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DIY Potpourri Ornament

Hi everyone I have another Squashed Orb project today with a difference! I have been asked by a few people to make a smaller version and one of my lovely YouTube subscribers Irene George had a great idea of putting her homemade Potpourri  into one…this then gave me the idea to do the same. I…… Continue reading DIY Potpourri Ornament

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Gold Bar Shaped Gift Boxes

Hi everyone. So I made these gift boxes a while ago and after I finished them I thought they would look great in gold Mirri card after seeing some very tiny gold paper bars at a Chinese temple. I loved them so much I posted them up before these. These are bigger and give you…… Continue reading Gold Bar Shaped Gift Boxes

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Squashed Orb Gift Boxes

Hi everyone today I have these unusual Squashed Orb Gift Boxes.   I absolutely love these and for those of you who follow me regularly will have seem the Orb Tree Decorations I posted last week, well these have evolved from them. All I done was remove the middle strip of squares and it gave me this…… Continue reading Squashed Orb Gift Boxes

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Gold Bar Gift Boxes

Hello everyone, how cool are these!?! I have so many projects written down at the moment. Living in China is great for any paper lover, there is inspiration everywhere, from the Supermarket to the Temples it’s endless. These wonderful Gold Bar Gift Boxes evolved from some very tiny ones I saw at a temple. They…… Continue reading Gold Bar Gift Boxes

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Twist & Close gift box with pretty plait handle

Hey guys I have an unusual style gift box for you. This idea is something I ‘CASED’ from this gift bag below. My husband and I were doing some Christmas shopping and this particular gift was presented in this adorable box for no extra cost. I was so delighted and the poor sales adviser  probably…… Continue reading Twist & Close gift box with pretty plait handle

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A nice treat for any Dinner Party

Following on from my Orb Gift Box I put together this elegant Dinner Party gift or Wedding Favor. I promise its not as hard as it looks, just some clever scoring and 1 piece of card. To make this you will need… 11.5/8 x 8.1/4 card stock Along 8.1/4 score at 1, 3.3/8, 4.3/8, 6.3/4…… Continue reading A nice treat for any Dinner Party