Hi everyone, I love to make unusual gift bags, I love pushing the boundaries with paper. I pulled out my ‘Handbags’ book and saw a Triple Decker handbag made from suede and thought it would be great to try the style using paper. I thought it would make a great door hanger, and I can…… Continue reading New Triple Decker Stacked Gift Bag
Hi everyone, today I’m sharing these very cute Easter Baskets. I make different baskets every year to give to friends and family. These are very quick to make and easy to re-size. SUPPLIES USED TO MAKE THESE BASKETS Easter Spring kit available from UK, EU, AUS & CA Stores here. And available from US Stores…… Continue reading Quick & Easy Easter Basket Gift Bags
Hi everyone, I know Christmas is over, but these party bags are great for any occasion. I made these gift bags to hold the gifts I had brought for my closest school friends. I found these cute Christmas mugs in Poundland and built the gifts up around them. I made some chocolate dunkers, a small…… Continue reading Easy Party Bags!
Hi everyone, I recently made this cute Split & Fold gift bag. I saw this toy my mum brought for my nephew and thought the shape would make a great gift bag. It’s a really cool shape and will look good decorated for a New Home gift. SUPPLIES USED TO MAKE THIS GIFT BOX Kraft…… Continue reading Adorable Split & Fold Gift Bag
Hi everyone, today I’m sharing these cute gift bags, that hold a Lindt Teddy perfectly. I picked up two of these chocolate bears recently and wanted to make a gift bag to show them off. The oval apertures are optional, the bag looks lovely without them. The poinsettia paper flowers were given as a gift…… Continue reading Aperture Gift Bags | Turn an Inexpensive Gift Into Something Special
Hi there, today I’m sharing this beautiful Envelope Pocket Gift Bag. I love making different gift bags and boxes for Christmas and thought it would be nice to have an envelope box attached to the front so you can give the card and gift together. The box envelope on the front will hold a dimensional…… Continue reading Stunning Envelope Pocket Gift Bag
Hi everyone, for autumn and Halloween this year I made these lovely Flip Lid Picnic Basket Gift Bags. These unusual faceted gift boxes are great for many occasions, and I will be revisiting this style and making a different size for Christmas 2022. The Autumn Harvest one is filled with 16 mini Pumpkins each holding…… Continue reading Beautiful Flip Lid Picnic Basket Gift Box
Hi everyone, in the past, I have made Gift Bag Envelopes instead of Box Envelopes for my more dimensional cards, and the idea has been really popular. You spend hours, sometimes days making a beautiful card to then put it in a box, but why not a gift bag instead?! Below are 3 different-sized Envelope…… Continue reading Slimline Envelope Gift Bags | Perfect for Bigger Cards!
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
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