Free templates for World Craft Week

World Craft Week 2018 runs from 16th to 22nd April and there are lots of ways you can get involved! This year, World Craft Week is supporting Bliss, a charity for babies born premature or sick. Visit www.worldcraftweek.com to find out more and get a FREE digi magazine packed with loads of craft projects for you… 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 royal printables from Papercraft Inspirations 177

Discover the famous kings, queens and palaces from British history, with these fantastic free royal printables! The British royal family are known and admired around the world. These free printable images, designed by Naomi Hocking for Papercraft Inspirations 177, are so much fun and can be used for a wide variety of cards. The royal palaces… Continue reading

Free papercraft templates from Papercraft Inspirations 177

There are loads of fantastic projects to make with our free papercraft templates from Papercraft Inspirations 177. From super-cute dinosaur-shaped cards to iris-folding designs, gift bags and much more, get a head start on your next papercraft project with our free templates! The adorable dinosaur templates work really well for children’s cards or party invitations. Add… Continue reading

Fairground carousel free printables from Papercraft Inspirations 176

The twinkling lights, the whirling rides, the soft sound of music, and the enticing smell of warm popcorn and toffee apples – all are captured in Rhiannon Bull’s beautiful fairground carousel free printables. Put these wonderfully retro, nostalgic designs to fabulous use by creating a gorgeous collection of papercraft projects. The fun, colourful designs make… Continue reading

Free weather printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 176

We’re forecasting plenty of gorgeous cards are going to be made with these wonderful weather printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 176! Designed by Jenny Ellory, these papers, toppers and sentiments feature colourful rainbows, sunbeams, wellington boots, umbrellas and more! Whether you use April showers as a good excuse to stay tucked up indoors catching up on… Continue reading

Free papercraft templates from Papercraft Inspirations 176

There are loads of fantastic projects to discover in Papercraft Inspirations 176, including ones that use our free papercraft templates! From sails for origami boats, to interactive swing cards and a seashell-shaped gift bag, download the free templates here, to get a head start on your next papercraft project. You can also use the free fairground printables from… Continue reading

Free hot-air balloon printables from Papercraft Inspirations 175

Capture the excitement of taking to the skies in a colourful hot-air balloon or light aircraft! Vicky Bailey has created gorgeous cards that make full use of these delightful hot-air balloon printables, designed by Rhiannon Bull for Papercraft Inspirations 175. Using layers of printables helps create lots of lovely dimension, and having some of the elements… Continue reading

Free valentines paper from Papercraft Inspirations 174

Romance is in the air! For Valentine’s Day, send sweet notes with this gorgeous collection of valentines paper, toppers and sentiments designed by Jenny Ellory for Papercraft Inspirations 174. Valentine’s Day is perfect for telling someone how much they mean to you. Whether it’s your partner, a treasured friend or family member, let the people who… Continue reading

Valentine’s card ideas and free downloads

If you’re feeling the love and want to create some special cards and greetings – whether it’s for a partner, someone you secretly admire, or you just want to let friends and family know how much they mean to you – we’ve got loads of great Valentine’s card ideas and projects to get you started, including free downloads!… Continue reading

Free vintage sewing printables from Papercraft Inspirations 173

These beautiful vintage sewing free printables were designed by Emily Waite for Papercraft Inspirations 173, and include themed papers, toppers and sentiments that are perfect for those in your life who love haberdashery, cross-stitch or just being crafty! We love all things vintage and retro, as they bring a lovely sense of stylish nostalgia to any project. The pretty… Continue reading

Vintage letter free printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 173

Despite the speed and convenience of modern-day email and text messages, there’s still something a little bit special and exciting about receiving a handwritten letter or card among the usual pile of household bills and junk mail that land in your hallway. A heartfelt note wishing someone happy birthday, or simply saying ‘hello’, is something… Continue reading

Free card making templates from Papercraft Inspirations 173

Download our free templates from Papercraft Inspirations 173, to give you a head start with your papercrafting! Get ideas for shaped cards, framed art for your home, and amazing 3D dioramas (shown above)! Love this beehive card? Take a look at more of our fantastic bee-themed shaped cards and free templates. Watch our YouTube video to… Continue reading

Free Christmas penguin printables from Papercraft Inspirations 172

These super-cute penguin printables – from Papercraft Inspirations 172 – are ideal for recipients of all ages. These designs feature interactive slider elements to add some clever movement to your cards, too – making them all the more fun to receive! Enjoy adding cuddly penguins, pretty Christmas trees, snowy papers and sentiments to your creations…. Continue reading

Free gingerbread printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 172

Set aside your cookie cutters, grab a pair of scissors and these free gingerbread printables from Papercraft Inspirations 172, then start making some deliciously cute homemade Christmas cards! With plenty of festive patterned papers and seasonal toppers, you can have lots of fun coming up with different combinations and designs that’ll really hit the crafting… Continue reading

