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Super Cute Wooden Easter Sign

You guys, ever since I saw these new egg designs by Paige Evans in the Silhouette Design Store, I knew they were going to be in my next project. They remind me of Scandinavian design, which I’m a fan of. By the way, this is a build your own sign project. But if you don’t have the tools, there are always premade wooden signs available at your local craft stores. Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO®, Silhouette Portrait®, or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Studio® Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Silhouette Matte Vinyl (White) Vinyl Transfer Tape Jigsaw Safety Goggles Plywood Sander Ruler…

Use The Pen Holder To Make Personalized Gifts

No matter the holiday, we always find that we’ve got gifts to give. This is why we love having a cutting machine because it cuts down on all the time it takes to make personalized gifts. Today, we wanted to share with you a simple way to personalize a treat that you can give out this Easter. All you need is a pen holder or a sketch pen, and you’re all set! Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO®, Silhouette Portrait®, or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Silhouette Studio® Silhouette Pen Holder Silhouette Sketch Pen Cardstock Candy Design ID #257801 Step One:…

Spring Pillow with Heat Transfer Vinyl

Today I want to share my DIY Spring Pillow I made with glitter heat transfer vinyl. I used a beautiful design from the Design Store with spring word art. There is a complimentary Easter design as well. Keep reading for the tutorial and make a spring-themed pillow for yourself! Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO®or Silhouette Portrait® or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Silhouette Studio® Gold Glitter Heat Transfer Vinyl Pillow Case and Pillow Design ID# 191308 Step One: Creating Your Design Open up Silhouette Studio®. Select the Page Setup window and adjust your cutting mat size to 12 inches x 12…

5 Different Ways to Decorate Easter Eggs

Easter is coming up on us quick! We love decorating eggs for Easter and are bringing to you five different ways to decorate Easter eggs. Now we know that traditionally eggs are dyed fun colors; we took our decorations one step farther. We used paper, vinyl, and tattoo paper to make really fun-looking eggs. Follow along with us as we show you the five ways we decorated eggs this year. Paper / Cardstock You don’t need much to make these cute little critters. All it will really take is some paper. We cut faces and grass egg holders out of different colored…

Spring Décor Ideas

Spring has arrived here in Florida, and I am ready to share some fun Spring Décor ideas using my Silhouette CAMEO! These ideas are perfect for everyday interior design inspiration or perfect for a tea party or an Easter brunch! I am big on personalizing my guests’ place settings, and if you are a Silhouette lover like I am, you probably are too! I tried to use a few different Silhouette Store designs to make a beautiful array of design options. My favorite is probably the doily, and I was AMAZED at how beautiful it turned out. Since I printed…

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…

5 Fun Easter Baskets you can make in minutes with your Silhouette CAMEO or Mint

Quickly Create Unique Easter Baskets with Silhouette

Creating cute, personalized, and unique Easter Baskets is quick and easy when you enlist the help of Silhouette. Besides the thousands of amazing Easter designs found in the Silhouette Design Store, there are hundreds of inspiring ideas all over the internet. I’ve rounded up a few of my favorite Easter Baskets made with Silhouette products that you can put together in just an afternoon. Personalized Easter Baskets with Real Grass Oh my heavens! These cute little bunnies with their cotton tails are so adorable, aren’t they? And did you notice the real grass? My kids would love to get these baskets on Easter…

Five Easy and Adorable Easter Treat Ideas

Easter is coming up and if you’re anything like me, you’re probably scrambling for some quick and easy, yet adorable treat ideas.  I’ve done the research for you, and found five fun projects you can whip up in no time with your Silhouette CAMEO®. 1: This Adorable Basket     This basket of cuteness uses four designs from the Silhouette design store.  This is perfect to give to a teacher or friend as a sweet treat for the holiday.  Who doesn’t want to receive a basket filled with candy?? 2: This Bunny Bag Talk about a quick-and-easy project that makes…

Easter Brunch | 5 Crafts to Spruce Up Table Decor for Easter

Hippity, Hoppity—Easter is certainly on it’s way! And with Easter comes brunch, and with brunch comes a bunch of cute ways to spruce up your Easter Brunch table. From place settings to drink accessories, today I’m sharing five of my favorites. Long gone are the days when a table centerpiece had to take the main stage. With your army of Silhouette machinery and materials, even little flagged straws have a chance to steal the show. Any excuse to get your craft on, amirite? ONE: STAMPED FLAG STRAWS With her CAMEO® and Mint™ in tow, design team member Kathi Arbiso made these adorable…

Make Faux Watercolor Easter Eggs With Silhouette Tattoo Paper

Lately, it seems like I can’t escape beautiful pictures of Easter eggs that have been hand-painted with watercolors in intricate floral patterns. What’s a girl with limited watercolor skill to do when she wants to fill her baskets with these tiny ovum artworks? Grab a pack of Silhouette Temporary Tattoo Paper and a handful of Print & Cut designs from the Design Store, and I’ll show you! Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® Silhouette Temporary Tattoo Paper Scraper Tool Eggs – real or plastic Printer Designs Needed: Watercolor Rose Bouquet (Design #174193) Cute Watercolor Flower Heart (Design #178036) Watercolor Flower Bunch (Design…

Paper Flower Basket

For this project, I got to work with this adorable basket design by Snapdragon Snippets; when I saw it, I knew that it would make the perfect faux planter for a tiny houseplant!   You Will Need: Silhouette CAMEO® Cutting mat Ratchet blade Cardstock Adhesive cardstock Adhesive (any kind strong enough for cardstock) Embellishment (I used a sticker I made with the Print & Cut feature) Paper fastener     STEP ONE: PREPARE DESIGN FOR CUTTING To start, ungroup the design and delete any unwanted text or shapes. This design comes with two sets of sides, one with perforations along the top…

Embossed Bunny Silhouette

Take your simple silhouettes up a notch with the score and emboss feature.   Supplies: Curio 6 x 8.5 ” base Floral scrapbook paper 5 x 7″ score and emboss paper Fine embossing tool Glue stick         Step 1: You’ll start by preparing your design in the software. Select design and under the Emboss tool you’ll select score and emboss and apply. Then you’ll go under the Emboss/deboss tab  and select cross hatch. This will add a fun cross hatch emboss design onto your shape. Move around the spacing and angle as you like to get the…