Cricut Design Space Basics: How to Search for Images

There are well over 140,000 images available in Cricut Design Space. There are also many “Ready to Make” projects available, with Cricut images, a supply list, and step-by-step instructions. The “Ready to Make” projects include Design Space images, but there are thousands of Design Space images that aren’t part of the “Ready to Make” projects. […]

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New from Cricut: Foil Transfer Kit

Just in time for holiday projects, Cricut has released the Foil Transfer Kit! Bring shine and elegant detail to your projects with this tool and the Cricut Foil Transfer Sheets. The Foil Transfer Tool works with the Cricut Explore and Cricut Maker machines, and no heat is required!

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Time for a Blade Change

In the Cricut Explore, Maker and More Facebook group, we often get questions about when to change the Premium Fine Point blade. It depends on a few factors including how often you use your machine and what type of materials you cut.

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Which Cricut to get?

This post contains affiliate links. For more information, see my disclosures here. We often get people who join Cricut Explore, Maker and More to get advice on which machine to buy. I’m going to do my best to answer this question briefly but thoroughly. These are my opinions, but I think you’ll find most of us […]

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Print then Cut in Cricut Design Space

One of the most asked about features in Design Space is Print then Cut. It can be a little intimidating at first, but once you see how it’s done, I think you’ll find that it’s a really handy tool which will save you lots of time. The term Print then Cut means that images are printed […]

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Welcome!

Welcome to lydiawatts.com! I’ve had several folks tell me I should do a crafting blog, so here I am! I’m not the most creative crafter, but I do enjoy the challenge. I really like using technology with crafting, especially my Cricut Explore. As a wife, a mom to an active 10-year-old, and a chronic illness […]

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