Love You Valentine’s Jar {tutorial} + Print & Cut Blog Hop

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Hello! It’s that time again ~ time for another fun Silhouette Challenge! Wahoo! I just love these! This month’s challenge is all about the most amazing feature of a Silhouette machine ~ Print & Cut! These Love You Valentine’s Jars were so easy to put together! Keep reading to see how I did it, get some tips on using the Print & Cut feature AND I’ll have links to tons of Print & Cut ideas from my fellow Silhouette Challenge bloggers. So let’s get started! 😉

Love You Valentine's Jar at #Valentine #printandcut #Silhouette

sweet Valentine's gift idea

For this project you’ll need a few supplies:
glass jars (I found these at Target.)
a Silhouette (I used my Portrait.)
clear sticker paper
heart marshmallows or candy
this print & cut image


I have a very detailed print & cut tutorial right {HERE}. You’ll want to check that out first. Sometimes you’ll follow those instructions & your Silhouette will have a little trouble reading the registration marks. Then you will have help it out a bit! Don’t worry ~ it’s easy! Instead of clicking “detect automatically”, click on “detect manually”.


Then you will use the blue arrows (see red arrow) to move your blade right over the top left square (see black arrow).

how to print and cut with your Silhouette
So the blade will be sitting right on top of the black square (see below). Then you will push detect registration marks, & then the Silhouette will be able to “see” & cut out your design perfectly. It’s really amazing. 😉

print and cut

The rest is super easy! I just stuck the stickers onto my jars.

print and cut tutorial

clear sticker paper from Silhouette

Annnnd then I filled the jars with heart marshmallows. You could also use heart shaped chocolates or conversation hearts. Both of those would be super cute, too.

heart marshmallows

Then I tied some twine around the top of my jar. That’s it! 🙂


Valentines in a Jar

sweet Valentine's gift idea

Want to Check Out More Silhouette Projects?

My Silhouette Challenge firneds and I are all sharing Print & Cut projects on our blogs today, so check out the projects below for a wealth of Silhouette inspiration!

Print and Cut Rebus Valentine Tigger Printable Heat Transfer T-Shirt Love You Valentine’s Jar {tutorial} + Print & Cut Blog Hop Valentine BINGO with {FREE} Printable and Cut File DIY Conversation Hearts Temporary Tattoos {Heart} Dance! Custom Birthday Party Invitations using Silhouette's Print and Cut Milk & Cookies Valentine's Treat Print & Cut Valentine's Day Banner Old wooden box Love Print and Cut Fabric Labels Be Mine Banner Love is all you need - Print & Cut Valentine Journal Cards Free Printable: Snickers Valentine Tag Labor & Delivery Nurse Thank You Bags Valentine Robot Shirt with Print and Cut Heat Transfer Vinyl Print and Cut Fish Valentines 3D Print and Cut Magnets (And Tons More Silhouette Print and Cut Ideas) Baby Month Stickers with a FREE cut file Super Easy Print and Cut Journal Card Valentines Simple Silhouette Valentine Card Valentine Hugs and Kisses Canning Jar Craft Frozen Inspired Tattoos Be My Valentine Mini Album Print and Cut Valentine Pudding Cup Wrappers - February Silhouette Challenge Print & Cut Birthday Invitations

1. Clever Someday // 2. TitiCrafty // 3. // 4. My Paper Craze // 5. Simply Kelly Designs // 6. Little Blue’s Room // 7. Mama Sonshine // 8. Small Stuff Counts // 9. Dragonfly & Lily Pads // 10. GiveMeAPaintbrush // 11. Please Excuse My Craftermath… // 12. Barb’s Life // 13. GetSilvered // 14. Lil’ Mrs. Tori // 15. Minted Strawberry // 16. unOriginal Mom // 17. Where The Smiles Have Been // 18. Persia Lou // 19. Silhouette School // 20. From Whine to Whine // 21. DailyDwelling // 22. Creative Ramblings // 23. Paper Garden Projects // 24. It Happens in a Blink // 25. Perfectly Fabulous // 26. Adventures in All Things Food // 27. Create & Babble

Don’t forget this month’s Silhouette promotion is going on right now! You can get an awesome deal on a  PixScan™ bundle using the code GINGERSNAP. Let me know if you have any questions. 🙂

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Love You Valentine's Jar at #Valentine #printandcut #Silhouette

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