Posts Tagged ‘crochet’

Spotlight on: Bicycle Crafts

Spring is quickly approaching and marks a time when we leave our homes for fresh air and physical activity. Bike riding is always a great way to get out and see the signs of spring. So thought it would be pertinent to find out how to make our bikes look even better by pimping our […]

Book Review: Handmade for Baby

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger MareMare… Book Review: Handmade for Baby Handmade for Baby: 25 Keepsakes to Create with Love by Charlotte Rivers and Emily Gregory, is full of fun projects to inspire you to create something for a baby in your life or maybe your next charity project. Many of the projects include […]

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 […]

Adorable Babies With Adorable Handmade Accessories

Something about the new year rolling in made me think about babies. New year, fresh start…in any case, there are tons of adorable threads about baby clothes and accessories on Craftster, and several of them have the bonus aspect of also containing photos of adorable babies modeling their new handmade outfits. Here are a few […]

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 […]

The Huge, Giant, Oversized Blog Post

Last week it was all about tiny things. This week, I decided to give giant things their due. Here are some oversized projects that don’t want to be overlooked!  This scrumptious crocheted donut with sprinkles shouldn’t be eaten; it’s actually a decorative pillow. djonesgirl included the pattern in her post, so you can make one […]

Color Me Rainbow

I love seeing a rainbow on a dreary rainy day. Bright colors always cheer me up. It’s easy to find rainbows of all types on Craftster; look at the many happy projects I found!   julibooli made several brightly colored fabric bowls in rainbow colors. I think this photo of all her bowls together is […]

Gamer Wednesday: A Celebration of The Legend of Zelda

If you’re a diehard Zelda fan like I am, you probably know that the newest entry in The Legend of Zelda series, The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, came out recently for Nintendo 3DS. You also might have ordered the Gold and Black Triforce special edition 3DS, paid for the overnight shipping, and […]

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 […]

September 19, 2013 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by jungrrl. We hope you enjoy them! three generation afghan by dulcet Tiny Exploding Tardis […]

Bibliocrafting: Amigurumi

What is more fun than having an amigurumi version of your favorite book characters? Not much, that’s for sure. Angry Angel made this cute little Frodo ami (and, as a bonus for Whovians, there’s also a Rory the Roman ami in the same post!) Amapoet made a wee little Harry Potter amigurumi, complete with glasses […]

August 15, 2013 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by rackycoo. We hope you enjoy them! Watch Work Birds by thisbirdsabsurd Sideshow Spectacular Book […]

July 31, 2013 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by sweets4ever. We hope you enjoy them! A clutch fit for …breakfast! by quackedup Master […]

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – Crochet Hook

Wish you could be certain that you’d never be without a hook? Why not get a crochet hook finger tattoo like MsZombieElvis did? Always be prepared! Do you have a crafty tattoo? Share it here at the following link and you may be featured on the blog! http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=334366.0

July 17, 2013 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by jungrrl. We hope you enjoy them! A poodle moth! by petskin The Frozen Sturgeon […]