This is a quick tutorial on how to cut a Buffalo Plaid SVG design with your Cricut or Silhouette cutting machine.
The Buffalo Plaid Pumpkin SVG design I’m using in this tutorial has a solid orange background, with a black plaid overlay (I’ll cover other Buffalo Plaid cut files in another tutorial.) Continue reading How To Cut A Buffalo Plaid SVG Design With Cricut Or Silhouette
OFF TO COLLEGE SVG DESIGNS
Well, College SVG designs are on my mind because there’s a whole new vibe going on here! My first baby is off to university. It’s an experience that is bittersweet!
Any and all education, from school through college and university are such important parts of our life experience and certainly shapes who we become as contributing adults in society. Continue reading Off To College SVG Designs
This tutorial makes for a perfect Teacher Appreciation card, but this design can also be made into a T-shirt or Tote or Tumbler gift for that special Teacher.
It’s an easy weed and you can use any number of different vinyl or HTV. For this tutorial I’m using a beautiful, sparkly Purple Glitter Vinyl applied to card. Lets get to work… Continue reading Easy DIY Teacher Appreciation Card Using Your Cricut Or Silhouette
When I got my first cutting machine, I had absolutely no idea what transfer tape (aka application tape or transfer paper) was, why I might need it and what it’s purpose was.
Well, you cannot be without it if you’re making decals, especially if you plan to cut a lot of intricate patterns and/or text. Here’s how to use it… Continue reading How To Apply Vinyl Decals With Transfer Tape
How To STOP Cutting Through Vinyl.
For me, this is the bane of using vinyl! It took me a long time to get it right and I often have to make small adjustments for various reasons ie: trying out new vinyl or felt, a blunt blade or any other number of reasons.
The general rule of thumb is…test, test and test again, until you get it right! And then record those cut settings in a notebook or text document so you can refer back to them in the future. Continue reading How To STOP Cutting Through Vinyl Or Not Cutting Deep Enough
How To Make Faux Leather Reindeer Earrings
Making your own earrings is so much fun and also makes a totally unique gift for friends and family too. They are also an inexpensive option, which you can really lend your own creativity to.
In this tutorial we’re going to make Faux Leather Reindeer Earrings using your cutting machine of choice. I will be using Cricut Faux Leather in Silver and Sapphire Blue. Continue reading How To Make Faux Leather Reindeer Earrings With Cricut And Silhouette