Instructables: exploring - craft - sewing - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:41:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 Custom Dress Form http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Dress-Form/
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Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:16:55 PDT
DIY: Felt Charjabug Pokemon Plush Tutorial | Free Pattern! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Felt-Charjabug-Pokemon-Plush-Tutorial-Free-Pat/
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Wed, 19 Jul 2017 07:56:33 PDT
Folding Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Bag/
Folding Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/8TG5/J58FQ93C/FVX8TG5J58FQ93C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/8TG5/J58FQ93C/FVX8TG5J58FQ93C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/8TG5/J58FQ93C/FVX8TG5J58FQ93C.SMALL.jpg MausumiM When we travel to a place, we used to collect mementos of that very place, And it results extra luggage and we face the problem of shortage of bags . To solve that problem I have tried to make a folding bag, which can be carried easily apart from our bags or suitcase. Materials : Fabrics : pri...
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Mon, 17 Jul 2017 22:49:00 PDT
Recycled Tote From Shopping Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Tote-From-Shopping-Bags/
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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 17:19:04 PDT
Bag From Pants That Looks Like a Box and Not Like an Ass http://www.instructables.com/id/Bag-From-Pants-That-Looks-Like-a-Box-and-Not-Like-/
Bag From Pants That Looks Like a Box and Not Like an Ass - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/U72K/J4YFOIAF/F85U72KJ4YFOIAF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/U72K/J4YFOIAF/F85U72KJ4YFOIAF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/U72K/J4YFOIAF/F85U72KJ4YFOIAF.SMALL.jpg Minostavros There are many easy ways to make a bag from pants: the easier way is to cut legs, sew the holes, close the opening and add a strap. It will look nice and grunge but, when stuffed, it will probably look like an ass.Here you will learn how to make a box looking bag, with seams so neat that you can mak...
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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 12:52:34 PDT
Button Hair Pins http://www.instructables.com/id/Button-Hair-Pins/
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Sun, 9 Jul 2017 17:21:52 PDT
DIY Coffee Bag Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Coffee-Bag-Wallet/
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Sun, 9 Jul 2017 19:49:31 PDT
Chou-chou http://www.instructables.com/id/Chou-chou/
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Sat, 8 Jul 2017 10:58:31 PDT
Furry Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Furry-Purse/
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Fri, 7 Jul 2017 15:39:01 PDT
Signature Bear http://www.instructables.com/id/Signature-Bear/
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Wed, 5 Jul 2017 13:30:47 PDT
A Lifehack Idea - Bottle Cap Bobbin Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Lifehack-Idea-Bottle-Cap-Bobbin-Holder/
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Wed, 5 Jul 2017 00:54:20 PDT
T-shirt to DIY Jumpsuit in 20min http://www.instructables.com/id/T-shirt-to-DIY-Jumpsuit-in-20min/
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Mon, 3 Jul 2017 13:00:36 PDT
Nintendo Switch Carrying Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Nintendo-Switch-Carrying-Case/
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Sun, 2 Jul 2017 07:38:58 PDT
FROM UMBRELLA TO SWIMMING SHORTS http://www.instructables.com/id/FROM-UMBRELLA-TO-SWIMMING-SHORTS/
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Sun, 2 Jul 2017 04:48:19 PDT
DIY Button Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Button-Repair/
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Thu, 29 Jun 2017 18:46:32 PDT
PAJAMA Turns KURTI http://www.instructables.com/id/PAJAMA-Turns-KURTI/
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Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:03:03 PDT
Packing Cube From Old Dress Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Packing-Cube-From-Old-Dress-Shirt/
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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:33:27 PDT
Attach a Patch http://www.instructables.com/id/Attach-a-Patch/
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Sun, 25 Jun 2017 13:01:37 PDT
DIY Military Dress | Michael Jackson Inspired http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Military-Dress-Michael-Jackson-Inspired/
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Sun, 25 Jun 2017 05:55:51 PDT
Triangle Bike Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Triangle-Bike-Bag/
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Sat, 24 Jun 2017 21:06:07 PDT
Travel Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Travel-Purse/
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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:06:19 PDT
Bird Pillows http://www.instructables.com/id/Bird-Pillows/
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Sat, 17 Jun 2017 20:24:37 PDT
