May Arts Ribbon Blog

May Arts meets Provocraft

Entry #12 from our Calling All Bloggers Challenge was sent to us by Alonda Williams of Color Divine Gifts.  Keep posting those comments, we are loving them!

May Arts meets Provocraft


  • Party Favors and Gift Box

Ribbon challenge




  • Cricut Expression with Cutting Mat           
  • Cuttlebug & Accessories
  • Forever Young Cartridge               
  • Gift Box (any color)
  • Cardstock (2 sheets of any colors)           
  • Tape
  • Glue or Xyron Adhesive Machine           
  • Twist Tie
  • May Arts Ribbon(s)                   
  • Bone Folder
  • Scissor                           
  • Embellishments (any)

ribbon challenge

Party Favors

  • Select cardstock and place onto the mat and load into your Cricut Expression Machine.
  • Press “Fit to Page”.
  • Select any purse key.
  • Repeat steps 1-3 for 2 purses.
  • Assemble both purses using the bone folder, glue and let dry.
  • Measure and cut the May Arts Ribbon to fit the purses.
  • Run the ribbon through the Cuttlebug Machine using any embossed folder for ribbon texture. (optional)
  • Glue or Xyron the ribbon to the purses.
  • Attached both purses at the side (optional).


ribbon challenge

Gift Box

  • Select a box (any size and color).
  • Select any May Arts Ribbon(s).  Measure and cut to fit around the box, 3 pieces.
  • You can also run the ribbon though the Cuttlebug Embossed Machine for texture (optional).
  • Tape the ribbons to the box or use your Xyron Adhesive Machine.
  • Make 4 loops for the bow.
  • Tie the bow in the middle with a twist tie.
  • Embellish both gift box and party favors and fill them with shredded paper.
  • Top with candles or spa goodies in the box and small items or candy in the favor purses.

ribbon challenge


Buyer’s Guide

  • Ac Moore   
  • Dollar Tree
  • Joann
  • May Arts Ribbon  – # WF28
  • Provo Craft
  • Walmart
  1. Alonda from Color Divine Gifts

    Hi Jenifer,

    It works. The best result is solid color May Arts Ribbons. You can clearly see it and with the printed ribbon I had to pass it thru the Cuttlebug 4 times to see the results.

  2. Jenifer

    Very Cool I had no Idea you could run it thru the cuttlebug thanks for the tip 🙂


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