Posts Tagged ‘sweater’

Color Me Rainbow

I love seeing a rainbow on a dreary rainy day. Bright colors always cheer me up. It’s easy to find rainbows of all types on Craftster; look at the many happy projects I found!   julibooli made several brightly colored fabric bowls in rainbow colors. I think this photo of all her bowls together is […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Sweater Boots

These adorable sweater boots are sure to be a hit! They’re probably easier than you’d expect. Urban Threads does a good job explaining how you can make your own. You can machine embroider a fancy embellishment on the top, leave it plain, or even just embellish them with a brooch! You can see the full […]

June 25, 2012 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! Baba Yaga Matchbox house by cackle Drive-in movie […]

Sweater to Cardigan Recon

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger SevsOnlyGirl… I just love that cardigans have made a comeback, but seriously, I hate to spend a lot of money on clothes. Craftster member TeenageRebelOfTheWeek has made some darling cardigans out of thrifted sweaters (jumpers to our friends across the pond). I want to run right out to the […]

April Fools! April 01, 2010 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 sweets4ever. We hope you enjoy them! 10 points for spotting the crucial error… by […]

Wear It This Weekend: Sweater Dress

Frithalouise shared a simple tutorial for turning a giant sweater into a cute little sweater dress! This is the perfect for those cool looking sweaters at the thrift store that will never fit otherwise. You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=218058.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know […]

Tute Tuesday: How to Refashion a sweater

If you have an old boxy sweater that you love, but it’s badly in need of a new look, you need to check out this awesome tute from Mrs Bowles. With her clear instructions you can use a little crafty magic and refashion it into a fun tunic sweater with a flattering. modern shape. Click […]

Wear It This Weekend: Easy Sweater Recon

Here’s a quick and easy sweater recon to give you a great new top to wear to your upcoming holiday parties with minimal effort! MrsBowles has showed us that by switching the way the arms and waist are connected, you can make that boring sweater look super cute. You can see the full thread here: […]

Free to Be Crafty: How to Knit a Sweater with Cabled Wings

This beautiful sweater with wings is perfect for the holiday season. With its deep, elegant neckline it could be worn alone or layered, and the cabled wings add a very special touch that really make it unique. Our talented member,Canarysanctuary, designed this sweater as a way to learn to chart cables, and she very generously […]

Adorable Squirrel Hat and Sweater

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… Anyone who knows me knows I love squirrels. I am a sucker for their silliness, always darting about with comical glee. I love how they yell at my dog, even though he is twenty times their size. I love how they beg for snacks at my window. And I […]

Tute Tuesday: How to Knit a Wonder Woman Sweater

If you’re feeling like a superhero, this week’s Tute Tuesday tutorial is for you! Kaby came up with an ingenious way to make a Wonder Woman sweater that will make anyone into a Superhero. Using her intarsia superpower, she very kindly offered up instructions on how she did it, so you, too, can be a […]