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Geometric Ribbon Spools

I love a good little DIY! These geometric spools are a relatively simple project. The end product will be pretty and handy for all those left over bits of string, thread, ribbon, and twine. I somehow accumulate a bunch of these, and not only will they keep me organized but they are oh so cute! Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO®, Silhouette Portrait® or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Silhouette Studio® Chipboard Cardstock Glue Step One: Create the Spool Create a new document in Silhouette Studio® and use your shape tool to create your spool components. I used the polygon for the top and…

DIY Cork Board And Jewelry Holder

It’s back to school time, and today, we’re going back to college. I’m going to show you how to make a cute cork board and jewelry holder to decorate a dorm room. It’s both functional and fun! Supplies Needed: Silhouette Cameo® Silhouette Studio® Silhouette Chipboard Silhouette Vinyl Silhouette Transfer Tape Cork Board Scissors Pencil Plywood Acrylic Paint Spray Adhesive Wood Glue or Nail Gun Industrial Double-Sided Adhesive Tape Scroll Saw Safety Glasses Push Pins Design ID #118055 Design ID #142682 Step One: Open Silhouette Studio® I chose this awesome Buffalo Skull (Design ID #118055) by Amy Robinson. I stretched the design…

Bingo Dates Tutorial

Do you guys know when the “Honeymoon Stage” is over? Well, they say it only lasts one year after marriage. But you know what? We will beat those odds with this adorable Bingo Date Tutorial that I’m going to show you. I, myself have been married for 6 years now so this project was really fun to make because you can customize it however you want. Materials Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® Silhouette Sticker Paper Silhouette Chipboard Printer Small Container Step One: Making Bingo Card Open Silhouette Studio® and create a paper size (8.5 in. x 11 in.) layout. I chose this divider…

DIY Magical Unicorn Party!

Hi everyone! Kathi here, coming to you with a few whimsical tutorials. I know unicorns are all the rage right now, and why wouldn’t they be? They are totally awesome and if anyone tells you otherwise… well, then they’re not invited to the party! So I thought maybe I can give you a little inspiration to jumpstart a fabulous and magical unicorn party. Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® Cardstock (various colors) Chipboard Glue Wooden Stick Candy Let’s begin with what you would give to your guests as soon as they walk in. A Party Mask Oh yes, you got that right:…

Five Creative Ways to Dress Up Treats

Every celebration, whether a holiday or birthday, always includes delicious treats. So why not kick up the fun and cute factor and dress them up? In this post, I have gathered five adorable and unique Silhouette projects using different materials and techniques. Take a look at the fun ways to make your sweet goodies eye-catching and one-of-a-kind! 1. Say “I Do” with a Wedding Cake Topper Let’s face it, weddings can get really expensive really fast. This simple project is not only a great way to save some moola but is also a crafty way to aesthetically personalize the big…

Adventure Savings Jar Using the CAMEO 3 Autoblade

Hi All, Happy New Year! Emily here to show you how to make an adorable “Savings” Jar for any adventure you’re saving for this year. It certainly will make saving towards your goal a lot more fun! Supplies Needed: Any glass or plastic Jar with Lid Silhouette Chipboard Silhouette Adhesive Washi Sheets Silhouette Vinyl Silhouette Transfer Paper Glue of your choice Silhouette Hook & Scraper Adventure Awaits (Design ID #144269) Castle (Design ID #80537) *Or any other design that fits with your jar’s theme!*   Step 1: Cut the Jar Topper Open Silhouette Studio™. In the Design Page Settings window…

Inspiration For Christmas At the Beach

Christmas at the beach is my favorite time at the beach! White Christmas at our home means sand between your toes. Making your own beach holiday décor is quick and easy with a little chipboard and glitter heat transfer vinyl. I mean, how cute is this Sandy Claws stone crab? The bronze glitter vinyl reflects the sunset perfectly. The design is my own! When I’m not crafting, you can find me drawing crustaceans and hand-lettering designs. I’m funny like that. Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® Heat press or iron Hook tool White pillow cases (16 in. x 16 in.) 12-Inch Silhouette Glitter Heat…

Halloween Stencil Using Silhouette Chipboard

  ‘Tis the season to be spooky and creative! Hello my fellow crafters, Kathi here again, and today I’ll be showing you how to create chipboard stencils with your Silhouette CAMEO and incorporate it to make wooden cut outs. Supplies You’ll Need: Silhouette CAMEO Silhouette Chipboard Black Paint Foam Brush 1 Thin Plywood 1 Thick Plywood 2 eye hooks 1 leather cord or any kind of rope Sand Paper Tools You’ll Need: Scroll Saw or Jig Saw Nail Gun or Wood Glue So I chose these adorable Bat Numbers from Sarah Hurley (Design ID #152812) cause I thought they would be perfect…

Easy Home Organization Tags

Home organization is one of my heartthrobs. Though, you wouldn’t guess that based on the looks of my desk and craft room right now. Ya feel me? So while I work on getting all of the things back in order, I’ll share with you these very easy-to-make organizer tags that you, too, can make with a little love from your printer and desired machine. This design uses the Print & Cut feature, which you can read more about here.   You Will Need: Silhouette CAMEO®, Silhouette Portrait®, or Silhouette Curio™ (I used the CAMEO for this project.) AM Fresh Font (Design ID…

Stamped Wooden Coasters

Hello friends! Cheers, to whatever it is you’re celebrating right now. And cheers to trying out different materials on my Curio. Brittany here. Today I will be taking you through a tutorial using Silhouette’s Deep-cut Blade to cut these wooden-faced coasters, and explain a little more about the guessing game of blade-settings when using a material not listed in the Silhouette Studio® cut settings window. Let’s get to it!   What You’ll Need Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Mint™ (or other stamps you have on hand) Deep-Cut Blade Silhouette Chipboard Adhesive-backed Wood Roll     To begin, I laid out 6 circle shapes about…

3D Foiled Airplane

Creating this 3D airplane is as easy as it gets! It takes less than 5 minutes to cut and assemble since there is no glue or teeny tiny pieces involved. I even used printable silver foil to give it that shiny airplane look.         What you’ll need: Silhouette CAMEO®, Portrait®, or Curio™ chipboard printable silver foil   Step One Ungroup the design and move the red shapes to the side. Cut the three tan shapes out of chipboard.     Step Two Change your paper size to letter to fit the printable silver foil. Move the tan shapes off…

Christmas Tree Bingo

By utilizing the Print & Cut feature with your CAMEO, Portrait, or Curio you can have this Christmas tree bingo game ready for the kids in just a few minutes!     You’ll need: color printer chipboard white adhesive backed cardstock colored cardstock   Resize the design so that two trees will fit on one page. Turn on your registration marks and send it to the printer. I printed the trees on plain white cardstock, but white adhesive backed cardstock would work well too. Cut the trees out and make sure you select “Cut Edge” so only the outline is…