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4th of July Flowers

by Min 2 July 2013
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Hi all, July 4th is almost upon us and a lot (if not most) of you will be looking forward to celebrate Independence Day with your family and friends. Today I will show you how to make this fun red-white-and-blue flower for decorating your party. Although it will look just as nice done in different […]

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Cameo Nail Art

by Min 17 June 2013
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Hi all! Before I start with today’s Cameo idea I have to confess something – I’m a hopeless case when it comes to nail polish… I can barely manage to apply a plain coat of color without messing it up, lol. Still – I love to see beautifully painted nails and that’s where my Cameo […]

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Make Party Glass Markers with your Cameo

by Min 3 June 2013
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Hi all, Min here again, with a quick and easy Cameo project. After a way too long and cold Winter, Summer is finally right around the corner – the time for picnics, garden and barbecue parties and I can hardly wait to get started! This year I thought of a way to use the Cameo […]

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Make your own custom washi tape with the Cameo Silhouette

by Min 20 May 2013
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Do you love to add washi tape to your layouts and hybrid projects? If you’re like me you’ve probably ached about your selection and wished you could make this tape just a shade lighter or recolor that pattern to match your project better? Plus buying a roll of it if you only need a little […]

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Cutting your own text with the Cameo

by Min 22 April 2013
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Today I will show you how easy it is to cut your own custom text with the Cameo Silhouette. Our project will be a simple “Thank you” card:   Open a new file in Silhouette Studio. We will start by defining the size of our card – this step does make sense even if you’re […]

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Let’s make a Zipper Gift Card with your Cameo

by Min 8 April 2013
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Today I have a card project for you – a card that’s fun and very useful if you want to gift a picture, movie tickets – or money. Here’s your link to download the cutting files for free (click image to download):  ***Sorry, but this download has expired, but you can find these files in […]

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Dyeing Easter Eggs – Cameo Style

by Min 25 March 2013

Hi, Min here again, with a fun Easter project. I’m the one who’s responsible for dyeing Easter eggs in our family – including my parents, in-laws and my sister. That means I’m usually dyeing around 40 eggs. For years we had beautiful multi-colored and patterned Easter eggs, but at some point our teenage daughter decided […]

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Trace, print and cut with the Cameo …

by Min 11 March 2013
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… or how to get even more use out of your digital scrapbooking kits. ;D Today I want to show you one of my favorite things to do with my Silhouette Cameo – turning a piece of word art or a kit element into a cutting file. Depending on the “paper” you’re using you can create  […]

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Simple Primrose Spring Wreath

by Min 25 February 2013
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Working with the happy colors of my Primrose Fairy Collection was so much fun that I decided to create a Primrose Spring Wreath, using my Silhouette Cameo. It is so nice to be greeted by the happy Spring colors on my door, while everything else outside is still very wintery. Here’s a tutorial, complete with […]

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Valentine’s Card Hybrid Project – with cutting files

by Min 11 February 2013
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Hi all,   Today I’m here to show you how to create a beautiful glittery Valentine’s card with your Silhouette Cameo – and if you don’t own one (yet) there’s also an idea on how to make a card without one.   Material needed: 1 sheet of (red) cardstock, 12 x 12 in 1 sheet […]

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