10 Reasons Why You Need a Sizzix Die Cut Machine:1. You can quickly dress up a store-bought frame. You can read more HERE about I used my die cut machine to quickly decorate these frames from Michael's.
2. You can create your own party favor boxes. Click HERE to read more about how I used one box die cut and my Sizzix machine to create these favor boxes.
3. You can design beautiful centerpieces for your dining room or party table. Click HERE to read more about how to create these tea party centerpieces.
4. Use can die cut an entire scrapbooking mini album from paper and cardstock. Click HERE to watch a video on how I used a Sizzix die and the Big Shot machine to create this mini album.
5. You can die cut your own gift bags and boxes for any party occasion. Click HERE to read more about this pillow box birthday gift.
6. You can die cut shaped cards by cutting two of the same shape to form the card base. Click HERE to read more about how I designed this card for the Scrapbook Expo.
7. You can highlight photos in frames and in home decor projects with 3d die cut embellishments. Click HERE to read more about this chalkboard frame project.
8. You can stamp and then die cut right around your stamped image with combination stamp and die sets. Click HERE to see how I used this lemon phrase stamp on this gift bag.
9. You can easily add a die cut title to any scrapbooking layout. Click HERE to watch the video on how I created this layout.
10. You can design your own home decor projects. Click HERE to read more about this burlap heart project.
Have I convinced you yet? Seriously! You WILL need a Sizzix die cut machine. There are several to choose from. I have the Big Shot which is plenty big enough to cut all my projects. But you can also use any of their large machines to die cut items for your projects. Scroll below to see some suggestions for both the machine, some cutting plates and die cut accessories. I will recommend dies that I love in another blog post.
Starting with a Sizzix Die Cut Machine:
I would recommend the following items if I were getting started with a Sizzix die cut machine.
1. Sizzix Big Shot Machine
2. Sizzix Magnetic Platform (either in the long or the regular size) - get 2
3. Sizzix Cutting Plates (either in the long or the regular size) - get 2
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