Dear Santa, Silhouette CAMEO

On your Christmas wish list should definitely be the Silhouette – any one of them or maybe all of them who knows? A must have for any crafter, whether you love crafting with paper or venturing into home décor and other crafts. Since discovering the many possibilities of vinyl and how you can use it in crafting and everyday life, I find myself using my Silhouette more and more. It is just a must...
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Over R2000 FREE product with every Silhouette CAMEO deal ordered!

We are really excited to announce a huge Silhouette CAMEO deal, running at selected stores. This simply has to be the best-ever Silhouette bundle. Buy the Silhouette CAMEO and get over R2000 FREE product! The free product includes a 12×12 Cutting Mat, Pixscan Mat, Pen Holder, Roll Feeder, Blade and Tool Kit! You get this for FREE   Crafters, DIYers, Home Designers and all round makers use...
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Pet-titude Silhouette Vinyl Cut

Our little furry kids are always in need of a few more bowls for their food and water. So instead of buying those expensive designer bowls I decided to get the cheap funky ones this time around and dress them up myself. So off to Crazy store I went and got some cheap bowls and added a Silhouette vinyl cut to them.   Step 1 Type the text you want and then change the font. Step 2 Add your...
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Mom’s The Word – Mother’s Day Card

Moms play such a huge part in our lives – and once a year we get to publicly acknowledge everything they do for us and how much meaning they bring to our lives. Whether it’s your birth Mom, spiritual Mom or adopted Mom, Moms everywhere need to hear how much we value and appreciate them – so make this day a really special one for your Mom. This year I am treating my Mom to a special mug with some...
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DIY Wedding Part One – Planning a creative wedding?

Planning a special celebration is a marvellous opportunity to get your creative juices flowing. Get your family and friends involved too! I must add that it does help to have a stash of cool tools, gadgets and supplies I have acquired over the last few years. As part of a series inspiring you and all those brides to be out there, we are going to show you how to create some fun and simple...
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Exciting New Silhouette Curio and CAMEO Consumables & Tools!

Excitement is running high with the release of the fantastic new Curio! To add just a little extra spice to the release, we’d love to share the new Silhouette Curio and CAMEO Consumables & Tools with you!   Did you know? The Curio has a 5mm clearance which allows you to etch, sketch, or cut on new project palettes. Think wood, foil, leather, foam, and even metal!! Read more here »...
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DIY Recycled Wall Art With The Silhouette

I am a sucker for buying things on sale in the home décor department of Mr Price Home. I always look at things and can see how I would simply alter something to make it work for me, or turn it into a gift for someone special. For this project I got this gorgeous canvas on Sale for a bargain price. I loved the design but the colours were a bit loud, so I simply changed it into some wall art with...
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DIY Modern Art Using The Silhouette

So when it comes to art in your home, are you a creative person decorate? Well for me it is quick and simple – minimalistic in some ways but always classic and timeless. The Silhouette offers me the necessary help when it comes to getting the job done! For this project I used my Silhouette CAMEO to cut some modern shapes out of smooth white cardstock and then added some colour with my much loved...
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Make A Mark With Silhouette Stamp Material

You guys know how much I love stamps and using them on my projects, and that I have a slight stamp addiction, so having said that, a girl can never have too many stamps and there is always that need for the next project! Using the Silhouette to cut your own stamp designs So I was thrilled to finally try my hand at cutting my won stamps on the Silhouette – and it worked like a dream. The...
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Golden Moments With My Silhouette Printable Gold Foil

This past month I think I have enjoyed my Silhouette even more – the thought of having so many different materials and products that can be cut using the machine is amazing. So after my t-shirt experience I wanted to try the Silhouette Printable Gold Foil. I haven’t had too much success printing onto the foil, mostly because my design is all wrong, so don’t despair a project is on its way just...
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Silhouette Print and Cut – a perfect match for scrapbooking.

