Posts Tagged ‘dress’

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 […]

Orange You Glad It’s Fall?

If there’s one thing I love about the fall, it’s the rich color palette of fall leaves. My personal favorite of these colors is orange. While it’s technically not fall for a couple more weeks, I’m excited to see fall colors appearing in the stores. Bring on the orange!  I love the linework and the […]

May 22, 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! Lana Portrait Ghan by mama24boyz Dollar Store Pendant […]

As Seen On TV: Star Trek Dress

Want to express your love of Star Trek to the world at large? Why not take a note from graverobbergirl and make an everyday dress out of Star Trek fabric? Look gorgeous and geeky (in the best way) at the same time! You can see the full thread here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=421335.0 You can see tons more […]

March 29, 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! My world…where a book comes alive by kcli […]

Summer Maternity Dress

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger SevsOnlyGirl… Thanks to member GeekySweetheart for showing us how to make this darling maternity dress! It’s super hot being pregnant in the summer, especially this summer! GeekySweetheart also noted that this dress could easily be used for a nursing dress also, how convenient is that?! Might I also mention […]

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 […]

As Seen on TV: Mad Men Costume

Want to make a Halloween costume that you can wear again? Why not take a cue from pinupkate and make a dress fit for Joan Holloway of Mad Men? Just a New Look pattern, a wig and a few accessories and you have both an adorable anytime dress and a fantastic Halloween costume! You can […]

Wear It This Weekend: Green Mini Dress

Need a cute little party dress in a hurry for the weekend? Well, schleybee can tell you how to turn four rectangles into this adorable little jersey mini dress! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=178828.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in the comments!

Wear It This Weekend: Little Black Pinafore

Can you believe this adorable little pinafore can be made with just four rectangles?! Just a little gathering and hemming and you’re good to go. Easy peasy! Stopthefacades gave really simple instructions for you to make your own. You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=107286.0 If you make one for this (or any other) […]

Tute Tuesday: Summer Dress

najaorama teaches us how to make a summer dress in no time at all. I am absolutely convinced that even a novice seamstress (like myself!) could make this dress. With a few yards of fabric, a bit of colorful ribbon and a sewing machine, you are well on your way creating an adorable dress for […]

Wear It This Weekend: T-shirt Sundress

All you need is love… and 5 t-shirts and you can make this breezy sundress! One tee for the top, one for the waistband and three for the skirt. This is definitely inspiring me to go raid my closet for all those tees I don’t wear anymore! You can see the full thread (with tutorial) […]

Wear It This Weekend: Button-down Dress

What do you need to make this weeks Wear it This Weekend? A big men’s button down shirt, some bias tape, and thoughts of spring! Bec89 gives us this straightforward tutorial to make this fantastic recon. You can see the full thread (with tutorial) here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=338526.0 If you make one for this (or any other) […]

Gamer Wednesday: Xbox 360 Controller Dress

It’s a family affair on this week’s Gamer Wednesday! Craftster member christephi posted this adorable little dress that she made for her daughter for Father’s Day. Using reverse applique and fabric markers she added the Xbox 360 remote to the dress. How cute! You can see more great crafts by viewing the Xbox tag.

Wear It This Weekend: Sweater Dress

Frithalouise shared a simple tutorial for turning a giant sweater into a cute little sweater dress! This is the perfect for those cool looking sweaters at the thrift store that will never fit otherwise. You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=218058.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know […]