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Take a Day Off Giveaway – Winner!

It's been a long time since we have had a fun, for no particular reason giveaway.   With the Labor Day weekend here, I thought it was a perfect time to do just that!  

So, to win your choice of 2 Spools of Ribbon just post a comment saying what you like to do on a day off from work.  Easy peasy, right? 

For a chance to win an additional 2 spools, post a comment on our Facebook Page too!

I will post both winners right here on Tuesday, September 4th!


Happy Labor Day & Good luck y'all!


-The Ribbon Lady



We have a couple winners!  The winner of our first prize pack is:

Lisa Kitzke
Today I have half a day off….spending it scrapbooking -getting ready for Scrapfest at MOA!

The second prize pack goes out to:

Katherine Sodek Langner
I am enjoying my labor day in my scraproom (my happy place). Having fun creating a Thanksgiving mini album!

Congratulations, Ladies!  Email me at [email protected] with your shipping address to claim your prize!

**all winners have 2 weeks to claim their prize**

**when emailing, please note which giveaway/prize you are claiming**



  1. Carmen

    What I'd like to do is spend time cleaning and organzing my house. Unfortunately, with a toddler that has suddenly become VERY clingy, that might have to wait

  2. Katherine L

    My husband is golping.  What is that?  Watching golf and napping!!  I am in my happy place creating!!  Great labor day for me!! 🙂

  3. Kristie M

    I'm a stay-at-home mom, so I never really have a day off from work. But when my oldest is in school and my youngest is napping, I consider it a mini-vacation. I usually make some cards for Operation Write Home, or catch up on some scrapbooking. Thanks for the chance to win!

  4. Chermaine

    Day off would always be to sit down and enjoy a cup of hot tea.. and start scrapbooking or do a card!

  5. Rebecca Ednie

    I sleep late and then craft or visit wih my BFF! I usually throw in a trip to the Marble Slab Creamery or a local bakery too. 

  6. Annette Hindes

    Hope to be making Cards for Operation Write Home

  7. Kaia

    I love to Craft! Because it´s  the only time that is my time and I do the thing that I love the most.

  8. michelle L.

    When I have a day off and nothing pressing to do or places to go, I like to sleep in and then spend the day crafting, usually as I catch up on TV episodes I've missed.

  9. Karen aka Soccerboyzmom

    Love and do are 2 different things.  I try to get done what I have to and then have some fun creating and scrappin'.
    Thanks for the opportunity to win some of your fabulous ribbon that is part of my creating process

  10. {vicki}

    I would love to spend a whole day SCRAPPIN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    I just dont seem to have the time for it lately

  11. Pam

    Oh wow a free day!!!! I so could spend the day using your beautiful ribbons to make hairbows for my beautiful Granddaughters, or using them for trim on sewing projects, love to do both just not enough time to do it… thanks for the fun!

  12. Barbara H

    This year we are packing to move to Union Hall, VA and I cannot wait to set up my new crop room.

  13. Cheryl Hutcherson


  14. Tracey Sabella

    As a homemaker, I get to spend each precious day with my family, so a perfect day off for me invoves my creative outlet –  scrapbooking/paper crafting – of course including gorgeous ribbons!! ~ Blessings, Tracey

  15. Jeniff

    Sleep and crafting

  16. Neiksha L.

    I do absolutely nothing. Just relax.

  17. Goat Girl (Michele Hemming)

    Stay home do some crafting and/or catch on crafting videos!

  18. Kathy P

    Just relax and bike, or work outside in the yard….or scrap!!!

  19. Lisa L. ( Lisa's Creative Niche)

    On a free day I would have some time outdoors in perfect 72 degree weather, read a book while lounging on a big soft sofa, eat whatever I wished having it already made for me… a nice large dr. pepper close by, and some crafty time thrown in!

  20. Sue McRae

    I enjoy making cards and reading.

  21. Sierra Winters

    I have to admit that on my days off, I am very lazy.  I do some crafting, and lots of LOAFING AROUND!
    Thanks for the chance to win your gorgeous ribbons, May Arts!!
    Blessings to you all, Sierra

  22. Helena

    I love to read and to watch the good film with my daughter. Thanks to the chance.

