All posts filed under: DIY Gifts

DIY Trinket Dishes

This is a tutorial for making polymer clay trinket dishes with a cutting machine like the Cricut. It is totally possible to make this without a cutting machine which is probably I will do next time I do this. You will just have to cut […]

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Cricut Jewelry Engraving

One of the Cricut Maker tools I’ve been having lots of fun with lately is the engraving tool. I will show you how to turn your handwriting into an engraving in this tutorial. Does anyone write with a pen or pencil anymore? ha. Sometimes it […]

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DIY Clay Cuff Links

I made this set of cuff links with polymer clay for my husband’s birthday this year. It’s a super easy and affordable handmade gift for any guy in your life. I’ve been searching for a set of not tacky and not very expensive cuff links […]

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Handmade Cards for Guys

I made this set of card designs meant for guys mostly because I needed one for myself to gift to my husband. Once again, I find myself sifting through the cards in Cricut Access trying to find one that doesn’t take a gazillion different types […]

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DIY Non-Candy Kids Valentines

It’s hard to avoid the sugar rush during Valentine’s days for the kids but I’m going to do my part by making these homemade cards that don’t involve candy. Somehow Valentine’s day at school these days has turned into Halloween for my kids. It is […]

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Polymer Clay Jewelry with the Cricut

I can’t be more excited to share my latest tutorial involving polymer clay and the Cricut cutting machine. That’s right, you can cut polymer clay with your cutting machine! I’ve been toying with this idea for some time in my head. I love the look […]

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Cutting Wood with Cricut Maker

I made these cute cactus earrings using my Cricut Maker and rotary knife blade and thought I’d share the tutorial with everyone. I actually didn’t use the Cricut brand wood sheets. I couldn’t find any so I had to figure it out on my own […]

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How to Decorate a Wine Bottle for a Gift

I love finding new creative ways to gift wine because it comes in handy on so many occasions from Christmas and holiday events to housewarmings so adding a special touch on a thank you gift. Sure you can always just buy a wine gift bag […]


No-Sew DIY Lip Balm Holder

These Chapstick or lip gloss keychain holders make for the perfect handmade gift. I love making little handmade gifts that actually have a purpose. I’m personally always losing lip balms left and right so it made total sense to make one of these keychain holders. […]


Addressing Envelopes with the Cricut

Printing addresses on envelopes was like so last decade. Just kidding! But who doesn’t love a beautifully hand-lettered envelope? I’ll be honest, I did this out of sheer competitiveness. So every year starting early December, the holiday cards start flooding in from all of our […]

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Faux Hand Lettering with Cricut Pen

I was playing around with the Cricut write function the other day and found a way to make faux hand lettering. That’s right! Fake hand lettering! I love all the hand-lettered artwork I see all over Pinterest and Etsy but I just haven’t put enough […]

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DIY Cookie Stencil

I thought it would be fun to make my own reusable DIY cookie stencil. It worked out great and turned into a really fun project with the kids. I will admit, this project took A LOT of trial and error. I saw all these tutorials […]

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