Medium Gift Boxes · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Large Gift Box with Triangular Opening

Hi Everyone today I have these cool gift boxes with an unusual closure. These boxes are a nice big size measuring 4 x 4 x 4.1/2 they have an unusual triangular opening finished with a large label. To make these you will need… x 2 pieces of cardstock measuring 8.1/4 x 11.5/8 Score along the…… Continue reading Large Gift Box with Triangular Opening


Very Cool Napkin Transfer Technique

I had seen a couple of these Napkin Transfer videos and after trying a few out I had mixed views about the technique. I played around for a while finding a way that worked best for me. Below is my full tutorial showing this very cool technique! Following on from this I needed to…… Continue reading Very Cool Napkin Transfer Technique

Cases, Pouches & Sleeves · greeting cards · Papercraft · Stationary Ideas

Thank You cards gift set

I noticed that I hadn’t used my Stampin Up ‘A Little Foxy’ DSP paper stack, how bad is that? beautiful papers just sat on the shelf for a couple months!! So I decided to put together this lovely Card Case holding 6 matching Thank You cards. I love the colours in this pack and the…… Continue reading Thank You cards gift set

Medium Gift Boxes · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Stylish Stems Detail!

I’m so happy I purchased the ‘Stylish Stems’ die set from Stampin Up. (It’s on sale now)     I was drawn to it because of the ‘frame-less’ framelits which I’ve used in this project. They are great and really finish this tube box perfectly. The really rich colours against the white background look so striking. Its a…… Continue reading Stylish Stems Detail!

Medium Gift Boxes · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Triangle topped box

I recently posted up my Hexagon box and spoke about how I’m trying to make different shaped boxes that aren’t squares or rectangles. Now I know this has a square base but the top is pretty cool and certainly not square shaped! I love making fun, odd-looking boxes and think these fit that description perfectly.…… Continue reading Triangle topped box

Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Large Hexagon gift box.

I have found myself making so many square and rectangle shaped boxes I’m starting to get bored! I find myself often scoring scrap bits of card and playing around with score lines and by doing this is how most of my designs come together including these Hexagon boxes. These are a really good size measuring…… Continue reading Large Hexagon gift box.

gift boxes · Small Gift Boxes

My ‘No Cut’ Gift Box

About a month ago I did a pretty ‘No Cut’ gift box to hold chocolate KitKats, it was very popular so I decided to do it again in a different style. This box is super easy to make and you will need… Coloured card 7 x 8 Score along 8′ side at 2 & 6 Score…… Continue reading My ‘No Cut’ Gift Box


Avant-Garden Gift Box

The Avant-Garden stamp set by Stampin Up has been so popular during their Sale-A-Bration promotion. With it now no longer available I wanted to make some more projects with it because I know as soon as more new stuff lands this set will disappear further down the pile. I recently made my Pet Treat Boxes and…… Continue reading Avant-Garden Gift Box

Card Craft · Papercraft

Card making with Cork Ribbon

I recently purchased a load of crafty bits and I’m slowly working my way through it testing it all out. First up are these Cork Ribbons. I had never seen them before, so I purchased 5 rolls, 1 of each design. I purchased them from a shop called Buyoligy, they have 6 stores, 3 in…… Continue reading Card making with Cork Ribbon

easter · Egg-stra Special 2017 · gift boxes · Reinforced Gift Boxes

Beetles & Bugs Display box

This was so much fun to make! I saw these chocolates in Lidl and new straight away I needed to make a cool box for them. I had my Stampin Up ‘Beetles and Bugs’ stamp set and that gave me the idea to make a display/specimen style gift box. To make this box you will…… Continue reading Beetles & Bugs Display box