CS78, PE181, DCE59 – Competitions and Giveaways

2nd November 2019


CS78, PE181, DCE59 – Competitions and Giveaways

Winter crafting fever has hit Practical HQ this month with this trio of magazines having a winter theme to them! Available at your local supermarket, craft store and online at More Mags and CraftStash from 7th for Creative Stamping and Papercraft Essentials and 21st November for Die-cutting Essentials – find your local stockist here. We’ve got over £17,000 of awesome prizes from all your favourite brands, as well as a chance to win a space on our design team, with our annual competition Papercraft Magazine Designer of the Year 2019 – closing date for entries is 5th December, and win your share of £15,000 worth of prizes! Scroll on down to find the competition and giveaway entry form for you chance to win one of this issue’s amazing prizes, and check out this issue’s gift below:

Creative Stamping 78
Papercraft Essentials 181 embossing folder
Papercraft Essentials 181 stamps
Die-cutting Essentials 59

So what can you win this issue?

We all know Christmas crafting is a year-round event for all crafters, so this fab Stampin’ Up prize package for five of you, worth £125 each is the perfect bundle to kick-start 2020 in style.

Coming with two fab stamp sets – Snowman Season and Tiny Keepsakes, both perfect for scene setting, we can also so see the background stamps working wonderfully all year round, especially for masculine makes.

This winter prize package also comes with a fab Mini Curvy Keepsake box die, that would be fab for a party or small celebration gathering any time of year when die-cut in the party colours.

For those wanting to get ahead with their Christmas crafting there are a selection of papers with snowmen, mittens and geometric designs in icy hues with hints of red, which is carried across to the Red Glimmer paper and curly ribbon, also in this bundle.

Our friends at CraftStash are giving you the chance to win one of six £100 vouchers to spend on their exclusive own brands.

So what will you spend your voucher on? If you love die-cutting then maybe you’ll purchase dies from Paula Pascual’s Bright Rosa range, a wonderful array of buildable panels and florals with a modern feel to them, brilliant for makes with a difference.

If creating 3D makes with your dies, then Helen Griffin’s Simply Made Crafts is a must. Expect exploding gift boxes, albums to document life milestones and trips away and box dies, for gift boxes with a difference.

Scene setting has never been easier than with Paper Discovery’s Olga Direktorenko collection. Each die set allows you to build stunning homely scenes, perfect for sending to a loved one who has just bought their first home.

Layered lovers, head to Craftwork Cards collections for papers, stamps and dies to instantly create one-off creations that have drama and the ‘wow’ factor. If you love intricate makes, then there’s nothing quite like the Christina Griffith’s Card Making Magic range, which has box dies, buildable flowers and sentiments to make the recipient treasure forever.

Helen Colebrook’s Everyday Journaling is perfect for not just for classic and bullet journaling but for papercraft projects, as well as wedding planning with her exclusive wedding range.

For more playful and whimsical products, CraftStash has the wonderful Daisy Mae Designs, a tribute to flora and fauna seen across stamps, dies, papers and embossing folders. If you love to create makes with a dose of sass, then Emma Jewell’s Sassy Crafting, adds instant colour and attitude, brilliant for teen makes all year round.

Don’t go anywhere! Scroll on down for more giveaways!

Whether you are wanting to add final details to an envelope, corner details on a card or jazz up your journal and scrapbook pages, this prize package from Trimcraft is perfect with over 10 sticker sets with butterfly, animal, letters and florals, this prize package is perfect for any crafting occasion.

The Paper Boutique has teamed up with Simply Cards and Papercraft to give three lucky readers the opportunity to win one of these exceptional cutting dies worth in £24.99. With frames crafted from cogs, to intricate lace detailed dies, as well as butterflies, there’s something for any occasion in this prize package.

Search Press have given us nine of their stunning origami, kirigami and quilling with this fab Fold, Cut & Curl book by Ayako Brodek and Shannon Voigt. With 75 designs, you will be crafting unique creations with the core techniques explained brilliantly with the step-by-step photographs throughout this awesome book.

Jessie Chui’s Paper Flower Art is one of our favourites to come out this year, and we’ve got four copies to giveaway. Giving you detailed step-by-step guides on how to create everything from anemones to wild roses, to our favourite the chocolate cosmos and ball dahlia. This is one book you are going to want to own for creating timeless bouquets.

Receiving cake will always be one of our favourite things, and with this Lawn Fawn Cake Slice Box die set, this cake will stand the test of time rather than a few minutes. Perfect for gift boxes for weddings and parties, this box is perfect antidote to party bags when filled with sweet treats or trinkets from the celebration.


    Thanks for these great stamps , t have been looking at buying some of these now I have the chance to experiment , and I love the embossing folder too ,

  2. Welshlady

    Always find it hard to know if I'm in the comps or not. Preferred posting them.. fingers crossed I am a d the postie will come a knocking.. x

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