Introducing the Craft Pro Heat Press
|

Introducing the Craft Pro Heat Press

Last week I posted several questions that you should ask yourself before purchasing a heat press. I also mentioned that I just purchased a new heat press that I would be telling you more about. The Craft Pro heat press from Heat Press Nation has just been released to the public and I’m excited to…

Product Review: SparkleBerry Ink Monthly Box
|

Product Review: SparkleBerry Ink Monthly Box

If you’ve been to many of my classes or my Silhouette Saturday workshop, you know I love me some SparkleBerry! Their craft vinyl is superior to any other that I’ve used or seen on the market. The patterns are beautiful, the colors are vibrant, and the quality is outstanding – not to mention the fact…

How to Create Custom Water-Resistant Labels Using Your Silhouette
|

How to Create Custom Water-Resistant Labels Using Your Silhouette

I’m not a globetrotter by any means but I do travel a fair bit. When traveling by air, I prefer to pack everything in one carry-on piece of luggage, which means that I need to conserve as much space as possible and keep all liquids in containers of no more than 100ml (3.4 ounces). And…

DIY Personalized Doormat using your Silhouette Cameo
|

DIY Personalized Doormat using your Silhouette Cameo

I’ve been wanting to make a personalized doormat for some time, so when my son and daughter-in-law recently purchased their first house, it was the perfect opportunity for me to give it a try. And, of course, you know that my Silhouette was involved! Want to make one of your own? Today I’ll share my…

How to Make a Quilt Label Using Terial Magic and Your Silhouette
|

How to Make a Quilt Label Using Terial Magic and Your Silhouette

I’m a pretty decent seamstress and have made a few quilts in my time, but my mom is the REAL quilter in the family. Her beautiful creations may appear complete once the binding is in place, but the true finishing touch is the label. Labeling a quilt is an often-overlooked step, yet it’s the best…

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas To Make with Your Silhouette
|

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas To Make with Your Silhouette

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and if your mom is anything like mine, she much prefers a handmade gift or card over anything I could buy in a store. And you know I’m going to try to use my Silhouette any way I can! Many of the projects I’ve shared before on the…

How to Use Silhouette Scratch-off Sticker Sheets
|

How to Use Silhouette Scratch-off Sticker Sheets

Valentine’s Day has always been one of my most favorite holidays. I like it as much or more as Christmas! Maybe it’s because it takes place during February, right before my birthday. More likely it’s because I REALLY enjoy making Valentine cards and treats. This year was extra-special because I got to use Silhouette scratch-off…

DIY Faux Leather Earrings using your Silhouette Cameo or Portrait (and a giveway!)
|

DIY Faux Leather Earrings using your Silhouette Cameo or Portrait
(and a giveway!)

One of the most fun projects I’ve worked on lately is faux leather earrings. They are quick to make, relatively inexpensive, and a great way to express your creativity. As soon as I completed my first pair, I was hooked (no pun intended 😉 !). (Be sure to read all the way down to the…

How to Make Floating Ornaments Using Photos (in less than an hour!)
| |

How to Make Floating Ornaments Using Photos
(in less than an hour!)

The Christmas season seems to get busier and busier each year – and that’s especially true for makers and crafters. But some traditions are just too important to let go, even when time is short. For me, one of those traditions is making a special ornament for each member of our family. While looking over…