Monthly Archives: May 2011

Really Reasonable Ribbon Blog Candy!


Really Reasonable Ribbon website and we’re going to give them all to one lucky winner!

Lots of great ribbons, trims, adhesives and embellishments along with a Scor-Buddy Mini Scoring Tablet. This will keep you going in challenges for a while! Speaking of challenges, be sure to swing by and take a look at our current challenge theme. Maybe you’ll be inspired to enter a project of your own.
How do you sign up for a chance to win this great prize?

We’d love to have you do one or more of the following:
Become a follower on The Really Reasonable Ribbon’s  Ramblings Blog. We LOVE having you come by and our followers help us out in so many ways.
Visit our new RRR Facebook page and ‘like’ us.
Grab our ‘I love RRR’ badge and display it on your blog (it’s located near the top of the right column).
Tell your friends about us and our giveaway. Blog about it, twitter it, Facebook it or just tell a friend.

In order to be entered in the drawing, please use the Inlinkz tool HERE and enter the appropriate information. PLEASE NOTE:  Although the linky asks for a blog URL, it is set up so that you can leave that field blank.  You do not need to have a blog to enter this drawing.  (The drawing will be made using the entries from the Inlinkz list only, not the comments.)

The Blogoversary Giveaway will be opened until 12:59 PM EDT on Friday, 6/17.  The winner will be announced on the RRR blog sometime on Saturday, 6/18.  We will select the  winner randomly from the list of entries from the Inlinkz tool. 

We will also be giving away a $10 gift certificates to Really Reasonable Ribbon to TWO random selections from our Facebook friends on 6/18, so come on over and ‘like’ us.  We encourage you to share any of your projects using ribbon over there too.  Welcome and we hope to see you soon!

We’d love to have you to visit our Really Reasonable Ribbon website and take a look around.  We have fun new items arriving each month and there is always a good deal to be found in our sale section.


Hangin’ Around

It’s time High Hopes Rubber Stamps challenge!

For a chance to win this week’s prize link your challenge card to the High Hopes blog —>HERE

This week’s challenge is Pets!

Yep, among many other pets over the years (dogs, a bunny, a chinchilla, rats, mice, hamsters, ducks, zillions of fish) we had frogs.

Here’s my project using the Hangin’ Around image.
I added some Polar White Flower Soft and glitter to the water. I added Ultra Fine Toffee and Sand Flower Soft to the cattail. Here’s a closer look:


Stamps: High Hopes Rubber Stamps (Hangin’ Around, Kick Up Your Heels)
Cardstock: (Simply Smooth White, Posh Citrus Lime Dungaree, Posh Bright Blue Dungaree, Posh Aquamarine Dungaree )
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Ribbons: Really Reasonable Ribbon: (Baker’s Twine)
Flower Soft: Polar White, Ultra Fine Sand and Toffee

High Hopes Stamps can be also be purchased at the following stores:

USA – Stamp & Create
Canada – Paper Romance
Australia – Stampin’ Stuff
UK/Europe – Bunny Zoe’s Crafts

Outlines Challenge!

This week’s Outline Rubber Stamps challenge is:

Black & White with a Pop of Color!

Come and play with us! Each week some lucky player will win a $25 Gift Certificate from the Outline Rubber Stamps store!

See all the details on the Outlines Blog!

I chose C-659 Striped Petals Small, D-658 Striped Petals Med, E-657 Striped Petals Lg, G-656 Striped Petals Xtra LgE-554 Vine Strip and F-1049 Posy Greeting Centers for my card today. I stamped the Vine Strip border twice in black in and added Ultra Fine Black Flower Soft. The flowers were stamped with black ink, cut out and shaped a bit and assembled. I added Ultra Fine Black Flower Soft to the center.Here’s a closer look at the flower:

Check out what the other girls made!

Jenny Gropp
Lisa Silver
Vicki Garrett
Sandy Hulsart
Robin Kirkpatrick
Bev Gerard

Stamps: Outlines Rubber Stamps (C-659 Striped Petals Small, D-658 Striped Petals Med, E-657 Striped Petals Lg, G-656 Striped Petals Xtra LgE-554 Vine Strip, F-1049 Posy Greeting Centers)
Papers: Cardstock – (Neenah Solar White, Posh Black Dungaree)
Ribbon: Really Reasonable Ribbon (Rose 5/8″ Satin)
Other: Ultra Fine Black Flower Soft, Flower Soft Glue