Felix Doolittle Camp Postcards Drawing Contest

Felix Doolittle Camp Postcards

Felix Doolittle recently launched a collection of camp postcards, which feature five new summertime illustrations plus room for a note on one side, while the other side is blank with a brightly colored border, the perfect frame for the kids’

Quilled Dropcaps by Sarah Yakawonis

Quilled Drop Caps by Sarah Yakawonis

I’ve been meaning to share Sarah Yakawonis’ incredible work with you since it popped up in my inbox a couple of weeks ago. The Portland, Maine-based illustrator and graphic designer discovered the art of quilling in 2010 and has been

Papier Tigre The Pli Postal

Papier Tigre Paper Goods

I spotted Papier Tigre’s The Pli Postal writing pad over on FPO recently and just had to share their super cool concept with you. The Pli Postal contains 18 different, ready to fold patterns that transform into self-mailers that you

Free Printable Summer Journaling Cards

Free Printable Summertime Journaling Cards

Inspired by rainbows and sunshine and my favorite Sly & the Family Stone song, I whipped up these free printableĀ  3 x 4 journaling cards that you can use in your Project Life pages, scrapbook projects, or simply as a

Illustrated Art Stamps by Fawnsberg

Illustrated Art Stamps by Fawnsberg

I am completely smitten with Fawnsberg’s beautiful new collection of illustrated art stamps and have been fantasizing about all of the paper projects I could create with these lovelies. My only dilemma: which ones to get? I want them all!

Summer Paper Crafts + Printables

Summertime Paper Crafts + Printables

The Summer solstice is less than two weeks away, and I’m finding this hard to believe because 1) how in the world is it already going to be summer, and 2) the weather around here has been crummy and decidedly

Metallic Embossed Gift Tags

DIY Embossed Metallic Gift Tags

Elmer’s recently sent me a Craft It! box full of cool craft tools and supplies, and I created these quick and easy metallic gift tagsĀ  in support of their new Craft It! Community, where you can find lots of inventive

Curious Doodles DIY Embroidery Notebook

DIY Geometric Embroidered Notebooks

The Curious Doodles shop has so many super cool, do-it-yourself embroidery items, and I’m completely enamored with this DIY Geometric Pocket Notebook Embroidery Kit. The design was inspired by Sashiko stitching, and you can use the pattern included in the

Decorative Tape Craft

Weekly Wrap #109 : Wrapping Paper Deconstructed

I’m coming at gift wrap from a bit of a different direction today with this clever craft idea by Cathe Holden for Country Living. She takes pretty wrapping paper and transforms it into decorative tape that you can use to

Upon a Fold

What’s New at Upon a Fold

Justine from upon a fold continues to amaze and delight me with the unique paper goods that she gathers for her shop. Here’s a peek at some of the newest additions (side note: they’re awesome!): Above, clockwise from the top

Free Printable Valentine

A Few More Free Printable Valentine’s Day Goodies

Here are a few more free printable goodies for last minute Valentine’s Day giving, and if you missed my earlier free printables roundup, you can check it out here. I also shared printable mini valentines that you can download here.

Hello Lucky Free Printable Valentines

Free Printables for Valentine’s Day

Lots of great (and free) printable goodies are coming your way in this Valentine’s Day printables roundup, and many thanks to all of the creative peeps who have shared these fantastic cards, tags, and bags. Super cute printable valentines –

Valentine Card Party Printables Paper Glitter

Valentine Cards Party Printables

If you’re looking for super cute Valentine’s Day printable goodies for the kiddos (and kawaii-loving adults), Paper Glitter has you covered. The Valentine Cards Party kit is packed with cutie patootie cards featuring robots, monsters, owls, pandas, and bumblebees, as

Printable Paper Camera

New Printable Paper Cameras by Mel Stringer

Last March, I featured Mel Stringer’s very clever, printable 3D paper cameras, and I was so excited to see that she recently added a new design to her collection. “TOUGHIE”, the new do-it-yourself paper camera, was inspired by LOMO’s Diana

Paper Bag Packaging

Weekly Wrap #104 : Paper Bag Dress Up

This sweet and simple gift and favor packaging idea comes from The Party Studio. A brown paper bag can be dressed up in so many ways, and I never get tired of seeing fun new projects that incorporate this humble

Red & White DIY Gift Wrap Ideas

Weekly Wrap #103 : Red + White Ideas

I am completely enamored with this collection of beautiful red and white do-it-yourself gift wrap and embellishment ideas from Better Homes & Gardens. The combination of reusable wood boxes, along with pretty handmade paper elements, is so very chic. And

Paper Source Valentine's Day

Paper Source Valentine’s Day

Paper Source has bunches of fun Valentine’s Day paper goodies this year, including adorable card and treat bag craft kits, silly fun cards, and rubber stamps that you can use to create your own custom cards and paper crafts. Here

Valentine's Day Gift Wrap

Weekly Wrap #102 : Sweet Gift Wrap Ideas

A few fun gift wrap ideas for Valentine’s Day or any day that you want to share a little love (and maybe a sweet or two). Clockwise, from top left : decorate plain white paper or tissue with cute stamps,

Free Printable Holiday Goodies

A Few More Free Printable Holiday Goodies

It’s hard to believe that Christmas is less than a week away! Are you ready? Gifts wrapped? Cookies baked? Eggnog chilling in the fridge? If you’re all set, then I bow to you and your masterful skills of organization. Me?

Paper Crafts Holiday

Festive Holiday Paper Crafts

Just few of the Christmas and holiday paper crafts and decoration ideas that have caught my eye this season: 1. papercut polymer clay ornaments by Elsa Mora (I am trying this technique ASAP!) 2. straw-burst wreath at Woman’s Day 3.

Metallic Pen Gift Wrap

Weekly Wrap #96 : Metallic Pens!

This hand-drawn gift wrap idea by Kate from Mini-eco has been popping up all over Pinterest lately, and every time I see it I smile because: 1) it looks like a really fun project … and easy, too! 2) it’s

Paper Twine Holiday Gift Tags

How to Make Paper Twine Gift Tags

Today, I’m really excited to be able to share another craft project that incorporates some of the awesome supplies that Felt & Wire sent over from their supply shop. And if you missed it, check out these fun confetti envelope

Silhouette Advent Calendar

Silhouette Advent Calendar + Promotion

I’m so excited to be a part of the Silhouette Advent Calendar project, and this opportunity came at the perfect time because I had been searching for months for a frame that had 25 individual nooks for an advent calendar.

Foil Baking Cup Gift Wrap

Weekly Wrap #91 : Foil Baking Cup Embellishments

I am all about cupcake liner/baking cup crafts, and I’m totally enamored with these foil baking cup embellishment ideas by Hey Look. Metallics and bright, festive colors are going to be big this holiday season, and these ideas would be