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Cricut Maker Projects: 35 Amazing Ideas to Make with your Cricut Maker Now!

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“What can you make with a Cricut Maker?” Let’s find out with these 35 Cricut Maker projects!

Aww… the Cricut Maker, one of my favorite things!  Is it your’s too or are you a newbie and very intimidated by it?

Well, no matter what end of the spectrum you are on, I have found some great Cricut Maker projects to inspire you to do more with it.

I rounded up some amazing things to make with a Cricut Maker from my favorite Cricut crafters to show you just what this machine can do that a Cricut Explore Air 2 can’t. 

If you are on the fence make sure to browse through my Which Cricut is Right for You post.

I broke the Cricut Maker ideas down into three different categories based on what tool is used:  Cricut rotary blade, knife blade, and the scoring wheel (some of them use more than one).

Simply click on the purple text above the picture to hop on over to the blogger’s tutorial.  And if you’d like to save all these amazing Cricut Maker projects for later hover over the top left of the image below and PIN It now!

Over 30 Cricut Maker projects ideas including sewing, wood, and vinyl. Get inspired to create with your Cricut! #cricut #cricutmaker

Make sure to check out my Cricut Maker unboxing video to learn all about what this machine and can cut and do and the Ultimate Resource of Cricut Ideas for even more Cricut project ideas.

If you are a Cricut newbie and need help just getting started, I finally made a 30 video Cricut 101 University online course that has everything you need to get you going.

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Ok, let’s get inspired by these fun Cricut Maker crafts!

Cricut Maker Sewing Projects

If you are a seamstress, then using the rotary blade to cut a ton different types of fabrics is probably what you are looking for. There really are a ton of Cricut Maker crafts to make using fabric and a sewing machine!

Adorable leather baby moccasins from

baby shoes with cricut

You could sew a cute pieced-together Valentine pillow from

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It’s easy to whip up a personalized pencil pouch with the rotary blade.

cricut maker pencil case

Make a cute frosted donut hot pad with help from

frosted donut hot pad with cricut maker pattern

Get ready for spring with a colorful mini Cricut Maker quilt from

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Make your own buffalo plaid personalized stockings.

buffalo plaid stockings

You can make a leather wallet with help from

leather wallet tutorial

Make a reversible sleep mask from

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Making a Neapolitan quilt is easier with a Cricut Maker from

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Or a DIY baby quilt from


Embellish skirts with a cute DIY border print by

diy border print skirt

With the Cricut rotary blade, you can also make a cute Rebecca Minkoff inspired sunnies pouch from

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One of my favorite Cricut sewing projects to make is free with the Cricut Maker is personalied zipper pouches.

diy personalized makeup bags

Cricut Maker Rotary Blade No-Sew Projects

So maybe you still love working with fabric, but you don’t own a sewing machine! No problem there are still cute Cricut Maker projects that use the rotary blade but don’t require any sewing skills!

Check out this cute birthday banner from

happy birthday fabric bunting made with cricut maker rotary blade iron on easypress

I love these DIY floral monogram letters from

diy floral monogram letter with cricut

Cutting felt with the Cricut is an easy way to make DIY poinsettias.

cutting felt with cricut

Learn how to make a crepe paper ranunculus from

make crepe paper ranunculus

Cricut Maker Knife Blade Projects

The Cricut Maker knife blade is pretty cool to use! There are so many ways to use the knife blade that you haven’t thought about. I hope some of these Cricut Maker ideas inspire you to try using it!

DIY Letterboard from

diy letterboard cricut maker knife blade craft foam

DIY desk organizers from

cricut tool holder and desk organizers

Make your own rustic Easter napkin rings.

rustic easter napkin rings

A DIY Americana sign is easy to make from

everyday party magazine americana sign diy

Make a puzzle from a photo using chipboard and the Cricut knife blade.

how to make a puzzle from a picture

Make a wood sign to put in a wreath with the knife blade.

cricut wood cutting project

Cut foam to make a sweet DIY unicorn headband from

diy this cute unicorn headband

Make your own cake toppers from Printable Crush.

cricut knife blade cake topper and cupcake toppers

Or diamond cupcake toppers from

diamond cupcake toppers

You can make a DIY embroidery hoop spring wreath from

Any little girl would love a DIY dress-up doll from

dress up dolls for quiet play

Learn how to make a wooden bookmark from

wooden bookmarks made with cricut maker

A simple leather luggage tag from

everyday party magazine luggage tag diy

Or leather hair accessories from

how to make leather hair accessories

Chipboard is a cheap and easy way to make a large wall sign.

cricut chipboard letters

Making a leather journal has never been easier than with the Cricut Maker.

cricut leather journal

Cricut Maker Scoring Wheel Projects

You can get two different scoring wheels with the Cricut Maker. There is a single and a double scoring wheel depending on how thick the material you are using. And the Cricut Maker even tells you which one you need for each project!

Make your own cute DIY holiday cards from

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Any little girl would love these glittery mermaid tail party favors from

everyday party magazine mermaid tail favor boxes

Make personalized party favor boxes with the Cricut double scoring wheel and draw and cut function.

cricut graduation party ideas

A perfect hug & kisses anniversary gift from

Making a DIY storage box for kids is easy by

personalized storage idea for kids

I love this beautiful DIY leather watercolor travel journal from

diy leather watercolor journal made with the cricut maker and scoring wheel

Making all of the small adorable houses on this DIY Christmas hoop wreath from My Sister’s Suitcase is possible with the Cricut scoring wheel.

christmas hoop wreath

There are also quite a few more blades available for purchase so make sure to check out my post all about the new Cricut Maker blades to get even more ideas on what you can make with a Cricut Maker.

Aren’t these Cricut Maker projects amazing??  I was so inspired just writing this post and reading all of the great tutorials on things you can make with a Cricut Maker. 

It definitely made me want to stop typing on my computer and go craft instead.  Which is what I’m going to do right now!

Thanks so much for stopping by and have a creative day!

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