Christmas blog party 2013: Christmas Treats Box project

Our next project is a beautiful Christmas Sweet Treats Box created by Crafter’s Companion designer Margaret Brown. You will need: Gable End Sweet Treats Board Christmas with Barkley CD-ROM Sentimentals Jingle Bells Stamps For the corners – Die’sire Classical Frame and Border dies For the foliage spray – Die’sire  Ivy,  Mistletoe, Holly, and Small and… Continue reading

Merry Christmas from Made in Paper!

This latest blog post is all about our favourite sister magazine, Made in Paper! We spoke to Editor Vicki about her Christmas… “Christmas for Made in Paper issue 2 started in July with lots of research and testing for the cover photoshoot during the heatwave. Once the issue was on the shelves, I realised it… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: Designer Q&A – top tips for Christmas card making

We asked some of our favourite designers: What’s your top tip when making dozens of Christmas cards?   Claire Brudenell (Trimcraft): When making Christmas cards for friends I like to keep them small, the Dovecraft A7 Kraft cards are perfect, they don’t take ages to decorate and look great with a simple design that can… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: WIN! A bumper craft bundle from Docrafts worth over £99!

Have we got a treat for you! Docrafts‘ amazing new Art Deco range is an absolute must-buy for papercrafters this season and we’re so excited that they are offering a whole host of goodies from the range, plus more craft goodies from Xcut. This brilliant prize includes the following items; From the Art Deco range:… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: Beautiful bauble project

It’s time to deck the halls in readiness for Christmas. Our friends at Docrafts have come up with this stunning, unique bauble project, so you can create custom papercraft decorations for your tree. You will need: CPT 827906 Craft Planet  Polystyrene Eggs (6pcs)– Assorted RRP: £2.00 PMA 160153 Papermania 12 Days of Christmas 12 x 12”… Continue reading

Save up to 45% when you subscribe to Papercraft inspirations!

The perfect gift this Christmas! Christmas is just around the corner, so let your friends and family know that a subscription to Papercraft inspirations is at the top of your Christmas list! A subscription would also make a fabulous present for a crafty friend (or you could even treat yourself!). Right now you can save… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: WIN a Sizzix Big Shot and Sizzlits Die!

Loved Peter Hughes’ gorgeous Christmas wreath project? Well thanks to Sizzix, here’s a chance to win the Holiday Greenery Sizzlits Die that Peter used to make the wreath PLUS a Sizzix Big Shot Die-Cutting machine!! That’s a prize worth over £100! For your chance to win this great prize, simply click here to enter. This… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: Christmas wreath project from Sizzix

Peter Hughes, from Sizzix, introduces this project: “Welcome to the Sizzix segment of the Blog Party! Wasn’t sure whether I should bring a bottle or not? We love Christmas here at Sizzix, none more than my good self as it just happens to be my birthday slap, bang on the 25th so I’m in the… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: What’s coming up on Day 2…

Happy weekend everyone! Here’s what we have lined up for today: In just a few minutes we’ll be posting a pretty wreath project from Sizzix Then at 10.30 we’ll give you the chance to win a Sizzix Big Shot and die! At 12.30pm we have a beautiful Christmas bauble project from Docrafts At 2pm we… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: See you tomorrow!

Well that’s all for today! Hope you’ve enjoyed all the fab festive party posts we’ve been running today – they’ll be remaining on the blog, so don’t worry if you’ve missed anything – simply click the links below to access the content! We’ve got some more special surprises coming up tomorrow,  starting from 9am –… Continue reading

Subscribe from just £2.49 to our digital editions!

Did you know that Papercraft inspirations is available as a digital edition, so you can access your issues on your table or phone! Great reasons to subscribe to Papercraft inspirations digitally! ✿ Enjoy your magazine for less with our fantastic digital subscription rates ✿ Save space by storing all your back issues digitally in one… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: Fancy Pants Designs giveaway!

We just love the gorgeous Merry Little Christmas range from Fancy Pants Designs and we’re delighted to be offering a Merry Little Christmas bumper collection kit as a special prize for one lucky winner! For your chance to win this great prize, simply click here. This giveaway is open to UK and US entrants and… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: Fancy Pants Designs projects…

Jodi from Fancy Pants Designs introduces our next project set, “Hello, fellow papercrafters!  I am thrilled to be a part of this fabulous Christmas Blog Party!  My name is Jodi Sanford and I am the Owner and Director at Fancy Pants Designs.  I LOVE crafting and I especially love this time of year because there… Continue reading

FREE Christmas penguin printables & digi stamps!

