Category Archives: Paper Crafts

How To Firm Up A Flimsy Filigree Die Cut

Teri from Scarlet Empress shares a great tip on how to firm up a filigree die cut on this Tip of the Day! Thanks Teri – that’s a great tip!

 

Little Gift Envelope

 Showing your appreciation for another’s hard work is so important. Especially today where everything is so fast-paced. I just love Michelle Wooderson’s take on this Tween teacher gift idea. The stationary theme, colors, and creative way she used a plain kraft paper bag are what makes this gift so special. I’d like to thank Michelle […]

3D Butterfly Bookmark

What better gift to receive then a thoughtful hand-made one? Here is a little bookmark inspiration brought to you by Sasha Marie Holmes of Sasha’s Inspirations blog. Thank you Sasha for allowing us to share your work!   For her bookmark, she used Flourishes Botanical Bookplates Vol.1 stamp set, along with the coordinating Taylor-Made Classic […]

Turn Ephemera into an Embellishment

Create a more memorable floral embellishment with this Tip of the Day! Thanks LeAnn! Supplies: Flower Paper Punch Printed Memorabilia Adhesive Button or Brad

Not So Shabby Hugs & Kisses

I discovered this beautiful shabby chic card on Webster’s Pages. I would like to send out a big thank you to Designer Gabrielle Pollacco for allowing us to share her gorgeous card with you today. Gabrielle is also the author of her own blog A Pretty Mess. I highly recommend stopping by for a visit. Those embellishments are too sweet!  Just look at that envelope […]

Die-Cut Cork Doily Coasters

These coasters are not only adorable but they are also very functional.  I would like to thank Eileen Hull for allowing us to share her wonderful idea with you today. Here’s a quick and easy project that would make a perfect hostess gift. Eileen found some cork placemats at Ikea and was wondering how that material […]

Fabulous Layout

Many years ago I was a tole painter, and used the technique of splashes on my word work.  It is so fun to see the same technique on paper.  I love the look that it gives this layout.  Do you still have some of those brushes?  Pull them out and start doing  splashes on your […]