Christmas · christmas crackers · Christmas Workshop 2020

Hi everyone, every year I make my own Christmas Crackers for the table, each year I like to do a different design. I’ve done circular, hexagonal, triangular, and this year square. These are made using 1 piece of A4 card making them a great size for a small gift, hat, and a joke! These are…… Continue reading

Christmas · christmas crackers · Papercraft Society

Simply Adorable Crackers

Hi everyone, last week I made these lovely Christmas Crackers using the latest Papercraft Society kit by Helen Griffin. I’ve made many Christmas Crackers over the years, so if you don’t have the kit or a Cracker die then check out my playlist below where I show you other ways to make them. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=umQYtm_Tzps&list=PLb0K2Vuv8QLBnb-aLDP3wyHiRFQIZfiLi I…… Continue reading Simply Adorable Crackers

Flip Lid Gift Boxes · gift boxes · Tunnocks Teacake Ideas

Beautiful Flip Lid Gift Baskets

Hi everyone, earlier I shared these pretty gift baskets. They are an upgrade from the Easter ones I shared last week and can you believe…they fit 4 Tunnocks Teacakes in perfectly! But of course, you put anything you like in them. I used cardstock by Tonic Studios and the flower from the Simply Made Crafts…… Continue reading Beautiful Flip Lid Gift Baskets

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

gift boxes · Reinforced Gift Boxes · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Fun Treasure Chest Gift Box

Hi everyone, on Friday I shared this fun treasure chest gift box using dies from the new Surprise & Delight collection. I first made this as a sample for the launch and then many of you requested for me to make a video showing how I constructed it. It’s a great size and perfect as…… Continue reading Fun Treasure Chest Gift Box

birthday cards · birthdays · pop up cards · Stand & Pop Cards · Uncategorized

Pretty Stand & Pop Card 6 x 6 Version

Hello friends, today I’m sharing the 6″ x 6″ version of my popular Stand & Pop card. After sharing my 5″ x 7″ version earlier in the week and had a lot of requests to make the 6″ x 6″ version. If you missed my 5″ x 7″ version check out my tutorial below. https://youtu.be/kZuhR2knN04…… Continue reading Pretty Stand & Pop Card 6 x 6 Version

DIY Gifts · Stationary Ideas · storage box · storage ideas

Pretty Desk Memo Pad Holder

Hello friends, today I’m sharing this handy Memo Pad Holder. I wanted something to keep on my desk and that I can quickly jot stuff down. I had received the Arteza scratchpad and wanted to find a way that I would use it, so I cut them down and used them in the holder. I…… Continue reading Pretty Desk Memo Pad Holder

fun fold cards · New Year · Twist & Pop Cards · Uncategorized

Easy Twist & Pop Cards

Hi friends, I always like to send a few New Year cards each year, so this year I’ve re-done the Twist & Pop card. These are such fun cards, I made it before and shared that video further down in this blog. This style works perfectly for the 2020 numbers! I’ve gone mad with the…… Continue reading Easy Twist & Pop Cards

birthday cards · birthdays · Card Craft · cardmaking · fun fold cards · greeting cards · Papercraft · Tunnel Fold Card

Fish Tank Tunnel Fold Card

Happy Monday everyone, to start off the week I have this cool Tunnel Fold Card to share which looks like your looking into a fish tank. The idea for this card came from this smaller version from the 1950s I loved the way it was constructed and decided to make a modern 5″ x 7″…… Continue reading Fish Tank Tunnel Fold Card

arteza · cardmaking · Product Recommendations · Product Reviews · Uncategorized

Arteza Real Brush Pens Demo & Review

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing a demo and review of the Arteza Real Brush Pens. I’ve been collaborating with Arteza for a couple of months now and I’ve been really pleased with the product I’ve chosen so far, the quality and price are really good and they have a wide variety of product to choose.…… Continue reading Arteza Real Brush Pens Demo & Review