Welcome to the fantastic 58th issue of Crafting with Hunkydory, your essential 100-page magazine chock-full of inspiration from the latest Hunkydory launches!
We have the usual mix of Papercraft, Stamping, Colouring, Die-Cutting and much more featured in this issue ensuring that no matter what your crafting pleasure is, there’s something here for you!
There are over 100 projects in this issue including our popular launches:
Step-by-step detailed instructions are included explaining how to use some of the new Hunkydory Card Collections, For the Love of Stamps ranges and Moonstone Dies. The instructions include full-colour photographs as well as hints and tips for those extra bits of knowledge that help to create the very best cards.
We have the usual regulars such as Crafty Chat, Crafty Days with Sheila, Crafting with Natalie, Handmade by You and 1 Sketch 3 Ways. There are also 2 fantastic competitions with the new Butterfly Blue Collection and 4 ranges of crafting essentials up for grabs!
For just €10.99, as well as this fantastic magazine, you also get 2 amazing gifts!
If you are a lover of animals our fabulous free gifts were made for you! The Cool Cats & Delightful Dogs Card Collection features four adorable Luxury Topper Sets and a quirky A6 Stamp Set. These card kits are perfect for creating cards for a range of occasions including; birthday, celebration, well done, good luck, love and friendship. Create fun and charming makes for your friends and loved ones using these special gifts that we’ve designed just for you.
The Cool Cats & Delightful Dogs Deluxe Card Collection is contemporary in style featuring fun and quirky illustrations of cats and dogs as well as dog bones, paw prints and fish bones plus fun sentiments and dog and cat related puns.
The 'Cool Cats' collection uses rich gold foil borders and accents to accentuate the charming imagery.
The Fur-ever Friends Topper Set features imagery of cheeky cats in a variety of scenes including a cat sipping a carton of milk through a straw and a trio of cats wearing cute party hats. The bold black, orange and coral colour palette adds to the contemporary style and makes for colourful and fun creations. Sentiments include: 'To My Fur-ever Friend' and 'From Meow to You', 'A Friend Like You Comes Along Once in Nine Lives', ‘With Love on Your Special Day’ and ‘Happy Birthday to my favourite cat lady’.
Both of the cardstocks for this topper set highlight the cat illustrations from the toppers presented in different arrangements. The printed cardstock focuses on cats in their party hats. The foiled cardstock has elements of the cats foiled, as well as some of the dashes in the patterned borders.
The Paw-sitive Wishes Topper Set features a mix of mischievous looking cats. One of the cats is wearing an eye mask and others are pictured playing with fish bones and string. This topper set uses a black, deep red, brown and nude colour palette and included patterned designer of fish bones and stripes.
Fun sentiments include: 'Special Fishes to a Really Cool Cat', 'Happy Purr-thday', ‘I Hope Your Day Is A Real Treat’, ‘You Stole My Heart’ and more!
The printed cardstock features cat’s heads popping up across the bottom of the sheet. The foiled cardstock includes bold fish bone patterned corners, some of which are foiled in gold.
The 'Delightful Dogs' collection features stunning silver foil borders and accents as well as ‘punny’ sentiments perfect for creating delightful cards and projects for recipients of all ages.
Let's Paw-ty features a variety of fun and adorable imagery of dogs including a dog wearing a pair of turquoise oversized glasses. The set uses a bold black, turquoise and purple colour palette alongside patterns of dog bones, a scalloped stripe and woven textures. This topper set uses the word 'woof' as a fun feature throughout, as well as dog bones and paw prints.
Fun sentiments include: 'You're Paw-some' and 'Let's Paw-ty!'.
The foiled cardstock features a dog bone pattern on the top and bottom borders - some of the dog bones have accents of silver foil. The printed cardstock features the imagery of a group of dogs in the corner and also uses the 'woof' lettering down the side.
Pawprints of Your Heart includes a huge 18 elements. Imagery includes a variety of different dog breeds including: sausage dogs, bulldogs, Dalmatians, poodle’s and more. This topper set features a black, blue, grey and soft pink colour palette alongside patterns of polka dots, larger spots and paw prints. It features a range of sentiments, including: 'Dogs Leave Pawprints on Your Heart', 'Sorry it's been Ruff' and 'Home is where Someone Runs to Greet You'.
The foiled cardstock features patterned corner details, with some of the dashes in the pattern picked out in foil. The printed cardstock depicts a group of the dogs in the bottom corner and a panel across the top.
The Double-sided Papers offer 4 different double-sided designs. These feature patterns from the card collections, as well as new patterns such as the fun all-over cat and dog patterns. The wonderful selection of colours matches the deluxe card collection perfectly.
The fabulous A6 Stamp Set features 11 individual stamps including: 3 different cat stamps, 3 different dog stamps, 2 sentiments and a selection of embellishments which may be stamped and coloured however you wish. This fun stamp set is ideal for extending the fun of the Card Collections with and is perfect for adding that personal touch to your creations.
Mix and match the characters to create fun centrepieces for your cards and create borders, frames and more with the extra paw-print, bone and fishbone stamps. The sentiments, ‘Just furr you’ and ‘Home is where the pets are’, will finish your card perfectly - why not use them on plain paper to create a special insert for the cards you create with the Cool Cats and Delightful Dogs Card Collections? All of the stamps can be used individually for quick makes or combined together to create more elaborate designs. The wonderful stamps are perfect to use with our Prism Inks range.