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Favorite Projects To Get Ready For Summer

Well hello, June! Thank you, Mother Nature, for the fabulous Florida spring weather. Now, it’s time to get ready for some summer fun! Beach days occupy most of our summer bucket list around here, but we like to have other fun things to look forward to, as well. Need some summer prep ideas too? Check out my top favorite ideas from this very blog to get you started. Monogrammed Beach Bag We definitely “need” a new monogrammed bag to tote some beach goodies down by the water, right? It’s no problem achieving that with Heat Transfer and a blank canvas bag….

Mother’s Day Card

Hello friends, Today we get to celebrate those very special women in our lives!! Our Moms!!! I want to share with you this card that I created and a cute little gift box to go along with it.   Supplies: Silhouette CAMEO® Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Adhesive Backed Cardstock Silhouette Sketch Pens Love You Mom card Design ID #59090 Pendant Charm Gift Box Design ID #45888 Heart & Butterfly Design ID #185812 3D Rolled Rosebud Design ID #116427   STEP ONE: Create Sketch element I wanted to add a sketched lined around the edges of the cut out words on the front of the…

Lovely Gift Ideas To Impress Mama This Mother’s Day

We all love mom! But let’s face it, it can be tough to shop for the perfect gift. So, today I have rounded up a few amazing gifts that you can DIY that are sure to impress mom this year and maybe help you move up on her favorite’s list. Ok–maybe I am making promises that are a little extreme, but one thing I do guarantee is that the special lady in your life will absolutely love anything that is given to her, especially when it is handcrafted with love and care. Footprint/Handprint Love Sign I absolutely love this sign…

Create A Quiet Book With Silhouette Printable Cotton Canvas

In the Specialty Media section of the Silhouette website, there is a plethora of products that you might not have realized exist. You should really check it out if you haven’t! One of those types of Specialty Media is Printable Cotton Canvas, and today I’m going to show you a little project that I’m currently using it on. A few things about Printable Cotton Canvas first: Each pack contains eight white, letter size (8.5 in. x 11 in.) sheets. It’s printable, of course! You can load it right into your home printer and print like normal. You can cut it on…

Quick, Cute, And Easy Last Minute Valentine’s Day Crafts

Hi crafty friends! I don’t know about you but I *love* Valentine’s Day, everything about it! Some of my favorite memories of growing up with my sister are the times when she helped me make my Valentine’s Day cards. She always made sure I had the cutest cards in class. Today, I’ll be showing you three quick, cute, and easy last minute Valentine’s Day ideas for all you busy crafters out there. Things you will need: Silhouette CAMEO® 3 or other Silhouette cutting machine Bright colored cardstock paper Inkjet Printer Printable White Sticker Paper Printable Heat Transfer Material Mini canvas drawstring…

How To Use PixScan™ To Decorate Handmade Cards

Did you know you can use PixScan™ to decorate handmade cards? Today, I’m going to tell you how you can “fussy-cut” patterned paper without even having to lift your detail scissors. To be honest, I’ve had a PixScan™ mat since last Christmas when I received it with the CAMEO, but I had never tried it out. The great thing is the same PixScan™ mat that works with the previous model of the CAMEO will also work with the CAMEO 3—no need to purchase a new one. How cool is that? Want to see how it works? Let’s go! Supplies needed: The…

Pop Up Cards

Have you ever noticed how many card designs are available in the Design Store? There are thousands to choose from! And they’re all so amazing!!! I chose to create a couple of fun pop-up designs because I love dimension in my projects. And who wouldn’t love to receive one of these darling cards? Supplies needed: Textured Cardstock Silhouette Adhesive Backed Cardstock Adhesives (double sided tape or glue) foam squares/tape Design #162106 Design #131498 Step 1: Choose card design  The first card I made was to celebrate the wonderful winter season we are having here in British Columbia. The snow that we’ve…

Twelve Days of Christmas

I absolutely love this time of year! The Christmas carols are being sung, the trees are getting lit, the Christmas baking is getting made and the romantic Christmas movies are playing. Yes, I love it all!! Today I’m excited to share with you this little 5 in. x 7 in. mini album that I’ve created for the month of December.  It’s like a December Daily in which I will fill out each page with the various activities or things we’ve done as a family that day.  I decided to just do the 12 day before Christmas rather than the entire…

Give Thanks Mini Album

I love this time of year.  The weather is changing, the leaves change color, the cozy sweaters come out, and the yummy seasonal drinks are now available! But I what I’m most thankful for is my family. I created this little seasonal mini to add to my fall home decor this year. Isn’t it cute? This is a simple & fun project to create. Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® Chipboard Adhesive Backed Cardstock (in a variety of colors) Printable Adhesive Cardstock Printable Cotton Canvas Designs Used: family Design ID #160408 grateful Design ID #159355 Give Thanks Design ID #69119 thankful & blessed Design…

Fall Paper Craft Round-up

Hey friends! It’s me again, and I’m back to share my fall favorites. It’s the 2016 Fall Paper Craft Round-up! If you’re like me, then it’s pretty tough to choose just a couple favorites. Fall is the best time of year. I mean, the leaves are changing, there’s a crisp freshness in the air, and everything is on pause before the onset of winter. I mean… that’s what fall is like for you. I’m in South Florida. My kids are still enjoying the pool after school, and the only leaves falling are from dead branches. Wherever you are, the possibilities…

Maximize Your Cutting Material with Silhouette Studio®

Hi everyone! Today I’m sharing with you two projects and tips on how to maximize your cutting material so that you can get the most use out of it. I’m the type of person who doesn’t like to waste cardstock. I will save the smallest pieces (well within reason, of course). But I also like to get the most out of a sheet of paper and there are a few simple ways to do this. Here are two layouts that I created using some Adhesive Backed Cardstock, Vellum, Printable Kraft Paper and Printable Gold Foil. “Scatter Sunshine”   “Find Wonder In…

Ink Stippled Scrapbook Layout

I’m so excited to share this layout with you because I had so much fun creating it and playing with the stippling feature on Curio. The stipple feature lets you create dots of an image and there’s a variety of patterns to choose from to create the dotted design.       Supplies needed:     Silhouette Curio™ Adhesive Printable Cardstock Adhesive Corrugated Paper Adhesive- Backed Cardstock Markers (or Silhouette Sketch pens) Silhouette Pen Holders (*optional – only needed if using pens/markers other than Silhouette Sketch Pens) Silhouette CAMEO®   STEP ONE   STIPPLE DESIGN Open image up in Silhouette Studio®, size…