Top 10 Cardmaking Kits: May 2018
This month’s round-up of our favourite cardmaking kits has something for everyone, whether your passion is nature-inspired crafts, or high-fashion glamour! We’ve beautiful woodland prints, retro game inspired creations, a motley crew of tongue-in-cheek vegetables, and everything in between. From the soft and subdued to the bold and beautiful, we explore every spring colourscheme going, and discover exciting ways to add layers and textures to your cards with ease… as well as envelope making essentials!
A soft summery colourscheme combined with gorgeous floral imagery makes this breezy and beautiful card kit a must-have for this time of year. Indulge in gorgeous pastel prints and embellishments, and craft cards for spring birthdays, summer weddings and more. If soft elegance is your style, you’ll just love the way the elements of this kit combine to produce projects that ooze sophistication!
9. My Paper Stash Sending Words to Friends Paper kit and Bobbins and Yarns with Hugs and Kisses Game:
Many of the most modern computer games and apps still hark back to the classic games played amongst friends in years gone by. Why? Because their popularity never fades, from one generation to the next! Which is what makes this retro fun and games themed card kit a must-have for every cardmaker. No matter who you’re making a card for, there’s bound to be a design in this gorgeous kit that they’ll love… and they’ll love it even more when you personalise it with their name, age and other details!
Featuring three individual sets – En Vogue, Bath Salts and Bouquets, and Celebrations – in one epic cardmaking bundle, the Champagne Chic Collection from Kanban is a fabulous investment at a fabulous price! Jam-packed with foiled and die-cut toppers as well as textured card and inserts, this stunning set will add instant glamour to all your celebratory makes, no matter what the occasion.
Featuring beautiful bouquets, spotted wellingtons, gardening tools and even garden wildlife, this gorgeous cardmaking bundle from Hunkydory is the perfect way to inject your projects with bold colour and cheerful prints! The garden themed artwork throughout this set makes it perfect for creating retirement cards, new home cards, birthday cards for your green-fingered friends, and more.
Packed with everything you need to create beautiful greeting cards, scrapbooks, stationery and more, this gorgeous collection from Fabscraps allows you to run riot with creativity! The included Foamiran Kit enables you to create stunning life-like flowers which can be accented with pearls and rhinestones, plus you’ll also receive an easy-to-use and reusable envelope stencil so you can create your own envelopes. Experiment with silicone stamps, printed papers and more, and craft worldly designs filled with dreams of faraway lands!
The perfect combination of cute and contemporary, this adorable collection from Hunkydory is bound to raise smiles! Play with hedgehogs, bunnies, foxes and deer amidst pretty natural surroundings, as you get creative with an incredible 139 intricately die-cut elements! A stunning concept card collection as well as papers, inserts and more will equip you with everything you need to create some truly impressive pop up cards, as well as other crafty creations! Why craft alone, when you can cover your craft table with all these gorgeous creatures?!
Consistently high achievers in the humour card industry, Violent Veg have now arrived at Create and Craft! And we must say, these risqué characters have been a huge hit at Create and Craft HQ! A quirky combination of bold colour and cheeky humour, these fantastic vegetables come to you in the form of decoupage, printed papers, toppers and more – and they’re packed with attitude! If you know someone who’d appreciate a giggle, then creating them a Violent Veg card is definitely the way to go!
Calling all crafty fashionistas! Bursting with glamour, this gorgeous card making kit is about as stylish as they come. A fantastic way to combine two crafty passions – fashion and papercraft – this kit is jam-packed with foiled and die-cut toppers as well as printed background sheets and inserts, so you can produce something expertly co-ordinated with ease.
‘If there’s no chocolate in heaven, I’m not going!’ As soon as we saw this sentiment beautifully printed within this delicious crafting kit, we just knew it had to make the Top 10! There’s only one thing that can make an afternoon spent crafting any more enjoyable… and that’s an afternoon spent crafting WITH CHOCOLATE! Not only is chocolate one of our favourite things and absolutely worthy of celebration, but we also loved the sumptuous colour scheme across this pretty collection of toppers, inserts and background cards.
Floating in on a beautiful Lavender Breeze is this stunning collection from FabScraps. Within it, you’ll find a fabulous variety of goodies, including stencils, stickers, chipboard designs, embellishments, papers and more. The only limit is your imagination when it comes to getting creative with this lot! Think elegant cards, show-stopping invitations, scrapbook layouts to be proud of… and whatever else you can dream up!