Candy box with window DIY

Sometimes when I make some sweets I like to wrap them in boxes or little baggies, just to give them the extra little touch.

Party favor or thank you card envelopes with windows

When I was younger I loved making my own stationary, I used colored paper and stamps, but of course they did not turn out as nice as the would have today. Back in the “old days” you did not have all the craft equipment as you do today, well at least not here in Norway….

In need of a place for my sewing machine, I did a quick DIY

The past couple of weeks I have been using up some of the fabrics that I have had stored in boxes since I moved in to my new place. I have made a little spring collection for MiniMe, dresses, pants, blazer and tops. Making a mess I soon realized I needed a place for sewing and…

Fringed and dainty homemade fabric napkins with crystal beads

This years Easter table was a little pink and mainly decorated with citrus fruits and daffodils. I did not really want to make much fuss this year so I was not really planning to do anything for Easter. Of course that idea did not last very long, because suddenly i had invited a few people over for a…

Flip top candy box

My first ever box for my treats was similar to this flip top box, I wanted to make a box for my homemade treats that looked like the ones you got in the store. I was nine years old, I took a part the box I wanted to make and copied it. You need_ Card…

Homemade paper bag DIY for your treats.

Do you like to personalize your treats? I do, I have been doing it ever since I was a kid, I can remember making sweet and wanted to put them in something nice before I gave them away. If I recolect right he first sweets I ever made was peppermint buttons were half was dipped in…

Homemade Christmas crackers

Using Bon bons for Christmas is a very British tradition. Crackers are typically pulled at the Christmas dinner table or at parties and are often filled with coloured paper hat, a small toy, or other little trinket, a joke, a riddle or a piece of trivia on a small strip of paper I like to use them as…

Flashy breakfast eggs for easter

How did you decorate your eggs this Easter? A few minutes before breakfast I decided to decorate ours with some flash tattoos I was going to use on myself, but they probably look way better on the eggs than on a semi old gal like myself, ha ha ha. Super easy to make. Cut out…