Crafting

DIY Duvet Cover: How to Easily Turn Two Flat Sheets into a Custom Duvet Cover

Duvet covers are a very practical item in the bedroom. They protect the larger (and more expensive) duvets from stains and the like, and duvet covers …

Sewing

How to Make Your Own Reusable Food Wrap

After trying out the reusable, beeswax-coated Bee's Wrap for our "Green Your Clean" series, I wondered how easy it would be to make my own …

Sewing

Best DIY Ideas To Make Your Wall Look Stylish

When you move into your own house and have the power to design the interiors however you would like to, you need to make sure you utilize this …

Home Decorating

Using Paper Blades in an Angle Grinder is Surprisingly Effective

But how to solve the problem of blade wander?<p>Last year John Heisz replaced his table saw blade with a paper disc, and discovered it could actually …

Woodworking

Make the Ultimate Embroidery Wall Hanging With These Free Printable Designs

Let’s be real — building creative confidence can be a challenging endeavor. Even as an expert in the creative field, I still experience creative mental blocks every so often, which often leave me paralyzed and unsure of my creative decisions. Today, we’re going to relieve you of those anxieties and …

DIY

The Y Stitch - moogly

When I was learning to crochet, I came across the Y stitch. It was too difficult for me at the time – you want me to put the hook where?? But a …

Crochet

Fast and Free Ragdoll Piggy Crochet Pattern

I have four boys total, two of whom are younger…SO when I made the elephant ragdoll yesterday (find him here: …

Sewing

Make The Ultimate Giant Cake Topper In 3 Easy Steps

Hey there! Irene, Creative Content Producer, here. One very important thing to know about me is that I’ve never met a cake I don’t like. To honor my favorite dessert, I always like to dress up my cakes with pretty decorations. An excellent cake decorating hack that would work for any store-bought …

Brit + Co

Ikea responds back with sass to Balenciaga's copycat tote bag

Last week, high fashion brand Balenciaga had the audacity to sell a copycat version of Ikea's $0.99 Frakta take-home bag for a whopping $2,145.<p>The internet laughed, we were appalled, and everyone questioned this thing we call "fashion."<p>Now, the furniture giant has responded to the Balenciaga copy …

Sewing

Personalized photography keepsakes that are made to last

Pick the product you want and then chose a design to start personalizing. <br>1<p>Upload your photos and customize the text, colors, and other editable …

Design

Fashion, Sewing Patterns, Inspiration, Community, and Learning

Quick Tip<p>Making a Custom Size Line<p>Your waist is size 38 but your hips are 40? No problem!<p>Pattern Collection<p>Must Haves: 4 New Women's Sewing …

Sewing

The Future Of LGBT Adoptions Is Getting Brighter And Here's Why

An ancient Japanese legend says that anyone who folds 1,000 origami cranes will be granted happiness and luck from the gods. This is a hopeful and inspiring exercise to do before starting the journey of marriage. It’s an even better way to start the journey of life and family.<p>Before Christopher and …

LGBTQ

Make2Learn

Agenda Based on my experiences in public and private education, as well as collegiate level education, I have encountered a lot of discourse on …

3D Printing

April CAL Rhapsody Vest Week Three

Posted on April 24, 2017 by Lorene Eppolite | 0 Comments<p>Week Three- Part Two of the Rhapsody Vest Pattern<p>Good Afternoon Friends. I hope you are …

Sewing

12 Quick Hairstyles For All Dads To Do For Their Child

That won't make you late for school.<p>Getting yourself out of the house on time in the morning is hard enough, but the whole thing is turned into an Olympic event when parents have to master the art of French plaits before 7am.<p>At least for most mums they are likely to have a little more experience …

Parenting

World's Best Sewing Scissors - Let’s Get Handsy

We’re getting intimate today, quilters. We’re going to talk about a very serious relationship: the one between you, and your sewing scissors.<p>There’s …

