Martha Stewart Living, December 2003
Fashion a wide, bold-colored ribbon in satin or another fabric into a generous bow. Even ends by trimming.
Spray with surface sealer, available at craft stores, and let dry before displaying outdoors.
Wide satin ribbon
When it comes to decorative outdoor lighting, let the architecture and landscape of your house -- along with your imagination and our ideas -- guide you. With little effort, you can give your home extra holiday sparkle. Waterproofing spray keeps ribbons looking crisp in the face of wintry weather.