How to fold paper pleats on cards

Want to add bold shapes and dimension to your cards in a few simple steps? We’ll show you how to fold paper pleats on cards and papercraft projects. Bold shapes, patterns and colours can add lots of interest to your projects and, when it comes to choosing which papers to use, two sides are, arguably,… Continue reading

How to make origami flower petals cards with our free template

Learning how to make origami flower petals is a great skill to have, as you can use the petals in lots of different ways to embellish your cards and papercraft projects. This gorgeous card design has been created by folding die-cut circles into petals then layering them to create a flower-head. Use double-sided paper for this… Continue reading

Papercraft Inspirations 163 on sale 23rd February in the UK

There are plenty of great ideas to impress inside Papercraft Inspirations 163. We’ll show you how to make the most of double-sided papers, including paper pleat designs and origami flower folds! There are sweet spring cards that you can recreate with our knitted-flower printables, or how about adding vibrant colour to projects with our doodle free papers? We’ll… Continue reading

All the giveaways from Papercraft Inspirations 163

Win Mixed Media dies from Crafter’s Companion Following last year’s popular Mixed Media die collection, Die’sire is releasing some more fabulous designs that are sure to inspire you. The nine new designs from Crafter’s Companion include ribbon buckles, rosettes, pennant banners and a blossoming tree. These extra-thick dies will allow you to die-cut with ease…. Continue reading

Wool-themed free printables from Papercraft Inspirations 163

These spring lambs, florals and woollen themes will look great on your papercraft projects. Our printables by Naomi Hocking are bursting at the seams with colour and cute elements. Whether you’re looking to make a design for a keen knitter, or want some new ideas for seasonal cards, there’s plenty of fun to be had… Continue reading

Doodle-themed free papers from Papercraft Inspirations 163

Here are some colourful papers that will make perfect cards for someone who likes to go all out on their birthday. These brilliantly creative doodle papers were designed by Jenny Ellory, and will add plenty of pizzazz to your projects. Use this paper collection by itself, or combine the colourful designs with our other free papers and… Continue reading

Free card making templates from Papercraft Inspirations 163

Get even more inspiration for your crafting, using the free card making templates from Papercraft Inspirations 163. There are plenty of ideas in the issue, including a coffee-mug gift container and beautiful origami petal designs. We’ve also got templates for impressive exploding box cards. These designs are great for special occasions – once you lift the lid on the… Continue reading