Recently, my brother and his beautiful wife married on the Mornington Peninsula, and what a lovely day it was. After making their wedding invitations, I remembered I should also make them a wedding card!.. So along came this exploding box! Luckily I had purchased these Ruby Rock-It, Bella! wedding die cuts from Lincraft in the… Continue reading Wedding Exploding Box Card
An oldie but a goodie, the twist and pop card is always a hit for any occasion. It is super effective and not too difficult to whip one up! I have made mine in a Christmas theme, but these gorgeous cards also work for birthdays, weddings, anything really! (Check the bottom of this post for… Continue reading How To Make A Twist and Pop Card
Today I am going to show you how to create a beautiful wine bottle gift box from 1 sheet of 30 x 30cm cardstock. I have made mine using a Christmas theme, but these can be made for any occasion and are a great way to fancy up a plain looking bottle of wine, or… Continue reading How To Make A Wine Bottle Gift Box
It's been a while since I last entered a Kaisercraft challenge, but as Octobers challenge gives free reign to create anything you want simply using the gorgeous mood board as inspiration, I can not resist! Below is the mood board, featuring the amazing new 'Mint Wishes' Kaisercraft Christmas collection. Isn't Mint Wishes a beautiful Christmas… Continue reading October 2017 Kaisercraft Blog Challenge
Have you ever tried needle felting? If you're like most people your answer to this is probably 'no, what is needle felting'? I wasn't really aware of it myself until a trip into Daiso a few months ago which lead to my discovery. Needle felting is a fun activity where you take balls of 'fibres' and… Continue reading Have You Tried Needle Felting?..
Looking for a unique card idea that can double as a gift box too?.. I present to you the easel drawer card! This card is a great idea especially when giving small presents such as jewellery or gift cards! It may look intimidating at first, but I assure you using the below instructions you can… Continue reading How To Make An Easel Drawer Card
Any crafter starting out quickly learns it takes quite some time (and money!) to get yourself set-up with all the amazing tools and devices available (..and you'll never be complete as there's always something new!) I have shortlisted below three of the tools that I personally recommend - All available from your local Spotlight store!..… Continue reading These Are A Few Of My Favourite Things.. (From Spotlight!)
Today I'm going to share with you my favourite project, the pop-up box Card! I love pop-up boxes as they are quite simple to construct yet make a big impression! There are many variations on the box card, but below is the technique and measurements I use for mine. Follow along and make your own… Continue reading How To Make A Pop-Up Box Card
Hello there and welcome to the lady lair! A place to share lovely paper crafts.. Try a how-to tutorial or check out some bits and pieces..