Archive for the ‘Craftster Project Ideas and Tutorials’ Category

Tute Tuesday: Cupcake Bath Bombs

As cold weather and the holidays approach, it is important to take care of ourselves. There is no better way to treat yourself than with a nice hot soak in the tub while reading your favorite book or magazine. Craftster member SimplyOrganic share their recipe and tips for making these adorable Cupcake Bath Bombs. They […]

Meatless Monday: Semlor aka Swedish Cream Buns

Looking for a different dessert to serve this holiday season? Why not try your hand at baking Semlor aka Swedish Cream Buns. While this delight is usually served before Lent; we can guarantee they will not be turned down any time of the year. A big thanks to Craftster member Avlan. She has translated her […]

Tute Tuesday: Fabric Snail

It is so much fun to find new ways to scrap bust pieces of fabric. Craftylittlemonkey shares her tutorial for a Fabric Snail that is not only easy make but will help you use up those last bits and pieces of supplies. Create several of these little guys for a nature themed party. You can […]

Meatless Monday: Savory Veggie Stuffed Flaky Pastries

Looking for a portable treat that you can drop in your lunchbox and eat on the go? Check out craftylittlmonkey’s recipe for Savory Veggie Stuffed Flaky Pastries. These little gems are easy to cook and assemble. You can add seasonal veggies to the mix for a truly unique taste. They also make great appetizers for […]

Craftster Quickie: How to Make Picture Frame Napkins

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make beautiful, upcycled napkin rings! Happy Crafting!

Tute Tuesday: Skeleton Leggings

It’s almost Halloween and you are still looking for the perfect costume. Don’t fret my little ghoul! There is still time to pull off something epic. Anrondeau share their tutorial for Skeleton Leggings that are easy and fast to create. Using bleach to craft a skeleton-like effect on clothing may seem stressful but if anyone […]

Meatless Monday: Crispy Chickpeas with Potatoes and Eggs

Can we all admit that we love brunch? There is nothing better than breakfast and lunch together on a Sunday. Add a mimosa, a few of your besties and you have the recipe for the best day ever. Craftster member MareMare is an excellent cook and loves to share her tips for planning the perfect […]

Tute Tuesday: Movable Purple People Eater ATC

Artist Trading Cards (ATC) are so neat. They are little works of art that can be displayed in so many different ways. Craftster member Mountains and Clouds take their ATC to a new level with a Movable Purple People Eater. Who knew monsters could be so cute? This little guy is a great way to […]

Meatless Monday: The Un-Meatball

Are you all about comfort food? When the weather gets cooler there is nothing better than snuggling with your favorite person or animal and enjoying a good full meal. Craftster member HollyLynne shares her recipe for Un-Meatballs that will tickle your tastebuds and leave your tummy happy. This is a very basic recipe that can […]

Tute Tuesday: Magic Wands

We all want a little magic in our lives. Craftster member CMarion3 knows exactly what you need to spread a little joy. Her tutorial for a Magic Wands are easy to craft and can be personalized with ribbons and other charms. They are fun favors for a variety of events and parties. CMarion3 is making […]

Meatless Monday: Golden Apple Cornbread

Do you ever wing a recipe? You saw it in a cartoon once, and know you can pull it off. You don’t have everything you need but it doesn’t matter, you can still make something interesting. Sometimes those experiments can go horribly, horribly wrong but other times they are delicious. Take craftylittlemonkey’s recipe for Golden […]

Tute Tuesday: Tiny Haunted House

Decorating for Halloween doesn’t have to be big and over the top. Craftster member Rackyoo shares her tutorial for a Tiny Haunted House that has all the scares but in fun size. This adorable haunted scene is perfect for a tabletop or desk. It has the right amount of Halloween for any space. You can […]

Meatless Monday: Fried Cheese Curds

I have a confession. I love fair food. You know, food that you get at the state fair? No matter what it is, if you batter it up and fry it, I can guarantee that it will taste amazing. To get that fair food taste without leaving my home I use LovelyMiss’ recipe for Fried […]

Tute Tuesday: Easy Fancy Cape

You are amazing. You need an outfit that shows off how fancy you are. Craftster member Lothruin shares her tutorial for this Easy Fancy Cape that can be used not only at Halloween, but all year long. This cape goes great with a dress, skirt or pants. While this piece of outerwear is red, you […]

Craft Challenge #125 Announced – DIY Halloween Costumes!

Craft Challenge #125 – DIY Halloween Costumes 2018, has been announced! Your challenge this month is to show off your handmade Halloween costume!! Entries are due November 1 – 8, 2018. Read all of the challenge details here. 😀