Instructables: exploring - craft - sewing - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:27:59 PDT BLOX v1.01 Drawstring Bag With Inner Pocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawstring-Bag-With-Inner-Pocket/
Drawstring Bag With Inner Pocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/ZVX9/J7QGPESH/F1KZVX9J7QGPESH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/ZVX9/J7QGPESH/F1KZVX9J7QGPESH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/ZVX9/J7QGPESH/F1KZVX9J7QGPESH.SMALL.jpg dailodai78 I'm going to show you how to make a drawstring bag that looks like it was purchased from the stores. Here are the items that you need: Fabric (I purchased 1 yard red cotton canvas 58/60" wide for 12.49) 2x 1/2 inch grommets w/ grommet press ($10.27 from home depot. but spent $50 on ebay for a ...
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 09:11:52 PDT
Bright Milky Way Quilting With LED - Arrangement of Perfboard Embroidery With Conductive Thread. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bright-Milky-Way-Quilting-With-LED-Arrangement-of-/
Bright Milky Way Quilting With LED - Arrangement of Perfboard Embroidery With Conductive Thread. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/D6U7/J7TLSZMM/FT6D6U7J7TLSZMM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/D6U7/J7TLSZMM/FT6D6U7J7TLSZMM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/D6U7/J7TLSZMM/FT6D6U7J7TLSZMM.SMALL.jpg dfab In "Place LEDs Like Perfboard, Light them on Fabric using Conductive Thread" we introduced how to make a Perfboard on fabric by conductive thread.but this time it will be its applied edition.Why do not you add another idea to your quilt or fabric panel and create a light for the quilt or fabric pane...
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 08:22:19 PDT
Lunch Bag to Camera Bag: the Convertion http://www.instructables.com/id/Lunch-Bag-to-Camera-Bag-the-Convertion/
Lunch Bag to Camera Bag: the Convertion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/0SDB/J7QGMF3Y/FZ50SDBJ7QGMF3Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/0SDB/J7QGMF3Y/FZ50SDBJ7QGMF3Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/0SDB/J7QGMF3Y/FZ50SDBJ7QGMF3Y.SMALL.jpg andrewwilson Lunch's nice.Camera's nice.Let's put the two together. Luch to Camera. Needing a Padded Camera bag, and being on a budget (Spent all my money on a new camera, and replacement phone), I needed a cheap, but effective bag.Solution. Make one.Being me, it had to be cheap, and I really did not want to ...
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 06:38:47 PDT
Ombre Ribbon Makeup Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Ombre-Ribbon-Makeup-Bag/
Ombre Ribbon Makeup Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/O71Z/J7QGM331/F4VO71ZJ7QGM331.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/O71Z/J7QGM331/F4VO71ZJ7QGM331.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/O71Z/J7QGM331/F4VO71ZJ7QGM331.SMALL.jpg ArianaSLabus This unique and colorful makeup was actually inspired by Mark Montano's Ribbon makeup bags! I said unique and color because the ribbons take in the form of an ombre effect! Here's how you can achieve yours! Materials List To make this, you will need to gather the following items:a sewing machinet...
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 05:27:49 PDT
How to Convert a Woven Wrap Into a Ring Sling and a Short Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-a-Woven-Wrap-Into-a-Ring-Sling-and-/
How to Convert a Woven Wrap Into a Ring Sling and a Short Wrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/BA24/J7QGIFRA/FCWBA24J7QGIFRA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/BA24/J7QGIFRA/FCWBA24J7QGIFRA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/BA24/J7QGIFRA/FCWBA24J7QGIFRA.SMALL.jpg cfremming I love to wear my babies! Recently I had a beautiful wrap that was too long for my needs. A friend of mine was looking for a ring sling from this kind of wrap and I wanted a short wrap, so we decided to split the wrap. Splitting this beautiful wrap into two carriers worked perfectly to fill what w...
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 23:42:38 PDT
Droopy/Dad Jeans Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/DroopyDad-Jeans-Repair/
Droopy/Dad Jeans Repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/D0UU/J7QGHO0D/FC2D0UUJ7QGHO0D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/D0UU/J7QGHO0D/FC2D0UUJ7QGHO0D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/D0UU/J7QGHO0D/FC2D0UUJ7QGHO0D.SMALL.jpg andyboy Droopy in front, Dad in back. When I have a pair of favorite blue jeans that are nearing the end of their useful life, I now extend them a few years with transplants from "younger" jeans. By this time they are work-around-the-house or trip-to-hardware-store appropriate. I used to patch the knee hol...
