DIY Valentine Etched Glass Candy Dish
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DIY Valentine Etched Glass Candy Dish

If you know me, you know that Valentine’s Day is my favorite holiday. And what could be more fun than using my favorite tool – my Silhouette Cameo – to create something special for my favorite holiday! This etched glass Valentine candy dish is quick to make and will look great filled with your favorite…

How to Create a Decorative Edge Card in Silhouette Studio
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How to Create a Decorative Edge Card in Silhouette Studio

Do you like making personalized cards to send to your family and friends? I do! And when you own a Silhouette, there’s virtually no end to the creative possibilities. One example is this beautiful decorative edge card that I created in Silhouette Studio. It’s perfect for birthdays, Mother’s Day, thank-you cards, get-well wishes, or just…

How to make a Money Pad using your Silhouette (plus other great ideas for giving gifts of cash!)
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How to make a Money Pad using your Silhouette
(plus other great ideas for giving gifts of cash!)

Christmas is just around the corner! Have you finished all your holiday shopping? If you’re short on time or ideas, there’s one gift that’s perfect for any occasion – CASH! And with a little creativity, even a cash gift can look festive. Today I’ll share with you how to make a personalized money pad with…

2018 Silhouette Crafter’s Gift Guide – Part 2 with a bonus FREE printable!
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2018 Silhouette Crafter’s Gift Guide – Part 2
with a bonus FREE printable!

Last week I posted Part 1 of my 2018 Silhouette Crafter’s Gift Guide that included several basic Silhouette supplies along with some specialty media and “nice to have” items. (If you missed that post, you can find it here.) This week in Part 2, I’m focusing on items for paper crafting, glass etching, fabric cutting,…

2018 Silhouette Crafter’s Gift Guide – Part 1 Machines, Tools, Specialty Items (and other fun stuff)
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2018 Silhouette Crafter’s Gift Guide – Part 1
Machines, Tools, Specialty Items (and other fun stuff)

Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone, but there are still plenty of shopping days left in this holiday season. Need some help knowing what to buy the Silhouette crafter on your gift list?  I’m here to help with the 2018 Silhouette Crafter’s Gift Guide! Included in the guide you’ll find a mix…

More DIY Faux Leather Earrings – and a FREE cut file!
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More DIY Faux Leather Earrings – and a FREE cut file!

Surprise! As I mentioned in my last post, I just finished teaching a class on faux leather earrings at the All Things Silhouette Conference in Peachtree City, Georgia organized and hosted by Terri Johnson Creates. While I was at the conference, I discovered another source for faux leather. I’ve been playing with…I mean TESTING…it today …

LW Twist Pop Card BOO: A Silhouette Tutorial using Silhouette Studio and your Silhouette Cameo or Portrait
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LW Twist Pop Card BOO: A Silhouette Tutorial
using Silhouette Studio and your Silhouette Cameo or Portrait

Halloween is just around the corner and I’ve got a couple of special kiddos in my life that I’ll be sending some treats to, along with handmade cards. For the littlest one, I wanted a card that was interactive but without any parts that she might be tempted to tear off remove 😉 . Lori…

Creative Cutters: Bless You Jars (with tutorial!) includes a free download for dust cover cut file
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Creative Cutters: Bless You Jars (with tutorial!)
includes a free download for dust cover cut file

Is it possible that each Creative Cutters meeting is better than the last? It sure feels that way to me! We had a wonderful turnout this week and over half of the attendees were brand-new to our group. I love, love, love seeing new faces – especially when I can introduce a few of them…

DIY Faux Leather Earrings Using Hobby Lobby Faux Leather Ribbon
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DIY Faux Leather Earrings Using Hobby Lobby Faux Leather Ribbon

It was very tempting to title this post “The Blog Post That Almost Wasn’t” or “Conquering the Hobby Lobby Faux Leather Ribbon (sort of)”. But I’m a stubborn persevering gal, and I was determined not to let an 8″ x 24″  piece of polyester defeat me. Let me explain… Earlier this year, I wrote a…

DIY Chalkboard Kitchen Command Center using Silhouette Chalkboard Vinyl
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DIY Chalkboard Kitchen Command Center
using Silhouette Chalkboard Vinyl

I recently received some happy mail in the form of a Silhouette Mystery Box. It contained such a nice assortment of goodies that it was hard to choose which one I wanted to try first! Ultimately I decided to make this kitchen command center using the Chalkboard Starter Kit and today I’ll show you how…