ribbon wands

Ribbon Wands

Today’s project: ribbon wands.

I took dance classes when I was little, and one of my favorite things was to use the ribbons. I decided to make some for Cate and Meg, and a few extra to give to their friends come Christmas.

I bought pre-cut dowels, and wrapped them in bits of fabric scraps I have in my stash, using mod podge to secure.

Ribbon Wand Handle Detail

Using various pieces of hardware (eye hooks screwed to the end of the dowels, lanyard clips, and metal eyelets) I attached 2 yards of ribbon to each dowel.

They are so much fun! I can’t wait to give them out.

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2 Responses to ribbon wands

  1. Teri says:

    Wow! You’re so crafty! They’re beautiful!

  2. Jenn says:

    I loved those things too! What a great idea! My nieces would love these! I might have to steal

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