Accordion Cards · Concertina Fold Cards · Gatefold Cards

Beautiful Concertina Gatefold Card

Hi everyone, today I have shared these lovely Concertina Gatefold Cards. This is such a simple fold, yet it really stands out and looks fantastic displayed open. You can display this card many ways, as I’ve shown, I even like the way the back looks, so you could turn it around and have the back…… Continue reading Beautiful Concertina Gatefold Card

Backpack Gift Bags · large gift bags · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Beautiful Double Pocket Satchel Bag

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing these beautiful Double Pocket Satchel Bags! I actually wanted to make something to show off the gorgeous padlock! It looks like its made of kryptonite in the photo from the light hitting the holographic card I used! It’s awesome and certainly a die you will see me using a lot.…… Continue reading Beautiful Double Pocket Satchel Bag

Gift Ideas · Valentines Series 2020

The Book of Love!

Hello friends, on Tuesday I shared this wonderful Book of Love full of gift boxes to fill with gifts and sweet treats. This is a requested tutorial and something inspired by the Advent Calendars I saw in many of the big brand stores over Christmas. I think this would also make a wonderful gift to…… Continue reading The Book of Love!

Christmas Workshop 2019 · Handbag Gift Bags · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Beautiful Hexagon Gift Bags

Hello friends, today I have these very cute hexagon shaped gift bags to share. These are a nice size and will hold lots of lovely gifts. You will see the metal detail on the D-ring loop and the faux metal ribbon ends using mirrored cardstock. These can be used as a gift bag, or without…… Continue reading Beautiful Hexagon Gift Bags

Christmas Workshop 2019 · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Awesome Rocket Shaped Gift Boxes!

Hi everyone, today I have these Rocket shaped gift boxes to share. These deconstructed boxes are easy to make, and you can have them any height you want. This tall one measures approximately 11″ tall and 8″ wide, and with its hexagon shape, there is loads of room inside. This shorter one measures 8″ high…… Continue reading Awesome Rocket Shaped Gift Boxes!

cardmaking · z fold card

Happy Cardmaking Day Pop-Out Z Fold Card

Hello, everyone and Happy Cardmaking Day! To mark the day I’m sharing this pretty Pop-Out Z Fold Card. This card takes no time to make, the timely part is choosing your papers! I used the gorgeous First Edition Winter Rose papers. Although this is a Christmas pad there is a good chunk of the papers…… Continue reading Happy Cardmaking Day Pop-Out Z Fold Card

Tunnocks Teacake Ideas

Quad Box Carrier

Hi everyone, after all those cards I’ve recently made, I’ve been itching to make a box of some kind. As you all know by now I love Tunnocks Teacakes and thought I would make another fun gift box to put some in! Of course, you don’t need to use it for these chocolate treats, each…… Continue reading Quad Box Carrier


Elegant Acetate & Vellum Cards

Hi everyone, today I have shared a tutorial showing you how I made these beautiful cards. These acetate & vellum cards have a luxurious feel to them making them perfect for Wedding, Engagement and Anniversary cards. I used the First Edition ‘Paris’ die set. This is a handy die set as it has images that…… Continue reading Elegant Acetate & Vellum Cards

cardmaking · greeting cards

Pop-Up Birthday Cake Card

Hi everyone, today I have this fun Pop-Up Birthday Cake card to share. This is pretty straight forwarded to make you just need to make sure to line up all your score and cut lines perfectly. I used the First Edition ‘Forever Free’ papers and the First Edition ‘Build A Cupcake’ dies.      …… Continue reading Pop-Up Birthday Cake Card

cardmaking · greeting cards

Inside Panel Pop Up Card

Hi everyone, I have another card to share today showcasing the new and re-branded First Edition dies. This Inside Panel Pop Up Card shows off the “Build A Cupcake” dies perfectly. This isn’t my idea and I got the inspiration for this style from a picture I saw on Pinterest by Scrapbooking with Me. I’ve…… Continue reading Inside Panel Pop Up Card