Make the cutest bunting with your free Sweet Memories paper pack!

We’ve been crafting for next week’s Spring Knitting and Stitching Show at Papercraft HQ – and while the rest of the team are working on the bunting for our stand, our Production Assistant, Sophie, was creating this super-cute bunting using the free Sweet Memories paper pack from issue 110 of Papercraft inspirations.      … Continue reading

Get the latest issues of Papercraft inspirations for just 99p on Google Play!

To celebrate Google Play’s first birthday, we’re offering our lovely digital readers the latest issues of Papercraft inspirations for just 99p! This offer is UK only and is running from the 6th-13th March. Click here to visit the Google Play store to download your digital editions 🙂

Take a look behind the scenes of issue 111 with this sneak peek!

We’ve been super busy getting our April issue ready to go to press this week and we couldn’t possibly wait until the on sale date to share it with you! So we’ve got a little sneak peek of what’s to come in issue 111.  It’s on sale on 14th March, so be sure to grab… Continue reading

Looking for a special gift for Mother's Day?

Mother’s Day will be here before you know it, so on 10th March why not treat your Mum to a gift she can enjoy all year? When you take out a subscription to Papercraft inspirations you’ll…  – Save up to 40% on the cover price – Get a free gift with every issue – Have… Continue reading

Give your cards some extra sparkle with the new Hunkydory Shimmering Watercolours from Cardcraft Plus!

If you love your cards to have lots of sparkle and glamour, then you’re going to love the brand new Hunkydory Shimmering Watercolours collection from Cardcraft Plus. The gorgeous range has Diamond Sparkles glitter encapsulated in varnish on the papers and toppers to assure that you won’t lose any of the fabulous shimmer or shine…. Continue reading

Get 50% off an amazing crafty bundle from Fantastic Ribbons!

Our friends over at Fantastic Ribbons have put together a fabulous bundle of papercrafting ribbon along with two lots of buttons, a bag of mixed pink tones and a brand new bright mixed one called harlequin. The set includes 14 rolls of ribbon in a mix of candy colours including spotty grosgrains, zesty satin-edged organzas… Continue reading

It’s showtime at the Spring Knitting & Stitching Show!

  Fancy meeting the Papercraft inspirations team for some crafty gossip and a fab make-and-take? Come along to the Spring Knitting & Stitching show from 14-17th March 2013 at London’s Olympia II. Our friends at Cross Stitcher, The Knitter, and Simply Crochet will also be there showing you all the top tips for crafting! There’ll… Continue reading

Like us on Facebook to get gorgeous vintage-style free papers!

If you want to be the first to find out about our favourite papercrafting goodies, enter exclusive competitions and chat with other like-minded papercrafters, then join us on Facebook! When you like us, you’ll be able to download a fabulous set of printable papers to use on your cards and crafts! Head over to our… Continue reading

Issue 110 of Papercraft inspirations hits the shops today!

We’ve been so excited about sharing issue 110 with you at Papercraft HQ! Our March issue is jam-packed full of amazing projects for Mother’s Day, Easter and all sorts of other occasions. We especially love Angela Poole’s gorgeous bouquet printable kit, which includes nine patterned papers, 24 different flowers and foliage illustrations, two vases, a watering… Continue reading

Sizzix Sunday: Free project sheets from Paula Pascual!

Paula Pascual has teamed teamed up with Sizzix to launch her brand new Fresh Moments collection. It hit the shops in January and we can’t get enough of it! It’s great for all sorts of occasions all year round, and to show you how useable it is, Sizzix are giving you free project sheets!  Paula… Continue reading

Get fab free vintage-inspired printable papers when you like us on Facebook!

To get your free papers, visit our Facebook page, click on the ‘Your free papers’ tab, like our page and voila! The gorgeous printable papers are all yours to download and use in whatever way you like 🙂 Enjoy! 

Download Angela Poole’s beautiful bouquet printable kit!

We can’t get enough of Angela Poole’s gorgeous bouquet cards in issue 110 of Papercraft inspirations. They’re simply perfect for Mother’s Day, but they’ll also make beautiful cards for lots of different occasions. Angela’s created an amazing printable kit, exclusive to Papercraft inspirations! The kit includes nine patterned papers, 24 different flowers and foliage illustrations,… Continue reading

Win tickets for the Creative Crafts Show in Belfast!

  The Creative Crafts Show is coming to Kings Hall Complex, Belfast on 18-20th April 2013. It’s the perfect opportunity to stock up on lots of quality crafty goodies for all sorts of hobbies, including cross stitch, sewing, card making, knitting, scrapbooking and more! An extensive Workshop Programme will keep you entertained during the day,… Continue reading

Win a Hunkydory Crafts luxury card collection!

  Step into the world of Midnight Elegance with this luxury card collection from Hunkydory Crafts. The lovely people from Hunkydory are giving away 10 of their Midnight Elegance kits which feature over 300 intricately foiled and die-cut elements.  This kit offers a stunning contrast between light and dark by using beautiful bright textured foils… Continue reading

Win tickets to the Big Stamp and Scrapbooking Show in London!

  The April Big Stamp and Scrapbooking Show at Alexandra Palace, North London, offers the perfect chance to top up on craft supplies, spot the latest trends and learn new techniques! The show features over 50 papercraft retailers exhibiting all manor of craft goodies, plus there are loads of free craft demos to watch! We’ve… Continue reading

Save 20% at Crafter's Companion!

