Posts Tagged ‘sewn’

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 […]

As Seen On TV: My Little Pony

As a child of the 80′s I’m very partial to the original My Little Ponies. I haven’t seen MLP: Friendship is Magic yet but the more I hear about it the more I think I need to check it out! I really love that little Derpy Hooves (aww!) got her name from fans on the […]

Gamer Wednesday: Blood Elf Poppet

This is a fantastic representation of a member’s main World of Warcraft character in poppet form. kmichele_craftyfae says, “It was interesting to try and translate a video game image into a real life piece. But I’m really pleased with how it came out.” As she should be! I love the painted face and those awesome […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Felt Flower Keychain

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 […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Wallet

Sometimes the people on your list simply want practicality. You can’t get much more practical than a wallet! This wonderfully thorough tutorial from tefkae will show you how to make a trifold wallet with tons of pockets for cards and zippered areas for cash. You can find the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=27332.msg231079#msg231079 For more great […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Yoga Mat Bag

Have a yogi on your list? Or maybe just someone with a resolution to be healthier in 2013? You can use mewyam‘s great tutorial for a handy mat bag to help them make getting to yoga class a cinch! You can find the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=244983.0 For more great gift ideas check out our […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Composition Book Cover

Have a writer (or an aspiring writer), constant lister, or habitual doodler on your list? Calabaza‘s tutorial for this gorgeous composition book cover will keep them writing in style. You can find the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=410258.0 For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift guides or our full list of ideas to […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Customized Collar Covers

Don’t forget your fuzzy friends this holiday season! LimeRiot shared her fabulous tutorial for these adorable collar covers. You could even make some for the season to make your fuzzball festive without making them wear embarrassing sweaters. You can find the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=401831.0 For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Pajama Pants

Who wouldn’t love a nice, comfy pair of pj’s? Young and old and everywhere in between, everyone loves a cozy pair of pants to lounge around in. The wonderful queenofdiy can show you how to use an existing pair of pants to make these pajama pants for almost anyone on your list! You can find […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Monster Messenger Bag

Put the fun into functional gifts with this monster messenger bag! Sure, you could use this tutorial by ikillbarbies to make a plain bag for anyone on your list, but why not just go all the way and make it a monster! You can find the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=41561.0 For more great gift ideas […]

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: Earbud Carrier

Getting someone a new gadget this year? Why not give them a handmade earbud carrier so they can keep their earbuds tangle-free and easy to find? TroubleT has written a great tutorial for this gift. Pair it with knit covered earbud wires for some extra fun! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=414918.0 For […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Fabric Calendar

A calendar is a great gift, but why waste all the paper by buying new year after year? Make this gorgeous fabric calendar to be reused again and again! There are no in progress pictures with this tutorial so it may be best for those with sewing experience! You can see it here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=294536.0 For […]