Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Fit to be tied

When I went to the mailbox on Saturday, you might say I was fit to be tied when I saw an unexpected package waiting inside. It was a gift from my friend Sandra, who found something she wanted to share!

I recognized the "Celebrate It" line of ribbons as ones carried by Michaels, but this design is certainly new to me. I don't usually look at the ribbons, though, and I'm certainly glad my friend did!

Possible uses: Tie a pretty bow on a cellophane bag containing a cookie or other teatime treat. Use as a bookmark (I'm doing this with mine already). Use in scrapbooking or cardmaking—but only on cards going to fellow tea lovers who will appreciate this fabulous new ribbon!

16 comments:

  1. love the ribbon. (big sigh- now I have to go back to Michaels later this week). I really like the idea of using it on treat bags. Maybe an assortment of teas in a cellophane bag.
    Thanks for sharing.

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  2. What a great find. Dashing off to my Michaels to buy them out!
    Angela, I hope you will come and visit Lady B and me. We are having a tea-themed giveaway and we would love for you to join in-being the Queen of Tea Things!
    Fondly, Ruthie from: http://www.ladybstimefortea.blogspot.com

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  3. Thanks for posting your finds Angela, last week I made a trip to Newnan for the calendar and now I am off to find the ribbon at Michaels!

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  4. I figured the ribbon was from Michael's as soon as I saw them. I have so much of it now for card making, I never think to look anymore.
    Judith

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  5. I have 2 rolls of this just waiting for the right occasion/person to use it !

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  6. Now you have me running to Michaels, yet again!

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  7. Those are SOOO cute! Sighing here, too, because I was just at a Michaels last Friday and didn't think to look at ribbon. I did finally find the teacup scrapbook paper, though, after checking at a couple of other stores that didn't have it. (and all of them are over an hour away from my home!) Next trip out, I will look for the ribbon. :-)

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  8. LOVE IT!!!

    What a sweetheart she is for the sharing! She knew you would love and appreciate it big time!

    Happy Tea Tuesday, angela!

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  9. How lovely. I can think of several friends who would appreciate receiving a gift tied with this.

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  10. I do love ribbon and have a weakness for pretty ones. This one would be so fun to have in my ribbon collection.

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  11. Cute! Cute! Cute! How great to find it in your mailbox! I'll have to see if our Michael's carries it.

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  12. That teacup ribbon is really pretty. I'll have to see if my local Michaels carries this.

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  13. Now I went to Michael's yesterday and couldn't find these ribbons, but I did find a red ribbon with teacups that said Keep Calm and Carry On. Had to have that one.

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