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DIY Tutorial, Kid Crafts, Material Tips, Silhouette CAMEO

Tips & Tricks For Using Plastic Shrink Material

Tip One: Shrinking Equally Remember how I mentioned above about the “lessons learned tips” on using shrink plastic?  I found that the material didn’t quite shrink equally so by flipping the design to print at the ninety degree turn it stayed more proportional. Tip Two: Double-Check Your Cut Settings After you’ve printed your images and you’re ready to cut them out using your CAMEO, make sure that you’ve selected the Cut Edge in the cut settings so you  ...

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DIY Tutorial, Party Crafts, Silhouette CAMEO

How to make quick and easy dissolving confetti

Oh confetti!  We love how festive you are but MAN you make a big mess. Luckily I have come up with a quick and easy solution for your next outdoor event, dissolving confetti! Yep, dissolving…aka no clean up needed besides water.  You’re welcome! Here’s the big secret…Rice paper!  You know that flavorless stuff that you can use to decorate cakes, cookies, etc. This is the product I used from my favorite shopping source, amazon. (afil link) There are 100 sheets of this  ...

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DIY Tutorial, Home Decor, Silhouette CAMEO, Vinyl

Make a beautiful vase using 4 affordable items

(Originally posted on Expressions Vinyl’s blog)   Hello!  I don’t know about you but I’m a big fan of the succulent plant trend going on right now.  I have a shelf in my bathroom just calling out to me saying “make me pretty!” Who am I not to answer that call? I originally tried having real succulents but my black thumb killed that idea rather quickly (pun intended).  Seriously, my husband is in charge of the yard because my skill-set does not include  ...

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DIY Tutorial, Silhouette CAMEO, Vinyl

Custom keyboard stickers

(This is also posted on Expressions Vinyl’s blog) Hello fellow maker addicts! I don’t know about you, but I’ve been super jealous of seeing my mac computer friends have super cute keyboard decals.  I’m a PC user and haven’t been able to find anyone who sells them since our keyboards aren’t the same size consistently enough.  What’s a girl do to?  Make it myself of course! Today I’m showing you how I made custom stickers for my wireless  ...

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