There's no shortage of options available for anyone looking to immerse themselves in a new DIY project. And anyone familiar with the crafting world likely knows about Cricut. This is the company behind some of the most popular DIY crafting machines on the market, and right now, you can get the Cricut Explore Air 2 for 32 percent off, bringing the price down to $169 until July 24.
The Explore Air 2 is the ultimate DIY cutting machine to make your designs and creations come to life. Using Cricut’s free software, Design Space, you can upload your designs or choose from 3000 ready-to-go ideas. The machine can then cut your personalized design into 100 different materials like vinyl, leather, paper, poster board, and more. This is the easiest way to make personalized birthday cards, decorations, stickers, home decor, and clothing.
The dual carriage means the machine can cut and write or cut and score simultaneously, so your designs are finished faster. The tool is Bluetooth-equipped for wireless cutting and is compatible with Cricut cartridges. Along with all these techy features, the machine comes with a pen, premium blades, storage compartments, and a light grip cutting mat, excellent for thicker materials. If you're looking for even more options, try Cricut Access for two weeks free and choose from over 100,000 images, designs, fonts, and projects to use at the push of a button.
The machine itself has garnered near-universal praise on Amazon and is currently sitting at a 4.8-star rating after more than 24,000 user reviews. One reviewer was even worried this machine might threaten his marriage, saying his wife, “…spends all her time with it and when she's not using it, she's talking about it.”