fun fold cards · Papercraft · Tower Fold Cards

NEW! Tower Block Cards

Hi everyone, here’s something new for you to try. I’m calling this a Tower Block card, I saw an image on Pinterest by thefoldfactory.com, It’s a brochure, but the style caught my eye and I wanted to try and turn it into a card fold. I’ve made 3 sizes and they all fold flat. The…… Continue reading NEW! Tower Block Cards

birthday cards · birthdays · fun fold cards · Kinetic Cards · Made To Surprise · Papercraft · waterfall cards

Very Easy Waterfall Cards

Hi everyone, I revisited the Waterfall style card and made these two cute versions. Although it looks complex the Waterfall style card is actually pretty straight forward to make, and is always the style that surprises people with how easy it is to make. As you pull the tab, each panel flips over to reveal…… Continue reading Very Easy Waterfall Cards

Cascade Cards · Concertina Fold Cards · fun fold cards · Gatefold Cards · Papercraft · Showstopper Cards

New Style | Cascading Gatefold Cards

Hi everyone, I love to combine card styles and was looking back at my older cards and thought the Cascade style would look great inside a Gatefold card. I think this totally transforms the cascade style and turns it into a real showstopper card. I used the Dovecraft Butterfly Kisses for the purple version and…… Continue reading New Style | Cascading Gatefold Cards

birthday cards · birthdays · Card Craft · cardmaking · fun fold cards · Gatefold Cards · greeting cards · Lock and Pop Cards · Papercraft · pop up cards

Beautiful Lock & Pop Cards

Hi everyone, I’ve made some more Lock & Pop cards, this time in a 6 x 6 version. These make a nice change to the standard Gatefold card style. I’ve made two, one using my Butterfly border die and the other without. The lock system works, by tucking the gatefold panels under the centre topper.…… Continue reading Beautiful Lock & Pop Cards

gift boxes · Gift Ideas · Mother's Day Series 2021 · mothers day · Papercraft · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Pretty 2 in 1 Gift Boxes

Hi everyone, I left my Mother’s Day makes to the last minute this year, but I did manage to squeeze in a nice packaging idea. This 2 in 1 gift box folds up neatly and is secured with a couple magnets.   I purchased a box of 24 Ferrero Rocher chocolates for around £5, so to be…… Continue reading Pretty 2 in 1 Gift Boxes

fun fold cards · Lattice Fold Cards · Mother's Day Series 2021 · mothers day · mothers day cards · Papercraft

Stunning Lattice Fold Cards

Hi everyone, last week I had a go at the Lattice/Plait fold technique. This has been a very popular video with so many of you re-creating your own beautiful versions. This paper fold style is a form of Kirigami, as there is folding and cutting, unlike Origami, where you only fold the paper. There are…… Continue reading Stunning Lattice Fold Cards

Easel cards · Easel Step Card · Floating Cards · Papercraft · Swing Cards

Beautiful Floating Easel Card

Hi everyone, here’s a twist to the Swinging Easel Cards that I’ve seen around. I saw this style by Dawns Stamping Thoughts and Debbie Henderson on Pinterest and wondered if there was an easier way to make it. I decided to cut it all separately, and by doing so I was able to attach the…… Continue reading Beautiful Floating Easel Card

gift boxes · Gift Ideas · Papercraft · Slide & Pop Box · valentines day · Valentines Series 2021

Slide & Pop Easel Draw

Hi everyone, I recently made these gift boxes to give to a few of my friends,  I love making unusual boxes and these Slide & Pop ones are a go-to for me. I’ve made a few of them over the years and have a playlist with different sizes for you to try below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nSn1LQOkwz8&list=PLb0K2Vuv8QLBjAXPxKsFLelZ8bxF4XfmD This…… Continue reading Slide & Pop Easel Draw

Accordion Cards · Concertina Fold Cards · Papercraft · Papercraft Society · pop up cards · thank you cards

Accordion Pop-Up Cards

Hi everyone, back in October 2020 I made an Accordion Card for Making Cards & Papercraft magazine, which I shared on my FB page with the link to that exclusive tutorial. Fast forward 5 months and I briefly shared the same card in my recent ‘How To Make An Envelope’ tutorial. I received many comments…… Continue reading Accordion Pop-Up Cards

gift boxes · Gift Ideas · Milk Carton Gift Boxes · Papercraft · storage box · storage ideas · valentines day · Valentines Series 2021

Milk Carton Gift Caddy

Hi everyone, I’ve made this lovely Milk Carton Gift Caddy or storage box. I’ve seen these around for a long time, and as I mentioned in my video, Sam from Pootles has made a lot and I saw a video from Crafty Diva from about 9 years ago and of course, the Milk Carton has…… Continue reading Milk Carton Gift Caddy