What Can I Make with Cricut?

This is a sponsored post in partnership with Cricut. 

Are you trying to decide if a Cricut is right for you? Or you want to know, “What Can I Make with Cricut?” It can seem overwhelming when you first start using a new cutting machine. I definitely was overwhelmed with all the different things I can make. There are so many things you can create with Cricut. You can really create personalized projects for your family and friends. 

What Can I Make with Cricut?

When I first got my Cricut, it was cartridge only (yes, it was a long time ago)! I wanted to scrapbook about my son and daughter so they can have some memories to look back. Not only did a do some scrapbooking but I loved doing 3D projects. My son had the best Valentine treat bags because of my Cricut! 

These treat bags are one of the things you can do with papercrafts using your Cricut!

Cricut Papercrafts

Cricut machines open a window of possibilities when it comes to papercrafts. What Can you do with cardstock, vellum, poster board, and thicker material like kraft board

  • Paper flowers 
  • Cards (for every occasion)
  • Banners
  • Gift tags
  • Bookmarks
  • Treat bags
  • Gift Bags
  • Bows
  • Cake toppers
  • Party decorations
  • Ornaments



Paper crafts can also be taken to another level by using the Print and Cut feature.  You can also use pens to personalize your birthday cards and banners. 

Using Iron-On with Cricut

Iron-On vinyl is definitely one of my favorite things I can do with Cricut. I love creating my own T-shirts. The ability to create custom t-shirts for me and my family was definitely my favorite part of crafting. So, what else can you do with iron-on vinyl using Cricut? 

  • Personalized a makeup bag
  • Customized a tote bag
  • Put a saying on a sweatshirt, t-shirt, pants, and so much more!
  • Baseball Caps 
  • Design a Backpack
  • Throw pillows
  • Wood
  • Blankets/throws

and so much more! There are so many possibilities when it comes to using your Cricut for iron-on vinyl projects. 

Using Vinyl with Cricut

Making Acrylic Keychains

There are two different types of vinyl – Permanent and Removable vinyl. But you’re probably thinking, “What can I make with Cricut vinyl?” There are so many things and I list a few examples of things that I’ve done. 

  • Personalizing a mug/tumbler/glass cup
  • Custom car decal
  • Dry erase board calendar
  • Customizing a picture frame
  • Creating a cute keychain
  • Decorating a notebook/planner
  • Labeling spice jars
  • Labeling storage bins
  • Personalizing a cell phone
  • Decorating your Cricut 
  • Decorating your walls/kids room

Once you have mastered your Cricut, you’ll want to vinyl all the things! You’ll find ways to add vinyl to everything. Trust me, I am always thinking of ways to add vinyl to my household items. It makes me happy to see my closets organized and tidy because of how I labelled them. 

What are some other things you can do with Cricut?

There are so many different materials that you can use to create anything you want. Cricut gives you endless possibilities when it comes to creating. Your projects and ideas can really come to life with Cricut. Cricut offers all the tools you need to get started on making your very first project. 

Need some project ideas on what you can do with Cricut? 


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