Last minute Christmas gift box – part 1

Hello and thank you for visiting. Unfortunately, I’ve not been able to craft much in the past few days, for a variety of reasons. I’m sure I’m not the only one as we all have such busy lives; especially in the run up to Christmas. That’s why I wanted to show you one of the […]

Yuletide Cheer for a sketch challenge

Hello. The lovely Ian Potter set us the following sketch challenge in the Stampin’ For All Facebook Group on Monday… And here is my latest Christmas card using this layout… I used Whisper White Thick card for my base and covered the entire front of it with paper from the Wrapped In Plaid Speciality Designer […]

Christmas Gift tags

Hello everyone. I’ve still got some Christmas shopping to finish but I’ve started wrapping the gifts I’ve already bought. I wanted to make a few special gift tags for my smallest friends (pre-school age) and here they are… How cute are those little felt mittens and hats? Just adorable!! I used Whisper White Thick card […]

Deck The Halls…

Hello. I had my last Christmas fair yesterday and I will soon be clearing away my Christmas crafting products so that I can concentrate on decorating my home for the festive season. It’s nearly time for me to deck the halls… To celebrate I took a bit of time today to craft just for fun. […]

Joy To The World!

Hello. Today I’d like to show you another Christmas card I made using products from the Stampin’ Up! Most Wonderful Time product medley…. I absolutely love the gold foiling on the designer series paper included in this product medley but wanted to make sure I get as many cards from it as possible; so I’ve […]

Merry Christmas crossover gatefold card

Hello. I don’t often make ‘fancy fold’ cards but I like to challenge myself every now and again. I saw a crossover gatefold card on Pinterest and decided to give it a go… I used Pretty Peacock card for my base that measures 4 & 1/4″ x 11″, scored at 2 3/4″ and 8 1/4″. […]

Very Merry Christmas box

Hello everyone. Today I want to show you another of my milk carton style boxes, this one contains a festive scented Yankee votive candle… I used Cherry Cobbler card and this cute reindeer print comes from the Wrapped In Plaid speciality designer series paper. It reminds me of a Christmas jumper! I’ve made so many […]

Friends make the season shine

Hello and thanks for visiting. Today I’ve used a Christmas stamp set and punch from the Annual Catalogue that I loved when it was launched last year. And I still love it. I also absolutely love the new Shimmer Black Stampin’ Emboss powder, it’s so shiny and sparkly which is really hard to capture in […]

Stampin’ For All Autumn sketch challenge week 8

Hello. Once again I’m taking part in the latest sketch challenge over in the Stampin’ For All Facebook group. Ian Potter has given us this layout to work with…. I’ve chosen to use the Wonderful Time of Year product medley to create a Christmas card and this is the result… I used my standard card […]

Christmas Chocolate Lolly cover

Hello. I spotted this pair of chocolate lollies in Home Bargains (UK) recently and thought I could make a little gift of them… I made a simple cover for them to create this lovely little gift… I used a piece of Cherry Cobbler card that measures 11 inches by 2 & 1/2 inches. I score […]