Archive for the ‘Tute Tuesday’ Category

Tute Tuesday: Boutonnieres

It’s that time again! Time for spring dances and weddings! You could do what everyone else does-pick up a boring flower boutonniere or you could be original and make your very own with maleficent’s tutorial for customized boutonnieres. Make the night special by creating a memory with this tutorial. It will be a keepsake that […]

Tute Tuesday: Whitman’s Sampler

Tomorrow is April Fools Day and there is no better time to prank your family and friends then by giving them a fake Whitman’s Sampler. They think they are getting yummy chocolates but instead they are getting these adorable felt fakes. Jenxx created a simple pattern that will not only fool your friends but will […]

Tute Tuesday: How to Make 110 Prayer Flags

Prayer flags are wonderful little treasures that bring joy, peace and happiness into our lives as well as decorating our space. Creating a bunch at one time can be a bit time consuming and overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be thanks to cmarion3. Her tutorial on How to Make 110 Prayer Flags at One […]

Tute Tuesday: Metal Etching

Think metal etching has to cost a fortune…well, think again! Magpirate has created a tutorial for Metal Etching that uses supplies found around the house. This tutorial may seem a bit overwhelming at first, but trust me, you will be etching your silverware and other metal goods like a pro in no time. The main […]

Tute Tuesday: Tie a String Around It

I have never thought about making my own string for presents, to stitch with or craft with but cmarion3 has convinced me otherwise with her great String Tutorial . I love that I can customize string to whatever fancy I have going on at the moment. It is such a clever idea! You could make […]

Tute Tuesday: Creating a Travel Journal

Boy, do I ever need to escape! I am ready to pack my bags and head out for an adventure. I think I will grab the dogs and the husband and hit the open road, maybe even join the circus. I will definitely need to document my travels with a Travel Journal. Lucky for me, […]

Tute Tuesday: Warm Those Piggies!

Raise your hand if you have cold little piggies right now? I know I am not the only one with cold feet! This winter is brutal but I refuse to let it get the best of me. I decided to head into the Craftster vault and grab an oldie but a goodie. Lydia the Strange […]

Tute Tuesday: Needle Felted Rug

I love switching up the furniture and knick knacks in my office. I get bored so easily that every few months, I am overcome with the urge to move things, take some stuff out, leave others and basically give my house a make over. While I love doing this, it can become very expensive. I […]

Tute Tuesday: Valentine Earrings

Looking to snazz up that Valentine’s Day outfit? Why not add some extra pizzazz with I Sew Cute‘s Valentine Earrings. These earrings are easy to make with step by step instructions and the pattern included for easy download. Why not make a pair for you and your bestie? She will love you for it and […]

Tute Tuesday: Button Shirt to Toddler Dress

We all have old shirts laying around the house. For some reason they haven’t quite made it to the donation pile. Instead of donating the shirt, why not make it into a cute dress for your little one? This adorable dress and tutorial by Cheytown is a great way to save your favorite Hawaiian shirt. […]

Tute Tuesday: Candy, Anyone?

Love is in the air! It is that time of year to shower the one you admire with smooches and gifts. There is no need to go out and spend a fortune on a box of candy that will be gone in a matter of minutes, Jenxx has created an easy tutorial for Conversation Heart […]

Tute Tuesday: Needle Minder

If you do any kind of needlework than you know how hard it is to keep track of your needles. If you are like me, they are pinned to your clothing, the couch, but never in the fabric you are working with. AugustBell has solved our lost needle problems by creating a tutorial for these […]

Tute Tuesday: Fabric Origami Cicada

Love them or hate them, cicadas are interesting little critters with a very distinct sound. While I am never one to squash a species, I am glad that Artsycandice created a tutorial for Fabric Orgiami Cicadas instead of having to deal with the real bug. These origami cicadas are much more colorful and fun to […]

Tute Tuesday: Cloche Hat

I love going back and checking out projects from years past. I am amazed how I have evolved in my crafting and sometimes wonder what was I thinking when I made that. I also love going back and finding tutorials that I missed. Alvan’s Cloche Hat is a perfect example of that. This hat is […]

Tute Tuesday: Mandrake Ornament

Attention all Harry Potter fans! Looking for someone to keep you company at work or school? Why not make your own Mandrake! Sure, he’s a little grumpy, but he’s a great conversationalist. Pottermouth once again wows us with her tutorial for making your very own Mandrake ornament. This tutorial is so in depth, I think […]