Cricut Joy
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Designed especially for the Cricut Joy machine, this new companion app makes popular DIY projects quicker and easier than ever. Think simple, single-material projects like cards, labels, stickers, and iron-on transfers – fun, functional projects that take 15 minutes or less.  

In this video Emma Jewell shows you how to use the Cricut Joy app or you can read about the app, its features, and see the FAQs below.

Cricut Joy owners who want a radically simplified making experience for some of the most popular DIY projects will love the Cricut Joy app. With a guided design experience and simple controls, you can make cards, custom labels, stickers, and much more in just a few taps. Design Space is still your go-to for advanced design features or to create with multiple materials and layers. 

The Cricut Joy app is free to download, and for a limited time, all fonts and images in the Cricut Joy app are free to use. 

What can you make?

Insert Cards

Create the perfect card at a moment’s notice. Choose a design and play with contrasting colours to make it special. Then tell Cricut Joy to make it!

Quick Labels

Make labels for spice jars, organise your kitchen cupboards, school supplies, office, and more. Just select one of the professionally-designed label styles, size it, add text, choose a font and colour, then prompt your Cricut Joy to cut or draw. 

Vinyl Stickers & Decals

Decorate water bottles, notebooks, electronics, windows, walls…you name it. Choose from a library of ready-to-use images, prompt your Cricut Joy to cut your design, then peel and stick! It’s that easy. 

Iron-On & Infusible Ink Heat Transfers

Design your own t-shirts, tote bags, or whatever you dream up. Find an image, type out text, or create a design that uses both. Prompt Cricut Joy to cut or draw, then follow the instructions to complete the heat transfer. 

Papercraft 

Make simple but spectacular gift tags, cupcake toppers, party place cards, and more. Design, cut, and assemble in just a few steps. 

Cricut Joy app top FAQs

Will Cricut Joy still work with Design Space? 

Yes! Design Space is still your go-to for more complex projects that use multiple layers, colours, and/or materials. 

Can I use Cricut Joy app to make Cricut Insert Cards? 

Yes! Download the app and try it now.

Is Cricut Joy app available in multiple languages?   

At this time, Cricut Joy app is available in English only.   

Will Cricut Joy app be available for Android?  

At this time, Cricut Joy app is only available for iOS. It will be available for Android in the near future.

Can I upload my own images or fonts?  

Currently you cannot upload your own images and fonts to Cricut Joy app. To upload and create with your own images, use Design Space. 

What kinds of content will I find in Cricut Joy app?   

All single layer Cricut Access content is available in Cricut Joy app. Single layer content is cut from a single sheet of material. You’ll also have access to a large library of fonts, including a selection of compatible iOS fonts from your iPhone. 

Can I save projects in Cricut Joy app?  

Cricut Joy app will auto-save projects as you design them. Whenever you exit a project, you will get a prompt to save the project to My Stuff. Access your saved projects from Home > My Stuff. 

Can I access my Design Space projects in Cricut Joy app and vice versa?   

No. Design Space and the Cricut Joy app are separate and distinct experiences. You cannot save a project in one and access it from the other.  

Can I make projects with multiple layers in the Cricut Joy app?  

Cricut Joy app is for single-layer/single-material designs. For more complex projects that require multiple layers, colours, and/or materials, use Design Space.  

Can I share my projects with other members of the Cricut community?  

Currently, you cannot share projects in Cricut Joy app.    

New to Cricut?   

Welcome! To use this companion Cricut Joy app, first activate your new machine at cricut.com/setup. Then, head over to the Apple App Store and download Cricut Joy app.  This blog post explains everything you need to know about getting started with Cricut Joy.

Where do I download Cricut Joy app? 

You can download the app onto your iOS device HERE.

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