Congratulations to this month’s random winner, Zeeone! Come back on March 7 for another great giveaway.
I just returned from Altitude Design Summit, where I met fabulous makers of all sorts: jewelry designers, sewing mavens, interior designers, fashion bloggers and so much more. In addition to great panels and conversations about blogging, photography and DIY, there were some pretty amazing decorations. Check out this dessert table by HGTV.com contributor Kim Stoegbauer of the The TomKat Studio:
I was also blown away by the paper decor at a garden-themed party, especially this butterfly-covered dress. The cool thing? The decor for both of these spaces was cut using Cricut’s all-new Explore cutting machine, which lets you upload your own designs or try out their pre-designed templates.
It’s not available in stores until March 15, but you can enter for a chance to win your own right now! Read on to find out more and throw your name in the hat.
So, what’s new about the Cricut Explore? The cutting machine features a dial that easily lets you switch between materials, from paper to iron-on sheets to fabric to cardstock.
That vinyl decal you’ve been wanting? Cut it out yourself using one of the Cricut Design Space templates:
Or design your own custom template, upload it and cut it out yourself:
Ready to wow your friends and family with custom decorations at your next birthday party or barbecue? To enter for a chance to win the Cricut Explore cutting machine, leave a comment below. This giveaway’s question: What do you make? What’s your crafting passion? Tell us in the comments below.
You may only comment once to be considered, and you don’t have to purchase anything to win; a purchase will not increase your chances of winning. Odds depend on total number of entries. Void where prohibited by law. Only open to legal residents of 50 U.S., D.C. or Puerto Rico, and you must be at least 18 years of age to win. All entries (comments) must be entered between 9:00 a.m. ET on February 7, 2014 and 12:00 p.m. ET on February 10, 2014. Subject to full official rules. By leaving a comment on the blog, you acknowledge your acceptance to the Official Rules. ARV of the prize: $299.00. Sponsor: Scripps Networks, LLC, d/b/a HGTV, 9721 Sherrill Boulevard, Knoxville, TN 37932