Free Christmas wreath printables from Papercraft Inspirations 171

Use our free Christmas wreath printables, from Papercraft Inspirations 171, on your homemade cards, to add some festive cheer! With lots of cards to make at Christmas, it’s great to have quick designs in the bag that will help you whip up a batch in next to no time! Yet you still want them to look good enough… Continue reading

Cute wintry free papers from Papercraft Inspirations 171

This collection of winter free papers, from Papercraft Inspirations 171, comes with cute penguins, polar bears and reindeers in colourful knitwear! Ideal for Christmas cards, winter birthdays and more, these sweet characters are sure to warm your recipient’s heart! Mix and match these designs with our fantastic wool-themed free printables from issue 163, which come… Continue reading

Free colouring sheets from Millie Marotta’s latest colouring book

Millie Marotta’s latest colouring book, Beautiful Birds and Treetop Treasures, is full of gorgeous designs, featuring everything from hummingbirds and bullfinches to koalas and red squirrels. Colour in the wonderfully detailed, intricate patterns to create some fabulous end results that capture the flora and fauna of woodlands and rainforests across the globe. Animal lovers will cherish… Continue reading

Christmas free papers from Papercraft Inspirations 170

Decorating Christmas trees with glinting baubles, shining stars and sprigs of holly is a tradition that many people look forward to as 25th December creeps ever closer. With this collection of Christmas free papers and toppers designed by Jenny Ellory for Papercraft Inspirations 170, you can have fun adding all these elements to your cards, too! Here,… Continue reading

Free Christmas printables – perfect for festive cards, gift tags & more!

free art deco card printables

Whatever time of year you start your festive crafting and card making, our fantastic collections of FREE Christmas printables will help you get a head start on your projects. Download printable papers and toppers in a range of styles for your handmade cards and more! Whether you prefer traditional retro designs or cute contemporary cards,… Continue reading

Free card making templates from Papercraft Inspirations 170

Make spine-tingling Halloween cards and cool Christmas projects, using our free templates from Papercraft Inspirations 170. Find a cute Christmas cracker gift box template, too! 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… Continue reading

Baking free printables and card making templates

Free baking printables issue 153

Fans of The Great British Bake Off, Mrs Beeton and other baking greats, will love receiving one of these culinary cards. Download our collections of free papers, templates and printables, and you’ll soon be whipping up a batch of handmade cards fit for Mary Berry herself! Put your papercrafting skills to good use (there should be plenty of… Continue reading

Free papercraft whale template

Have you had a go at making 3D papercraft models? These fab projects make great decorations around the home. To get you started, download this free whale template from Paper Pet Shop! You can also use our special promotional code ‘inspirations17’ to get a 30% discount on all online templates from Paper Pet Shop. From 3D… Continue reading

Free card making templates from Papercraft Inspirations 169

Download our free card making templates from Papercraft Inspirations 169. Find lots of great papercraft ideas in the issue, including Diwali iris-folding cards, fairy-tale-princess projects, and trapeze cards. There’s also templates for gift boxes and a squirrel card topper! How to download free templates To download the templates, click on the one you want, to enlarge it, then drag and… Continue reading

Autumn free papers from Papercraft Inspirations 169

Our awesome autumn free papers, from Papercraft Inspirations 169, replicate the joys of the season, with pretty patterned papers and individual leaf toppers. The crisp rustle of leaves underfoot is one of the many delights of autumn, as the ground becomes paved in gold, orange and rust-red foliage – use the fall toppers for découpage designs… Continue reading

Best bird card ideas using our free downloads

Make your own handmade bird cards using these fantastic ideas and free downloads – they’re perfect for birthdays, anniversaries, Valentine’s Day and much more! From tropical flamingos and wise owls to graceful swans and sweet songbirds, cards featuring our fabulous feathery friends are super-cute and hugely on trend. Download our free printables and handy card-making templates, to get… Continue reading

Free afternoon tea papers from Papercraft Inspirations 168

Delicate china teacups perched daintily on little saucers, vintage-style teapots and a touch of florals here and there, these free afternoon tea papers by Jenny Ellory embody the elegance and decadence of this delightful pastime! The wonderful feminine designs from Papercraft Inspirations 168 are perfect for ladies who lunch, or those who enjoy the simple… Continue reading

Free card making templates from Papercraft Inspirations 168

Download our free templates from Papercraft Inspirations 168. Discover lots of great papercraft ideas in the issue, including shaped cards, and cute gift boxes! How to download 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 more free… Continue reading

Vintage printables for papercrafts

Vintage Sewing cards from Papercraft Inspirations 155

We love all things retro, from Art Deco designs to fabulous 50s artwork. Here, you’ll find loads of free vintage-style printables, perfect for handmade birthday cards, Valentine’s Day, Christmas cards and more! This stylish imagery is also perfect for scrapbooking and découpage makes. Download the free printables and start making retro cards today – there… Continue reading