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How to Add a Carrier Sheet to Freezer Paper

So if you just read this post showing you how to work with freezer paper as a stencil for painted fabric projects you’ll know that you have to manually transfer the centers of words and designs by hand. I knew there had to be a better way, I mean who has time for that?!  (or the patience)  NOT ME! I began to experiment for you in my lab, aka craft room, and came up with a very simple solution.  I made a “carrier sheet” like you have with heat transfer vinyl.  How you ask?   ...

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Cricut Maker, DIY Tutorial, Home Decor, Material Tips

How to Make Wood Letterboard Letters with the Cricut Maker

Ok fellow Cricut Maker owners, did you do a happy dance when they finally released the knife blade?!?  There were only 2 reasons I personally bought that machine since I’m usually team Silhouette.  1. Rotary blade 2. Knife blade. Those are two features that my beloved CAMEO could not deliver and I obviously needed them in my life. Remember how I showed you a few months ago how to make your own letterboard letters?  Well, it was time for round 2 using wood this time! Find the full  ...

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Affordable and Simple Home Decor Quote Frames

I don’t know about you but I’m loving all of the quote artwork lately.  I don’t have tons of wall space to display all of the cute projects I want to make, but I do have shelf space! I’m also excited to see that acrylic signs are becoming a thing right now because they are affordable and kid friendly so I don’t have to worry about them breaking it and getting hurt.  Or let’s face it, me breaking it and getting hurt too, I’m not known for my stealthy  ...

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