10 reasons why you need Cricut Access

Reasons to get Cricut Access: a photo of a Cricut machine on a kitchen table
(Image credit: Cricut)

'Do I need Cricut Access?' is the question most crafters asks as they unbox their new Cricut Maker, Explore or Joy. Cricut Access is a monthly subscription that unlocks a whole host of images, fonts, and projects that take your Cricut machine to the next level. But you do need to pay extra for it. So is Cricut Access really worthwhile? 

If you’re a crafter, then there is no doubt you’ve heard of or own a piece of Cricut equipment. Cricut is an American brand of electronic cutting machines designed for cutting a variety of materials such as paper, vinyl, wood, fabric, and even leather. We've listed the best Cricut machines in our guide and also listed the best Cricut Accessories to get more from your machine, and Cricut Access.

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Rachael Penn

Craft, photography and hardware writer Rachael Penn has written for The Evening Standard, The Independent, Fit&Well, The Radar, T3, and TopTenReviews. She also writes on many other subjects, including lifestyle, travel, food, internet culture and eco-living for online and print publications.