Cricut BrightPad Review

cricut brightpad review

While we’re waiting patiently for the release of the Cricut Maker, we thought it was worth introducing another new product — the Cricut BrightPad (available to buy on Amazon or the Cricut Store). It’s not a new superstar cutter, but it is a tool that promises to make your cutting experience more fun, efficient and … Read more

How to Start a Successful Vinyl Decals Home Business

starting a vinyl cutting home business

So, you’re thinking about starting a vinyl cutting home business. If you have a passion for vinyl decals, you’ve probably thought once or twice about turning it in to a small business. Wouldn’t it be great to get paid for doing what you love? The good news is that making money from vinyl decals is … Read more

How To Use Silhouette Cameo 3: A Beginner’s Guide

how to use cameo 3

You all know how much we love the Silhouette Cameo 3 (available from Amazon here) — the popular craft cutting machine from Silhouette. And if you don’t — read our review here and take a look at how it ranked in our Best Vinyl Cutting Machines Guide. Every so often, we’ll receive an email from … Read more

Pazzles Inspiration Review

pazzles inspiration review

Negative reviews aren’t really our thingover here, but we’ve had a few readers reach out to ask us about the Pazzles Inspiration Electronic Die Cutter (available now on Amazon). We’ve got to be totally honest: we were disappointed by it. Although it looks good and seemingly has lots of potential (check out its 1,000 grams … Read more

Cricut Explore Air Review

cricut explore air cutting machine

Before you read our Cricut Explore Air review, please note: Since its release back in February 2015, the Cricut Explore Air (available to buy on Amazon) has been making waves among the craft cutting community. We think it’s one of the best craft cutters out there for beginners. What makes it so great? Well, for … Read more

Sizzix Big Shot Express Review

Sizzix Big Shot Express Review

The Sizzix Big Shot Express (available now on Amazon) is a brand new version of the original bestselling Big Shot, but it has one big improvement: the machine now boasts electric cutting! If you have used a Sizzix machine in the past, you will already be aware that these cutters are deceptively powerful. The Big … Read more

How To Weed and Transfer Vinyl

Guide to weeding and transferring vinyl

Many people new to vinyl cutting assume that the machine does everything. You simply load in your design, feed in the roll, and out pops a bunch of stickers ready to be pasted on to signs, cars and crafts. If only it were that simple! A vinyl machine is merely Step 1 in the process. … Read more