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Thursday, 31 May 2018

Memory Box



Todays project a shabby chic/vintage wooden memory box ..it has a gold shimmer but the camera hasnt picked it up..somewhere nice to keep all those treasured photos ect

http://craftycreationschallenges.blogspot.com/ anything goes
http://craftygalscornerchallenges.blogspot.com/ anything goes
http://frillyandfunkie.blogspot.com/ lace
http://lilredwagon.blogspot.com/ shabby chic

Monday, 21 May 2018

Happy Birthday


I would like to share this 21st birthday card I have recently finished  along with a matching money wallet I have used dies from different companies but they go together so well
I am adding this card into the following challenges
 http://allsortschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ happy Birthday
http://fussyandfancychallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ favourite florals
http://seizethebirthday.blogspot.co.uk/  just a number
http://houseofcardschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ shaped card


Sunday, 20 May 2018

Wedding Keepsake Box Tutorial


Well wasnt the Royal Wedding splendid! A beautiful day for a beautiful couple!
I think we've all had a touch of wedding fever
Get ready for a long post with plenty of pictures
I will be sharing this on FB as I have had a lot of requests for these boxes





Crafters Companion Products used
Together forever signature collection
Forever in my heart die
Mr & Mrs die
Wings of love die
Tiara mine edgable die
Together forever papers
Die'sire Flowers for all occasions
Big Score
Centura Pearl card

1. cut box base from card 10" x 12" and score at 2" on each side and
make up like normal box base





2. Wrap over lid, cut card 15" x 9" score at 6 1/2" turn to opposite
edge and score at 6 1/2"



3. decorate  all  with pattened papers as shown



4.add sticky tape to bottom of box base and to the back of box base,
also use collal glue to give it a firm hold when making up.



5. place the base on the the wrap over lid making sure you have it
right up to the score line at the back and have 1/2 inch at the front
and sides.
6. remove the sticky tape and add glue to back of box then fold into
place the lid


7. Now you keepsake box is complete  decorate with forever together dies.

http://craftyhazelnutspatternedpaper.blogspot.co.uk/ anything goes with patterned paper

Friday, 4 May 2018

Christening /Holy Communion



Its that time of year nearly ...for christening's and holy communions and i think this style card is suitable for both.
I am adding this card into the following challenges
https://craft-deebowz.blogspot.co.uk/p/challenge.html..handmade bow
http://dreamvalleychallenges.blogspot.co.uk/ add ribbon /lace
http://craftrocketchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/ use embellishments
http://throughthepurplehazechallenges.blogspot.co.uk/  pearls and lace