Tie it up with ribbon…

In this last dash before the holidays, we are all scrambling to find the perfect gift and spend precious time with family and friends. Find unique pottery gifts at our Bale and Twine shops on Amazon and Etsy. At Twine and Trimmings, we carry beautiful trims and ribbons to make your gift wrap extra special. […]

Deluxe Mini Christmas Tree Tutorial

This mini tree decoration is loaded with fun holiday sparkle. This is created using a hot glue gun and a foam cone base, ribbon, trim, pompoms, and mini bows. Read below to see how it was put together.Here are some of the elements used to create this fun Christmas centerpiece. I decided to use the […]

Bow Making from Remnants

If you are like me, you don’t like to throw any sizeable ribbon remnants away. So today, I decided to create a bow from some of my left over ribbon pieces. To make it interesting, I chose different ribbon textures, velvet, sheer and wired canvas. I used some glitter leaves for a touch of holiday […]

Wreath Making Tutorial

Today, we will create this lovely wreath using silk flowers, ribbon and fabric leaves. Start with a 12 inch foam wreath. I used around 9 yards of the 1 1/2 inch wide champagne double satin ribbon to wrap the wreath in. Start with a dab of hot glue, (you can also use glue dots), and […]

Felt Flower with Silk Leaves Tutorial

Here is a fun and easy flower making tutorial. Today, we are making a felt flower with silk leaves. These flowers can be used for corsages, headbands, wreaths, wedding decor, gift wrapping etc… So follow along and make one with us. Supplies needed: Soft felt, silk leaves, scissors, needle and thread. You can purchase these […]

Fun with Glass Cabochons

Today, we showcase a project featuring colorful glass cabochons. Find them at our Etsy shop, Twine and Trimmings. We used clear silicone to adhere the glass cabochons to a square bisque fired ceramic tile. Hang on your wall with some fun,rustic twine.