Since discovering the Silhouette Print and Cut function, one can say that “addiction” comes to mind, although it is in the early stages I can feel it growing inside of me. I was so excited to figure out how easy it is to actually do. So the first I created was a layout and a matching card, simply by adjusting the sizing of my printed elements I could make whatever my heart desired in a few easy...
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Silhouette Heat Transfer Glitter T-Shirt Step by Step

In our house we have a thing for making our own designs and then ironing them onto t-shirts. But until now things were quite limited – that was until the Silhouette. Now we have access to so many designs ad products and we really have a feast creating our own custom outfits. Today I am sharing the settings and things I learned while using the Silhouette heat transfer material   Step 1...
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New Silhouette Unboxing Video

I’d like to start by wishing you a wondrous 2015 filled with all the love, blessings and creative energy that the universe can muster! I was blessed enough to get my very own Silhouette CAMEO over the holidays!!! I wanted to share with you the special moments of unboxing my new toy! If you are not quite sure what this machine does then head over to this post (click here) to read more....
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Silhouette CAMEO Vinyl Cut Christmas Plaque

Don’t kid yourself – cutting vinyl sounds idyllic at the best of times, and it’s one of those things we all buy when we get a Silhouette machine. Vinyl is the one thing we all want to cut and the thing is it seems so simple – well according to some people. Well I have some news – it’s a nightmare and addictive all at the same time – when you finally get it right!  ...
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Handmade Festive Gifts using bleach & your Silhouette!

Are you one of those people that own a red sweater with a reindeer on it – well not likely right? Well I always admire the international Christmas trend of pyjamas and clothing celebrating the silly season, so that’s what inspired my latest Silhouette project. I wanted to do some silly festive photos of my niece and nephew this year, so I decided to create some t-shirts for them. Whether...
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Introducing the NEW Silhouette CAMEO in South Africa!

The Silhouette CAMEO® is the ultimate DIY machine. From customizing your apparel to personalizing your party – and everything in between – the CAMEO will help you create your own DIY masterpiece.   What is the Silhouette CAMEO®? The Silhouette CAMEO® is the ultimate DIY machine. Like a home printer, it plugs into your PC or Mac® with a simple USB cable....
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Silhouette CAMEO Consumables & Accessories Now Available!

Whether you already own a Silhouette, or you have a Silhouette on your Christmas Wish List, this post is sure to get those creative juices flowing! The Silhouette helps you transform inspiration into your very own DIY masterpiece but to do so you might need a couple of extra accessories, consumables & tools!   Heat Transfers Cut intricate designs with the Silhouette in smooth, flocked...
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Silhouette CAMEO and Project Life! A match made in scrapbooking heaven…

I waited a long long time for this – the ability to cut my own things Project Life related! And I am ecstatic to report that the day finally arrived. I got to cut some special little accents to incorporate into my Project Life layout. September has been a bad month for 27 years now…it’s a month where people die – and death like change is about the only certain thing in this life. So this...
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Silhouette CAMEO Backgrounds for Cards

So you’ve pretty much used your Silhouette for anything and everything, and hopefully by now you have mastered some of the most important functions. And now is the time to play and have fun! I used one of my backgrounds I purchased to create a background for a card. I love how you can simply change the size of your cut image to fit any project. No more using pretty patterned papers for my cards...
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Silhouette CAMEO home décor project

I am constantly amazed by the possibilities of the Silhouette CAMEO®. I always knew it would be the one thing that can be used in a million different ways – but now I am living it. So this week I wanted to create something using vinyl, but since it meant a trip to the shops I settled for something I can do here and now using my American Crafts smooth black cardstock until I can get to the...
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Silhouette CAMEO 101 – So you bought a CAMEO?

That beautiful box is in your possession…you are the pinnacle of excitement. The wait is over and you want to crack that sucker open and get started. But before you make that first cut there are a few things you may want to do.   For Starters: Go and buy some take-away dinner. Trust me on this. Chances are good that once you get cracking your family will not see a home cooked meal or...
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Easy Silhouette Studio Tutorial

It’s been a while since technology has made me really excited. In a world where computers and instant gratification has taken over one can so easily get lost in it all. But then every once in a while something magical comes around – like die-cutting machines and in specific The Silhouette CAMEO®.   Scrapbooking & technology – The Silhouette CAMEO® Now bear in mind there are loads of...
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Buy your Silhouette CAMEO in South Africa!

PLEASE NOTE: This version of the Silhouette CAMEO® has been discontinued. Please visit this page to find out more about the version »   What is the Silhouette CAMEO®? The Silhouette CAMEO® is an electronic cutting machine for personal use. Like a home printer, it plugs into your PC or Mac® with a simple USB cable. However, instead of printing it uses a small blade to cut...
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