ribbon sets

Bye-bye bows, hello ribbon sets! Here’s the recipe for layering the perfect grouping

Untie the bows and layer on the ribbon sets

Nothing against bows, but they’re kind of out. What’s in? Pretty, layered, trailing ribbon. An expert grouping of patterns and textures makes a statement at your front door. If putting it together yourself sounds a little daunting, we brought in a specialist to help us group up some gorgeous ribbon sets.

Madeline Reynolds, with Knot and Spool, shares the recipe for the perfect ribbon grouping. She shares the easiest way to start, and where you can get some expert input.

Find more pretty ribbon on Instagram, @knotandspool

Recipe for the Perfect Ribbon Set

  • 4 inch (one ribbon)
  • 3 inch (one ribbon)
  • 2 1/2 inch (1-2 ribbons)
  • 2 inch (2-3 ribbons)
  • 1 inch or less (2-5 ribbons)
  • Including 2-3 textured ribbons

Large: 10-12 ribbons
Medium: 8-10 ribbons
Small: 6-8 ribbons