Archive for the ‘Craftster Project Ideas and Tutorials’ Category

Tute Tuesday: Candy Wrapper Bracelet

The school year is coming to an end and you are looking for a fun craft to keep the kids occupied on a summer day. Why not try your hand at crafting a Candy Wrapper Bracelet. Rckfella shares her tutorial that is packed with pictures and easy to follow. They are simple to make and […]

Meatless Monday: Banana Cream Pie Cupcakes

Memorial weekend is the unofficial start to summer. Celebrate the holiday with a backyard BBQ. Invite neighbors and friends over for a bit of grilling and outdoor games. You can solidify your status as the best summer hostess when you serve guests Banana Cream Pie Cupcakes. Craftster member Ezri_B shares their recipe that is easy […]

Tute Tuesday: Wrap Skirt

Let’s hear it for warm weather. It is about time! The sun has finally decided to show its beautiful face! Add a little color and sunshine to your wardrobe with Cmarion3’s tutorial for a Wrap Skirt. The pattern is easy to follow and does not require master seamstress skills. It is the perfect skirt for […]

Meatless Monday: Naan Pizza

For some reason every time I have Naan with my dinner I end up with one piece left over. It eventually is thrown out because I forget about it. I hate wasting food! What’s a girl to do? Instead of letting that delicious bread go stale, I started making Naan Pizza with a simple recipe […]

Tute Tuesday: Simple Pop-Up Card

Did you know that your mom keeps all the cards you have given her throughout the years? I bet if you ask her right now she will pull out a shoe box that is full of wonderful mementos. Her favorite gifts and cards are the ones that you made for her. Keep up that crafting […]

Meatless Monday: Caramel Apple French Toast

Mother’s Day is this Sunday and there is no better way to show your mom that you care than with a home-cooked meal. Start her day off right with a fabulous breakfast in bed starring aucuns_soins’ Caramel Apple French Toast. This recipe is easy yet decadent. The apples add the right amount of sweet to […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Embroidery Hoop Wreaths

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches us how to create gorgeous embroidery hoop wreaths! Floral embroidery hoop wreaths make great gifts (hint hint, Mother’s Day is Sunday!)! 🙂 Happy Crafting!

Tute Tuesday: Hogwarts Scratch Cards

Have a chore that needs to be done? Maybe a party that is coming up? What about ideas for date night? Make daily activities fun with Hogwarts Scratch Cards from Craftster member Patty-o_Furniture. While her cards are specific for Harry Potter, yours can be any image you like such as unicorns, hearts, or rainbows. Scratch […]

Meatless Monday: Rent Week Rice Dish

Ugh! Rent week is upon us! The first of the month can be tough on our budgets but that doesn’t mean we need to miss eating a good meal. Craftster member Gravity shares their recipe for a tasty Rent Week Rice Dish that is full of flavor and easy on your wallet. If you are […]

Tute Tuesday: Scrappy Hearts

There is no better time than right now to tell that special person you have a crush on them. What are you waiting for? A tutorial? Cmarion3 has you covered with her Scrappy Heart tutorial. This craft is perfect for stash busting those little scraps of fabric you have left over from past projects. No […]

Meatless Monday: Avocado Radish Goat Cheese Sandwich

Stuck in a boring sandwich world? Is lunchtime bland? Spice up your midday meal with a delicious Avocado Radish Goat Cheese Sandwich from Craftster founder Leah. This sammy has everything that you will love; it’s super easy to make and avocado. Don’t turn your nose up at radishes! They offer just the right amount of […]

Tute Tuesday: Postage Stamp Cards

Postage stamps are like mini works of art. They represent every aspect of life from pop culture to beautiful destinations. If you are like me, you love saving the this little slips of paper in hopes that you will use them in a craft project one day. Phizzychick’s tutorial for Postage Stamp Cards is a […]

Meatless Monday: Biryani Masala Spice Mix

Who is extra spicy? You are! You are sassy, saucy and yes…very very spicy. You need food that shares the same amount of pizzazz that you do. Lucky for us, craftylittlemonkey is bringing the heat with her recipe for Biryani Masala Spice Mix. Add this mix to just about any food and take it from […]

Tute Tuesday: Patchwork Drawstring Bag

It’s time to say goodbye to snowy winter and hello to sunny spring. Put away those scarves and pull out those flip-flops. Grab your favorite on the go craft, a towel, those fabulous pair of shades because we are heading outside to the park. Carry your goodies around in your one of a kind Patchwork […]

Meatless Monday: Raspberry Pavlova

Life is short; eat dessert first. Don’t wait around for the good stuff to happen, just dive right into the happiness! Craftster member Ezri_B shares their little piece of fluffy heaven with a recipe for Raspberry Pavlova. This light and airy dessert is decadent without going overboard. Use fresh fruit or frozen, depending on the […]