birthday cards · fun fold cards · Kinetic Cards · Made To Surprise · Slider Cards

Pretty Floral Slider Card

Hi everyone, now that my Made To Surprise brand is growing I want to start showing you ways to combine the collections. This card uses my 6 x 6 Slider die set from my second collection mixed with the Funky Flowers stamps & dies from my first collection. I had the idea of creating a…… Continue reading Pretty Floral Slider Card

Concertina Fold Cards · Papercraft · Papercraft Society · Slimline Cards · Tri-Fold cards

Pretty Slimline Concertina Cards

Hi friends, last week I showed you how to make these very pretty Slimline Concertina Cards using supplies from the latest Papercraft Society Kit 11 Slimline cards seem to be very popular again so I thought I would make these Concertina cards in the slimline style. I first made these during a Facebook Live. I…… Continue reading Pretty Slimline Concertina Cards

Fold Flat Gift Bags · gift bags · Papercraft

Fold Flat Shaker Gift Bags

Hi everyone, last week I shared a tutorial showing you how to make these handy fold-flat git bags. You can keep these plain or use pattern paper, I decided to use the Kraft cardstock and add a shaker element to the front. Check out my other shaker fold flat gift bag below which I made…… Continue reading Fold Flat Shaker Gift Bags

Circular Gift Bags · gift bags · Handbag Gift Bags · Papercraft

Fish Bowl Shaped Gift Bag

Hi friends, I’ve finally managed to do this tutorial after first showing it during a Facebook Live Craft Along, moving house really does take it out of you and it’s taken me a while to get back on track and in some kind of new routine! I love unusual shaped gift bags and really enjoyed…… Continue reading Fish Bowl Shaped Gift Bag

Bouquet Cards · Flower Pot Cards · Papercraft · Showstopper Cards

Free Standing Flower Pot Cards

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing these beautiful Free Standing Flower Pot Cards I’ve made. I made the purple one first during one of my Facebook Live craft along’s after being inspired by a gift card version I saw in the Altenew magazine kit 1, I put my spin on it and made it free-standing and…… Continue reading Free Standing Flower Pot Cards

birthday cards · birthdays · Buckle Fold Cards · fun fold cards · Made To Surprise · Papercraft

Pretty Buckle Fold Cards

Hi friends, the other day I made these bright and colourful Buckle Fold Cards These were lots of fun to make and nice and easy too! I used my new Funky Flowers stamps set and paper from my ‘Party’ paper pad. These are measure 6 x 6 and fold flat to fit inside an envelope.…… Continue reading Pretty Buckle Fold Cards

Display Gift Boxes · DIY Gifts · gift boxes · storage box · storage ideas

Beautiful Spring Storage Box

Hi everyone, I’m finally able to sit down and spend some time on my blog, it needs a little tidying up! Last week I shared this wonderful project and so many of you have been making your own beautiful versions. I was inspired to make this by this Egg Holder I have, I love its…… Continue reading Beautiful Spring Storage Box

Christmas · Christmas decorations · Christmas Workshop 2019 · Home decor · Papercraft

Beautiful Poinsettia Flower Basket

Hello friends, I have a couple pretty projects to share this weekend, the first being this beautiful Pointsettia Flower Basket. I really enjoyed making this, and love how versatile these dies are. These flowers are huge, and I have quite a few ideas on fun way to use them This will make a wonderful centerpiece…… Continue reading Beautiful Poinsettia Flower Basket

cardmaking · Colouring · Daffodil Crafts · Papercraft · thank you cards

Pretty Thank You Cards

Hello everyone, today I’ve shared a tutorial on how I made these pretty Thank You cards. I recently received these new Nova markers from Trimcraft and wanted to use them straight away! I still very new when it comes to alcohol markers and I’ve only been using them properly for less than a year. My…… Continue reading Pretty Thank You Cards

birthday cards · birthdays · cardmaking · Concertina Fold Cards · Creative Cards Series 2019 · fun fold cards · greeting cards · Papercraft

Concertina Garden Card

Hi everyone, we are now into the second week of this year’s Creative Card Series and I have 7 more to share with you all. Today I have this beautiful Concertina Garden Card. I got the idea to make these when I purchased the wooden picket fences from The Works a couple weeks ago. Unfortunately,…… Continue reading Concertina Garden Card