birthday cards · birthdays · Flip Flap Cards · Flip Side Cards · fun fold cards

Beautiful 4 FOLD FLIP CARD

Hi friends, today I’m sharing this beautiful 4 Fold Flip card. I wanted to make a card which would show off these gorgeous papers, so came up with this style. This is a large size when open but it folds down nicely into a 6 x 6 size, held together with a pretty bellyband. Inside…… Continue reading Beautiful 4 FOLD FLIP CARD

cardmaking · christmas cards · Gift Ideas · gift tags · Napkin Fold · origami

Unusual Napkin Fold Pocket Cards

Hey friends, I always love to revisit old tutorials and look at ways to change them again. This time I looked back at my Napkin Fold gift box and thought I would use that fold on a card. I added a few more fold and came up with this unusual card. These are loaded pockets,…… Continue reading Unusual Napkin Fold Pocket Cards

Accordion Cards · birthdays · Concertina Fold Cards · fun fold cards · Papercraft · Showstopper Cards

NEW SIZE! Expanding Accordion Cards

Hi friends, about a month ago I shared the 5 x 7 Expanding Accordion Card, which many of you have loved. I then received quite a few comments and messages asking for me to do a 6 x 6 version, so here it is. I used the adorable Bluebells and Buttercups papers by Craft Consortium…… Continue reading NEW SIZE! Expanding Accordion Cards

birthday cards · Dome Cards · fun fold cards · Papercraft

Make The Easiest Dome Fold Cards in 2 SIZES!

Hey everyone, in this blog post I show you my Easy Dome Cards I made last month. I’ve made Dome cards before, with the scoreline on the front, so this time I decided to hide them behind. These are the other ones I made and you can find the tutorial here. I used my adorable Lucie…… Continue reading Make The Easiest Dome Fold Cards in 2 SIZES!

Frame Flip Cards · fun fold cards · Papercraft · Retirement Cards · Showstopper Cards

Fantastic Frame Flip Cards

Hi friends, recently I shared and made these Fantastic Frame Flip Cards. I saw a quick clip of this card being opened on Pinterest by Stempel Punktchen and worked out how to make it myself. I think I will try a 6 x 6 version next! These cards are huge when open, but they fold down…… Continue reading Fantastic Frame Flip Cards

christmas cards · Easy Cardmaking Ideas · fun fold cards · Papercraft · Spanner Fold Cards

Swinging Spanner Panel Card Tutorial

Hi friends, a few weeks ago my wonderful Nan visited again, she stayed for 10 days and had a lovely time. She really loves making a card with me when she comes to visit. She wanted to make a Christmas card for her sister with a wow factor. I found a Spanner card tutorial by…… Continue reading Swinging Spanner Panel Card Tutorial

Accordion Cards · birthday cards · cardmaking · Concertina Fold Cards · Showstopper Cards

SHOWSTOPPER Expanding Accordion Cards!

Hi friends, a couple weeks ago I made this amazing Expanding Accordion Card! This showstopper card has been really popular, and I’ve really enjoyed seeing all your beautiful versions over on my Mixed Up Crafters Facebook group. I was inspired after seeing a smaller version by Michelle Pepper here. I made this Christmas version during a…… Continue reading SHOWSTOPPER Expanding Accordion Cards!

Cardmaking Using Scraps · Easy Cardmaking Ideas

15 Creative Ways to use your Scraps in your Cardmaking

Hi everyone, today’s my first day back after a 2 week holiday, so I’m just catching up on all of my blog posts.   I scheduled in plenty of tutorials to keep you busy whilst I was off and also started my Scraps series.   Every Sunday I will share ideas on fun and creative…… Continue reading 15 Creative Ways to use your Scraps in your Cardmaking

book cards · Book Fold Cards · Christmas · christmas cards · fun fold cards

4 Page Bookbinding Cards

Hey friends, recently I made the Bookbinding cards which I had seen around. There are many wonderful designs but I wanted to add multiple pages so it looked more like a book. I made this nautical version during a Facebook live. I remembered during the live that I had a lovely stamp with a paragraph…… Continue reading 4 Page Bookbinding Cards

gift bags · Handbag Gift Bags · Handbag Series

Big Buckle Clutch Bag

I may not be making one each week, but I’m still continuing with my Handbag Series, this clutch bag is inspired by a Fendi bag from 2001! I was drawn to the detail and colour of this bag, it was covered in beads and had bold stitched flowers on it. I used a sequin mix…… Continue reading Big Buckle Clutch Bag