Archives for December 2013

Silhouette Online Store Subscriptions

From the questions I’m receiving & posts I’m seeing online — it seems that there were a lot of new Silhouette Cameo and Portrait machines under the Christmas Tree this year!  Yeah!  That’s a great thing!   And to make it even better — Silhouette has an awesome Online Store Subscription Sale through January 3rd.    All of the subscriptions are 20% off  with the code NEWYEAR.   I’ve received some emails & posts from new owners, asking just how they access the {Read More}

Addressing Envelopes with Silhouette Sketch Pens

Well, its officially last minute — with only 6 days left until Christmas!   And I haven’t sent out my Christmas cards yet! However, I actually did get pictures of our entire family when we were together at Thanksgiving, managed to order the cards in a timely manner — and they just arrived!  So, I started to address them by hand today -(my handwriting isn’t too bad — I used to get A’s in grade school when penmanship was graded!) — but it takes {Read More}

Silhouette Print & Cut Gift Tags – Part 2

Good Morning!  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! Just {Read More}

Silhouette Print & Cut Gift Tags – part 1

  Recently I was asked to participate in a Bake Sale for our MOPS group!  Now, at my age, I’m certainly not a “MOPS Mom” (Mother of Preschoolers) — but I’m a Mentor Mom & I love it!    Love being around these amazing young women & their babies!  So, baking & working in the kitchen are not where I shine — but I did manage to make these little Pecan Rolo Turtles!   I mean, you just line up square pretzels on {Read More}

Cutting Machine Embroidery Applique

 This is a Jam Pack Post!  Be sure to read through all the way to the end!!  There are 35 Projects to share AND a $155 Amazon Gift card giveaway!!! I wanted to share my latest project with you!  As many of you know — the reason I was first even interested in a Silhouette Cameo was so that I could cut my machine embroidery applique files with it!  I HATE taking the hoop off the machine & trimming the {Read More}