Crafting

29 Cross-Stitching Tips Every Beginner Should Know

You too, can master the rude cross-stitch sampler.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</b><p>1. To get started, invest in a cross-stitch pattern book with classic alphabets and symbols, simple symbols, and/or NSFW …

Sewing

How I Made Faux Delft Tiles

Before I even tell you how I made faux Delft tiles, I’ll tell you why…<p>If you’ve been following along in my blog you already know about the antique …

This Cute Craft Is the Cheapest Way to Decorate Your Table

Depending on where you live, you might be knee-deep in snow, or maybe you're still hoping for the first flakes of the season. Regardless of how many …

DIY

How to make a chunky knit Easter bunny in just a few hours

It only takes a few hours.<p>Cosy, chunky knit blankets are really on trend right now. They've become so popular, that lots of easy DIY tutorials have …

DIY

Laser Cut Paper Art

I am highly interested in how we connect to each other as human begins and I believe that one of the most effective and beautiful ways we do this is …

Paper Craft

New PDF Pattern Release – Stepping Stones (on Sale)

After the success of my most recent pattern launch for Positive Direction, I’m back again with my second new release of the year. I’d like to …

Sewing

The Giant Kaleidoscope​ Is Really a Rave Cave - Creators

<b>This article was originally published on June 2, 2015 but we think it still rocks!</b><p>Take a psychedelic trip without touching a tab. <i>Light Origami</i>, by artist Masakazu Shirane, is a walk-in dome that bends and weaves light like paper. The giant kaleidoscope turned rave cave is built from 320 individual …

Origami

Behind the Scenes - Creating a Solo Quilt Exhibition

<i>If you're reading this when it was posted, then I'm already in Georgia, getting ready for an exciting time at QuiltCon. I will be back to regular</i> …

Sewing

go big!

I’ve been thinking about this quilt for a long time now, ever since seeing a vintage version at an antique shop a while back. Then I realized that …

Sewing

THE PERFECT SIMPLE TOTE BAG

Today’s post is a review of the perfect Simple Tote Bag by Positive Elements. A brand that I learned about earlier this year and have fallen in love …

Sewing

Set of Three Nested Sewing Baskets with Vintage Accents

You can never have too many places to keep your stuff – especially your sewing stuff. All the bits and bobs needed for a project can easily get …

Sewing

How To Make An April Flowers Wreath - JoAnn | Jo-Ann

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:<p>Red Heart® Super Saver®, 1 skein each:Wildflower (A), Turqua (B), Cornmeal (C), Light Raspberry (D), Coral (E), Soft White (F), …

Yarn

BYU create origami bulletproof shield

BYU engineers create bulletproof origami shield<p><b>BYU (brigham young university) engineering professors have designed a lightweight origami-inspired</b> …

Origami

Basketweave Mini Messenger Bag pattern by Marie Segares

Tunisian knit and purl stitches combine to create a mini messenger bag with a great texture. Choose a wool yarn and make the larger version if you …

Yarn

At Hayes Valley's Gather, Designers Both Sell And Teach Their Crafts

For those interested in fulfilling their creative desires, Hayes Valley boutique Gather offers the opportunity to not only purchase wares from local …

San Francisco

10 Stylish Aprons You'll Actually Remember to Tie On

You like the idea of an apron, but you're always halfway through cooking dinner before you remember you wanted to put one on. And you really do want …

Sewing

PieceWork January/February 2016 Digital Edition

<i>PieceWork January/February 2016</i><p>This tenth annual historical knitting issue includes the amazing story of the "So-Called St. Adalbert's Glove from …

DIY

Simple DIY St. Patrick's Day Candle Holder - Theresa's Reviews

If you are looking for a simple way to re-use household items to make a festive DIY St. Patrick’s Day craft, you’re in the right place. When I ended …

DIY

Swish pattern by Jill Wright

<b>For a limited time only, get this pattern for $4.50 to celebrate its release. No coupon code needed. Discount taken off upon purchase. Sale ends</b> …

Sewing

How to make fabric flowers in 8 easy steps

Great British Sewing Bee contestant Jenniffer Taylor talked us through how to make these pretty fabric flowers.<p>They can be used to make pretty …

Sewing

Origami Bulletproof Shield

A team of mechanical engineers from Brigham Young University have developed a lightweight, foldable shield which can protect multiple law enforcement …

Origami

Chasing Rainbows Cowl – February – Scarf of the Month Club

February<p>#SCARFOFTHEMONTHCLUB2017<p>Welcome! I’m so happy you decided to participate in our <b>Scarf of the Month Club</b> this year! I have included how you can …

Yarn

Low-Poly Paper Sculptures

In this instructable you will learn everything from editing 3d computer models into flat nets, to creating your own finished paper sculpture.I love …

Paper Craft

Kawaii Fox Wristlet Clutch - wallet - phone case pattern by Hello Happy

Learn how to make this kawaii fox wristlet with this pattern! This would make a great gift for children, teens or the young at heart. :)<p>You’ll need 3 …

Kawaii

The Art of Fake

<b>This Nicaraguan Man is 110 Years Old</b><i>;</i> <i>ink on paper by Hilleboe, aka #Iconoclast00</i><p><b>Fake news, fake truth, fake photos, fake art, fake people, have</b> …

Paper Craft

Quilt Hangers, Racks and Other Creative Display Ideas

Quilts are made to be enjoyed, but if you don't want to subject them to wear and tear—and frequent laundering—as bedding, hang them from the wall so …

Sewing

20 DIY Furniture Makeover Projects

I’m so excited to share these 20 DIY furniture makeover projects with you today! They will inspire you to take your latest thrift store find or drab …

DIY

When You Wish...Baby Quilt Pattern

Today I have a fun, colourful quilted baby mat pattern for you to download.<p>Grab the pattern here: <br>Given the star motif I’m calling the pattern When …

Sewing

Scrapbook Sunday: February Messy Box

Are you also obsessed with office supplies? I find I'm always stashing away my favorite scissors and pens. Do you hide your favorite supplies too? I …

Scrapbooking

Poetry - Striped cotton skirt

This is a fabulous full and flippy skirt, fully lined in viscose jersey, in a textured cotton, reminiscent of a fine muslin. With an all over woven …

Clothing