DIY Gifts · Scrapbook Layouts · Scrapbooks & Albums

Shadow Box Scrapbook Layout Gift Idea

Hello everyone, my recent scrapbook layout was a little special, this one was a gift to my wonderful Nan for Christmas. My Nan loves my scrapbook layouts and watching my mini videos, so I wanted to make her a special one that she can display. This is an 11.1/2 x 11.1/2 layout which fits perfectly…… Continue reading Shadow Box Scrapbook Layout Gift Idea

craft fair ideas · DIY Gifts · gift boxes

Altered Wooden Box A Gift For My Nan

Hi everyone, on Friday I shared this pretty wooden box I decorated and personalised as a Christmas gift to my Nan. I purchased the plain wooden box from┬áThe Works UK. These boxes are inexpensive and make lovely gifts. I covered it in white Acrylic paint and then measured sections and covered in the First Edition,…… Continue reading Altered Wooden Box A Gift For My Nan

craft fair ideas · DIY Gifts · Organisers, Notebooks & Journals · Papercraft

Magnetic Memo Pads

I’m forever writing things down on scrap paper and then loose it! I decided to make these handly Magnetic Memo Pads for my fridge. I made the Christmas version above and an all year round version below. The all year version is using the Rosies Studio “Soul & Shine” Ephemera pack. The Christmas version is…… Continue reading Magnetic Memo Pads

Christmas Workshop 2018 · DIY Gifts · Papercraft · Pocket Letters · Uncategorized

Christmas Advent Pocket Letter

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing a Christmas Advent Pocket Letter. Pocket Letters are a fun way to sent small gifts and mini-notes to friends and family. This has evolved from pen palling which I used to do a lot as a child. Most common Pocket Letters are a clear plastic 9 pocket A4 style and…… Continue reading Christmas Advent Pocket Letter

Christmas · Christmas Workshop 2018 · DIY Gifts · mini albums · Organisers, Notebooks & Journals · Papercraft · Photo Albums · Scrapbooks & Albums

Christmas Mini Album

Hello everyone, last week I shared how to make this beautiful Christmas Mini Album for 6″ x 4″ photos.   I do love making Mini Albums, there is something about holding a finished album in you’re hands, which beats any shop bought one! I wanted an album to hold 6″ x 4″ photos and can’t…… Continue reading Christmas Mini Album

DIY Gifts · Hanging Wall Decorations/Wreaths · Home decor · Papercraft

Easy DIY Wall Clock

On Monday I shared this tutorial, I’ve wanted to make my own clock for a while but just kept forgetting. I finally reminded myself when I saw my local pound shop selling clocks. I thought I would take one apart and use the mechanism from that one to make my own. This is a very…… Continue reading Easy DIY Wall Clock

DIY Gifts · Papercraft · The Social Papercrafter

Recycle & Reuse

Hi everyone, over the weekend I shared my DIY tassels for a Recycle & Reuse article I did for issue 3 of The Social Papercrafter Magazine. You can read issue 3┬áhere. These are a great way of putting those old magazines to good use. These quick and easy tassels are a fun way to add…… Continue reading Recycle & Reuse