Paige Joanna

Crafts

Celebrate the beauty of upcycling with DIY and crafting projects to spark your imagination all year round. From handmade wedding decor, festival fashion and upcycling. There’s a craft project for everyone no matter what your skill level to make life that little more beautiful. For crafts that are brimming with colour search #PaigeJoannaDIY & stay tuned for monthly content within the Thrift Made Fun Community.

Handmade Tabitha Tilly and the Buttons T-Shirt

My sewing journey is still in its early days and I am enjoying experimenting with different makes. Last month I went to Tilly and the Buttons studio for a t-shirt workshop. It was a great experience as I haven't sewn with jersey before this. From the workshop, I learned the skills to feel confident sewing jersey at home. In this blog post, I talk about my experience making a Handmade Tabitha t-shirt.

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Paige Joanna Fabric Design Collection | Summer Yummy

If you follow me on social media you'll have seen me share previews and updates on my fabric designs. I am pleased to announce they are finally available on Spoonflower, woohoo! In this blog post, I'll talk about my Paige Joanna Fabric designs and inspiration behind them.

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The Perfect All-Year-Round Pinafore Dress | Tilly and The Buttons Bobbi

I'm back with another sewing make (look at me go)! This time it's the beautiful Tilly and The Buttons Bobbi pattern I have made into a teal corduroy Pinafore Dress. It was on my sewing table for 2 weeks and probably one of my most extensive makes to date. In this post, I will show some closer details and talk about my experience making it. I'll also mention some little tips I picked up whilst sewing as well as other pointers sewing corduroy. Keep reading to find out more.

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DIY Fabric Love Hearts Bride & Groom Envelopes | Swizzels Love Hearts

It’s nearly wedding season which means lots of happy brides getting excited and making finishing touches to their special day. As a recent bride in May 2019 I know how fun it is to create personalised touches to make decorations have a special finishing touch. With that in mind, I have collaborated with Swizzels to create a craft tutorial inspired by the nostalgic and much loved sweet, Love Hearts! The craft tutorial is to make fabric Bride and Groom envelopes, perfect for styling on your dinner table. Keep reading to find out more.

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Embellished Jacket Outfit | Thrift Made Fun

Guess what's back, back again! The Thrift Made Fun monthly feature is back on the blog, can I get a whoop whoop. Last year I started this feature but with my wedding day and job change, I ran out of time to focus on it. This year however I am bringing it back and I am so excited to work on thrifty content. Keep reading to hear all about this up-cycled embellished jacket and more information about Thrift Made Fun. 

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Getting Back Into Sewing | Tilly and The Buttons Indigo Dress

If you follow me on Instagram you would have seen that I started up sewing again last year. In the summer I modeled for the Tilly and the Buttons Indigo dress pattern. It was doing this and meeting the awesome ladies that work for the team that inspired me to take up sewing again, to make clothing. In this blog post I talk about how I learned to sew, my motivations and my current favorite make; the Indigo Dress! Keep reading to find out more.

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AD | DIY Brother PT Craft Label Printer & Craft Ideas

Nothing beats a touch of personalisation at Christmas to make gifts all that more special. In today’s blog post I am reviewing the Brother PT-H200 P-touch Craft Label Printer. It is a fabulous addition to any Crafters kit and a great way to make things special. Continue reading to find out more about the Brother PT Craft.

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DIY Re-Usable Face Pads

As part of my Craftemeber Craft challenge on Instagram, day 15 is all about scraps. In this blog post, I show you how to turn scraps into Re-Usable Face Pads. They are extremely easy to make & good for the planet. Continue reading to find out more.

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DIY Felt Flower Autumn Wreath Decoration

As part of the Craftember Challenge, I have created this Felt Flower Autumn Wreath Decoration. It's a lovely make for any home, to freshen up your decor for autumn-winter. It doesn't require many materials and is easy to make. Keep reading to see more.

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November Instagram Craft Challenge | #CraftemberChallenge

This November I have decided to host a craft challenge on Instagram. Welcome Craftember Challenge, with 30 days of fun themed posts for anyone to get involved with. Starting on November 1st there will be daily themes to post and each day is a set niche or make. Keep reading to find out more.

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DIY The Folklore Company Cross-Stitch Kit

October means colder evenings and more nights in. It is the perfect time to start up a new crafting hobby. The Folklore Company has amazing craft kits to get you started and they’re easy to follow. If embroidery and cross-stitch have been something you have wanted to try then this is a great way to get started. In this post, I show you how to stitch a Folklore kit and offer some useful tips if you’re a beginner. Keep reading to find out more.

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DIY Handmade Wedding Bouquet

It feels like ages ago I decided to make my own Wedding Bouquet. Having a handmade wedding really was so much fun. I loved creating our dream day including my wedding bouquet. Not only could I create something I really wanted but I did so on a budget. In this blog post, I talk about how I made it, personal touches and also some tips to keep the costs low.

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My Wedding Dress Up-cycle Transformation | Charity Shop to Dream Wedding Dress

Our wedding day has come and gone but this dress story will always stay with me. I brought my dress in a charity shop and transformed it into something unique. In this blog post, I share the transformation process on how we created my dream wedding dress on a budget. This blog post has been in the making for over a year and a half ever since I laid eyes on the dress in a charity shop window. A family friend and I worked our magic on creating something unique to me. Keep reading to see more on my Wedding Dress Up-cycle Transformation

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DIY Felt Flower Pillowcase | Free Printable Templates

Hey guys! Welcome back to another craft post. I'll be sharing how to create your own Felt Flower Pillowcase. This DIY is really easy to create and I have uploaded the felt flower templates as a free download. Keep reading to see how to make it.

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