Archive for the ‘Craftster Project Ideas and Tutorials’ Category

Tute Tuesday: Cons to Mary Janes

I have a pair of sneakers in my closet that are in desperate need of a makeover. Don’t get me wrong, I love them, but for some reason, they just don’t look cute on my feet. Craftster member Object001 has a solution to my shoe dilemma with her tutorial for Cons to Mary Janes. This […]

Meatless Monday: Bananas Foster Butter

Have you tried Bananas Foster before? It is a decadent treat involving fire, bananas and ice cream. What more could you ask for? While catching your food on fire and eating ice cream is a treat; it might not be the thing you can do every day and you can’t eat it on toast or […]

Tute Tuesday: Neapolitan Ice Cream Scrub

You just got invited to the biggest pool party of the season. You have the perfect swim suit, your beach curls are to die for, but oh lordy, look at those legs! Sweetheart! You need to polish those things up! Don’t cry sweetie! Craftster member EmmyFNWL has just what you need with her tutorial for […]

Meatless Monday: Pepper Jack Cheese Sauce

How many of you binge watch TV shows? It’s okay, I won’t judge you. We won’t talk about my Murder She Wrote binge weekend. While you are catching up on your favorite program, you need a tasty treat that keeps you satisfied and helps you stay full for all seven seasons of Pretty Little Liars. […]

Tute Tuesday: Handspun Recycled Newspaper

What do you do with the Sunday paper after you read it? Do you throw it in the recycling? Stop that! Instead of throwing that paper away, why not make Handspun Recycle Newspaper “Yarn”. Craftster member frankierevolver shares her tutorial for taking an everyday newspaper and turning it into a product that you can use […]

Meatless Monday: Dairy Free Coconut Watermelon Ice Cream

Whew! Baby! It is H-O-T! This girl needs to be cooled off. My good friend and awesome Craftster member, MareMare shares her recipe for a big bowl of frozen yum, also known as, Dairy Free Coconut Watermelon Ice Cream. This dish is so easy to make and if watermelon isn’t your thing, you can use […]

Tute Tuesday: Crochet and Knitting Hook Needle Roll

Pack your bags! We are going to the beach! Sun on our faces, waves splashing our toes, sand in our crochet…all of the things that make summer memorable. Keep your crochet and knitting tools safe from the elements with Craftster member Pottermouth’s tutorial for a Crochet and Knitting Hook Needle Roll. This is a great […]

Meatless Monday: Watermelon Shark

Are you ready for your July 4th picnic? What about shark week? Why not tackle both special occasions with a Watermelon Shark! Sweets4ever shows off her carving skills, with the help of Craftster’s Quickies, to create a fun centerpiece that you can eat. Kids of all ages will love this tasty colorful treat. If sharks […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Dyed Picnic Sets

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make beautiful, custom-dyed picnic sets! These sets would make wonderful housewarming gifts or, of course, just make a set for yourself! 🙂

Tute Tuesday: Tiny Gift Bag Pouch

How is your garden doing? Do you have an abundance of tomatoes, lettuce, and zucchini? Don’t let those veggies go to waste. Why not share them to your friends and neighbors. Instead of just handing them a bunch of food, pack up those beauties in a Tiny Gift Bag Pouch from aspenwall. No fruits and […]

Meatless Monday: Quinoa Stuffed Onions

Anyone can add a little stuffing to a bell pepper but for extra flavor, onions are where it’s at. Craftster member HSG shares her recipe for Quinoa Stuffed Onions that is a new taste to an old recipe. The sweetness of the onion compliments the quiona without overpowering. You can cook up a large batch […]

Tute Tuesday: Ribbon Ice Cream Cone

You scream! I scream! We all scream for ice cream! Craftster member Crafty247 shares her tutorial for this adorable Ribbon Ice Cream Cone that can be attached to a pin, a barrette or a dress for a little added summer accessory. While this tutorial is for a something on a smaller scale, why not go […]

Meatless Monday: Mojito Fruit Salad

Hey friend! Who is ready to join me in the backyard for some sunshine and a little snack? Kick off your flip flops and grab a seat while I make you my delicious Mojito Fruit Salad. You can make this salad in the morning and, because of the lime juice, it will last for days […]

Tute Tuesday: Toilet Paper Roll Totebag

Yahoo! School is out for summer! Time to head to the beach and enjoy some fun in the sun. Carry your summer essentials in style with Limeriot’s easy to follow Toilet Paper Printed Bag. This tutorial uses an everyday household item, a toilet paper roll, to create one of a kind designs. While this bag […]

Meatless Monday: Eccentric Hummus

It’s 3:00 in the afternoon and your stomach is yelling at you. “FEED ME,” it says. Sure you could go to the vending machine down the hall but a bag of chips won’t satisfy your hunger. You need something with substance, something with taste. Craftster member Kala hears your plea and shares with you her […]