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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Happy Halloween — The Silhouette Way! And A Giveaway!

Silhouette Cutting Blade – Melissa Viscount @ Silhouette School Silhouette Sketch Pen – Christine Schinagl @ Cutting for Business Mirror, Mirror on the HTV – Rachel Teodoro  @ Rachel Teodoro  Crazy Silhouette Craft Lady – Kimbo @ A Girl and a Glue Gun All Things Silhouette – Terri @ Terri Johnson Creates Read through to the bottom of this post to learn more about the $50 Giveaway from Expressions Vinyl!   So when Melissa of Silhouette School asked me about participating in a {Read More}

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Free Friendly Jack-O-Lantern Cut File

I love celebrating Halloween with my grandsons!  But because all of my guys are little, I don’t like things too scary.  When I was asked to participate in the Pro World Halloween Challenge, I knew that  this friendly Jack-O-Lantern design would be just the thing!  The products from Siser NA that we were sent to work with are some of my favorite! — Both the Glow in the Dark HTV and the Black Glitter.   But, with this file, the challenge {Read More}

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Glow in the Dark Flocked Pumpkin & Free Jack-o-Lantern Files

Don’t know about you — but these Fall days seem to be flying by at warp speed!  Hard to believe that Halloween is only 6 weeks away!  But, when I saw these free Jack-0-Lantern files from Mandy Art Market, I knew exactly what I was going to do with them!     These are so incredibly cute & come with 32 Mix & Match clip art files!  The possibilities are endless! I’ve been hoarding an orange piece of StripFlock that was {Read More}

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Cutting Machine Embroidery Appliqué with Silhouette Designer Edition Plus – part 2

Several months ago, Designer Edition Plus edition of Silhouette Studio was released!  And those of us that are machine embroiderers rejoiced!!!  Now, we could open machine embroidery designs in Silhouette Studio & easily cut appliqué files – with no tracing, no sizing etc!!!  But ever since, many of you have been asking for another tutorial on how to cut embroidery appliqué that has multiple pieces!  So, I decided making Easter shirts for my grandsons was a great time to do {Read More}

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Free Valentine Design with Layering Tips for Heat Transfer Vinyl

Valentines Day is just a two days away — and I know that I’m a little late!  But I’m going to share this with you anyway, along with some layering tips for Heat Transfer Vinyl!  You still have time to make a quick shirt, can pick up some layering tips – -or if all else fails, save the design for next year!! This is a design that I created in Silhouette Studio, using the font Charcuterie Family, that I purchased on {Read More}

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Day #10 – Four (Almost) Free Fonts & A Free Cut File!

Happy Tuesday!   I know that many of you are busy with your last minute holiday plans– wrapping, cooking, baking & creating!   (Hopefully not too much shopping left to do!   So, today’s post is to share with you four “Almost” Free fonts that you can download today & create with later!   They are “Almost” free, because they are only $1.00!!   (If you tweet about your purchase – you can actually get a 10% discount–bringing it down to {Read More}

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Day #9 – Part 2 of Print & Cut Gift Tags

Hello –  Today I’m going to share with you how to finish creating our little penguin Print & Cut gift tag in Silhouette Studio!   Its perfect to use for bake sales (like I did) — or gift tags for your Christmas gifts!  This technique can be applied to make all types of tags for any occasion!  Instead of the penguin — use a picture of the recipient!  That way, even the littlest one at your party can help distribute gifts! This video {Read More}

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Day #8 – How to Turn Regular Cut Files to Print & Cut

Well, Christmas Eve is just one week away — so, if you are like me — you are working hard on your “to-do list”!    As a result, today & tomorrow’s posts are ones that I shared from 2013.   However, many of you have joined us since 2013, so this will be new to you!!  And its great information on how you can convert regular cut files into Print & Cut.     You may notice some differences in the {Read More}

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