Christmas · christmas crackers · Christmas Workshop 2020

Hi everyone, every year I make my own Christmas Crackers for the table, each year I like to do a different design. I’ve done circular, hexagonal, triangular, and this year square. These are made using 1 piece of A4 card making them a great size for a small gift, hat, and a joke! These are…… Continue reading

Christmas · Christmas Workshop 2020 · gift boxes · Reinforced Gift Boxes

Pretty Mug/Cup Gift Box with Ribbon Tie Detail

Hi everyone, here is my new Mug/Cup gift box. This is a really handy size and something that I think a lot of us give to friends and family for many occasions throughout the year. I’m always looking for different ways to change the way a box opens or closes, and I love this simple…… Continue reading Pretty Mug/Cup Gift Box with Ribbon Tie Detail

christmas cards · Christmas Workshop 2020 · Pee-A-Boo Cards

Fun Peek-A-Boo Cards

Hi friends, here are the Peekaboo Cards I made recently. These cards still make me smile, I think it’s Horace’s cheesy grin! When you open these cards, the image changes inside. You have room on the back to write your message. MATERIALS USED TO MAKE THESE CARDS Animal stamps, papers & prop stamps available here.…… Continue reading Fun Peek-A-Boo Cards

Advent Calendars · Christmas · Christmas Workshop 2020 · storage box · storage ideas

DIY Advent Calendar 😍

Hi everyone, earlier in the week I shared this wonderful DIY Advent I’ve made for my Mum & Dad. I enjoy making these and after my mum commenting on how much she liked the one I made last year, I thought I would make her one this year. Here’s the one I made last year…… Continue reading DIY Advent Calendar 😍

Christmas · Christmas Workshop 2020 · gift boxes

Luxury Flip Lid Selection Boxes! with Gift Card Holder

Hi everyone, it’s become a thing now, where I make my own Selection Boxes to hold the chocolates I choose. I’ve also added a space to present a gift card. Making your own means you can personalise them and It’s also cost-effective. I added a flip lid to these, giving them a luxurious feel. You…… Continue reading Luxury Flip Lid Selection Boxes! with Gift Card Holder

Christmas · Christmas Workshop 2020 · Made To Surprise · Papercraft · pop up cards

Festive Fun Pop-Up Gift Bags

Hi friends, today I’m sharing these fun gift bags using my new pop up dies on the front. I wanted to show you other fun ways to use these dies and that you don’t have to just use them on cards. These two are using the 6 x 6 Pudding die set and the Snowman…… Continue reading Festive Fun Pop-Up Gift Bags

Christmas · fun fold cards · Made To Surprise · Papercraft · Pop Up Box Cards · pop up cards

Fun & Festive Pop Up Box Card!

Hi everyone, I do like to make a Pop-Up Box Card, and when I saw this lovely one by Kittie Kraft I knew I wanted to make one using my new stamps & dies. How adorable are Santa’s boots popping out the top of the chimney! I used the Santa & Rudolph stamps along with my…… Continue reading Fun & Festive Pop Up Box Card!

Acetate Gift Bags & Boxes · Christmas · Christmas Workshop 2020 · gift boxes

Hi friends, I’m really starting to get into the Christmas spirit now and with Christmas only 8 weeks away I need to get crafting! I like to buy sweet treats and revamp the packaging to make them that little bit more special. I picked up these boxes of 8 Ferrero Rocher chocolates for £2! This…… Continue reading

Christmas · christmas crackers · Papercraft Society

Simply Adorable Crackers

Hi everyone, last week I made these lovely Christmas Crackers using the latest Papercraft Society kit by Helen Griffin. I’ve made many Christmas Crackers over the years, so if you don’t have the kit or a Cracker die then check out my playlist below where I show you other ways to make them. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=umQYtm_Tzps&list=PLb0K2Vuv8QLBnb-aLDP3wyHiRFQIZfiLi I…… Continue reading Simply Adorable Crackers

Christmas · christmas cards · Showstopper Cards · Tri-Fold cards

SHOWSTOPPER! 2 Way Double Trifold card

  Hi everyone, here are the 2 Way Double Trifold Cards I’ve made.  I made this Piano version during a Facebook Live Craft Along using the Papercraft Society Kit 9 and this Christmas version using the Kit 12 These will fold flat down to a 6 x 6 size and will fit nicely into my…… Continue reading SHOWSTOPPER! 2 Way Double Trifold card