This month, our Craftster Crush is jillybeans! She’s a former Master Craftster, a Tutorial Contributor and an all around fantastic crafter! Her crafts run the gamut from ATCs to stencils to quilts to ceramics, but they all have one thing in common. They’re great! Here are some random crafty facts about jillybeans! Her current craft [...]
Posts Tagged ‘felt’
Hi everybody! We love Kittyzilla here at Mr X Stitch, so when I saw that she’s created some new plush recently I wanted to share them with you. Here’s V.I.N.C.E.N.T. from The Black Hole. Jake the Dog and Finn the Human from Adventure Time Supervillain/anti-hero Taskmaster Notorious badass Boba Fett And one of my favorite [...]
Need just a little extra thing to add to a gift? Why not try these cute felt flower keychains? BeaG gives a rundown of how to make these adorable handsewn items. You can find the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=392764.0 For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift guides or our full list of [...]
This month, our Craftster Crush is microjivvy! Microjivvy is the queen of tiny things, frequently making projects at 1:144 scale! Her jaw dropping creations and general awesomeness make her easy to crush on! Here are some random crafty facts about microjivvy! I’ve heard a rumor that she is actually a teeny tiny person with teeny [...]
Need one more small last minute item? Why not make these adorable hair clips? Even with some left over felt scraps and buttons you can make lovely little felt flower bobby pins to use as stocking stuffers or even to decorate another wrapped present! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=353181.0 For more great [...]
Who wouldn’t want a Nintendo DS case to match their favorite game! Animeariesgirl made her very own Pokedex to store her DS and Pokemon games. Something all good Pokemon trainers need! You can see the full thread here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=302492.0 You can see more great crafts by viewing the DS Case tag.
It’s almost time to post your crafts in Craft Challenge 55! In honor of our amazing prize package from the makers of Cooking Mama it’s a Cooking Mama apron! Crafterbation made some awesome and complex appliques to show Mama when she’s… “less than happy”! You can see the full thread here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=242410.0 You can see [...]
I dare you to not get this song stuck in your head! It’s sooo catchy and cute AND scientific! Pretty much perfect in my opinion. It’s actually a cover of a song from the 1960′s done by They Might Be Giants, who’ve recently started releasing albums specifically marketed toward kids, though apparently they’ve been singing [...]
These fuzzy little cupcakes are happy candy for the eyes! The tutorial will teach you how to make a charming cupcake centerpiece from wool roving and supplies you probably already have in your craft stash. The finished project is a fun conversation piece for your coffee table, a party, or a thoughtful housewarming gift for [...]
I love everything about this piece: the colors, the texture, the design… piskie-mishkie is debating on whether to make a pillow from it or keep it as a wall hanging. That’s a tough one. I think I’d have to hang it; what a great focal piece it would be. Thanks for sharing, piskie-mishkie! This is [...]
Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… Thanks to our very own moderator of fiber-y goodness, Jane Doe, I have now seen what is probably the strangest and trippiest crafting video out there! Here’s a brief description (set to music) of how to make “Mongolian Felt”. Via Craftzine.
I bet you’re wondering what this is. Well, I’ll tell ya.
Take a stab at it. What do you think this is supposed to be? Am I missing something, because nothing is coming to mind. It’s described as: This unique hand felted Cafetiere Coffee cosy is made with just merino wool, soap and water combined with time and energy! Hand felted and seamless it is made [...]
This week on Fiber Thursday we have this fun flat felted wall hanging of The Nightmare Before Christmas, made by the awesomely talented krissykat. It would be a great gift for a Burton fanatic, or a holiday decoration from Halloween right through New Year! Thanks for sharing, krissykat! To see the full project click here.
This week on Tute Tuesday we have a lovely little covered tape measure/tape measure cozy shared with us by graced It’s a great way to give your sewing supplies and extra dose of pretty, or a little gift for a friend or loved one who loves to sew. It’s adaptable to virtually endless styles and [...]