From the Bookcase: Paper Only by The Papered Parlour

  Claire Heafford and Louise Hall began creative workshops and craft events with The Papered Parlour to encourage participants to craft, create and make. The Papered Parlour’s debut book Paper Only (Pavilion) now enables anyone, anywhere, to get creative with paper. Paper Only begins with a brief intro and a guide to the basic kit required, before […]

Make It: Washi Tape Easter Card

    There’s nothing quite like handmade and that goes for cards too. Here is an excellent idea for an Easter card to make and send:   Materials White card blank Paper Pencil Scissors Washi Tape Glue   Instructions On plain white paper stick rows of your washi tape. Draw a template of an egg […]

Make a Washi Tape Bunting Greetings Card

    Quick and easy to make, this washi tape bunting greetings card can be adapted for any occasion.   Materials Blank card (A6) / envelope (C6 size) Bakers Twine Washi Tape Scissors   Instructions Cut 3 lengths of bakers twine that measure 4.5” Choose your washi tape colours and cut small lengths (about 1.5”) […]

Papercut Love Heart Tutorial

  Fill your house with handmade love this Valentine’s Day with this simple papercut decoration tutorial.   Materials Thin card in your colours of choice Craft knife – I’ve used a fingertip craft knife here Pencil and rubber Needle and thread   Step 1 Draw two matching heart outlines onto your card.  I’d recommend making […]