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Unread 10-02-2008, 03:50 AM   #292
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Originally Posted by memories4you View Post
I have used a piece of chipboard thick enough to allow my pieces to go through to act as a shim, and when I need to emboss I remove the shim, use one of the larger sized folders used to emboss the brass template. I place my embossing mat with my nestie in the fold, and run it through. Works perfect everytime. With the present economy I look around my craft area for viable replacements, and use them when possible.
This is from my Big Shot FAQ thread on the "other side" The link is in my siggy line

Originally Posted by sharilea View Post
I have the original Big Shot (teal & black) and my nesties work fine. Here's the sandwich I use:

Big Shot white platform (not the multi-purpose one)
Spellbinders white spacer plate
nesties die
2 Big Shot acryllic cutting pads

To emboss, I use:

Big Shot white platform
Big Shot acrylic cutting pad
nesties die
Spellbinders tan embossing mat
Big Shot acrylic cutting pad

They turn out beautifully every time! Hope this can work for you.
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