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 19:36:24 PDT
Wine Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Purse/
Wine Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/A868/J7MFWJ6G/FIBA868J7MFWJ6G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/A868/J7MFWJ6G/FIBA868J7MFWJ6G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/A868/J7MFWJ6G/FIBA868J7MFWJ6G.SMALL.jpg katvanlew Have you ever received an invitation to a backyard BBQ and wanted to bring some wine? This a cute way to walk around and dispense it. Make this bag using an empty plastic container from a box of wine.I like Franzia Chardonnay but any kind of wine will work in this bag.I had about a yard of this love...
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Sun, 17 Sep 2017 22:52:23 PDT
Make Pants Bigger & Upcycle to Tuxedo Bow Pants http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Make-Pants-Bigger-Upcycle-to-Tuxedo-Bow-Pants/
Make Pants Bigger & Upcycle to Tuxedo Bow Pants - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/CUBE/J7L496C9/F7BCUBEJ7L496C9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/CUBE/J7L496C9/F7BCUBEJ7L496C9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/CUBE/J7L496C9/F7BCUBEJ7L496C9.SMALL.jpg JudeSewsSpunk How to get a second life out of a pair of pants? Need to give yourself a bit more room in a great pair of pants you already own? These cute tuxedo bow pants are not that difficult! Love upcycling and updating at the same time?Supplies: Pair of pants to upcycleFabric (mine was a 1950's dress that ...
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Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:34:02 PDT
Boro Inspired Vest From Old T-Shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/Boro-Inspired-Vest-From-Old-T-Shirts/
Boro Inspired Vest From Old T-Shirts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/F2IG/J7KQVZBD/FI1F2IGJ7KQVZBD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/F2IG/J7KQVZBD/FI1F2IGJ7KQVZBD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/F2IG/J7KQVZBD/FI1F2IGJ7KQVZBD.SMALL.jpg Waldemar Sha Hi... hello... do you want to have a vest? A nice one! Yes? So, you can make it! Maybe even nice one... Maybe even two... or three... or...Well... ok, it's a vest. It's made from old t-shirts and it looks interesting. But before going into details about the process of its making I want to say that, ...
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Fri, 15 Sep 2017 07:01:19 PDT
Quick and Easy Giant Leaf Baby Blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Easy-Giant-Leaf-Baby-Blanket/
Quick and Easy Giant Leaf Baby Blanket - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/T6RM/J7GGO3DK/FCBT6RMJ7GGO3DK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/T6RM/J7GGO3DK/FCBT6RMJ7GGO3DK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/T6RM/J7GGO3DK/FCBT6RMJ7GGO3DK.SMALL.jpg UnMundane Arts To make this Quick and Easy Scrap Baby Quilt you will need the following;#1 one piece of pre-quilted fabric.....you could cut up an old quilt.#2 one piece of soft textured fabric, such as velour, velvet, minky or corduroy.#3 fun fringe..I used pom-pom.#4 various colored scraps of fabric#5 bias tape ...
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Tue, 12 Sep 2017 18:39:18 PDT
Repurposed Jacket, Dress Shirt, and Tie Into Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposed-Jacket-Dress-Shirt-and-Tie-Into-Apron/
Repurposed Jacket, Dress Shirt, and Tie Into Apron - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/35H4/J7GGM8CR/F6T35H4J7GGM8CR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/35H4/J7GGM8CR/F6T35H4J7GGM8CR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/35H4/J7GGM8CR/F6T35H4J7GGM8CR.SMALL.jpg cnaivar This is a fun way to reuse a jacket, dress shirt, and tie that no longer fits or you can get one from the local Goodwill store. Great apron for the "special" person in your life. You will need knowledge using a sewing machine for this project. It can easily be adapted to a western look if you use...
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Tue, 12 Sep 2017 10:40:12 PDT
Knockout Letter http://www.instructables.com/id/Knockout-Letter/
Knockout Letter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/0UG6/J7GCOEO7/F850UG6J7GCOEO7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/0UG6/J7GCOEO7/F850UG6J7GCOEO7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/0UG6/J7GCOEO7/F850UG6J7GCOEO7.SMALL.jpg av--animus I love making things, which means having 5-10 projects going at once. Ironically my go-to sewing project, baby blankets, became too time consuming once I became a parent. I still wanted to make something special for my toddler, who is crazy about the alphabet.This project was created entirely with...
