Crafting

How to Stop Destroying Your Clothes in the Wash

Theoretically, it’s better to spend more on quality, but that’s only true if the quality item lasts. I used to have a bad habit of tossing my clothes …

Hacking

Teen's scrapbook amazes Smithsonian curators

Photos: Teen's scrapbook amazes Smithsonian curators<p>Laura Fitzpatrick poses in Brooklyn, New York, in the early 1940s. She was 16 at the time, said her son Dan Evans. From 1938-1948, Fitzpatrick photographed her friends and neighbors in Brooklyn and kept a detailed scrapbook of 500 photographs. Her …

Scrapbooking

Bombs Away: 20 Best Men’s Bomber Jackets

Collection of classic reproductions and new takes on the tried and true style.

Clothing

Recycled Art Crafts: DIY For Recycled Craft Ideas, crafts made from recycled items, crafts using recycled items

<i>April 17th, 2016.</i> <b>Recycled Art Crafts, DIY for Recycled Craft Ideas.</b><p>The craft material can be from everywhere, including recycled things. There are …

DIY

Why origami machines may unlock secrets of Mars and the universe

More than a mere pastime, the tools of origami are leaping off the page and into the realms of engineering and manufacturing.<p>March 23, 2017 —If some …

Origami

How-To Swiss Dot Easter Egg Designs- Martha Stewart

9 Trends To Spice Up Your Summer Fits

Embroidery, colorful sunnies, printed pants, and more spotted on the street in Austin, TX.<p>1. Embroidery on everything<p>Colorful details thread new life …

Embroidery

Crochet 5 Petal Flower Tutorial

Free Knitting Patterns - Lace Pullover

<b>Size:</b> 10 (US 8).<p><b>Materials:</b><p>Yarn: 400 g (80% Acrilic, 20% Mohair, yardage = 500 m/100 g); 1 pair quick knit needles size 3.5 mm (US 4).<p><b>Rib Pattern:</b> alt …

Sewing

How to Draw and Paint Numbers from 1 to 10 Coloring Page for Kids 💜

Introducing Prada Ribbon Bags

Prada<p>0 Comments<p>share it tweet it pin it<p><i>In collaboration with Prada.</i><p>Lately, I’ve been fully immersed in the world of Prada. I owe you all a post on …

Sewing

Your Little Dreamer Is Going to Love This DIY Unicorn Rug

Has anyone else gotten annoyed over how expensive rugs are?! With home decor trends always changing, it’s hard to justify spending big bucks on a piece that could totally clash with next season’s look. This week, we created a unicorn rug inspired by cowhide rugs for our little one’s bedroom or play …

DIY

This Easy Backpack Wine Hack Will Make Outdoor Picnics a Breeze

Spring is finally here! And with it comes warmer weather, longer days, and a serious case of wanderlust. From everyday adventures to epic exploration, as long as it includes the outdoors, we’re game. So pack your bags and get your plans on lockdown. This spring, we’re teaming up with California’s …

DIY

Easy Binding Method

<b>Easy Quilt Binding Instructions</b><p>These free instructions are for binding a quilt. The method brings the backing fabric to the front of the quilt to …

Sewing

How to Hang Wallpaper: A DIY Guide for This Hot Home Trend

Wallpaper has come a long way. The latest modern patterns are hot among design trendsetters. So if you’re dying to deck your walls in some jazzy …

DIY

Chubby Lunch Tote - Free Sewing Pattern!

I have been wanting to sew something like this for so long! I guess I'm just really lucky that you voted for it for our March Un-Tutorials project. …

Sewing

Make Any Box Into a Jewelry Box!

Pretty decorative boxes are one of my favorite things to have around the house (usually in little groupings with other candles or figurine type …

Sewing

Protecting your Inflatable

Prolong the life of your boat’s inflatable tender with this DIY canvas cover.<p>The dinghy is an invaluable piece of equipment on board a cruising …

Sewing

Hip Hop Leggings - The Sewing Rabbit

My daughter is a creature of comfort. She hates anything ‘itchy’, or ‘scratchy’, even if the rest of us don’t feel it. She doesn’t like jeans, is not …

Sewing

Easter Chick Sewing Pattern

This cute <b>Easter chick sewing pattern</b> is perfect for your décor or as a sweet plushie for kids. Download the chick template and follow the free …

Sewing

Kids Crafts: Creative Crafts Classic Craft Loom, kids arts and crafts, crafts for girls

Creative Crafts Classic Craft Loom Image<p>Home » Kids Crafts » Teach Your Kids About All Things : Arts and Crafts Kits for Kids » Creative Crafts …

House Design

Get Organized With This No-Sew IKEA Storage Hack

Now that it’s officially spring, it’s time to get organized and start spring cleaning! I’m always looking for new and better ways to organize my ever-growing stash of craft supplies, so I tend to end up browsing at IKEA fairly often. The last time I was there, these new woven placemats caught my …

Sewing

Strawberry Fields Forever Lattice Pillow

This clever pillow looks complex with its intricate lattice front and peek-a-boo inset, but it is so easy! We love the splash of color behind the …

Sewing

Seamless. Garter Stitch. In the Round. - Mason-Dixon Knitting

Dear Ann,<p>I don’t want to alarm you, but I have a pretty bad case of Repetitive Helical Syndrome right now. I can’t quit the Helical …

Yarn

Are You a Couture Writer? Or a Word Spewer?

A while back we asked our users for ideas for future blog topics, and we got a ton of great responses (thank you!). One email from a writer called …

Sewing

Fixing Mistakes: Cider Mill

<b>I recently discovered a mistake</b> in my CustomFit measurement set – the length I had entered for tunic sweaters is a few inches shy of what I actually …

Sewing

Beadweaving 3 with Huib Petersen: Diagonal Peyote Stitch Video Download

<b>Shipping Options</b><br>For United States customers:<p>Ground: $4.95 flat rate. Free shipping on orders over $50<br>Estimated total shipping time (not including …

DIY

Free baby crochet pattern newborn hooded coat uk

Free Baby Crochet Pattern<br>Newborn Hooded Coat<p>UK Format<p>Abbreviations<p>WS. Wrong Side<p>RS. Right Side<p>ch. Chain<p>dc. Double Crochet<p>tr. Treble Crochet<p>rpt. Repeat<p>…

Yarn

Basket Quilt Tutorial for Spring

I feel like Spring snuck up on me overnight this year. But I’ll take it! My yard is still in it’s “mostly dead, but hints of yellow” stage right now …

DIY

the intersection of Friedlander and Carkai

I started this quilt top with the intention of remaking my Intersection quilt (tutorial here). I made 4 blocks, chopped them up, sewed them back …

Sewing