How Do You Use Permanent Vinyl on Cricut?

Permanent vinyl is one of the most popular materials used with Cricut cutting machines. Whether you’re a beginner or an expert, it’s easy to use and allows for endless creative possibilities.

Preparing Your Material

Before you begin, make sure you have all the supplies that you need. You’ll need permanent vinyl in the color of your choice, a transfer tape or transfer paper, and a Cricut cutting machine. It’s also helpful to have a few different sizes of scissors or X-Acto knives for detailed cutting.

Loading the Vinyl into Your Cricut Machine

Once you have your materials ready, it’s time to load the vinyl into your Cricut machine. To do this:

  • Insert the mat into your machine.
  • Place the vinyl onto the mat with the desired side facing up.
  • Securely load the mat into your machine.

Designing Your Project:

Once your material is loaded, it’s time to design your project. You can use either Cricut Design Space or another design software program to create a custom design for your project.

You can upload images and text as well as edit existing designs in Design Space or any other software program that you may be using. Once you’ve created and finalized your design, save it and prepare to cut it out on your Cricut machine.

Cutting Out Your Design

Now that you’ve designed and saved your project, it’s time to cut it out on your Cricut machine. To do this:

  • Select “Make It” in Design Space.
  • Confirm that all settings are correct before pressing “Go”.
Applying Transfer Tape/Paper:

Onceyourdesign is cut out,it’stime toapplythetransfer tape/paper. Thetransfer tape/paper willhelpyoueasily transferyourdesign fromthevinyltoany surfaceyouchoosetoapplyit to. Toapplythetape/paper:



    . PermanentvinylisafunandversatilematerialthatcanbeusedwithCricutmachinestocreatecustomdesignsforanyproject!

    To use permanent vinyl withCricut machines, start by preparingyourmaterialsandloadingthevinylintoyourmachine. Then,designyourprojectusingCriuctDesignSpaceor anothersoftwareprogrambeforecuttingitoutonyourmachine.. Finally, applytransfer tapeor paper toyourselectedsurface beforepeelingawaythebackingfromthevinylsoyoucanadheretoany surfaceyouchoose!