Advent Calendars · Christmas · Christmas Workshop 2020 · storage box · storage ideas

DIY Advent Calendar 😍

Hi everyone, earlier in the week I shared this wonderful DIY Advent I’ve made for my Mum & Dad. I enjoy making these and after my mum commenting on how much she liked the one I made last year, I thought I would make her one this year. Here’s the one I made last year…… Continue reading DIY Advent Calendar 😍

Christmas · christmas cards · Christmas Workshop 2020 · Colouring · pop up cards · Slide & Stand Cards

Hello everyone, I recently made these very fun Slide & Stands.   I’ve made these before in the past and thought it was time I made one again. I choose this funny Hobby Art stamps I purchased last year, and I think this style card worked perfectly with them. It has a great look when…… Continue reading

Christmas · Christmas Workshop 2020 · Fold Flat Gift Bags · Papercraft

Luxury Fold Flat Gift Bags

Hi everyone, im very low on Christmas packaging, so it’s time to start making some lovely gift bags and boxes for Christmas. First are these large fold flat gift bags using the new Winter Sparkle collection by Dovecraft. I do love a fold-flat bag, they are easy to make and perfect to store away until…… Continue reading Luxury Fold Flat Gift Bags

Christmas · christmas cards · Corner Pop-Up Easel Cards · Made To Surprise · pop up cards · Showstopper Cards

Corner Pop-Up Easel Cards

I was looking back through some of my older videos and thought I would re-visit the Corner Pop-up Easel Card. It’s been a couple of years since I last made this style, so I decided to make it in a 6 x 6 size this time.   Not only is this a showstopper card, but…… Continue reading Corner Pop-Up Easel Cards

Christmas · Christmas Workshop 2020 · gift boxes

Luxury Flip Lid Selection Boxes! with Gift Card Holder

Hi everyone, it’s become a thing now, where I make my own Selection Boxes to hold the chocolates I choose. I’ve also added a space to present a gift card. Making your own means you can personalise them and It’s also cost-effective. I added a flip lid to these, giving them a luxurious feel. You…… Continue reading Luxury Flip Lid Selection Boxes! with Gift Card Holder

cardmaking · christmas cards · Daisy Mae Designs · Papercraft · Papercraft Society · Shadow Box Cards · Shadow Box Decorations

Hi everyone, last week I made these beautiful Light Up Shadow Box Cards. So many of you have been making and sharing your wonderful versions, it’s been lovely to look at them all. I wanted to use my Daisy Mae kit again and create a special card. I also turned this into a shaker box,…… Continue reading

Christmas · Christmas Workshop 2020 · Made To Surprise · Papercraft · pop up cards

Festive Fun Pop-Up Gift Bags

Hi friends, today I’m sharing these fun gift bags using my new pop up dies on the front. I wanted to show you other fun ways to use these dies and that you don’t have to just use them on cards. These two are using the 6 x 6 Pudding die set and the Snowman…… Continue reading Festive Fun Pop-Up Gift Bags

Christmas · fun fold cards · Made To Surprise · Papercraft · Pop Up Box Cards · pop up cards

Fun & Festive Pop Up Box Card!

Hi everyone, I do like to make a Pop-Up Box Card, and when I saw this lovely one by Kittie Kraft I knew I wanted to make one using my new stamps & dies. How adorable are Santa’s boots popping out the top of the chimney! I used the Santa & Rudolph stamps along with my…… Continue reading Fun & Festive Pop Up Box Card!

Made To Surprise

My First Ever Christmas Collection!

Hi everyone, I still can’t believe this is all happening and still pinch myself, but it’s here, my first ever Christmas Collection! The Perfect Pop-Ups collection is a fun kinetic die concept that allows you to have whatever you like popping up from the card. For this collection we have a Snowman & Elf popping…… Continue reading My First Ever Christmas Collection!

birthday cards · birthdays · fun fold cards · Joy Fold Card · Made To Surprise

Fabulous Joy Fold Card featuring Heidi the Hippo!

Hi friends, last week I shared this very cute fun fold card using the adorable Heidi the Hippo! The Joy Fold Card is a very simple fold but it looks really effective. It’s basically 2 cards in one and can be made any size you like. Below is a Z-Fold version  I made a while…… Continue reading Fabulous Joy Fold Card featuring Heidi the Hippo!