Category Archives: Site News

Site News: Popular ribbon colours now available in 2mm width

It’s nearly spring officially, and, in fact, here in the UK we have already had a couple of days with few hours of sunshine. To celebrate the change of seasons, and, hopefully to the delight of those who take keen interest in minuature work, we are extending our range of 2mm wide silk ribbon with six new popular colours.

New 2mm ribbons

Six new shades have been added to our 2mm wide silk ribbon palette this week. They are Dusty Pink, Dark Turquoise, Wisteria, Turquoise, Emerald Green, and Morning Glory Continue reading

Teddy Does Cinderella

We are always delighted to see your artwork, so we were very pleased to get an email from Chris Hall saying that she had won at the International Doll Convention 2015. Well done Chris!

The bear is called ‘Teddy does Cinderella’ and she is a fantasy bear

Teddy does Cinderella

Look at this beauty! Isn’t she gorgeous?!  And her dress… It just look amazing!

Continue reading

Site News: New 2mm Silk Ribbons – Vanilla, Pale Magenta, Bordeaux, and Pine

Great news! It’s even more shades of 2mm silk ribbon is now available for your projects! We’ve added four new shades to 2mm wide ribbon range lately. They are Vanilla, Pale Magenta, Bordeaux, and Pine. The finest silk ribbons work well for stitching buds, tiny leaves and stems, and of course small flowers. It’s also quite handy for stitching miniatures for doll houses, embellishing doll clothes, making jewellery, and giving a final touch to handmade postcards. Have a look at our full range of 42 shades of fine 2mm ribbons

New 2mm ribbons - Vanilla, Pale Magenta, Bordeaux, and Pine Continue reading

Site News: Four New Shades of 4mm wide Silk Ribbon

Four new shades have been added to our 4mm wide silk ribbon palette this week. They are Nile Green, Vanilla, Dusty Pink, and Plum. The Nile Green shade is also available in 2mm and 7mm widths.

Green, Vanilla, Dusty Pink and Plum Silk Ribbons

This is how our palette of fine 4mm wide silk ribbon looks. That’s 68 shades in total. We also stock 38 shades of the finest 2mm wide silk ribbon, and 53 gorgeous silk ribbons in 7mm width. Follow the link to see them all

4mm shade card Hearty Craft Silk Ribbon 06-2015 Continue reading

Site News: 33 Shades of 2mm wide Silk Ribbon in Hearty Craft Shop

2mm wide silk ribbon shade cardNow there are even more shades of 2mm-wide hand-dyed silk ribbon in stock. 13 beautiful ribbons have been added recently. As of now our 2mm-wide ribbon palette includes 33 shades in total. It is quite a number as the ribbon is not commonly available in this width. It fits perfectly all sorts of miniature embroidery, embellishments, and decorations. Click on the link to go to the 2mm ribbon page on our online store.

Note for eBay and Amazon regulars, we do not sell all the ribbons in there, only the most popular shades go there. For the full palette please visit our website.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Continue reading

New Arrivals. 2mm wide Silk Ribbon in Hearty Craft Shop + New Snowdrop Tutorial.

Silk Ribbon Tutorial - Tiny SnowdropsLooking for ideas to put 2mm wide silk ribbon in use? Check out our blog and find out how to stitch a miniature bunch of snowdrops!

 

 

 

 

 

This week we’ve added 8 new shades to our 2mm wide silk ribbon palette. Beautiful pinks and rich red colours for your tiny creations!

Here are 2mm shades we stock so far. Click on the link to go to the 2mm ribbon page on our on-line store. Continue reading