Posts Tagged ‘spinning’

Craftster’s 10th Anniversary Cross-Category Challenge WINNER!

Congratulations to Belladune!!! Her project, Community – The yarn that Craftster Spun, won Craftster’s 10th Anniversary Cross-Category Challenge! She will receive the GRAND PRIZE sponsored by Coats & Clark! Her project perfect exemplifies Craftster in my mind; She gathered lots of different fibers from Craftster members all over the globe and spun all of the [...]

November 23, 2011 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! Do Not Feed After Midnight! Gizmo Hoop by [...]

September 23, 2011 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! More Scrappy Animals by Phizzychick Stained Glass Afghan [...]

Fiber Thursday: A Beautiful Hand Spun, Dyed, and Knit Hat

Fiber Mod Jane Doe takes you through the process from white wool to this beautiful, colorful hat. She dyed the roving, spun the yarn, and knit the hat with gorgeous results. Our fiber boards are full of such projects, and lots of friendly Craftsters to share ideas with, and help you through any questions you [...]

Fiber Thursday: A Handmade Lazy Kate

This week on Fiber Thursday we have another ingenious handmade tool – Astormorray’s handmade tensioned Lazy Kate! When she spent her budget on a lovely new wheel, but still knew she wanted a Lazy Kate, Astormorray put her crafty wood working skills to use and built one! Way to go Astormorray! Thanks for sharing this [...]

Fiber Thursday: A Handmade Loom and Weaving

When you are a Craftster who longs to try loom weaving, but you don’t have access to a loom, what can you do? If you’re Subloke you do your research, grab what you’ve got, and build yourself a loom out of pvc pipe, some wood, some stuffing and dye, and you create something beautiful! HUGE [...]

One of a Kind Weaving Project!

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… Can you guess who made the gorgeous golden yellow fiber for this beautiful weaving? I bet you can’t! No really, try to guess. OK, I will tell you…. Spiders! Like many people I am a bit nervous about spiders. Although they are nature’s top weavers, and are quite beautiful [...]

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – Lubee’s fiber sleeve

We’re starting a new recurring article here on the ol’ Craftster blog: CrafTATstic Crafty Tattoos. Lots of Craftsters like to wear their love of crafting on their sleeve… or… any other body part, really! There are tons of fabulous crafty tats floating around and we’re going to show them some love and maybe give you [...]