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Mon, 11 Sep 2017 10:30:06 PDT
Nap-anywhere Pillow. http://www.instructables.com/id/Nap-anywhere-Pillow/
Nap-anywhere Pillow. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/7DES/J7ARNFE2/FUD7DESJ7ARNFE2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/7DES/J7ARNFE2/FUD7DESJ7ARNFE2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/7DES/J7ARNFE2/FUD7DESJ7ARNFE2.SMALL.jpg EnjeckC A nap is about as refreshing as a freshly brewed cup of coffee in the morning. When stressed, sleepy or tired, a small siesta is all you need to energize your body and get you ready for the remainder of the day. Unfortunately, sleeping on hard objects is rather uncomfortable and can give back pains ...
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Mon, 11 Sep 2017 05:05:59 PDT
How to Make a Custom Dress Form http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Custom-Dress-Form/
How to Make a Custom Dress Form - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/7V56/J7ARJ7UN/F5H7V56J7ARJ7UN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/7V56/J7ARJ7UN/F5H7V56J7ARJ7UN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/7V56/J7ARJ7UN/F5H7V56J7ARJ7UN.SMALL.jpg east fork spring I recently made/remade my wedding dress. I highly recommend a dress form for a project like this. I started without one and quickly learned (I'm talking 5 minutes in, quickly) that it was pretty important. A wedding gown has quite a bit going on and it's easy for non-seamstress like myself to get po...
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Sun, 10 Sep 2017 20:12:46 PDT
Yoga Mat Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Yoga-Mat-Carrier/
Yoga Mat Carrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/VW2H/J7ARGE2K/F6BVW2HJ7ARGE2K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/VW2H/J7ARGE2K/F6BVW2HJ7ARGE2K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/VW2H/J7ARGE2K/F6BVW2HJ7ARGE2K.SMALL.jpg AyalaA1 well today we are making a yoga mat carrier to add a little style to our daily walk to yoga class,here is what you'll need ...FabricMeasuring tapeScissorsPinsThread and needlesYoga matLeather strapsWater soluble paper for embroideryEmbroidery hoopEmbroidery needleEmbroidery threadLeather crafting to...
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Sun, 10 Sep 2017 10:44:56 PDT
Scrubs to Work Overall http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrubs-to-Work-Overall/
Scrubs to Work Overall - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F74/YULX/J7AQPWZK/F74YULXJ7AQPWZK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F74/YULX/J7AQPWZK/F74YULXJ7AQPWZK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F74/YULX/J7AQPWZK/F74YULXJ7AQPWZK.SMALL.jpg nerdyKat Recently I decided to give a bit of a makeover to my pink scrubs and turn them into an overall. I'm not very good at sewing, but I'll try my best to explain what I was trying to do. Front placket Begin by un-stitching all of the pockets, collar and the waist rubber band. Find and mark the center...
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Sat, 9 Sep 2017 17:57:24 PDT
Tulip Shorts http://www.instructables.com/id/Tulip-Shorts/
Tulip Shorts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/SQN4/J7AR1NAL/FB6SQN4J7AR1NAL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/SQN4/J7AR1NAL/FB6SQN4J7AR1NAL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/SQN4/J7AR1NAL/FB6SQN4J7AR1NAL.SMALL.jpg Super_seal Shorts are hard. I have tried and failed so many times to make a decent pair of shorts, it nearly seemed impossible. But on one of my many trips to the fabric store, I found a fabric so pretty I was determined not to make another sad, unwearable piece of cloth. This is the story of how an unprofessi...
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Sat, 9 Sep 2017 14:41:07 PDT
Old Skirt to Tool Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Skirt-to-Tool-Belt/
Old Skirt to Tool Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/4MQM/J7AQOXZO/F274MQMJ7AQOXZO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/4MQM/J7AQOXZO/F274MQMJ7AQOXZO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/4MQM/J7AQOXZO/F274MQMJ7AQOXZO.SMALL.jpg nerdyKat For a while I've been in need of a tool belt, so I finally decided to make one. I had this skirt that I had never really worn (you're more likely to see me in work clothing than skirt :D) so I chose to use it for this project.I don't require the tool belt to be super strong so this fabric is fine fo...
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Fri, 8 Sep 2017 15:03:19 PDT
Cute LED Stuffed Cat http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-LED-Stuffed-Cat/
Cute LED Stuffed Cat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/N160/J7AQOQDH/F4YN160J7AQOQDH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/N160/J7AQOQDH/F4YN160J7AQOQDH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/N160/J7AQOQDH/F4YN160J7AQOQDH.SMALL.jpg MakerQueen This is a great little sewing project with a soft circuit incorporated. I am doing this one with all of my Makers this year. I wanted it to look like a cat but now that it is finished it looks a little batish and will be doing this one again with wings for Halloween! Gather Your Materials Tools: ...
