How to make a hidden sentiment slider card

Hidden sentiment slider card

This mechanical card is known as a double slider card and is perfect for adding an extra element of surprise! Once your recipient pulls the tab, two secret panels pop out of each side, to reveal a special message or a favourite image. It’s a great opportunity to be creative, and to add your own… Continue reading

Make papercraft embroidery hoop portraits

Embroidery hoop portraits

Hoop hoop hurray for these fabric-inspired frames from issue 149 designed by Zoë Patching! Hoop art is everywhere, framing everything from stitching and fabrics to patterned papers and your favourite snaps from the family album. It’s the perfect way of making something extra special to decorate your home, which is just what our creative designer… Continue reading

Papercraft Inspirations issue 149 is out now – with a 6-in-1 doily die gift!

Papercraft Inspirations issue 149

We’ve come over all floral in Papercraft Inspirations issue 149, with some gorgeous Mother’s Day free printable papers, plus some beautiful spring watercolour blooms for you to download. Of course, there are other treats in store including some exclusive 6-in-1 paisley doily dies, which offer so many creative possibilities! This month, we’ve been in a… Continue reading

Free printable templates from Papercraft Inspirations issue 149

Houses template from issue 149 of Papercraft Inspirations magazine

Get crafty with all the fantastic free printable templates from issue 149 of Papercraft Inspirations magazine, including this funky card for a friend who’s moving house. To download your templates, click on the template you want to enlarge it, then right-click with your mouse and select ‘print’ to use it right away or ‘save as’… Continue reading

All the competitions from Papercraft Inspirations issue 149

Stix2Anything competition prize

We’ve got crafty goodies galore to be won in issue 149 of Papercraft Inspirations magazine, including some amazing new products from Stix2Anything, Spectrum Colourblend pencils, Hunkydory Luxury card collections and more! These competitions are open for entries from 28th January 2016 to 11th March 2016. To enter each competition, you’ll need to have the competition… Continue reading

Free Mother’s Day floral printables from issue 149

Mother's Day floral card

These free Mother’s Day floral printables look good enough to pop into a vase and make stunning cards for mums. These floral printables painted by Esther Curtis are all you need to create beautiful cards and you can use them at any size you choose. The lovely spring colours and sweet watercolour style make these… Continue reading

Free printable house templates from Papercraft Inspirations 149

New home card from Papercraft Inspirations issue 149

These lovely free printable house templates, designed by Julie Kirk, are right up our street! Setting up a new home can be one of the most creative things we put our time into. We think about what we want each room to be, combining layers and textures, colours and lovely prints. And then there’s the… Continue reading

Mother’s Day free printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 149

Mother's Day cards

These Mother’s Day printable papers are perfect for pampering lovely mums. Why not pull out all the stops to make really beautiful cards for the wonderful ladies in our lives. Love these designs? Take a look at more of our fantastic card ideas and free downloads, ideal for Mother’s Day – they’re the perfect accompaniment to… Continue reading