Cricut Crafts: Flower String Lights
Beginner | 24 min 24 sec
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In this class, Annabel Wrigley demonstrates how to make a festive strand of lights featuring flowers cut on a Cricut Explore machine. These gorgeous, oversized flowers feature several textural fabrics, including paper, felt, and a leather-like fabric called Kraft-tex. Once the shapes are cut out, it’s easy to assemble the flowers and attach them to a strand of lights.
Here’s what you’ll need:
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  • Cricut Explore machine
  • Cricut Design Space software
  • 12” x 12” StrongGrip cutting mat
  • 12” x 12” LightGrip cutting mat
  • Computer
  • Sharpie
  • 13’ or so strand of lights
  • 12” x 12” cardstock in a variety of colors
  • 4” x 8” or larger scraps of wool felt in a variety of colors
  • 1 yard Kraft-tex
  • 1 yard Heat-n-Bond fusible web
  • Hot glue gun
  • Scissors
Learn how to:
  • Cut paper, felt and Kraft-tex using a Cricut Explore
  • Punch holes and assemble flowers using hot glue
  • Attach flowers to a strand of lights
What you’ll get:
  • Easy-to-follow class by author and expert instructor Annabel Wrigley on making a festive flower string of lights
  • 3 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Step-by-step instruction and a detailed supply list
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Katrina Marley
I like this idea. But adding something. Plastic mini clothes pins to hang photos of friends, family and kids. I couldnt get my hands on christmas lights. So im using battery operated fairy lights. So i will have to alter the size of the flowers and leaves per each one.
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Bonnie Laessig
Very clear instructions, and I love how adaptable this flower garland is for holidays and festivities! Thank you so much :)
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