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Fri, 8 Sep 2017 13:18:19 PDT
Pyjama Shorts http://www.instructables.com/id/Pyjama-Shorts/
Pyjama Shorts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/I2N7/J7AQSBZL/FJQI2N7J7AQSBZL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/I2N7/J7AQSBZL/FJQI2N7J7AQSBZL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/I2N7/J7AQSBZL/FJQI2N7J7AQSBZL.SMALL.jpg Shania S These pyjama shorts are super simple to make and extremely comfortable. Personalise them by using patterned fabric, recycling some old clothes or adding some lace and pompoms. Whether you simply want a new pair of pyjamas or are looking for a weekend project, these pyjama shorts are sure to impress ...
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Fri, 8 Sep 2017 04:29:18 PDT
Beginners Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginners-Bag/
Beginners Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/6SC4/J7AQPNDK/FV76SC4J7AQPNDK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/6SC4/J7AQPNDK/FV76SC4J7AQPNDK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/6SC4/J7AQPNDK/FV76SC4J7AQPNDK.SMALL.jpg NScott70 I designed this bag for beginners sewers in my textiles class. It's a great project to introduce students or others to the sewing machine. The basic design provides beginners with plenty of opportunity to practice stitching straight seams.The size can easily be modified to suit your needs. Cut Out...
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Fri, 8 Sep 2017 05:38:45 PDT
Cat Tipi / Teepee http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Tipi/
Cat Tipi / Teepee - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4FWC/J7AQN3ED/FRZ4FWCJ7AQN3ED.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4FWC/J7AQN3ED/FRZ4FWCJ7AQN3ED.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4FWC/J7AQN3ED/FRZ4FWCJ7AQN3ED.SMALL.jpg aCuriousCreator In this instructables I will show how I made my mini cat / pet tipi... or teepee. I don't really know which one it is, can someone let me know?This might be an overly complicated way of going around this but I am very happy with the final result. For this project you will need; CalicoPea SticksTwin...
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Thu, 7 Sep 2017 15:32:25 PDT
Fabric Storage Boxes (Washable) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Storage-Boxes-Washable/
Fabric Storage Boxes (Washable) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/L1XX/J79HG1L5/FEIL1XXJ79HG1L5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/L1XX/J79HG1L5/FEIL1XXJ79HG1L5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/L1XX/J79HG1L5/FEIL1XXJ79HG1L5.SMALL.jpg 786Ayesha These are custom made washable fabric storage boxes which I sewed for an order.This is my first try out which turned out very well.Instead of cardboard I used plywood. Several times I had to insert the plywood and remove it, to make sure that every one understands well by seeing the images..I mad...
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Thu, 7 Sep 2017 09:09:09 PDT
Therapy Fidget Blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/Therapy-Fidget-Blanket/
Therapy Fidget Blanket - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/JA7N/J77RB4AJ/F8ZJA7NJ77RB4AJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/JA7N/J77RB4AJ/F8ZJA7NJ77RB4AJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/JA7N/J77RB4AJ/F8ZJA7NJ77RB4AJ.SMALL.jpg KaziAli All her life my grandmother has always been up and about always busy, however she has suffered from anxiety for the past two years. With a little research I discovered therapy blankets and decided to make one for her to help with nerves and keep her hands busy.This blanket can be used for sufferer's...
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Wed, 6 Sep 2017 21:37:49 PDT
Volume Skirt ;) http://www.instructables.com/id/Volume-Skirt-/
Volume Skirt ;) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/PB3E/J76GF5GT/F8BPB3EJ76GF5GT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/PB3E/J76GF5GT/F8BPB3EJ76GF5GT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/PB3E/J76GF5GT/F8BPB3EJ76GF5GT.SMALL.jpg sewperstar Hello!I love making this skirt and have made at least 4 of these in various length and fabric (from cotton to brocade to songket). It really is quite simple - no pattern required - but it does involve stitching zippers (all you need is a steady hand, and some confidence haha!).Good luck!! ^_^ What...
