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My Top Cricut Explore Air 2 Projects

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With Cricut offering three machines lately, people still often question if the Cricut Explore Air 2 is still an awesome machine and the answer is yes! Check out my Top 5 Cricut Explore projects below and tell me what one is your favorite!

See some of the easiest projects to make with your Cricut Explore Air 2. These Cricut projects are for any skill level. Use your Cricut for Home Decor, Party Decor, Clothing, and Scrapbooking. The Cricut Explore Air 2 makes creating so easy.

The Cricut Explore Air 2 still gets a lot of use these days as it's still a classic and dependable Cricut machine. These Cricut Explore Air Projects are for all levels. Whether you're just starting out and learning your machine or if you're ready to push it to the limits, these Cricut projects are perfect.

What Projects Can I make with the Cricut Explore Air 2?

Christmas Paper Wreath created with the Cricut Explore Air 2
This easy wreath is perfect for Christmas. Use these non-traditional colors in cardstock created by Natalie Malan. The watercolor florals add the perfect amount of depth to the project.
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When cutting the Cricut brand patterned cardstock is so easy on the Explore Air 2. I set my smart dial to the Cardstock+ setting and let is loose. If you find that some of your edges are still sticking, don't unload it yet. Just hit the C button again and your project will cut in the exact spots giving you crisp edges all around.

DIY Avengers Paper Masks
Use the Print then Cut feature on your Cricut Explore Air 2 to create epic masks for a kid's party or just a movie viewing day. My toddler loves these and I love printing them on super thick cardstock.
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Print then Cut on your Explore is a lot easier than you can imagine. I like using the features because I get no white edges and perfect printing every time. If you're having problems with the print quality, check the box that allows you to use your own printer settings and then select photo print. This will help avoid any streaks you may get.

Create Leather Boutique Bows with your Cricut Explore Air 2
Learn how easy it is to create leather bows with your Cricut using shapes in Design Space. See all the tips and tricks to cutting leather and what not to do.
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Cutting leather with the Cricut Explore Air 2 is easy if you have the right items. Use transfer tape to cover the fuzzy backing of the leather so that your mat stays clean. Then use the Deep Cut Blade for the perfect depth of cut for the leather. Use Cricut Leather Sheets as an inexpensive, yet beautiful bow for your child.

Throw a Twin Themed Baby Shower created with your Cricut Explore Air 2
Making custom party decorations is a breeze with your Cricut. See all the adorable twin baby items we created.
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Creating personalized party decorations is another one of my favorite uses of the Cricut Explore. My friend was expecting a set of boy and girl twins so I created these custom stickers, cupcake toppers, and my most favorite Welcome Babies sign!

DIY Farmhouse Sign with the Cricut Explore Air 2
Create custom home decor projects using your Cricut Explore, paint, and some vinyl stencils.
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Create your own Fixer Upper style sign with your Cricut Explore

Custom home decor is another use of the Cricut Explore and I couldn't be happier with this Fixer Upper copycat Supermarket sign. Joanna has really left her mark on the interior design world because I haven't met a single person yet that hasn't loved something she's done.

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