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This article is brought to you by Lizzsews.

In today's article, I will guide you through how I used iron-on vinyl to make a volleyball blanket. I’m not too sure how the design will last, the iron-on vinyl is sitting on top of the fibres of the blanket, where infusible ink would infuse ink into the blanket. Follow along with this project and share your result in Lizzsews Facebook group.

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What I used:

  - Iron-on vinyl

  - Blanket

  - Cricut

  - Standardgrip mat

  - EasyPress 2 + mat

The steps I took:

To make this volleyball blanket, I used these two Cricut designs: 

-> Text: #MBE29F99 

-> Diver: #M8B60CDF

I mirrored by design and cut out the iron-on vinyl. After cutting, I weeded the design.

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With my Easypress 2 at 315 degrees, I pressed the blanket for 5 seconds. 

I placed the diving volleyball player where I wanted it in the corner and pressed for 30 seconds, flipped and pressed for 15 seconds then peeled off the liner. Next, I placed parchment paper on top of the design and just pressed for a couple extra seconds. 

I then repeated the same steps for the words but on the top left corner. 

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