Sunday 16 March 2014

March Colour Challenge...

It's Sunday again which means it's another challenge here at The Ribbon Girl.  This week it is our Colour Challenge and we would like to see your GREEN projects. Once again we are so pleased to say that we are sponsored by Lisa and Laila at LOTV and also The Ribbon Girl who are offering one randomly chosen winner two prizes of:

This challenge will run for 1 week and closes at 9PM UK time on Saturday 22nd March. Our usual rules apply - create a new project (please no backlinking to old projects), blog about it mentioning this challenge then leave a link using the InLinkz button at the bottom of this post. The prize will be redrawn if the winner does not claim it after 1 week of the winner being identified on this blog
Our amazing Design Team ladies have been working their magic again and have made some gorgeous creations for your inspiration, all of the products listed below their projects can be found in the Ribbon Girl online store and our regular team have been joined by Kat Grieves who has created two lovely projects as our Guest Designer

by Kat

(Kat used: floribunda roses, seam binding, cameo, brooch, ruffle edge ribbon, organza rose trim)

By Jenny
Photo: A 65th birthday card for Mary by DT Jenny Hodges (and it's even nicer in real life!! thanks Jenny <3) Tilda was coloured with distress inks then Jenny added 32mm Sophie white cluny lace, 16mm Green pleated satin ribbon, 38mm Moss green taffeta, Small beaded berries Ivory, Bronze vintage frame, White Lily flower all from - don't forget this month's colour challenge 'Green' over at

Jenny added 32mm Sophie white cluny lace, 16mm Green pleated satin ribbon, 38mm Moss green taffeta, Small beaded berries Ivory, Bronze vintage frame, White Lily flower

by Kath

(Kath used: Burlap,Darjeeling White Blossoms, Twill Striped Celery Green, Eyelash Edge White Guipure, Polka Dot Buttons Lime Green, Jute Twine, Prima resin embellishment)

by Gretha

(Gretha used: 15 mm Butterfly Ivory Fine Cluny Lace, Natural Button Twine, Bird cage Bronze Colour Charm, doily, Daisy, Blossom Flower, roses, Rolled paper flowers - Ivory Roses Kort & Godt, Beaded Berries Pink/Pale Pink, 6mm Flat Back Ivory Pearl Trim)

by Gail

(Gail used: Iced lime seam binding, 18mm white zig zag lace, 16mm grosgrain spot, 5mm loopy trim, 25mm mint satin, leaf pins, Angelica lace,4mm pearl bead string, Apple tiny ric rac)

by Gina

(Gina used: 3mm Pearl Gem Flatbacks, Green Hat Pins, Melissa Francis  Applique Corner, 16mm Ivory Guipure Lace, 38mm Ivory Guipure Lace, 30mm Wild Roses, 20mm Round Spacer, Pale Green Acrylic Gem, 25mm Khaki Sage No 80 Berisford Satin Ribbon, 40mm Daisy White, 12mm Pearl Ivory Flower Shape Flatbacks, Carnation Ivory (off white), Brown Winter Cones, Ivory Beaded Gypsophalia)

by Jane M

(Jane used: Melissa Frances Petite frames, Wooden Heart buttons, Avocado Green Small Plain Buttons, 9mm and 16mm Pale Green/Olive Saddlestitch, 15mm Moss Green No 79 Berisford Satin, Mocha 10mm Open Roses, White Sweetheart Blossom, Rose bud semi open Mocha/Dark Cream, Mini Blooms Vintage cream, Linen button twine)

by Anne

(Anne used: Top stitch thread, doiley, 25mm cream cotton lace, ric rac, tulle, flatback pearls, stickles, pearl bead trim, 25mm satin ribbon)

by Yuri

(Yuri used: Resin Cameo Frame Flatback, Bias Binding Green Lace Floral, Sea Moss Green Seam Binding, Light Brown Hemp Twine, Starburst Stamen White, Sticky Tape, Cheesecloth)

by Franz

(Franz used: Rose Bud Large Ivory White, Ivory 30mm Wild Roses, Iced Lime Green Seam Binding, 6mm Hearts Ivory Silk Self Adhesive, 8mm Hearts Ivory Self Adhesive, Ivory 20mm Open Rose WOC, Darjeeling White Blossom Flowers, 40mm 'Gertrude' Embroided Net Lace)


  1. Gorgeous spring green inspired DT work...isn't this the perfect colour for this glorious weather in the UK. Thanks for a great challenge, I'm delighted to enter, hugs xx

  2. Oh what gorgeous creations by the DT! So much inspiration. x

  3. Thank you for a great challenge and congrats to the DT for their fabulous inspiration :) Hugs Mimi xxx