Category: Cricut/Silhouette

Making bleach shirts with stencils cut on Cricut Maker

Making bleach shirts with stencils cut on Cricut Maker

The Basics I randomly happened upon this subreddit full of bleach shirt pictures and was totally mesmerized. So many different possibilities, and such a simple process. So I started reading up. There are a lot of variations in the process, but making bleach shirts mostly looks like this: Use a 100% cotton shirt. […]

Porcelain Pen Ceramic Mug

Porcelain Pen Ceramic Mug

Even after twenty years as a woman in tech, this article about One Direction fans and especially the Larries brought a fresh perspective. I mentioned it to my sister, and as usual, she was way ahead of me. She also loves coffee, so when I found out about porcelain pens, I […]

Sandblasting Pint Glasses and Stemless Wine Glasses

Sandblasting Pint Glasses and Stemless Wine Glasses

We have been running out of glasses lately and I’ve been thinking about decorating my own. I’ve seen some cool pictures of frosted glass online and wanted to try something like that myself. The first thing I tried was etching cream, which is pretty cheap and easy to find, but […]

Sewing Harry Potter Hooded Towels

Sewing Harry Potter Hooded Towels

I happened upon this Harry Potter Hooded Towel tutorial and both got really excited (the kids love Harry Potter and so do I!) and felt kind of dumb (when they were tiny I had all sorts of ideas for cool hooded towels and I never realized a hooded towel is just […]

Halloween 2013: Sewing a Curious George Costume

Halloween 2013: Sewing a Curious George Costume

This Halloween, Logan was obsessed with Curious George. So it was easy to pick out a costume idea for him. I picked up some brown fleece and sewed up the same Running With Scissors pattern I used last year. Here’s a pic of Logan trying it on (sorry for the blurriness, […]

Harry Potter Shirt with Stencil Vinyl and Fabric Paint

Harry Potter Shirt with Stencil Vinyl and Fabric Paint

I happened upon the Harry P font and decided it would be fun to make a quick shirt for Logan. I typed in some text and drew some footprints in Silhouette Studio, and then printed onto stencil vinyl on my cameo. I used a sponge to paint through the stencil, fading away […]

Mitten Christmas Tree Skirt Made with Silhouette Cameo

Mitten Christmas Tree Skirt Made with Silhouette Cameo

I just got a Silhouette Cameo and I am really excited to use it! It can cut paper, cardstock, fabric, vinyl, stickers, and even temporary tattoos into whatever shapes you can put into vector graphic format on your computer. After a few experiments with cardstock, I wanted to make something […]