If you’re hosting a scorchin’ summer party, then you’ll definitely want this tropical leaf garland on your decor to-do list! Made with three types of paper – metallic, POPTONE, and basis color – this incredible craft uses various leaf cutouts to create that 3D look. And when you make your DIY decorations pop!, your party will definitely be remembered.
The cool thing is, this leaf garland is super simple to make! All you do is gather the tools and materials listed below, then download the SVG or PDF templates. After that, follow the steps in our photo tutorial or our downloadable instructions.
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- Cricut Explore Air 2 (recommended)
- Low-Temp Hot Glue Gun
- Craft Scissors
- Craft Knife and Cutting Mat (if cutting by hand)
- Curling Tool
- Text Weight Paper – Botanic, Gumdrop Green, Sour Apple, Green
- Cotton Cording
- If you haven’t already, become a Lia Griffith Annual Member. This gives you access to unlimited SVG downloads!
- Gather tools and materials.
- Score and cut out tropical leaves from various green paper (cutting machine recommended).
- Fold the monstera leaves down the middle along the score line and curl the edges of the leaves under slightly from the middle.
Full tutorial available for members. Join here!
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I downloaded this to cut on my cricut explore, however it is not scoring where it is suppose to. It is not scoring at all, just cutting! help
Hi, you have to manually change the lines to “SCORE” before you click MAKE IT. Check out this course for more help on prepping your files: https://liagriffith.com/craft-academy/how-to-use-files-cricut/
Is the membership/download the template for the Cricut?
Hi Jenny, the SVG download provided is for cutting on the cricut. We have a video here that is very helpful and shows how to use our SVG fils with the cricut in their design space! Video Tutorial: https://liagriffith.com/video-tutorial-svg-files/
It won’t let me download & print because I forgot my password. However, when I go to the forgot password link, it says my email is invalid. When I go to the membership, it says I’m already a member. I have no way to get this. Can you help?
Yes, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we can help!
Thanks you. I am from indonesia
The PDF template link is the same as the instructions. Both links are the same.
Thanks for letting me know! The download is correct now.