Cricut Explore 3 Review

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The Cricut Explore 3 (available now from Amazon or the Cricut store) is the latest cutter in the Explore Air suite of craft cutting machines. Building on the success of the Cricut Explore Air 2 a few years ago, the Explore 3 is twice as fast and can cut up to 12 foot in one … Read more

Cricut Maker 3 Review

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The Cricut Maker 3 (available now from Amazon or the Cricut store) is Cricut’s most advanced craft cutting machine. With some incredible features on board — including being twice the speed of the original Maker and with 10 times the cutting force of the Explore Air 2 — it’s certainly a machine to be reckoned … Read more

Cricut Joy Review

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The Cricut Joy (available now from Cricut or Amazon) is the latest machine to join Cricut’s lineup of craft cutters. Here we’re taking an indepth look at this pint size powerhouse to see if it’s worth investing in. Just when they’d fooled us into thinking that the Cricut Maker was the only cutting machine we’d … Read more

Cricut Maker Review

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June 2021 Update: Please note this review covers the original Cricut Maker. There is an updated machine arriving this month – the Cricut Maker 3. Follow early feedback and ongoing coverage in our Maker 3 Review here. The Cricut Maker (available now from Amazon or the Cricut store) is Cricut’s flagship craft cutting machine. Designed … Read more

Silhouette Portrait 3 Review

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The Silhouette Portrait 3 (available on Amazon and Swing Design) is Silhouette America’s latest cutting machine release. Weighing in at just 3.5lbs but with some really innovative technology on board, the Portrait 3 is the smaller, cheaper sister of their flagship machine, the Cameo 4. We’ve been playing with the new machine for a few … Read more

Cricut Explore Air 2 Review

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June 2021 Update: Please note, there is an updated machine arriving this month – the Cricut Explore 3. Follow early feedback and ongoing coverage in our Explore 3 Review here. The Cricut Explore Air 2 is perhaps Cricut’s most popular vinyl cutting machine. Probably the most popular cutting machine in the world, thinking about it. … Read more

Silhouette Cameo 4 Review

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The Silhouette Cameo 4 (available now from Amazon or Swing Design) is Silhouette’s latest and most professional craft cutting machine to date. It is the successor to the popular Cameo 3 and boasts a number of impressive upgrades: it’s stronger, faster and offers a much improved user experience. We’ve spent many hours crafting with this … Read more

10 Best Cheap Vinyl Cutters Under $300

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You don’t need to splash the cash to start crafting — a cheap vinyl cutter is a great investment. If you’ve just entered the world of craft cutting, chances are you’re feeling a little overwhelmed. So many designs! So much software! And — as if you could forget — so many electronic cutting machines. Plus, a bunch of manually operated … Read more

Cricut Expression 2 Review

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The Cricut Expression 2 (available to buy on Amazon) is an old machine, but we get so many questions about it that we decided it was worth a review anyway. While Cricut may not be selling it directly any more – preferring to focus on their jazzy Cricut Maker (review here) – it’s still a … Read more

Silhouette Cameo 4 vs Cricut Maker

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The question on every crafters’ lips right now — Silhouette Cameo 4 vs Cricut Maker: which is the best cutting machine? These two big shots are the primary cutting machines on the market right now, with the Maker (available to buy on Amazon or the Cricut Store) released back in 2017 and the Cameo 4 … Read more

Cricut Mug Press Review

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The Cricut Mug Press (available from Cricut) is a fantastic little gadget that promises to take your mug transfer creations from amateur to elite professionalism. In this review, we’ll be covering all you need to know about the Mug Press, including: What can the Cricut Mug Press do? Is it safe to use? What are … Read more

CanvasPop Review

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CanvasPop is a photo printing service that’s dedicated to creating the highest quality prints for your home. I believe that photos are the true cornerstone of home decoration and all of my DIY cutting decor revolves around the photos of family and friends that I have hanging around our home. But drugstore and budget online … Read more

Best Cricut Machines: Machine Comparison

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Alongside Silhouette, Cricut is the most popular brand for hobbyist craft and vinyl cutting machines. They’ve got quite a selection to choose from — so many, in fact, that you might be wondering which is the best for your needs. Wonder no more! This Cricut machine comparison will lay out the pros and cons of … Read more

Silhouette Cameo 3 vs Cameo 4

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With the Silhouette Cameo 4 now available to buy (check the price on Amazon here), the question on everyone’s lips is how it’s going to stack up against its predecessor — the Cameo 3. That’s right… it’s the battle of the century. Cameo 3 vs Cameo 4. Will it be worth the upgrade? Should current … Read more

17 Best Crafts To Make And Sell Online

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Making and selling your crafts online is one of the best ways to run a side hustle these days. With online marketplaces like Etsy and Amazon Handmade, it’s never been easier to sell the crafts you make at home to customers all over the world. And just like that, you’re a global business! 🌎 In fact, … Read more

5 Best Cutting Machines For Craft Businesses

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Are you looking for the best cutting machine for your craft business? We’ve got you covered. Buying the best vinyl cutting machine is one of the most important investments you’ll make when establishing your business. No matter how good your ideas are, if your machine can’t execute them to a professional standard, you’re not going … Read more

Cricut Easy Press Review

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Before you read our Easy Press review, please note: At the Cricut Mountain Make-a-thon conference last week, CEO Ashish Arora introduced the cutting machine we’ve been waiting for: the Cricut Maker. But that wasn’t the only big announcement. The Cricut Easy Press (available now on Amazon) was also introduced — and it promises to be … Read more

Silhouette Cameo 3 Review

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Before you read our Cameo 3 review, please note: Silhouette Cameo 3 Review Overview The Deep Dive Silhouette Cameo 3 Launch Guide First introduced in October 2011, the Silhouette Cameo has captured the imagination of arts and crafts enthusiasts all over the world; giving us the freedom to design, cut, and create whatever we want. … Read more