Layering Multiple Colors of Vinyl with Cut By Fill

Layering multiple colors of adhesive vinyl can be challenging, when trying to line it up correctly — But no more!!   Using registration marks & the “Cut by Fill” function in Silhouette Studio, you can layer multiple colors perfectly every time!   The Cut by Fill  function is available in all editions of Silhouette Studio. I love Summer & July 4th — so I wanted to decorate this drink bin for the holiday!   Using Designs from the Silhouette Design {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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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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How to Double Cut (and why) in Silhouette Studio

On a recent blog post about Printable Vinyl, I mentioned that I “Double Cut” the vinyl – since it was thicker with the laminate over it.  So, that prompted the question from readers – “How do I double cut?”   So, today – I want to show you just how to do that! First, when would you want to double cut?  Like I mentioned, I was cutting Printable Vinyl, which is already thicker than regular adhesive vinyl, and I had {Read More}

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Pattern Fill with Designer Edition & Free Card Cut File

My last post I shared how to fill your shapes and patterns without Designer Edition -but I will tell you — Pattern Fill in Designer Edition makes things so much easier & gives you additional options! The Fill Pattern options allow you to mirror patterns, rotate, scale, pan the pattern around within the filled image, and adjust the pattern’s level of transparency. These advanced features for manipulating patterns can be found in the Advanced Options in the Fill Pattern panel. For {Read More}

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Create Your Own Patterned Vinyl – or how to Fill your Patterns without Designer Edition

We are headed to the Virginia Beach this week, not only to relax on the beach, but also to visit my little grandson! Oh – and his parents! So, I decided that I needed a new Beach Spiker to hold my drink and phone! And I don’t know about you – but I am loving all of the summer graphic packs and bundles from The Hungry Jpeg!  One that I recently purchased is 20 DIY Watercolor Patterns.  It comes with 20 {Read More}

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