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Tue, 5 Sep 2017 05:30:41 PDT
The Makers Dress : Pretty Little Dress for Real Girls http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Makers-Dress-Pretty-Little-Dress-for-Real-Girl/
The Makers Dress : Pretty Little Dress for Real Girls - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/7EIJ/J70QSRHJ/FO67EIJJ70QSRHJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/7EIJ/J70QSRHJ/FO67EIJJ70QSRHJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/7EIJ/J70QSRHJ/FO67EIJJ70QSRHJ.SMALL.jpg BrigittaS4 Following two discussions recently, one with my hairdressers and one with a shop assistant. Why don't I wear dresses or bye them very often? Well, I work in maker space and am often dirty. Also, they seldom have pockets. Secondly, I'm 1.7cm Tall. So to even find something to fit, with broad shoulder...
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Mon, 4 Sep 2017 00:23:32 PDT
Save a Stained Garment With Applique http://www.instructables.com/id/Save-a-Stained-Garment-With-Applique/
Save a Stained Garment With Applique - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/I6TC/J70QS36F/FFJI6TCJ70QS36F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/I6TC/J70QS36F/FFJI6TCJ70QS36F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/I6TC/J70QS36F/FFJI6TCJ70QS36F.SMALL.jpg Brooklyntonia Oops! Don't let that spill or drip ruin your clothes. Cover the stain with an applique while adding some personal style! Thanks to threadbanger for the applique application process. Materials Stained garmentCotton fabric with large print Scissors Double fusible webbing Iron Sewing machine Thread...
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Sun, 3 Sep 2017 21:43:52 PDT
School Backpack Water Bottle Strap Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/School-Backpack-Water-Bottle-Strap-Holder/
School Backpack Water Bottle Strap Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/90WG/J70QS688/FI290WGJ70QS688.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/90WG/J70QS688/FI290WGJ70QS688.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/90WG/J70QS688/FI290WGJ70QS688.SMALL.jpg babybayrs My daughter lost water bottle after water bottle in elementary school. The night before her first day in middle school, I decided to fix the problem for her for good by sewing a water bottle strap holder which is permanently attached to her backpack and allows her to easily take out or put in the bo...
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Sun, 3 Sep 2017 22:07:09 PDT
Thread/cotton Reel Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Threadcotton-Reel-Holder/
Thread/cotton Reel Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/KQE2/J70QOVNI/FU9KQE2J70QOVNI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/KQE2/J70QOVNI/FU9KQE2J70QOVNI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/KQE2/J70QOVNI/FU9KQE2J70QOVNI.SMALL.jpg craftymummy This is my first ever instructable so please bare with any mistakes I make. I had seen a number of pictures of thread/cotton reel holders on another well known picture site but wanted to make my own as the price of the shop bought ones seemed far to high for what they were. I am based in the UK so...
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Sun, 3 Sep 2017 21:33:43 PDT
Waxed Canvas Laptop Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/Waxed-Canvas-Laptop-Sleeve/
Waxed Canvas Laptop Sleeve - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/9V22/J70QWMPV/FQ69V22J70QWMPV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/9V22/J70QWMPV/FQ69V22J70QWMPV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/9V22/J70QWMPV/FQ69V22J70QWMPV.SMALL.jpg aCuriousCreator THIS HAS BEEN ENTERED INTO THE SEWING CONTEST. IF YOU LIKE THIS INSTRUCTABLES, IT WOULD MEAN A LOT TO ME IF YOU COULD GO OVER THERE AN VOTE FOR ME :)In this instructable I show how I made my waxed canvas laptop sleeve. So this is the first time I have ever used a sewing machine. So go gentle on me. ...
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Sat, 2 Sep 2017 20:25:55 PDT
Fabric Boa Dress Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Boa-Dress-Upgrade/
Fabric Boa Dress Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/7P4A/J70QLE1M/FOR7P4AJ70QLE1M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/7P4A/J70QLE1M/FOR7P4AJ70QLE1M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/7P4A/J70QLE1M/FOR7P4AJ70QLE1M.SMALL.jpg ma-vela I was recently a bridesmaid in a friend's wedding. She gave us the fabric and just told us to do anything we wanted with it as long as it was a knee length dress. My mom helped me to make the dress and I wanted something else on it so I made this decoration and it made all the difference! Material...
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Thu, 31 Aug 2017 17:05:38 PDT
Quick & Easy Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Easy-Pouch/
Quick & Easy Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/3N4E/J70QQCWO/FAV3N4EJ70QQCWO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/3N4E/J70QQCWO/FAV3N4EJ70QQCWO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/3N4E/J70QQCWO/FAV3N4EJ70QQCWO.SMALL.jpg Tia2000 This is an easy to make pouch for beginner sewers. Fabric tabs make it easy to insert the zip. Change the fabric and measurements to create different designs for different end uses. Materials - Fabric - Paper (for template)- Pins - Fabric Scissors - Zipper Template Cut the template sized 24 ...
