Silhouette Curio Features

Rethink the possibilities. The Curio is more than a cutting machine—it’s where precision engineering meets cutting edge innovation. Curio allows you to harness the power of five stunning, creative functions.

The Silhouette Curio™

The Silhouette Curio™ hobby machine is the perfect complement to Silhouette’s other desktop cutters. Simply connect Curio to your PC or Mac with the included USB cable and use the included software, Silhouette Studio®, to design your project. Then send your project to Curio to put your signature style on countless DIY projects. Curio is the perfect machine for DIYers that love to diversify their creativity.

Curio is the only machine that can unlock stippling, etching, debossing, embossing and dual carriage features in the powerful Silhouette Studio® design software (included with purchase)


  • Silhouette Curio™ desktop DIY machine
  • 8.5 in. x 6 in. base (includes four platforms)
  • 8.5 in. x 6 in. cutting mat
  • 8.5 in. x 6 in. embossing mat
  • Cutting blade
  • Fine embossing tool
  • Wide embossing tool
  • 50 exclusive digital designs
  • AC adapter
  • USB cord
  • Silhouette Studio® Software CD

Silhouette Curio Machine

Double your creativity.

Like to multitask? So does the Curio. Complete two tasks in one pass with its dual carriage. Just mix and match with our full selection of blades, pens, and specialty tools.

Silhouette Curio Machine

We raised the bar. Literally.

More clearance means more options. The Curio’s 5mm clearance allows you to etch, sketch, or cut on new project palettes. Think wood, foil, leather, foam, and even metal.

Silhouette Curio Machine

Adjustable base.

Part of what makes the Curio compatible with thicker materials is its adjustable base with removable platforms. Just add or remove platforms to accommodate different material.

Silhouette Curio Machine

Deeper cuts.

The Curio’s deep-cut blade allows for your deepest cuts yet. Its sintered tungsten alloy is composed of super fine powder for extra durability.

Silhouette Curio Machine

Say it with a sketch.

Create stunning multicolor sketch art with the Curio’s convenient dual carriage.

Silhouette Curio Machine

Lots of dots.

The Curio’s unique stippling feature lets you create amazing dot patterns that transform into unforgettable art. Create stippled ink projects with Silhouette felt tip pens or even stipple foils and metals.

Silhouette Curio Machine

Make your mark.

Create beautifully etched metal with the Curio’s etching tool to customize jewelry, charms, home décor, mixed media art, and more.

Silhouette Curio Machine

Make an impression.

Use the Curio’s embossing tools to give an elegant faux-letterpress effect to cards, invites, business cards, and more.

Silhouette Design Store

The Silhouette Online Store

  • Download new designs 24/7 from the Silhouette Online Store
  • Choose from thousands of cuttable designs without having to buy a cartridge
  • Most shapes are just 99¢ each

Silhouette Studio

Silhouette Studio®

  • Font access (for font files on your computer)
  • Ability to use JPG, BMP, PNG files
  • Image effects (b/w, tint, color saturation)
  • Print & Cut
  • PixScan™ compatible