Archive for the ‘Craftster Project Ideas and Tutorials’ Category

Tute Tuesday: Sweatshirt Blazer

Weather in autumn can be a bit weird. In the morning it is chilly and in the afternoon it heats up. You are either freezing or roasting. Craftster member craftADD totally gets your dilemma and has created a tutorial for a Sweatshirt Blazer that will keep you warm and stylish on those chilly mornings. This […]

Meatless Monday: No Boil Mac and Cheese

I am staring out my window watching the rain fall. It is slightly chilly so I wrap myself up in my favorite blanket and just watch the rain…then it hits. HUNGER PAINS! I’m starving and need some good comfort food that goes along with my cool autumn day. Craftster member txweekendchef hears my cries and […]

Tute Tuesday: Suit Jacket Purse

Do you have an old suit jacket that is too small or maybe so out of style that it will never be back in fashion again? Don’t throw that it away. Kokoleo will show you how to take that old tweed jacket and make a funky and functional Suit Jacket Purse. This purse can be […]

Meatless Monday: Roasted Yam and Chard Tacos

TACOS! Now that I have your attention, let’s discuss one of the most simple yet delicious foods out there…the taco. There is nothing more satisfying than a few of these tasty treats in your belly. Craftster member mamaedgar shares her take on this popular dish with a recipe for Roasted Yam and Chard Tacos. Even […]

Tute Tuesday: Liquid Starch Paper Marbling

Sure emails and texts are quick, but there is something about getting a card in the mail that just makes people smile. Sending a one of a kind card to a good friend will let them know how much you truly care about them. The card is meant just for them and there is not […]

Meatless Monday: Summer Vegetable Tian

Don’t be so quick to say goodbye to summer. There are still summer veggies waiting to be eaten up. Craftster member MareMare once again wows us with her delicious recipes. This time around she uses up the last of her bounty and serves up Summer Vegetable Tian. What is Tian? It is a dish of […]

Tute Tuesday: Solid Perfume Locket

Are you stressed out? Will a few whiffs of your favorite scent calm your nerves? Craftster member Missing Willow’s tutorial for a Solid Perfume Locket allows you to look fashionable and smell great at the same time. Make several for day, night and seasonal use. These lockets are a fun project for a make and […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Fabric Pumpkins

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make fabulous fabric pumpkins! Glam? Rustic? Halloween? What’s your fabric pumpkin style? When you make some, be sure to post them, so we can feature you! 🙂

Meatless Monday: Raspberry Sizzurp Topped Kale Salad Recipe

Just because summer is fading away doesn’t mean that you have to say goodbye to delicious salads and veggies. Craftster member Rockingbearranch shares her recipe for Raspberry Sizzurp Topped Kale Salad that can be eaten through the late days of summer and into the early winter. Even those who aren’t fans of kale will love […]

Tute Tuesday: Storage Jar Labels

It’s the end of summer and for gardeners like myself that means canning season. Of course I make too much and I inevitably give the extra jars to family and friends. Being a crafter, I don’t want to just give them a plain jar. I need to add some flair. LesliesHappyHeart shares her tutorial for […]

Meatless Monday: Peanut Butter Truffle Brownies

Whew! It is only Monday and I’m ready for the weekend. Mama needs a treat! Mistress Jennie is here to rescue me with her recipe for Peanut Butter Truffle Brownies. These little treats are packed full of flavor and will bring a smile to any face. She uses coconut milk not only for the brownies, […]

Tute Tuesday: Coral Bead Bracelet

Are you having a hard time saying goodbye to summer? Never let that summer beach feeling go with alohamom2three’s tutorial for a Coral Beaded Bracelet. This project proves that, even though the bracelet is elegant and looks complicated, it can easily be created thanks to step-by-step instructions and pictures. If you are more of forest […]

Meatless Monday: Charred Jalapeno Corn Salsa

One of my favorite things about this time of year is all the fresh produce available at the farmer’s market and the grocery store. Unfortunately, I can never think of what do with all those yummy vegetables. Craftster member MareMare saves the day with her recipe for Charred Jalapeno Corn Salsa. This dish is easy […]

Tute Tuesday: Apple Cozy

Feel that? Something is different. You know what it is…back to school time! Heading back to school doesn’t have to be a bummer when you make lunch time fun time with Caselita’s tutorial for an Apple Cozy. Sure it is silly, but it is just what the kiddos need during a rough school day. These […]

Meatless Monday: German Pancake

I love Sunday. Some people hate it. The dread of Monday making an appearance, rushing around trying to get everything done; it is enough to bring on a panic attack. Sunday is a day of rest for me. I get up, have coffee, fix a nice big breakfast and just relax. WitchCatXeen gets me. She […]