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 birthdays, afternoon-tea invites and much more! Put your papercrafting skills to good use (there should… 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

Vintage Sewing free printables from issue 155

Vintage Sewing cards from Papercraft Inspirations 155

Charm your friends with these elegant vintage sewing cards designed by Vicky Bailey. Combine these beautiful free printables by Esther Curtis to make lots of stylish looks sure to please your sewing pals. Pair the mannequins and sewing machines with a scatter of fussy-cut butterflies and bows embellished with a cluster of paper flowers. Layer… Continue reading

Cute Camping free papers from Papercraft Inspirations 155

Cute camping free digital papers 155

Pitch up and make some adorable cards with these fantastic Cute Camping free digital papers, toppers and sentiments designed by Naomi Skinner. Sarah Jackman-Read has created these lovely cards that can be adapted to lots of occasions and would be perfect to make cards for all of your outdoorsy friends. They give a taste of… Continue reading

Make a Summer Kite birthday card with our free papers

Summer Kite birthday card

Use Jenny Ellory’s beautiful Summer Kite free papers from issue 153 to make this sweet card – perfect for a summer birthday! Follow the steps below to make your own version. It’s quick and easy to make, which is ideal when you need to whip up a card in a hurry. Don’t forget to share… Continue reading

Free ice cream printables and templates

PIN 141 ice cream card

Scoop up all of your favourite flavours to craft loads of delicious ice cream cards this summer using our free ice cream printables, papers and templates. Whether you’re longing for baking summer days on the beach or simply craving something sweet to make, these ideas are sure to satisfy you. Ice cream waterfall card (pictured… Continue reading

Fruit Salad free digital papers – Papercraft Inspirations 154

Fruit Salad free digital papers – Papercraft Inspirations magazine download

Jenny Ellory’s beautiful Fruit Salad free digital paper designs look so delicious that we think they definitely should count as one of our five-a-day. Whether you’re slicing papers to make a pretty pear card or choosing glossy cherry toppers, you can’t help feeling cheerful when making these vibrant designs. Click here to see what you… Continue reading

Summer Kite free digital papers from Papercraft Inspirations 153

Summer kite free digital papers

Jenny Ellory has lifted our spirits with these gorgeous Summer Kite free digital papers, which can be used in lots of different combinations to make a collection of truly scrumptious cards. Make large kite cards edged with wavy ric-rac ribbon and finished with an adorable rainbow ribbon tail. You can also use the papers in… Continue reading

Free baking printables from issue 153

Free baking printables issue 153

Create a batch of truly scrumptious cards with Naomi Skinner’s gorgeous free baking printables. We’ve been indulging our sweet tooth this month with these delicious cards and gift bag designed by Vicky Bailey.  The joy of printables is that you can piece them together in any way you like to make your own designs without… Continue reading

Gardening free printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 152

Papercraft Inspirations 153 gardening printables

We all know someone who likes spending their free time pottering around the garden, digging up the allotment or hiding in their beloved sanctuary – the garden shed. Vicky Bailey’s been busy raising up some beautiful shed-inspired cards to suit gardeners who love to spend time outdoors in the fresh air. You’ll have great fun… Continue reading

Vintage racing car free printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 152

Vintage racing cars free printable papers

Head for the open road with these beautiful vintage racing car free printable papers and cards, designed by Jenny Ellory – you can almost feel the wind in your hair! We think these would be ideal for all of your Father’s Day makes – why not make a gift box to match? Take a look… Continue reading

Free bicycle-themed summery printables from Papercraft Inspirations 151

Free bicycle printables from Papercraft Inspirations issue 151

These beautiful bicycle printables designed by Naomi Skinner have put a spring in our step – we just can’t wait to piece together some pretty bike cards. Love these designs? Take a look at more fantastic summer card ideas using our free downloads! Don’t forget to email us with your pictures or share them with… Continue reading

Free birthday printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 151

Birthday cards made using free papers from Papercraft Inspirations magazine issue 151

Make some truly brilliant cards with these free-to-download birthday printable papers! We all know someone who deserves a homemade card adorned with sweet cupcakes, so use these delicious designs by Jenny Ellory to whip up some very special creations. With coloured and patterned papers, you can make loads of great birthday cards, party invites and more!… Continue reading

Free Easter egg printables from Papercraft Inspirations 150

Pretty Easter egg basket from Papercraft Inspirations 150

Vicky Bailey has cooked up some fabulous cards using Naomi Hocking’s pretty free Easter egg printables from Papercraft Inspirations 150. Spring has truly sprung and Vicky’s found some brilliant seasonal inspiration for her sweet Easter makes. With her clever card ideas, you’re bound to want to make eggcellent Easter cards by the dozen! One of… Continue reading