Embossing enhances any crafter's project by adding a detailed texturized design. Sizzix features the Sidekick machine that allows for both efficiency and convenience. At just 2 pounds, this travel size Embossing Machines allows crafters to get creative with papercrafting on the go. This machine is compatible with many Tim Holtz previous Framelits and Thinlits releases. You may run small embossing folders up to 2.5-inch wide through as well. Embossing machines are ideal for mixed media, scrapbooking, cardmaking, home decor, and party or event planning because of its ability to cut variety of materials.