Sewing with Silhouette — Quilt Designing in Silhouette Studio

I want to apologize for so much time going by since my last post — BUT I have a good reason.  Our family welcomed Sawyer Jane on March 21st!   Weighing in at 7 lbs., 4 ounces at birth!  I have been extremely busy with Mimi duty!!  She is just such a joy!  And she makes grandchild #5!!   We are so blessed! So now that introductions have been made — on to Sewing with Silhouette!   This post is {Read More}

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Free Easter Silhouette Print & Cut File

  I love Easter!  And its so early this year, it sorta snuck up on me!  So, I just wanted to share this free Easter Cut File with you today.   It is a Print & Cut design, and perfect for stickers, printable vinyl, heat transfer t-shirt paper, or even the Silhouette Printable Magnet Paper — which is what I’ve used it for.  I made some cute little Easter magnets to decorate my frig!   Using your Silhouette for Print {Read More}

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Sewing with Silhouette – Quilting & Appliqué + Free Cut File + A Giveaway!

I’m so excited to launch my latest blog series — “Sewing with Silhouette”.   As you may know, cutting machine embroidery appliqué is what brought me into the world of Silhouette!  I owned a Brother sewing/embroidery store for 13 years & figured out how to cut your appliqué with a Cameo!  That was years ago (before you could import your embroidery designs into Studio) & Silhouette has grown by leaps & bounds to include so many more wonderful possibilities related to {Read More}

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Using Glyphs in Designer Edition & FREE Valentines Cut File

I love Valentines Day!  Its just a fun day in the middle of winter that everyone can celebrate!   And I love making things for Valentine’s day!   Even though its still early January, Valentines Day is just around the corner & will be here before you know it!  So for today’s post, I’m going to share with you how you can create files in Designer Edition, using this FREE font – “Beach” – from Font Bundles!  It includes a Premium {Read More}

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Sticky Notes & FREE Christmas Cut File

One of the things I love the most about Silhouette – is how quickly you can create something!  So, with only 5 days until Christmas – this is important!  Today I’m sharing with you another FREE Cut File that I created using the LW Nativity Dingbat Font from the Silhouette Store — and a little tutorial about using Sticky Notes.    So often, when I share a design, people will ask what font I used.  And honestly, I often don’t {Read More}

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Working with Dingbat Fonts & Free Christmas Cut File

  Today is a “twofer” (as my Daddy used to say) – -which means you get 2 things for one blog post!   I have a video to share with you how to work with Dingbat fonts in Silhouette Studio!   I love Dingbat fonts & if you are purchasing these — they are a great value, as you get a whole bunch of designs in one font!  You can use them whether or not you own Designer Edition — {Read More}

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Which Studio Software Version Do I Really Need?? (and Bonus video tutorials!)

With all of the Silhouette Studio Software being 50% off for the Black Friday sales — there has been a lot of confusion about what each version contains & what people need!    Silhouette America actually has an awesome chart that compares all of the versions & what they contain.  Its just kinda hidden on their website & hard to find.  So, I thought I would share that with you today. There are 4 levels of Silhouette Studio Software — {Read More}

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In Everything Give Thanks

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!  Hard to believe that Thanksgiving is just a couple of days away – -but it is.   I know that I have been “missing in action” recently – and wanted to share with you what has been happening the last year in my life!  And talk about 2018! In November of 2016, we returned home from the All Things Silhouette Conference – to a broken water pipe & a house flooded with water!  I know that many {Read More}

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Using the Knife Tool in Designer Edition – and FREE Halloween Cut File

With all of my health challenges the past year, I haven’t been able to make much for my littlest (one year old) grandson, Silas — So since I’m feeling better, Halloween is the perfect time!  I loved using the designing tools in Silhouette Studio to create my little ghost in this design! I’m working in Silhouette Studio, V4.1.201.  First, I selected the Elipse tool and drew a large oval shape — and a smaller oval shape for the ghost eyes. {Read More}

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How to Combine Monogram Frames & Fonts in Silhouette Studio & FREE Monogram Frame

My last post tutorial shared how to adjust 3 letter monogram fonts that you bought in Silhouette Design Store.  However, sometimes you purchase them elsewhere — and today, I am sharing with you a FREE Hearth Wreath Monogram frame — with FIVE beautiful heart frames – from our friends at Cuttable Designs!  Just in time for Valentines’ Day!  So, I want to show you how to use these frames & combine them with the monogram font! First, when you download the files, they {Read More}

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