Tips for Cutting Cork Leather with your Silhouette
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Tips for Cutting Cork Leather with your Silhouette

Faux leather is still very much on-trend for making earrings, but have you tried CORK??? This natural fabric (often called cork leather), made from the bark of the cork-oak tree and imported from Portugal, can be a bit of a challenge to work with but provides unique results! Here are my tried and tested tips…

37 Positive Quotes to Encourage & Inspire You
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37 Positive Quotes to Encourage & Inspire You

I don’t know about you, but I think there’s always room for more positivity in the world. So I’ve gathered 37 positive quotes to share with you today. Whether you cut them out with your Silhouette to make something pretty or simply jot them on a sticky note and put them somewhere as a reminder,…

DIY Binder Covers & Spine Labels in Silhouette Studio - no machine required!
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DIY Binder Covers & Spine Labels
in Silhouette Studio - no machine required!

Whether you’re getting ready for back to school, organizing your office, or just brightening up things around the house, personalized binder covers are an easy way to add some color and fun to your life! And you can make them quickly in any version of Silhouette Studio and there is NO CUTTING MACHINE REQUIRED! Let…

How to Make Easy Paper Mache Ornaments using your Silhouette
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How to Make Easy Paper Mache Ornaments
using your Silhouette

Today we’re squeezing in one last Christmas in July project before the month is over! These paper mache ornaments are super quick and easy to make with the help of your Silhouette. There’s no mess like traditional paper mache projects and they’re really festive too! Once you get started, you’ll want to make a whole…

Cardmaking with Your Silhouette (1 design, 3 techniques, endless possibilities!)
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Cardmaking with Your Silhouette (1 design, 3 techniques, endless possibilities!)

Have you ever seen a design and knew that you just had to use it right away??? That’s what happened to me this week! As soon as the weekly freebie was released in the Silhouette Design Store, I knew exactly what I wanted to make – note cards! But why make only one style, when…

Food Gifts from the Kitchen (with FREE printable labels!)
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Food Gifts from the Kitchen
(with FREE printable labels!)

I love giving homemade Christmas gifts, especially when I can prepare them in bulk for teachers, neighbors, and co-workers. Sometimes I’ll make an ornament or a holiday decoration, but often you’ll find me in the kitchen, putting together food gifts that are both practical and pretty (as well as economical!). Using the Silhouette Studio software…

DIY Silhouette Advent Calendar (Christmas in July!)
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DIY Silhouette Advent Calendar
(Christmas in July!)

A couple of years ago, I bought my first Silhouette Portrait when it was on sale for Black Friday. I was excited about having a smaller machine that would be easier to travel with, but I was even MORE excited about one of the bonus items that came with it – an Advent Calendar, pre-assembled…

Choosing the Right Adhesive for Your Paper Projects
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Choosing the Right Adhesive for Your Paper Projects

Choosing the right adhesive for your paper projects can be tricky! Sometimes you have to try quite a few before you find what sticks (pun intended!). However, there really isn’t a one-size-fits-all solution. The best adhesive(s)­­ for the job will depend on several factors including the size of the design, the amount of detail, and…