The industry’s premier brand delivers a fun first look at its newest products for today’s makers.
LAKE FOREST, Calif. (July 17, 2018) – Sizzix®, the crafts division of Ellison Educational Equipment, Inc., is showcasing a sneak peek of its exciting creative products that await makers for the remainder of 2018. These on-trend and sure-to-be in-demand die-cutting, embossing and stamping products make their debut at the Mixed Media Event hosted by AFCI (Association for Creative Industries) in conjunction with SPC (Sierra Pacific Crafts) in Sandy, Utah, July 16-18.
The array of inspiring product highlights include:
Alterations® by Tim Holtz® (August Release)
It’s Holtz for Halloween! Tim’s newest designs are so versatile they’re scary! Ideal for all your Fall and Halloween mixed-media projects, this spooktacular assortment includes fun lettering, small embellishments and some classic creepy crawlies to make your seasonal greetings, parties and décor ghoulishly great.
Cards That Wow! by Stephanie Barnard® (August Release)
The card tricks keep coming from Stephanie Barnard! Her latest release takes cardmaking even further with more Framelits™ to cut, stack and layer as concentric shapes and to make fun designs for just about any occasion. There’s even more Drop-ins™ Dies to bring out the beauty of flowers, birthdays, anniversaries and greetings.
My Happy Life by Crafty Chica™ (August Release)
Every day is beautiful in Spanish! Crafty Chica is back with more fun images and Spanish phrases to inspire and expand your creativity. Her newest designs and coordinating paper pad continue to capture the rich traditions and heritage of Latin life in every card, shrine, home décor item, celebration and more.
Pom-Pom Maker (August Release)
Make the perfect poms-poms! The Sizzix Pom-Pom Maker lets you create your own pom-poms quickly and easily from materials such as yarn, scrap fabrics, T-shirt cotton, denim, tulle, thin plastic, tissue paper, newspaper and twine. With four different sizes (1 3/8″, 2 1/8″, 2 3/4″ and 3 1/2″ diameters) of pom-poms to create, the Pom-Pom Maker offers endless possibilities to uniquely decorate socks, sweaters, headbands, scarves, baby clothes, gifts, home décor and more!
Alterations by Tim Holtz (September Release)
It’s Holtz for the holidays—and things couldn’t be merrier! Start your seasonal cheer now with a winter wonderland of mixed-media making. There’s plenty to add to your wish list, including all you’ll need to make the season yours with fun and festive embellishments, a terrific Tree Light, a must-have steel-rule alphabet, 3-D embossing folders and even a holiday-themed Sidekick® Side-Order™ Set!
Holiday Blessings by Sizzix designer Jen Long (September Release)
Make it a season to remember! Sizzix designer Jen Long rings in the holidays with three
all-new, on-trend Fold-a-Long™ card bases in fun holiday-themed shapes. There’s also plenty of new coordinating designs to complement the Fold-a-Long™ cardmaking system and a must-see 3-D Angel that stands up to make the perfect holiday décor statement.
Traditional Christmas & Hanukkah by Sizzix designers (September Release)
Celebrate the holidays together! Our Traditional Christmas & Hanukkah collection combines the best and brightest that the season has to offer. Deck the Halls with freshly festive embellishments—including classic stamped and die-cut holiday sentiments—for cards, home décor, holiday parties and more.
Moments & Memories by Sizzix designers (September Release)
Each year brings us so many special times. Celebrate them in your own unique way with our Moments & Memories collection that helps tell your story through the perfect pairing of Framelits die sets w/stamps to showcase everything from the Fall and holidays to everyday inspired uses.
Alterations by Tim Holtz (October Release)
Here’s more Holtz for the holidays! Adding to his ever-growing holiday collection, Tim brings you all the makings of a classic Christmas, including more embellishments to complete your seasonal makes, more 3-D embossing folders, plus a brand-new addition to build onto his Village collection. There’s also some wonderful Winter scenes to display in Tim’s new Dimensional Domes for a flurry of fun shaker cards, gift bags and tags.
