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Mad for Metallics; Stay on Top of Crafting Trends

Mad for Metallics; Stay on Top of Crafting Trends

One of the top trends for crafting in 2017 is metallics. This mesmerising effect is somewhat hypnotic; not only does it dazzle us crafters and our recipients with its brilliant shine, but it also adds a luxurious feel to practically any project. Metallics are, without a doubt, stunning. So why not make a bigger statement in your craft projects with top-of-the-trends metallic cardstock, papers, die-cuts, texture creams, ink pads, rub-ons, and other lustrous products?

Today, we thought we’d bring you a countdown of the top metallic craft products at Create and Craft. We stock hundreds of metallics – the diversity is unreal – but we’ve narrowed our search to our top 10 favourite craft products. It doesn’t matter if you’re a cardmaker, you love scrapbooking or you prefer other papercrafts, there’ll be something on this list for you.

1. Kanban A5 Metallic Foiled Card Stash

60 sheets of pure awesomeness. Add incredible sparkle to your projects with holographic effects, matt bases with foiled designs, mirror sheets and other amazing metallic designs.

2. Create and Craft Embossed Metallic Card

Create a stunning array of glamorous papercraft creations with 24 sheets of bold embossed and metallic cardstock in several colours. This one is eye-catching – and then some!

3. Art-C Fine Grained Matte Metallic Texture Cream

Why stick to the conventional means of texturising paper? This cream is suitable for practically any surface, providing an amazing metallic and textured finish every single time.

4. Cricut Metallic Vinyl Sampler

Customise anything from home décor signs to mobile phones with 6 sheets of 12″ x 12″ metallic vinyl in silver, platinum, gold, bronze, ocean and blush hues. Astounding!

5. docrafts Metallic Cardmaking and Scrapbooking Collection

Bring opulent luxury to your papercrafting stash; this collection contains a vast array of metallic elements. Discover super-shiny papers, tags, wooden letters, tiles and brads.

6. Create and Craft Plethora of Patterns Metallic Card

This must-have pack offers 36 sheets of vibrant A4 card in a range of fun designs – all of which are metallic! Discover bubbles, swirls, zig-zag and honeycomb patterns in six colours.

7. Kanban Crafty Windows Metallics

Create luxurious boxes, cards, craft bags and other projects with this stunning metallic collection of gold and silver die-cut mats, absolutely bursting with creative opportunity!

8. Rare Earth Metallic Pigment Ink Pad

This metallic ink pad uses water-based, pigment-rich ink that’s slow drying, making it the perfect choice for heat embossing. You can even choose from four striking colourways!

9. BoBunny Metallic Foil Rub-On Variety Pack

Add instant sparkle and shine to a range of projects with metallic foil rub-ons in silver, gold and copper hues. Fun fact: copper has been named as the top metallic colour of the year!

10. Altenew Frosty Pink Metallic Shimmer

Spray a gorgeous shimmery finish onto your craft projects with metallic ink spray. You’ll get a professional finish, a touch of radiance, and a remarkable metallic frosty pink shine!

What’s your favourite metallic craft product? We’d love to hear your opinion. Let us know on Facebook or Twitter, or leave us a comment on the blog below!



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