Thursday, March 31, 2016

Cup Of Tea Anyone??

First sheet of paper is 8x5 1/2"
Score on long side at 1 1/4, 2 1/2, 3 3/4, 5, 6 1/4, 7 1/5
Score on short side at 1 1/8, 3 5/8

burnish score lines

Use punch board to cut the holes as I show in the video

Circle for bottom is 1 1/4"

Circle for handle is 2" with a center whole cut out at 1 1/4"

Score as show in video. 

Look forward to seeing your version of these. 

Don't forget to post yours in the members room to be entered in the challenge. 

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Easel Card with a drawer and a box!

Here is the Easel card with the drawer and the box to go with. Hope you enjoy making these, they are super cut and uses up lots of scrap paper from your stash. Don't forget to show the results on our member room wall, you could win a $15 gift card. All the information is in the members room, here is the link.

Watch the video tutorial:

Card section:
6x3" scored along the six inch side @ 1 1/2" & 3"
Card Face is 3x3

Designer paper for mats is 2 3/4 x 2 3/4

Drawer section:
the drawer wrap is 8 1/2x3 scored @ 1" on all four sides
mat pieces are 4 @ 2 3/4 x 3/4"

Box measurements:
10 x 7 1/4" piece of cardstock
score on the 7" side at 1/2", 2", 5 1/4", 6 3/4"
score on the 10" side at 1/2", 3 3/4", 5 1/4" 8 1/2"

thanks and good luck on the challenge!

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

A Sale You Don't Want To Miss!!

Tomorrow we will be posting a brand new YouTube teaser that you do not want to miss!!

Here is a hint!! 

1.  It is an item a lot of you have requested. And we have been unable to get for a while now. 

2. It is a Brand New Item!! 

And we have only 10 of them available. 

Don't miss this one. If you do you will be so disappointed!!

Turn This into This!!

Upcycle boxes into whatever you want. Just takes a little imagination and crafting. This was just a box I get my paper storage pockets in. Watch the video and see how I turn this box into a beautiful Easter Bunny.

From This to.....


Friday, March 18, 2016

Wallet Portfolio Tutorial

Last night I couldn't sleep, which is the case a lot of the time, so I decided to play around with an old wallet thing I made years ago. I revamped it and this is the end result. On the first one I used some of the new G45 papers Voyage beneath the sea papers, and on the second one I used some left over papers from the February kit BoBunny Soiree collection. The video is uploading now. I hope you try one of these they are very useful and easy to make.

Here are some photos and measurements.

you will need a piece of cardstock 10 1/2"x7 3/4"
Score on the long side at 1/2", 5 1/4", 10"
Turn 90 degrees and score at 1/2"
Turn 180 degrees and score at 1/2"

Inside mats 6 3/8"x4 3/8"

First pockets (2) 7 1/2"x4 one for each side
score at 1/2" on the 2 short sides and 1 long side
Mat for these pockets 6 1/4"x3 1/4"

Second Pocket 5 1/2"x3 1/2"
score at 1/2 on 1 short side and 1 long side 
(make sure you score on the correct side) 
see the video for more information on this. 
Mat 4 3/4x2 3/4"

Third pocket 4 1/2x3"
score 1/2" on one long side and one short side
 (again make sure to score on the correct side) see video.
Mat 3 3/4x2 1/4"

Pockets for the opposite side
(3) 2 1/2x4 1/2"
score on 2 short sides and 1 long side at 1/2"
Mat for these pockets is 3 1/4"x1 3/4"

Put down the first pocket 1 1/2" from top of album
Mat your pockets as you go.

Out side mat is 5 5/8"x4 (2)

Spine cover 6 3/4"x1"
score in the center

Hope to see some of these on our Facebook Members Page

Let me know if you have any questions

Thanks E

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Gift Bag Tutorial

I am in the process of making gift bags for our Spring Retreat, coming up this Thursday, Friday and Saturday and I just thought you might like to take a look. I have the video uploading now, so come over and check them out. They are wonderful for parties, birthdays, showers and a great way to use up some of the paper we all hoard lol. And you can make them ahead of time and store them away. These can also be used for paper bag mini albums! Fun and easy!!


Please share pictures with us if you make some of these. And you can also decorate anyway you wish. I kept mine simple because I am making so many but you can doll them up!

These are made with a piece of paper cut to 6x12 inches
On the short side score at 1 1/2" 
turn to long side and score at 2, 3, 4, 7 3/4, 8 3/4, 9 3/4

Then just follow the instructions on the video. 

Thanks E

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Bunny Spinner Box

Today I am playing with Maymay's stamp set Hare Peeking. This stamp set is so cute and I am in love with the little bunny. This is a spinner box and is quick and simple to make but people will think you took hours and hours on it. The video is uploading now and the measurements and photos are below.


the paper measures 8 1/4" x 11 3/4"
score along the long side @ 1 5/8", 5 5/8", 7 1/4", 11 1/4"
turn paper 90 degrees and score
1/2", 2 1/8" 6 1/8" 7 3/4"
Cut out all the pieces with the X and it should look like the photo below

You top pieces is cut at 3 3/4" x 3 3/4"
then you circle is cut out of the center the circle measures 3 1/4"

The middle circle measures 2 3/8"

The last circle measures 1 7/8"

Any questions please let me know, enjoy making them. 

Thanks E


We have decided to put up a second YouTube teaser for the week!! This product will be introduced today on our YouTube video. It should be uploaded sometime this afternoon, so keep a check. We will only have a very few of these products but they are a fantastic item and deal!! Remember you must be a subscriber to our YouTube channel to get in on these deals. So go ahead and subscribe, click the little gear below the videos and check notifications on so you will be notified when we post a new video. This way you won't miss out on any deals, plus we do have some crafty goodness from time to time. See you this afternoon!!


Friday, March 4, 2016

Gift Bag Purse

This is such a classy look for a gift bag but oh so easy. And it can hold a whole bag of candy, believe me I have put one in there lol. Here are the measurements for the bag and a video showing how I put mine together. Hope you enjoy!!


1 piece of cardstock or designer paper 12x12
Score at 1/2, 5, 7 & 11 1/2 inches
turn 90 degrees and score at 2 1/2 and 9 1/2"

Mats for the front and back are 
6 1/2 x 4 1/4"

Flap to close the handbag is 
5 1/2"x 2 1/2"
score at 2 5/8 and 3 1/8

Make these and enjoy! 

Thanks E

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Cascading Mini Album Tutorial

Cascading Mini Album Tutorial

Click here for the video:

Cover measures 8 7/16x3 1/4"
Score at 3 1/4, 3 3/4, 7, 7 1/2
Mats for cover 2@ 3x3
2 @ 3x3/8
1 @ 3x3/4

Pages you will need 4 pcs cut @ 12x3
score at 3,6,9
Mats for pages is 2 3/4x2 3/4"

Belly Band 1@ 1x8 7/16
Mat 3/4"x8 1/4"
stick these together before scoring
score at 3 1/4, 3 7/8, 7 1/8 and 7 3/4

That is is but a really cut gift for Easter, Mothers day birthday or just because! 

Thanks E