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Fri, 1 Sep 2017 04:29:35 PDT
Zipper Pouch with Square Bottom and Lining http://www.instructables.com/id/Zipper-Pouch-With-Square-Bottom-and-Lining/
Zipper Pouch with Square Bottom and Lining - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/O9I7/J6WGO65A/FZOO9I7J6WGO65A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/O9I7/J6WGO65A/FZOO9I7J6WGO65A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/O9I7/J6WGO65A/FZOO9I7J6WGO65A.SMALL.jpg Crystal V Supplies: Scissors Chalk Tread Ruler Straight pins One 7" zipper 1/4 yard of woven fabric Step 1: Measuring Out Your Pouch Pattern Draw a 8"x7" rectangle on your fabric: Measure 8" across, starting at the selvage edge and make a mark. From the bottom of the pouch measure up 7" on both sid...
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 10:09:49 PDT
Fancy Applique - Faux Feathered Boa http://www.instructables.com/id/Fancy-Applique-Faux-Feathered-Boa/
Fancy Applique - Faux Feathered Boa - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/GTIH/J6WGNKLK/FCWGTIHJ6WGNKLK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/GTIH/J6WGNKLK/FCWGTIHJ6WGNKLK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/GTIH/J6WGNKLK/FCWGTIHJ6WGNKLK.SMALL.jpg sonia-bv In this instructable I'll show you how to make this embellishment, it looks like a feathered boa, but this one is machine washable. Add it to a simple top to transform it into a fancy one. Gather Your Materials A simple top1 yard of thin sheer fabric (chiffon)Thread (that matches the fabric's ...
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 08:18:16 PDT
Blues Brothers Gorilla http://www.instructables.com/id/Blues-Brothers-Gorilla/
Blues Brothers Gorilla - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/5JIR/J6WGMM1Q/FCX5JIRJ6WGMM1Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/5JIR/J6WGMM1Q/FCX5JIRJ6WGMM1Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/5JIR/J6WGMM1Q/FCX5JIRJ6WGMM1Q.SMALL.jpg denzo3629 First step was to choose a suitable subject, the gorilla I chose was on an online auction site raising money for endangered animals. I have been being asked for ages to make a ventriloquist puppet so I did.Items needed:-Donor cuddly toyNeedle and cotton (pink and white)Felt material (Pink and white)...
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 05:26:43 PDT
Coin Purse Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Coin-Purse-Keychain/
Coin Purse Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/3QOZ/J6WGLI3I/FLC3QOZJ6WGLI3I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/3QOZ/J6WGLI3I/FLC3QOZJ6WGLI3I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/3QOZ/J6WGLI3I/FLC3QOZJ6WGLI3I.SMALL.jpg GillytheCrafter This little coin purse/wallet is perfect for the days when when you just need a little money and your keys. It also fits credit cards. It is very easy to make and requires only a little fabric, so you can just use some old scraps if you want.You will need:-Fabric for the outside and the liner (cotto...
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 17:39:23 PDT
Reversible Drawstring Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Reversible-Drawstring-Bag/
Reversible Drawstring Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/BTPC/J6WGHHUR/FCLBTPCJ6WGHHUR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/BTPC/J6WGHHUR/FCLBTPCJ6WGHHUR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/BTPC/J6WGHHUR/FCLBTPCJ6WGHHUR.SMALL.jpg krebi I love reversible bags, and I had never seen a reversible drawstring bag before, so I decided to sew one. :) And no visible side seams!Because it's reversible, I recommend working with two different fabrics, so you can later decide which pattern or colour fits better to your mood or outfit.The ...
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 14:48:11 PDT
Ombre Denim Throw Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Ombre-Denim-Throw-Pillow/
Ombre Denim Throw Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/PDXP/J7AQWG9Q/FAVPDXPJ7AQWG9Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/PDXP/J7AQWG9Q/FAVPDXPJ7AQWG9Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/PDXP/J7AQWG9Q/FAVPDXPJ7AQWG9Q.SMALL.jpg JudeSewsSpunk Supplies: Denim in 6 different shades (two different colors used twice; another I used the wrong side of the denim for my lightest shade. All denim shades used were from worn-out jeans.) Fabric or recycled denim sizable enough for pillow back Paper to make your pattern pieces Micro velv...
