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Circus SVGs and Project Ideas

Written by: | Published: September 15, 2023 | Updated: September 15, 2023

Hello Circus Crafters! Today I’m featuring circus themed SVG files for Cricut projects. With playful fonts and whimsical illustrations, these digital designs will help your projects shine.

So, let’s get started and discover how to add a touch of circus magic to your craft projects!

Circus Invitation SVG file by Jen Goode

If you’ve been looking for eye-catching circus-themed design elements, you’re in for a treat this week. Today I’m talking all about circus-themed designs and what you can make with these SVG cut files. Whether you’re planning a big top event and need projects for decorations and schwag or simply love the circus aesthetic, this guide is sure to have some ideas for you.

Circus SVGs and Project Ideas

Circus SVG files are a goldmine for creative projects. These digital designs, filled with circus-themed elements, can be turned into amazing crafts using tools like a Cricut machine.

In this article, we will explore project ideas to add a little circus charm into your handmade projects. Let’s get started!

Circus Project Ideas to Make with Your Cricut

Now that we have some circus files to craft with, let’s talk about fun projects to make. With a trusty Cricut machine in tow, you can whip up all sorts of fun projects. Craft up a festive party theme a colorful t-shirt. 

  • Circus-Themed T-Shirts: Design and cut circus-themed images or quotes onto plain T-shirts for a fun and unique wardrobe addition.
  • Circus Banner: Create a vibrant circus banner with flags and circus motifs to decorate your next party or event.
  • Party Invitations: Craft custom circus-themed invitations for birthday parties or special events, adding a personal touch.
  • Stickers: Design and cut circus-themed stickers to use as decorations, in scrapbooking, or to personalize items like laptops or water bottles.
  • Cupcake Toppers: Create circus-themed cupcake toppers to make your baked goods stand out at parties or events.
  • Party Favor Bags: Make circus-themed favor bags for guests at your circus-themed party, filling them with treats and small toys.

These project ideas offer a range of creative possibilities for using circus SVG files with your Cricut machine. Whether you’re crafting for personal enjoyment or planning a circus-themed event, these projects will allow you to showcase your design skills and add a touch of whimsy to your creations.

download this art by Jen Goode

This instant download includes a file in SVG format compressed as a zip file. This file is compatible Cricut Design Space and all modern Cricut Machines including: Cricut MakerCricut Explore Air, Cricut Joy and other electronic craft machines such as Silhouette cameo and xTool F1

Circus Party Invitation

Planning a circus-themed event? Your first step is creating the perfect invitations, and this Circus SVG file I’ve designed is perfect. Mix and match the different components to customize an invitation how you’d like it.


  • Circus Invitation SVG file by Jen Goode
  • Cricut machine
  • Cricut Design Space
  • Cardstock
  • Glue
  • Glitter (optional)


  1. To make this fun circus bookmark, you first need to download the free SVG file below.
  2. Upload the file to Cricut Design Space.
  3. Resize to your preferred size.
  4. Follow on-screen instructions to cut the design.
  5. After you weed the final cut design, layer the cut images and either glue together
  6. Optionally, add some sparkle using glitter.

Alternate project steps: Instead of cutting out all the layers, you can flatten the entire image and send it through Cricut Design Space as a print-then-cut.

Another option would be to cut some of the pieces out of glitter viny or cardstock to add even more celebration sparkle

More Circus SVG files

Looking for ways to add a bit of extra color and whimsy to your Cricut-themed crafts? Below you’ll find a variety of circus SVG cut files you can download and use to create one-of-a-kind crafts that reflect your personality and style.

Each free circus image has been designed by a different SVG artist. Click on each link to visit the individual websites and download their digital design file. Check with each designer’s terms for personal vs commercial use of their art. 

