Posts Tagged ‘autumn’

Behold, The Acorn

Now that we’re deep into autumn, I can hardly take a walk without stepping on acorns. They’re everywhere! It just seemed fitting this week to highlight some projects inspired by, or made with, acorns. I had to start with this adorable embroidered piece featuring an acorn cap. Using an original illustration, the_bees_knees brought this to […]

Ah, fall!

Fall is here! Fall is here! The leaves have all fallen off the trees and now the dog is tracking them into the house left and right. Fun! I will just stare at this lovely TM Patch by craftADDchick and fondly remember when the leaves were on the trees and there was no raking to […]

Party with a Pumpkin Challenge Winner: Floral Pumpkin Centerpiece

The Craft Challenge for the Occasions Board was Party with a Pumpkin! The challenge was to take a decorate a pumpkin. You can carve it, create a monster or make a mad diorama. The only requirement is that the pumpkin can not be fake. No foam or plastic pumpkins! Our winning entry was created by […]

Tute Tuesday: Edible Thanksgiving Centerpiece

Does anyone really want to sit at the kid’s table? It’s sticky! Let Craftster member StevenJames show you how to turn the table that no one wants to go near, to the spot where everyone will want to hang out, with their tutorial for an Edible Thanksgiving Centerpiece. This super easy centerpiece is fun for […]

Dressing for Fall

September is wrapping up and we’re heading into fall. Time to bring out your cool weather wardrobe: all the beautiful yellows and oranges…let’s put together an outfit for the changing season! Let’s start with this beautiful hand knit sweater by mamaedgar. Not only is the burnt orange the perfect fall color, but the asymmetrical closure […]

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! 🙂

@Home This Weekend: Frugal Floral Wreath

This weekend, make a bright floral wreath and decorate your front door. brightshadows purchased the faux flowers from a Dollar Store, so this project is economical as well as beautiful! Save Save

It’s Fall, Y’all!

Seems like fall took its own sweet time getting here this year, but now that cooler weather has finally arrived and the days are getting shorter, I think we can agree that we’re finally out of summer. How about some crafts to celebrate the change! These adorable sprytes, made by treasures_Of_Albion, are wearing their fall […]

Falling for Fall

phoenixfiredesigns is getting us in a festive fall mood with this gorgeous leaf pendant. She actually made it for a Craftster swap, too. Her partner is so lucky! 🙂 Fall wouldn’t be completed without a stunning, homemade apple pie and najaorama has just the recipe for us. Cinnamon, lemon zest, butter… all of the good […]

Falling Leaves

Now that it’s September, I’m seeing signs that summer’s heat is waning, and fall is starting to move in. Hooray! Bring on those cooler nights and beautiful fall color! Here’s a preview of some beautiful fall crafts. LimeRiot stitched up this beautiful hoopla, celebrating the rich colors of Autumn. I love her use of color, […]

Autumn Leaves

I found so many beautiful fall crafts this week that I had to spotlight a few of them. Here are some wonderful crafts using colorful autumn leaves as inspiration. I love the fall! Now if we could only get a little cooler weather going where I live!   Padester used stiff double-sided fusible interfacing that […]

Orange You Glad It’s Fall?

If there’s one thing I love about the fall, it’s the rich color palette of fall leaves. My personal favorite of these colors is orange. While it’s technically not fall for a couple more weeks, I’m excited to see fall colors appearing in the stores. Bring on the orange!  I love the linework and the […]

Awesome Autumn/Halloween Swap Galleries

One of my favorite things about Craftster is the many craft swaps that take place. I love to make something for my partner, and receive wonderful crafts in return. There are always lots of swaps to choose from. I’m always looking in the galleries for inspiration, and since I love Halloween, I’ve been keeping track […]

Falling For Autumn

There are signs that the heat is breaking where I live, so I can’t help but think of fall! I can’t wait to pull out my jeans and sweaters,  and enjoy the cooler weather. I can’t wait for the leaves to turn. I love the fall!  It was this wall hanging by LimeRiot that inspired […]

How to Make Faux Pumpkin Crafts and Centerpieces

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill shows you how to take the foam pumpkins you used for Halloween and make them the star of your fall table! With just some paint, napkins, and maybe even some glitter, you can give new life to those faux pumpkins!