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 12:43:32 PDT
Thread Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Thread-Organizer/
Thread Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/0HGU/J6WGCCZ0/FPD0HGUJ6WGCCZ0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/0HGU/J6WGCCZ0/FPD0HGUJ6WGCCZ0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/0HGU/J6WGCCZ0/FPD0HGUJ6WGCCZ0.SMALL.jpg i-ve I love to craft, I spend all my free time either thinking on what to make next or crafting. It´s so relaxing to me, so I spend as much time as I can crafting (and I wish I had more time, though). On the other hand, organizing is not something I like to do, as a mom of a baby I feel that all day long...
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Mon, 28 Aug 2017 15:51:02 PDT
DIY Owl Soft Toy (for Beginners)!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Owl-Soft-Toy-for-Beginners/
DIY Owl Soft Toy (for Beginners)!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/5HHK/J6QQZ6L8/FBM5HHKJ6QQZ6L8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/5HHK/J6QQZ6L8/FBM5HHKJ6QQZ6L8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/5HHK/J6QQZ6L8/FBM5HHKJ6QQZ6L8.SMALL.jpg Ahona Mukherjee Hey guys! I am back again with another tutorial for potterheads! This time I will show you how to make this really adorable and extremely simple owl soft toy. This companion is sure to deliver all your letters safely and keep you connected to all your friends when you are not at Hogwarts! And you do...
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Mon, 28 Aug 2017 06:46:07 PDT
Men's Necktie Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Mens-Necktie-Quilt/
Men's Necktie Quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/K7C4/J6QR0WWA/FCQK7C4J6QR0WWA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/K7C4/J6QR0WWA/FCQK7C4J6QR0WWA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/K7C4/J6QR0WWA/FCQK7C4J6QR0WWA.SMALL.jpg mgm2quiltsandcrafts King size 110 x 110Titled: " My Dandelion In the sky "materials used to make this quiltCollect used neck ties a lot 89 totalheavy weight quilting threadSissors, pins and Lg Safety pinsChoose a solid fabric color(light color) For background(4yd) or 1 King size sheetKing size batting for the inside o...
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Sun, 27 Aug 2017 19:07:39 PDT
Blue Jeans Rag Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Blue-Jeans-Rag-Quilt/
Blue Jeans Rag Quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/EODB/J6QQRLHU/FNTEODBJ6QQRLHU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/EODB/J6QQRLHU/FNTEODBJ6QQRLHU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/EODB/J6QQRLHU/FNTEODBJ6QQRLHU.SMALL.jpg cjmcmillian Do you have old Blue Jeans that don't fit anymore. Don't throw them away just follow these steps to make a Blue Jean Rag Quilt. Items Needed: Collect old worn out blue jeanssome yarnpk lg needlesFabric paintSissorsSewing machine2 square paper templets1 matching flat sheet for the backing (Full size)...
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Sun, 27 Aug 2017 22:20:00 PDT
T-shirt Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/T-shirt-Quilt-4/
T-shirt Quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/AAIJ/J6QQVYOG/FBMAAIJJ6QQVYOG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/AAIJ/J6QQVYOG/FBMAAIJJ6QQVYOG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/AAIJ/J6QQVYOG/FBMAAIJJ6QQVYOG.SMALL.jpg julezjw Do you have too many t-shirts that you've accumulated over the years? Too many to wear but each too special to throw away or donate? That's exactly how I felt and so I decided to make this t-shirt quilt using many of the t-shirts I never wore and that were just taking up space in my closet. This qui...
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Sat, 26 Aug 2017 21:54:38 PDT
Beautiful Bow of Satin Ribbons . Чудные Бантики ? Из Атласных Лент. http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Bow-of-Satin-Ribbons-Чудные-Бантики-Из-А/
Beautiful Bow of Satin Ribbons . Чудные Бантики ? Из Атласных Лент. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/55YL/J6QQT0U6/F2Q55YLJ6QQT0U6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/55YL/J6QQT0U6/F2Q55YLJ6QQT0U6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/55YL/J6QQT0U6/F2Q55YLJ6QQT0U6.SMALL.jpg BestL Замечательный бантик из ленты 4 см шириной. Нам понадобиться атласная лента шириной 4 см Прошиваем формируя бантик 1 часть бантика готова Складываем маленькие части как на фото Маленькую часть скаладываем домиком и соединяем две части вместе прошиваем по нижнему краюстяги...
