Kim MacFarlane - Craft Ideas & Inspiration

Designer & Founder of Buddly Crafts. A passionate crafter who enjoys seeing creativity grow wings and take flight.

  1. Kim's Buddies Cutting Dies

    Kim's Buddies Cutting Dies

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Die cut and paper piecing your own personalised character mascot dolls for cardmaking and felt crafts.

    Tags: Card Making & Papercraft, Marianne Design

  2. Classic Winter Wildlife Birthday Cards & Gift Pouches

    Classic Winter Wildlife Birthday Cards & Gift Pouches

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Create beautiful, embossed and shaped birthday cards and gift pouches with cutting dies, folders and papers from Marianne Design.

    Tags: Card Making & Papercraft, Marianne Design

  3. Let It Snow Diorama & Tent Christmas Cards

    Let It Snow Diorama & Tent Christmas Cards

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Make cute snowmen, snowladies and husky dogs diorama and tent cards for Christmas with cutting dies from Marianne Design.

    Tags: Card Making & Papercraft, Christmas, Marianne Design

  4. Cool Christmas Metallics

    Cool Christmas Metallics

    by Kim MacFarlane

    With no colouring and no die-cutting this effective card making technique makes it easy to create contemporary metallica Christmas cards and candle gifts.

    Tags: Card Making & Papercraft, Christmas

  5. Summer Garden Cards & Lavender Bags

    Summer Garden Cards & Lavender Bags

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Make your own unique background papers and hand printed fabrics with inks and paints from Viva Decor.

    Tags: Card Making & Papercraft, Home Decor, Viva Decor

  6. Make Cute Cards with Die-Cut Felt Shapes

    Make Cute Cards with Die-Cut Felt Shapes

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Cut-ties Cutting Dies are a collection of versatile shapes that can be used in a variety of ways and are perfect for die-cutting felt.

    Tags: Card Making & Papercraft, Kids Crafts

  7. Doodlebots - Robot Cards for Boys & Men

    Doodlebots - Robot Cards for Boys & Men

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Die-cut, doodle and build paper robots to make fun toppers on birthday cards for boys and men.

    Tags: Card Making & Papercraft, Kids Crafts, Marianne Design

  8. 5 Beautiful Ways to Decorate A Birdhouse

    5 Beautiful Ways to Decorate A Birdhouse

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Five crafty bloggers show us different ways to decorate a birdhouse in the Ocean Finance 'House to Home' Competition.

    Tags: Crafting, Home Decor

  9. Die-Cutting & Embroidery Birthday Cards for Women

    Die-Cutting & Embroidery Birthday Cards for Women

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Combine embroidery and die-cutting to make beautiful birthday cards and a felt butterfly keyring for women.

    Tags: Card Making & Papercraft, Marianne Design

  10. Handmade Die Cut Flowers for Sympathy Cards

    Handmade Die Cut Flowers for Sympathy Cards

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Die cut and make your own pretty mulberry paper flowers for Sympathy cards.

    Tags: Card Making & Papercraft

  11. Stencilled Homemade Sweetie Box

    Stencilled Homemade Sweetie Box

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Quickly and easily paint, stencil and decorate chipwood boxes to make pretty containers for homemade sweeties. Includes our recipe for homemade Scottish Tablet.

    Tags: Christmas, Crafting

  12. Winter Crafting - Pearl Pens, Paints & Glue

    Winter Crafting - Pearl Pens, Paints & Glue

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Acrylic paints and pearl pens correct working temperatures.

    Tags: Product Help

  13. DecoArt Americana Discontinued Colours & How to Mix Your Own

    DecoArt Americana Discontinued Colours & How to Mix Your Own

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Discontinued DecoArt Americana acrylic paints colours - how to mix your own colours

    Tags: Decorative Painting, Product Help

  14. Love, Romance & Valentine Verses & Sayings for Cards & Crafts

    Love, Romance & Valentine Verses & Sayings for Cards & Crafts

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Love, Valentine, Romance, Wedding & Anniversary Verses, Rhymes & Sayings for cards and crafts

    Tags: Card Verses & Sayings, Valentine & Wedding

  15. New Year Verses & Sayings for Cards & Crafts

    New Year Verses & Sayings for Cards & Crafts

    by Kim MacFarlane

    New Year Verses, Sayings & Superstitions for cards and crafts

    Tags: Card Verses & Sayings

  16. #VATMOSS The Big Bully in the Crafters Playground!

    #VATMOSS The Big Bully in the Crafters Playground!

    by Kim MacFarlane

    #VATMOSS changing times for craft businesses and crafters

  17. Make your own Maya Gold paint spray mists

    Make your own Maya Gold paint spray mists

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Make your own Maya Gold & metallic paint spray mists

    Tags: Product Help

  18. Tips for Colouring with Faber-Castell Polychromos Pencils

    Tips for Colouring with Faber-Castell Polychromos Pencils

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Helpful tips for colouring with Polychromos

    Tags: Product Help

  19. Die Cutting Intricate Shapes

    Die Cutting Intricate Shapes

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Tips for die cutting intricate shapes.

    Tags: Product Help

  20. Quick & Easy Pipe Cleaner Teddy Bear

    Quick & Easy Pipe Cleaner Teddy Bear

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Quick tiny pipe cleaner teddy to make.

    Tags: Fund Raisers, Kids Crafts, Teddy Bear Crafts