What Vinyl Can You Use With Cricut Explore AIR 2?

Vinyl is a versatile medium that can be used with a Cricut Explore AIR 2 machine. Vinyl is ideal for cutting and customizing craft projects and home decor.

With the right type of vinyl, you can create beautiful, personalized items such as t-shirts, mugs, wall decals, and more.

The Cricut Explore AIR 2 can handle a variety of different types of vinyl. The most commonly used types are adhesive vinyl, heat transfer vinyl (HTV), printable vinyl and frosted window film. Adhesive vinyl is the most popular and is great for creating wall decals, car decals, and other custom projects.

Heat transfer vinyl (HTV) is best for creating t-shirts and other fabric items. Printable vinyl can be used to make labels or stickers for any project. Frosted window film gives a unique look that’s perfect for glass or windows.

Before you get started with your Cricut Explore AIR 2 project, it’s important to know which kind of vinyl to use with it. Many craft stores sell adhesive vinyl in rolls or sheets in various sizes and colors.

HTV is also available in rolls or sheets in various colors and finishes. Printable vinyl usually comes in sheets that are compatible with inkjet printers.

To ensure your project turns out perfect, make sure you use the right type of adhesive on your project before applying the vinyl. For adhesive vinyl projects, use an acrylic transfer tape to ensure a smooth application onto the surface you’re working on. For HTV projects, use a heat press to ensure the material adheres correctly.


With the proper tools and knowledge about what type of vinyl to use with your Cricut Explore AIR 2 machine, you can create amazing projects with ease! Adhesive Vinyl is great for wall decals or car decals while HTV works great for fabric items like t-shirts or bags.

Printable Vinyl works well for labels or stickers while Frosted Window Film gives any glass surface an interesting look!