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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Silas Has Arrived!!

So, I know I just shared that we were on “Baby Watch” at our house, and a little printable Heat Transfer onesie – so I wanted to let everyone know that Silas Koa Riddick arrived on Wednesday evening, May 11 at 8:05 pm!!  This little peanut weighed 7lb. 2oz — and he is just amazing!!      He is my youngest grandson – (yes, I have 4 grandsons now!!) and we are thrilled.  (I did manage to put a few {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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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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Exciting Announcements for All Things Silhouette Conference!

Happy New Year!  Hope you all had a fabulous holiday & are gearing up for 2016!  We are so busy getting ready for our April 2016 All Things Silhouette Conference!  If you don’t know what this is all about — click here to learn all about our 2nd Conference in Peachtree City — just outside Atlanta — April 2-3!   Our last Conference in November was awesome & this one will be even better! Here are some of the exciting {Read More}

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Day #4 Christmas Crafting – FREE Cut File

Hi!  I am heading home from an awesome weekend in Columbia, SC at Creative Sewing Machine Center!  It was a wonderful weekend with a great group of ladies!  Most of the ladies in the class were beginners, so they were so excited about all of the possibilities of crafting with the Silhouette!   #1 at the top of the list was cutting their machine embroidery design with the Silhouette!!    Thanks, Peggy & all of your wonderful staff, for a great {Read More}

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How Test Cut Can Save Your Day

One of my favorite things about using the Silhouette Cameo is trying new products & changing things up!  However, there is nothing more frustrating than working on a project & going to cut — only to have a total fail!  And it seems that this fail occurs when you are using the last few inches that you have of a material!  Sometimes, there are a variety of factors — Your blade is old & needs to be replaced; There is {Read More}

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Do Something Creative – Free Studio Cut File

Not sure about you, but if I don’t do a little something creative — whether for a gift, a class, or just for myself — on a pretty regular basis — I get cranky#@!!   And nobody likes that!    So, I designed this file as a little reminder to be sure & insert some daily creativity into your life!  I think its good for your soul! I’ve used it here on a tote bag for carrying supplies — maybe {Read More}

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