Types of French Ribbons

Ribbons are widely used in creative ways for DIY crafts, hair bows, dressmaking, event decorating, product packaging, and gift wrapping for personal and commercial use alike. Ribbons are beautiful and elegant for embellishing gifts and event decorations, adding a perfect finishing touch. As there are so many various ribbons available, it can be a difficult task deciding what type of ribbon is right for you.

Cherry Ribbon offers an extensive bestselling collection of premium quality ribbons sourced from France. Our French ribbon collection includes 4 main ribbon types: Satin, Grosgrain, Velvet and Cord. We are the exclusive representative of these French ribbons in Australia and our ribbons are shipped directly from the No.1 ribbon factory in Europe, which has provided premium ribbons for French and Italian fashion houses, including Gucci and Prada. Other French ribbons including Gingham, Ric Rac, Taffetta, Tartan and Cotton ribbons are also featured in the French ribbon collection.

 

French Satin

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Satin is a classic type of ribbon are shiny and smooth, usually available as single-sided or double-sided Satin. All our French Satin ribbons are 100% polyester and double-sided, ensuring the same high-quality, silky softness on both sides of the ribbon. This makes the French Satin ribbons ideal for crafting, event decorations and gift packaging as both sides have the same shine and colour. Satin is a widely loved ribbon type due to its elegance and never-ending versatility.

Our French Satin ribbons are available in many widths and up to 160 colours sectioned into 10 primary the following colour groups: Light, Yellow & Gold, Pink, Peach, Red, Brown, Light Green, Dark Green, Light Blue, Dark Blue, Purple, Neon, and Black & Silver. The French Satin ribbons come in rolls and by meter cuts.

 

French Grosgrain

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Grosgrain ribbons have a distinctive ribbed pattern and are thick and durable. The French Grosgrain ribbons are a top option due to its sturdiness and soft ribbed texture, easily adding an interesting point to any gift packaging or decoration. Grosgrains have been popular for creating hair bows, fashion accessories and DIY crafts as they are washable and easy to work with.

Our French Grosgrain ribbons are available in many widths and 60+ colours organized into the following colour groups: Light, Yellow & Gold, Pink & Peach, Red, Brown, Green, Blue, Purple, Neon, and Black & Silver. The French Grosgrain ribbons also come in rolls and by meter cuts.

 

French Velvet

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Velvet ribbons have a soft, plush texture and are the prime example of luxury. Our French Velvet ribbons are the top bestselling Velvet ribbons in Australia as they have a high-quality, soft texture and rich colours, capable of elevating any product or creation. Velvet ribbons are excellent for crafting and dressmaking as the texture is gentle on the skin.

Our French Velvet ribbons are available in many widths and up to 86 rich colours organized into the following colour groups: Light, Yellow & Gold, Pink & Peach, Red, Brown, Green, Blue, Purple, and Black & Silver. The French Velvet ribbons also come in rolls and by meter cuts.

 

French Cord Ribbon

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The French Cord ribbons are shiny and thin, available in widths of 1.5mm and 2.2mm. Rather than regular flat ribbons, cord ribbons are rounded and cylindrical, making them perfect for jewellery making. These are also suitable for gift wrapping, crafting, and for tying flower bouquets.

Our French Cord ribbons come in 51 vibrant colours organised into the following colour groups: Light, Yellow & Gold, Pink & Peach, Red, Brown, Green, Blue, Purple, and Black & Silver. The French Cord ribbons also come in rolls and by meter cuts. 

 

Custom Printed French Ribbon

Selected French Ribbons are also available for custom ribbon printing, which is perfect for that special touch to your brand. Custom printed ribbon is one of the most cost-effective marketing tools you can incorporate into your business. 

Browse our entire French Ribbon roll collection and our French ribbon by meter collection today!