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Wardrobe Box Card with Origami Dresses

Hi everyone, I’ve been asked a few times if I could do a tutorial on how to make an origami dress, I wanted a card style that would fit them and look like a wardrobe so I made a box card. I thought this box card style worked perfectly for the wardrobe effect. I used…… Continue reading Wardrobe Box Card with Origami Dresses

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Mini Free Standing Miura Card

Hi friends, today I’m sharing this unusual Miura fold card. I remember seeing this on The Fold Factory YouTube channel and then done by Rachel Tessman on YouTube but never made it myself. I’ve since received a number of emails requesting this style, so here is my version. This folds to a 4 x 6…… Continue reading Mini Free Standing Miura Card

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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

Acetate Cards · gift boxes · origami · storage box · storage ideas

Hi friends, last week I showed you how to make this pretty Origami Gift Box. I first saw this style on the Craft Label Youtube channel early last year in a beautiful Rainbow colour, and knew I wanted to give it a try sometime. You don’t need any glue, scissors or scoreboard to make this, however,…… Continue reading

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TEABAG FOLDING Origami Dahlia Flower Using Scraps!

Hey friends, last week I shared a fun tutorial showing you how to make a Dahlia Flower using the Teabag Folding Technique. This is such an addictive technique and it’s quick and easy to do too! You need 8 same-sized circles, which can be any size you like. I used 2″ diameter circles which gives…… Continue reading TEABAG FOLDING Origami Dahlia Flower Using Scraps!

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The Social Papercrafter Magazine!

Hello everyone, today I’m excited to share the first issue of the Social Papercrafter magazine. As it states in the logo this is a free, online magazine. Founded by Editor Cayleigh May from Create with Cayleigh, myself and 7 other Creative Artists have come together to share our knowledge, designs, and ideas. The Creative Artists…… Continue reading The Social Papercrafter Magazine!

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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

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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

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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

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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