By Apr 16, 2017

Quickly Create Unique Easter Baskets with Silhouette

Creating cute, personalized, and unique Easter Baskets is quick and easy when you enlist the help of Silhouette. Besides the thousands of amazing Easter designs found in the Silhouette Design Store, there are hundreds of inspiring ideas all over the internet. I’ve rounded up a few of my favorite Easter Baskets made with Silhouette products that you […]

By Mar 04, 2017

Refresh Your Wardrobe In Minutes With Heat Transfer Vinyl

Ahhh, spring is right around the corner. I’m going to be completely honest here… spring is my favorite season! I love walking outside and hearing the newly hatched birds chirp. Flowers are blooming, grass is growing again and it seems as though the earth is waking from a cold winter slumber. So why shouldn’t we […]

By Feb 05, 2017

5 Projects Where The Scale Tool Is A Must

Have you ever wanted to create a project and easily resize your cut files to fit perfectly? Not all cut files come just the right size. Take the guesswork out of resizing cut files by using the scale tool. The scale tool is a wonderful tool that helps you scale your cut files to the […]

By Jan 07, 2017

Easily Fill Any Cut Shape With Your Favorite Printable Pattern

Have you ever sat down to make the perfect project only to realize you didn’t have the right paper and you need it NOW? Or maybe you’re like me and live in a town with limited resources to the amazing variety of papers and craft supplies. Well, lucky for us Silhouette Design Store can save […]

By Dec 06, 2016

Using Layers In Silhouette Studio®

The layers pane is a great tool for intermediate to advanced Silhouette users who own the Designer and Business editions of Silhouette Studio®. If you have any interest in designing your own files, the layers panel will be an invaluable tool for you. The layers pane is also wonderful for those who like to customize […]

By Nov 13, 2016

Tracing Complex Shapes With Curve Shape Tool

Did you know there’s a very basic tool in Silhouette Studio® that will help you easily design your own cut files?  Today we’re going to talk about how the Curve Shape Tool can enhance your design capabilities by tracing over complex shapes. For example, my sister sent me a picture of some beautiful fall leaves, […]

By Oct 11, 2016

Fabulous Fall Projects

Ahhh, the air is a little more crisp and cool. And the color schemes are turning more rich and dark. It’s fall which means cooler mornings, leaves turning, hot chocolate, layered clothes and homemade apple pie. I really love fall, do you love it too? Let’s celebrate with some Fabulous Fall Projects you can create […]

By Sep 06, 2016

Get Perfect Cuts With Your Silhouette Cutting Mats

Welcome! I’m so happy to be back here on the Silhouette America blog! Today I’ll be showing  you a few tips and tricks to help you get perfect cuts with the Silhouette Cutting Mats. We’ve heard lots of chatter and questions about the cutting mat and how to troubleshoot when things go awry, so I’m […]

By Apr 30, 2016

Custom Rhinestone Templates

  Have you ever wanted to turn a regular cut design into a rhinestone template? In just a few simple steps you can create gorgeous rhinestone designs out of any shape.   In this example I chose to use an adorable font called ZP Ask Me Anything by ScrapNfonts from the Silhouette Design Store to create a monogram on a journal […]

By Apr 07, 2016

Faux-Leather Gift Card Wallet

I’m so excited to show you a very fun and quick project that you can make with Silhouette Faux Leather Paper. Faux leather paper is versatile and so simple to use. One of the first things I think of when I think of leather is my husband’s wallet. I thought it would be fun to […]