Issue 127 On Sale Now!
Christmas crafting is well underway here at PaperCrafter, mirrored in this month’s spectacular shaker card kit – we can’t wait for you to get your hands on it! You’ll also get your hands on an abundance of Christmas market themed papers inspired by our Editor’s memorable childhood visit to Prague. If you feel like you’re lacking inspiration as the weather cools then we’ve got you covered with a designated feature on how to mix up your greetings! Our streetwise digi stamps are on hand to help too, and they’re beginner friendly so anyone can give them a go. Not forgetting all the ways we’re helping you to supercharge your skills – from demonstrating ways with washi tape to a die-cut frame masterclass, this issue will make you not want to leave your craft room! We’re even letting you listen in on our chat with Brooklyn-based artist Lotta Jansdotter, and giving you the chance to win £1,000 worth of sought-after goodies. So put down your scissors and patterned paper, and run along to your local supermarket to get your copy!
1. 53-piece shaker card kit
Make your cards stand out from the crowd this year with our shaker card kit! It includes two card blanks, six festive papers, 41 die-cut pieces, 3D foam pads, glitter, a circle template and a snowman die! Are you as excited as we are?
2. Christmas village digi stamps
Designed by the lovely Colette Smith, these Christmas village digis are suitable for even the newest of crafters. They provide the perfect opportunity to invite an amateurish friend over for a cardmaking afternoon.
3. Christmas market paper collection
Brought to you by Alice Potter, this month’s carefully-picked paper selection carries several symbolisms of Prague’s Old Town Square. Start making with these and picture yourself with a mulled wine in hand, indulging in a doughnut cone (or two!) and you’ll be in absolute bliss.
4. Exclusive interviews!
Lotta Jansdotter’s designs are described as ‘organic, playful and timeless’ and this shows through in her new book Paper, Pattern, Play. We find out how she creates her designs, her childhood crafting memories and journey back to when her love of paper began.
5. £1,000 worth of prizes to be won!
Enter to be in with the chance of winning prizes from Hunkydory, Fiskars and many many more!