Make these origami fairy lights

Make a space feel instantly warm and welcoming with Sue Hughes’ pretty origami fairy lights!

Free summer printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 180

Download these free summer printable papers, from Papercraft Inspirations 180, to give your crafting a touch of natural beauty. Summer is a time for heading outdoors and enjoying the abundance of vibrant blooms, sweet songbirds and beautiful butterflies. These stylish papers, designed by Sharon Armstrong Purvis, capture the joys of nature’s bounty, but with a… Continue reading

Free floral papers from In the Moment

If you love creating pretty floral cards, we’ve got a real treat for you! Our sister magazine, In the Moment, has shared these gorgeous patterned papers with us, and they’re free for you to download! Whether you want a bright burst of colour, or subtle, soft shades, these flower- and leaf-patterned papers are just the thing… Continue reading

Free lavender papers from Papercraft Inspirations 177

Whisk away a loved one to the lavender fields of Provence with this collection of lilac and lavender papers from Papercraft Inspirations 177. Perfect for a birthday, holiday or a retirement card, this collection features fluttering butterflies, in shades of on-trend purple, which bring a real breath of fresh air to the classic combination of… Continue reading

Free floral digital papers from Papercraft Inspirations 175

Flowers are great for all sorts of occasions, from spring greetings, birthdays, thank yous and hellos to Mother’s Day cards, Valentine’s cards and more. Download our free floral digital papers for your papercraft projects today! Designed by Jenny Ellory for Papercraft Inspirations 175, these gorgeous flower-bud digital papers and toppers create a breath of fresh air,… Continue reading

Make pretty stamped flower cards

Spark memories of balmy summer days with this fresh jam jar vase card filled with stamped flowers. Kay Carley designed these floral stamps for PaperArtsy’s Eclectica³ range, so who better to show us what lovely things we can make with them? Kay says, “These stamps have been designed so you have main imagery and supporting imagery… Continue reading

Cherry Blossom Joy free papers

Papercraft Inspirations 167 came with a gorgeous Cherry Blossom Joy embossing folder, stamp and mini die set, complete with free papers and toppers. If you missed the issue, don’t worry! You can also download the lovely papers and toppers to use on your next papercraft projects. Love these designs? Take a look at more of our fantastic free downloads… Continue reading

Free tropical printables from Papercraft Inspirations 167

Add a touch of the tropics to your handmade cards and papercraft projects, with our fantastic free tropical printables by Esther Curtis. With lots of exotic flowers and leaves, these eye-catching designs, from Papercraft Inspirations 167, are perfect for layering up to create découpage cards. Add a bird, chameleon or hula girl among the foliage, and… Continue reading

Heart and flower card designs from our readers

We love the multi-heart-and-flower die free gift from Papercraft Inspirations 165, as well as the fantastic designs our readers have made with it! From pretty, lacy borders to 3D flowers, take a look at our readers’ handmade cards and gift boxes, and don’t forget to share yours with us by email, Facebook or Twitter. Want to… Continue reading

Flower garland free papers from Papercraft Inspirations magazine 166

Download our free papers to add beautiful floral elements to your cards and papercraft projects Flowers never go out of style and are always gratefully received by recipients. If you need a few ideas for arranging these blooms on your cards, just take a look at the wonderful designs by Jenny Ellory, from Papercraft Inspirations… Continue reading

Best flower card ideas for crafters

Papercraft Inspirations issue 153 floral jars

We’ve got a whole bunch of flower card ideas suitable for lots of different occasions. Flowers never go out of fashion and are always appreciated by recipients. There are so many ways to add flowers to cards, from die-cut petals to 3D origami blooms, ready-made paper roses or paper-pieced designs – the choice is yours!… Continue reading

Free papercraft templates from Papercraft Inspirations 160

Inspire your occasion crafting using the free papercraft templates from Papercraft Inspirations 160 – there are heaps of ideas in the issue, including pretty paper succulents. If you love the idea of filling your home with paper houseplants, we’ve got more projects and templates for you to try! Make trailing paper vines with our free templates Make… Continue reading

Free printable templates from Papercraft Inspirations 152

Wedding card and paper flowers from Papercraft Inspirations issue 152

Download these free printable templates from Papercraft Inspirations 152 to start making your own gorgeous papercraft makes and card designs. Use the wedding card templates below to piece together a happy bride and groom. You can also cut out petal templates to make your own amazing paper roses! Our YouTube tutorial shows you how it’s done…… Continue reading

Free felt flower embellishment kit with your April issue!

Don’t miss issue 137 of Papercraft inspirations, in UK shops from 3rd March – it comes with this amazing free Perfect Posies card kit! Inside the kit, you get 100 felt flowers and leaves plus button centres for you to layer up and stitch together with your needle and thread. There are also designer card… Continue reading

Free Spring Flower printables from Papercraft Inspirations 136

We’ve got a gorgeous freebie for you from issue 136 – free flower printables filled with beautiful spring flowers, perfect for birthday cards! Love these designs? Take a look at more of our great designs, ideas and free downloads: Flower card ideas Spring lamb and wool-themed printables Free manor house and gardens printables Summer card ideas… Continue reading

Free bird templates from Papercraft Inspirations 135

Here are all the free bird templates you’ll need for the lovebirds projects in Papercraft Inspirations issue 135. You’ll also find sweet heart and tulip templates, too! Want more brilliant bird designs? Take a look at our fantastic bird card ideas and free downloads! We love to see what you’ve been making, so don’t forget… Continue reading

How to make a grape hyacinth card

Papercraft inspirations hyacinth card

We love this gorgeous grape hyacinth card by Jenny Hodges, from issue 134. In fact, we love it so much we’re sharing Jenny’s step-by-step guide with you, so you can make these stunning paper flowers, too! Love this design? Take a look at more fantastic flower card ideas! 3D grape hyacinth You will need: Your… Continue reading

Origami Master Class: Flowers – special book offer for origami fans!

origami masterclass flowers book

If you’re an origami addict, Origami Master Class: Flowers will take your skills to the next level. Craft intricate roses, lilies, orchids and more beautiful blooms with step-by-step instructions from some of the world’s top origami experts. We’ve got a special offer just for you – save £1.99 on the cover price and get free UK P&P… Continue reading

Make fab 3D embellishments with our issue 127 masterclass!

Have you tried Melt-It  yet? This magical powder turns into a liquid when heated, then you can use it with silicone moulds to create your own amazing 3D embellishments! In our issue 127 masterclass, Julie Kirk guides you through two great Melt-It projects, including how to add glitter and other colour effects to your makes…. Continue reading

Japanese Dream free printables from Papercraft Inspirations 125

These gorgeous Japanese-themed free printables will look great on your homemade cards. With bursts of vibrant pink, cool blues and burnt orange, the colour combinations within this collection will help you create eye-catching designs. The patterned papers include fans, florals and paper lanterns, plus there are lots of great toppers and sentiments. Love these designs? Take… Continue reading

Free Mother’s Day papers from Papercraft Inspirations 123

We all like to spoil mum when we can, and what better time to do so than on Mother’s Day? To give you a head start, issue 123 of Papercraft Inspirations includes Jenny Ellory’s beautiful Mother’s Day patterned papers, available to download here for free, too! A card made with these pretty papers is going… Continue reading