In case you missed the news, Sizzix have recently launched their Chapter 2 Dies, and we love them! We love what you can do with some of the dies – they’re so detailed they work wonders on any papercraft project.
Here, we share our top five dies and offer some ideas for what you might like to do with it.
Sizzix Floral Edges Thinlits Die Set by Olivia Rose
The delicate nature of this Floral Edges Thinlits Die Set makes it perfect for creating superbly sophisticated handmade wedding invitations, save the date cards, gift tags and menu embellishments.
The intricate detail of the floral panels offers a fabulous laser cut effect to your diy wedding invitations. What’s more, these floral panels can also be used for stencilling too.
Sizzix Jungle Animals Bigz Die
These cute Jungle Animals take their places quite nicely in the on-trend Jungle theme. The Jungle Animal cut outs of this die are perfect for creating baby shower or new baby gifts and cards, christening invites and even nursery décor.
The possibilities really are endless with these adorable baby animal shapes, including an elephant, a hippo and a giraffe!
As this set is a Bigz Die it means these animal shapes are great for cardmaking, creating the cutest baby shower or kiddie’s birthday decorations or even applique and home sewn crafts such as nursery cushions and mobiles!
Sizzix Flower Set Thinlits Die Set
We absolutely love florals and this Flower Set Thinlits Die Set is perfectly representative of Spring/Summer!
The cut outs are really versatile and can be layered to make loads of funky floral makes!
This Thinlits die set is perfect for creating birthday invites and handmade cards, gift tags or for creating embellishments for your scrapbook and journal.
Sizzix Dress Box Thinlits Die Set by Lynda Kanase
This Sizzix Dress Box Thinlits Die Set is perfect for creating a princess party theme or even for using as a wedding favour box.
What’s more, if you don’t want to build the complete box, you can use the Thinlits cut outs in a flat lay style, enabling you to create princess party invitations, an oversized cake topper or even for dressing your journal.
Sizzix Corner Labels Thinlits Die Set
If scrapbooking and journaling is your style this Sizzix Corner Labels Thinlits Die Set is made for you.
The cut outs are designed to be layered, allowing you to create endless designs to slot in with your page layouts. Try it out with different colored cards and add other embellishments such as embossing powders or glitters to really add that perfect finishing touch.
As you can see, we are huge fans of the delicate nature of the Thinlits and their versatility, but that said we can’t help but love the layering effect you can create from the Bigz Die Cut Outs too!
Sizzix Thinlits Die Sets are to be used with a Sizzix Big Shot Die Cutting machine, to cut, emboss or stencil a single sheet of cardstock, paper, metallic foil or vellum. Of course, to enable you to cut out the die shapes, you must use the dies with a pair of Cutting Pads and the machine’s included Platform; when using the Essentials Platform or Solo Platform & Shim, the Extended Adapter or Solo Adapter is required.
The Sizzix Bigz Dies open up a huge avenue of possibilities when it comes to the material you can use to create your project. Not only can you use Bigz dies for papercrafting, but they also cut through fabrics and felt making them perfect for soft craft projects such as quilting and applique.
You can find all of your favourite Sizzix Dies online over at Creative Rox for Great Prices!