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Tutorial: Easy bag straps that are removable

Do you like to make bags? Caroline from Sew Can She shows how you can make a simple bag strap from fabric. With swivel hooks at either end, they’re …

Sewing

This 5-Minute Habit Will Train Your Brain to Be More Positive

Incorporate a few minutes of gratitude into your day.<p><i>How can someone change their mindset to be more positive? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Nela Canovic, growth mindset hacker,</b> …

Happiness

Crochet Handbag - CrochetN'Crafts

Shares 418<p>Free Crochet Pattern by A Crafty Homemaker.<p>Today we have another beautiful pattern from Lubna of <b>A Crafty Homemaker</b>.<p>This crochet handbag has …

Here’s what happened after I decided to write a gratitude journal

You're reading Here’s what happened after I decided to write a gratitude journal, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self …

Happiness

Appliqué All Day! Raw Edge Appliqué Tutorial

A few days ago we went over the ins and outs, highs and lows of needle-turn appliqué. If you missed it, you'll definitely want to read up – click …

Sewing

What Are 5 Books That Can Change Your Life?

Little, Brown<p>Bloomsbury Publishing<p>Alfred A. Knopf<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Harper & Brothers<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Jonathan Cape<p>Viking Press, Dell …

Animal Buddy Blankets: Shannon Fabrics Cuddle Luxury Fleece

<i>Will you be my buddy?</i> These adorable blankets are simply begging for hugs. Made with a double layer of super soft <i>Cuddle</i> luxury fleece from Shannon …

Cute

Understanding Crochet Thread Sizes

Thread crochet is, for the most part, just like yarn crochet. However, the small differences between the two can make thread crochet a little bit …

Changing Colors in Crochet

You can crochet in a single color for a very long time and make many wonderful projects. However, one of the things that people love most about …

Invisible Finish Off Crochet

I HATE when you can see where a finished piece was ended. Almost as much as I hate seams (you can find my seamless crochet methods here). This is my …

Crochet Tips

Improve Your Crocheting<p><b>By: Joan Yankowitz</b><p>Here are some helpful and handy tips and tricks that will make crocheting easier and keep you more organized.<p>…

Felted Hook Vase pattern by Meg Kealey (Myers)

Eleven simple rounds make this a great afternoon pattern to get rid of a stash leftovers.<p>This hook vase is shaped by working with four strands of …

Knitting

How to Make Your Own Buttons with Crochet!

Sifting through grandma’s coffee can full of buttons is one of those near-universal memories among crafters. What happened to all those cans? Some of …

Video Tutorials

Windsock Crochet Pattern

<b>Windsock Crochet Pattern</b><p>By Sach Sach<p>The windsock can be made in any Worsted weight (4)<p>yarn colors of your choosing,<p>for a different look or style.<p>I …

TUTORIAL: Make washable, eco-friendly chew toys for your dog!

Hi there! Thanks for stopping by! In this post I’m going to show you how to make some really cool chew toys for your dog!There’s a very detailed …

Sewing

Simply Easy & Free Crochet Flower Patterns

Nothing is much better than the things of daily use made with the person’s own hands; those who have the skills should never waste them and should …

Yarn

Tutorial: Self binding fabric napkins

Tutorial: Self binding fabric napkins<p>Becky from Patchwork Posse shows how you can make fabric napkins using a self binding method. They’re made from …

Magnetic Bookmark and Pen Holder Tutorial

I wanted to share this scrap busting magnetic pen holder and bookmark in one, as it’s quick and easy and very handy indeed!<p>I searched everywhere for …

Blog Archive » Yoyo Crochet - Crochet Patterns, Tutorials and News

<i>A Guest Post by Elsa.</i><p>If you’ve ever tried to make an afghan or scarf or other crocheted project with motifs, you’ll know that stitching together all …

I Had No Alcohol and No Coffee for 15 Months and This Is What Happened

Exactly today I haven't had a single drop of alcohol or coffee in 15 months.<p>A couple of my friends on Facebook & Twitter asked me to write about my experience, so here it is, in a nutshell.<p>With over a year of no alcohol & coffee, I did notice some side effects.<p>Here is what I learned.<p><b>I save $1000</b> …

Alcohol

When Pain Makes Normal Exercise Impossible—Inc. a Gentle Passive Alternative

Shares 4K<p>Whenever a chronic pain patient reads that they must exercise — and through that pain — it’s not only difficult, and of course painful but …