Archive for the ‘Tute Tuesday’ Category

Tute Tuesday: Color Splash Feathers

Are you itching to try a new craft? Why not spread your wings and try rockingbearranch’s tutorial for Color Splash Feathers. Using a very simple dye technique she creates beautiful feathers that can be used in a wide variety of projects. Rockingbearranch uses discarded feathers from her chickens, but you can find supplies online or […]

Tute Tuesday: Plastic Bottle Lanterns

Don’t toss that plastic bottle! Save it to make a beautiful Plastic Bottle Lantern. Craftster member cold.dinner share their tutorial for taking every day trash and turning it into something not only swanky, but also functional. Using a little glue, duct and ingenuity, you can create lanterns that are useful any time of the year. […]

Tute Tuesday: Gift Bags from Newspaper

You spent a lot of time crafting the perfect gift for that someone special. You know that presentation is important so don’t settle for just any wrapping paper. Rackycoo shares her tutorial for whimsical Gift Bags from Newspaper that takes recycling to a new level. These bags can also be used to tote your lunch […]

Tute Tuesday: Pleated Scrap Bag

Creating pleats doesn’t have to be intimidating when you use BoatsandSew’s tutorial for a Pleated Scrap Bag. Using bits of leftover fabric you can sew a one of a kind purse that will be the envy of every fashionista. While this project does take some sewing skills, it is in no way difficult for the […]

Tute Tuesday: Scrap Buster Small Bag

Let’s face it, as crafty people we have a hard time letting go of small scraps. Who knows, we might just need them for a future project. Today is the day for us to laugh in the face of everyone who said to throw away those small pieces of ribbon and fabric thanks to craftylittlemonkey’s […]

Tute Tuesday: Mini Messenger Bag

School is back in session for so many of our Craftster members. Head back to class in style with Ickl_1‘s Mini Messenger Bag. This purse may seem tiny but it can hold a lot of stuff. It makes the perfect lunchbox for older kids (including you!) or a small tote for the little brother or […]

Tute Tuesday: 3 Ring Binder Pencil Case

As much as we don’t want to admit it, summer is slowly winding down and we are gearing up for a new school year. Be the head of your class with a fresh and funky Pencil Case for your 3 ring binder from Craftster member LauPre. Using fabric scraps and just a few pieces of […]

Tute Tuesday: Mini Indoor Plant

How are you at growing indoor plants? Is your thumb more brown than green? Never fear! Craftylittlemonkey has the solutions to your plant woes. Her tutorial for a Mini Indoor Plant is not only over the top cute, but it also allows you to enjoy greenery without all the hassle. This little guy is perfect […]

Tute Tuesday: Giant Granny Square Blanket

My husband and I just learned to crochet. We have taken a few classes together and are now ready to venture out on our own. I have been trying to find patterns that are not only easy, but something we can use or give as a gift. Mistress Jennie’s pattern for a Giant Granny Square […]

Tute Tuesday: Fabric Paper

Are you one of those people who can not throw out scraps of fabric? Who knows, you might need that tiny piece for a project at a later time. Well, that time is now! Craftster member PurpleHeather shares their tutorial for Fabric Paper that will turn those bits and pieces into eclectic paper that can […]

Tute Tuesday: Harry Potter Lumos Wand

Every summer in July San Diego is the place to be for all things pop culture. Comic Con is fast approaching and you will need to muster up all your magic to navigate the massive waves of people that surround you. Craftster member kiss-chasing has the perfect wand for any spell you need to cast. […]

Tute Tuesday: Silverware Pouch

What are your planning for this July 4th? A backyard BBQ? What about a relaxing camping trip? No matter what your plans are this holiday, take that outdoor party up a notch with this very simple, yet festive Silverware Pouch from HillCityBride. These pouches can be customized for any event. They are a beautiful addition […]

Tute Tuesday: Crochet Face Scrubbies

Did you know that I have the best husband in the entire world. For the past two weeks we have taken crochet class together. It was so much fun! He is doing much better than I am and needless to say, he has won over the heart of our teacher. We are both hooked (ha, […]

Tute Tuesday: Flower Crown

The Summer Solstice is coming up this week. Welcome its arrival with dancing, outdoor celebrations and crowning yourself queen of summer with 11denson’s tutorial for a Flower Crown. This project represents everything wonderful about summer by using what nature has to offer. Make several in different sizes for your favorite maidens. If allergies have a […]

Tute Tuesday: Passport Wallet

Adventure is out there! It’s time to move out of your comfort zone and discover new things. You do not want to worry about your passport and travel itinerary when you are trekking through the great outdoors. Craftster member CraftyCarrie shares her tutorial for a simple Passport Wallet that will hold all of your paperwork. […]