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February 2018

DIY Tutorial, Gift Ideas, Jewelry, Silhouette CAMEO, Wedding

How to Etch Metal Jewelry with your Silhouette CAMEO

Have you ever wanted to make your own etched metal jewelry?  As a Silhouette CAMEO crafter, I wanted to see if it was possible to etch without needing to use their Curio machine.  I have a Curio but I’ll be honest, it’s not as user-friendly as the CAMEO. My experiment worked! You do need to buy a special tool for this though, the etching tool I’ve linked in the supply list. If you want to try it for yourself here’s the full tutorial      

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DIY Tutorial, Gift Ideas, Holiday Crafts, Home Decor, Party Crafts, Silhouette CAMEO

How to Make Your Own Letterboard Letters

If you go on Instagram or Pinterest you’ll see that letterboard signs are a popular trend right now.  They are definitely a fun item to have for special occasions or as everchanging home decor. The only thing I don’t like is that you have to buy lots of letters and there is a very limited selection. Don’t worry, I’ve come up with a way for you to make your own letters using items you probably already own. The full tutorial can be found HERE!  

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Announcements

Craftybase Coupon Code

Hello fellow craft business friends! I’m getting ready to open my own Etsy shop called That’s the Kit I’ve done tons of research over the past year while prepping to open my shop and found some really amazing software to keep your business organized. It’s called Craftybase and I have a COUPON CODE for you to save 10% off your membership.,,,,,. https://craftybase.com/ref/08e8395f Here’s the code all on its own to add at checkout: 08E8395F   (full  ...

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Baking Ideas, DIY Tutorial, Holiday Crafts, Kid Crafts, Party Crafts, Silhouette CAMEO

Two Ways to Make Cupcake Toppers

Do you want to make festive cupcakes but don’t really have the piping skills?  Me too!  Trust me, I keep practicing and watching cake decorating videos (how do they make it look so easy?) but I just can’t quite get there. You know where my skills are on point?!  Crafting!!  You’ve got this too!  I’m showing you some very simple ways to make cupcake toppers and honestly, you really only need a computer, printer, and scissors to make them. Since it’s Valentines  ...

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