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Ribbon By the Yard . . .

Hand-Dyed Vintage Velvet (100% rayon)

 

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An artist's love, the process of applying color to these vintage ribbons is not exact. French dyes are applied layer upon layer, with as many as 8 different colors to create a linear work of art. CAUTION: Hand-dyeing creates varying result; purchase enough to complete your entire project! The combinations below are not always the same. One of the colors listed may be dominant. Colors vary as the strand continues. ITEM & SIZE 
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Purple blends - Blends of musty purples, lilacs, highlights of blues and/or greens.  VR-P1-1/4"- 4.50/yd
VR-P3 -1/2" - 5.50/yd
VR-P5 -7/8" - 6.50/yd
VR-P9-1 3/8"-7.50/yd
Rose-red blends - Blends of antique reds, pinks, highlights of rust and/or olive green.  VR-R1 -1/4" - 4.50/yd
VR-R3 -1/2" - 5.50/yd
VR-R5 -7/8" - 6.50/yd
VR-R9-1-3/8"-7.50/yd
Blue blends - Blends of blue, teal with highlights of lilac and/or olive.  VR-B1 -1/4" - 4.50/yd
VR-B3 -1/2" - 5.50/yd
VR-B5 -7/8" - 6.50/yd
VR-B9-1-3/8"-7.50/yd
Pink blends - Blends of pink, peach with highlights of olive and/or rust.  VR-C1-1/4" - 4.50/yd
VR-C3 -1/2" - 5.50/yd
VR-C5 7/8" - 6.50/yd.
VR-C9-1-3/8"-7.50/yd
Green blends - Blends of greens, highlights of purple, rust, and/or gold.  VR-G1 -1/4" - 4.50/yd
VR-G3 -1/2" - 5.50/yd
VR-G5 -7/8" - 6.50/yd
VR-G9 1-3/8"-7.50/yd
French Wire Edge Ribbon
100% rayon wire-edge ribbon imported from France in solid, iridescent or ombré (variegated) varieties. Choice selection here ideal for making roses and pansies for Victorian style brooches and floral work. Can be over-dyed for unique effects. Excellent quality. Not vintage. Imported supplies are subject to back-order. Contact us for colors.

 

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So wonderful to work with! These 100% rayon wire-edge ribbons imported from France can be used to create roses, pansies and more elaborate flowers in floral arrangements.  MANY MORE COLORS AVAILABLE.

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Royal Purple - Iridescent ribbon. Deep, rich color of purple with tint of green. 5/8 in. size-$1.25 yd., 1 in. size-$1.45 yd. WS-P3 - 5/8"- 1.35/yd
WS-P5 - 1" -1.55/yd
Golden yellow - Solid color. Can be over-dyed with wonderful results. This provides a vintage look Try light solution of navy.  WS-Y3 - 5/8" -1.35/yd
WS-Y5 - 1" -1.55/yd
Lavender-green - Iridescent ribbon. Mostly lavender (with hint of pale green or yellow). Ideal for pansies (top part), roses, or other flower.  WI-L3 - 5/8" - 1.35/yd
WI-L5 - 1" -1.55/yd
Burgundy/blue - Iridescent ribbon. Mostly burgundy. Ideal for pansies, roses, fuchsia or other flower. 5/8 in. size-$1.25 yd., 1 in. size-$1.45 yd. WI-B3 - 5/8" -1.35/yd
WI-B5 - 1" -1.55/yd
Rust/gold - Iridescent ribbon. Mostly rust with shimmering golden highlights. Ideal for pansies (top part), roses, leaves or other flower. Over-dyeing will mute this ribbon and provide an exquisite antique look. Try weak solution of navy dye.  WI-R3 - 5/8" -1.35/yd
WI-R5 - 1" - 1.55/yd
Purple-to-blue - Ombré (variegated) ribbon. ideal for pansies. Use with WEI-P for the perfect pansy.  WO-PB3-5/8"-1.45/yd
WO-PB5 -1" - 1.65/yd
Burgundy-to-blue - Ombré (variegated) ribbon. Ideal for pansies or roses. Expose either blue or burgundy side for desired color. WO-RB3-5/8"-1.45/yd
WO-RB5 -1"-1.65./yd
Lavender-to-pale blue - Ombre ribbon ideal for pansies. Use with WEI-LG for pansies.  WO-LB3-5/8"-1.45/yd
WO-LB5 - 1" -1.65/yd
Rust-to-orange-to-green  - Brilliant ombré (variegated) combination of colors. Ideal for pansies, fuchsias, leaves or other bright flower. For pansy, use with WES-Y or WEI-RG  WO-RG3-5/8"-1.45/yd 
WO-RG5 -1" -1.65/yd
Green-to-mauve - Ombré (variegated) ribbon ideal for antique roses or leaves, depending on the side which is exposed.  WO-GM3-5/8"-1.45/yd
WO-GM5 - 1" 1.65/yd
Green-to-rose - Ombré (variegated) ribbon ideal for pansies, roses, other flowers and leaves. Expose green side for leaves, rose side for flowers.  WO-GR3-5/8 -1.45/yd
WO-GR5 - 1"-1.65/yd
Vintage Grosgrain Ribbon
Modern grosgrain is stiff and hard to twist into bows. Stitching a wide polyester grosgrain onto soft fabric usually results in a clash of varying surfaces. Natural fiber grosgrain is a tactile treat work with!

