Christmas blog party 2013: WIN a Sizzix Big Shot and Sizzlits Die!

Loved Peter Hughes’ gorgeous Christmas wreath project? Well thanks to Sizzix, here’s a chance to win the Holiday Greenery Sizzlits Die that Peter used to make the wreath PLUS a Sizzix Big Shot Die-Cutting machine!! That’s a prize worth over £100! For your chance to win this great prize, simply click here to enter. This… Continue reading

Christmas blog party 2013: Christmas wreath project from Sizzix

Peter Hughes, from Sizzix, introduces this project: “Welcome to the Sizzix segment of the Blog Party! Wasn’t sure whether I should bring a bottle or not? We love Christmas here at Sizzix, none more than my good self as it just happens to be my birthday slap, bang on the 25th so I’m in the… Continue reading

Perfect poinsettias from issue 119 of Papercraft inspirations

How gorgeous are these three poinsettia makes from issue 119 of Papercraft inspirations? They each use a Sizzix Large Sizzlit Die designed by Brenda Walton and are all super-easy to put together. For further details on how to make them and for even more fantastic festive projects (including a fabulous paper wreath designed by Zoe… Continue reading

Sizzix Download Day: FREE Happily Ever After gift wrap project!

Once you’ve made a card using the exclusive free Sizzix papers and embellishment printables and one of the free projects we posted earlier (find them here and here), it’s time to start crafting a gift bag for the happy couple to unwrap on their big day! Follow the step-by-step instructions below to create yours!  … Continue reading

Sizzix Download Day: FREE wicker heart wedding decoration project!

This decorated wicker heart will make a great wedding present or wedding decoration for your own big day. It’d even make a lovely gift for a loved one, and it’s so easy to make with some simple Sizzix dies, your exclusive free Sizzix papers and embellishments and some sparkly self-adhesive pearls!        … Continue reading

Sizzix Download Day: FREE wedding card project!

  Summer is prime time for weddings and nothing says congratulations like a handmade card for the newlyweds. This one has been designed by Sizzix especially for Papercraft inspirations using the exclusive free papers and embellishments. To get your free papers and embellishments, click here. See below for full step-by-step instructions for making this gorgeous card! … Continue reading

Sizzix Download Day: FREE papers and embellishments!

To kick off the super Sizzix Download Day, we’ve got all the papers and embellishments you’ll need to make the four projects that we’ll be posting throughout the day. To find out more about the Sizzix Download Day, click here, or follow the links below to get your free printable papers and embellishments! ? Toppers… Continue reading

Welcome to the Sizzix Download Day!

We’ve teamed up with our friends at Sizzix to bring you a day full of fabulous free downloads and papery projects with a wonderful wedding theme! We’ll be putting up five posts on our blog today, with six free papers, 18 toppers and two borders for you to download, as well as step-by-step instructions for… Continue reading

Sizzix Sunday: Win a new design Big Shot AND lots of Susan's Garden goodies!

It’s Sizzix Sunday again, and this month we’ve teamed up with Sizzix to bring you an amazing competition!  We can’t get enough of the new Susan’s Garden die collection by Susan Tierney-Cockburn. It’s bursting with gorgeous dimensional flower designs that look so realistic! If you can’t wait to get your hands on the new collection,… Continue reading

Special Sizzix Sunday free project AND Big Shot giveaway!

To kick off the third and final day of our blog party, we’ve teamed up with Sizzix to bring you this gorgeous bonus project, and a fab giveaway including a Big Shot starter kit (including a Big Shot machine!) and one of the dies you need to make this gorgeous Easter gift bag!  To get… Continue reading

Join in the make-and-take sessions at the Spring Knitting and Stitching Show!

The Spring Knitting and Stitching Show kicks off today and we’re so excited to meet you all! We’ve been working hard at Papercraft HQ to find the perfect project to demo at our make-and-take sessions and we simply couldn’t resist this amazing pop-up cupcake card!  If you weren’t able to make the show or you… 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 FREE Sizzix project sheets when you vote in their Christmas Designer Challenge!

If you’re struggling for inspiration for your last minute Christmas crafting – look no further than the Sizzix Christmas Designer Challenge! This weeks theme is tags, and you’re sure to find a design that you can’t wait to craft and pop on your gifts! Click read more to find out how to get your free… Continue reading

Get involved in the Sizzix Autumn Designer Challenge for fab free project sheets!

Autumn is slowly creeping up on us, and although we don’t welcome the chilly weather, we adore the autumnal tones. The Sizzix Autumn Designer Challenge has lots of inspirational ways to incorporate the early Autumn colours in your card making with their fabulous free project sheets. Four designers have all created a range of autumnal… Continue reading