Hi All, Just a quickie, I've updated my handy links page with tons of extra information from suppliers of materials, fonts, svg files, file conversion sites and more. It's worth bookmarking for the next time you need to find something. I've still not managed to convince any suppliers to offer me discount codes so if… Continue reading Updated Handy Links Page
Just a quick blog today as this project was super simple and easy to do. Check these out! My image and font both come from thehungryjpeg The image is a zentangle bear and the font I used is Ewelvian, part of an awesome bundle I purchased with tons of extra fonts. Holographic vinyl came from CraftyCutter.… Continue reading Holographic Vinyl Notebooks
Since getting my Cricut I've gone a bit font mad, downloading pretty much everything I fall in love with from various sources, but then when I come to write something in Design Space I still can't find the font I like or remember the name of it. Sound familiar? Here's a little hack that might… Continue reading Quick little font hack
I've wanted to have a go at this since I saw someone's youtube video and finally got my chance today. My boyfriend is a big bearded guy and when he moved in with me he was totally gutted to see all I have in the way of glassware is super cutesy girlie pretty glasses which… Continue reading Glass Etching with Vinyl
Many of you will already know Cricut launched 3 new products this week at the their Makeathon in Utah. The Brightpad, the easy press and the Cricut Maker. The Brightpads look really cool it's basically a bit like a mat but with a light under it to make it easier to weed out designs. It… Continue reading New from Cricut!!! 3 Products
This is freezer paper... It's not baking parchment and it's not baking paper, this is a different thing altogether and it's an American product. You can buy this easily on Amazon for £4.50 and you get 50 whole meters to work with. What can you do with it? Well I customised tshirts and will talk… Continue reading Freezer Paper, what is it and what can you do with it?
I love the idea of making signs using my Cricut so I thought I'd have a go at making one by applying the design in vinyl and then the same design but using the vinyl as a stencil and painting the design. I ended up with two quite different results and of course made some… Continue reading Using Vinyl for Wooden Signs – both as a stencil and to do to the branding
Ok, this is super quick blog because actually it's incredibly easy to set this up via Cricut's step by step guide but I just wanted to point out one mistake that I walked straight into to prevent you from doing the same. My boyfriend wanted a little bag to store his Warhammer paint brushes in,… Continue reading Print and Cut Calibration – Read this before you do anything!!!
I've seen this question asked so many times, so here's a super quick post to answer this. The simple answer is YES you can, however there is a but, and it's a pretty big but. To be able to use your own images in DS via your iPad/iPhone you first have to upload them via… Continue reading Can I upload my own images in Design Space on my iPad/iPhone?
I see a lot of posts asking about fonts and where to find them so hopefully this guide will help, there's also a section on my handy links page. There are literally thousands of fonts, so lets start with the basics. Cricut Design Space - within design space there are a ton of free fonts… Continue reading Fonts! How can I get them, how can I use them?