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 coastal printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 179

For anyone who has spent time along the Cornish coast, this collection of charming coastal printable papers will conjure up memories of fishing villages, pebble-strewn beaches and cheeky seagulls attempting to fly off with your Cornish pasty! Naomi Hocking designed these papers for Papercraft Inspirations 179, and they’re perfect for summery makes, whether you’re familiar… Continue reading

Free coffee printable paper from Papercraft Inspirations 178

Coffee-lovers will adore this collection of printable paper, sentiments and toppers from Papercraft Inspirations 178. Taking time to enjoy a decent cup of coffee and a generously-sized pastry is many people’s ideal way to kick-start the day. From fun sentiments to coffee-cup toppers, this special blend of themed printable paper and embellishments is well suited… 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 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 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

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

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 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

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 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

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

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

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

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

Fairy free papers from Papercraft Inspirations magazine 167

Capture your recipient’s imagination, and inject a little bit of magic into their day, with these spellbinding fairy cards from Papercraft Inspirations 167. With enchanted-garden backing papers, toppers and sentiments, you’ve got everything you need for some dreamy homemade cards, all in the beat of a fairy’s wing. For an extra-special sprinkling of fairy dust, add… Continue reading

Father’s Day card ideas and templates

Take a look at our fantastic Father’s Day card ideas, using our free templates and printables! They’re perfect for showing your dad how much he means to you. Whether you’re looking for ideas to complement dad’s favourite pastime, or simply want to find a nice sentiment, we’ve got some fun homemade card ideas to suit…. 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

Summer fete free papers from Papercraft Inspirations magazine 165

Enjoy using these gorgeous pastel-hued papers by Jenny Ellory to capture the magic of summer fetes on your papercraft projects. With candyfloss tones, sweet bunting and designs good enough to eat, you can’t go wrong with these free papers from issue 165! Whether you spend your time dancing around a maypole, sneaking another slice of homemade… Continue reading

Free papers from Papercraft Inspirations magazine 164

Chocolate, strawberry, banana or vanilla, whatever your favourite flavour, milkshakes conjure up memories of fun-filled childhood days, as well as trendy cafes with grown-up appeal. With enticing summery colours and fun designs, these dreamy milkshake-themed papers by Jenny Ellory are ideal for making birthday cards, party bags, or even just a cheery ‘hello’ to let someone… 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 printable Russian doll papers from Papercraft Inspirations 162

These beautifully contemporary cards are so easy to make with the vibrant Russian doll papers Jenny Ellory has designed. They’re bright and colourful and are the perfect way to celebrate any happy occasion – birthdays, Mother’s Day, new homes, even new babies and christenings! With spring on its way, they’ll inspire you to get crafting… Continue reading

Free Valentine’s printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 161

Show your sweetie how much they mean to you on 14th February with a card made with these adorable Valentine’s printable papers and toppers by Jenny Ellory. Fresh, modern heart prints in vibrant shades of pink and blue make this one super-stylish collection. We also can’t resist a pun here at Pi HQ and so… Continue reading

Traditional Christmas free printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 159

Traditional Christmas free papers from Papercraft Inspirations 159

Jenny Ellory has come up with a wonderful selection of festive cards for these Traditional Christmas free printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 159. They offer a versatile backdrop to any Christmas greetings, and you can mix-and-match them to build impressive Yuletide projects in no time at all. Team the papers with understated toppers in festive reds… Continue reading

Jolly Snowman free papers from Papercraft Inspirations 158

Jolly snowman free papers from Papercraft Inspirations 158

Send warm winter wishes to your friends and family with these Jolly Snowman free papers designed by Jenny Ellory from Papercraft Inspirations 158. We love the way the cool blue and whites work with the cosy Fair Isle design and the Scandi red-and-white motifs. With more than 30 sentiments to add to the mix, you can… Continue reading

Free Winter Woodland Christmas printables from Papercraft Inspirations 157

Add frosty enchantment to your Christmas cards and create wintry cards with these Winter Woodland Christmas printables by Esther Curtis. Vicky Bailey has transformed these watercolour illustrations into four seasonal scenes to inspire your festive card making. She says, “Plain white paper makes great snowy scenes – simply tear the edge and add some glitter…. Continue reading

Merry & Bright free Christmas papers from Papercraft Inspirations 157

Dig out your sewing machine and stitch a batch of beautiful cards using our Merry & Bright Christmas papers, toppers and sentiments, designed by Jenny Ellory. Forget the traditional festive reds and greens – you can add a fresh modern feel to your cards with pinks, purples and yellows. Experiment with layering and add zig-zag… Continue reading

Retro Baking free printables from Papercraft Inspirations issue 156

Retro Baking free printables from Papercraft Inspirations 156

Get your apron on and rustle up a batch of lovely cards using these brilliant retro baking free printables created by Naomi Skinner and find inspiration with Vicky Bailey’s card designs. Kit out your cards with lots of fun printable elements from wooden spoons and spatulas to oven mitts and mixers. The printables combine perfectly with… Continue reading

Country Quilt free digital papers from Papercraft Inspirations 156

Country Quilt free digital papers

We love all things crafty here at Pi HQ, and we’re completely taken with these autumnal Country Quilt papers designed by Jenny Ellory. Piece all the different patchwork textures together to make fabulously-crafted patterns that are perfect for cosy cards. Team these colourful free papers with a sprinkling of button toppers, natural twine and stitched… Continue reading