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Cricut + Xyron = Easy Halloween Home Decor

Learn how to make your own Halloween home decor is less than 20 minutes, by using a simple black frame and a few designs from Cricut!
Author: Beth Kingston

Materials

  • black photo frames
  • patterned paper or old book paper
  • black cardstock
  • Cricut Explore Air
  • trimmer
  • Xyron Creative Station Lite – item shown in video is our older 5″ Creative Station
  • Xyron Mega Runner

Instructions

  • You can use any Cricut images you like – all of the images I used are included in the Cricut Access subscription (or can be purchased individually for .99 each):
    Happy Halloween text – A Frightful Affair
    Bats – Teresa Collins Chic & Scary
    Witch – Celebrate with Flourish
  • Cut your paper to fit the inside of your frame (our picture frame was 8 inches by 10 inches).
  • Using your Xyron Mega Runner, apply some adhesive to the insert that came with your picture frame and adhere your paper (from step 2) on top of the insert.
  • Run all your die cut embellishments through your Xyron Creative Station.
  • Peel off the Xyron backing from your die -cut embellishments, and add them to your paper.
  • Once you are happy with the look of your paper, simply add it to your picture frame!