Goody Bag Now, you will love this Goody Bag. It’s quick and easy to make. You can use Designer Series Paper on the front if you wish, I’ve used the Layering Squares Framelit Dies for the scallop edge on the topper and lastly ended with the Layering Circle Dies to make the hole in the front of the bag. . Watch the Video or scroll down for all the instructions Don’t miss another episode, subscribe to my channel today. Thank… 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 »

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 »

This week the Latte Girls are inspiring you with Pocket Cards. Now I could have used the Pretty Pocket Card Kit which is FREE from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure when you spend $90. I decided not to use them but bring you the video about them instead. Aren’t they just the cutest cards out and you can’t get better than FREE!! So as I’m not showing you those, I decided I’d better come up with another pretty pocket card using some… Read more »

Here’s my last card share for Mothers Day for 2016. Very similar to the one I shared before, just a different side of the Designer Series Paper. This card was actually chosen by my husband to mail to his mother who is 88. Just a hint when you’re doing cards like this, cut your shapes, whatever shape that may be, first and then very lightly mark the outline with a pencil on the card to be stamped on. Then you… Read more »

My blog posts will be a bit intermittent for the next few weeks due to an accidental fall I had on Tuesday last. I have fractured my left fibula in two places and will see an orthopaedic surgeon during the week to find out how long I’ll be out of action. I can’t, at present. make my way down all the stairs to my craft room. This card is made using some retirement products (see below for the link to… Read more »

Saturday brings me to another Global Design Project Challenge contribution. I do like these challenges as it does force me to think outside the box so to speak. This week it’s a CASE the designer, Krista Frattin. Here is Krista’s design: It’s such a pretty card and I love that Designer Series Paper very much and was tempted to use it, however I used another Designer Series Paper from the same suite. Here’s my take on the sketch: I’m making Mothers Day… Read more »

The Latte Girls are sharing Mothers’ Day ideas with you today. Make sure you check out the wonderful inspiration on the other blogs in the hop. You’ll be amazed. Here’s one of my projects for this week: Most Mums have lots to do and keep mental lists in their heads. However, under the cover of this A4 pad is a planner for each day or by the week if Mum needs it. I have prettied up the front using the… Read more »

Each month I participate in a local market – Windsor Riverside Markets. This month I ran a free class at my stall. The card had to be quick and easy to make with few supplies as I need to transport everything to the market. It’s coming up to Mother’s Day, so I decided all participants could make a Mother’s Day card to take away. We used the Petite Petals Stamp set and co-ordinating punch with a Note card and envelope…. Read more »