• Quick & Easy Snowflake Ornament
    Cricut Maker,  Paper Craft,  Tutorials

    Make Quick & Easy Snowflake Ornaments with Your Cricut

    With my free cut file download, you’ll be making these layered snowflake ornaments in no time at all! All you’ll need is 3 colours of cardstock (thicker is better for stability), a thin ribbon, scissors, and double sided tape – and your Cricut cutting machine, of course! Assembly is simple for this cute project. Enjoyable for kids to assemble too! Watch the Assembly Tutorial Download the Snowflake Template I’ve created two variants. The first version is the intended purpose, the actual ornament. It’s a double sided design with a loop for hanging. The second version is a single sided design with no loop for hanging, intended as an embellishent for…

  • DIY Polka Dot Wall Decals
    Cricut Maker,  Home Decor,  Tutorials

    How to Evenly Space Decals to Make a Polka Dot Wall

    Today I’ll show you how to use a template to evenly space decals into a polka dot grid pattern. Watch This Tutorial: For this project, you’ll need: Vinyl Cutting Machine like the Cricut Maker a removable vinyl like Oracal 631. Transfer tape Cardboard for making a template Plastic Scraper or a credit card Pencil Scissors You can use a Cricut, Silhouette, or similar vinyl cutting tool to cut out your decals, or you can buy premade ones.  The amount of decals you’ll need depends on the width and height of the wall area you want to decorate, plus how much distance you’d like between your decals. I estimated I’d need…

  • Cricut Maker,  Quilting,  Sewing,  Tutorials,  Videos

    Cutting Fusible Web with the Cricut Maker

    If you own the Cricut Maker, you know that you can cut a variety of materials, including fabric. But can you use it to cut out shapes from fabric that is already backed with fusible web and the paper liner for your applique projects?  For some background, I was working on a baby quilt for my daughter who is due to be born next month. I wanted to applique some bunny shapes in the centre of my blocks.  I couldn’t find anyone online talking about using my favourite applique supply: Double Stick Fusible Web. I’ve filmed my experience using my favourite double sided fusible web from The Warm Company: Lite…

  • Personalize Your Water Bottles with Cricut Maker!!
    Cricut Maker,  Tutorials,  Videos

    How to Make Personalized Vinyl Water Bottle Labels with Cricut Maker

    I recently purchased a Cricut Maker, and my first vinyl project was making personalized Batman water bottle decal labels for my Batman-obsessed son. I transformed  Contigo water bottles by personalizing them with my son’s name. I’ll give you a quick walk-through of what I used to decorate these cups and the basic process of how to create a simple single-colour design featuring a shape with letters appearing in the negative space. Video Tutorial: Make Personalized Vinyl Water Bottle Labels with Cricut Maker FYI: These are just for personal use, so I’m not selling these nor would I suggest selling cups featuring logos or characters that you don’t own.  Supplies for…