Posts Tagged ‘felt’

Gamer Wednesday: Pokemon DS Case

Who wouldn’t want a Nintendo DS case to match their favorite game! Animeariesgirl made her very own Pokedex to store her DS and Pokemon games. Something all good Pokemon trainers need! You can see the full thread here: You can see more great crafts by viewing the DS Case tag.

Gamer Wednesday: Cooking Mama Apron

It’s almost time to post your crafts in Craft Challenge 55! In honor of our amazing prize package from the makers of Cooking Mama it’s a Cooking Mama apron! Crafterbation made some awesome and complex appliques to show Mama when she’s… “less than happy”! You can see the full thread here: You can see […]

Crafty Music Video: They Might Be Giants – Why is the Sun Shining?

I dare you to not get this song stuck in your head! It’s sooo catchy and cute AND scientific! Pretty much perfect in my opinion. It’s actually a cover of a song from the 1960’s done by They Might Be Giants, who’ve recently started releasing albums specifically marketed toward kids, though apparently they’ve been singing […]

Fuzzy Felted Cupcakes – Step by Step Tutorial

These fuzzy little cupcakes are happy candy for the eyes! The tutorial will teach you how to make a charming cupcake centerpiece from wool roving and supplies you probably already have in your craft stash. The finished project is a fun conversation piece for your coffee table, a party, or a thoughtful housewarming gift for […]

Fiber Thursday: Felt “painting”

I love everything about this piece: the colors, the texture, the design… piskie-mishkie is debating on whether to make a pillow from it or keep it as a wall hanging. That’s a tough one. I think I’d have to hang it; what a great focal piece it would be. Thanks for sharing, piskie-mishkie! This is […]

Mongolian Felt Video

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… Thanks to our very own moderator of fiber-y goodness, Jane Doe, I have now seen what is probably the strangest and trippiest crafting video out there! Here’s a brief description (set to music) of how to make “Mongolian Felt”. Via Craftzine.


I bet you’re wondering what this is. Well, I’ll tell ya.

I can’t really make fun of IT if I don’t know what IT is…

Take a stab at it. What do you think this is supposed to be? Am I missing something, because nothing is coming to mind. It’s described as: This unique hand felted Cafetiere Coffee cosy is made with just merino wool, soap and water combined with time and energy! Hand felted and seamless it is made […]

Fiber Thursday: The Nightmare Before Christmas

This week on Fiber Thursday we have this fun flat felted wall hanging of The Nightmare Before Christmas, made by the awesomely talented krissykat. It would be a great gift for a Burton fanatic, or a holiday decoration from Halloween right through New Year! Thanks for sharing, krissykat! To see the full project click here.

Tute Tuesday: How to Make a Covered Tape Measure

This week on Tute Tuesday we have a lovely little covered tape measure/tape measure cozy shared with us by graced It’s a great way to give your sewing supplies and extra dose of pretty, or a little gift for a friend or loved one who loves to sew. It’s adaptable to virtually endless styles and […]

Tute Tuesday: How to Make a Craft Fair Banner

Craftster Community Manager, Jungrrl, created this awesome felt banner to use in the Craftster booth at various craft fairs and events. It made its debut at a very rainy Renegade Craft Fair in Chicago last summer, and it was hit! Most recently it was spotted at the Craftster/Standard Recording party at SXSW in Austin, Texas! […]

Challenge #18 Winner

Craft Challenge #18 – Felt Inanimate Objects – has just ended and as you’d expect from Craftster, the entries were jaw dropping! You can see all the entries here: The winning entry was gerrijo’s felt Japanese Bento Box! Other big vote-getters were… 3… 2… 1… Blast off!! Scale Felt Model of the Space Shuttle by […]

Don’t Neglect Your iPod

Want to know what’s currently the most popular thread in the Knitting: Completed Projects board? It’s the iPod Cozy thread! Here are some of my favorite knit and crochet iPod Cozies on the Craftster Forum: felted cozy by LAWebChick crocheted cozy by kdka stripey cozy by skittermagoo good and evil cozies by meexie muppet cozy […]