Kim MacFarlane - Craft Ideas & Inspiration

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

  1. Die-Cutting & Cross Stitch Fusion

    Die-Cutting & Cross Stitch Fusion

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Die-cut your own perforated papers for cross stitch embroideries.

    Tags: Card Making & Papercraft, Sewing, Needlecrafts & Felting

  2. Beaded Christmas Stars

    Beaded Christmas Stars

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Learn how to make your own beaded Christmas Stars with this useful makers guide from Knorr Prandell.

    Tags: Christmas, Home Decor

  3. Worbla Safety Data Sheets

    Worbla Safety Data Sheets

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Safety Data Sheets for the Worbla range of products.

    Tags: Product Help

  4. How to Use Digi Stamps for Card Making

    How to Use Digi Stamps for Card Making

    by Kim MacFarlane

    How to resize, mirror and crop digi stamps in a Word document for card making, mixed media and crafts.

    Tags: Product Help

  5. Angel Policies For Crafters

    Angel Policies For Crafters

    by Kim MacFarlane

    What’s an Angel Policy? Read the different brands' Angel Policies about crafting with copyright images.

    Tags: Product Help

  6. Send Your Valentine Card in the Lover Village Post

    Send Your Valentine Card in the Lover Village Post

    by Kim MacFarlane

    How romantic is this ... did you know that you can send your Valentine's Day cards and have them stamped with the Lover postmark!

    Tags: Card Making & Papercraft

  7. Simon Hurley - Ranger's Newest & Youngest Signature Designer

    Simon Hurley - Ranger's Newest & Youngest Signature Designer

    by Kim MacFarlane

    Meet Simon Hurley, Ranger's newest and youngest Signature Designer.

    Tags: Card Making & Papercraft, Ranger, Simon Hurley

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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

  16. 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

  17. 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

  18. 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

  19. 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

  20. 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: Product Help