Posts Tagged ‘embroidery hoop’

Thinking Outside The Hoopla

Embroidery hoops make great frames for embroidery projects, but what happens when your art is too big for a hoop to contain? You think outside the hoopla, of course! luckdragon created this portrait of her daughter entitled “Big Scarf“, and I think you can see why. That cozy scarf busts right outside the hoop! A […]

It’s Beginning to Look Like…Halloween!

Spooky projects of all sorts are starting to pop up on Craftster, and that can only mean one thing: Halloween is coming! Here are a few of the most recent posts to grace the Halloween board. Normally, a putz house would signify Christmas, but this little glittered beauty by pottermouth seems to be haunted! A […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Embroidery Hoop Plates

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make beautiful embroidery hoop plates to decorate your home.

Bibliocrafting: Book Hoops

Embroidered hoops are a great way to display a favorite book, whether you use a quotation, a scene, a symbol, or a general statement about books. Check out some of the ways our Craftsters have immortalized books in the medium of hoops: Bastet_blue embroidered this beaded Smaug hoop, with a bit of very good advice […]

Gamer Wednesday: Super Mario Embroidery

Sometimes it isn’t what you stitch but what you DON’T stitch that makes all the difference. The silhouettes of Princess Peach, Luigi, Mario, and Toad with tons of french knots all around seem like they might just jump right off the hoop! You can see the full thread for this project by tarmine626 here: […]

Gamer Wednesday: Skyrim Embroidery

What do you do when you’re an embroiderer who has become a Skyrim widow? Make a hoop! Oceansoul‘s embroidery hoop is a perfect mash-up of gaming and crafting, all in one hilarious quote. You can see the full thread here: You can see more great crafts by viewing the Skyrim tag.

Gamer Wednesday: Kirby’s Epic Yarn

A couple of my friends who aren’t on Craftster recommended this game for Gamer Wednesday and you know what? It’s perfect! Kirby’s Epic Yarn is filled with crafty goodness! Troublet thought so too. She created this adorable Kirby’s Epic Yarn embroidery hoop! You can see the full thread here: You can see more great […]

Decorating with Embroidery Hoops

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… I always stumble across beautiful and inexpensive decor made from embroidery hoops. First, I was in love with this living room decor by fnur. Then it was these random splashes of colorful hoops from aif the waif. Now, my true love has been discovered! This amazing nursery has embroidery […]

Home Sweet Home: Embroidery Hoop Wall Art

With a few embroidery hoops, some fabric and a blank wall, you can make a quick and easy focal art piece for your living space. fnur posted these photos of her project, the tutorial and a fabulous hug with her dog (obviously a necessity for happy crafting!). Change the fabric with the seasons, your decor […]