Posts Tagged ‘Wear it this Weekend’

Wear it this Weekend: Huge Shell Stitch Shawl

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger MareMare… Wear it this Weekend: Huge Shell Stitch Shawl Making a shawl to wear by this weekend? It might not sound too doable, but what if I told you it was created with a giant Q crochet hook? That’s right, if you use an enormous hook and chunky yarn [...]

Wear it this Weekend: Simple Four-Piece Dress

Creative thoughts from Craftster Guest Blogger MareMare… Wear it this Weekend: Simple Four-Piece Dress Tutorial Contributor violentjayne constantly amazes me with her creativity. Here she shares a tutorial for a Simple Four Piece Dress. She makes it so easy to understand that even someone relatively new to sewing could dive right in! She says it [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Yo-yo Necklace

This has to be the prettiest set of yo-yos I’ve ever seen! Sadsilver has posted this gorgeous yo-yo neckace and a wonderful and easy to follow tutorial. You can make your own necklace with the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=323223.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in the comments!

Wear It This Weekend: Super Easy Skirt!

Intimidated by sewing clothing? This is a great starter project! This simple skirt tutorial by pjhamel is only 5 steps with just two pieces of fabric and some elastic. You can do it! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=300252.msg3429214#msg3429214 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Bandeau Top Monokini

There are still some hot days left in summer! If you’re thinking of taking some last minute dips, gnacissej has a great how to for a bandeau topped monokini. Be the envy of all the other bathing beauties in your own DIY swimwear! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=312203.msg3591622#msg3591622 If you make one [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Tons of Tutorials! Take your pick!

Today I’m not just giving you one tutorial, I’m giving you 374! Wow! We just released our very own tutorial list for the Clothing: General board. Everything from aprons to armwarmers, dresses to dressforms, hoodies to hats, and everything in between! If it fits in the Clothing: Completed Projects: General board and has a tutorial, [...]

Wear It This Weekend: 70′s Style Short Shorts

The fabulous cheera can show you how to make these cute little 70′s style short shorts! Perfect for these dog days of summer! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=179581.msg1867115#msg1867115 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in the comments!

Wear It This Weekend: DNA Earrings

So usually WITW is lots of sewn clothing…. but not today! Today is beaded nerdy jewelry! Mmmm.. biology. Mermaide spells out exactly how to make your own pair of amazing DNA earrings! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=161423.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in the [...]

Wear It This Weekend: T-shirt to Cardigan

I’m constantly on the lookout for a good cardigan. The perfect one seems so elusive! Luckily, hellagabrielle shared her tutorial for turning a regular too-big-t-shirt into a fabulous cardigan! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=207527.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in the comments!

Wear It This Weekend: Green Mini Dress

Need a cute little party dress in a hurry for the weekend? Well, schleybee can tell you how to turn four rectangles into this adorable little jersey mini dress! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=178828.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in the comments!

Wear It This Weekend: Little Black Pinafore

Can you believe this adorable little pinafore can be made with just four rectangles?! Just a little gathering and hemming and you’re good to go. Easy peasy! Stopthefacades gave really simple instructions for you to make your own. You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=107286.0 If you make one for this (or any other) [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Beaded Cuff

A few different gauges of wire and some beads and you can make a gorgeous cuff like this! Darcangel shared her tutorial for making this beaded cuff bracelet and makes it sound super easy! You can see the full thread (with tutorial) here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=24646.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Reconstructed Shrug

I put a lot of button down shirt reconstructions up on Wear it this Weekend, but that’s because they’re all so awesome! This particular recon is a popular one. Stopthefacades shared this Craftster classic back in ’05 and it’s still as good as ever 5 years later! Just a bit of cutting and hemming and [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Soda Can and Playing Card Brooch

After all these years on Craftster I still see new and interesting things every day! Like cocinero‘s totally unexpected brooches. He made them from soda cans and playing cards! Throw a safety pin and a little tape into the mix and you have yourself an great little brooch! You can see the full thread (with [...]

Wear It This Weekend: Reconstructed Denim Vest

This vest is adorable! My_butterfly made this cute vest from the pant legs of a pair of jeans, and she was nice enough to share a tutorial! You can see the full thread here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=250504.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in the comments!