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Designer Handbag Faceted Style Gift Bag

Hi everyone, today I have another handbag-style gift bag to share. I really enjoyed making this one and think it looks like a real handbag. I took inspiration from an 1875 German handbag in my ‘Bags’ book. I added a gift card wallet, which hangs off the strap. It’s a great size and perfect for…… Continue reading Designer Handbag Faceted Style Gift Bag

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Very Easy DIY Basket

Hi everyone, here are the Easter Baskets I’ve made to hold all my paper eggs. These are a great size, however, if you want to make them smaller, it’s very easy to adjust the sizes. I will be giving mine to my Best Freinds son, who I know will love it. If you’ve missed the…… Continue reading Very Easy DIY Basket

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Beautiful Double Pocket Bucket Bag

Hi friends, I pilled out my ‘Bags’ book again and made this Double Pocket Bucket Bag inspired by a 1970s suede version in the book. This is a nice and easy gift bag to made and it’s very roomy too! You can have the sides folded outwards to create the bucket-style handbag shown, or you…… Continue reading Beautiful Double Pocket Bucket Bag

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Cute Sloped Flip-Lid Gift Boxes

Hi friends, today I’m sharing another Valentine-themed project, but like most of my gift boxes & bags, this one can be used for many other occasions too. I got the idea for this one from my Chicken Ceasar Salad Wrap box! It’s a great shape and I think it will look great decorated like a…… Continue reading Cute Sloped Flip-Lid Gift Boxes

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Adorable Apron Gift Boxes/Bags

Hi there, today I’m sharing these adorable Apron gift bags or boxes I’ve recently made. This tutorial has been highly requested, so I hope you enjoy my version. There are tons of these on Pinterest, so I wanted to make mine a little different and decided to add the acetate sides so it looks more…… Continue reading Adorable Apron Gift Boxes/Bags

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Large Pucci Style Gift Bag

Hi friends, I’ve pulled out my ‘Bag’ book again and chose to re-create a Pucci style bag into a gift bag. This faceted style is one of the biggest gift bags I’ve made measuring 15.1/2 x 7′ x 5′ I love the faux key ring detail. SUPPLIES USED TO MAKE THIS GIFT BAG First Edition…… Continue reading Large Pucci Style Gift Bag

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Enormous 12 x 12 x 8 Fold Flat Gift Bags

Hi everyone, I have made a lot of gift bags over the years and my fold flat ones are always popular. I’ve received a lot of comments and requests to make larger ones, so I’ve designed these Enormous 12 x 12 x 8 ones. I have a lot of 12 x 12 sheets which one…… Continue reading Enormous 12 x 12 x 8 Fold Flat Gift Bags

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Novelty Backpack Giftbags

I love making novelty packaging and each year I make an Elf & Santa gift bag. This year I’ve made these cute backpacks, these are perfect for those smaller gifts or as cute table favours. They have a flip lid closure and can fold flat if you want. The straps and hook detail are optional…… Continue reading Novelty Backpack Giftbags

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How to make a Gift Caddy | 4 Boxes in 1!

Hi friends, I recently made this Gift Caddy which holds 4 individual gift boxes. This is a lovely way to wrap smaller gifts, especially if you have a few different things. The boxes are also great on their own if you just wanted to make one of those. I love the huge bow and the…… Continue reading How to make a Gift Caddy | 4 Boxes in 1!

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Adorable House Shaped Gift Bag

Hi everyone, I’ve gone back to my little ‘Handbags Book’ and made this very sweet gift bag in the shape of a house. This gift bag is project number 10 from series and inspired by a Lulu Guinness one from 2000. This is a large gift bag measuring 12′ x 3.1/2 x 8′ so lots…… Continue reading Adorable House Shaped Gift Bag