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Chalkboard Cardstock Photo Props

Today we are going to share with you how to create photo props using items from the Silhouette Chalkboard Starter Kit, such as chalkboard cardstock, chalk, a pen holder, a chalk sharpener, and a chalk eraser. Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO®, Silhouette Portrait®, or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Silhouette Studio®  Silhouette Chalkboard Starter Kit Wood sticks Design ID #24865 Design ID #122243 Design ID #72251 Design ID #72252 Step One: Preparing Design 1. Open Design ID #24865 in Silhouette Studio® by locating it in your library. Ungroup the design and release compound path (to do so, select shape, right-click, and select…

Party On Custom Stamp

Party on! Let’s get this party started! If you follow my blog or Instagram, you know I love to have fun goodies around to chat about! This custom stamp is no exception. I love to create simple, eye-catching gifts and DIYs for all to enjoy. With so many parties going on all the time, I wanted to have ample gift tags for any occasion. That being said, I made sure to stock up on these tags. These are not only fun, but can work for just about anything. You can also add the person’s name or a short little message on…

Party Prep with Silhouette

My little one is turning the big O-N-E, and party prep is in full swing. To say that my Silhouette has helped A LOT in the party prep department would be an understatement. My CAMEO is one party-planning machine! I should pay it for all its hard work, ha! Today, I am totally excited to show ya’ll everything that my Silhouette has done so far to help me get ready for my babe’s big day. Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® or Silhouette Portrait® or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Studio® Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Design ID #4553 First, a party isn’t a party without a…

DIY Gift Card Holder

Today I wanted to share my DIY Gift Card Holder with you. I designed my own gift card holders and topped them off with cute paper bows. This will be a great template for future gift cards – want to make your own? Read on for the tutorial! Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® or Silhouette Portrait® or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Silhouette Studio White and pink cardstock Glue Step One: Cutting Out A Bow 1. Open up your Silhouette Studio®. 2. Select the Page Setup Window and adjust your Page Settings to fit your paper size. 3. Download/open your 3D bow…

Birthday Crafts With Your Silhouette

Hi friends! It’s Missy, and I’m bringing you my favorite birthday projects today because… it’s my birthday. I’ve got big plans to celebrate this big even-numbered birthday, so let’s get to it! Here are four fun birthday-inspired crafts that will come as a perfect surprise to friends and family. 1. Birthday Girl Stemware I’m not gonna lie: it was hard to decide what to write on this glass! The Silhouette Design Store has scads of amazing ideas, but I chose to hand-letter the design. You can add the text to the bottom, Aged to Perfection. I used the LW Favorite Font…

Easily Fill Any Cut Shape With Your Favorite Printable Pattern

Have you ever sat down to make the perfect project only to realize you didn’t have the right paper and you need it NOW? Or maybe you’re like me and live in a town with limited resources to the amazing variety of papers and craft supplies. Well, lucky for us Silhouette Design Store can save the day with their amazing printable pattered papers. There are so many fun and trendy styles you may never need to go paper shopping again. Filling your favorite cut designs with patterned papers is super simple and fast. Once you’ve tried it you’ll wonder how…

How to make a gender reveal popper

Make A Fun Gender Reveal Popper

Hello!  It’s Carrie and I’m here to show you how to make a fun gender reveal popper for the special expecting couple in your life. I love any reason to throw a fun party.  I’ve never attended or had a gender party before myself but I’ve seen TONS of pictures/videos of other people’s. I was honored to be chosen as the announcer for my unofficial sister-in-law (it’s my sister-in-law’s sister-in-law!) I wanted to come up with a new way to reveal the gender from what I’ve already seen done.  I was inspired while seeing party popper kits out shopping one…

Corrugated Happy Birthday Card

  Hello friends, it’s Becki, here to share with you a card I created using adhesive corrugated paper and my Silhouette CAMEO®. Making handmade cards is one of my favorite things to do. I love sending happy mail to family and friends. The card I have to share with you today is a birthday card. You will need: Silhouette adhesive-backed Corrugated Paper Silhouette Vellum White cardstock Button String 2 scraps of patterned paper   Step One: Open Designs in Silhouette Studio®:     (1) Start by opening the heart cut file and the sketch pen “Happy Birthday” file.   (2) Place…

Pattern-Making In Silhouette Studio®

Hi everyone! Missy here. Spring is in full bloom at my house. I live in South Florida and it’s perpetually green, but late spring brings the added anticipation of glorious summer fruit. Today’s tutorial is inspired by Spring, and features a Silhouette Studio® software review of pattern-making. The possibilities are endless with patterns! The patterned paper we’re making today can be used in so many ways! Use it for scrapbooking, decoupage, envelope lining, wrapping paper, a paper gift box, gift tags, and so much more. The shapes I’ve chosen for this tutorial are cut files that you can color in Silhouette Studio®. They…

Modern Printable Patterned Gift Box | FREE DESIGN OF THE WEEK Tutorial

Hi guys! It’s Aki and I’m so excited to share my first post on the Silhouette blog with you all.   I just love the variety of boxes available for download on the Silhouette Design Store. I mean, there are tons of options and you’re sure to find something that would suit your needs. I actually wish I had a lot of people to give gifts too, ’cause I honestly want to create all those boxes I see. There’s just something magical about being able to make your own box!   Today we have a fabulous modern printable from Silhouette as…

Faux-Leather Gift Card Wallet

I’m so excited to show you a very fun and quick project that you can make with Silhouette Faux Leather Paper. Faux leather paper is versatile and so simple to use. One of the first things I think of when I think of leather is my husband’s wallet. I thought it would be fun to create a faux leather wallet that could hold a gift card, and Lisa Norris created a design for Silhouette that works perfectly. I love that this little leather wallet can be used for a woman or a man. I know my guy can sometimes be…

Party Hat Banner

Who doesn’t love a party? I know I do. I created a party hat banner with my Silhouette CAMEO®. I love the versatility of this banner, and it is so easy to create with this cut file. It can be used for parties of all kinds: birthdays, graduations, good luck, and even farewell parties. Gathering supplies for a fun project like this is something that I always look forward to. I love searching through pretty paper and finding the perfect supplies for my project. To make a party hat banner like mine—   You Will Need: Silhouette CAMEO® (or Silhouette Portrait®,…