Egg-stra Special 2017

Easter Baby Chick House

Found these cute chocolate chicks in the Co-Op the other day so I had to make a box for them. How sweet do they look in their new houses! To make these houses you will need… Card of your choice 11.3/4 x 6.5/8 Score along 6.5/8 side at 1.3/8 and 4.1/4 Score along 11.3/4 side…… Continue reading Easter Baby Chick House

Egg-stra Special 2017 · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Easter Chocolate Bunny Box

Had lots of fun making this box. I haven’t seen any like this on YouTube so I hope you all like it. I love the acetate window and hinged lid. To make this box you will need… Coloured card measuring 9.1/4 x 9.1/4 for the lid. Score along 9.1/4 side at 2.7/8 and 6.3/8 Score…… Continue reading Easter Chocolate Bunny Box

Egg-stra Special 2017

Chocolate Cream Egg Boxes

Hi guys, here are my bright, fun Cream Egg boxes. These are so simple and easy to make. I put my Stampin Up ‘Hey, Chick’ stamp set to more use again and created a little story wrapping around the bottom of the boxes. To make these boxes you will need… 8.1/4 x 5.7/8 Bright A5…… Continue reading Chocolate Cream Egg Boxes

Egg-stra Special 2017

Easter Egg Boxes

Hi everyone, this blog marks the start of my Egg-stra Special 2017. Over the next 3 weeks, I will be sharing 10 Easter inspired paper craft projects for you to make and share with family and friends. First up are these really fun 6×6 Easter Egg Boxes. To make these boxes you will need… 12…… Continue reading Easter Egg Boxes

Mother's Day Series 2017

Trinket Box

Hi everyone, so my Mothers Day Series 2017 draws to an end finishing with this very elegant Trinket Box. The box measures 3 x 3 x 4.1/2  and is completely re-enforced. The detail from the embellishments and chain inside really finish this box off. . To make these boxes you will need…  Plain card measuring…… Continue reading Trinket Box

Cases, Pouches & Sleeves · Mother's Day Series 2017

My beautiful one of a kind Bottle Collars

So on my last post, I said that the Pop Up Card was the best thing I have made, well I’ve changed my mind it’s now these beautiful Bottle Collars. Continuing with my Mothers Day Series, I was lying in bed thinking of other ideas when I thought about doing this. I looked on Pinterest…… Continue reading My beautiful one of a kind Bottle Collars

Card Craft · fun fold cards

Pop up box card

So this very bright & fun card has been a labour of love for me. I was asked to make a special card for a friends mum, this in mind it had to be a show stopper as it was a big birthday to celebrate. I’m in love with my Stampin Up “May Flower” framelits…… Continue reading Pop up box card

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My chocolate tubes

For the last of my Valentines boxes, I needed something to fit these Lindor chocolate bars. I got my inspiration from Sam at Pootles who made something similar to fit mini chocolate eggs. I changed the size and the fastenings and was super pleased with the outcome. I used brads to fasten the ends. I…… Continue reading My chocolate tubes

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My Nan, My Valentine

So with my husband back in China, I’m spending this Valentines Day at my nans. I wanted to make her something that she could appreciate all year long so I decided on a shadow box. I wanted a big box so I used a large piece of A3 card which gave me a perfect A5…… Continue reading My Nan, My Valentine

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Mini ‘Love Hearts’ themed acetate fronted gift box

Continuing with my Valentines themed week I have made these cute boxes to hold 8 mini ‘Love Hearts’ sweets. I got the inspiration from a box I saw in the supermarket and just adapted it to the size and style I needed. My cardstock was from Wilko & Pound World, and the stamp set from…… Continue reading Mini ‘Love Hearts’ themed acetate fronted gift box