Christmas Workshop 2019

Festive Stocking Filler Bags

Hello friends, today I’m sharing these colourful stocking filler bag ideas. I used the cute character stamps from issue 196 of Papercraft Inspirations to decorate these bags. The bags are very easy to make, it’s the stamped and coloured images that bring them to life and make them really special. I added Glossy Accents to…… Continue reading Festive Stocking Filler Bags

Christmas Workshop 2019 · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Brilliant Festive Gift Bags 6 x 2.1/2 x 7

Hi everyone, today I have these fun gift bags to share. I love creating funny, novelty gift bags and really enjoyed doing these. By using supplies most of us already have in our craft stash and a little creativity you can make these easy gift bags. I made a Santa, Elf and Mrs. Clause version,…… Continue reading Brilliant Festive Gift Bags 6 x 2.1/2 x 7


8″ x 3″ x 7″ Fold Flat Gift Bags

Hello everyone, today I have these fold flat gift bags made using 8″ x 8″ papers. This tutorial has been requested by a few people and is a great way to use up some of those 8″ x 8″ paper pads. I went a little crazy and made 10 of these gift bags, this will…… Continue reading 8″ x 3″ x 7″ Fold Flat Gift Bags

faceted gift bags · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Squashed Faceted Gift Bag

Hello everyone, today I’m sharing this unusual gift bag This original design is a squashed version of a taller one I made over a year ago. I’ve shared my tutorial for this size below. It’s a great looking bag and certainly one that others will admire. For this one, I used the Dovecraft Twilight…… Continue reading Squashed Faceted Gift Bag

Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Large Christmas Tree Gift Bag

Hi everyone, earlier today I shared another fold flat gift bag. I’ve been making lots lately, preparing for Christmas. These Christmas Tree gift bags measure 12″ x 4″ making them perfect for all of those larger gifts. I love making gift bags and I’m always looking for ways to make them look different. I decided…… Continue reading Large Christmas Tree Gift Bag


A Very Festive Gift Bag

Happy Saturday everyone, this weekend I have these Very Festive Gift Bags for you. This is a very simple paper bag style but I’ve added another layer of festive paper on the outside and heat embossed a sentiment on the front. Finished off with pom poms and tassels I think this makes a wonderful gift…… Continue reading A Very Festive Gift Bag


Luxury Vellum Gift Bag

 Hi everyone, sorry for the late post, the last few days have been crazy sorting out last minute bits and bobs before heading back to China. I’m currently sat in Costa Coffee with an English Breakfast tea in Shanghai airport waiting for my connecting flight, so I have some time to write this blog post.…… Continue reading Luxury Vellum Gift Bag