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New Style | Cascading Gatefold Cards

Hi everyone, I love to combine card styles and was looking back at my older cards and thought the Cascade style would look great inside a Gatefold card. I think this totally transforms the cascade style and turns it into a real showstopper card. I used the Dovecraft Butterfly Kisses for the purple version and…… Continue reading New Style | Cascading Gatefold Cards

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Beautiful Lock & Pop Cards

Hi everyone, I’ve made some more Lock & Pop cards, this time in a 6 x 6 version. These make a nice change to the standard Gatefold card style. I’ve made two, one using my Butterfly border die and the other without. The lock system works, by tucking the gatefold panels under the centre topper.…… Continue reading Beautiful Lock & Pop Cards

Accordion Cards · birthday cards · birthdays · Concertina Fold Cards · Showstopper Cards

Striking Multi-Step Accordion Card

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing another showstopper card, this Multi-Step Accordion Card will certainly stand out from all the rest! When the recipient opens the card, the accordion section pops out! There’s a lot of space inside this card for you to decorate and personalise. I’ve kept the very back of the card for my…… Continue reading Striking Multi-Step Accordion Card

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Pretty 2 in 1 Gift Boxes

Hi everyone, I left my Mother’s Day makes to the last minute this year, but I did manage to squeeze in a nice packaging idea. This 2 in 1 gift box folds up neatly and is secured with a couple magnets.   I purchased a box of 24 Ferrero Rocher chocolates for around £5, so to be…… Continue reading Pretty 2 in 1 Gift Boxes

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Stunning Lattice Fold Cards

Hi everyone, last week I had a go at the Lattice/Plait fold technique. This has been a very popular video with so many of you re-creating your own beautiful versions. This paper fold style is a form of Kirigami, as there is folding and cutting, unlike Origami, where you only fold the paper. There are…… Continue reading Stunning Lattice Fold Cards

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Adorable Mini Packaging Ideas

Hey friends, as promised I re-visited the Satchel Style Backpack I shared a few weeks ago and made this adorable mini version. I used the new Dovecraft Butterfly Kisses collection to make these. The back of these is so cute! If you missed the larger size check out the video here. And keep an eye…… Continue reading Adorable Mini Packaging Ideas