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How to crochet a bow tie

It’s Tutorial Tuesday and it’s time for a new how to! What about this crochet bow tie. Perfect for parties, weddings and special events, this …

How-To: Crochet Letters

Tumblr user Handy Kitty shared patterns for crocheting every letter of the alphabet!<p>Use your left-over yarns of assorted colors to make these colorful alphabets, they are quick, easy – and fun, be creative and play with the letters to make up your own message :)<p>[via Starry Night Cat]<p><b>More:</b><p>Crochet …

Crochet Flower Tutorial via Cult of Crochet.  Nice work!

Knowledge To Go: Download Our Sewing Basics Resource Guide

Our official Sew4Home full-color, 28-page <b>Sewing Basics Resource Guide</b> is <b></b>an absolute must for the beginning sewing enthusiast. But it's also a great …

Washi Dress Sewing Pattern - Made By Rae

The original Washi Dress in Rashida-Coleman Hale’s iconic fabric design<p>A tunic version made with Lizzy House’s aqua pearl bracelet fabric design<p>A …

DIY Thumb Tack Sunburst Mirror | Kara Paslay Design

I really like the way it turned out. I feel like it added a bit of bling to the space! I especially love that it mimics the nailhead trim on the …

knit skirt with pockets: tutorial and free pocket pattern

I bought a comfy knit skirt this summer that I LOVE. It is comfy and has awesome pockets and I want to wear the heck out of it. We all know what this …

Use Crayons to Create Color Block Candles

We know that July was the month of color block, but we can’t help ourselves when it comes to a good hack. Consider this a late but worthwhile entry into our color block category. Introducing <b>Color Block Crayon Candles</b>!<p>While we’ve seen crayons used to create candles before, most of the projects we …

Crayons

How to Make an A Line Skirt

Hello, I’m Justine from The Sew Country Chick blog, where I write about sewing, crafts and DIY projects from my old Southern California farmhouse. …

Mother-Daughter Reversible Paper Bag Skirt DIY - The Sewing Rabbit

Step 7: For my daughter’s skirts I sewed 2 elastics 1.5 cm apart and the first being 5cm (4cm finished) from the edge. For my skirt (see below), I …

Tutorial: How To Sew A Skirt 12-part series for beginning sewists

The How To Sew A Skirt series now underway at So Sew Easy is a great resource for beginning sewers. It’s a 12-part series showing how to sew a basic …

Tutorial: How to make a DIY Pintuck Duvet cover

It’s amazing how resourceful you can get when you’re on a limited budget. Can I get an amen to that?<p>When a few friends and I went in on a little …

25 Fun Girls Camp Craft Ideas

1<p>254<p>Shares 255<p><b>Craft Ideas</b> for girls which are <b>fun things to do</b> during summer <b>camp</b>. These <b>girls camp crafts</b> and ideas <b></b>include crafts, head bands, …

DIY Dress from Thrifted Skirt

I saw this project on Pinterest and knew that I had to try it. Refashioning, turning some piece of clothing into another, is really popular right now …

Starburst Mirror DIY

Starburst mirrors are so chic in metallics and I'm really loving gold accents lately. I wanted to create something for our bedroom that replaced an …

DIY Aluminum Vase Utensil Holders | Sugar & Cloth DIY

I’d like to think that I’m one of those people that always has a cute, well-kept house but that just isn’t the case. In reality, I’d say I qualify …

The Chair Makeover: How to make piping

The chair makeover continues with it receiving a few coats of paint over the weekend (you can catch up with the 1st post here). So now it just needs …

magnetic snap tutorial - Noodlehead

I remember what it was like inserting my first magnetic snap. I was sweating bullets! It’s one of those last steps when making a tote or bag or other …

Live Free Creative Co - Live Free, Live Well

September 13, 2007<p>I am thoroughly fascinated by the combination of cultures found on the State Fairgrounds this week. Booths included the Living …

Farm Animals

vintage may: flap pocket skirt and tutorial

today is the first day of Vintage May! i’m having fun sewing for myself lately, so i thought i’d kick the series off with a vintage-style skirt that …

30 of Our Best Style Hacks

Our favorite type of discovery here at Brit HQ? When we take something we already own or have used a dozen times, and figure out a whole new way to use it. In some cases, this results in a chocolate iPhone. In others, a revival of the ’90s catch and toss. And, in many cases, it’s all about style …

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7 Nail Polish Crafts That Prove The Stuff Is Great For More Than Just Manicures (PHOTOS)

You'll never look at your OPI shades the same way.<p>If you're anything like us, your supply box is probably busting with glitter, paint, scraps of paper and tape, but have you ever considered adding nail polish to the mix? It comes in fab colors and you can dip, drip or marbleize to get the coolest …

Zippers Unzipped- How to Sew a Zipper

Hey y’all – today we’re going to talk zippers- specifically how to sew a zipper in. I know many new to sewing are scared of zippers and buttons, but …

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Easy Woven Wrap Bracelet

Make up an earthy woven wrap bracelet with some hemp twine in about 15 minutes. Great project for beginners.<p>1225<p>5165

How to Make Clothing Buttons from Shrink Plastic...

**This tutorial is an old one of mine that’s too good not to share again. Since posting the first time, I’ve had lots of questions about these …