Hot Tools for Heat Transfer (What You Need to Work With HTV)

Heat transfer vinyl is a great material to work with.  You can make your own custom shirts, bags, shoes, baby onesies, hats and so much more!  If you can iron it, you can add heat transfer to it!  There are a lot of tools you can use to work with … Read MoreHot Tools for Heat Transfer (What You Need to Work With HTV)

Fabric + Glitter Heat Transfer: A Silhouette Cameo Tutorial

Have you ever combined two materials and made something you absolutely LOVE?  That’s me and glitter heat transfer vinyl + fabric!  I love the results! For this project you will need a Silhouette Cameo 3 machine, our mandala design, glitter heat transfer material (smooth HTV also works), fabric (100% cotton), … Read MoreFabric + Glitter Heat Transfer: A Silhouette Cameo Tutorial

Cutting HTV Without A Backing Sheet (Save Your Scraps!)

At some point, you may end up with a piece of heat transfer that has come off the backing sheet.  Is it garbage?  No!  Keep that piece and USE it! Heat transfer vinyl normally comes on a clear backing/transfer sheet. It’s sticky and it holds the vinyl in place so … Read MoreCutting HTV Without A Backing Sheet (Save Your Scraps!)

Adding HTV To Wood (How & Why)

I read somewhere that you can use heat transfer vinyl on wood.  This is supposed to make it so it’s less obvious that it’s vinyl because the heat transfer vinyl melts into the surface and it looks a little more like it’s painted on instead of being vinyl.  I was intrigued … Read MoreAdding HTV To Wood (How & Why)

How to Fix Heat Transfer Vinyl (HTV) Mistakes

Mistakes happen, it’s part of life and part of crafting.  When you make a mistake with HTV it can be frustrating.  I don’t know about you, but I hate wasting supplies, especially heat transfer vinyl! There are a few ways you can fix a mistake, let’s look at some examples … Read MoreHow to Fix Heat Transfer Vinyl (HTV) Mistakes

Personalizing Stuffed Animals with HTV (Using a Heat Press or Iron)

Personalizing a stuffed animal is so easy, you’ll wonder why you didn’t do it before!  Use a heat press or an iron and make a stuffed animal for any occasion from last day of school, baby shower gifts, wedding mementos and more!  With a little heat transfer, you can make … Read MorePersonalizing Stuffed Animals with HTV (Using a Heat Press or Iron)

How to Cut Words Out of A Shape in Silhouette Studio Using the Subtract Tool

Knowing how to cut one design out of another will save you a headache or two. Learning how to use the Silhouette Studio Subtract Tool will do just that! There are some important things to note when using the subtract tool, read on for a full lesson!