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Any Shaped Cards Using Stamps

Hi everyone, I’m sharing today a couple of fun cards I’ve made using stamps only. I wanted to show you all a very easy technique for creating your own shaped cards, depending on the stamps you use. For this card, I’ve used the stamps from Issue 72 of Creative Stamping Magazine. Available from Craft Stash here.…… Continue reading Any Shaped Cards Using Stamps

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Good Luck Cards

Hi everyone, I’ve had a very productive day today. I’ve caught up on lots of projects, emails, videos and some commissions and then had some time to squeeze in a little cardmaking. I recieved the February issue of Making Cards & Papercraft Magazine with this wonderful “Sweet Samantha” stamp and papers. Card Making Magazine Website…… Continue reading Good Luck Cards

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DIY Christmas Wrapping Paper

Hi everyone, today I have these wonderful presents wrapped in my own hand stamp paper. Sometimes its nice to just wrap presents rather then using a gift bag or gift box. As soon as I saw this amazing Bells & Bows stamp set by Altenew I new I had to have it. The layered 3D look you…… Continue reading DIY Christmas Wrapping Paper

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Easy Milk Carton Boxes

Today’s project are these cute Milk Carton Boxes. There are thousands of these tutorials or YouTube and they are very popular so I thought I would share my take on them. I hand stamped the paper myself with some stamps I had from Craft Asylum. I knew nothing about Craft Asylum so had a look…… Continue reading Easy Milk Carton Boxes

Medium Gift Boxes · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Very pretty triangle boxes

Once again I was sat down playing with scrap paper and score lines when I came up with this pretty box. The box is very straight forward, its the cleaver stamping that makes this box stand out. I used my Docrafts Folk Floral stamp set and my Stampin Up ink pads, Flirty Flamingo, Peekaboo Peach, Daffodil Delight,…… Continue reading Very pretty triangle boxes

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Orb Shaped Gift Box

Living in China I constantly see beautiful gift boxes and packaging and it fills me with so much inspiration and new ideas…food shopping has become fun again! I sat down with my trusty score board and some copy paper and came up with this cool Orb looking gift box. I used a real mix of…… Continue reading Orb Shaped Gift Box

gift bags · Medium Gift Bags

Gift Bag Week, Project Number 2

The Wow Factor! Hey guys, today I’m sharing project number 2, I think this is my favourite gift bag I’ve ever made! I love the colour combo and again using my favourite ‘Jar Of Love’ stamp set. The bag is easy, it’s all about the beautiful detail. To make this bag you will need… 2…… Continue reading Gift Bag Week, Project Number 2

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Gift Bag Week

I was looking back through my videos and noticed that I only have a very small amount of Gift Bag tutorials, this gave me the idea to do a whole week of back to back Gift Bag videos. First up is this really pretty Double Fan detail gift bag. I haven’t seen this style before…… Continue reading Gift Bag Week

Swivel Lid Gift Boxes

Tooth Fairy Keepsake Swivel Boxes

I got this idea after remembering how much my sister freaked out about the thought of the Tooth Fairy coming into her bedroom and under her pillow to take her tooth! We all laugh now but those early years she was petrified about the whole thing!! I had the idea to make these boxes for…… Continue reading Tooth Fairy Keepsake Swivel Boxes

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Perfect Teachers Gift Organiser

One piece of card, a few score lines and a tiny bit of cutting and you will have this very easy yet very lovely gift! This took minutes to make, I added 2 Post It Note stacks to mine but it would work well with a thin note pad also. To make this you will…… Continue reading Perfect Teachers Gift Organiser