Using the Lasso tool in Silhouette Studio Posted on 13th February 2019 *Using Designer edition or higher. 1- Open Silhouette Studio. Open your files to find your designs. 2- When you have your design. make sure it is ungrouped. As you can see a lot of the design parts are very close together. 3- The lasso tool is found in the left toolbar. Click on it. 4- Using the lasso tool, click and drag around the sections you would like to select. 5- Once you complete the lasso, anything that is within the lassoed area and touched by the lasso, will be selected. 6- If you would like only the designs within the lasso to be selected, go to settings and change the selection lasso style from touches to enclosed. Click OK. 7- Circle the parts you require to be selected again. 8- With the setting changed to enclosed you will see that only the designs fully enclosed will be selected. the ones that are just touched will not be selected.