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A Stunning Book Style Designer Gift Bag

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing #9 of my Hand Bag/Gift Bag series. This Book Style bag is inspired by a 1990’s Jean Paul Gaultier leather bag. I think this is my favourite style from this series so far! This is for a 40th Birthday, so I embossed the sentiment to look like the title of…… Continue reading A Stunning Book Style Designer Gift Bag

Pop Up Box Cards · pop up cards

AWESOME Multi Tiered Pop-Up Card

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing this cool looking Multi Tiered Pop Up card. I wanted a style to show off all the parrots on different levels, so I came up with this one. This will fold flat and fit into a 6 x 6 envelope or one of my box envelopes here. You have lot’s of…… Continue reading AWESOME Multi Tiered Pop-Up Card

Kinetic Cards · Made To Surprise · Swing Cards

MAKE these Adorable Swinging Boat Cards!

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing these adorable Swinging Boat Cards made using dies from my new Fun at the Fair collection available from Craft Stash here. I think this is my favourite of the 3 rides, this particular ride brings back some lovely childhood memories for me and makes me smile every time I look at…… Continue reading MAKE these Adorable Swinging Boat Cards!

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#8 Pretty Faceted Gift Bag

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing Gift Bag number 8 of my Handbag Series. This faceted style is inspired by a Comtesse bag from 1990. This is a great sized gift bag with a pretty bow fastening at the top I added some faux metal corners using silver card which I think finishish the bag perfectly.…… Continue reading #8 Pretty Faceted Gift Bag

Kinetic Cards · Made To Surprise · Papercraft · Swing Cards

NEW Chair Swing Cards

Hi everyone, on Saturday I launched my new Fun At The Fair collection. This release has 3 amazing Fun Fair Ride cards, a Swing Chair, Swinging Boat & Ferris Wheel.                           There is also a cute set of 8 characters to sit on the rides,…… Continue reading NEW Chair Swing Cards

Accordion Cards · birthday cards · birthdays · Concertina Fold Cards · Papercraft

Showstopper Cards | Interlocking Panel Cards

Hi everyone today I’m sharing these wonderful Interlocking Panel Cards.  These are a real showstopper card, but they fold down neatly into a 6 x 6 size.   I didn’t intend to make this card, I actually planned on cutting the aperture on the front when closed but it went terribly wrong, so instead I…… Continue reading Showstopper Cards | Interlocking Panel Cards

birthday cards · birthdays · cardmaking · Chalk Board Cards · fun fold cards · Papercraft

Beautiful Chalk Board Cards

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing these beautiful Chalk Board Cards. I was inspired by the beautiful one my Mum made last year. I’ve had this card displayed in my craft room for ages and kept thinking I should do a tutorial. Mum said she was inspired by some she saw on Pinterest, so when I…… Continue reading Beautiful Chalk Board Cards

gift bags · gift boxes · Handbag Gift Bags · Handbag Series

Double Drawer Travel Gift Bag

Hi everyone, this week I’ve shared Gift bag number 7 of my Handbag Series. This gift bag is inspired by a 1905 Travel bag and also a 1940 handbag which was designed to hold a gas mask in the drawer below. I can see this being decorated with Christmas papers and filled with festive gifts…… Continue reading Double Drawer Travel Gift Bag

Kinetic Cards · Made To Surprise · pop up cards · Slider Cards · Triple Tier Slider Cards

Fun Triple Tier Slider Cards

Hi friends, here’s the Triple Tier Slider Cards I shared earlier. I’ve seen this style around for a long time but never got round to it myself, then I was looking through my requests and this style had been mentioned quite a few times. I had a look on Pinterest and saw one by Stamp…… Continue reading Fun Triple Tier Slider Cards

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Fold Back Pop-Up Cards | Cardmaking with Nan!

Hi everyone, so, many of you will know that I had my wonderful Nan visit last week, like many, it was the first time seeing her in almost a year so it was lovely to be able to give her a big hug and a kiss. We had a lovely time together and catching up…… Continue reading Fold Back Pop-Up Cards | Cardmaking with Nan!