Travel Pillow Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/Travel-Pillow-Button/
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Sat, 17 Jun 2017 13:53:26 PDT
Upcycled Artist's Glove http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Artists-Glove/
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Sun, 11 Jun 2017 08:52:43 PDT
Headphone Cushions http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphone-Cushions/
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Sun, 11 Jun 2017 04:26:44 PDT
DIY Draw String Travel Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Draw-String-Travel-Backpack/
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Fri, 9 Jun 2017 04:10:19 PDT
Hoodie-Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Hoodie-Scarf/
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Tue, 6 Jun 2017 14:28:22 PDT
Making Real Vest Pockets From Fake Ones http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Real-Vest-Pockets-From-Fake-Ones/
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Tue, 6 Jun 2017 12:21:15 PDT
Sunset Quilted Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunset-Quilted-Jacket/
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Tue, 6 Jun 2017 10:26:19 PDT
Craft Tote by Eyre Crafts Https://www.facebook.com/eyrefabricsandcrafts/ http://www.instructables.com/id/Craft-Tote-by-Eyre-Crafts-Httpswwwfacebookcomeyref/
Craft Tote by Eyre Crafts Https://www.facebook.com/eyrefabricsandcrafts/ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/X9EP/J3KFBU6G/FE6X9EPJ3KFBU6G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/X9EP/J3KFBU6G/FE6X9EPJ3KFBU6G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/X9EP/J3KFBU6G/FE6X9EPJ3KFBU6G.SMALL.jpg Eyre Crafts Hello this is my first Instructable so I hope you like it :-) pop along to my facebook page for other makes and Ideas. All page likes are very much appreciated. As I am often at Crafty Club doing a few projects I needed a crafty tote that I could drop a few items in and take with me, a pick up and ...
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Tue, 6 Jun 2017 05:14:35 PDT
Overwatch Tracer-inspired Bikini Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Overwatch-Tracer-inspired-Bikini-Top/
Overwatch Tracer-inspired Bikini Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/YF13/J3KF8R2C/F7HYF13J3KF8R2C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/YF13/J3KF8R2C/F7HYF13J3KF8R2C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/YF13/J3KF8R2C/F7HYF13J3KF8R2C.SMALL.jpg GunsInSpace Hey! I made this top using @sakuraflorr's beach Tracer as inspiration. This can also be adapted to a regular bikini top by omitting some steps. I did not follow a pattern and usually sew things for myself arbitrarily and have very little sewing experience/knowledge. Please read all of the steps befo...
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Mon, 5 Jun 2017 13:51:07 PDT
DIY Maxi Dress in 15min | #SEWUnited 4 Haiti http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Maxi-Dress-in-15min-SEWUnited-4-Haiti/
DIY Maxi Dress in 15min | #SEWUnited 4 Haiti - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/C6VU/J3EPULDX/FAFC6VUJ3EPULDX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/C6VU/J3EPULDX/FAFC6VUJ3EPULDX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/C6VU/J3EPULDX/FAFC6VUJ3EPULDX.SMALL.jpg pinkchocolatebreak 'SEW' Creative: Tie Dye DIY Maxi Dress in 15minWhat is Thread International? 0:42 START: DIY Maxi Dress tutorial 3:04This Ribbed Jersey used to be trash on the streets of Haiti and Honduras and is now high quality fabric that created thousands of purpose-filled jobs along the way.Shop the Recycled P...
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Mon, 5 Jun 2017 05:25:01 PDT
How to Reverse Engineer & ReAnimate Your Cap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reverse-Engineer-ReAnimate-Your-Cap/
How to Reverse Engineer & ReAnimate Your Cap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/1V50/J3EPQLO9/FQB1V50J3EPQLO9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/1V50/J3EPQLO9/FQB1V50J3EPQLO9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/1V50/J3EPQLO9/FQB1V50J3EPQLO9.SMALL.jpg Stuart Carlisle (If you like this Instructable, please vote for it in the "Before & After" contest!)"There is no Knowledge that is not Power"Recently the powers-that-be in the country I live in have banned the wearing of anything that has even the slightest resemblance to camouflage. Most people have decried this m...
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Sun, 4 Jun 2017 19:23:02 PDT
Sewing a French Seam http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-a-French-Seam/
Sewing a French Seam - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/3DBH/J3EPL5NZ/FYY3DBHJ3EPL5NZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/3DBH/J3EPL5NZ/FYY3DBHJ3EPL5NZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/3DBH/J3EPL5NZ/FYY3DBHJ3EPL5NZ.SMALL.jpg DoinaAlexei French seams are used on thin, more delicate fabrics like various silks and chiffon that are easily damaged by zig zag or serging finishes. French seams wont pull and damage the threads of fine weaving and allow for a more durable, smooth finish. This is a higher quality, more expensive sewing techn...
