Archive for the ‘Craftster Project Ideas and Tutorials’ Category

Tute Tuesday: Fleece Puppy Bed

Happy National Dog Day! Today is the day to celebrate our fuzzy and not so fuzzy four legged friends. They bring so much joy to our lives, isn’t it time that we repaid the favor by making them a nice comfy bed to sleep in. A rested pup, is a happy pup…wait, that’s me…anyhoo, I […]

Meatless Monday: Rustic Summer Vegetable Tart

Summer is winding down in my neck of the woods and that means we will be thinking of ways to use up all our summer veggies we harvested. We have had a bumper crop of summer squash and zucchini, which I hate to see go to waste on the vine. I’m so glad that I […]

Tute Tuesday: Faux Cross Stitch Sweatshirt

I am pretty sure that everyone on Craftster knows that I am a huge cross stitch junkie. I absolutely love anything to do with needlework projects. While searching our awesome tutorial portal I came across this little gem for a Faux Cross Stitch Sweatshirt by p.kok. This project is a quick way to spruce up […]

Meatless Monday: No Meat Lasagna

Every since I was a little kid my family has had a big Sunday dinner. It is the one time when all of us can come together,relax, talk about our week and enjoy some uninterrupted family time. This No Meat Lasagna from loveforart is the perfect Sunday meal. It is the ultimate comfort food and […]

Tute Tuesday: Chalkboard Wine Glasses

I am planning on having an end of the summer get together but I’m a little stressed about the wine glass situation. I have enough of them, but I want to make sure that everyone has their own glass and that none go missing. Nothing brings down the party like a sad lady looking for […]

How to Make Summer Bracelets

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make a variety of fun summer bracelets with beads, hemp and nylon cording! Grab your supplies and prepare to accessorize!

Meatless Monday: Dairy Free Bubble Tea

Have you tried a bubble tea before? It is very popular in my town. People can not get enough of it! Since it is so popular, it can also get very expensive. Whipping up your own is an excellent way to save some mad cash and get your fix with Mistress Jennie’s recipe for Dairy […]

Tute Tuesday: Back to School Backpack

More back to school fun with Craftster! This time we are going deep into the vaults and pulling out a great tutorial from landofoz for a School Backpack. Why settle for the boring backpack that everyone is going to have when you can customize your backpack with your favorite fabric to suit your style and […]

Meatless Monday: Watermelon Cake

Julia Child said a party without cake is just a meeting and I couldn’t agree with her more. For any celebration, you must have cake. It is not a request, it is a requirement. Rackycoo made this very clever Watermelon Cake with a watermelon, whipped cream and yummy fruit topping. The “cake” is an actual […]

Tute Tuesday: Art Pen Case

Summer is in full swing but that doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t start thinking about the upcoming school year. I know, I hate to be the bearer of bad news (or maybe good news for parents) that summer is getting closer to being over. Teag has just the thing that not only will make you […]

Meatless Monday: Kale and Edamame Salad

I am lucky enough to have a little garden, or “farmette” as I like to call it, in my backyard. I am able to grow yummy fruits and veggies for the summer. There is nothing better than just stepping out the backdoor and grabbing something fresh for dinner. I’m so glad that HSG shared this […]

Tute Tuesday: Fabric and Felt Bird Ornament

What do you do with all of your little fabric and felt scraps left over from a project? Do you throw them away? Well, don’t do that! Thanks to cmarion3′s awesome Fabric and Felt Bird Ornament tutorial you can do some major scrap busting and spread a little birdy joy. Depending on your fabric scraps, […]

Meatless Monday: Texas Pecan Pesto

Looking to take your boring pesto up a notch? Why not try Texan Pecan Pesto by Txweekendchef! Using smoked pecans instead of pinenuts adds a nice rich flavor to the normal pesto. I would love to try this recipe with my other current obsesson, zucchini noodles. Healthy, flavorful and easy…could this recipe be a dream? […]

Tute Tuesday: Tea Party Windchimes

There is nothing I love better than to hear windchimes on a summer day. With every tinker of the chimes, the stress just melts away. Roke45 created this one of a kind Tea Party Windchimes with objects she found. Although her windchimes have the theme of Alice in Wonderland, the tutorial is great for getting […]

Meatless Monday: Favorite Vegan Recipes

There is nothing better than our Craftster members! They are clever, witty and of course, crafty! Photojenn is one of those awesome crafty peeps! She recently started a great thread that is a quick reference guide to the best Vegan Recipes around. So many of of them are from our very own members! Don’t forget […]