How do I make a ribbon quilt?
However, it is ideal for use as a display quilt or as a wall hanging.
- Lay out all the ribbons you want to use on a large area of clean floor.
- Begin basting your ribbons in place on the quilt top fabric.
- Stitch the ribbons in place.
- Use the batting and quilt backing of your choice.
What is a ribbon quilt?
A Ribbon Quilt is a wonderful way to continue enjoying your beautiful ribbons — it becomes a conversation piece showcasing your hard work and devotion to a challenging sport. Too often, hard earned ribbons are packed away in boxes. A quilt can be made from any type of competition ribbons.
How do you display horse rosettes?
The old classic is just to hang a string and hook your rosettes on there. Give it a little more thought and drape your string over a bed, or window to frame the space and let the ribbons add the colour.
What do you do with horse ribbons?
This would be perfect for a show picture or collage. It could be done with just 2 ribbons for a small photo, or dozens to surround a large mirror or bulletin board. You could also find a unique frame and just hang them up!
Can you iron horse show ribbons?
Yes, cover them with a thin cotton towel before you iron. You can mist the towel lightly with water if you like. Most ribbons are made of a poly/synthetic fabric. Also set your iron setting so you can use the steam.