As the love for Madhubani continues to grow, here is how you could make some classy bookmarks designed the Madhubani way. Following is a tutorial on making madhubani bookmarks…
Category: Paper Crafts
In this project, we attempt to make a wall hanging of quilled flowers and leaves in a simple and elegant pattern. Quilling strips in Orange, Off white and green have been primarily used for this work.
This newspaper basket DIY shows you how to weave a basket out of newspaper strips. A cool up-cycling project that can be done by kids too! All you need is some old newspapers, thin cardboard, scissors and glue.
So shall we begin?
A few types of quilling hearts have been showcased here. This is just an idea of the various patterns one could do with the quilling technique. Quilling heart patterns can be done by fringing and crimping the strips too. These quilling shapes can be used in making accessories, as embellishment on cards and more!
Quick to make heart cake toppers can add more charm to your Valentines day celebrations! These toppers are made using patterned cards and mounted on toothpicks.
Handmade Christmas card made using card stock, patterned card, floral embellishments and paper quilling strips.
Here is a handmade Christmas card made using patterned card, card stock and paper strips for quilling. Small rhinestones have been used minimally for an extra bling. The colors are cheerful and that’s what I like about it!
Bead earrings made with the typical five petal quilling flower in black and white – the colors that never go out of style! Basic beading and quilling techniques used in the DIY that follows.
This tutorial shows how a quilling poinsettia ornament can be made to add charm to your Christmas tree. These adorable ornaments are pretty simple to make and are quilled using strips of paper.
Here is a handmade christmas card made using red card stock as base. Patterned paper, glitter glue, rhinestones and sequins have been used to make this simple Christmas card.
The technique of quilling leaves with paper strips has been shown. Leaves can be made in different patterns – here two such patterns are shown. The technique shown here is also used to make flowers and various other designs. Let’s see how to quill leaves…
This is a handmade card for Diwali. Basic card making supplies such as card stock, pattern paper, glitter glue and few embellishments have been used to make this card. This Handmade Diwali Card can be made in little time and the design is hence suitable for making many cards in a short time.
Tutorial to make a pair of quilling earrings made using strips of paper in a flower design. These earrings are made by tightly quiling the paper strips.
Explosion Boxes are a combination of scrapbooks and cards which can be custom made to suit different occasions and celebrations. This is a tutorial which shows how to make an explosion box with two layers.
The handmade card featured here is suitable for a wedding or engagement ceremony.
The primary embellishments used are pearls, die cut flowers and a chipboard corner. Black card stock has been used as the base.
Quilling earrings can be made in various designs and present lot of possible design options. But since hoops are my favorite, this time I am going again with quilled hoop earrings – the difference being that crimped quilling strips are used for this pattern.
This is a handmade card with the word ‘Happiness’ on it is a suitable card for various occasions. The turquoise color brings along with it a mood of cheer and happiness…
Shown here is another friendship day card made with card stock, pattern paper and floral embellishments. Orange is the base shade of this card.
A simple handmade card in shades of green for your friend.. The card is made primarily using card stock, pattern paper and embellishments in shades of green.
This post here is my attempt at making a basic snowflake design using the technique of quilling. The quilled snowflake has been made using white quilling strips.
These snowflakes can also be easily turned into pendants.
International Friendship day is celebrated on the First Sunday of August marking Friendship and Love. For this Friendship day, thought I’d make a simple yet colorful quilled card. Here is one such friendship day card made with quilled five petal flowers.
This is a simple tutorial on paper roses quilling. You will need a paper strip and a slotted quilling tool to make these roses. This isn’t really an advanced technique, so even beginners could get this done quite easily.
Different styles of bookmarks can be made using cardstock. Shown here is a simple vintage style bookmark that can be made using lace and handmade paper. Few embellishments and glitter have also been used.
Paper accordion flowers are one of the ‘really easy’ flowers to make. You can put these up as party decor, make a bouquet of these flowers or use them as embellishments on cards and gift wraps.
Gift boxes can be done quickly from card stock using this simple technique. This technique is definitely age old, but nevertheless comes in handy every time around the holiday season.
Pirate costumes are fun to make and can be easily done by kids. Here is how you can make a pirate eye patch using construction paper. This could be made for your kids’ Halloween party too.
This is a quilled greeting card for Mother’s day. Quilling strips of different colors have been used and the word “MOM” has been quilled and glued on at the center of the card.
Okay…., so there is nothing great about this work of mine (but then so, that’s the case with most of my works! :p ). Just got up and felt like quilling a pair of eyes and I here I am sharing them with you.
A tutorial for an easy to make pair of quilled earrings is outlined here. You will need quilling strips, jump rings, earring hooks and two pearls to make this earring.