Circus SVG files for your Cricut Crafts
Free Carnival Ticket SVG Cut Files
These super cute and super versatile free ticket SVG cut files can take your carnival, circus, or theater themed event to the next level!
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Free Circus SVG Files
Step right up to this incredible collection of 18 FREE circus SVG files for your Cricut! Be the Ringleader of crafting fun today! Hi crafty friends! It’s time for a brand new SVG cut files
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Free Pure Imagination Carousel SVG – Little Miss Eden Rose
This Free layered Summer Vibes Frame SVG is perfect for any summer or beach themed crafts. Perfect for any Holiday themed crafts.
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Free Circus Snacks SVG
Are you heading to the Circus, Carnival, or Amusement Park? This Cricus Snacks SVG makes the cutest shirt for all ages! Circus SVG can be added to shirts, hoodies, totes, and more for a fun
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Free “My Life is a Circus, Enjoy the Show” SVG
Discover the perfect Circus-themed SVG for your Cricut crafting adventures! Download our free ‘My Life is a Circus’ SVG cut file today!
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Circus SVG Files You Can Download for Free
Step right up and be amazed because we’re sharing an awesome collection of Circus SVG files you can download for free!
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Circus Tent SVG | Free Cricut Cake Topper Project
Circus Tent SVG | Free Cricut Cake Topper Project
Download a free Circus Tent SVG file for Cricut and unleash your creativity with layers of whimsical circus elements. Get crafting today!
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Clown Birthday Party – Kiy’s Craftroom
Clown Birthday Party – Kiy’s Craftroom
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Free “Clown Around” SVG Cut File
Free “Clown Around” SVG Cut File
If your life is a circus, you’ll love this FREE “Clown Around and Find Out” SVG Cut File!
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Free Circus Cut Files — Liz on Call
Create some bright, colorful and fun projects with these Free Circus Cut Files. Circus SVG files, free circus svg
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Free Circus SVG Files
Here are Free Circus SVG Files to help you design beautiful projects with your cutting machines. These files are perfect for creating Circus-themed crafts, decorations, cards, and more. Check out our selection of free Circus SVG cutout files. You can use the files in crafts and projects or even crea…
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How to Make Circus Layered Paper Crafts
LEARN TO MAKE FUN CIRCUS LAYERED PAPER CRAFTS ON YOUR CRICUT CUTTING MACHINE I remember the days of going to the circus as a kid. It was always such a fun time. Of course, I
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Free Layered Circus Elephant SVG Plus Themed Cicut SVG Files ⋆ Extraordinary Chaos
Free Layered Circus Elephant SVG For Circus-themed crafts with Cricut & Silhouette. Perfect for kids’ parties, party decorations.
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Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My! {FREE} Circus SVG – Sunshine and Munchkins
Are you going to the circus? Looking for decor inspiration for your kids playroom? Check out the 18 FREE circus SVG files in this post!
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Join the Circus SVG
I knew I had to use this font in a colorful Circus SVG. So with the circus theme, my SVG is “I’m off to join the Circus.”
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Step Right Up – Get the Not My Monkeys Free SVG File Now!
Parenting – it’s often described as the most rewarding job in the world, but if you’re a parent, you know that it can also feel like running a circus. Juggling responsibilities, managing the unexpected, and
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Whether you’re using a Cricut machine or another crafting tool, these SVG files are the perfect way to add a special touch to your craft projects.

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Where to find more SVG files

Get creative with a library of thousands of SVG cut files through Cricut Design Space. Just sign up for a free Cricut account and you can take a look at all the images available.

Recommended: View all the images I offer in Cricut Design Space

What is an SVG file?

An SVG file is a digital art file designed for use with your Cricut or other electronic cutting machines or laser machines.

How Do I Use an SVG File?

To craft with the SVG files from this site, download the files you’d like to use (see download link below) and then upload the .svg file to Cricut Design Space. Add the image to a project canvas and set it up to use in your own Cricut projects.

Please note, all the SVG files available from this website are delivered as .zip files. You must unzip the file you download to access the .svg file.

Recommended: More SVG files for your Cricut Crafts

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