Category : Reviews

Crafts / Reviews - 2 months ago

Coming Soon: Fresh Quilting Series 200

August 2nd, 2017      Pin It 3 users recommend Author and designer Anna Maria Horner shares ideas for combining piecing with appliqué techniques on Fresh Quilting. Courtesy of Fresh Quilting Improv artist Leslie Jenison cuts, pieces,...

Crafts / Reviews - 2 months ago

Spoonflower's Fill-a-Yard Tool

August 2nd, 2017      Pin It 1 user recommends Spoonflower, an online company founded in 2008, enables its users to create and sell custom-printed fabric, wallpaper, and gift-wrap designs. Customers can also buy designs from Spoonflower th...

Crafts / Reviews - 4 months ago

How to Crochet Jam Jar Candleholders with String

May 25th, 2017      Pin It no recommendations Video Length: 14:21Produced by: Evamarie Gomez-Bostic and Carol Fresia; Videographer: Jeff Roos In this tutorial, excerpted from Take a Ball of String, author and craft instructor Jemima Sch...

Crafts / Reviews - 4 months ago

How to Make Your Own Undies

May 19th, 2017      Pin It 288 users recommend Homemade undies for all! Cal Patch Lay the underwear on top of the shirt to use as a pattern reference. Cal Patch You may have to work in sections if the whole front won't lie flat...

Crafts / Reviews - 5 months ago

Video: How to Make a Knitting Bag from Two Bandanas

May 14th, 2017      Pin It no recommendations Video Length: 13:39Produced by: Evamarie Gomez-Bostic and Carol Fresia; Videographer: Jeff Roos In this tutorial excerpted from Take a Bandana, author and craft instructor Jemima Schlee walk...

Crafts / Reviews - 5 months ago

How to Make a Felt Bird Mobile

May 12th, 2017      Pin It 106 users recommend Hang your mobile from the ceiling or in a window. Kayte Terry Use tailor's chalk to trace the outline of the bird and the wing. Kayte Terry You can use any kind of yarn you have lying...

Crafts / Reviews - 5 months ago

How to Make a Recycled Sweater for a Dog

May 11th, 2017      Pin It 486 users recommend This old vest may not have been flattering on a human, but it looks adorable on Gertie! Cal Patch This ill-proportioned vest is about to get a second wind. Cal Patch Here are the piec...

Crafts / Reviews - 5 months ago

How to Carve Your Own Stamps

May 10th, 2017      Pin It 1 user recommends These are supplies and samples. Wendy Sloneker Carve away from your body. Hands out of the way too, please. Wendy Sloneker Check in on the status of the carving by inking it up. You can...

Crafts / Reviews - 5 months ago

How to Make a Drawstring Dog Print Bag

May 10th, 2017      Pin It 16 users recommend You can store all your dog-walking items in this cute drawstring bag. Kayte Terry Iron the freezer paper stencil to the right side of one of the pieces of cotton that you cut. Kayte Terry...

Crafts / Reviews - 5 months ago

Wear Your Favorite Animal Close to Your Heart

May 9th, 2017      Pin It 19 users recommend Tell everyone you heart squirrels, parakeets, iguanas...whatever you want! Kayte Terry Choose different fabrics for each design element or, if you prefer, use the same fabrics. Kayte Terry...

Crafts / Reviews - 5 months ago

Scrapbooking 101: The Basics

May 1st, 2017      Pin It 5 users recommend When my family and friends see all of our favorite memories in a beautiful handmade book like this...well let's just say that they don't make so much fun of my sentimentality. Photo: Scott Phillip...

Crafts / Reviews - 5 months ago

Enter the 2017 SewStylish Spring Fashion Challenge

April 27th, 2017      Pin It 1 user recommends Enter now for the chance to win a Spiegel 60609 sewing machine, a $50 gift certificate to StylishFabric.com, and other fabulous prizes from Threads. To help celebrate the release of the Sew...

Crafts / Reviews - 6 months ago

Book Giveaway: Take a Bandana

April 7th, 2017      Pin It 1 user recommends It's time for a giveaway. This month, we're giving away a copy of Take a Bandana by Jemima Schlee (GMC Publications, Ltd., 2016), as well as a completed project from the book. Books in Jemima S...