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So much softer than modern nylon or polyester version, these ribbons are super soft and can easily be stripped and re-dyed. Some of the vintage satins are shiny on both sides (double-sided satin). "Virgin" refers to the ribbon's original color. Many other colors available. Contact us for available sizes and colors.

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Grosgrain Ribbon - Deep, rich red. Rayon and cotton. Woven edge. Origin unknown. Although the virgin color is deep red, this ribbon strips easily and can be re-dyed.  See "stripping" in instructions

GR-9 - 1.25/yd

Vintage Velvet - 100% Rayon, European Import
This exquisite ribbon is the finest quality. It may be stripped and re-dyed into dazzeling colors (Use French dyes).

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Easy to remove color with Rit Color Remover. Learn more from booklet, Dyeing to Create Beautiful Ribbon

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Vintage 100% Rayon Imported Velvet - Delicate pink color: Ice Pink. Also available in 7/8."

 

Vip-5-7/8"-4.50/yd
Vip-9
-1-3/8"-6.50/yd

 

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Vintage 100% Rayon Imported Velvet - Moss leaf color in luscious 1 3/8" width. Several widths available in this color (1/4," 1/2," 7/8," 1-1/2," 2"). Vintage import from Italy and Switzerland.

Vml-1-1/4"-2.50/yd

Vml-3-1/2"-3.50/yd

Vml-5-7/8"-4.50/yd

Vml-9-1-1/2"-4.50/yd

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Vintage 100% Rayon Imported Velvet - Dazzling Cherry Fizz color imported from Italy.

Vcf-16- 2"-7.50/yd

Vintage Ribbed Sateen Ribbon
100% Rayon. Made in England. Strippable. Makes magnificent leaves in ribbon rose clusters or brooches.

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Unique ribbon that is similar to grosgrain but has very large ribs. It makes beautiful accents as leaves or other flora with roses, etc. Most colors strippable. Imported from England. Sight variation in widths of these ribbons—most are approx. 1/2 in. unless stated.

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Ribbed Sateen - Blue-Gray. Natural fiber. Woven edge. Strippable RS-G3 - 1.25/yd
Ribbed Sateen  - Rich black. Woven edge. Natural fiber. Stripping not recommended for black. RS-B3  - 1.25/yd
Ribbed Sateen  - Tobacco brown. Woven edge. Natural fiber. RR-T3  - 1.25/yd
Ribbed Sateen  - Lavender. Strippable. Woven edge. Can over-dye with darker colors without stripping RS-L3  - 1.25/yd
Hand-Dyed Ribbed Sateen - Varying shades of green with highlights of violet, rust. Use to create leaves in ribbon art.

RS-G3 - 2.50/yd

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Ribbed Sateen - Aqua. Natural fiber. Woven edge. Strippable or can over-dye with darker colors without stripping RS-G3 - 1.25/yd
Sample to come Ribbed Sateen  - Red/Silver Duotone. Woven edge. Natural fiber. RS-B3  - 2.25/yd
Sample to come Ribbed Sateen  - Blue/Black/Silver Duotone. Woven edge. Natural. RS- - 2.25/yd
Sample to come Ribbed Sateen  - White (1/2 in.). Woven edge. Ready to re-dye. RS-  - 1.50/yd

