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Cricut Tips and Projects

I have a love/hate relationship with my Cricut machines (both the Expore Air 2 and the Maker).

The possibilities are what I love.

But the time commitment to learn, design, and create is what is hard for me to handle.

On top of that, I think there is a disconnect between crafting and minimalism – both of which are things I like.

So, I try to use my Cricut to make things that are useful to the extent possible.

Here are some of the tips and projects that I have made. I share what I learn as I go along.

If you are new to Cricut – you might want to start here: What is a Cricut Machine?

 

Cute DIY Thanksgiving Turkey Place Cards for Cricut

I made these adorable DIY Thanksgiving Turkey place cards on my Cricut Maker machine. They are so cute and I thought I would share a few tips with you that helped me out. Where to Find the Pattern The pattern for these place cards is in Cricut Design Space here. I subscribe to Cricut Access …

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2020 Cricut Black Friday Deals Start Early!

It’s time for the 2020 Cricut Black Friday Deals! Here are the details. This Is What You Need To Know Cricut is offering up to 50% on products sitewide!!! Almost everything is on sale – I seriously can’t believe the discounts. It’s a great time to stock up on Cricut machines (good time to upgrade …

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How to Create Trash Can Planner Stickers on a Cricut Machine

I love it when my two passions collide – planning and crafting. Today I created cute little trash can stickers on my Cricut machine. I use these in my planner to remind me to take the trash out on garbage day. Since I recently purchased the Cricut Joy – this is the model that I …

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5 Cricut Projects You Can Make for the 4th of July

It is always fun to use your Cricut Machine to create festive items for holidays and special occasions. The 4th of July is no exception. You can use your Cricut Maker, Explore Air 2, or Cricut Joy (not all can be made on the Joy) to make these fun July 4th themed projects. You can …

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Inspiration for Your Cricut Valentine’s Day Projects

If you got a new Cricut machine for the holidays, chances are you’ve gone a little nuts making Cricut Valentine’s Day projects. I know I have! These past few weeks I have been buzzing around the house trying to make something for everyone on my Cricut Maker. Even though I had a Cricut Explore Air …

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Simple Cricut Valentine’s Day Cards That You Can Make Last Minute

Here are some simple Cricut Valentine’s Day cards that you can make at the last minute. If you have a Cricut machine then you know that any project takes a little bit of planning. Things don’t always work out the way you think they will the first time that you make the cut. Right? So …

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