Glue Gun & Accessories (October Release)
Say yes to less mess with your glue gun! The Sizzix Glue Gun was designed to bond and adhere materials with a non-drip nozzle and heat-resistant accessories for plenty of good clean fun!
Winter Greetings by Sizzix designer Katelyn Lizardi (October Release)
Seal the holidays with a smile! Here comes a flurry of fun and festive Christmas cards, including Mini Cards, Envelopes and Envelope Liners that work together to deliver fun-sized holiday greetings from the inside out. Celebrate the season even more with more embellishments for a must-have Mini Card base and a Mini Pop-Up House and shadow box that fold flat for easy mailing.
Gift & Gather by Sizzix designer Lynda Kanase (October Release)
Give your best! Presenting all-new and exciting gift-giving designs from Sizzix designer Lynda Kanase. Whether it’s a casual or formal style you’re looking for, each modern art-deco design offers year-round possibilities for holidays, thank yous, birthdays, weddings and more!
Celebrating Life by Luisa Elena Guillén-K. (October Release)
A little Spanish goes a long way. The newest additions to the Celebrating Life collection expands the popularity of the previous collection with designs to honor religious ceremonies, celebrations and the holidays. From die sets that feature fun themes for invitations, cardmaking, gift-giving and party décor to larger embossing solutions for bigger, bolder impressions, the fun is all right here!
Celebrations by David Tutera™ (October & November Release)
Make your celebrations bloom with possibilities! Leading wedding and entertaining expert David Tutera is growing his beautiful collection of flowers with many refreshing combinations of creativity to inspire endless beautiful décor and more.
Everyday Love by Sizzix designers Jen Long & Katelyn Lizardi (October Release)
Celebrate love every day in many ways! The Everyday Love collection by Sizzix designers Jen Long & Katelyn Lizardi bring Framelits w/Stamps together to celebrate relationships with friends and loved ones any day of the year, including Valentine’s Day. Featuring on-trend, fun and clever sentiments, this collection makes it all heartfelt and fun!
Bigz™ Dies by Sizzix designer Lynda Kanase (November Release)
Welcome to the new creative selection of Bigz 3-D boxes that tap in to today’s trends for home décor and party fun. From holiday-styled boxes for your favorite treats to a pencil box that’s the “write” stuff to an Animal Box that makes a happy herd of different critters, this collection will have you flipping your lid for original and inspiring gift-giving possibilities.
Elegant Embossing (November release)
Get ready for all-new textures to tantalize! The latest Elegant Embossing assortment includes more 3-D Textured Impressions™ Embossing Folders to create beautiful, all-over embossed designs in vivid high-definition detail. And if you want to shake things up, then you’ll love our newest Impresslits™ Embossing Folders that cut and emboss at the same and create truly unique shaker cards for year-round possibilities.
Made with Love by Lori Whitlock (December Release)
Welcome to the neighborhood! The Made with Love collection by Lori Whitlock brings home an all-versatile House Favor Box that can be decorated with a variety of seasonal embellishments for year-round fun. Imagine the delicious treats that can be “housed” for many different occasions and celebrations!
Sending Love by Sizzix designers (October & December Release)
Mailable cheer is always near. The Sending Love collection delivers a variety of whimsical designs—including ones with stamp, cut and pop technology and unique cut-on-the-fold fun, plus designs that coordinate with a themed cardstock pad to fully complement the collection.
Launched in 2001, Sizzix is a division of Ellison® Educational Equipment Inc., the market pioneer and leader of die-cutting machines and accessories. Through its portfolio of die-cutting machines and die-cutting products, Sizzix leverages Ellison’s 41 years of proven manufacturing and technology heritage to empower creativity among its customer base with new and innovative products. Sizzix is a recognized global brand that can be found in over 100 countries and in major and specialty retailers. For more information on Sizzix and its line of craft-inspiring products, please visit www.sizzix.com/home.
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