Beautiful bird free printables from Papercraft Inspirations 161

As Valentine’s Day creeps ever closer, it can start to feel like there are hearts galore – not least in card making projects! If you’d like something a bit different to make for your loved one on 14th February this year, our printables by Jenny Ellory could be just what you’re looking for. Vicky Bailey… Continue reading

Free printable templates from Papercraft Inspirations issue 148

Valentine's gift box

Get creative with our free printable templates from issue 148 of Papercraft Inspirations magazine, including this stunning Valentine’s gift box. To download your templates, click on your chosen template to enlarge it, then right-click and select ‘print’ or ‘save as’ to store it on your computer for later. Happy crafting!

Hot air balloons free digital stamps

Hot air balloon free printables

These hot air balloons free digital stamps designed by Jenny Ellory offer a fabulous range of Valentine’s card creation possibilities. Digital papers allow you to resize and manipulate the pretty balloons to fit your designs. With this fun hot air balloon card set, you can easily make textured, layered cards for a loved one. Turn… Continue reading

Valentine’s Day free printable papers from issue 148

Valentine's Day card ideas and free papers

February is drawing near and we’re playing Cupid with this collection of Valentine’s Day free printable papers, toppers and greetings designed by Jenny Ellory, because nothing says “I love you” like a personalised, homemade Valentine’s card. We can’t wait to see what you make, so send a snap of your Valentine’s cards to To… Continue reading

Free Romantic Getaways printables from Papercraft inspirations issue 135

Jenny Ellory‘s got a great freebie for you in our February issue – free papers and toppers with your favourite romantic holiday scenes, perfect for Valentine’s Day! Click the thumbnail images below to download your printables now. Happy crafting!    

Valentine weekend card comp winner!

We’ve loved looking at all the fantastic entries to our Valentine Weekend ‘show us your cards’ giveaway! To pick a winner, we assigned each entered card a number, then used a random number generator to select a winner to receive our loved-up goodie bag. So congratulations to… Evi Levett, who emailed us this sweet card… Continue reading

Goodbye & thanks for coming!

Our Valentine Weekend is over! Thanks so much for joining us – we hope you’ve got lots of inspiration for Valentine’s Day crafting. g. Remember you’ve got until 14th February to enter our two competitions – you can show us your makes and enter our online giveaway for the chance to win some fabulous craft… Continue reading

The ultimate valentine card

I love all the valentine ideas we’ve shared over this weekend but I couldn’t let you all leave the party without sharing my all-time favourite design. It’s this delicious little string of hearts dreamed up by designer Angela Poole. It’s simple but oh so lovely! How to make the ultimate valentine Step 1 Take a… Continue reading

Spread the love with three Valentine projects!

We’re thrilled to welcome BasicGrey to our Valentine party. They’ve not come empty handed – in fact they’ve brought three gorgeous card projects to share. So if you’ve got your eye on more than one beau this 14th February BasicGrey have sorted everything for you! Youcan get the new Hopscotch collection of papers here. collection… Continue reading

Send flowers for Valentine's Day!

It’s big and bold and we love it! How about this fabulous ‘I Love You Card’ from Bazzill Basics. Go on, make a big statement for your nearest and dearest! You can find a great selection of Bazzill Basics goodies at Kalulu. KYCFcgf4Qod6jiOGA”>Kalulu. Shopping list Intense Pink (T19-111) • Intense Kiwi (T19-5381) • Sunflowers Medium… Continue reading

WIN craft stash for love looks!

With so much romance in the air, we want to show some love by giving away a goodie bag of our favourite stash for valentines! One lucky reader will win this scrummy collection of papers, embellishments, stamps and more from some of the biggest names in craft – including American Crafts and Making Memories! How… Continue reading

Make a red hot valentine card!

Favourite PaperCraft inspirations designer Enfys Cashmore couldn’t come to our Valentine party (she’s recovering from a very hectic trip to the fabulous CHA show!) but she’s kindly sent along a red hot project for us to try. You can see more of what Enfys gets up to on her very own blog.”>blog. Shopping list… Continue reading

Welcome back – let's get crafting!

It’s the second day of our Valentine Weekend, and we’re bursting with ideas for Valentine’s Day crafting! Coming up, we’ve got more brilliant card ideas from top brands including Bazzill Basics and BasicGrey, plus our own Enfys Cashmore. We’ll have another amazing giveaway for you too, so be sure to keep checking back throughout the… Continue reading

Bye for now – see you tomorrow!

It’s been such an exciting day, filled with lots of gorgeous cards! s! We hope you’re feeling really inspired and have managed to craft up some romantic cards of your own. Don’t forget to share your valentines with us – upload a photo to our Flickr group or email us with the subject line ‘VALENTINE… Continue reading

Create a layered heart Valentine card

When you’ve got fabulous papers like the ones from like the ones from American Crafts, all you need to do is snip, punch and layer them for instant card magic. American Crafts designer, Ann-Marie Morris, has designed this pretty heart-themed card especially for our Valentine party. We’re potty about the ‘Love’ collection of papers she’s… Continue reading

Competition: Show us your valentines!

It’s time to share the love! Show us photos of your Valentine’s Day cards and we’ll randomly pick a winner to receive a goodie bag of love-themed craft stash! h! This stunning prize includes some of our favourite loved-up card making treats from American Crafts! With papers, stamps, stickers, brads and rub-ons, you’ll have plenty… Continue reading

Make a card with a stunning stack of hearts!

Whenever you have a party, make sure that Inspire Me Papers is on your guest list – they always bring a real treat with them. This ‘stack of hearts’ card project is simply delicious and guaranteed to have the desired effect on your Valentine! n your Valentine! Shopping List • 1 x Inspire Me Heart… Continue reading

Save £££s on PaperCraft inspirations magazine!

We’re here to help you find all the Valentine inspiration you need but we can help with other occasions too. We have a very special subscription offer for everyone who comes to our Valentine Weekend – try 3 issues of PaperCraft inspirations? magazine for just £3! Your subscription includes: • 13 issues a year plus… Continue reading

Punch a romantic heart-themed valentine card

You can’t have too many hearts on a Valentine’s Day card, as this gorgeous punched heart medley card from Tonic Studios proves. Punch holes into your actual card blank which you’ve lined with red card, and you’ll get a lovely colour contrast showing through the heart apertures. h the heart apertures. Shopping list Basic Card… Continue reading

Welcome to our Valentine Weekend!

Welcome to our Valentine Weekend, an online party to get your Valentine’s Day makes in gear! The big day is on Monday 14th February, but don’t panic, we’ve got plenty of card ideas for you! Coming up, we’ve got inspirations from some of the hottest names in craft, plus competitions for you to win swoonsome… Continue reading