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Neon Heat Transfer T-shirt

It’s summertime, and that means we need some bright and happy summerware! Check out this step-by-step tutorial to see how you can make your very own mermaid-themed t-shirt with neon heat transfer. Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO®, Silhouette Portrait®, or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Studio® Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Cutting Blade Silhouette Heat Transfer – smooth – neon pink, neon green and neon blue  Silhouette Hook Tool Iron Piece of cloth or parchment paper T-shirt Design ID #271641 Step One: Preparing the Design 1. Open the Mermaid off duty design (Design ID #271641) in Silhouette Studio®. Resize your design according the t-shirt size you will…

Summer Little Firecracker T-shirt

The season of summer parties and social gatherings is upon us, and I wanted to make sure my littles are dressed in style. So we decided on this Little Firecracker design from the Design Store! When I saw this design, I instantly knew I needed to make it for my daughter! Instead of a traditional T-Shirt iron on, I opted for an adorable tank top with a bow detail! I just love how easy it is to custom make clothes for any occasion, and this is perfect for the summer and the 4th of July! If you are new to…

Using Silhouette to Solve a Purse Clutter Problem

Every day I waste a lot of time trying to find things at the bottom of my purse. Whether I am searching for a pen, eyeglasses, or lipstick, I never seem to find what I am looking for. So last week I came up with an idea to solve my purse-clutter problem. I decided to make zippered bags to help me organize all of the clutter. Follow along if you think this solution could work for you!   Supplies Needed: Silhouette CAMEO® or Silhouette Portrait® or Silhouette Curio™ Silhouette Cutting Mat Silhouette Blade Silhouette Studio® Silhouette Heat Transfer Iron or heat press Small zippered…

Refresh Your Wardrobe In Minutes With Heat Transfer Vinyl

Ahhh, spring is right around the corner. I’m going to be completely honest here… spring is my favorite season! I love walking outside and hearing the newly hatched birds chirp. Flowers are blooming, grass is growing again and it seems as though the earth is waking from a cold winter slumber. So why shouldn’t we wake up our spring attire as well? Refreshing your spring wardrobe can be done in as little as 5 minutes with your Silhouette and Heat Transfer Vinyl. A simple graphic tee can make a huge statement with any outfit. Silhouette Design Store has got you…

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…

New Year, New Home Decor

Do you like to change up your home decor every season or every year? Or every week? 😉 Whatever your time frame is, this round-up post is for you. If you’re ready to switch some things up a little in your home, let’s look at some beginning to moderate skill level ideas you can achieve with your new CAMEO 3! (For the record, you can accomplish these projects with an older CAMEO model, too.) Pillows One of the quickest, yet noticeable changes in your home can be done with new pillows. Are you a fan of nautical or beach themes?…

How To Use Weed Lines In Silhouette Studio®Business Edition

Hello friends! Connie here, and I am going to show you all how to use an amazing feature found only in Silhouette Studio® Business Edition 3: Automated Weed Lines. This feature is especially great to have when you are working with vinyl. I find that weed lines help me to minimize vinyl waste because I am able to weed each piece section-by-section instead of trying to weed the entire piece at once. As mentioned above, the weed lines feature can only be found in the Business Edition version of Silhouette Studio® and it is the icon with ‘Ab’ symbol around…

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…

7 Holiday Gift Ideas Using Heat Transfer Material

Thanksgiving is well over and the Christmas crafting rush has officially begun! Have you created gifts for family and friends yet? This round up will show you awesome holiday gift ideas you can make using your Silhouette CAMEO® and one of my favorite materials to craft with, Silhouette Heat Transfer material. Here are 7 projects I will be creating for friends and family this year. 1. “Hey Y’all!” Kitchen Towel Need to bring a gift to a holiday party? This easy decorative towel comes together literally in minutes and they’re a very inexpensive gift to make for a hostess, neighbor, or co-worker. Bundle it…

Thanksgiving Place Cards

Did you know that heat transfer can be used on a variety of media? There are so many options outside of fabric. Today I’m showing you how to create easy, beautiful Thanksgiving place cards using heat transfer on wood. It adheres beautifully—and once you’re all done with Thanksgiving dinner, you can simply attach a ribbon to the back and turn them into ornaments for the tree. I love a double-duty craft! Supplies Needed: Wood Slices (found at craft stores) Silhouette CAMEO® 12-Inch Glitter Heat Transfer (black) Ratchet Blade (included with your CAMEO) Iron (or heat press) Archer Font (ID #151172)…

Heat Transfer Custom Throw Pillow

Cari here with you today & I’m super excited to be sharing a project that I made this fabulous “I love you” design.  You are going to love this design!  I was thrilled with it when I got it and my mind was racing with a million ideas!!   I decided to create a heat transfer image for a pillow cushion to put on our bed.       Supplies: Silhouette CAMEO® Heat Transfer (silver) Iron & pillow cushion     STEP ONE:   Open up the design in your Silhouette software.  Resize the image for the project you are crewing….

Girl’s Halloween Tee

When it comes to Halloween, I can’t help but want to go all out with fun decorations, homemade costumes, and even festive t-shirts like this one. Of course, Halloween doesn’t have be all orange and black. The gold and purple complement each other really well on this shirt. I’ve been waiting for a reason to break out the gold fabric ink since it’s oh so gorgeous. It’s pretty thick so it only took one layer to give me the coverage I wanted. If you’re impatient like me and don’t like waiting for the fabric ink to dry, try using a…