Beautiful Christmas Lanterns

Oh, how I enjoyed making these! Beautiful Christmas Lanterns. I’d had the idea to make these for a while but decided to wait till nearer to Christmas so I could decorate mine all Christmassy. These are pretty big, measuring 6 x 6 x 9 so I plan on having one either side of my patio…… Continue reading Beautiful Christmas Lanterns


Tall(ish) Reinforced Gift Box

Hello again 🙂 Today’s project are these handy sized tall(ish) reinforced gift boxes. I’m in love with these “Love Santa” papers by Docrafts Papermania and I’m now at the end of my pack. I purchased them for a bargain at Hobbybase UK however they are now sold out in the 12 x 12 and only have the…… Continue reading Tall(ish) Reinforced Gift Box


Christmas Money Wallets

It’s not Christmas without a money wallet! Does that sound greedy?…well you know what I mean, as children there would always be a wallet or envelope hidden in the tree somewhere and we would always hunt for it…I actually remember one year one getting pushed too far into the tree and when we were taking…… Continue reading Christmas Money Wallets


A Nice Small Gift Box

Hi everyone today I have these Small Gift Boxes for you. These are very simple and easy to make, its all about how you decorate them that makes them special. To make these you will need… 8.1/4 x 11 card. Score along the 11′ side at 2′, 5′, 7′ & 10′ Score along the 8.1/4…… Continue reading A Nice Small Gift Box


Large Fold Over Gift Bag

Hello everyone and good morning. Today I have a nice gift bag for those furry friends in our lives. I don’t have a dog myself but my Aunt & Uncle have a very handsome dog named Buddy! He always gets spoilt at Christmas, I’ve bought him some lovely gifts and wanted a fun gift bag…… Continue reading Large Fold Over Gift Bag


Santa Please Stop Here Sign

This Is my quickest tutorial to date and such an easy one to. Santa Please Stop Here Hanging Door Sign As soon as I saw this stamp on Ebay I knew exactly what I wanted to make. To make these you will need… 4.3/4 x 4.3/4 Green card 4.1/2 x 4.1/2 Silver card 4.1/4 x 4.1/4 Red…… Continue reading Santa Please Stop Here Sign


Easy Christmas Cards & Matching Gift Box

Good morning everyone, today I have a very easy project and a very handy one for the fast approaching festive season.   These fun images from Authentique Paper were perfect for this project. Although I make lots of cards at Christmas its always handy to have those back up cards for any surprises! Sometimes you need a…… Continue reading Easy Christmas Cards & Matching Gift Box

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Christmas Workshop 2017 Christmas Tags

Hi everyone today marks the start of my Christmas Workshop 2017 Part 2. Back in September I started my Christmas Workshop 2017 with 7 big projects which you can find here These tags are very easy to make and perfect if your just starting out and new to paper craft. To make these you will need……… Continue reading Christmas Workshop 2017 Christmas Tags


DIY Advent Calendar

Christmas Workshop project number 7 DIY Advent Calendar I have been working on this for a couple of months making sure I got it exactly right. The idea came from the ones me my sister & I used to get filled with chocolate. These were always in the kitchen or hung on the fridge. With…… Continue reading DIY Advent Calendar


Poppin Box Card

Christmas Workshop project number 6 Poppin Box Card These have now been added to my ‘Favourite cards to make’ list! I had so much fun making these and know that the recipients of these cards will love them. To make this project you will need… 2 pieces of 10.1/2 x 8.1/4 for the box Score…… Continue reading Poppin Box Card