Monthly Archives: February 2016

Upcycling Brown Paper Packaging Idea #6

So here’s another use for the brown paper packaging that comes in our Stampin ‘Up! orders – wrapping for pass the parcel, as lets face it, it’s only going to be torn off in the melee so why use fancy … Continue reading






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Upcycling Brown Paper Packaging Idea #5

Okay so this happens to be one of my personal favourite uses for the brown paper packaging that comes with our Stampin’ up! orders. A former downline contacted me at ~9.30pm one evening to ask if I had any brown … Continue reading






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Upcycling Brown Paper Packaging Idea #4

So here’s another idea for what to do with the mountains of brown paper packaging that comes with our Stampin’ Up! orders – protect your work surfaces when you are painting. Yes a super obvious use, but very functional and … Continue reading






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Upcycling Brown Paper Packaging Idea #3

So to continue on with the series of blog posts regarding what to do with all of the brown paper packaging  that comes with my Stampin’ Up! orders here’s another simple idea. I make paper bags from it. These bags … Continue reading






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Upcycling Brown Paper Packaging Idea #2

Okay so I thought I would share with you another popular use I have for the brown paper packaging that comes with all of our Stampin’ Up! orders – I use it in my bee smoker! Bet you didn’t see … Continue reading






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Upcycling Brown Paper Packaging Idea #1

So every order that we get with Stampin’ Up! the boxes come packed with brown paper to keep the items inside the box from shifting around too much. It is lovely perforated brown paper that no doubt has a lot … Continue reading






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Bloomin’ Heart Birthday

I made a card this week for my Nanna’s 91st birthday, an amazing lady who still lives on her own and goes to painting classes weekly, sadly due to arthritis she doesn’t patchwork anymore as the quilts got too heavy … Continue reading






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