Christmas Workshop 2022 · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

New Slide & Lock Gift Boxes

Hi everyone, today’s tutorial kicks starts my Christmas Series 2022! I love to make unusual gift boxes and bags, so when my mum showed me this washing tablet box, I knew I had to turn it into a gift box. It has a really clever opening & closure which was easy to re-create. I’ve kept…… Continue reading New Slide & Lock Gift Boxes

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Cute Wreath of Boxes

Hi friends, today I’m sharing this cute Wreath of Boxes. I wanted some fun packaging for some baby gifts I have. This one fits tiny baby socks perfectly. I’ve already seen lots being shared on my Mixed Up Crafters Facebook group here, with some amazing Easter versions being made. They are flip lid boxes, measuring 2’…… Continue reading Cute Wreath of Boxes

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Lift & Reveal Tray Boxes

Hi friends, today I’m sharing these unusual Lift & Reveal Tray Boxes. I’ve made a few Lift & Reveal boxes before and you can see those by following my playlist at the bottom of this post. I love making interesting packaging and turning a simple box of chocolates into something a little more special. These…… Continue reading Lift & Reveal Tray Boxes

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Mini Lift & Reveal Gift Boxes

Hi friends, I’ve finally got round to making the smaller Lift & Reveal box. I now have a trilogy of these boxes, so hopefully between the 3 you will have plenty of inspiration. These boxes have a really unique way of opening and will give a lovely surprise to the recipient. If you would like…… Continue reading Mini Lift & Reveal Gift Boxes

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NEW SIZE! Lift & Reveal Gift Box

Hi friends, I decided to make another Lift & Reveal box in a new size. This one is slightly bigger and I’m calling it the medium size as I plan on making a larger size in a couple of weeks. When opened the gift is revealed. I really like this style and the smaller version…… Continue reading NEW SIZE! Lift & Reveal Gift Box

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Unusual Lift & Reveal Gift Box

Hello everyone, lots of you have already been enjoying my new Lift & Reveal Gift Boxes after I shared them a couple of days ago.   MATERIALS USED TO MAKE THESE GIFT BOXES Almost Christmas paper pad available here. Double-sided glitter card here. MEASUREMENTS NEEDED TO MAKE THESE BOXES 1 piece of 9.1/2 x 12″ card…… Continue reading Unusual Lift & Reveal Gift Box

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Fancy Curved Fold Boxes

Hi everyone, today I’ve shared these fancy curved fold boxes. These are the same as the pumpkin style ones I made a couple years ago. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TkFHny6za9k&t=1s These are a great size and surprisingly hold a lot of treats! I adore the sunflower die and sentiment combo! I love the unusual curved shape, it makes a…… Continue reading Fancy Curved Fold Boxes

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Barrel Topped Acetate Gift Bag

Hello crafty friends, I recently shared this fun tutorial showing you how to make an unusual Barrel Topped Acetate Gift Bag. This wasn’t how I intended to make this but I’m really pleased which the end result. I like the way the barrel-shaped top is attached to the lid of the acetate box inside. I…… Continue reading Barrel Topped Acetate Gift Bag

Christmas Workshop 2019 · Papercraft Society · Unusual Gift Boxes & Bags

Unusual Winged Gift Box With Sliding Draw

Hello friends, today I’m sharing this unusual Winged Gift Box With Acetate Draw. This is a good size and will hold a nice gift or some tasty treats. This is the first project I’ve made using the supplies from my Papercraft Society kit 2 by Simply Made Crafts, however, you don’t need this kit to…… Continue reading Unusual Winged Gift Box With Sliding Draw

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Squashed Faceted Gift Bag

Hello everyone, today I’m sharing this unusual gift bag This original design is a squashed version of a taller one I made over a year ago. I’ve shared my tutorial for this size below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ByiOAhS3dMw&t=1197s It’s a great looking bag and certainly one that others will admire. For this one, I used the Dovecraft Twilight…… Continue reading Squashed Faceted Gift Bag