Posts Tagged ‘Summer’

Meatless Monday: Popsicles!

Whew! It’s getting H-O-T! Summer is in full blast and the temperatures are rising! Cool yourself off this July with tasty Fresh Fruit Popsicles from the very awesome Sweets4ever. This recipe is so simple and can be altered for any fruit in season. You will feel okay giving the kids these tasty treats. No artificial […]

Tute Tuesday: Flower Crown

The Summer Solstice is coming up this week. Welcome its arrival with dancing, outdoor celebrations and crowning yourself queen of summer with 11denson’s tutorial for a Flower Crown. This project represents everything wonderful about summer by using what nature has to offer. Make several in different sizes for your favorite maidens. If allergies have a […]

Tute Tuesday: Ribbon Ice Cream Cone

You scream! I scream! We all scream for ice cream! Craftster member Crafty247 shares her tutorial for this adorable Ribbon Ice Cream Cone that can be attached to a pin, a barrette or a dress for a little added summer accessory. While this tutorial is for a something on a smaller scale, why not go […]

Tute Tuesday: Toilet Paper Roll Totebag

Yahoo! School is out for summer! Time to head to the beach and enjoy some fun in the sun. Carry your summer essentials in style with Limeriot’s easy to follow Toilet Paper Printed Bag. This tutorial uses an everyday household item, a toilet paper roll, to create one of a kind designs. While this bag […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make DIY JUMBO Lawn Dice

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make these spectacular JUMBO lawn dice! Whip up all sorts of jumbo lawn games for summer BBQs, graduation parties and for dad for Father’s Day!

Meatless Monday: Summer Salads

Hello summer! You are looking mighty fine! I am so happy to shake off my winter layer of clothes and dance around the park in shorts and a t-shirt. To celebrate the return of the sun I think I will have a picnic with my best friends. Instead of heavy food, we will need a […]

Spotlight on: Travel Crafting

It’s Summer! Yes, the temperatures are on the rise, the kids are getting out of school and time to hit the road. To get you and your family all set for your summer trip I have some travel crafts to share from around the World of Craftster. First, let’s all plan on doing a travel […]

Spotlight on: Flip Flop Crafting for Summer

In summer we all have that go to pair of flip-flops. Whether going to the beach, shopping or out to dinner, flip flops become to shoe of choice. Let’s face it, they are quick easy and comfy. Flip flops can be purchased just about anywhere. The dollar stores even carry them in all colors, styles […]

Tute Tuesday: Perfectly Vintage Sunhat

Is it hot in here or just me? The sun is beating down and frying my little noggin’! I need something to protect me from the sunbeams, but still allow me to enjoy outdoors. Don’t forget, it must be fashionable! AlwaysInspired has created a tutorial for the Perfectly Vintage Sunhat that meets all my requirements. […]

Summertime Sweetness: Fruit Salsa & Cinnamon Chips

There is more to a BBQ than just the grill. The sides are equally important and if done right, will be the talk of your guests for years to come. HSG has the best side for your get together. Her Fruit Salsa and Cinnamon Chips is so easy and uses the best of summer fruits. […]

Tute Tuesday: Make Your Own Hula Hoop

School is out for a lot of us and summer is in full swing. Time to have some fun in the sun. Grab the kiddles and shake that booty with your very own Hula Hoop from I Sew Cute! Hula hooping is great exercise for everyone. Why not make a little routine to your favorite […]

Craft Challenge #76 Announced – Fun In The Sun

Craft Challenge #76, Fun in the Sun, has been announced! Your challenge this month is to get outside and do some crafting! 🙂 At least a portion of your entry this month must be created outdoors. Entries are due July 2 – July 9, 2012. Read all of the challenge details here. 😀

Handmade Gift Ideas: Picnic Basket Set

For those of you who live in warmer climes or in the southern hemisphere, this would be a great gift you could use right away! This picnic set not only includes the basket but also napkins, a cutlery roll, cushions, and more! You can see the full tutorial here: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=356084.0 For more great gift ideas […]

Craftster Quickies: How to make decorative solar panel lights

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill shows you how to turn those boring outdoor solar lights into gorgeous colored lanterns! You can view a tutorial for the picnic basket shown in the video here: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=383593.0

Outdoor Galore Summer Projects

Summer, Summer, Summertime! Have fun explorin’ these cool summer craft tutorials and projects! And, don’t forget the sunscreen! Reconned Luau Basket Tutorial KittyKill inspired us with this awesome luau-themed reconstructed picnic basket from an old thrifted suitcase. The materials she used are spray paint, fabric, velcro, ribbon, glue gun and sticks, and whatever you want […]