes up a lot of room. I may need to try the bag approach. It looks like it would work well. Thanks for the idea!

  6. Stephenie I should be “spring cleaning” but instead I am “spring shopping” with all the great fiskadeals lately. LOL Thanks for a chance to win.

  7. WOW! What a ribbon stash!! I am constantly “spring cleaning” LOL 3 kids…whatcha expect? I am also a packrat, but working on remedying that “problem” 🙂 I am giving stuff away constantly, but can’t resist a deal! 🙂 Thanks for the chance to win 😀

  8. I started my spring cleaning a bit early this year although I am no where’s near done. I have lots of goodies (clothes, nic nacs, books, etc) that I am donating to my mother’s church rummage sale next month. I’ve got to get moving on finishing it as next month is already next week. lol

    Thanks for the chance to win some ribbon.

  9. Cool! I love ribbon. I’ve convinced myself that every time I clean I’m spring cleaning no matter the season. lol Thanks for the RAK.

  10. I could so totally use some riboon – I’ve been put on a budget and have lost my “Michaels” and “AC Moore” privilages…

  11. I’m drooling over all that beautiful ribbon. Wow!! How nice of you to RAK some of it. thanks for the chance to win.

  12. How fun I love ribbon. I so need to do some cleaning of my stash.

  13. Ribbon is one of those things that you just have to have and when you go to use some you somehow never have that perfect piece or color and you have to purchase more, and then you realize that your ribbon is taking over the world.

  14. OH yeah..definitely love ribbon! Thanks for the chance to win.

  15. Hey, now you can tell your husband that since it’s gone, you can buy some more!

  16. I need to stop buying the cheap spools of ribbon and start buying a yard of other ribbon that I really like. I’m putting together a craft room and was sorting my ribbon by color. I realized that I have a lot of ribbon (yardage) but I have very little variety. Maybe it’s time for a ribbon swap.

  17. What pretty ribbon! This is so nice of you to share. Thank you for the chance. Have a great day!

  18. WOW! Now that’s alot of ribbon! lol
    I have just started to “collect”some ribbon…some for my small stash would be fantastico! 🙂

  19. Wow! I lately discovered ribbon and I’m still working on getting more! Great RAK

  20. I love ribbon.thank for giving us a chance to win some ribbon.I would love to have some more ribbon.I don’t have alot of it.

  21. I would love some more ribbon I just started using ribbon. I have one pink spool of ribbon. Thanks for the chance to win!!

  22. Those bags look great! i woouldnt mind coming in lucky this time!!

  23. Holy cow! Those are some great bags of ribbon. I would love one as I don’t have much 🙂

  24. I am in the middle of coming up with a new ribbon storage method. But most of my ribbon is the same as all my other ribbon. So I would LOVE towin some bits & pieces. =)

  25. You sound like me, except i keep stocking up on paper!! lol. So far I don’t have that much ribbon to my scrapping space yet!

  26. Wow. What a great assortment or ribbon. Good luck on your spring cleaning. Hope it don’t take too long.

  27. this sure sounds like my kind of like….RIBBON, i just love ribbon!..thanks for the chance to win Stephanie. 🙂

  28. Wow! I’d never collect that much ribbon. I can’t believe you’re getting rid of it. I’d love the chance to be the recipient of the RAK you’re offering.

    Thank you and God Bless,

  29. You can not have too much ribbon! I put my ribbon that under 12 inches long in a mason jar on my shelf, it is actually quite pretty.

  30. I love ribbon and could use some more to fill up my ribbon purse. Thanks for a chance to get some fun new things. #3291

  31. Thanks for the chance to win — you look WAY more organized than I am (although I’ve been working on spring cleaning, and it’s getting MUCH better!)

    Great job on the cropping and cleaning!!! 🙂

  32. I lov ribbon, I’v just recently started using it on cards and LO’s so I don’t hav much yet, thanks for the change to win some.

  33. Hi, I love ribbon, I’v just recently started using it on cards and LO’s so I don’t have much, Thanks for the change to win some.

  34. Ooooo…..ribbon is my new obsession!!! I just started an album for my daughter and I’m all about the ribbon!!! Thanks for the opportunity to win this RAK!!!

    Have a great day!!!

  35. WHOA! That’s a load of ribbon to purge!

    Hi, My name is Erin and I am a Ribbonaholic….

    I LOOVE Ribbon, but have tons of it already.. so please don’t put my name in the RAK… I just wanted to say HI!



  36. I’m just getting into ribbon, I’m a bit new to it, but I love the look of it! Thanks for this opportunity!

    ~amber; Fisk~a~teer # 2751

  37. Ribbon, ribbon, who has the ribbon! Looks like Miss Stephenie does! Wow…

    Thanks for the chance!

  38. Looks like some interesting bits and pieces you have there. I’d love a chance to win them. I think there’s lots there for those tiny touches on cards.

  39. I am such a ribbon addict. I just love it-what with the 4 boys and 2 grandsons-ribbon is my “girly” thing and I just can’t get enough of it. Thanks for the chance.

  40. How can a girl pass up on a chance for some yummie ribbon!!! Thanks for sharing your stash!

  41. Impressive! I went through a portion of my stash today…and decided I could get at least 4 projects done today without having to hit the stores. I’m so proud! 🙂

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