Cut Foil And Emboss Giveaway

April 10, 2019 — 103 Comments

Exciting news! I have a new TV show date AND some Cut Foil and Emboss dies to give away ahead of the launch show!

Read on to find out how to take part.

First, this was the first time that I have seen the dies in their packages and it was very exciting to see my potato head logo!

Cooo-eee! *waves *girly giggles

Ok, so, the new launch show date is now set as April 17th at 1pm – just one week away!

Hope you can join me!

Right, onto the giveaway. I’ve got fourteen Cut Foil and Emboss dies to giveaway, two of each of the following.

Stylish, eh?!

Genuinely proud. Hope you like the look of them too.

Right – who wants one?

How To Enter

It’s easy to enter the giveaway.

Simply leave a comment below telling me why you love the hot-foiled look in your crafting projects.

As you’d expect, there’s a few terms and conditions.

Terms and Conditions

  • No purchase necessary.
  • Entrants must be over 18.
  • Entrants must be a permanent resident of the United Kingdom.
  • Entries open when this blog post is published and close on Wednesday 17th April at 23:59.
  • Comments must be listed on this blog page. Comments on other sites or social media pages will not be counted.
  • Prize Detail – 14 successful entrants will each receive one randomly selected Gentleman Crafter/Couture Creations Cut Foil and Emboss die or hot foil stamp from the selection shown in this blog post.
  • Some features of these dies require additional items to achieve the advertised result. These are not supplied as part of this giveaway.
  • Winners will be selected at random on 19th April and winners notified shortly thereafter.
  • Postage to an address in the UK will be covered. A ‘signed-for’ method of postage will be used. You may incur charges if you are not available at the time of delivery or have to arrange redelivery to an alternative address – these additional costs will be your responsibility.
  • By taking part in this giveaway you consent to have your name and/or nickname and/or general location [town and county] publicly shown in relation to this giveaway – for example, in the comments section with your entry or in a list of winners.
  • Prizes not claimed within 30 days of winning notifications being sent will be forfeit.

Hopefully that’s all clear but feel free to get in touch if you are in doubt about anything.

Good luck!

Thanks for stopping by and I will see you again soon with more on these swish new cut foil and emboss dies – and other stuff too!

Bye for now.

J :)

103 responses to Cut Foil And Emboss Giveaway

    Wendy Thorburn April 10, 2019 at 9:42 pm

    Check you out John! How exciting to have your own designs made into such great products! I’ve been reading the blog posts with interest about these and am looking forward to seeing them when they’re launched on TV. I love the look of foiling on projects, it just gives such a professional finish and a real look of luxury! Well done John! Wendyx


    Susan McCrone u April 10, 2019 at 9:35 pm

    Your work is transformed, with the use of foiling to something that lifts the spirits, for the maker, then the giver, too the receiver.


    Christine Love April 10, 2019 at 9:34 pm

    Foiling takes so-so, run of the mill cards to an elevated level that helps them stand out. The best thing is that John’s foiling designs will give my cards, panache. It will take them from “home made” to “hand made” Roll in the launch👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻



    I just love shiny things………must be my inner magpie.



    Love love these new dies. So looking forward to the show on 17th April. In my opinion the foiling make the project look more professional and also adds to it’s value. Can’t wait to buy some of these dies when they are on tv. Thank you John for all that you do and for putting this competition together. Fingers crossed that I might be one of the lucky ones to win. Good luck everyone.



    I love how foiling adds that extra bit of class to my cards, especially those for special occasions and special people. I also love how using the GoPress hot foil system totally transforms simple mdf shapes. I can’t wait to try some of these new cut foil and emboss dies to add even more of the wow factor to my projects.



    What gorgeous dies..
    They will give a classy, sophisticated and professional look to a wide variety of cards and craft projects. Especially with the cut, foil and emboss dies in one.
    Good luck with your tv appearance and looking forward to watching it x



    Finishes off a card professionally and adds some bling which is not over powering .



    Hi John
    Foiling adds class and sophistication to the simplest of projects and give that extra bit of pizzazz to anything you make, your dies look superb for doing just that



    Foiling adds a professional finish so easily to all projects and makes them very special. Your dies are fab. Looking forward to your show and if I was lucky enough to win one of the dies it would be amazing.



    Love to be able to personalise with out looking too home made rather than hand made



    The packaging and logo look fabulous John well done on an excellent product. I love thr hot foiling look as it gives a more professional and expensive detail to my creations be that cards or mixed media items. The hot foiling look gives glitz and shine to projects that just look amazing.



    Wow John, they are some awesome dies you have come up with. I just love, love, love them all but I have to say the texture tiles is my favourite ☺️ Foil is so classy and gives that professional edge that really catches people eye. I love impressing and inspiring people with my cards and I think I surely would if I was able to win one of these. Thank you for putting on the competition ❤️ xx


    Beverley Smith April 10, 2019 at 8:39 pm

    Fabulous and innovative cut foil and emboss dies. Cut foiling and embossing adds a new dimension giving cards a professional finish and amazing results on a variety different surfaces. Congratulations John on your stunning designs. Good luck everyone.


    Lorraine Mauchline April 10, 2019 at 8:31 pm

    I love foiling my crafts as they look more expensive. I love your new dies they would look amazing on my crafts fingers crossed 🤞🏼



    Love hot foiling. Like the shine on the foiled area.


    Louise Blackah April 10, 2019 at 8:21 pm

    So pleased you’ve got a date and they look fab. I love the dies and use them all over, tags, cards and even scrapbook pages, looks great on small embellishments for the pages.



