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Top 6 Recycled Card, Paper & Envelopes

Posted by Sophie on 21st Sep 2020

Top 6 Recycled Card, Paper & Envelopes
In celebration of Recycle Week 2020, we're sharing our top recycled picks!  Our dedicated recycled categories have always been used for featuring our recycled ranges that look recycled (think card with visible recycled content and the ever-popular kraft card!) however, some of our other card, paper and envelopes are also made with recycled content. You can always find this information in each individual product description and on our&nb...
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Using Wax Seals with Self Adhesive Discs

Posted by Sophie on 4th Sep 2020

Using Wax Seals with Self Adhesive Discs
Self Adhesive Discs are a great alternative to using melted wax directly on your envelopes or invitations. This can save your from spoiling and wasting any elements of your project/invitations, plus any malformed seals can be remelted in a melting spoon and re-used!  Use a heat proof or silicone mat to create your seals in advance Once the seals have fully cooled, peel them off Attach a self adhesive disc to the back of the seal...
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How to Use Sealing Wax Sticks with a Glue Gun or Spoon

Posted by Sophie on 24th Jun 2020

How to Use Sealing Wax Sticks with a Glue Gun or Spoon
Traditional wax seals add a beautiful and individual touch to wedding invitations. Whether using them as part of your design on a bellyband or to seal the envelope, each wax seal is distinctive and unique.Using a Glue Gun Insert the 7mm wax sticks into a mini glue gun.  Allow a couple of minutes to heat up. Resting the glue gun on a matt or sheet of foil will help protect your surfaces from any drips. With the 25mm seal stamp...
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How to Make a Simple 3D Paper Star

Posted by Sophie on 15th Oct 2019

How to Make a Simple 3D Paper Star
Perfect for Christmas crafting, these 3D are quick and easy to make in just a few steps! All you need to start is a symetrical 5 point star which can either be die cut, cut from a printed template (there are plenty on Goggle to pick from) or hand drawn if you're feeling particularly accurate. For this, I used A4 Gold Paper....
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6 Tips for Setting Up A Craft Room

Posted by Sophie on 16th Aug 2019

6 Tips for Setting Up A Craft Room
Work spaceThere are two things I consider an absolute must – a sizable and sturdy table and a chair on wheels. The table is obvious, it’s going to be where you spend the most time and needs to be large enough for you to work comfortably with all of your materials. The chair, more of a personal (and lazy!) preference, but it’s so much easier to quickly whiz to a shelf and grab any extra equipment without having to stand up. If you can indu...
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