EOS Lip Balm™ Valentine’s Day Cards

EOS Lip Balm™ Valentine's Day Cards. These sweet V-Day Cards are so simple and cute! Find out how to make them in this week's Silhouette Saturday tutorial at bydawnnicole.com

EOS Lip Balm™ Valentine’s Day Cards. These sweet V-Day Cards are so simple and cute! Find out how to make them in this week’s Silhouette Saturday tutorial! (This post is in no way affiliated with EOS Lip Balm™). I’m a big fan of the EOS Lip Balms™ so when I came across these shapes in the […]

Winter Wreath

Winter Wreath Tutorial | bydawnnicole.com

Are you a wreath person? I didn’t use to be but I’ve grown to love them. Read on to see how easy it is to put together a statement-making Deco Mesh Winter Wreath. You saw this Winter Wreath Tuesday in my post about my Simple Winter Porch, but today I’m showing you exactly how I made […]

DIY Chalkboard Menu Cabinet

Silhouette Saturday! DIY Chalkboard Menu Cabinet. This renter-friendly project is super easy and helps you keep organized with a cute, weekly meal plan! bydawnnicole.com

One of the ways I keep organized, keep my grocery bill in check, and stay healthy is meal planning. And if I forget to update it each week, my 6 year old will harp on me until I do! Since so many people focus on making healthy changes in the new year, I thought this […]

DIY Winter Wood Shim Sign

Silhouette Saturday // Winter Wood Shim Sign // bydawnnicole.com

DIY Winter Wood Shim Sign I love making wood signs but for the small signs, craft wood can really add up! My husband came across long flat wood shims that are 1.5 inches wide and 0.25-inch thick for super cheap at the hardware store so I’ve started using those instead. They’re not as perfect as the […]

Rustic Glam Rock Paperweight

Rustic Glam Rock Paperweight. It takes just 5 minutes or less to create this fun office décor or handmade paperweight gift! | bydawnicole.com

I always second-guess myself when it comes to posting such simple craft ideas, but I’m often surprised by how the posts I almost don’t post are some of my most successful ones! I have a big window right above my desk in my craft room office and when it’s open my papers blow everywhere so […]

Watercolor Paper Poinsettias

Silhouette Saturday: Watercolor Paper Poinsettias | bydawnnicole.com

It’s Silhouette Saturday time again! Have you tried making paper flowers with your Silhouette Machine yet? It’s one of my favorite things to do with my machine. I added a little twist to them by painting my paper with watercolor first. They’re so pretty on a package but they’d also be lovely on a wreath […]

Watercolor Printable DIY Gift Tags

Watercolor Printable DIY Gift Tags | byDawnNicole.com

Watercolor Printable DIY Gift Tags I’m so excited to be a part of the Brown Paper Packages: DIY Gift Wrap Ideas series organized by Rachel of Lines Across. She recently started a second blog called, Let’s Wrap Stuff and it’s so cool! She gathered about 24 bloggers together to participate in this series to celebrate the […]

DIY Post-It Note Holder

Silhouette Saturday: DIY Post-It Note Holder | bydawnnicole.com

I love this sweet little Post-It note holder and it’s so easy to make. It would be a great teacher or co-worker gift or even make one for your own use! Whenever I’m low on inspiration for a project, I just go spend some time searching the Silhouette Design Store until a design inspires me. That was totally […]

Merry & Bright Christmas Décor

Merry and Bright Christmas Décor | bydawnnicole.com

It’s been several years since we’ve put a full-sized tree up (due to traveling and toddlers) and I’m so excited to have a whole wall and Christmas display this year! For many years, we did red and gold, but this year I went with black & white stripes with bright pops of color and I […]

Tribal-Inspired Arrow Tray (and Silhouette Blog Hop Giveaway!)

Tribal Inspired Arrow Tray & Silhouette Design Team Blog Hop Giveaway | bydawnnicole.com

Tribal-Inspired Arrow Tray (and Silhouette Blog Hop Giveaway!) The Silhouette Design team is doing a “Favorite Things” Blog Hop Giveaway. We’re each sharing a tutorial featuring our favorite Silhouette product and then giving some away too! First, I’ll show you how I made this Tribal-Inspired Arrow Tray with my personal favorite product, Silhouette Stencil Material, […]

Gag Gift Idea: Ho & Me Mug

Silhouette Saturday: Gag Gift Idea | ByDawnNicole.com

Gag Gift Idea: Ho & Me Mug I hope you brought your sense of humor to this week’s Silhouette Saturday! I got a little cheeky with this week’s tutorial. Gag gift parties (also know as White Elephant parties) are prevalent this time of year and I have a hard time coming up with something cheap […]

DIY Chalkboard Wood Sign

Silhouette Saturday: DIY Chalkboard Sign | How to create professional-looking chalk art with the help of your Silhouette. And the sign is re-useable too! bydawnnicole.com

DIY Chalkboard Wood Sign For this week’s Silhouette Saturday, I’m showing you how easy it is to create professional-looking chalk art. First we’ll make a reusable wood chalkboard sign. I love this because all you have to do it erase the design and change it for the next season/holiday! Here are the supplies you’ll need […]

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