You'll want to splurge and get the full set of replacement plates for the Spellbinders Grand Calibur Machine. These 8.5" x 12.25" replacement plates with tray allow you to cut and emboss without having to trim the paper or fit even more dies on the plate. Included in this set are: A - Base Plate, B - Embossing Plate, C - Cutting Plate, and Rubber Embossing Pad (this product contains Natural Rubber Latex, or NRL). Included as well is a tray that will accommodate the new wider plates. You can use these plates on both sides.