How to use a Cricut: a Cricut beginner guide

How to use a Cricut; a person uses a Cricut craft machine
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Learning how to use a Cricut isn't too difficult once you understand which machine is best for you and the core principles of Cricut's approach to digital crafting. In this Cricut beginner guide, I'll bust some jargon, explain the tools you'll need in order to get started, and break down the capabilities of each machine to help you achieve the best results.

Cesci Angell
Craft and tech writer

Cesci is a writer with a background in design and sustainability, covering everything from tech to lifestyle. When she’s not writing, she is busy planning a house build with her other half.

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