Frequently Asked Questions

What widths are available?
We offer our printed ribbon in 10mm, 15mm, 25mm and 38mm widths

What colour ribbons do you have?
Please check out our design studio for colour options currently stocked.

What colours can you print in?
Please check out our design studio for foil colour options. Please note, we can only print your ribbon in a single colour.

What is the minimum length of ribbon I can buy?
Our minimum order is 2 metres.

How long does delivery take?

We use Royal Mail 48 service, and Courier service for larger orders. Delivery is FREE. We aim to complete and dispatch your order within 48 hours subject to stock availability. We can offer a quicker delivery service on request.

How can I pay?

Purchases are paid for via the secure payment website PayPal. You do not have to have an account with PayPal, and if you prefer, you may choose the option to check out as a guest and pay by debit or credit card through their secure payment system.

What fonts can be printed onto my ribbon?
We offer a range of fonts, please see our design studio for options.

What type of ribbon do you print on?
We print onto high-quality single-faced satin ribbon. We can also print onto double faced satin ribbon on request.

Can you print onto anything else?
Unfortunately, we only print on our own ribbon at the moment. We want to ensure that our ribbons are of the highest quality, and from experience we know that using alternative ribbon may not give such good print results.

Do you supply “Off the shelf” ribbon that isn’t personalised?
We supply an extensive range of “Stock” printed ribbon – for example – “Congratulations”, “Happy Birthday” , “Happy Anniversary”, Merry Christmas” etc. We also supply plain unprinted ribbon in a variety of different colours and widths.

Can you supply samples?
Yes – We can supply a free sample of your printed ribbon design.

Can you print my own specific logo?
We have an extensive library of fonts & graphics in stock for you to choose from, however we are also happy to print your own logo.

How should I send my logo?
Preferably via email as a black and white image file such as a JPG or PNG, or as a PDF – we can only print in a single colour. However, if you are not sure how to do this, you can send us your logo as it is and we will convert it to a format suitable for printing if possible.

Can I see a proof of my design before ordering?
We can provide a digital proof of the layout of your custom ribbon on request. However, you can order a sample of your ribbon if you wish.

Summer Offer

10% Discount off your next purchase of £10 or over from our Design a Ribbon website plus free shipping.

Please quote discount code SUMMEROFFER at checkout.