Die & Cutting Machines

Here’s a summary list of die and cutting machines. Prices are from early 2018.

  • Brother Scan n Cut – electronic with your computer – 350 ($400), 650 ($700)
  • Crafters Companion Gemini – electronic die cutting machine (9×12″ full $229, 6×9″ junior $179)
  • Craftwell Cut ‘n’ Boss – portable electric die cutting (by Teresa Collins $229)
  • Cricut Cuttlebug – portable die cutting ($89)
  • Cricut – Personal (6″), Expression (12″), Explore (12″ wireless $249), Maker (12″ more patterns $399)
  • Mosaic grid system by Tami Potter – metal dies for square grid layouts
  • Pazzle – electric cutting machine for use with computer ($99 plus subscription)
  • Score Pal – for folding cards and envelopes (12″ full $30, 9″ mini$15)
  • Silhoutte – Mint (Stamps $49), Portrait (8″ $199), Curio (8.5″ $249), Cameo (12″ $299)
  • Sizzix – Sidekick (3.5″ $49), Big Shot (6″ $79), Express (electric 6″ $229), Plus (9″ $199), Pro (13″ $299)
  • Sizzix – Eclips (no dies, SCAL software $299-479), Vagabond (electric $199)
  • See “Sizzix 101″ for a great description of manual, motorized, and electronic cutting systems