Oh, so much ribbon
Oh, so many ways to organize it all.
What is the PERFECT way to store ribbon?
The answer is that the perfect way varies from person to
person. My friends and I all have our
crafty quirks, and our own specific but different ways to keep ribbon that suit
For some, the process of organizing and using all the
organizational toys, I mean, SUPPLIES, is half the fun. I like new toys as much as the next gal-but I
don’t want to constantly get the latest and greatest tools and spend all my
time organizing my ribbon stash…I want to play with it!!! (I mean USE it.)
What is Important to me?
- FINDING the exact ribbon I want!
- Being able to enjoy my ribbon at all times.
the ribbons I own, and being able to quickly see what I need.
Here are 2 ways to showcase ribbon and to make it user
I love my glass jars
from World Market. I was inspired by
candy jars…think of jars filled with colorful confections in a candy
store. For me ribbon is eye candy. Use recycled canisters or pickle jars…any big
jar will work! I can see all my ribbons,
quickly find what I want, and it’s a kind of “home décor” at the same time.
The other idea is to have a “ribbon curtain” above my
workspace. Any towel bar will work. I use an inexpensive kitchen organization
system from Ikea. I am able to see what I have, cut or pull it off the rod and
keep working! Clean up is easy and
There are surely tons of great ways to store and manage
ribbon. I’d love to see or hear about
the tricks you’ve learned. Tell us or
show us YOUR system and be eligible for a prize.
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Blog Post by: Leah Farrar White