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Design Your Own Snowflake in Silhouette Studio®

I saw a few scattered flurries outside (um… Brrr!), which is totally in line with today’s tutorial. I’d like to show you how you can design your own snowflake in Silhouette Studio®. These are perfect for all of those letters and packages that need cute gift toppers. Basically, we are just going to be using the Line and Ellipse tools. Let’s do this! Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® or Silhouette Portrait® or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Silhouette Studio® Cardstock or whatever medium you plan to cut your shape out of Glue Step One: Design The Snowflake In Silhouette Studio®, create a new…

Snow Cute Card

Winter is in full swing over here. So we thought we should embrace the cold. Today we are using some winter designs to add the perfect touch to this snow globe card. We just love how it turned out. In fact, it is going to be really hard to give away—that’s how much we love it. Follow along below, and we will show you how to replicate this card yourself! Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® or Silhouette Portrait® or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Silhouette Studio® Silhouette Metallic Vinyl – Rose Gold Four colors of cardstock Glue Foam Dots Design ID #240058…

Lunch Box Notes

Let’s make these easy DIY Lunch Box Notes for your little ones. You can fill them with jokes and sweet messages to brighten up your kid’s lunch breaks. Read on for the full tutorial! Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® or Silhouette Portrait® or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Silhouette Studio® Cardstock Printer Design ID #148163 Step One: Prep the Design In Silhouette Studio®, open and ungroup your You Rock – Flat Card design (Design ID #148163). Keep black and white “You Rock” words. Put a white “You Rock” underneath the black one to create the shadow effect. You also can add shadow by…

Holiday Envelopes – Inside Out

Just wanted to share this quick DIY holiday envelopes project with you. Silhouette has hundreds of holiday designs, and I used their Happy Holidays shape to create these festive inside-out Holiday envelopes. You can use any handwritten sentiment to replicate this as well. Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® or Silhouette Portrait® or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Silhouette Studio® Cardstock Glue Design ID #71448 Design ID #3812 Step One: Create The Patterned Paper Download and open your shapes in Silhouette Studio®. Setup your page to be 8.5 inches by 11 inches. Set aside the envelope and place the Happy Holidays sentiment on the page. Ungroup the…

Round Santa Holiday Invite

We can all agree that the holidays are an extremely busy time of year. But it’s also amazing to spend with family, coworkers, neighbors, and friends. I seem to have at least a few parties and get-togethers to attend in December. Crazy, I know! With that being said, I try to host my own small get-togethers. Every year, I try to keep the theme simple and fun! This year’s invite was a round invite and inspired by Santa’s hat. The front says, “Santa, Define Naughty…” Everyone is sure to get a good laugh out of that! These invites are not…

5 Projects To Make For Christmas

It’s almost as soon as the clock strikes midnight after Thanksgiving that our minds go directly to Christmas (and for a good reason)! There is so much prep work that goes into Christmas. Between the shopping, creating things, and cooking, we even wonder how we find time for it all. We definitely always seem to find time to craft, and that’s because Christmas crafts are some of the most fun to do! To kick off the giving season, we thought we would give you 5 winter and Christmas projects to try this year! Project One: Temporary Tattoo Ornaments Did you…

Mint Stamped Christmas Set

We are just about to head into the time of year when you are going to need a bunch of tags, cards, and wrapping paper for your gifts, so we would like to show you how to make this customized set of stamped material using the Silhouette Mint™. Creating customized stamps is a great way to add the perfect personalized touches to all of your gifts. Keep reading to see how you can make and use your own stamps. Supplies Needed: Silhouette Mint™ 2 Silhouette Mint™ stamp kits 30 mm x 60 mm 1 Silhouette Mint™ stamp kit 45 mm…

What Can You Do With Dingbat Fonts?

Hi there! Kelly here. Have you seen the fun dingbat fonts in the Silhouette Design Store? I want to share some of the fun ways you can use these special font sets. Don’t let the higher price point scare you off. You’re actually getting at least 26 coordinating designs with a single dingbat font purchase. What are dingbat fonts? They are fonts where each letter is assigned a special character so instead of seeing A, B, C, etc. as you type, you’ll see an image like a tree, a phrase, an animal, etc. This tutorial will show you how you…

Pumpkin Layered Card

We love everything pumpkin! Whether it’s pumpkin cookies, pumpkin pie, carving pumpkins, or paper pumpkins: we love it all. So can you guess what our inspiration was for today’s post? That’s right—PUMPKINS! Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® or Silhouette Portrait® or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Silhouette Studio® Orange Cardstock Glue Design ID #226308 Step One: Set Up The Design Select the Page Setup icon located on the toolbar on the right-hand side of your page. Adjust your page width and height to 12 inches by 12 inches. We are using the CAMEO, but if you are cutting with another machine, set…

Fall Leaf Stickers

Will you be sending some snail mail or sending out Thanksgiving leftovers to friends and family? Then these little DIY Fall Leaf Stickers will be a perfect little DIY to try. They will look so cute as seals or even stickers in your planners to mark the season! Read on for the how-to. Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® or Silhouette Portrait® or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Silhouette Studio® Silhouette Printable White Sticker Paper Printer Design ID #158041 Step One: Preparing Design In Silhouette Studio®, open your Geometric Autumn Leaf design (Design ID #158041). Click the Line Style panel on the right-hand toolbar…

Creating Your First Pop-Up

Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® or Silhouette Portrait® or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade 8.5 x 11 White Card Stock 8.5 x 11 Light Pink Card Stock Printer Tape Runner or Glue Design ID #205781 Design ID #160327 Step One: Set Up Your Design Open Design ID #205781 in Silhouette Studio® by locating it in your library. Drag the colored shape off of the outline base shape. Once these items are separate, select the outline shape.  With the outline shape selected, open the Popup panel and select Convert Selected Shapes to Popup. You will notice that the Popup feature will add tabs on the…

Mini Envelope with Heart Seal

Remember when writing a card was the original way to send a text message? Today, we’re throwing it back and doing things the good ol’ way! With this Mini Square Envelope and Card design, you can create teeny tiny cards that say all the right things. Follow along to see how easy it was to put together. Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® or Silhouette Portrait® or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Studio® Metallic Rose Gold Vinyl Silhouette Cutting Mat Patterned Card Stock (For Envelope) Colored Card Stock  (For Insert) Tape Runner or Glue Design ID #221844 Step One: Open Your Design Open Design ID #221844 in Silhouette Studio® by…