Many online that creators sell SVG files also provide freebies. Usually you must make an account or joint a mailing list in order to access the free SVG files.
In Cricut Design Space, the software required to use the Cricut machines, you can filter images by "free" to find over 3,000 images.
Canva is an online graphic design tool. Even with only the free version you make extensive designs with images and text. However, a paid account is require to download files as SVG and with transparent backgrounds. To get around this, download your file as a PNG and use either Cricut Design Space or another software to remove the background from your design.
Some craft books also come with SVG files. Cutting Machine Crafts, available at the library, has a special code on page 12 to access the digital files for each of the projects.
Cricut Design Space is required for printing with the Cricut machines. While you can make your designs anywhere, you will ultimately need to use Cricut Design Space to send the file to the Cricut machine.
It is available on both computers and mobile devices.
If you are using software other than Cricut Design Space to create your design, you must make sure to save or export your file as one of these file extensions: .png, .jpg, .gif, .svg, .dxf, .heic, .bmp.
Make sure that the background is invisible. If there is white around your image when you import it into Cricut Design Space, you will need to remove it.