The Crafter’s Companion website is packed with thousands of products to suit all kinds of papercrafters! Whether it’s essentials, such as card, adhesives or cutting tools, or your favourite colours in the Spectrum Noir range of professional pens, this exclusive offer from Crafter’s Companion gives a whopping 20% discount on their huge range of products…. Continue reading

25 Sarah Hurley digital papercraft kits to be won!

  Here at Papercraft HQ, we love Sarah Hurley’s cute and cheerful range of papercrafting goodies. Many of her rangers are only available as digital downloads, so you can print out and get crafting at the click of a mouse! Visit her website at to check out the full ranges. We’ve got 25 Curio… Continue reading

Win seasonal stamps and stash from Stampin' Up!

We’ve teamed up with Stampin’ Up! to offer 10 prize bundles worth over £103 each, featuring fab stamp sets, papers, ink pads, ribbons and card!  Each prize includes:  ? Dapper Dad, Beyond Plaid and Amazing Family wood-mouted stamps ? Parker’s Patterns and Designer Series paper packs ? Natural Trim and Midnight Muse ribbons ? Regals… Continue reading

CHA round-up!

Angela’s back in the UK, but we’re still ooo-ing and ahh-ing over the photos from her time at CHA in Los Angeles – and we couldn’t wait to share them with you all!    Angela was fortunate enough to meet the lovely Amy Locurto of Living Locurto. Her bright and colourful collection is simply perfect for… Continue reading

Keep up with the trends from CHA!

We’ve sent Angela Poole all the way out to California to give you a sneak peek at what’s hot this year at the huge CHA craft show. Take a look at these beautiful ideas from Cosmo Cricket! Give your scrapbook a personal touch with these tiny embellishments.  Card making is also on the agenda. Send… Continue reading

Papercraft hits CHA!

Our lovely Angela Poole has arrived at CHA! We’ve been patiently waiting for her emails with the hottest papercraft trends from one of the world’s biggest craft trade shows. We can’t get enough of the amazing Bella Boulevard paper wedding dress that she sent us photos of over the weekend. It’s absolutely incredible – we… Continue reading

Papercraft inspirations goes to CHA!

Yesterday we waved goodbye to Angela Poole as she jetted off to Los Angeles to attend the Craft and Hobby Association trade show! While she’s over there she’s going to be meeting up with people from our favourite brands and scouting out the hottest new papercrafting products to share with us when she gets back…. Continue reading

Spring Knitting & Stitching Show tickets up for grabs!

  The Spring Knitting and Stitching Show 2013, 14-17th March at Olympa II London, promises to be a great day out! With over 180 craft stands, you can stock up on stash, pick up some new skills – and meet the Papercraft inspirations team! Read our news story on page 11 for more details about… Continue reading

Win Pink Petticoat printable papers!

  Pink Petticoat offer a stunning range of stylish digital paper, stamps and sentiments, in a wide variety of gorgeous designs, suitable for every occasion! The ranges include plenty of pretty floral designs, such as Vintage Rose that would be perfect for Valentine’s Day cards – and each can be downloaded and printed out instantly!… Continue reading

Hobbycrafts Show tickets to be won!

  The Hobbycrafts Show, together with Creative Stitches, Fashion & Embroidery Shows is coming to ExCel London for the very first time, from 4-6th April 2012. The show will be packed with all the latest supplies, ideas and innovations in the creative crafting world. There’ll be a packed programme of free workshops, demos, and talks… Continue reading

Win glitter and glue sets!

  3-in-1 Advanced Craft Glue is an ideal glue for card makers! It dries crystal clear, has instant grab and has a fast drying time. Fitted with a Beacon fine tip nozzle, it’s the perfect partner for Glitter Slivers, which are perfect for glamming up your designs with a sparkling touch! Visit to find… Continue reading

Papercraft inspirations is now available through Google Play!

  Want to get Papercraft inspirations on your Android mobile phone or tablet? It’s now available through Google Play! It’s so quick and easy to download the latest digital issues or subscribe to Papercraft inspirations, and the best thing is that it’s instant! No more waiting for your issue to come through the letterbox!  You can… Continue reading

GIVEAWAY: Win one of two sets of Stampin' Up! Snow Swirled stamps!

  We can’t believe our big Christmas blog party is almost over! It’s been a great week, and we hope that you’ve enjoyed it! We’ve got one last giveaway for you, and it’s two sets of gorgeous Snow Swirl stamps from our friends over at Stampin’ Up!. The gorgeous wood-mounted stamp set includes six stamps… Continue reading

GIVEAWAY: Win IndigoBlu goodies and get a FREE stamp when you order online!

To help you get in the Christmas spirit, our friends over at IndigoBlu are giving you an early Christmas present. When you shop online, enter the code ‘PIBLOG’ at the check out to receive a small Twit Twoo stamp absolutely free! They’ve also got a fab giveaway for you! Six lucky winners will receive either… Continue reading

GIVEAWAY: 50 Scrapbook Inspirations books by Shimelle Laine!

This is our biggest blog giveaway yet! We’re giving 50 lucky readers the chance to win the amazing Scrapbook Inspirations Ideas Book worth £9.99! The book is by one of our favourite scrapbookers, Shimelle Laine, and it’s jam-packed full of inspiration for getting your photos and memories down on paper. With great layouts and fab… Continue reading