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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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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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How to Apply Heat Transfer Vinyl to a Hat

The warm weather is finally looking to be here to stay!  My family is starting to hike more now that we live in Colorado and being at 5000 feet above sea level definitely means that the sun is a factor here. Once I saw the fun raising boys SVG file in the Amazing Craft Bundle I knew I had to make myself a hat to help keep the sun out of my face.  I picked up a hat at the dollar store so it’s extremely lightweight. Head over to the fontbundles blog to read the full tutorial.   ...

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DIY Scroll Cut Funemployed Sign

I’m not sure if you guys are on Instagram or not, but I find it to be a source of constant inspiration and entertainment.  I follow a bunch of DIY craft bloggers (shocking, I know!) and one just made really fun T-shirts saying the phrase “Funemployed” and absolutely fell in love with that word. It perfectly describes lucky people like me who get to work every day doing what they love.  I mean, it doesn’t matter what your job is, if you love it you are funemployed.  ...

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