Papercraft · birthday cards · greeting cards · Tips & Techniques · cardmaking

WOW! Cosmic Shimmer Opal Polish is Amazing

Hi everyone, a couple weeks ago I saw a demo on the Creative Expressions Facebook page showing the new Cosmic Shimmer Opal Polish. WOW, these are awesome! the short demo had me hooked and I went searching for them straight away! These pots of shimmer polish change colour, from white to black cardstock, it’s so…… Continue reading WOW! Cosmic Shimmer Opal Polish is Amazing

gift bags · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Beautiful Woven Ribbon Gift Bags

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing these gift bags with woven ribbon detail down each side. I always love making unusual gift bags and boxes and was really pleased with how nice these turned out. These bags are perfect for showing off any nice double-sided papers you may have. I used the First Edition Mariposa &…… Continue reading Beautiful Woven Ribbon Gift Bags

birthday cards · birthdays · Card Craft · cardmaking · fun fold cards · greeting cards · Papercraft · Shaker Cards

Double Circle Shaker Card

Hi everyone, another week begins and to kick start this one I have these very pretty Double Circle Shaker Cards to share with you all. I love shaker cards and hadn’t made one yet this year so I thought I would make this large one from an 8″ x 8″ card base. The great thing…… Continue reading Double Circle Shaker Card

gift boxes · Papercraft · Reinforced Gift Boxes · storage ideas · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Dancing Fairy Music Box

Hi everyone, today I have these gorgeous Dancing Fairy Music Style Boxes. I was inspired to make these from the “Fairy Tale” collection itself as it reminded me of a musical jewellery box I had as a little girl. When you opened it a fairy span around to the music that played. Mine was blue…… Continue reading Dancing Fairy Music Box

Papercraft · storage ideas

Large Storage Box For 8″ x 8″ Paper Packs

Hello everyone, I’ve made another storage box this time one to hold my 8″ x 8″ paper packs. So many of you loved my 6″ x 6″ version and asked me to make a bigger one, however at the time I didn’t need one myself, but since joining the Trimcraft design team I’ve got a…… Continue reading Large Storage Box For 8″ x 8″ Paper Packs

Card Craft · cardmaking · Concertina Fold Cards · fun fold cards · greeting cards · Papercraft

Concertina Step Card

Hello everyone and happy Monday. To kick start the week I have these unusual Concertina Step cards. This is a really unique looking card and a clever twist on a standard Concertina card. This was requested by Linda who sent me a picture last year, I get so many requests but I do try and…… Continue reading Concertina Step Card

birthday cards · birthdays · hobbybase · Pop Up Box Cards · Uncategorized

Unicorn Pop Up Box Card

Hi everyone I recently shared this cute Pop Up Box Card that I made for my friend’s daughter Isla. Those of you who have been following me for some time will know how much I love this Krafty Panda “Magical Unicorns” stamp set. Unfortunately its no longer available however there are so many other wonderful…… Continue reading Unicorn Pop Up Box Card