SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Forum > Patterns and Notions > Does anyone have a really good ribbon supplier? ( Moderated by Sharon1952)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Does anyone have a really good ribbon supplier?
Looking for an alternative to JKM Ribbon
Jatman
star
Jatman  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Michigan USA
Member since 6/26/06
Posts: 1311
Send Message

      



Date: 3/5/14 3:46 AM

Hi Everyone! I just had a disastrous experience with JKM Ribbon and won't be ordering from them again. I use double faced satin ribbon for a few things and wondered if anyone has a source they would recommend?

And yes, I will post a review on JKM in the next few days.

Thank you!

JT

Kwaaked
Kwaaked
Beginner
Member since 9/25/12
Posts: 1076
Send Message

      
thumbsup 2 members like this.



Date: 3/5/14 4:17 AM

I use Ribbon Retreat. (theribbonretreat.com)

Jatman
star
Jatman  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Michigan USA
Member since 6/26/06
Posts: 1311
Send Message

      



Date: 3/5/14 8:47 PM

Thank you Kwaaked. I will check them out!

JT

Sewliz
star
Sewliz  Friend of PR
Colorado USA
Member since 6/22/04
Posts: 4438
Send Message

      



In reply to Jatman <<


Date: 3/5/14 10:04 PM

I have heard good things about Mary Not Martha on etsy. I haven't ordered myself though.

------
Liz

thefittinglife.blogspot.com

meleliza
star
meleliza  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Member since 5/4/11
Posts: 763
Send Message

      



Date: 3/5/14 10:31 PM

I really like the ribbons I've purchased from harts fabric. They have a beautiful rayon Petersham and I recently ordered some double faced satin too and was happy with it.

------
Melanie

Jatman
star
Jatman  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Michigan USA
Member since 6/26/06
Posts: 1311
Send Message

      



Date: 3/6/14 6:41 AM

Thank you very much! I will check all of these out!

JT

SewMentalMama
SewMentalMama
Intermediate
IRELAND
Member since 6/12/09
Posts: 29
Send Message

      



In reply to Jatman <<
thumbsup 1 member likes this.


Date: 3/6/14 7:35 AM

Nothing worse than bad service!
I sew with a lot of ribbons from Jane Means who is based in the UK. I tend to use more of their grosgrain or cotton ribbons, though they also sell some satin ribbons.

------
Angela

ASiverson
star
ASiverson  Friend of PR
Intermediate
New York USA
Member since 5/31/11
Posts: 501
Send Message

      



Date: 3/6/14 9:15 AM

I have heard of ribbon retreat dot com as being very good. Their webiste is fabulous to browse; Hopefully, you will ahve a much better experience this time around.

------
Annette

sacmabell
star
sacmabell  Friend of PR
Intermediate
California USA
Member since 11/13/08
Posts: 30
Send Message

      



Date: 3/6/14 11:39 AM

We have small store locally that I just recently visited. I just found their website. It isn't flashy but they have a lot of ribbon and are very pleasant. Here is their website: http://such-a-deal.com.

------
Annette
http://MrsToadSews.blogspot.com

TessKwiltz
star
TessKwiltz  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Texas USA
Member since 9/21/07
Posts: 1610
Send Message

      



Date: 3/6/14 2:13 PM

Zipperstop has added a ribbon business - Ribbons by Zipperstop. I've not yet bought any ribbons from them, but have never had a complaint about the original zipper business. Their real ribbon color cards seem reasonably priced.

------
Tess

"I am a degenerate art supply junkie" - Jane Davenport

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Patterns and Notions >> Does anyone have a really good ribbon supplier?

Merchants on PR

Fitz Like a Glove Ironing Board Cover


Made In Australia
Deals!

Patterns from the Past


vintage sewing patterns
Deals!

Reconstructing History


Reconstructing History
Web site

Nature's Fabrics


Natural & Organic Fabrics
Deals!

Elliott Berman Textiles


Fabrics for Greater Ideas
Deals!

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Sewing with Slippery & Drapey Fabrics
Sewing with Slippery & Drapey Fabrics

Class Details

Online Class
Bust Adjustments
Bust Adjustments

Class Details

Vogue Patterns 8742

photo
by: GoodbyeVal...

Review
Butterick 5821

photo
by: cmarie12

Review
You Sew Girl 90mm Barrel Purse Pattern

You Sew Girl 90mm Barrel Purse Pattern

More Info
Christine Jonson Pleat Front Dress

Christine Jonson Pleat Front Dress

More Info

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.