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How To Make A Simple Monogram Etched Spoon

  I love to experiment when it comes to crafting.  An idea pops into my head and I just have to know if it will actually work in the real world like it does in my mind.  Sometimes it’s a big ol’ fail and other times I get a win! I’m here showing you my latest winning idea…etched spoons! It’s actually a very simple project and it uses all those tiny little scrap pieces of vinyl you’ve been hoarding (we all do it!). I recently discovered that Target  ...

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DIY Tutorial, Home Decor, Kid Crafts, Material Tips, Party Crafts, Silhouette CAMEO

Five Unexpected Ways To Use Tattoo Paper

  Oh tattoo paper how I love you…let me count the ways, five to be exact. You are so much more than a product we apply to our skin. You are a versatile tool in our Silhouette specialty media arsenal and you deserve the lime light for a few minutes. 1. You make adorable gift bags       Photo Credits: Maritza Lisa Look at these amazing muslin and paper gift bags. Who wouldn’t be thrilled to be handed one of these cute bags? I know I’ll be doing this next  ...

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DIY Tutorial, Heat Transfer Vinyl, Home Decor, Kid Crafts, Silhouette CAMEO, Software Tutorial

Make Your Own Birth Announcement Artwork

If you’re a regular Silhouette America blog reader (and I hope you are!) you’ll remember those fun gender reveal poppers I made for a friend this past summer. Well the baby just arrived and she’s adorable! I wanted to make them a gift incorporating the reveal flag from the party so a birth announcement artwork board instantly came to mind. Now they’ll have a nice keepsake to remember all the special moments with their newest little one. Supplies Needed: 8 in. x 10  ...

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Make a beautiful vase using 4 affordable items

(Originally posted on Expressions Vinyl’s blog) Hello!  I don’t know about you but I’m a big fan of the succulent plant trend going on right now.  I have a shelf in my bathroom just calling out to me saying “make me pretty!” Who am I not to answer that call? I originally tried having real succulents but my black thumb killed that idea rather quickly (pun intended).  Seriously, my husband is in charge of the yard because my skill-set does not include gardening.  ...

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