Posts Tagged ‘fabric’

Tute Tuesday: Easy No-Sew Halloween Bunting

Halloween is approaching and as crafty peeps we know the importance of getting started early. MareMare has created a very easy and fun No Sew Halloween Bunting that takes your space from drab to fab. Using scraps of fabric and twine, her tutorial will show you how to make a bunting that will make your […]

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 […]

Save Your Place

I have to admit that I do read a great number of books on my iPad. However, I still really enjoy reading an actual book. There’s just something about the feel of it. Plus, there’s the opportunity to have a pretty bookmark to save your place! I have a collection of bookmarks, many of which […]

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: Fabric Headband

There are some days when styling your hair just isn’t going to happen. You have better things to do with you time than standing in front of a mirror teasing your hair to the highest point. Save time and hairspray with a Fabric Headband. Mclied shares their tutorial for a quick and easy Fabric Headband […]

Bee Crafty

What’s the buzz today? Bees! Bees are so important in pollinating the many plants that feed us. Bonus: crafts made with the images of bees are as sweet as honey. For example, there’s this beautiful fused glass dish by fancybutch. The yellow background makes this bee silhouette pop! Ludi stitched up this charming applique bee […]

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! 🙂

Tute Tuesday: Mini Coin Purse

Got a few coins jingling around in your pocket? Carry that mad cash in style with CraftCouturebyTC’s tutorial for a Mini Coin Purse. This tutorial is easy to follow with step by step photo instructions. It is an excellent way to stash bust those little bits of fabric you have laying around from your last […]

How to Make No Sew Silhouette Pillows

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill will teach you how to make no-sew silhouette pillows! Make a fun and functional pillow with a silhouette of your loved one with fusible tape and fabric glue.

Handmade Gift Ideas: Fabric Calendar

A calendar is a great gift, but why waste all the paper by buying new year after year? Make this gorgeous fabric calendar to be reused again and again! There are no in progress pictures with this tutorial so it may be best for those with sewing experience! You can see it here: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=294536.0 For […]

Fiber Thursday: Dyeing Fabric with Snow!

I’m writing this in advance so I’m not sure if it’s snowed lately but I hope so! I love snow! I’m always amazed by ptarmic_wumpus‘ creations and this technique is equally amazing to me! I had NO idea you could use snow to dye fabric. It creates beautiful abstract patterns that would be wonderful for […]

Wear It This Weekend: Yo-yo Necklace

This has to be the prettiest set of yo-yos I’ve ever seen! Sadsilver has posted this gorgeous yo-yo neckace and a wonderful and easy to follow tutorial. You can make your own necklace with the full tutorial here: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=323223.0 If you make one for this (or any other) weekend, let me know in the comments!

Tute Tuesday: Summer Dress

najaorama teaches us how to make a summer dress in no time at all. I am absolutely convinced that even a novice seamstress (like myself!) could make this dress. With a few yards of fabric, a bit of colorful ribbon and a sewing machine, you are well on your way creating an adorable dress for […]

Manic Monday: Scrappy Square Quilt Top

This quilt is already epic and it’s not even done yet! The quilt top was made by KatherineEmma in an effort to use up all of her fabric scraps. The tiny pieces, the sheer size of the top (roughly 8 feet by 6 feet!), the math involved in getting those tiny squares to all fit […]

Tute Tuesday: How to Make a Messenger Bag

Today’s Tute Tuesday features a full tutorial for making a messenger bag with zippered divider. kategirl provided photos of the entire process to make the project just a bit easier, too! Later in the thread, queenxxxdee shares her results from the same tutorial. It’s fun to see how fabric can change the entire feel of […]