All posts filed under: DIY Gifts

Stickers with Cricut Machines

This is a tutorial on how to make stickers with the Cricut cutting machine. I will cover how to make shadow layers, how to make kiss cuts on sticker paper and how to foil your designs using a set of planner sticker examples. I remember […]

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Easy DIY Notebook Cover

In this tutorial, I will show you how to make your own journal cover with this super simple notebook cover design for handmade leather or fabric covers. I love having a handy notebook around for all my random thoughts and to do items. I find […]

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How to Make Flower Pop Up Cards

This is a tutorial for a DIY flower bouquet pop up card with instructions on how to make this with your Cricut or by hand with free SVG and printable templates. I saw this blooming flower pop up card tutorial on some viral video online […]

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5 Free Hair Bow Templates

This is a tutorial for leather hair bows with free printable and SVG bow templates that you can use to make your own. My daughter hair finally grew long enough to do something with so I made a set of faux leather hair bows. I […]


DIY Leather Photo Keychain

I love making little handmade gifts that just add an extra personal touch. This tutorial is for a personalized leather or faux leather keychain that you can make either by hand or with a cutting machine like the Cricut. I remember back in the day […]


DIY Jewelry Tray

This is a tutorial for an easy no sew trinket tray that can be made with leather, faux leather or felt. I have a sewing machine and I go in spurts using it. It’s just so much work to find the right thread, then set […]

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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 […]


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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