Sewing

Stamping the Moon’s Craters onto a Leather Notebook Cover

If you are looking for something to hold your small writing pad, there are plenty of options available. However, you will not find many that feature celestial objects, and even fewer that feature the actual moon itself. In fact, judging by Devin Montgomery’s post on Imgur, it would seem that his …

DIY

Wear your own special effects! Learn a glow-in-the-dark clothing technique that mimics the look of fire, using electroluminescent (EL) wire and a combination of reflective and transparent fabrics. The main function of this dress is for safety and visibility in dark environments, but also it is functional if you love fire and want to look like it. The fire skirt design functionality was inspired by the chaotic, beautiful, intense environment found at outdoor-night-time events: while wearing this skirt, my friends can find me, no one will run into me with a bike or art-vehicle, and it illuminates nearby objects as I walk, making it easy to avoid tent stakes, cacti, or who-knows-what. The dress is visible from all sides, the pattern affords the freedom of movement necessary for walking and dancing, and it has a fiery look that contributes to the party deco.This demo is based on a presentation about ...

Wear your own special effects! Learn a glow-in-the-dark clothing technique that mimics the look of fire, using electroluminescent (EL) wire and a …

Sewing

Decorating: How to measure paint, wallpaper and fabric for curtains

Follow these basic measurement rules<p><b>Doing a spot of decorating? Before transforming your home, take a look at this quick guide to measuring up for</b> …

Sewing

How embroidery therapy helped first world war veterans find a common thread

Albert Biggs’ embroidery reflects the quiet courage and dignity of Australia’s soldiers as they tried to mend their lives after the war<p>Albert Biggs, a labourer from Sydney who enlisted in the Australian Imperial Force under the name Alfred Briggs, was 23 when he arrived in Gallipoli on 22 August …

Embroidery

You Can Absolutely Dye Your Own Clothes With Food

This isn't your childhood tie-dye.<p><i>This story is part of our Guide to Modern Homesteading. Read the other stories in the series here.</i><p>Blue Majik vinaigrette, Millennial-pink eggs, charcoal-gray everything—we use foods for color pretty much all the time. But on our clothes? Sounded suspiciously like …

Sewing

Most Favorite Recipes in The World

You are at the right place if you have been searching for the creative recipes that are quick and sumptuous to serve. You have to be really quick in …

Breakfast

Colored Toilet Paper: The Latest Bathroom Trend We Can Get Behind

Touch of Modern, the members-only e-commerce site focused on selling lifestyle products for men, may have caught on to a trend nobody else was …

Interior Design

Prepping caked yarn

You know those beautiful cakes of yarn? The ones that flirt their way right into your cart with their glorious slow color changes? Yeah, I love them …

Yarn

Storage Drawer Box Update

Autumn 2016 saw the debut of the mixed pattern trend at New York Fashion Week. Interior design trends can often take their cue from the fashion …

DIY

10 Garlands & Bunting for your Wedding

If there’s one piece of decor that adds an instant party feel to a space, it’s bunting.<p>Bunting and garlands are festive, fun, and so affordable, …

Weddings

Whimsical Cape Shawl pattern by Sara Sach

Whimsical Cape Shawl Crochet Pattern by Sara Sach<br>Please add this Crochet Pattern to Your Ravelry Favorites<p>Written Pattern and Video Tutorial to help …

Yarn

Grommets & Rivets Starburst Bag: Designing with Dritz Hardware

Hardware is usually categorized on the <i>functional</i> side of sewing. It adds a professional finish and allows your project to snap, lock, clip, slip, …

Sewing

What’s the Best Tote Bag?

A friend once told me that she finally felt like an adult only when she had a cabinetful of shopping bags stored under her kitchen sink. But you know …

Sewing

A428 Crochet Poppy

Cart<p>0<p>See all Fabric & Patterns »<p>Apparel Fabric<p>Fashion Fabrics<br>• Special Occasion …

Sewing