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Take a look inside issue 180 of Papercraft Essentials!

4th October 2019


Take a look inside issue 180 of Papercraft Essentials!

Issue 180 arrives at a large supermarket near you on the 10th October. This issue includes our Luxurious Bauble kit, made up of papers, toppers and foiled cardstock!

Can you believe we’re in October already? If you’re Christmas crafting is in full flow then this is definitely the kit for you! Issue 180 comes with a stunning collection of foiled papers, festive card toppers and sentiments to help you create a set of luxury Christmas cards.


Turn to page 45 to see your kit inspiration. Hilary Mulholland kicks things off with her traditional Christmas cards, while Jo Boland shares her contemporary creations on page 54. Laura Bradley also used your kit to create a range of giftwrap projects on page 50. Plus, we’re sharing our favourite luxury Christmas shopping ideas on pages 49 and 53!


As well as this, issue 180 includes the final instalment in our DIY Christmas series. This issue you can follow Sam Clayton’s step-by-step guide to create a beautiful Christmas wreath! Turn to page 14 for full instructions on how to recreate our stunning cover project…


That’s not all. Issue 180 also includes lots of stash-stretching tips to help you get more from your dies, stamps and even ink! From one-kit Christmas makes to one die set five ways – there’s something for every crafter!


Check out our Facebook or Instagram pages for more sneak peeks into issue 180. Or buy your copy from or, as well as large supermarkets or WHSmith.

Happy papercrafting!



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