3d · Gift box · origami

Pretty Sand & Sea No Glue Tuck Fold Box

how about a pretty box for seashells? or for anything you would like to keep special? This suite is one of my favourites – maybe because right now I can’t go to a beach – but I have always loved seashells and have an old box of ones I collected as a child. There are… Continue reading Pretty Sand & Sea No Glue Tuck Fold Box

3d · Casual Crafter · Fancy fold card · origami

Romance Theme Video Hop: Origami Fold Card

Is it really another month since the last hop? It has flown by (which is unusual for January!) but we are back again with a video hop and the theme this time is Romance which is perfect for the Always in my Heart Stamp set – it has a large focal heart image…but lots of… Continue reading Romance Theme Video Hop: Origami Fold Card

3d · origami

Sale a Bration Saturday: Origami Fortune Cookie

Double dose of Heidi today….. hope it is not too much for you! I couldn’t wait to share these cute little treat holders…so quick and easy to make! Also if you were to buy the Fine Art Floral suite you would get this stamp set and DSP for free! Of course you might be tempted… Continue reading Sale a Bration Saturday: Origami Fortune Cookie

3d · origami · Quick and Easy

Ombre Origami Style Box….without the extra creases

So there are lots of versions of this little box around….and this is my take on it. There are a couple of frustrations I have with some origami projects….firstly the extra score lines….it loses some of the attractiveness…. and then the fact that there is no adhesive means that they don’t always hold their shape/closure.… Continue reading Ombre Origami Style Box….without the extra creases

3d · Advent countdowm · origami

Poinsettia Petals – Fold Flat Tree Decoration

So it’s a while since I made some of these – but I still love how they turn out and how different they look in different papers….I have an idea for another version too! The other great thing about these is that they are a great activity to do with kids – I used to… Continue reading Poinsettia Petals – Fold Flat Tree Decoration

3d · Casual Crafter · origami

Poinsettia Place: Origami decoration

With Christmas approaching, it won’t be long until the trees are up (yes..I know some already have theirs up) and we are hanging decorations. How about creating some of your own? or what about adding a mini wreath to pictures or light fittings around the home? These are perfect, because you can make them whatever… Continue reading Poinsettia Place: Origami decoration

3d · origami · Quick and Easy · treat box

No Cut No Glue Basket Treat Holder

This is an oldie but a goodie ūüôā So quick and easy to make with just a few score lines, hole punch and some ribbon. These were great at our recent get together to hold sweets —- and would be perfect at Christmas for nibbles too. I used some retired ribbon on my project –… Continue reading No Cut No Glue Basket Treat Holder