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I’m so excited about today’s project that I’m sharing with you. Jon and I made tacky Christmas sweaters a few years back. We figured it would be super cute to make Ryder his first ugly Christmas sweater, too! Making your baby an ugly Christmas sweater should be a new family tradition each and every year. I hope that my tutorial gives you holiday inspiration for your own ugly Christmas sweater!
- Hooded Fleece Sweatshirt
- Cricut Explore + Tools
- Tulip® Fashion Glitter® Shimmer Transfer Sheets
- Iron and Ironing Board
- Tulip® Soft® Fabric Paint
- Paint Brush
First up, I added a Tulip® Fashion Glitter® Shimmer Transfer Sheet to my Cricut Explore. I did have some challenges cutting it on my die-cutting machine. I tried the traditional Iron-On Vinyl setting then bumped it down to the vinyl setting. The larger traditional shapes cut fine. Cutting small words was a little challenging. So to add to the “ugliness” I hand cut a few letters that didn’t cut out for me.
I went with a Christmas light theme. They cut out perfectly on my machine!
Next up, I laid out all the Christmas lights. [Continue reading]