Last minute gift idea

It's not to late to make a few last minute gifts this Christmas. Phew! That's a relief as I still have six to make!! This simple calendar gift will be cherished for the entire year and is suitable for making gifts for men as well as women, something I often struggle with. Handmade gifts tend … Continue reading Last minute gift idea

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Gift Boxes round up

I consider wrapping gifts one of the great traditions of Christmas. Like writing the cards and decorating the tree, it's best done with mulled wine and a classic Christmas soundtrack. It's also a tradition in our family to have a table gift. I think this was originally an alternative to crackers on the table, but … Continue reading Gift Boxes round up

Festive confetti gift wrap -

It’s a wrap!

My brother has become renowned for his extravagent Christmas gift wrap, pulling out all the stops ....and the pound notes.... to outdo us all with the presentation of his (admittedly well -thought) gifts. He's purchased amazing gift boxes, gone rustic with brown paper and string coupled with extravagent gift tags that can be used for … Continue reading It’s a wrap!

Wonderland Snowy tri-fold shutter card

Tri-fold shutter card tutorial – Tuesday Tip (with link to cut file)

This week's #Tuesday Tip is more of a #TuesdayTutorial and I am making the most of the winter weather. We've had an amazing amount of snow here, schools have been closed for three days and it's wrecking havoc with my pre-Christmas plans. However, I am a snow addict and am definitely NOT complaining. I don't … Continue reading Tri-fold shutter card tutorial – Tuesday Tip (with link to cut file)