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Project

Ribbon Pennant Ornaments

Introduction

Sources

Plaid ribbon, 1", from $2 a yd., and antique gold cord, 1 mm, 75 a yd.; mjtrim.com
Kilt pins, 35 mm, from 70 each, and brass jump rings, 1 mm by 7 mm, $2 for 3 g; tohoshoji-ny.com

Materials

  • Ribbon, 1 inch wide
  • Iron
  • Pin
  • Jump rings
  • Silk cord
  • Kilt pin (optional)

Steps

  1. Step 1

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    Cut ribbon into 8-inch lengths. Fold each length in half; pinch sides in at fold, creating a point, as shown. Iron to set pleat. Cut a serpent-tongue shape at bottom.

  2. Step 2

    Using pin, pierce a hole through each ribbon at point to thread a jump ring. Thread an 8-inch piece of cord through; knot. Optional: Adorn with kilt pin.

Source
Martha Stewart Living, December 2013