  23. Karen Letchworth

    On my days off…..GETTING CRAFTY is on the TOP of my list.

  24. Melinda Wilson

    With a day off, I would love to work in my scrapbook room – cleaning then creating!!

  25. Sue D

    I like to make cards or other projects in my craft room.

  26. SuZeQ

    Happy Labor Day!!!  What a great giveaway.  I'm going over to FB next …

  27. Karen McAlpine

    Come on now, what do you think I would do with free time.  Make cards of course!!! And, always add a beautiful ribbon!!  LOL

  28. Mara A

    What else? Make cards!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! My most favorite pastime.

  29. Angie Crockett

    Since I work three jobs, I'm normally exhausted, so a day off to "veg out" and do nothing sounds really good to me!  Thanks for the chance to win! I would love to add to my May Arts collection!!!  God bless!

  30. Judy Webb

    A perfect weekend to finish up  huge mini albums (10) project.  Almost there.

  31. Maureen Hayes

    A day off?  What's that?!  lol!  Seriously, I would craft using some of your lovely ribbon part of the day, and curl up with a favorite book before drifting off for a much needed nap!
    Thanks for the chance to win.  Have a wonderful weekend.

  32. Sue VanDeVusse

    On my day off I like to hit the golf course.

  33. steph d.

    get my crafty on!  and squeeze in a few naps too :)!  happy weekend!

  34. Dorina D

    When I get a day off, as soon as the house is clean, laundry done, and the phone's unplugged, I head for my craft room and craft to the baseball (or football now) game.  Love it!

  35. Joyce EJW

    I'm retired, so I have lots of days off, so I get crafty and make cards for all the kids, grandkids and great-grandkids and my Red-Hatter friends.

  36. Grammycher

    I would love to scrapbook!!!!!!!!!

  37. Rhonda Strickland

    I would spend the day at the scrapbook store and play all day long!!!

  38. Theresa Fredrickson

    I'm retired, so every day is a day off work.  And I take full advantage of that.  Dko whatever I want, whenever I want.

  39. Kim H

    Stay home and scrapbook in my craft room =)

  40. Susan Bullock

    Oh I would for sure scrap!  I love to go to my little corner of the house and just get lost in all my stuff 🙂

  41. Denise Bryant

    A little crafting, a little TV watching, and a little hitting a tennis ball against the backboard at the local park!

  42. Michelle Mathey - POMI

    I would like to hunker in my big comfy chair with a cup of coffee, a treat and  a good book!!

  43. Linda R.

    I usually catch up on everything, but my favorite thing to do is nap!!

  44. Donna Sue

    This time of year I spend it at the beach at the Jersey Shore!

  45. Kathy Jacobson

    Scrap, nap, and scrap some more!

  46. Karen N

    I'm going to craft some, relax some – maybe even take a nap!

  47. sharon gullikson

    Woops, I thought that question was what am I doing on Labor Day. What I would LIKE to do is craft, garden, and eat out with my husband.

  48. sharon gullikson

    I have to work on Labor day. Funny, huh? 

  49. Angie shepherd

    Scrap. Scrap, scrap some more. No interruptions, no housework and everybody in the house to GYO (get your own) Food. Perfect day for me!

  50. Alina koludrovich

    I want to start making Christmas cards of different colors of chrismasy ribbon colors.then start my sewing room with soft light pink ribbons.

  51. Shanda

    Sleep and scrap. What else is there to do?

  52. Ruth G

    Yep, I'm just going with the fantasy of a "day off" and say that I would love to listen to some favorite tunes and craft away the hours eating and drinking what I please when I please! Thanks for the opportunity to dream a little and for the chance to win some ribbon!!

  53. Cathy Clouston

    On a day off from work I like to craft! Oh, and spend time with my family.  😉

  54. Shari Klyn

    I would spend the entire day making mini albums.

  55. Kristie Maynard

    What to do with a day free?  There are too many things to mention and too many things to fit them all in.  I love to do some crafting, especially if I can do it with friends.  I love to sit down in the yard with a good book and just relax.  I love to go down to the Niagara River and stop at one of my favorite hot dog places and relax and watch the river go by.  So much to enjoy and so little time!

