Boxcitement Subscription Box – October ‘Patternista’

You never know how good a company’s customer service is until you actually need to call on it. When my box hadn’t arrived after a couple of days. I popped a message on Facebook and the lovely people at Boxcitement immediately apologised and told me…

The East Wind New Release: Aurora Gift

It’s time for another gorgeous new release from The East Wind. This is Aurora Gift and you can find her in the shop here.   I printed the image three times so I could layer her up, and coloured her with Promarkers and Copics adding…

Christmas Gifts – Joyce

Now Joyce’s gift caused me some sleepless nights! She likes so many things…. I could have gone with a ┬áDr. Who theme …..or penguins….. but instead I chose to focus on her love of colourful and sparkly things (I think that she has a bit…

Christmas Gifts – Lynn

The next gift on the list is for Lynn. Anybody who has met her knows that she is an old romantic (less of the old, I hear her cry!) She is a maker of beautiful wedding stationery, and has a new found love of sewing…

Christmas Gifts – Sadie

Every year I make gifts for the three lovely ladies that I work with. Sometimes they are all different, sometimes they are all the same. This year I have done three different things using the same basic items – hopefully tailored to each recipients personal…

Say It With Chocolate!

Sometimes you might want to send something more than a card, but without sending a separate present. This gift card would be perfect for any chocolate lovers out there. From the outside it looks like a pretty Christmas card: I used some gorgeous Kaisercraft Christmas…

Goodbye, Good Luck

This week, a lovely work colleague is leaving and I wanted to make her a keepsake gift. I had read about handmade Survival Kits on the internet last year and thought that this would be perfect. I used a tin (from Ikea) and various bits…