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11 Home Decor Mistakes That Make Designers Cringe

If your bed is swallowed up by throw pillows, you've made a wrong turn.<p>If your bed is swallowed up by throw pillows, you've made a wrong turn.

How to Insert Metal Snaps in Fabric

For some sewing applications, there's nothing that works quite as well as a metal snap. They're easier to use than buttons and more durable than …

Hydrangeas: How To Change Color from Pink to Blue

Hydrangeas that are blue are not necessarily better than pink ones. But the color is so rare–”hydrangea blue” is not a hue that belongs to any other …

Articles about minimal metal clad montreal house hidden courtyard on Dwell.com - Dwell

On a north-sloping site in Palo Alto, CA, the High-Performance Courtyard House is carefully sited and detailed to maximize the...<p>Located in Craryville, New York, at the base of the Berkshires, is the Texas Hill House, a simple shed structure that opens up to...<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's …

Architecture

The Top 10 Sewing Patterns of 2015!

I was curious to see which patterns were trending so far this year, and I have compiled a list in order of popularity of the top 10 sewing patterns …

Dine Decorate Design

If you haven’t dusted off your Crock Pot, now is the time to do it. The days are dark and gloomy which doesn’t motivate me to be in the kitchen. …

Food
Sewing

Printable Mardi Gras Mask

Fat Tuesday’s almost here! Celebrate with a printable Mardi Gras mask that’s quick and easy to make.<p>Get the instructions for ––> Printable Mardi Gras …

Sewing

Clamshell Tutorial

<b>Difficulty:</b><p>★★★ - Tricky<p>(I've put this as tricky because there are a couple of harder stitches,<p>but if you're a beginner, don't worry, I'll walk you …

Crochet :: Apache Tears FREE Pattern

Beautifully textured, captivating and fascinating!<p>I’m referring to the strikingly mesmerizing Apache Tears crochet pattern.<p>I’ve had quite a few …

Interweave Cable Celtic Weave Crochet Stitch – Free Crochet Pattern

This Free Crochet pattern teaches you how to do the Interweave Cable Stitch for crochet.<p>Find more crochet stitches here on the category <b>Crochet</b> …

Knitting

Handmade Holiday: 14 DIY Origami Ornaments

Diamonds<br>By How About Orange<p>(Image credit: How About Orange)<p>'Tis the season for holiday decorating! If you looking to get crafty (or if you are on a …

Crafting

as-we-go stripey blanket

Here is the finished pattern for the as-we-go stripey blanket that was written up during not your average crochet’s very first crochet along! I hope …

Knitting

The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

Exercise

Hooded Crochet Cowl with Lion Brand Thick & Quick Yarn #Scarfie

Zoe and I are showing off our Lion Brand Yarn #Scarfie projects today! What is a #Scarfie you ask? It’s when you take a selfie (a picture of …

Free crochet tutorial

<i>This tutorial was made in collaboration with Marija from La Tessoria. See my post about Marija here!</i><p>Printable pdf file you can download on Craftsy or …

See How Designer Ghiora Aharoni Created an Earthy West Village Penthouse

View Slideshow<p>“The site was as close to a blank slate as one could hope for in the West Village,” says Ghiora Aharoni of the top-floor apartment his …

10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Japan

It’s no coincidence if Japanese gardens remind you of those scene-in-a-shoebox dioramas you made in grade school.<p>A Japanese garden is a miniature …

Sewing

Machine stitch.<p><b>1.Place the spool of thread on top of the machine and pull the thread over to the first metal hook. Slide the thread under then pull</b> …

DIY: Felt Sugar Skull Sachets

I have a friend who would just love these felt sugar skull sachets made by Rachel from Adventures in Making! Rachel shared the tutorial for these …

How-To: Bound Buttonholes

Sewing for winter? Finish your new cozy coats and clothes with beautiful bound buttonholes using this helpful tutorial that Pauline Alice shared on Craftsy!<p>This tutorial uses the patch technique to create bound buttonholes that look neat and professional.<p>Ready to give it a try? Click here to see …

Wave Tuck Pillow

Pleats and tucks are one of the most versatile sewing embellishments. Sew4Home offers several step-by-step tutorials on some of our favorites: Box …

Sewing

CrochetHolic - HilariaFina

How-To: Freezer Paper Method for Printing on Fabric

Want to print your own custom designs directly onto fabric with your home printer? Check out this easy-to-follow tutorial from Karen at The Graphics Fairy to learn how to use the freezer paper method for printing on fabric with an inkjet printer!<p>The fabric prep process looks quick and easy, and I’m …

Tutorial: Little girl’s flat front gathered skirt

Jamie from Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom shows how to make a little girl’s gathered skirt with a flat front waistband. In the back, the …

Tutorial: Patchwork and ribbon dog leash

Being a crazy cat lady, I don’t know that much about dogs. But I do know that dogs have to be walked regularly and that dog leashes get plenty of …