In full disclosure . . . I do not sew. It’s a skill that I’ve always admired in others. After hosting dozens of sewing shows and being inspired, I broke down and finally bought a sewing machine! I cannot wait to explore all the creative […]
Create a breath-taking theater shadow box display inspired by classic Hollywood. Tim Holtz Idea-ology Shadow Boxes are at the forefront of this design, decorated with authentic vintage-style décor. Kristine creates the antiqued effect using a Rare Earth Brown Ink Pad and Dreamees Inky Daubers, then decorates with […]
This summer, Tattered Lace launched four fabulous collections on Create and Craft that were a huge success. The first was Christmas Glow featuring Flectere dies, then there was the very elegant Deco Christmas, the stunning Wonderful in White, and Fantasy Christmas. All amazing and all very different. I’m delighted to share a project from the Tattered Lace Magazine Issue 45 using the very beautiful and very impressive Fantasy Christmas dies. — Nancy Watt.
You might not want to read about Christmas in July and I wouldn’t blame you! But consider this: there are only twenty-odd weeks to go until Christmas. How many crafting sessions can you fit into a week; one? Two? And how many Christmas cards and […]
Create a stylish and patriotic jewelry piece that can be worn all year round. Want to give it as a gift? We’ve also got the perfect gift box die for you, easily personalized with die-cut letters. (Shhhh…these are all from the Couture Christmas range, but […]
A perfect project for any crafter! Criss cross crystals are simple and a beautiful introduction to some jewelry making essentials. This necklace makes a statement but in a subtle and elegant effect. You could make it with smaller beads… but you will need to use a smaller jump ring also. Have a play and even make matching bracelets with the leftovers! – Sarah Millsop
Love to make—and give—interactive cards? Here’s an easy and elegant design, featuring a zipper-like reveal in the center of the card front. The recipient simply pulls the perforated tab to reveal the sentiment inside. The best part? It’s surprisingly easy to make… with a few […]
Christmas is only a few months away so now’s the time to make your Christmas greetings cards for your loved ones. To help you on your way, follow these simple steps to create this extra-special Tattered Lace Snowglobe 3D card which embodies the essence of the festive season. […]
Decorate your cans from the canning season with the Spring Orchard Mason Jar Wrap Project. This project features bee, beehive, and yellow design die cuts with white and yellow cardstock. It’s the perfect way to add some flair to your canning.
Before You Begin
Using the Wrap die from the Flip Flop die set and one of the detail dies from the Template set of the Spring Blossom Couture Dies. In this project we used a printed element of honey and a bee, this could be the type of Jam or even your monogram, It is a fabulous way of personalizing homemade gifts.