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Sublimation Roundup for Silhouette & Cricut Owners

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One of the topics I am emailed about most is sublimation. Why? First, there isn’t a lot of information online about sublimation. Second, some of the information shared online is – well – inaccurate! Today, I’m compiling everything sublimation related on Cutting for Business in one post so you can easily find it – and SHARE IT!

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First, the basics: What is sublimation?

What is Sublimation? A great intro for Silhouette Cameo and Cricut small business owners - by

Sublimation on shirts or soft products:

Sublimation on mugs, tumblers, cups:

Tutorial: How to Sublimate Mugs - Two ways - A great intro for Silhouette Cameo and Cricut crafters - by

Where to buy sublimation products and equipment (plus a cheap way to get started):

Sublimation for home decor:

Use Silhouette Studio to Create Home Decor and Jewelry with Sublimation - by

How to use specialty sublimation materials:

Photo jewelry using sublimation:

Tutorial: How to Make Photo Jewelry using Silhouette Studio & Sublimation - by

Using Unisub templates in Silhouette Studio for sublimation:

Tutorial: How to Use Unisub Sublimation Templates in Silhouette Studio to Make a Custom Pet (Dog or Cat) Tag - by

Don’t have a sublimation printer but still want to try it out? Learn about these sublimation markers:

Tutorial: How to Use Sublimation Markers - No sublimation printer needed! - by

Interested in making keychains or luggage tags? Find out how in this post:

Tutorial - Sublimation Keychains & Luggage Tags - by

Want to spread the word about sublimation? Just save the image below on Pinterest!

Sublimation Round Up for Silhouette Cameo and Cricut Explore Maker Crafters - by


Wednesday 11th of August 2021

I assume that you can you use silhouette program for sublimation. I'm trying something new and I currently have the silhouette cameo. I haven't bought a printer yet but doing my research.

Christine, Cutting for Business

Saturday 14th of August 2021

Yes, you can.

Racheal Hobgood

Monday 15th of April 2019

Have you done any of the above sublimation with the cricut maker?

Christine, Cutting for Business

Saturday 18th of May 2019

Yes, you can use a Cricut Maker. You'd first set up a Print then Cut in Design Space, print it on a sublimation printer with sublimation ink, then use a heat press to transfer it to a sublimation blank.