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Wear it this Weekend: Huge Shell Stitch Shawl

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger MareMare… Wear it this Weekend: Huge Shell Stitch Shawl Making a shawl to wear by this weekend? It might not sound too doable, but what if I told you it was created with a giant Q crochet hook? That’s right, if you use an enormous hook and chunky yarn [...]

Wear it this Weekend: Simple Four-Piece Dress

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger MareMare… Wear it this Weekend: Simple Four-Piece Dress Tutorial Contributor violentjayne constantly amazes me with her creativity. Here she shares a tutorial for a Simple Four Piece Dress. She makes it so easy to understand that even someone relatively new to sewing could dive right in! She says it [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Shirt with Doily Reverse Applique

This shirt is so cute! Najaorama was kind enough to share this great idea that’s a super simple way to spice up a plain shirt. You can see the full (easy!) tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=358315.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in the comments!

Wear It This Weekend: Reconned Cardigan

A good cardigan is hard to find. Instead of searching endlessly, why not just make one! TeenageRebeloftheWeek shared her tutorial for turning a big boxy sweater into a cute fitted cardigan! You can make your own with the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=363263.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Knit Capelet

Julsey723 was kind enough to share the full pattern for this gorgeous capelet inspired by an item at Antropologie. If you knit like me, you definitely won’t have this ready for this weekend (or any weekend this month!) but if you’re quick, you can have this beautiful capelet to wear this weekend! You can see [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Yo-yo Necklace

This has to be the prettiest set of yo-yos I’ve ever seen! Sadsilver has posted this gorgeous yo-yo neckace and a wonderful and easy to follow tutorial. You can make your own necklace with the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=323223.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in the comments!

Wear It This Weekend: Holiday Party Dress

Invited to a last minute holiday party but don’t have anything to wear? This adorable baby doll dress would be great! Layer it over tights and a tank for a little extra warmth if you’re experiencing a winter chill. You can make your own with the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=116569.0 If you make one for [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Turn Flared Jeans into Skinny Jeans

Have some great new winter boots but no jeans that will fit in them? Turn your regular jeans into skinny jeans with this super simple tutorial from bizooey! You can view the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=129855.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in the comments!

Wear It This Weekend: Top with Convertible Sleeves

The one and only violentjayne brings us this week’s Wear it This Weekend! She made the incredibly cute top that, with just a quick pull of some ribbons, can go from sleeved to sleeveless! You can make your own with the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=234235.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Wirework Necklace

I’m not a jewelry crafter AT ALL but leopardstripes’ tutorial is so amazing she makes me feel like I could do it! I personally probably couldn’t finish in time for THIS weekend, but if you have more jewelry experience I bet you could! Her tutorial is full of pictures and is so easy to understand. [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Super Easy Skirt!

Intimidated by sewing clothing? This is a great starter project! This simple skirt tutorial by pjhamel is only 5 steps with just two pieces of fabric and some elastic. You can do it! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=300252.msg3429214#msg3429214 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Headband Cap

When Polly Peanut found a tutorial for a visor style cap but couldn’t quite read it, she took matters into her own hands and created a different version of the same tutorial! This cap is super cute and perfect for these last few days of summer. You can see Polly’s version and a link to [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Bandeau Top Monokini

There are still some hot days left in summer! If you’re thinking of taking some last minute dips, gnacissej has a great how to for a bandeau topped monokini. Be the envy of all the other bathing beauties in your own DIY swimwear! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=312203.msg3591622#msg3591622 If you make one [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Tons of Tutorials! Take your pick!

Today I’m not just giving you one tutorial, I’m giving you 374! Wow! We just released our very own tutorial list for the Clothing: General board. Everything from aprons to armwarmers, dresses to dressforms, hoodies to hats, and everything in between! If it fits in the Clothing: Completed Projects: General board and has a tutorial, [...]

Wear It This Weekend: 70′s Style Short Shorts

The fabulous cheera can show you how to make these cute little 70′s style short shorts! Perfect for these dog days of summer! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=179581.msg1867115#msg1867115 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in the comments!