Independence day is fast approaching, and this means backyard barbeques, fun in the sun, and fireworks. With Fourth of July a mere week away, JKM has put together some of our favorite craft ideas for the holiday celebration.
Patriotic Ribbon Topiary:
This ribbon topiary makes for a great centerpiece or outdoor decoration. Plant the topiary in a clay pot or hang as an outdoor ornament – the possibilities are endless! Read the rest of this entry >>
Ribbon belts are fun, easy to make, and a great accessory for a summer outfit! There are many ways to make a ribbon belt, so experiment with contrasting ribbons, threads, or patterns. Create a reversible ribbon belt using two ribbon pieces. Once you find your creative direction, gather these simple supplies to get started: Read the rest of this entry >>
Here at JKM Ribbon & Trims, we believe that ribbon storage is about more then just organizing your ribbon collection. There are countless ways to organize and store your ribbon while creating captivating and crafty displays. Using ribbon organizers and displays also makes it easy to locate a specific ribbon quickly and efficiently. Start by determining how you want to your ribbon organized. Do you prefer the ribbon to be organized by color, or possibly manufacturer or brand? Check out our ideas below (many courtesy of Pinterest!) on creative ways to get started with organizing your ribbon and trim collection. Read the rest of this entry >>
You have a ring, you’ve set a date, and you are officially a bride-to-be. So what comes next? Many modern day brides are turning to the hottest social network, Pinterest, to plan the wedding of their dreams. Many can’t wait to start the process of planning their special day, and Pinterest has become one of the trendiest and most effective planning tools. For those unfamiliar with the social platform, Pinterest is an aesthetically-driven social networking site with an online bulletin board-esq interface. It acts a virtual space where users can post collections of interests, ideas, and inspirations, share with others, and discover tastemakers and trends. Pinterest is unique due to its visually-oriented nature, and has become exceedingly popular for event planning, interior decorating, crafts, art, fashion, and any other aesthetically driven entity. Read the rest of this entry >>