Posts Tagged ‘plush toys’

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 [...]

Craftster Crush: gotgrey

This month, our Craftster Crush is gotgrey! She’s a kind and caring swapper and stuffie maker! She makes Craftster more huggable with all her plushie pals! Here are some random crafty facts about gotgrey! She participated in more than 2 swaps a month in 2012! She’s a toy dropper for The Toy Society. She found [...]

Mr X Stitch Presents: Beefranck’s Emporium – Cleo Dee

Hi everybody! This week I wanted to show you some of the great stuff that Cleo Dee makes. She got in touch to let us know about her Under the Microscope embroideries. When I followed the link to her etsy store I was delighted to see unique handmade plush as well. How about a cat [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Realistic Plush Sea Turtle

Have a nature-loving kid on your list? Or maybe just one that loves cuddly plushies? Noelle‘s printable sea turtle pattern and tutorial can help you make this realistic, yet cuddly friend. You can find the pattern and full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=414918.0 For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift guides or our full [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Sock Monkey

Got some little monkeys on your list? Instead of running out and buying the doll that the latest craze, why not make them a classic sock monkey? You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=382493.0 For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift guides or our full list of ideas. Gifts for Children [...]

Mr X Stitch Presents: Beefranck’s Emporium – You Gonna Eat That?

Over at Mr X Stitch we’re blessed with the services of Beefranck, the Queen of Ironic Stitching, who curates the terrific “Emporium of Embroidered Excellence and Splendiferous Stitchery”. Each week, these posts explore themes expressed through embroidery, and they’re ace. So without further ado, I welcome you to… ——————– Hey everybody! This week I wanted [...]

Mr X Stitch Presents: Beefranck’s Emporium – Teddy Bear Picnic

Over at Mr X Stitch we’re blessed with the services of Beefranck, the Queen of Ironic Stitching, who curates the terrific “Emporium of Embroidered Excellence and Splendiferous Stitchery”. Each week, these posts explore themes expressed through embroidery, and they’re ace. So without further ado, I welcome you to… ——————– Hey everybody! This week we’re going [...]

Mr X Stitch Presents: Beefranck’s Emporium – Deriana’s Dolls

Over at Mr X Stitch we’re blessed with the services of Beefranck, the Queen of Ironic Stitching, who curates the terrific “Emporium of Embroidered Excellence and Splendiferous Stitchery”. Each week, these posts explore themes expressed through embroidery, and they’re ace. So without further ado, I welcome you to… ——————– Hey everybody! This week we’re looking [...]

Mr X Stitch Presents: Beefranck’s Emporium – The Doll Farm

Over at Mr X Stitch we’re blessed with the services of Beefranck, the Queen of Ironic Stitching, who curates the terrific “Emporium of Embroidered Excellence and Splendiferous Stitchery”. Each week, these posts explore themes expressed through embroidery, and they’re ace. So without further ado, I welcome you to… ——————– Hi everybody! This week is all [...]

Crafty Music Videos: Guster – One Man Wrecking Machine

Ah plushie love…. and plushie destruction. This cute video by Guster features lots of adorable characters from Monster Factory. In particular, the plight of poor “Kevin” as he comes to grips with the world around him, you know, by removing all of it’s stuffing and recreating it! If the video itself isn’t enough, you can [...]

Mr X Stitch presents The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – July 15th, 2009

Welcome to the Cutting (& Stitching) Edge! I’m Mr X Stitch and I’ll be your guide to the best in contemporary embroidery. Each week I’ll showcase someone who is rocking the world of embroidery and textiles. ——————– Nicole Licht is a textile artist from Brooklyn, New York. She embroiders a range of subjects, but we love [...]