Thanks for the video & the instruction.Can anything else be used instead of the embossing folder from Spellbinders? Do you know if fun foam or anything else can be used?Thanks,Lori
I have only tried it with the embossing mat and the red plumbing rubber found at lowes, ... if you use the rubber you need from bottom upA plateFiskars platecardstockrubberchipboard .. I used the packaging cardboard that somes with one of the cuttlebug platesB platethe impression is not as deep as with the embossing mat.
Thanks for this - have tried it so many times with different things as dont have the mat - looks like i'm gonna have to get one though. I love the tutorials - you take all the frustrtating guess work out of it for us - you rock !!!!li-marie
thanks so much for the video I guess I have to buy these now LOLHugsNorine
thanks for the video...I tried once but didn't have the right sandwich...I found a box of the Fiskars plates on clearance at Target for $2.72!... time to try again.
I have looked at those plates but never bought any. They look great to use.Thanks for the video.Eveline.
You ROCK Nilda!!!!
Cool, I was at Joanns today and saw sizzix embossing plates. Do you know if they work the same way? Thanks for the tutorial!
I have owned these Fiskars plates for a couple of years and never used them. I am so excited to find out that they will work in my Cuttlebug. I tried it right away and it works great! Thanks for the cool tip.
What a neat idea! I need to try this! Thanks for the wonderful video! Happy Valentines Day!
I've used a cut silicone cooking mat. works perfectly. Fun foam compacts in time and does not have a crisp embossing image a the end.
Thank so much for sharing this video; i have some of the older ones stored without being used and now i have a reason to take them out and used them. This is great!
I bought some of the Sizzix Texturz embossing plates this weekend hoping they would work in my Cuttlebug. Do you know if they will? Are there any special instructions (like sandwich layers) to make them work? A video tutorial would be great!! Thanks in advance...I love your blog!
Thank you for this tutorial. It is really plain and simple.
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Another great vid!!! Thanks for showing this one. I saw them at ACM and wanted to try them but didn't know how well they'd emboss...looks great!Thanks again :)KarenT (CMB)
Glad to know they work so well with the Cuttlebug. TFS!
I was wondering how to do this :). Thanks for a very informative video.
Hi, I need some help. How can I emboss different size envelopes ? I have tired a couple ways, but it does not look right. Also, any ideas for just embossing the flap of the envelope ?Thanks,Ellen
A hundred thanks for this. I have been putting off buying a die cutter and embosser for quite some time now. I also have some Fiskars plates but didn't realise they went through the Cuttlebug. From what I have seen available I have always thought the Cuttlebug the best due to it's size, capabilities and the convenience of being able to store it. Nothing will hold me back now from going out to buy my very own Cuttlebug!!!!
Thank you. I have loads of Fiskars texture plates and my hubby just bought me a Cuttlebug for Christmas