Hi everyone, Some of you may remember a few weeks ago, me saying I had some lovely news but I couldn’t share it?! Well… now I can I have been nominated in the Best of Craft Awards 2021 under the catagory for Most Inspiring Blog! This was such a lovely surprise and I’m so thankful…… Continue reading Vote For Me! Mixed Up Craft
Hi everyone, in the 4 years of me having this blog, I’ve realized I’ve never really spoken much about envelopes! Every day I share my card designs but never talk about the very important envelope, so I thought I would fill this blog post with all the info you need! I have a few videos…… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Envelopes!
Hi everyone, yesterday I shared these fun and very clever Impossible Boxes! I made the blue and yellow sizes first during one of my Facebook Live Craft Along’s and the green version is a new size. These clever self-closing boxes and surprisingly easy to make and pretty quick too! Simply push the lid down to…… Continue reading Impossible Boxes Made Easy
Hi friends, here are my Large Multi-Fold Cards using the new Circus collection by Craft Consortium. I love creating these showstopper cards and this collection works perfectly with this style. It all folds up into this 5 x 7 size and closed with a matching belly band. I love the ticket washi tape down the…… Continue reading Large Multi-Fold Cards Circus Themed
Hi friends, I recently made these very British Tri-Fold cards using the very fabulous ‘Best of British’ A4 stamp set from issue 84 of Creative Stamping magazine. I adore this set and had lots of fun colouring all the images. You get so many great images and they are perfect for making cards for guys.…… Continue reading Easy Tri-Fold Cards
Hi everyone, earlier today I shared a lovely tutorial showing you how to make these beautiful Pinwheel cards, but the star of the show is my wonderful Nan, Evelyn. We spent a lovely afternoon last week doing some crafting and making these cards, check out nans below, it’s beautiful and she had so much fun…… Continue reading Spinning Pinwheel Cards – Crafting With My Nan!
Hello friends, yesterday I shared this wonderful card design called a Centre Step Easel Card. I’m currently obsessed with the new Dovecraft collection Paper Posies as most of you can probably tell! This card style is a great one for showing off all your gorgeous papers and embellishments due to all the space this card…… Continue reading Pretty Centre Step Easel Card
Hi everyone, today I’m excited to share this amazing Advent Calendar! I’m so proud of this one and love how it’s turned out. It took me about a day and a half to make but that included thinking up all the measurements, so if you have everything ready you can make this within a day.…… Continue reading Amazing DIY Advent Calendar
Hi everyone, just thought I would do a quick blog post shouting about The Paper Boutique! I’m new to this brand, since discovering it only a few months ago. This UK company specialises in beautiful designer papers, cardstock, dies and embellishments all at great prices. I recently shared this very pretty spinner card using the…… Continue reading The Pretty World of The Paper Boutique