What a time of year! We are all stuck inside because of Winter and add in COVID, it’s a total double whammy. If you are a new mama like me with multiple young kids at home, you are probably wondering what you will do to preoccupy these kids!? And without busting out the play dough
Valentine’s Day is only a little over a month away and there is no better time to DIY! Hand-made is always a heart melter on Valentine’s Day anyway and this year we should all stay home and craft! Check out this ultimate roundup of trending Valentine’s Cricut projects on Pinterest from various bloggers. The projects
Crafting does not have to involve extensive technical expertise, expensive supplies, or hours of your time. There are plenty of fun and easy projects any adult can tackle, and here are 50 ideas to get you started. 1. Light Switch it Up Transform your boring white or beige switch plates with paint or fabric. 2.
You just dropped a few hundred bucks on a Cricut Maker machine, and you may be wondering: what’s next? It is time to put that investment to work for you, and if you play your cards right, you will more than make your money back in no time. If you are a stay-at-home parent looking
If you are new to the magical world of Cricut Makers, you probably have a number of questions. You have heard you can use them to personalize everything from t-shirts to picture frames and coffee mugs to car decals, and it probably sounds too good to be true…., right? Those who are not naturally “tech-savvy”
When it comes to DIY home projects, nothing makes them easier (or more fun) than a Cricut Explore. The possibilities for spiffing up your current décor are endless with this magic cutting machine! I have gathered some of my favorite ideas to get you started and help you transform your space. 1. Custom Wall Stenciling
Nothing brings out an inner crafter quite like a quarantine. And that crafter may appear after a stint as a baker (trying 17 different banana bread recipes), a film critic (binging Netflix for three days straight), and a budding yogi (thanks to streaming yoga classes and a beach towel subbing for a mat on the
With the Cricut Maker release, many are wondering whether they should change to Cricut’s most up-to-date machine or stick with their reliable and tested Explore Air 2. Read through this Cricut Maker vs Explore Air 2 guide and check our final verdict at the end! As crafters become deeper involved in the art of crafting,
Crafters love Cricut! Cricut machines are versatile and aid in many amazing projects that crafters do. No matter how simple or complicated the creative ideas are, Cricut machines help you materialize those ideas. A Cricut machine is a must-have for every professional as well as novice crafters. But among the several Cricut machines, do you
There are thousands and thousands of stencil designs at your disposal on the internet. Craft stenciling is an art that many want to try, but only a few are skilled in. It is important to have the right knowledge about craft stenciling. The right knowledge allows you to venture into different stenciling types and projects.
For crafters, having a Cricut machine makes their work easier and faster. With the help of a Cricut machine, particularly the brand’s Cricut Maker, you can cut many things from a thin paper to wood! There are many who ask, “Can a Cricut Cut Wood?” The answer to that is a resounding yes. Cricut Maker’s
Let’s talk about making money right from the comfort of your home. We all could use a few extra bucks, right? Well, if you’re the proud owner of a Cricut machine, you know that it’s incredible and worth its weight in gold. And, this device, in all its glory, can work for you instead of
Welcome to the Cricut world! Let’s face it. Getting your hands on your first machine is exhilarating but can also get overwhelming pretty quickly. With the barrage of crafts that you can dive into, the possibilities are endless. But, regardless of the path your crafty heart chooses, we’ll break down a step-by-step process of getting
What if Pinterest had a baby with a magical website that does all your crafting? Well, Cricut Design Space, also known as Cricut Access, turns this dream into a pleasant reality. It’s an online program that allows you to skim through pages of predesigned projects and craft yours on a PC or mobile device. Cricut
So, you’ve decided to invest in a Cricut machine. Congratulations! You’re about to make the best crafting decision of your life. It’s a handy device for hobbyists looking to infuse efficiency into their DIY projects. With the uncanny ability to precisely cut various types of materials, Cricut machines produce an outcome that sparks a smile
Let’s face it. We’ve all been bored at one point or another. And, without a shadow of a doubt, boredom will set in again. So, instead of mindlessly sitting in front of the TV, why not get your creative juices flowing and try out one of these simple and fun crafts? After all, creativity and
Whether you’re a hobbyist or a professional, there’s no doubt that some accessories and equipment is hard to live without, particularly when it comes to crafting your favorite pieces. A great example is a vinyl printing machine that is soaring in popularity courtesy of its power and versatility. Also known as a vinyl cutter, it
As they say, a craftsperson is as only as good as their tools. Regardless of whether you’re repairing a vehicle, putting together an exquisite outfit, or building a home, this is true. Therefore, you want to ensure you have the best equipment to assist you in any ventures you’re involved in. For those who revel
As a universally loved medium, stickers are one of the most popular means to personalize any surface. Like a laptop or cup, you can slap them onto any surface, and voila, they’re instantly personalized. They come in a barrage of appearances, sizes, textures, and styles. While collecting stickers can be an exhilarating pastime, there’s nothing
When you got your Cricut machine, it’s no secret that you were overcome by excitement, eager to start using it. However, during your first project or two, you realized it’s not all rainbows and unicorns. It’s overwhelming and enveloped in a fair share of frustrations and stresses. But the good news is, it’s not your
A Cricut machine can cut through a wide variety of different materials for craft projects, such as cardstock, vinyl, and paper. There are even Cricut machines that can cut fabric, leather, thin pieces of wood, and more. Cricut machines have become more popular because they make doing DIY projects and crafts easier and less time-consuming.
Are you looking to add personal touches to your craft projects or make more professional looking gifts, labels, or greeting cards? Sticker making machines can make all of these dreams possible! If you’ve taken the time to look online to have a sticker made, you probably noticed that the cost per item was high (typically
Silhouette and Cricut are big names in the die-cutting industry. Cricut has made headlines recently due to its newest release, the Cricut Maker, while the Silhouette lays claim to the Silhouette Cameo 3. In this article, we will focus on the Silhouette Cameo vs. Cricut Maker to help you determine which machine is best for
When you first bought your Cricut, you might have been excited to start making crafts just for fun. But did you know that there is a market for Cricut made crafts? Let’s talk about what you can make with a Cricut that will earn you money. There are several different things that you can make
Editor Note: We decided to buy a cricut maker a few months ago. I’ve been so busy playing with it I haven’t had time to put together any posts for you. I asked a good friend of mine to help me learn some cool crafting tips. She wrote several articles for this site. Here’s one
Hello Everyone. Sorry it has been such a busy past little bit I haven’t been able to write anything. I decided to put together this list of some of my favorite crochet blogs. I hope you enjoy: Crochet is an exciting and productive craft. With yarn and a needle, you can create anything you want.
There are so many different sizes of crochet hooks. They range from 2mm (.78 inches) to 35mm (1.37 inches). They have huge ones for crocheting that super chunky yarn. What is the Smallest Crochet Hook? I have used one of the smallest crochet hooks before. It almost feels like you are holding a long needle
This just makes me giggle. Let’s say you are crocheting along, just doing what you do, and you find a mistake 2 rows back. What do we do? We rip-it, rip-it, rip-it. It kind of sounds like a frog, saying ribbit, right? We have to rip out all of our stitches until we get the
Afghan originates from the word Afghanistan. The country is known for it’s colorful carpets, and beautiful wool, so “afghan” was what people called knitted or crocheted blankets. Afghan is tossed around with the words “throw” and “blanket” a lot. They mean pretty much the same thing. For me, an afghan is something that is more
The average size of baby blankets is 36×36 inches. Keep in mind that babies vary in size, and so should their blankets…don’t you think? I really like the square baby blankets because they fit so perfectly on a baby or on the floor for the baby to play on. You can also have different sizes