Posts Tagged ‘hat’

Bibliocrafting: Wear Your Books

People who love books want the world to know about it. What better way to tell them than to – literally – wear your books on your sleeve… or other pieces of clothing? Witwitherwilt is a writer who wanted to do something extra-special to a book festival to promote her own book. So she made [...]

Teddy Bear Picnic Day!

July 10th is Teddy Bear Picnic Day! So you know the drill, …if you go out in the woods today, you’re sure of a big surprise! Like this adorable appliqué bear hoop by craftysheep, perhaps? …if you go out in the woods today, you’d better go in disguise! …well, you don’t need to disguise yourself [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Kitty Ears Hat

You won’t believe how easy it is to make this adorable kitty hat! Even a beginning seamstress can get this cute hat made quickly, leaving time to get all those other things on the to-do list done! You can see the full tutorial here: For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift [...]

Fiber Thursday: Link Hat and Mittens

Since I wasn’t able to write a Gamer Wednesday yesterday, I thought I’d inject a little bit of gaming awesomeness into today’s Fiber Thursday! Rousseline made this ridiculously cute Link (as in Legend of Zelda, Link) hat and mittens set for a swap partner! Can you say “lucky swap partner”? She made the pattern herself [...]

Fiber Thursday: Knit Slouchy Tam with Pattern

A lot of us need a little extra warmth right about now. Why not knit up this adorable slouchy tam to help keep you cozy? How_german was kind enough to share her pattern for incredibly adorable hat. You can make your own with the full pattern here:

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 [...]

Awesome Hat from Granny Square Gone Amuck!

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger fantasticmio… What do we do when our projects just aren’t working out? Usually we start over, right? Not jutybo! She was making a special crocheted motif when it started to form a bowl shape. Instead of ripping out her work, she continued on, using various stitch patterns, and made [...]

Wear it This Weekend: Convertible Crochet Hat/Cowl

I don’t think I’ve posted any crocheted items here on Wear it This Weekend, but since it’s National Crochet Month, I thought it would be the perfect opportunity to share this awesome crochet pattern! AprilDraven made this simple pattern that can be used as a cowl or a hat! You can see the full thread [...]

Gamer Wednesday: Space Invaders Hat

Watch out! There are space invaders on your head! Peppersaskatoon made this awesome Space Invaders hat for a very lucky friend. She actually made her own intarsia chart (although there is one available through Knitty) because she’s just that crafty! You can see more great crafts by viewing the Space Invaders tag.

Wear It This Weekend: Men’s Surgery Scrub Hat

I know this seems like a really random pick, but I’m actually having surgery tomorrow! I thought I’d search to see if anything relevant was posted and, of course, I can always count on Craftster! I hope someone in my OR is wearing a fancy handmade hat! You can see the full thread here: [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Necktie Hat

Have a bunch of old neckties lying around? Craftster member rickrackruby has shared lots of great necktie tutorials but I really love this one that takes just a few old ties and turns them into an adorable hat! You can see the full thread here: If you make one for this (or any other) [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: How To Make A Hat From A Sweater

Brrr. In many parts of the world it’s getting cold right now. You don’t have to be a knitter to give someone an awesome warm knit hat this year. pleaseelise took some of her old sweaters and made gorgeous hats with them. Don’t have any sweaters you are willing to part with? Visit your local [...]

Free to Be Crafty: A Fun Mini Fauxhawk Hat

This week on Free to Be Crafty we have an adorable fauxhawk hat for the little ones. This hilarious hat will keep your favorite kid’s head warm and stylin’ while cracking up any adults that he or she encounters. This could be done in any combination of colors, for a variety of effects. Click here [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Kitty Hat!

Need a last minute, half-hearted halloween costume? Or just like wearing funny hats? MysticCookie has given us this awesome kitty hat tutorial! It’s infinitely customizable to whatever kitty/bear/anime character you can come up with! You can see the full thread here: If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know [...]

The Wild Things are Here!

So the Spike Jonze live action movie version of Maurice Sendak’s “Where the Wild Things Are” opens soon!! Who’s excited?!?! Everyone seems to love this story and of course, when Craftsters love something, they craft it! Check out all the Max & Monster goodies lurking around the forum! Click on the pics below to see [...]