Easy Way To Knockout Text To Avoid Bulk in Silhouette Studio (Great For Layering Vinyl!)

Easy Way To Knockout Text To Avoid Bulk in Silhouette Studio (Great For Layering Vinyl!)

I love Valentine's Day! Maybe it's because pink is my favorite color and I am obsessed with hearts, and chocolate and flowers! I mean, what's not to love. I created this super fun pail and filled it with treats and goodies and added a fun layered text phrase on the front to spice it up. I used a really cool method to ensure that no bulk showed when layering. I wanted to have a white background to make sure my letters popped, especially since the design on the pail is pretty busy.Layering vinyl …
Feb 6th 2018 expressions vinyl-bloggers
Striped Vinyl Layering- How to Create a Fun Layered Effect

Striped Vinyl Layering- How to Create a Fun Layered Effect

Supplies Carrier Sheet (saved from previous HTV)Onesie (or any shirt)Cutting MatHeat tool (heat press, iron, easypress, etc)Butterfly by Sweet Afton ID#25304 Silhouette Store Weeding ToolHTV Glitter AquaHTV Glitter Old BlueHTV Glitter Royal BlueHTV Glitter Lavender Hello! It’s Amy with expressionsvinyl.com. I am excited to share with you a layering technique called striped vinyl layering. What is striped vinyl layering? It’s an all in one way to layer multiple colors with one cut and one ap …
Feb 5th 2018 Expressions Vinyl - Amy
Using a Pen to Weed Glitter HTV easily

Using a Pen to Weed Glitter HTV easily

Hey its Starla with ExpressionsVinyl.com. One of my favorite Heat Transfer Vinyls (or Iron-on) is our Siser Glitter line. 47 different colors all super fun and they add so much texture to your projects. And you can never go wrong with adding some glitter to any little girls t shirt.However, when you get into those little details with Glitter HTV, it can sometimes be quite the eye strain to see your cut lines. You know there is a cut there, but where to start? What to weed? I call …
Feb 2nd 2018 Expressions Vinyl-Starla
What can you apply Adhesive Vinyl onto?

What can you apply Adhesive Vinyl onto?

Attention Beginners! Have you ever wondered ,"What CAN I put Adhesive Vinyl onto"? If so, then come check out this blog post, we will show you a quick run down of just a few items tha you can apply adhesive Vinyl to.Here are a few things:Glass:For Glass surfaces, we recommend using any our our Permanent Lines. Shown here is our Glitter Adhesive Line in Blue, and our Series 51 line in White and Black. Permanent will water resistant, so for water bottles like this is it perfect.Metal:Met …
Jan 23rd 2018 Expressions Vinyl-Starla
All the Heat Transfer Vinyl Tools!

All the Heat Transfer Vinyl Tools!

Have you wanted to use Heat Transfer Vinyl or Iron On Vinyl but didn't think you had all the tools to apply it.  You may just be surprised at what you can do.  Most of us have an iron at home which will work perfectly with "Iron On" or heat transfer vinyl. We recommend one that doesn't have many holes on the plate.  You will have to work around the places with holes if not.  To adhere your vinyl to your fabric you will need to have the iron set to around 300 degrees.&nbs …
Jan 15th 2018 Expressions Vinyl - JoAnn