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Sat, 26 Aug 2017 10:01:54 PDT
Up-cycling Ikea Bags Into Double Bike Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-cycling-Ikea-Bags-Into-Double-Bike-Bags/
Up-cycling Ikea Bags Into Double Bike Bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/GRYM/J6QQKE6A/FR8GRYMJ6QQKE6A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/GRYM/J6QQKE6A/FR8GRYMJ6QQKE6A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/GRYM/J6QQKE6A/FR8GRYMJ6QQKE6A.SMALL.jpg gateau_moelleux Personally, I always forget my Ikea bag when I go to the store and I end up with several pairs at home!They are resistant, waterproof, light and very large, perfect to be up-cycled in double bag for bike for example ! :) Supplies You will need :-2 big Ikea bags-4 plastic buckles / webbing clips 2...
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 12:56:58 PDT
Crochet Border http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Border/
Crochet Border - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/BFOF/J6QQIGKS/F1KBFOFJ6QQIGKS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/BFOF/J6QQIGKS/F1KBFOFJ6QQIGKS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/BFOF/J6QQIGKS/F1KBFOFJ6QQIGKS.SMALL.jpg teamlighthouse Crochet is a wonderful art to learn and to know. You can do a lot with a crochet hook and some yarn.Today we'll be crocheting borders for fabric or a crochet project. The details and intricacy of these borders can be varied with the type of hooks and yarn you use. So choose the type of yarn you feel...
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 23:37:43 PDT
ユニバーサル基板刺繍の応用 - 光るキルト http://www.instructables.com/id/ユニバーサル基板刺繍の応用-光るキルト/
ユニバーサル基板刺繍の応用 - 光るキルト - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/WT9I/J6QQH7N9/FO3WT9IJ6QQH7N9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/WT9I/J6QQH7N9/FO3WT9IJ6QQH7N9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/WT9I/J6QQH7N9/FO3WT9IJ6QQH7N9.SMALL.jpg dfab 「Place LEDs Like Perfboard, Light Them on Fabric Using Conductive Thread」 で導電糸で作るユニバーサル基板の作り方をご紹介しましたが、今回はその応用編になります。お手持ちのキルトやファブリックパネルにもう一工夫を加えて、キルトやファブリックパネルに光の演出をしてみませんか?ユニバーサル基板の刺繍さえ押さえておけば、光の演出は思いのほか簡単にできるので是非試してみてください。利用規約この記事は、ブラザー工業株式会社(以下、「ブラザー工業」という)によって、クリエイティブ・コモンズの公表するライセンス条件(CC-BY-SA l...
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 16:02:04 PDT
Easy DIY Couch Cushion Covers - Tie Dyed http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Couch-Cushion-Covers-Tie-Dyed/
Easy DIY Couch Cushion Covers - Tie Dyed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/SRU1/J6QQF1E2/FSVSRU1J6QQF1E2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/SRU1/J6QQF1E2/FSVSRU1J6QQF1E2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/SRU1/J6QQF1E2/FSVSRU1J6QQF1E2.SMALL.jpg Loblaw I made a couch! I used the fabulous design from HomeMade Modern for their Modern Zig Zag sofa, that you can find here http://www.homemade-modern.com/ep108-zig-zag-sofa/I didn't want to buy foam, so I ended up altering the design (I had to make the seat back higher and the seat wider) to fit a foam m...
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 10:56:27 PDT
Handle Pot Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Handle-Pot-Holder/
Handle Pot Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F24/C7SK/J6QQFL0Z/F24C7SKJ6QQFL0Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F24/C7SK/J6QQFL0Z/F24C7SKJ6QQFL0Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F24/C7SK/J6QQFL0Z/F24C7SKJ6QQFL0Z.SMALL.jpg sherrylangfitt These instructions assume you know basic sewing terms and supplies. Supplies • (2) 2 ½” x 6” pieces insulated batting, (NOT regular batting!). • (2) EACH roughly 31/2” x 7” pieces of outside fabric and lining. You should have 4 fabric pieces total. They are slightly larger because qui...
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 11:21:16 PDT
Knitted Cushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Knitted-Cushion/
Knitted Cushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/3W3H/J6MG99VB/FWD3W3HJ6MG99VB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/3W3H/J6MG99VB/FWD3W3HJ6MG99VB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/3W3H/J6MG99VB/FWD3W3HJ6MG99VB.SMALL.jpg sonia-bv One of my favourite decor items in my living room are my cushions. It's amazing how they make the whole space feel cozy and it's easy to replace them to match the spring decor, holiday or even Halloween. Now that winter is coming knitted cushion covers will give my living room a warm atmosphere....
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Wed, 23 Aug 2017 13:52:36 PDT