DIY Lettered Gift Tags with Silhouette Sketch Pens on Maritza Lisa - If you love to hand letter your sentiments, check out this tutorial. I will show you how to transfer your lettering to tags using Silhouette's Sketch Pens. Click through for tutorial!

You know about my love for pens and lettering, right? Okay, so let’s build on the tags we made from this post to a whole ‘nother level. The Silhouette Cameo has the capability to use pens instead of a blade, so instead of the image being cut, you can direct it to draw your art or lovely letters. You can use a gel pen with the pen holder or one of the Silhouette Pens. I’m obsessed with the white Silhouette pen (surprise, surprise), but the ink ran out and I just ordered this new pack. Today we will focus on adding a sentiment to your tags using the Silhouette Pen. (more…)

DIY Watercolor Place Cards

Even though there is a bit of snow out there, I am willing spring to come… like, um… Aren’t you ready to celebrate with a pre-spring brunch or host a nice dinner with friends? My lovely pal Lucia is an exceptional hostess when it comes to throwing an event in her impeccably decorated home. Today’s project is inspired by her seriously happenin’ events.

I recently mentioned my app love for Waterlogue in this post. So, I thought I’d put it to good use and try making these place cards with them. Want to try them out? (more…)

DIY Earrings - Maritza Lisa: Perfect for gifts. Create these lovely earrings in 3 easy steps! Click through to see the step-by-step tutorial right here!


Many moons ago I owned a very wee jewelry business, so today I will take a short break from all things paper, and share with you an easy DIY earring project. These are perfect for any upcoming celebrations (ahem, Carnival and St Patrick’s Day are fast approaching!)

The beauty of this DIY is that you can easily change up the charms when you get tired of the current ones – fun, right? Okay, let’s get started. (more…)

DIY Address Labels with the Silhouette CAMEO - Maritza Lisa: Use your Silhouette cutting tool to create your own address labels. This detailed tutorial will guide you through the steps. Click through to make your own!

Hello! Today I am creating address labels with my Silhouette Cutting Machine. I’ve had mine for a year now, and if you love paper crafts and don’t have one, this is the machine (read: toy) for you. The thing is, it not only cuts paper, you can cut vinyl, cotton canvas, chipboard, stamping material – check it out at Silhouette America. It’s basically a machine that connects to your computer like a printer. Instead of printing, it cuts the images and shapes you design or purchase from the Silhouette Online Store. The Silhouette Blog and YouTube Channel are great starting points and sources of inspiration. (more…)