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Holly Leaves & Berries Dies by Kat Scrappiness

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This adorable set of dies includes five different sizes of Holly Leaves and two sizes of berries.  These dies are perfect for adding that finishing touch to any card or holiday project!

Measurements are:

Holly Leaves measure:

  • 2 1/4 "
  • 1 7/8"
  • 1 5/8 "
  • 1 5/16"
  • 1 1/16"

Berries measure

  • 3/8"
  • 1/4"
  • 3/16"

Kat Scrappiness custom dies are high-quality steel and are compatible with most die cutting machines!  

 

KAT’S DIE CUTTING TIPS

No matter what die cutting machine you use, I suggest using one plate as the bottom plate and one as the top every time you die cut.  That way only one plate gets cut into.  In fact, I wrote on my plates with a black sharpie “TOP PLATE” and “BOTTOM PLATE” so I don’t’ mix them up.  Each time you die cut you will want to flip and reverse your plates to keep them from warping.  Warped plates do not cut well at all.

  1. Background dies and dies with straight edges should always be placed onto the plates at a slight angle (diagonal). This way when it goes into the machine, the corner goes in first and it will not only give you a better die cut, but it will also keep your die cutting machine good working order.
  2. When die cutting an intricate die, you will always want to use new, un-warped plates.
  3. ALWAYS cut your die with the cut side UP, especially with intricate dies. This will apply the most pressure from the rollers to the blade of the die and not to the back of it.
  4. If you are having trouble die cutting an intricate die, and you are using a Sizzix Big Shot, use the Sizzix Precision Plate. It’s a great tool for intricate dies.
  5. If your die is not cutting all the way through the paper and you’ve used all of the tips above, add a metal shim such as this one from Lawn Fawn.
  6. If you run a die through and it doesn’t cut well, before you add a shim, make sure to remove all of the paper outside of the die before you run It through again. It will help you get a cleaner cut on intricate dies.  (Thanks to my friend Gina Marie for this tip!)
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    JZ
    08/21/2020
    Judy Z.
    United States United States
    Holly leaves and Berries for embellishments

    Great size for small to large embellishments.

    A
    01/30/2019
    Anonymous
    United States
    Holly Leaves & Berries by Kat Scrappiness

    This is a great set -- very useful. Perfect addition to my holiday tools.

    A
    01/30/2019
    Anonymous
    United States United States
    Holly Leaves Berries by Kat Scrappiness

    This is a great set -- very useful. Perfect addition to my holiday tools.

    SB
    12/26/2018
    Shirley B.
    United States
    holly leaves

    Great diecut set!

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