DIY – Snowman Christmas Countdown Calendar

Craftyism| Snowman Christmas Countdown Calendar

It seems to me that people have started getting ready for Christmas even earlier this year. I know a few people who have told me that they have already done all of their present shopping and have it wrapped! I am much less organised, and to be honest I enjoy my annual last minute panicRead more

How to – Upcycled Envelope Notebook

Craftyism - Upcycled Envelope Notebook | Title

On Twitter there are loads of really fun group chats about all sorts of topics. I take part in #CraftBlogClub every Tuesday at 8pm GMT. Every so often #CraftBlogClub set a fun challenge for us to take part in, this time it’s ‘Upcycling’ So, taking inspiration from the theme, I decided to use up myRead more

How to tutorial – Easy Yearly Journal

How to Make Easy Yearly Journal title

Do you like the idea of journaling but are too lazy/lacking in will power to write it up everyday? Me too! For the past few years I’ve made myself a really easy journal that takes seconds to fill each day. It’s based on this Instructables tutorial by Faitmain-Faitcoeur. This journal doesn’t require any writing or deepRead more

How-to Tutorial – Woven Ribbon Gift Wrapping

How-to Tutorial Woven Ribbon Gift Wrap

Lets be honest, wrapping gifts is kind of boring! Here’s a quick tutorial on how to wrap your gifts without the use of tape, just using paper and ribbon. So if you want to give your wrapping skills a bit of a workout, just follow along and make your own ribbon gift wrap. You willRead more

How-to Tutorial – Paper Honeycomb Half Sphere

How-to Paper Honeycomb half sphere

Paper honeycomb globes look great as room décor and in garlands, but how about making a Honeycomb Half Sphere to use as wall art or a present topper? Keep reading to find out how easy it is to make your own paper honeycomb. You will need: A pack of coloured tissue paper Scissors Glue stickRead more

How-to Tutorial – Cupcake Birthday Card

How to Cupcake Birthday Card Intro

If you need to make a colourful birthday card in a hurry, why not try making this quick and easy Cupcake Birthday Card. You will need: One blank kraft card and envelope Various colourful patterned papers Inkssentials Clear 3D Glossy Accents glue A metal paperclip Coloured bugle beads Gluestick Stickles Star Dust Glitter Glue Scissors Clear sticky tapeRead more