Archive for the ‘Tute Tuesday’ Category

Tute Tuesday: Honkin’ Big Beach Ball Snowman

There are some tutorials that come along and the only thing you can think is “brilliant!” This little gem by Beeker is one such tutorial. Using beach balls, she created this adorable Honkin’ Big Beach Ball Snowman. The use of beach balls and papier mache is so clever. I also love how they don’t weigh […]

Tute Tuesday: Cross Stitched Sewing Box

I love Danish Christmas cookies. Every year I have my fill of them and then I’m left with a half a dozen tins that just sit in my pantry. This year, with the help of a power drill, I decided to create a Cross Stitched Sewing Box. It was so easy to make and I […]

Tute Tuesday: 3-D Beaded Ornament

Tis the season to grab your friends and have a crafting party. Serve some beverages, a little nosh and have everyone make their very own 3-D Beaded Ornament. This tutorial shared by Ceralea offers detailed pictures and easy step-by-step directions. By the end of the party, you and your party goers will be bead masters. […]

Tute Tuesday: Advent Calendar

One of the best things about Craftster is that even from the very beginning of the site our members have been sharing awesome tutorials. I love that I can look at a post from 2006 and still be able to make the project and more than likely the member is still around to answer any […]

Tute Tuesday: Dark Chocolate Bacon Pecan Pie

Thanksgiving is just a few days away and it your job to make dessert for dinner. What are you going to do? You can’t pass off a store bought pie for homemade. You tried that last year. Don’t fret! Najaorama has you covered with her out of this world Dark Chocolate Bacon Pecan Pie. Stop […]

Tute Tuesday: Paper Lantern/Ball Ornament

I will admit that I am 100% into the holiday season. I have been listening to Christmas music, watching sappy Christmas movies and I can not wait to decorate my tree. Last year I started a new tradition with my two besties. I get three tree ornaments that are the same with just slight differences. […]

Tute Tuesday: Giant Sweatshirt to Adorable Cardigan

Nothing ties an outfit together better than a cute cardigan. You can change a boring dress into a cute retro look or a polished professional ensemble with this cute little sweater. VintageGeek shows us how to take a very unflattering oversized sweatershirt and turn it into an adorable cardigan with just a few steps. I […]

Tute Tuesday: Crochet Fedora

Being a crafty person, I know that I need to get a jump start on holiday presents. I have a long list of people to craft for so the sooner I get to crafting, the better. The one problem that I run into is what to make for everyone. I also like to have a […]

Tute Tuesday: Upcycled Car Trash Bag with Liner

Are you like me? Your car is an absolute mess? There are bags everywhere, maybe an empty cup or two rolling around the floor…for years my husband swore that I had a small family of opossums living in my car. I reminded him that they counted as passengers and I could drive in the carpool […]

Tute Tuesday: Scrabble Afghan

There is nothing better on a cool autumn day than a nice warm cozy blanket. You can get all snuggled in and stitch, read a book or play scrabble. A few years ago azabuey created a pattern for this clever Scrabble Afghan. It is perfect for those scrabble lovers in your life. It is so […]

Tute Tuesday: A Wicked Fascinating Fascinator for Halloween

I Sew Cute is at it again! She has created a tutorial for a Wicked Fascinating Fascinator for Halloween. Her little witch model is just too adorable! This project doesn’t have to be just for the little ones. It would look equally as sassy on top of your noggin! This project is so simple and […]

Tute Tuesday: Japanese Shibori Dyeing

AlwaysInMyRoom has decided to dive deep into her Japanese heritage. We are lucky that she is taking us along for the ride as she learns more about traditional Japanese arts and crafts. She created this easy to follow step-by-step tutorial for Shibori Dyeing. Each twist and turn of the fabric creates an intricate pattern that […]

Tute Tuesday: Manicure for Halloween

EEEP! It is almost October and that means Halloween will be here soon. You don’t want to go to your favorite haunts looking shabby, so why not pretty up those nails with I Sew Cute’s super spooky Halloween Manicure. Don’t let your polish be dismal, just add a little sparkle and have those monsters under […]

Tute Tuesday: Rustic Fabric Pumpkins

Fall is here! I am so excited! Leaves falling, sweaters, and pumpkins! I love everything pumpkin and these Rustic Fabric Pumpkins by Phizzychick are no exception. This tutorial is easy to follow and would be a great project to do with kids. These little pumpkins are a perfect treat for school, church or Halloween parties. […]

Tute Tuesday: Sandwich Wrap

I take my lunch to work every day and every day I add more and more plastic to the landfills with those disposal plastic sandwich bags. Melladh feels my pain and created this very clever tutorial for reusable Sandwich Wraps. By using waterproof tablecloth fabric, she creates these one of a kind wraps for your […]