DIY Watercolor Floral Gift Box - Maritza Lisa

Hello and Happy Tuesday! This week’s free shape of the week from Silhouette is a gift box and flower tag shape. Just in time for those Teachers’ gifts this week and Mother’s Day on Sunday. I also incorporated one of the weekly freebies from Creative Market that I mentioned in yesterday’s post since we’re all about pretty watercolor flowers these days. Shall we?

Treat Bags and Tags using the Silhouette Sketch Pen

  Well hello and Happy Tuesday! It’s that time of week – Silhouette’s free shape. It’s original shape is a Mother’s Day card, which is quite lovely and I can see myself making many mini versions in bright colors and tagging them onto pretty packages, but for today, I thought I’d try a different approach: The Silhouette Sketch Pen (in white of course!)

DIY Gold Monogrammed Labels

Hope the Easter Bunny treated you all well! Spring Break was lots of fun – we laughed, we shopped (when in NYC….), we hugged, we cried (when we realized it was all over)… Alas! We are back into our routine and that means I need to get crackin’ on those Mama’s and Teachers’ Day gifts. Before I send them off, I wanted to share a how-to on these gold monogrammed labels (I mentioned them in this previous post). Pretty simple… Read more »

DIY Mini Monogrammed Notebooks

Hello Friends! It’s Spring Break here in our neck of the woods. Lots of wind and warmth which means outside time (with my hair up, cuz it’s madness otherwise). But before I jet off with Big and Small to the park let me show you how to make these cute mini monogrammed notebooks. Perfect for Mother’s Day and Teacher Appreciation Week/Month/Year (my Mama is a retired teacher, so I’m BIG into Teacher Appreciation). This tutorial involves the Silhouette Cameo, but… Read more »

3d Flowers

Hi Everyone! Silhouette launched the newest version of their software (for both the free and designer versions). There have been some issues with this latest version and the Silhouette team is addressing them. So far, I like what I see, but I am still getting used to the newer bits and pieces. Good news, though – some of their shapes are on sale (hello, flowers!) – and I love a sale. Want to make some 3d flower cards?