How to wrap a magazine…

Being poorly or having a stay in hospital is just rotten isn't it?!  You're often confined to the space you're in and if in hospital you're without your home comforts and things to keep your mind occupied. Now, as a visitor it can be difficult to...

If cake be the food of love…

If you're wanting a truly bespoke gift for someone then how about creating a hamper for them?  A wicker basket, a bottle of port and some smelly cheese may be lovely for some but thinking outside the box  (or wicker basket) can mean you end up...

Spring Gift Wrapping Inspiration

Looking for some inspiration for a spot of gift wrapping this Spring? Green is a great place to start! We know spring is upon us when the green shoots of bulbs appear through the ground and the green leaves start to grow on the trees so...

Bespoke Mothers Day Wrapping!

Need some last minute wrapping inspiration for Mothers Day? We've got a few ideas to share with you and don't worry if you've not got time to dash out for materials...

Something for the Gentleman

Is it only me that gets giddy about the prospect of gift wrapping for men? In all the years of teaching gift wrapping, I have never yet come across anyone who is quite as passionate about wrapping a male present as a female one. Curious to really understand...

Baking days

  I often dream of having time to bake, to try new recipes and potter in the kitchen on a Saturday morning...

Easter wrappings

Oh how I love springtime and the beautiful palette of colours it brings.  Lemons, pinks, greens...

Spring Clean!

Spring is always a time of year known for clearing out your cupboards and getting all organised. For me however it's often just something pretty I see (whatever time of year) that will set me off on a mission to change something for the better....