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Designer Handbag Faceted Style Gift Bag

Hi everyone, today I have another handbag-style gift bag to share. I really enjoyed making this one and think it looks like a real handbag. I took inspiration from an 1875 German handbag in my ‘Bags’ book. I added a gift card wallet, which hangs off the strap. It’s a great size and perfect for…… Continue reading Designer Handbag Faceted Style Gift Bag

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Very Easy DIY Basket

Hi everyone, here are the Easter Baskets I’ve made to hold all my paper eggs. These are a great size, however, if you want to make them smaller, it’s very easy to adjust the sizes. I will be giving mine to my Best Freinds son, who I know will love it. If you’ve missed the…… Continue reading Very Easy DIY Basket

Flip Lid Gift Boxes · gift bags · gift boxes · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags · valentines day · Valentines Series 2022

Cute Sloped Flip-Lid Gift Boxes

Hi friends, today I’m sharing another Valentine-themed project, but like most of my gift boxes & bags, this one can be used for many other occasions too. I got the idea for this one from my Chicken Ceasar Salad Wrap box! It’s a great shape and I think it will look great decorated like a…… Continue reading Cute Sloped Flip-Lid Gift Boxes

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Large Pucci Style Gift Bag

Hi friends, I’ve pulled out my ‘Bag’ book again and chose to re-create a Pucci style bag into a gift bag. This faceted style is one of the biggest gift bags I’ve made measuring 15.1/2 x 7′ x 5′ I love the faux key ring detail. SUPPLIES USED TO MAKE THIS GIFT BAG First Edition…… Continue reading Large Pucci Style Gift Bag

Christmas · Christmas Workshop 2021 · gift boxes · Gift Ideas · Papercraft · Table Favours

Drawstring Sack Gift Bags!

To end my Christmas Series 2021 I’ve made these cute Drawstring Santa’s Sack Gift Bags These have evolved from my Whiches Cauldrons I made back in November. By extending the top and changing a few measurements you get these cool drawstring effect. If you add a base they make brilliant table favours, sit them in…… Continue reading Drawstring Sack Gift Bags!

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Enormous 12 x 12 x 8 Fold Flat Gift Bags

Hi everyone, I have made a lot of gift bags over the years and my fold flat ones are always popular. I’ve received a lot of comments and requests to make larger ones, so I’ve designed these Enormous 12 x 12 x 8 ones. I have a lot of 12 x 12 sheets which one…… Continue reading Enormous 12 x 12 x 8 Fold Flat Gift Bags

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Adorable House Shaped Gift Bag

Hi everyone, I’ve gone back to my little ‘Handbags Book’ and made this very sweet gift bag in the shape of a house. This gift bag is project number 10 from series and inspired by a Lulu Guinness one from 2000. This is a large gift bag measuring 12′ x 3.1/2 x 8′ so lots…… Continue reading Adorable House Shaped Gift Bag

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A Stunning Book Style Designer Gift Bag

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing #9 of my Hand Bag/Gift Bag series. This Book Style bag is inspired by a 1990’s Jean Paul Gaultier leather bag. I think this is my favourite style from this series so far! This is for a 40th Birthday, so I embossed the sentiment to look like the title of…… Continue reading A Stunning Book Style Designer Gift Bag

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#8 Pretty Faceted Gift Bag

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing Gift Bag number 8 of my Handbag Series. This faceted style is inspired by a Comtesse bag from 1990. This is a great sized gift bag with a pretty bow fastening at the top I added some faux metal corners using silver card which I think finishish the bag perfectly.…… Continue reading #8 Pretty Faceted Gift Bag

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Double Drawer Travel Gift Bag

Hi everyone, this week I’ve shared Gift bag number 7 of my Handbag Series. This gift bag is inspired by a 1905 Travel bag and also a 1940 handbag which was designed to hold a gas mask in the drawer below. I can see this being decorated with Christmas papers and filled with festive gifts…… Continue reading Double Drawer Travel Gift Bag