Monday, 1 September 2014

Foiled Autumn leaves - DT inspiration from Jane

I think there's something about leaves and Autumn themes that particularly lend themselves to foiling - check out DT member Jane's lush embossed card with foil highlights. More details of how she created this beautiful project are on her blog Onions and Paper. Thank you, Jane!

Sunday, 31 August 2014

Foil Play is now stocking Kraftyhands toppers

Kraftyhands range of toppers for card crafting
If you love using toppers in your card crafting, check out the Kraftyhands range, which is now available at Foil Play.
http://www.foilplay.co.uk/default.aspx?cat=1086
There's a huge and versatile selection suitable for a wide range of recipients and occasions, including Christmas, children, love & romance, lots of male themed toppers and even some that are a little bit saucy!
http://www.foilplay.co.uk/default.aspx?cat=1086 
I've put together a Pinterest board here with a selection of samples using Kraftyhands toppers for extra inspiration. 
http://www.foilplay.co.uk/default.aspx?cat=1086
You may well have seen Mike and Ian in their previous appearances on Create & Craft TV. They have recently announced that they will be taking part in the British Craft Network - a new internet Craft TV channel which starts on 1 October, so that's something new and exciting to look forward to!

Saturday, 30 August 2014

DT inspiration: Gothic Grunge with foiled swirl detail from Jax

Jax made this gorgeous Gothic Grunge card, accented with a stunning foiled silver swirl embellishment for her first Foil Play DT piece.
The Gothic Grunge toppers and papers are from a Lelli-Bot card kit, also available at Foil Play.
More details of how Jax created this project are on her blog, Jacqui's Crafts - Designed for you. Thank you, Jax!

Foiling is so easy - it's child's play!

As demonstrated by DT member Jane's 5 year old granddaughter, Lara, who got stuck into some foiling when crafting with Jane. More details on Jane's blog, Onions & Paper - isn't Lara a star!

Friday, 29 August 2014

DT Inspiration: foiled poppy tags by Bev


Bev made these fabulous stamped and foiled poppy tags for a crafty challenge swap. More details of how she created this project and a selection of exquisite flowers, are on her blog Bev's Craft Space. Thank you, Bev, and what a treat for the lucky swap recipient!

Thursday, 28 August 2014

Sparkling DT inspiration from Rachel

DT member Rachel created this sparkling project with a background of ultra fine glitter, she has also used rub on foil to highlight the die cut in the foreground. More information about how she created this beautiful card is on Rachel's blog Fisher's Cards and Crafts. Thank you, Rachel!

Friday, 22 August 2014

DT inspiration - foiled door plaque by Zoe

Zoe made this delightful door plaque for her son's room, which features silver foiled highlights on the pillow and quilt. Details of how she made this project are on her blog Handmade with Lots of Love. Thank you, Zoe!