A very Brady day

Today 30 September is the 61st birthday of Barry Williams better known to many of us as Greg Brady the oldest of the Brady Bunch boys. Greg Brady ( original name Barry Blenkhorn ) over 60?? Surely not!!!! However it did give us an opportunity to showcase a 1969 – 1974 era wrap using a […]

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World heart day

Well we have been in an wedding frame of mind for some days now… And what better way to wrap it up than with inspiration from World Heart Day. World Heart Day was founded in 2000 to raise awareness of heart disease and stroke which are the world’s leading cause of death. The event takes […]

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Wedding bubble

Today 28 September we are just coming out of a wonderful country wedding bubble and nothing says wedding more than pink and wooden heart favours ……love an organza ribbon when the moment calls for it. The rich pink card is a paint colour swatch trimmed a little. The colour is Pink Orbit. I love going […]

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Foil, dots and pop

Well there are many ways to wrap a wedding gift and  on 27 September here’s one that really pops. This little fella will jump out on the present table and say “unwrap me first newlyweds”. It uses a bold Kraft (both black and natural) paper with a hot pink foil pop dot. Love it with […]

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Wedding whimsy

Today 26 September we are going for a big occasion wrap to mark a very special wedding day. The gift box has a complex silver pattern and the pink chiffon cross over ribbon adds layers of whimsy.

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Show bags

For 25 September we have some wedding show bags all wrapped up and ready to be presented to the flower girls and page boy. I don’t often use bags but these came up  a treat with a decal featuring the wedding graphic against a kraft background. The bags contain all sorts of goodies to keep the […]

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Punctuation jungle

Today 24 September marks National Punctuation Day in the US, giving all our favourite punctuation marks the credit they deserve. It takes a lot of determination to negotiate the punctuation jungle out there – what with 14 recognised punctuation marks and a great deal of inter mark rivalry. Don’t even get me started on the […]

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Double up

Today 23 September we are celebrating the allure of double sided paper. Frankly we have always loved the options and complementary patterns of double sided paper and this gold dot one is a fave. We matched it with a pin wheel for a decidedly bridal feel which is just as well because we are gearing […]

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Elephant in the room

Today 22 September is Elephant Appreciation Day. The day was founded in 1996 to honour the largest land animal in the world. Many species of elephants face the threat of extinction so it is worth taking the time to think about about the conservation of these creatures. Our wrap is a fabulous rich pattern featuring […]

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Peace on earth

Today 21 September is the International Day of Peace. The UN General Assembly declared this as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, within and among all nations and peoples. The theme of this year’s commemoration is “Partnerships for Peace – Dignity for All”. We have partnered the timeless image of peace – […]

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