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Fri, 2 Jun 2017 12:38:13 PDT
Beanbag Dice - Upcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Beanbag-Dice-Upcycle/
Beanbag Dice - Upcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/UKP1/J3EPKOKC/FMTUKP1J3EPKOKC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/UKP1/J3EPKOKC/FMTUKP1J3EPKOKC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/UKP1/J3EPKOKC/FMTUKP1J3EPKOKC.SMALL.jpg thatScienceFairy Need these for a large motor skills kid's game? The goal is to help with math including rolling a die outdoors. First, the dice needed were: two 6-sided dice and one 12-sided die (a dodecahedron). A beanbag for hopscotch was the easiest need to sew. The 3D print failed so sewing it is! Select Mate...
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Fri, 2 Jun 2017 07:40:36 PDT
How to Sew a Ruffle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sew-a-Ruffle/
How to Sew a Ruffle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/YMUS/J3EPJ197/FB9YMUSJ3EPJ197.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/YMUS/J3EPJ197/FB9YMUSJ3EPJ197.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/YMUS/J3EPJ197/FB9YMUSJ3EPJ197.SMALL.jpg DoinaAlexei Learn how to sew a basic straight edge gathered ruffle using the following simple steps. Prepare the Ruffle Fabric Strip. The initial ruffle fabric piece should be about 2-3 times longer than the edge it is sewn to, depending on how much fullness is desired. In this tutorial, the ruffle strip is...
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Thu, 1 Jun 2017 12:34:02 PDT
Small Zipper Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Zipper-Pouch/
Small Zipper Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/4MKQ/J3AFJ74I/FHE4MKQJ3AFJ74I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/4MKQ/J3AFJ74I/FHE4MKQJ3AFJ74I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/4MKQ/J3AFJ74I/FHE4MKQJ3AFJ74I.SMALL.jpg diverdale This is a little companion pouch for my wife's cosmetic bag that I made some time back. It's for little things (obviously) like hairpins, tweezers, safety pins...you get the picture. I'm by no means an expert with a sewing machine, but thought this would be a nice quick little project to share with ...
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Thu, 1 Jun 2017 09:53:37 PDT
Off the Shoulder Summer Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-the-Shoulder-Summer-Dress/
Off the Shoulder Summer Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D9TJ/J3AFDM0Y/FGAD9TJJ3AFDM0Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D9TJ/J3AFDM0Y/FGAD9TJJ3AFDM0Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D9TJ/J3AFDM0Y/FGAD9TJJ3AFDM0Y.SMALL.jpg EvaD38 Dag iedereen,Op deze manier deel ik graag de instructies voor het maken van mijn zomerjurkje, heel simpel om zelf te maken!Benodigdheden:Elastiek.Stof 1m20 - 1m50 afhankelijk van je grootte.garen. Maten Opnemen Allereerst zul je je maten moeten opmeten, dit doe je als volgt:a) Meet volledig rond ...
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Tue, 30 May 2017 14:35:33 PDT
Fabric Covered Window Frame Thread Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Covered-Window-Frame-Thread-Rack/
Fabric Covered Window Frame Thread Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/PO00/J34PE36H/FQYPO00J34PE36H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/PO00/J34PE36H/FQYPO00J34PE36H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/PO00/J34PE36H/FQYPO00J34PE36H.SMALL.jpg kentdvm My Mom needed a way to organize her spools of thread and preferred a rack that hung on the wall. Since it would be going in a sewing room I thought it would be nice to incorporate fabric into the design. What I came up with was to cover an old window in fabric, replace the glass with plywood, and at...
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Sun, 28 May 2017 22:50:03 PDT
Planet Earth Throw Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Planet-Earth-Throw-Pillow/
Planet Earth Throw Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/UYKW/J30SYV67/FA4UYKWJ30SYV67.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/UYKW/J30SYV67/FA4UYKWJ30SYV67.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/UYKW/J30SYV67/FA4UYKWJ30SYV67.SMALL.jpg GillytheCrafter What cooler way to see our Earth than in a squishy pillow? Makes a great decoration or gift.You will need:-Blue, green, and white (or other color for the back) fabric-Green and white thread-Stuffing-Scissors-Something to write on the fabric with (I am using a purple fabric marker)-Needle-Sewing mach...
