Double The Fun Bag You’ll love making this Double The Fun Bag which is made from 1 sheet of Designer Series Paper or Patterned Paper, some ribbon and adhesive. That’s all it takes to make one of these bags which has a double pouch and will fit Stampin’ Up! Note Cards and Envelopes in it. Perfect for a Hostess Gift or as a Gift for someone special. Mothers’ Day is coming up and it would make a lovely gift along… Read more »

Don’t forget to subscribe to my You Tube Channel!! Thank you for subscribing, now you won’t miss an episode   Card or paper 12″ x 12″ or 30cm x 30cm Score at 4″ or 10cm on all 4 sides. Burnish all score lines Trim all 4 corners at a diagonal from score line to score line Closure is 3.5cm x 2.5cm or 1 7/8″ x 1″ You also need 2 strips 10cm x 1.5cm or 4″ x 3/4″ Ribbon for… Read more »

Card Bag Just look at this darling little Card Tote which will hold 5 to 6 cards with envelopes. It would make a lovely gift for someone or even a great hostess gift. It’s quite easy to make and you could use and Designer Series or Patterned Paper you like and about 1 sheet of A4 card and a few off cuts will have this bag finished in no time. I think you’ll enjoy making it. If you do make one,… Read more »

Gift Cards For Many Occasions I made 12 Gift Cards to go in the little box I made the other day. They are 3″ x 3″ or 7.5cm x 7.5cm. There is room in the box to add some ribbon or other embellishments or something sweet. I’ve kept the theme going with the Floral Phrases Stamp Set. Watch the video and all the measurements are below. Don’t miss another episode. Subscribe now!! Card measurement for each card is 6″ x… Read more »

Today I have something a little different for you. It’s a Gift Box to place 3″ x 3″ cards in and would make a marvellous gift for a friend, sister, mother or hostess with the mostest. I’m sure many people would love this hand-made gift. Now watch the Video and see me mess up a measurement.  It always happens when you want to have things perfect – you have a right royal mess up. Never mind it’s not the first… Read more »

Today’s blog hop with the Latte Girls is all about Square cards – 3″ x 3″; 4″ x 4″ or 5″ x 5″ cards. I decided to go with some 4″ x 4″ Birthday Gift Cards: Aren’t they just sweet? So easy to make as well and I just loved the Candle Border Punch. These two have the Crushed Curry candle paper from the Party Animal Designer Series Paper and Emerald Envy on the front. I made them look slightly… Read more »

This is day 4 in my Window Box Thinlit Die Box series. I do hope you’re enjoying it? I’d love to read your comment – please leave one below. The way these open reminds me of the old Pac-Man games of years ago. You could make it on one colour and punch or die cut a circle out for an eye. Just a thought. I seemed to need extra fingers and less glue for this project, but I think you’ll… Read more »

So, would you like to see some items made with product from the new Occasions Catalogue and FREE product from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure? I hope you said YES!!! This is quite a long post with lots of photos so I hope you stay to the end as there could be a surprise. I’ll start with three cards I have made.   This is the outside of an Envelope Fold Card which is one of the techniques for next month –… Read more »

This week’s Tip Thursday is all about quick projects to make for gifts. Often the go to gift is chocolate or sweets of some sort, so why not use your craft supplies to make a quick little package that personalises the gift?   Now I shared one of these projects yesterday, so I’ll give you the measurements today and a video for you to watch for the instructions if you want them. Note Imperial measurements in blue are only approximate… Read more »

The Latte Girls are back with another inspirational Blog Hop and this week we’re looking at Christmas packaging. Make sure you visit Leonie and Narelle’s blogs to see their stunning projects this week. I thought I’d start by sharing something I received at On Stage from an unknown source and it was filled with Ferrero Rocher. Well they didn’t last long. Isn’t this just a great idea for quick packaging for a last-minute gifts? Just buy some Kraft Bags from Stampin’… Read more »