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Eat More Ice Cream DIY Pennant flag with Neon heat transfer vinyl

This week I’ve joined forces with my friends at Expressions Vinyl to bring you a fun summer inspired project. The challenge was to use Neon Vinyl. Neon screams 2 things to me, elementary school bike shorts, and summer!! I’ve lately been obsessed with pennant flags so I thought I’d mesh the two together to bring you […]

Mother’s Day is fast approaching and within a week or so we’ll all be scurrying to find just the right treat for mom.  We all know Mom loves a personal touch (unless it’s Cheerios glued to a paper), so why don’t you whip out some craft supplies to make her something special! Today I’ve teamed […]

Etching metal with the Silhouette Curio. Leather and metal ID bracelets

Guys I have to admit, this is a bit of a lame tutorial. I was so excited to rip into a box of treats from my friends at Silhouette (which was at about 11 pm) that I dove right into playing and didn’t take many process photos. I threw my project together without much of […]

Customize your Instax camera with a DIY sticker skin. Hundreds of possibilities!

Y’all know I’ve been a long time lover of my Instax gear, my little FUJIFILM family is so much fun to play with! I’ve recently added a new baby to the family, the Instax Mini 70. This new guy has some really great features like the mirrored selfie shots, auto exposure, and even a macro mode! […]

Free Rise and Shine Silhouette Cut File. Use in various ways, on mugs, painted signs, scrapbooking layouts

A few weeks back while in the So You Think You’re Crafty competition I shared a mug I had created for ‘In the Kitchen’ week.  Time got away from me and I never did share the free cut file that went along with the project. Since then, I’ve had a lot of inquires into the […]

Sleigh Rides, Firewood, Fresh Cut Trees, Free Silhouette Christmas Cut Files

This time of year when my crafting routine is in overdrive, I spend countless hours in front of the computer fiddling with Christmas Silhouette cut files. I love making images and fonts fit together, its a whole different creative side of me… and one that my husband doesn’t mind the mess of! My life has been a […]

Black Friday

It’s here, it’s here, the biggest sale of Silhouette history! The Silhouette Black Friday Sales are so amazing this year you won’t be able to resist putting a little something under the tree for yourself this year! While your at it, I wanted to give you a little treat too, a FREE Holiday Cut File! I […]

North Pole Trading Company FREE Christmas Silhouette Cut File

I love free cut file day! Especially when it is laced with the biggest Silhouette Black Friday sale in history! (Get over there to check out the deals, and use promo code FYNES at checkout). I created these North Pole Free Christmas Cut Files months ago, and have been storing them away for just the […]

Oh my I love doing giveaways, especially when they are from one of my favourite brands! I’ve been playing with Silhouettes newest team player the Silhouette Curio™ for a few months now, and I can’t wait to share more cool projects you can create with it, but of course you need to have one too! I’ve shared loads of […]

Putz inspired Christmas Village houses- Free Silhouette Cut files

Every year about this time, my house turns into a replica of Santa’s workshop. The kitchen is the hub of my merry making operation. Often we have to dig a hole in the counter to find a place to make supper…not something I’m proud of, but my kitchen really has the best natural light for […]

Create one of a kind custom stamps with the Silhouette Mint stamp machine. How to use the Silhouette Mint tutorial

Guys, I just got my hands on the best thing since sliced bread… the Silhouette Mint! This little custom stamp maker has totally rocked my world and blown my mind all in about 10 minutes! Seriously in a very little time, I unboxed the Mint, plugged it in, created a file, and printed a stamp, just that easy! […]

Did you know you can use HTV on wood?! Looks and feels like paint . Works awesome for fine lines- click to learn how to make this explore sign

As you know the I’m spiffing up my little guys bedroom (read about it here). I’m spending my days painting, sewing, crafting, and trying out some new mediums. I’ve planned a pretty sweet gallery wall for his room and I really wanted to make a unique globe print for it. Unfortunately to make it look […]

Globe adventure watercolor created with the Silhouette Curio

I’ve been knee deep in crafty land for the past few days. I recently got my hands on the just released Silhouette Curio and I dove right in to get all the nitty gritty to share with you! Plus I’ve got a Silhouette Curio discount code for you to be one of the first to grab one too! As […]

Back to school t-shirt Free Silhouette Cut File

Hey crafty friends! Today I joined arms with Expressions Vinyl to share a fun Back to School project with you, these cute kids t-shirts will have your kiddos looking sharp as a pencil! With the exception of the Santa Sacks I created last Christmas, I haven’t used Heat Transfer Vinyl (HTV) very much. I was a bit hesitant about diving into […]

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