  56. Cynthia

    I love to scrapbook, read, hang out with my family – maybe even watch a movie or eat out. 🙂 
    hope your US fans have a good 3-day weekend off! 

  57. Holly Tolman

    I would so be watching mommy movies (which right now would be anything not animated!) and doing some crafting just for mommy!

  58. Judy S.

    My current dream day off would be a spa morning, lunch with my husband or a close friend, an afternoon nap, playtime with my kids, followed by crafting into the night.

  59. jessica

    I like to scrapbook any free time I get! 🙂

  60. Mary Matthys

    I'm going to do some scrapbooking.  I've been sick most of August and continued to work through it so this is MY weekend!

  61. steph

    For me, having a day off means I can create all day without interruptions (especially if I'm home alone!)

  62. Rebecca W

    I love to curl up with a good book and read or spend some time creatively scrapping.

  63. Cyndee K.

    On a day off, I like to hang out with my hubby & kids, and hopefully squeeze an extra little bit of scrapping in! :>)

  64. KellyG


  65. Lynda

    I like to garden or read…depending on the weather.

  66. Jamie Greene

    Well I am a stay at home mom so for me a day off would mean VACATION!!  I would love a tropical island:)

  67. Nikki C

    Relaxing and having a good cup of coffee with friends 🙂 and tonight spend a little time crafting .

  68. Scrappyrat

    I love to read and write letters to friends. It's nice to give myself permission to relax and enjoy them!

  69. Julie Shearer

    Relax and Craft. Have a great weekend !!

  70. kathy/NorthCarolina

    I would love to lock myself away, all by myself…no laundry to do, no housecleaning allowed, no cooking required.  Just me…and my stash of goodies in my studio for 24 glorious hours!

  71. Mandie Wade

    On my days off I like to get crafty!!! But between being a mom, girl scout leader, PTO VP, etc… there's never enough "Days off"!

  72. SharonDoesBaskets

    I'm a MOM…I don't get a day off work…but I like to spend time camping with my family…we sometimes even bring crafty stuff along to do together! 🙂

  73. Janet Sisk

    I would make some cards and then relax while reading my stamping/card making magazines.  😀

  74. Amy Smidebush

    I love relaxing and sleeping in, but if I'm feeling crafty, I love to make papercraft projects or earrings.  Is it weird, though, if I say I also like to grocery shop?  LOL

  75. Anita Braddock

    wow well for me that Iam a stay at hoe mom and you sure know that our Jobs are alot harder then going to a job. So for me my Day off would be if I could would to go to a nice message and then have my nails done and do nothing all day let the kids cook the Dinner and keep the house clean. this is waht ai would love love to so. thanks for the chance to win this Awesome Giveaway.

  76. jackie p

    having fun with the family at a picnic

  77. Iris s

    Lot of crafting, some cooking, lot of TV and books

  78. Becky S.

    Not watch cartoons!!  I watch my 4 nephews – ages 8,5, and 1 and the other one is 3!!  Today is the 3 boys only and the older two want cartoons on – waiting for the yard to dry from the dew so they can go outside!!

  79. Dolores A.

    Love to go to a good movie!

  80. mary s. - aka Big Mamma

    A day off I would sleep in and have lunch with a friend.

  81. Carmeltia Shea

    My days off are usually spending time with my husband and when he is working on my days off, I usually do some crafts….scrapbooking, sewing, etc. 

  82. Miriam Prantner

    Dream day is to not change out of my pajamas, watch plenty of TV and do plenty of crafting.  The advent of children makes this rather impossible…..

  83. Lisa Kitzke

    Today I have half a day off….spending it scrapbooking -getting ready for Scrapfest at MOA!

  84. Dana Cavanaugh

    Road trip to San Francisco.

  85. Naomi A. Of Co

    Spending time with family

  86. kathleen schriber

    i would love to just relax and watch a good movie with my hunny and eat popcorn and drink a soda.  no interruptions please…

  87. Stacy H.

    I like to catch up on my sleep!

  88. Tammy Valley

    Stay home & relax relax!


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