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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Cyber Monday Savings

Happy Monday!   So many of our valued partners are extending their Black Friday sales thru Cyber Monday — so I wanted to share a few of those with you! HEAT PRESS NATION – All of their Black Friday promotions are extended thru Cyber Monday — and there are a lot!   You can see them all HERE – -but I wanted to highlight a few for you!  This is a great deal on this awesome Heat Press.  I have the {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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Adjusting 3 Letter Monograms Created in Silhouette Studio

Happy New Year!  I’m so excited to be writing this from my studio in my home — after 2 months of living in a lovely Homewood Suites!  For those of you who don’t know, when we returned from the All Things Silhouette Conference in November, we opened the door to a burst pipe, running water & a flooded house.  So, for the last 2 months, we’ve been dealing with ServPro, insurance adjustors & restoration contractors.  But, I’m happy to say that {Read More}

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Troubleshooting the Silhouette Cloud

So to follow up with yesterday’s post about locating recently purchased designs in the Silhouette Cloud library – I wanted to share a few troubleshooting tips.  There have been some bugs with the Silhouette software, and the software developers at Silhouette America are working hard to get them resolved.  So, here are a few tips that you may find helpful when things do not go as planned. #1 – Be sure you are updated to the most recent version of Silhouette Studio: {Read More}

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How to Find Purchased Silhouette Designs in the Cloud

With the BIG SALE at the Silhouette Design Store (thru Dec. 5), a lot of you have been asking where your purchased designs are in the Cloud (in version 3.8 of Silhouette Studio).   So, I wanted to share with you how to easily find your new designs! If you have updated your Silhouette Studio to a version with the Silhouette Cloud (at least 3.7.2), then you may have some questions about the Cloud & how to locate your newly {Read More}

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Foil On Fabrics with Your Silhouette – Part 1

Foil prints are everywhere – and we love them!  When I discovered the Heidi Swapp Minc Foil machine for creating foil prints on card stock and paper – I was the first in line to buy one!    But I wanted to put foil on clothing, too!  So I’m going to share with you two ways to do that. Today – The first method is using the Siser Easyweed Foil – which comes in two colors  – Gold and Silver.  This foil is similar {Read More}

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Print & Cut – Its Not Just for Paper!

We are on “Baby watch” at our house, as our oldest daughter is ready to deliver her 3rd baby boy!  In fact, today is her actual due date — so it could be any day!!  This “Mimi” is pretty excited and in the to create baby things!  My daughter asked that I “make them with Silhouette” instead of machine embroidery, because she doesn’t like how “scratchy” machine embroidery can be on the back.  Not good for a new little baby! {Read More}

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What I’ve Learned About the New Cloud Update to Silhouette Studio Software

I am so excited about the latest update to the Silhouette Studio Software – Version 3.7.026 – which was released this week as a free update.  At this time, it is an optional update — which means if you don’t want to use it, you don’t have to!  But for me, I love the idea of being able to access all of my designs from any location!  And once again, I’m just thrilled that Silhouette America has provided this FREE of {Read More}

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