    I’m just starting with foiling but I really think it gives a more professional appearance to my cards and that can’t be bad!



    I’m so excited for your show next week!
    I am very new to hot foiling, but love the professional finish it gives.
    The extra pizzazz it gives to a project. Really looking forward to seeing what I can create with these.



    hot foiling is not only fun to do but gives great results ,take my crafting to a brand new level. Can’t wait for more dies, so that my foiling can go to great heights,alway people to help with so many people who love to foil



    Hi John – Margaret from GUERNSEY here. I am about to do Hot Foiling as I think it just gives that little bit more CLASS to any cards I make. When and where will your DIES be available please?



    Good evening…
    Looking forward to seeing these during your programme.
    Foiling gives that added touch of class to any card and your designs shout out hey look at me lol
    I have never won on a draw so don’t expect to this time either so well done all those who do.
    Good luck with your designs I’m sure they will be a huge hit




    Soo glad your show was postponed the other week,as I’m off work all next week so will be able to watch your show (better check my bank balance) :). The packaging looks great and with your potato head (your words, not mine lol although it’s a lovely potato head) it is instantly recognisable. I think Foiling is quite addictive as you can turn a plain piece of card into something quite special for any occasion and the results look really professional. Good luck for next week John, although somehow I don’t think you’ll need it . Kath x



    Love the foil on my cards ,it gives a extra something.



    Hi John, I love the professional look I get when I have foiled cards. Friends comments have includes “I don’t believe you made this!” So getting one of your give aways will increase my stash. Thanks in advance



    Look really brill!!! Can’t wait for your show xxx



    Not got a foiling machine, before I buy these dies without foiling first, so this would be a gift with guidance to future purchases xx(And they look so good )



    WOW John. How exciting it must be to see yourself on packaging that will be used and loved by crafter’s all over the world. Well done you.
    I love, love love these foil and emboss dies. The range has something for men and women and every occasion you can think of. Unfortunately I’m at work but will definitely record the show to watch as soon as I get home.
    Best wishes for a sell-out show.



    oooh how exciting….I love all these designs and as i am new to foiling would relish the chance to play with these xxx



    For us outside the UK, where can we buy them?



    Luxurious original multi use. Love love love . What’s not to love about them.


    JEANETTE JACKSON April 10, 2019 at 7:18 pm

    Hi John
    Ive not done any hot foiling as of yet so if I win one of these, it means I have an excuse to go out and buy a machine. Look forward to seeing you back on the TV again.



    John, you must be so proud of these dies they look wonderful. Can’t wait to see you on the telly. I think the hot foiled look lifts the card to another level. It makes them look more professional – which can’t be a bad thing.


    Helen Lockwood April 10, 2019 at 7:17 pm

    Hot foiling is great fun … and it feels like I’m doing magic!



    I think the foiling adds the finishing touch to a card and the variety of colours means that you can mix and match.
    Linda xxx


    Angie Williams April 10, 2019 at 7:01 pm

    Hi John, these are AMAZING. Soooo chuffed for you that you got to design these. Been waiting patiently for the show to air. Got a bit too impatient and bought 2 of these in the last week or so, opps. Waiting for these to be delivered and can’t wait to try them. Have to admit. I’ve owned the Go Press and Foil a while now, but not yet had ago. It’s your designs that have encouraged me to buy and have a go. Good luck next week, you’ll be awesome as always and I know I’ll learn loads. Keep smiling and good luck everyone. xx



    It adds a touch of sophistication.



      I like foiling because it adds another dimension to my cards and projects as well as looking professional. I like that it works well with mixed media projects and I also love foiling on fabric especially Japanese silk. It’s a alrounder tool. Congratulations John will look forward to the show.



    I love the look of foiling in my craft projects because it looks so professional….not like something made at home. I am a bit glad that your launch was postponed because now I will be able to afford to splurge!


    Handmade By Deborah April 10, 2019 at 6:54 pm

    Wonderful news John, really looking forward to these – love hot foiling on my projects as it makes them look expensive and classy ……. no NOT brassy 😉



    What great designs John, can’t wait for the show. I just love the stylish look foiling gives your card or make. XX



    Gray that you are back on tv. These look fab. Good luck with the show.


    Margaret Barke April 10, 2019 at 6:46 pm

    Looking forward to the show. Will be good to see you back on tv



    Well John you’ve done it again, I was really losing interest and pop, up comes new cut foil and emboss dies, you truly are an inspiration. Good luck on the show 🤞🤞



    I don’t have a foiling machine and don’t live in the UK but just wanted to let you know that I find the packaging with your awesome logo is stunning, it’s great to see your designs have arived!.


    Joanna Mackintosh April 10, 2019 at 6:36 pm

    I’ve only very recently started ‘foiling’ (sounds like I’m in a fencing match!) and I adore the sophistication it brings to my projects. Your dies are lovely, quite unique – just like the designer :)



    Hot foiling makes all your projects look so professional and luxurious. Also looks fantastic whatever level of crafter you are.



    My husband bought me a machine in February and I watched your videos several times before using it. I love the way you can foil so many different materials for beautiful results. Looking forward to the release of your dies as my husband has said he will buy me some for Easter 🐣


    Jacqueline Reynolds April 10, 2019 at 6:29 pm

    These are amazing patterns and will be a wonderful addition to anyones craft room who enjoys cutting, foiling and embossing


    Lorraine Bielckus April 10, 2019 at 6:28 pm

    Just love foiling on my cards. Foil I think gives just that extra umph to a card and project. Thanks John



    Always looking for new craftiness!
    With the easy to ask forum, what could go wrong
    I just need to invest in an embossing machine next.


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