Chinese Inspired Paper Craft · origami

Gong Xi Fa Cai

 GONG XI FA CAI Happy Chinese New Year everyone, I’m not in China to celebrate this year but just wanted to wish everybody a happy new year. I thought I would put together all my Origami and Oriental themed projects for you to look at. Living in China I’m constantly surrounded by inspiration and I’m…… Continue reading Gong Xi Fa Cai

birthday cards · Chinese Inspired Paper Craft · fun fold cards · greeting cards · origami · Papercraft

Chinese Thread Book

Hello everyone,  it’s Chinese New Year tomorrow so I have another Chinese inspired project to share with you all. Chinese Thread Book These date back hundreds of years and show off the art of Origami beautifully. Check out the link below to read about the history of them in more detail. The history of a…… Continue reading Chinese Thread Book

gift boxes · Large Gift Boxes · Medium Gift Boxes · origami · Reinforced Gift Boxes · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Stunning Napkin Fold Gift Box

Hello everyone, it’s the start of another week and the tutorial I had scheduled has been pushed back until Thursday now after I saw a wonderful Napkin Fold box over on a Facebook group I like. The lady Jess made a wonderful version which everyone loved and all desperate to know how it was made. Jess…… Continue reading Stunning Napkin Fold Gift Box

DIY Gifts · origami

Easy Origami Hanging Photo Frame

Hello all and Happy New Year I’m feeling surprisingly fresh this morning which is probably due to the 2 hour walk me and my husband had to do last night as we couldn’t get a taxi from anywhere!…so the very cold walk home helped burn off all that food and drink!   To kick start…… Continue reading Easy Origami Hanging Photo Frame

origami · Photo Albums

Mini Explosion Album

Hello everyone today I have these sweet little Mini Explosion Albums. Using a very easy Origami folding technique, these fun quick albums make great keepsakes and lovely gifts. To make these all you need is 4 pieces of any size square paper. I made mine using 6 x 6 papers and 8 x 8 but…… Continue reading Mini Explosion Album

DIY Gifts · origami · Papercraft · Photo Albums

Hanging & Mini Origami Photo Album

Hi Everyone, today I have two projects for you. One is this Hanging Origami Photo Album. The other are these cute small Origami Photo Albums These are both made exactly the same way its just the ribbon positioning that changes the overall look and use. The idea for these came from this image I found…… Continue reading Hanging & Mini Origami Photo Album

Organisers & Note Pads · origami · Papercraft · storage ideas

Origami Pen Pot Holder

Now this is cool! Super fun easy Origami Pen Pot. I first saw this on my Instagram feed by Maxine Crafts who I follow. I then typed in Origami Pen Pot and saw lots of videos making them and watched a video by Paper Folds. It’s only folding so no special craft tools are needed.…… Continue reading Origami Pen Pot Holder