Check out our parade of cute penguins exclusively designed by Naomi Hocking for us! Simply click on an image to print out and choose from readymade toppers or outline designs you can use as digi stamps!      

Christmas blog party 2013: Trimcraft paper packs giveaway!

Our friends at Trimcraft have kindly given us two of their gorgeous new paper pads from First Edition to give away to five lucky winners! The prize includes a First Edition Neroli 8x8in Premium Paper Pack and a First Edition Man Made Premium Paper pack – perfect for all your New Year crafting! We have… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: Angel project from Trimcraft…

Claire Brudenell from Trimcraft introduces our next project: “It’s a good job we love Christmas at Trimcraft, we spend around 11 months of the year working on our Christmas ranges. From initial artwork, designing, quality checking and marketing we spend most of the year to ensure our Christmas ranges are just right. I personally love… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: Designer Q&A – What’s on your Christmas list this year?

We asked a few of our friends from the world of papercrafting to share the perfect presents they’re hoping Santa will bring them this year…    Claire Brudenell (Trimcraft): I would ask Santa for a Stampmaker, I have been lucky enough to play with the product at work but would like my own, it’s so… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: Wild Rose Studio festive giveaway!

Loved our cute Wild Rose Studio projects? Well here’s a special chance to win some goodies from their range! We’re giving away two £50 prizes, each containing the following: All of Wild Rose Studio’s new Christmas Bluebell clear stamps (7 designs) A Christmas Labels Greetings Set A Festive Wishes Paper Pack Floral brads How can… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: Festive projects from Wild Rose Studio…

We have three fab projects from Lorraine Aquilina to share with you! Lorraine is a designer for Wild Rose Studio and her projects use their cute Christmas Bluebell stamps! Lorriane says, “I am thrilled to have been asked to take part in this fabulous Christmas Blog Party/Blog Hop! I am sure it will be a… Continue reading

Welcome to the 2013 Papercraft inspirations Christmas blog party!

Woohoo! Our Christmas blog party starts today and have we got some fantastic freebies, ideas, projects and special guests for you! Here’s what we have lined up for today: In just a few minutes we’ll be posting a very special project from Wild Rose Studio created by designer Lorraine Aquilina, featuring Wild Rose Studio’s super-cute… Continue reading

Win Creative Crafts Show tickets!

We’ve teamed up with the organisers of the Creative Crafts Show to offer pairs of tickets to the Creative Crafts Show at Five Lakes, Essex from 13-15th February 2014 to 16 lucky winners. The show is guaranteed to be a great day out for you and your friends to stock up on stash and check… Continue reading

Win wedding & baby digikits & software!

Thanks to DaisyTrail, we’ve got 5 bumper prizes to give away worth over £50 each! Each bundle includes their digital crafting program CraftArtist 2 Professional, along with the Wedding and Baby Collection by Peppermint Creative. The collection includes five digikits, packed with beautiful embellishments and stunning layouts! For more information visit Click here to… Continue reading

Win! Festive Hunkydory Crafts kits!

  Hunkydory’s collection, Festive Decadence, adds a modern twist to Christmas by featuring gorgeous Art Deco style illustrations decorated with gold-foiled accents. We’ve eight bumper prizes of a Festive Decadence Luxury Topper Collection and Festive Decadence Luxury Inserts and Papers Bumper Pack to give away! Click here to enter our Hunkydory Crafts giveaway now.

Free card making templates from Papercraft Inspirations 120

Download our free templates to give you a head start on making the projects from issue 120 of Papercraft Inspirations! How to download free templates To download the templates, click on the one you want, to enlarge it, then drag and drop the image onto your desktop, or right-click on the larger image. You can find… Continue reading

FREE Vintage Christmas papers from Papercraft Inspirations 120

Create gorgeous Christmas cards and tags with these fab free papers by Jenny Ellory. Enjoy stylish backgrounds, borders, toppings and festive greetings! We love to see what you’ve been making with our free papers, so don’t forget to send us a pic of your finished cards! You can contact us by email, on Facebook or Twitter. How to download free Christmas papers… Continue reading