Sizzix Silicone Pad. Use with the Multipurpose Platform to precisely compensate for proper pressure and height required for pressing thin materials such as paper, cardstock and metal foil. Used with the machine’s included platform in a Sizzix BIGkick, Big Shot and Vagabond Machines, a Silicone Rubber Mat is a durable embossing accessory made specifically for Sizzix Texturz Plates and Impressions Pad (all items sold separately). This mat measures 7.5″ x 5.75″ x 1/8″. and precisely compensates for the proper pressure and height required for pressing thin material surfaces such as paper, cardstock and foil to make a lasting impression. For added versatility, use Impressions Pad and Silicone Rubber to emboss with any metal stencil including Thinlits Dies.