Christmas, Handmade Cards

Feeling Festive? Project Make

Welcome to my first Festive Project Make! Yeaaahh! I know it is a tad early for the "C" word but seeing as most of the Crafty Magazines have issued their festive editions - why not? This is my first attempt at making a home made Christmas Card and I wanted to keep it as simple… Continue reading Feeling Festive? Project Make

Home Decor & Upcycling

I gave our computer chairs a new lease of life…

I re-covered old computer chairs giving them a fresh new lease of life.  Although this took a bit of a fiddle and with my bad hands, mission was accomplished nonetheless. The new material simply goes over the current padding and is tucked in under the plastic backing that is on both the seat pad and the… Continue reading I gave our computer chairs a new lease of life…

Handmade Cards, Very Vintage

Very Vintage…Project Makes

I made these lovely vintage cards a while back using cardstock from a very vintage buy from Create and Craft TV.  I prefer to make my own embellishments rather than use the standard printed elements that came with this set. Card 1: I added some ink to a white doily to give it that rustic,… Continue reading Very Vintage…Project Makes

Creative Stamping Magazine inspired Project Makes, Handmade Cards

Autumnal Project Makes – Greeting Cards, inspired by Christina Griffiths, Creative Stamping Magazine Issue 60

Project Make: Autumnal themed greeting cards Thank you for visiting my blog - this weekend I made some Autumnal themed greeting cards.  Today's project makes will centre around the bottom card.  Creative Stamping designer Christina Griffiths recent vlogs inspired me to make these.   What you will need for this card: 6" x 6" Brown… Continue reading Autumnal Project Makes – Greeting Cards, inspired by Christina Griffiths, Creative Stamping Magazine Issue 60

Crafter's Companion Subscription Boxes Project Makes

Rose Friendship Card Project Make

  Hello again my lovelies!  This week’s project make is a gorgeous Rose Friendship Card made straight from the Crafter’s Companion Subscription Box #3. The card measures 4 ¼ by 5 ½ inches in size. You can find a direct link to their website here.   Materials Required:   Scissors (or die cutting machine) Double sided sticky… Continue reading Rose Friendship Card Project Make

Handmade Cards

Friendship Card Project Make

Smith’s Crafty Creations has been quiet lately so I thought I’d do a project make blog. Today’s make (well, I actually made these a few weeks ago) is a Friendship Card which measures A6 size (½ A5). I made two cards from one A4 sheet of cardstock. Materials Required: A4 White Cardstock Scissors Double sided… Continue reading Friendship Card Project Make