Pillow Boxes

The Latte Girls are inspiring you with Pillow Boxes this week. Hop along and see what we have for you. Pillow Boxes This is my decorated pillow Box and below I’ll share some Stampin’ Up! samples. These are the naked Kraft Pillow Boxes all ready for you to decorate how you’d like. These little boxes can be: Taken apart, gently, and used as a template Taken apart and turned ‘inside out’ and have the plain Kraft side showing Pop all manner of treats or… Read more »

Double Pocket Treat Pouches

Today’s Petal Promenade Designer Series paper share are Double Pocket Treat Pouches. These make very quick but lovely gifts for friends, family and colleagues. You can choose any number of different Designer Series Papers to use, to make these. They fit a card in the front, a tea or coffee or another treat in the back and in the middle pop some cookies in a cello bag and tie the ribbon around to keep them in place. There you have… Read more »

Quick Treat Pouches

This week I’m featuring the Petal Promenade Suite and in particular the Designer Series paper (D.S.P.). Today I share how to make  Quick Treat Pouches using the Petal Promenade D.S.P. Quick Treat Pouches This is quite a quick project and would be great for a small treat, market stalls and fairs. All you need is some D.S.P., ribbon, hole punch and some adhesive. Watch the video to see how I made it and some other tips as well. Did you… Read more »

Home Decor Project

I’m blog hopping again with some talented International Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators who are part of the Global Stampin Friends and this month we have a Home Decor Project for you. Home Decor Project I decided on a framed scene in a silhouette style. High Tide and Beautiful You were the stamp sets of choice. What You Will Need A frame which will take a 7″ x 5″ or 17.5 cm x 12.5 cm piece of card Shimmery White card stock… Read more »

Super Heros Cake Toppers

What do you do when your Grandson is into Super Heros? He is having a Super Heros Cake for his 5th birthday! You help out of course! “Mum, can you make the cake toppers ’cause you’re good at craft?” asks DD. Me “Sure thing!” Where do I start? Super Heros Cake Toppers – we didn’t have those in my day. Google is my friend for research. I managed to come up with many images. However, most are stock photos or have… Read more »

Large Decorated Clothes Pegs

My post today is an edited version of my Live with Libby from last Tuesday where I showed how I did two Large Decorated Clothes Pegs and shared one other sample as well. They’re super fun, quick and easy to make. All you need is a large timber clothes peg and some Designer Series paper, throw in a bit of glue and your scissors and you’re done Large Decorated Clothes Pegs So, this is the first one we make and I’ve… Read more »

Decorated Shopping List

I have an edited version of Live with Libby from last week. The technology gremlins hit big time and I think there were 3 videos all up. However, I’ve managed to edit this down to less than 15 minutes so you can see the Decorated Shopping List. Now you could make these as a gift for anyone and for any occasion. If you do markets, fairs or need ideas for stalls this would be a quick and easy one which won’t… Read more »

Decorated Bull Dog Clips

Here’s another quick and easy gift idea – Decorated Bull Dog Clips. Many times you look for something to hold your papers or files together so why not make it pretty? Make a set and give them as a gift. These would be great for Mothers Day or for any gift giving occasion. Also great for markets and fairs. Decorated Bull Dog Clips You can use just scraps of Designer Series Paper which you have in your stash. Now here’s the… Read more »

Lovely Paper Clips

I have another idea for a Gift for Mum today and it’s Lovely Paper Clips. Ones you decorate yourself and they are quick and easy, I promise. I meant to post this early Thursday but the technology gremlins struck again and Windows 10 Update caused my main computer to crash big time. After wasting many an hour trying to fix it with Google’s help, I managed to fix it myself by pressing a few keys. I now have the wonderful job… Read more »

Mothers Day Latte Girls Style Basics

We’re celebrating Mothers Day Latte Girls Style today with the Latte Girls Blog Hop So make sure you hop along with us today and see what everyone can inspire you with for this Mothers Day. Mothers Day Latte Girls Style I have this Flip Top opening boxes for you today. They would be ideal for Mothers Day and would fit many different gifts inside – scarf, bracelet or bangle, earrings, gift voucher or certificate with chocolate etc. This is the box… Read more »