Posts Tagged ‘pattern’

Tute Tuesday: Singlet Style Shopping Bag

It’s time to say goodbye to the paper or plastic bag debate. Instead of bringing those bags home, why not take a one of a kind tote with you. Whether you are grocery shopping on a Tuesday or thrifting on a Saturday, the Singlet Style Shopping Bag is perfect for all of your needs. Craftster […]

@Home This Weekend: Stylish Jacket For Your Pooch

This weekend, keep your pup warm in the snow with a brightly colored doggie jacket. This orange jacket by TheMistressT makes her dog Delia look a little like a pumpkin. It just seems right, then, that there’s a nice pumpkin leaf at the neck. Stylish and toasty warm! Save

Tute Tuesday: Bolster Pillows

Do you dream of creating a warm and welcoming space for yourself, friends and family? Turn those dreams into reality with BeaG’s tutorial for Bolster Pillows. You can make any size to fit your style and decor. These pillows are an excellent way to stash bust. You can customize them even more by adding embroidery. […]

Smitten with Mittens

It’s beginning to feel a lot like… winter. Time to try to dig out the hats, scarves, and mittens. And if you’re anything like me, you often manage to find mitten, singular. And that’s if I’m lucky. So heads up, southern hemisphere folks, you still have time to avoid this catastrophe and have gorgeous, new […]

Tute Tuesday: Tea Wallet

There is nothing better than afternoon tea. When things get stressful at work and you just need a break, tea is an excellent choice to calm you down. MissingWillow has the perfect way to keep your tea organized at your desk or in your bag with her tutorial for a Tea Wallet. This project is […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Amigurumi Bear

Now I know we’ve already shared another amigurumi pattern this year but who wouldn’t want one of these cuties? Wayuki shared her pattern for these adorable amigurumi anthropomorphic bears. They would be perfect tucked on top of any gift or in a stocking, or just wrapped up all by themselves! You can find the full […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Knit Sock Monkey Coffee Cozy

Have a coffee addict on your list? Or maybe a sock monkey addict!? This quick knit could make either happy. Ficklephonebug has shared her pattern for a sock monkey coffee cozy to throw over your to-go cup in the morning. Make them smile every morning when they see that cute monkey face! You can find […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Lace Bowl

Have a more traditional household on your list? Why not try your hand at this gorgeous crocheted lace bowl? This pattern is from the book Crochet Adorned by Linda Permann and was shared with us by our friends at Potter Craft. It’s made flat like a doily and then starched into shape. You can find […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Herringbone Poncho

Handknit gifts are impressive! This gorgeous poncho pattern by starlings is actually quite a simple knit that gives stunning results. Just a few increases and decreases in a couple of rectangles and you’ve got it! No one has to know it isn’t as difficult as they might think. You can see the full pattern here: […]

Free Cross-Stitch Coaster Pattern!

We’ve been seeing a lot of cross-stitch popping up in fresh, new patterns (the latest Martha Stewart anyone?). So we decided to put together this special Cross-Stitch for the Holidays book, with over 40 easy-to-stitch patterns. We even have a guide to get you started if you’re new to the craft. Enjoy our free pattern […]

Wear It This Weekend: Tons of Tutorials! Take your pick!

Today I’m not just giving you one tutorial, I’m giving you 374! Wow! We just released our very own tutorial list for the Clothing: General board. Everything from aprons to armwarmers, dresses to dressforms, hoodies to hats, and everything in between! If it fits in the Clothing: Completed Projects: General board and has a tutorial, […]

June 9, 2010 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by jungrrl. We hope you enjoy them! Totoro hand-painted t-shirt! by sophieangele Voodoo Chic ~IMG […]

Tute Tuesday: Little Crochet Bear

This quick little pattern by jovialj will make an adorable little bear. How can you resist that face? I think he (or she?) needs a friend! You had better make two. Or make three just to be on the safe side. To see this project on Craftster click here: To see related projects on […]

Bouquet Socks – Step by Step Tutorial

These “Bouquet Socks” are gorgeous! And PotterCraft has been kind enough to share the pattern for free on the Knitting Board. The pattern is from the new book, Toe-up Socks for Everybody. So go check out the thread and take advantage of their kindness by casting on! Check out all of Potter Craft’s other book […]

Wear it This Weekend: Convertible Crochet Hat/Cowl

I don’t think I’ve posted any crocheted items here on Wear it This Weekend, but since it’s National Crochet Month, I thought it would be the perfect opportunity to share this awesome crochet pattern! AprilDraven made this simple pattern that can be used as a cowl or a hat! You can see the full thread […]