Silhouette Comparison Guide

If you’ve never heard of these machines, you’re probably going to want one the more you read about them. Sorry for adding another thing to your wishlist/you’re welcome for introducing this magical machine. If you use printables, you know it takes a long time to cut out printables with a pair of scissors. A paper trimmer definitely speeds up the process, but… it still takes a while. These cutting machines do exactly that–they cut materials for you. And not just paper! They can cut cardstock, vinyl, fabric… the list goes on.

I was ready to buy one like now. Then I discovered that there are many different companies that sell craft cutting machines, and each of them have their own features and accompanying software (like Cricut or Brother). I also discovered the average price range. Then I found out you can’t just buy the machine. You have to get the cutting mat, dust cover, new blades when the blade gets dull, etc. These costs can add up!

At this point I realized something like this would be an investment and knew that I would have to carefully select the machine that would be best for me. I did a lot of research and was ultimately drawn to a couple machines by Silhouette.

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Free Planner Printable: Back to School

Back to School?! How? Where did the summer go?! Can we please get a pause button up in here for 2017? This year is just flying by!

In any case, no amount of crying, kicking, or screaming will postpone going back to school. So, we might as well decorate our planners with super-cute stickers to ease the pain of going back to school. Unless you’re a parent and you’re rejoicing because now you’ll finally have a few hours of peace every day. πŸ˜‚ Continue reading “Free Planner Printable: Back to School”

Washi Wednesday [7.12.17]

Hello, my planner lovelies! Happy #washiwednesday to you all! πŸ’• I thought I’d keep this week simple, and just share a close up of two of my favorite washi tapes. Cacti, succulents, and gold foiling? Yes please!! 🌡 Some of my favorite things, all bundled into just two washi rolls. πŸ’– Continue reading “Washi Wednesday [7.12.17]”

#7daydestash Challenge: Day Six

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Day Five: Doesn’t Match

I received these cute little tape dispensers as a gift but… I don’t think I’ll ever use them! There’s nothing wrong with them, it’s just that I’m not really a big Disney fan, so they won’t really match with any of my planner spreads.

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#7daydestash Challenge: Day Five

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Day Five: Don’t Know What to Use it For

I blame my mom for this one! πŸ˜‚ When these scrapbook pads were $5, she told me to buy them. Yeah, they were cheap, and yeah, the pages are cute, but I have no idea what to use them for! Dashboards? Dividers? Who knows!

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