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Ribbed Sateen - White (2/3 in.). Woven edge. Ready to re-dye. RS-- 1.50/yd
Sample to come Ribbed Sateen  - Burgundy. Woven edge. Natural fiber. RS- - 1.25/yd
Sample to come Ribbed Sateen  - Sand. Strippable. Woven edge. RS-  - 1.25/yd

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Ribbed Sateen - Rosy Sand. Woven edge. RS-- 1.20/yd
Sample to come Ribbed Sateen  - Chocolate (2/3 in). Woven edge. Natural fiber. RS- - 1.50/yd
Sample to come Ribbed Sateen  - Tea. Woven edge. Natural fiber RS-  - 1.25/yd
Vintage Picot-Edge Ribbon
Luxuriously soft, yet perky from 100% fine rayon. Very vintage and very limited quantities.

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So much softer than modern nylon or polyester version, these ribbons are super soft and can easily be stripped and re-dyed.

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Sample to come Picot-Edge - Golden Dijon Mustard. Width: 1-1/2 in.

PE - 2.75/yd

Sample to come Picot-Edge - Soft aqua. Width: 1-1/2 in.

PE - 2.75/yd

Sample to come Picot-Edge - Royal Blue. Width: 1in.

PE - 2.25/yd

Sample to come Picot-Edge - Hand-died for beautiful folded leaves. Width: 1-1/2 in.

PE - 5.75/yd

Vintage Satin Rayon and Partial Rayon Ribbon
Soft and pliable. Perfect for ribbon art projects (flowers, leaves, etc.)

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So much softer than modern nylon or polyester version, these ribbons are super soft and can easily be stripped and re-dyed.

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Sample to come Satin Rayon - Contact us for available colors. Woven edge: 1/4 in.

SR -1.25/yd

Sample to come Satin Rayon - Contact us for available colors. Woven edge: 1/2 in.

SR - 1.50/yd

Sample to come Satin Rayon - Contact us for available colors. Woven edge: 1in.

SR - 1.75/yd

Sample to come Satin Rayon - Contact us for available colors. Woven edge: 1-1/2 in.

SR- 2.75/yd

Vintage Fine Taffeta Rayon Ribbon
Luxuriously soft, yet perky from 100% fine rayon. PERFECT FOR COSTUMING.

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So much softer than modern nylon or polyester version, these ribbons are super soft and can easily be stripped and re-dyed.

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Sample to come Taffeta Plaid - Light Blue/White. Width: 3 in.

TP - 7.75/yd

Sample to come Taffeta Plaid - Black/White.. Width: 7/8 in.

TP- 4.75/yd

Sample to come Taffeta Plaid- Royal Blue. Width: 1in.

TP - 2.25/yd

Sample to come Taffeta Plaid - Hand-died for beautiful folded leaves. Width: 1-1/2 in.

TP - 5.75/yd

Seam Binding (Vintage)
Hard to find woven edge 100% rayon seam binding. Strippable. Use like ribbon. In ribbon art, make delicate leaves and flowers.

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Seam binding is no longer made from rayon (which is strippable). This product is made in the USA and is wonderfully soft and easy to work with in creating leaves and flowers

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Seam Binding - Dark green. Woven edge. This ribbon will strip to lighter shade, if desired. SB-G 
5 yds for 1.95
Seam Binding - Dark Ecru. Woven edge. This ribbon will strip to lighter shade, if desired. SB-E
5 yds for 1.95
Sample to come Seam Binding - Burgundy. Woven edge. This ribbon will strip to lighter shade, if desired. SB-B
5 yds for 1.95
Sample to come Seam Binding - Cocoa. Woven edge. This ribbon will strip to lighter shade, if desired. SB-C
5 yds for 1.95
Seam Binding - Pecan brown. Woven edge. This ribbon will strip to lighter shade, if desired. SB-P
5 yds for 1.95
Cording, Metallic, Finely Twined Strands
A variety of shiny little cords and bright strands to add highlights to your floral creations. 

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This cording is great for adding flourishes to a brooch or floral arrangement. 

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Cording, Variety Pak - Variety pack includes a sampling of gold, silver, burgundy, and other colors. Package includes over 50 yds. Use for accents and flourishes in floral creations.  C-VP
 50 yds/3.95
Cording, ALL GOLD - Variety of metallic gold cords. C-G
25 yds/2.95
Cording, ALL SILVER - Variety of metallic silver cords. C-S
25 yds/2.95

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