Christmas Workshop 2019 · Double Z Fold Cards · Pop Up Box Cards · Zig Zag Fold Cards

Double Z Fold Pop-Up Card

Hello friends, today I’m sharing these very Kitch Double Z Fold Pop-Up Cards. I adore anything kitch, I have lots of vintage Christmas decorations and I’m always on the lookout for old Christmas bits and bobs.  I got to play with this adorable collection back in July, so I’m so pleased to finally have it…… Continue reading Double Z Fold Pop-Up Card


6″ x 6″ x 3″ Stylish Gift Box

Hello friends, today I’m sharing this stylish 6″ x 6″ x 3″ gift box. I made this as a sample when I visited Trimcraft H/O in July and thought it would be nice to share in a tutorial with you all. I love the Dovecraft Twilight Wishes collection, it’s rich colours mixed with the gold…… Continue reading 6″ x 6″ x 3″ Stylish Gift Box

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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

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Large Expanding Star Fold Card

Hello, everyone, today I’m sharing my first Christmas card of 2019! I recently received my Christmas Design Team package from Trimcraft and couldn’t wait to make a card with the beautiful Dovecraft ‘Twilight Wishes’ papers. This Expanding Star Fold card is the perfect showstopper card great for those special occasions. Twilight Wishes is brand new…… Continue reading Large Expanding Star Fold Card


7″ x 7.5″ x 4.5″ Fold Flat Gift Bag

Hi everyone, today I’ve shared a nice sized fold flat gift bag, where I’ve used photo frames as handles. I used the Dovecraft ‘Happy You’ collection and matching accessories. These bags fold nice and flat, so they are easy to store until you need them. You can find the Happy You collection available from Craft…… Continue reading 7″ x 7.5″ x 4.5″ Fold Flat Gift Bag

birthday cards · birthdays · cardmaking · fun fold cards · Papercraft · Pocket Cards

Triple Pocket Card

Hello all, today I’m sharing this adorable Triple Pocket Card and matching bookmark and gift card, holder. This is a lovely way to present a gift and a card all at the same time. I used the Dovecraft Secret Garden collection available from Craftstash here or Amazon here. I love all the details this collection has. You have…… Continue reading Triple Pocket Card

Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Bucket Style Gift Bag

Hi everyone, to kick start this week I thought I would use the Dovecraft ‘Happy You’ collection and make this elegant Bucket Style Gift Bag. I wanted to make something luxurious and shiny and the ‘Happy You’ collection is just perfect. You can close these gift bags two ways, one with the sides folded outwards,…… Continue reading Bucket Style Gift Bag

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Double Z Fold Card

Hi everyone today I’m sharing this Large Double Z Fold Card which has evolved from my Large Double Display card I made a couple of weeks ago. I love these long style cards, they are perfect for those special occasions and really stand out! I used my favourite Dovecraft ‘Secret Garden’ collection to make these.…… Continue reading Double Z Fold Card

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My Favourite Cardstock

Hi everyone, I’ve recently been getting a lot of questions regarding what cardstock I use so I thought I would list all of my favourite brands below with links to where you can buy them. I will add a drop-down at the top of my website so you can easily find this information at a…… Continue reading My Favourite Cardstock

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Record Your Own Message Card

Hi everyone, today I have these cards where you can record your own message. A normal looking card, but once opened it plays your recorded message. The small hole in the photo above reacts to light so once the card is opened the message plays and then once closed the message stops. This is what…… Continue reading Record Your Own Message Card