Designing this logo

I started with an idea, eight sticky notes, Instagram ribbon tutorials, and a dream.

Here was design #1:

Design #2:

Design #3:

Design #4 (*me trying to draw a ribbon and failing miserably. Thanks YouTube tutorial guy with the killer accent!):

Design #5 (*the ribbon slowly got better):

…still not great but much better than #4. Dear Internet, if you have any tips or tricks please feel free to share them here and/or send me all of the YouTube tutorials! — J