Archive for the ‘Tute Tuesday’ Category

Tute Tuesday: Kitschy Hawaiian Soap

I need to be at the beach. I want to feel the sand between my toes, hear the waves crash, smell the salt air. Unfortunately, a vacation is a little out of reach right now, but that doesn’t mean I can’t enjoy the a little sun and fun thanks to Craftster member MareMare’s tutorial for […]

Tute Tuesday: Tea Party Wind Chime

Getting your backyard in shape for spring and summer just got a bit more exciting with Roke45’s tutorial for Tea Party Wind Chimes. This project is a great way to add a little whimsy to your décor. Using mix and match plates, little trinkets and silverware, you can create a one of a kind wind […]

Tute Tuesday: Clay Koi Fish

Koi fish are so beautiful. They are graceful, colorful, and are highly regarded in various cultures. While it might not be possible for you to have a koi pond in your backyard, you can have one for your fairy garden. TkRain shows you how to make your very own Koi Fish using polymer clay. This […]

Tute Tuesday: Candy Carrots

The Easter Bunny tends to get a bit busy this time of year so why not help him out by making your own Candy Carrots. Craftster member Jenxx shares her tutorial that is quick, easy and great for stash busting. You can customize your Candy Carrots to fit any Easter Basket. Not into the whole […]

Tute Tuesday: Faux Batik

Does trying Batik dyeing make you want to scream and run the other way? Is it too much of a process? It doesn’t have to be thanks to teachart’s tutorial for Faux Batik. Using gel glue instead of multiple layers of wax is not only easier, but it is a safe alternative for smaller children. […]

Tute Tuesday: Easy Clutch with Strap

If you are like a million other crafty peeps, you have a scrap stash that you want to use up. WeeWah shares your dilemma and offers up the perfect solution with her tutorial for an Easy Clutch with Strap. You don’t need to be a master seamstress to create a cute one of a kind […]

Tute Tuesday: Lion Amigurumi

It is said that if March comes in like a lion, it will leave like a lamb. To celebrate the 1st of March and our lion-like weather, Stephanie1985 shares her pattern and tutorial for a Lion Amigurumi. Just what is Amigurumi? It is the Japanese craft of crocheting small animals and other objects. At least […]

Tute Tuesday: Don’t Blink Doll

Whatever you do, don’t blink! If you are a Dr. Who fan, you know this might be the best and most frightening character in the entire series. A seemingly innocent statue can eat your face in a matter of blink. Now then…don’t you want to make one for your house? Of course you do and […]

Tute Tuesday: Heart Shaped Crayons

Old man winter isn’t done with us yet and you know what that means…snow days! The kids may be stuck inside but you have a few tricks up your sleeve thanks to Sweets4ever’s tutorial for Heart Shaped Crayons. This is a great project for old crayons nubs. Get the little ones involved and have them […]

Tute Tuesday: Joan Jett Inspired Black Heart Soap

Know what I love? Rock n’ roll and keeping clean. Yep! It’s true! Lucky for me I can enjoy both with DaBunny’s tutorial for Joan Jett Inspired Black Heart Soap. These little beauties make a great Valentine’s gift for the rocker girl or guy in your life. They are easy to make which gives you […]

Tute Tuesday: 3-D Heart Card

Got a crush on someone and you are finally ready to profess your undying love? Texting them is so informal and hanging outside their apartment until they show up is just creepy. Why not take a page out of Karenmine’s book and make them a 3-D Heart Card. You can customize your card with different […]

Tute Tuesday: Whipped Body Butter

Winter time is brutal on your skin. The cold weather beats it up and the dry indoors finishes the job. Feed your skin a nice healthy dose of Whipped Body Butter with a quick and easy tutorial from Kittykill. No need to worry about a greasy feeling either, this body butter absorbs quickly and your […]

Tute Tuesday: Mock Quilted Flannel Hoodie

Looking stylish, upcycling and staying warm is just a few stitches away when you sew your very own Mock Quilted Flannel Hoodie using Greakawk’s tutorial. Instead of spending a lot of cash on a hoodie that will maybe last a season, you can combine your favorite flannel shirt with a hoodie and get a stylish […]

Tute Tuesday: Altered Altoid Tin

Someone stuffed your stocking with lots of Altoid this past holiday season. Think they are trying to tell you something? Maybe they are wanting more smooches from you? At any rate, you now have a ton of empty tins and have no clue what to do with them. Instead of throwing them out, why not […]

Tute Tuesday: Fairy Wings

Rainy days don’t have to be so gloomy and boring. You can create a sunny day with a fairy tea party. You have the tea and cakes, now you just need your very own fairy wings. NLJ shares her easy to follow tutorial for fancy Fairy Wings that is perfect for kids and adults. These […]