Join our loyalty club and save at least 5% on every order when you reach the bronze tier!

Join our FREE loyalty club now and you'll save at least 5% off every order once you have reached the bronze tier.

For every £1 you spend with Crafter's Companion, you'll receive one Loyalty Point. The more points you have, the bigger and better your benefits will be.

It's that simple.

If you're already a member of our loyalty club, click below to login!


To find out more about these benefits or to join our Loyalty Club, click here.

Club Inspire

Tutorial: Festive Wonder Gift Bags

Christmas Gift Bags 2 wm

Why not use the pretty Festive Wonder papers to make these quick and easy gift bags?


Step 1

Step 1: Print out some of the Festive Wonder papers from the free CD included with Crafter's Inspiration Magazine Issue 8.

step 2

Step 2: Using an A4 piece of patterned paper. Score on the long side at 3.5 / 5.5 / 9 / 11 inches.

Step 2b

Turn and on the short side score at 6.5 inches.

Step 3

Step 3: Cut as shown in the photo and round the edges with a corner rounder or your Punch Board for a professional finish.

Step 4

Step 4: on the 2 inch widths – score a line down the centre stopping one inch from the bottom – this will help to make a gusset in the gift bag.

Step 5

Step 5: Fold all score lines and glue your bag sides together, before adding glue to the bottom of your bag. For a secure finish use red line tape or wet glue.

Step 6

Step 6: Fussy cut your choice of images from the papers, then decorate the bag, layering the images using Glue Gel or foam pads for dimension. Add glitter, pearls and ribbon.

Your finished bag is perfect for sweets, jewellery or even a pretty scarf.

5 thoughts on “Tutorial: Festive Wonder Gift Bags”

Leave a Reply

For fresh ideas, inspiration, special offers and promotions, please sign up to our newsletter, enter your email below: