Handful of Projects So I recently participated in a swap. My partner and I agreed to do horror movies (which we both loved) and unfortunately… the whole swap process turned into a horror movie, with me cast as the not-s-bright heroine that goes down the dark, rickety basement stairs in 6″ heels without a flashlight. […]
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This weekend, accent your windows, but still let the light in! Meadowlark made four gorgeous eyelet curtains for around $30, including the hanging hardware. What a difference this makes in her master bath. C’mon, you can do it too!
Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by kittykill. We hope you enjoy them! 1895 Victorian Dress (Simplicity 4156) by Supermutts LOTR/Hobbit […]
Let’s get foxy! There are so many adorable fox projects on Craftster that I just had to highlight a few of my favorites: It would be easy to be foxy with a cute fox cowl, like this one, knit by Smeddley. Even her stuffed dog looks fantastic! Isn’t this the cutest couple? These two sweethearts look […]
This weekend, prove you are the coolest on the block with some stunning octopus vanity lights. When BrocadeLion went to re-do her bathroom, she was deadset on finding some octopus lights to flank the mirror. When she couldn’t find what she wanted, she did what any die-hard Craftster would do: she made her own. Check […]
Even though I have a Kindle (it’s great for travel), I still love reading an honest to goodness actual book. I have a nice little collection of bookmarks, displayed in a metal tin. I love a good bookmark! Here’s a lovely variety of handmade bookmarks to help hold your place. It looks like a butterfly […]
This weekend, whip your kids (and husband?) into shape with a handy chore chart! Each person gets their own category with their own fun chore attached. ThistleHill loves vintage trims, and she was able to use them in such a great way. What? I got vacuum again?!?
Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by rackycoo. We hope you enjoy them! Oopsie! I Made Me Puma Pants!* by TheMistressT […]
This month’s Craft Challenge was Pick it and Craft it! The challenge was to pick a tutorial from one of the fabulous tutorials we offer and craft a project using that tutorial. It could be followed exactly or modified slightly. It was up to the crafter. This challenge brought us a three way tie! Let’s […]
Around my house, fall means one thing: college football! You can find us rooting for our favorite teams. His: Florida; mine: UGA (Go DAWGS!) It’s amazing we even get along. No matter what your team, though, here are some great ideas to relish in the season and celebrate. Zelda.Suicide made up a great set of […]
This month, our Craftster Crush is Jenxx! From garden projects to home decor, Jenxx paints Craftster with a beautiful, colorful brush! She’s been a Craftster member for SIX years! Here are some random facts about Jenxx! She’s the queen of garden decor! 🙂 Her creations from pottery class are fabulous! She paints birds! She created […]
Craft Challenge #115, Break It and Make It, has been announced! Your challenge this month is to BREAK SOMETHING and then MAKE SOMETHING! 🙂 Entries are due Oct 3 – 10, 2016. Read all of the challenge details here. 😀
Being a swap mod is not an easy job. You have to have nerves of steel, be a little stern and yet still have a sympathetic ear. We have nothing but mad respect for our swap mods! SevsOnlyGirl is one of the amazing mods that takes care of business on our Swap Boards. She is […]
This weekend, make a Trekkie statement and create a fun beaded curtain for your doorway. LovelyMiss estimates this one took her 25-30 hours to bead, but hey, it’s a long weekend, so you’ve got time. Click on her post for the pattern and supply list so you can make your own. Beam me up, Scotty! […]
Summer’s almost over and Labor Day Weekend is coming around. Let’s celebrate one of our favorite laborers: good ole Rosie the Riveter. She’s been around since World War II, and she’s still going strong today. trampycouture perfectly captured the Rosie’s spirit in this embroidered piece. She planned to frame it and perhaps donate it to […]