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Wed, 24 May 2017 15:21:24 PDT
Toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Toolbox-1/
Toolbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/PG3I/J30F1H3P/FVGPG3IJ30F1H3P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/PG3I/J30F1H3P/FVGPG3IJ30F1H3P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/PG3I/J30F1H3P/FVGPG3IJ30F1H3P.SMALL.jpg alyssa.lanssiers This instructable shows how to make a modular toolbox using a lasercutter and sewing machine. Supplies and Tools Tools-lasercutter-sewing machine-scissors-pliersSuppliesToolbox-triplex plate 4mm (6times : 450mmx600mm)-48bolts-48 wing nuts-metal piece 30cm-lint 2m-foam Backpack-1,3 m^2 thick fabri...
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Mon, 22 May 2017 16:21:00 PDT
Sew a Jersey Infinity Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-a-Jersey-Infinity-Scarf/
Sew a Jersey Infinity Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/W4PS/J2GF7N16/FJDW4PSJ2GF7N16.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/W4PS/J2GF7N16/FJDW4PSJ2GF7N16.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/W4PS/J2GF7N16/FJDW4PSJ2GF7N16.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes This simple scarf is just a stretchy loop that you can wrap around your neck once or twice. It is made with two separate layers of fabric which lets you to use two colors or patterns and creates a nice effect when the scarf is looped and twisted. This design also means that all the edges of the scar...
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Wed, 10 May 2017 18:24:01 PDT
5 Easy Headbands http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Easy-Headbands/
5 Easy Headbands - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/PG7V/J2UPIBQJ/FWZPG7VJ2UPIBQJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/PG7V/J2UPIBQJ/FWZPG7VJ2UPIBQJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/PG7V/J2UPIBQJ/FWZPG7VJ2UPIBQJ.SMALL.jpg Crafts with Ellen In this Instructable, I’ll show you how you can make five different headbands. All of them are easy, beginner level projects, but if you’re not feeling quite ready to try sewing, or if you don’t have a sewing machine, the fifth headband is a no-sew option, so there’s something for everyone. You can ...
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Sun, 21 May 2017 02:19:34 PDT
DIY Sweatshirt http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sweatshirt/
DIY Sweatshirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/7OYT/J2UPG084/FRH7OYTJ2UPG084.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/7OYT/J2UPG084/FRH7OYTJ2UPG084.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/7OYT/J2UPG084/FRH7OYTJ2UPG084.SMALL.jpg SophiaT21 This is a tutorial on how to make a sweatshirt like this!! Before you start cutting your fabric, you want to take measurements of your shoulder opening, torso (collarbone to waist), shoulder width, arm circumference, and arm length.Pro tip: When cutting your fabric, leave a few inches so you hav...
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Fri, 19 May 2017 21:46:54 PDT
How to Make an Easy Vogue Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Easy-Vogue-Dress/
How to Make an Easy Vogue Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/UNT2/J2UPC2TQ/FGJUNT2J2UPC2TQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/UNT2/J2UPC2TQ/FGJUNT2J2UPC2TQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/UNT2/J2UPC2TQ/FGJUNT2J2UPC2TQ.SMALL.jpg kaitlyngrosh Making a dress may seem like a difficult task, but even with minimal sewing experience, it's easy! Step 1- Select Your Pattern, Fabric, and Other Materials I chose to use the very easy dress pattern by Vogue and altered it by not adding pockets. This pattern required me to use satin. I chose to u...
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Fri, 19 May 2017 21:30:47 PDT
Sew Pajama Pants From a Pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-Pajama-Pants-From-a-Pattern/
Sew Pajama Pants From a Pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/K363/J2GF7TL2/FSQK363J2GF7TL2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/K363/J2GF7TL2/FSQK363J2GF7TL2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/K363/J2GF7TL2/FSQK363J2GF7TL2.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes In this Instructable I'll show you how to sew a simple a pair of pajama pants from a commercial pattern. Commercial patterns are are a great tool to use when you're learning to sew because they take a lot of the mystery out of garment construction and they are surprisingly cheap. These pajama pants ...
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Wed, 10 May 2017 18:37:44 PDT
Upcycled Tarpaulin Pencil Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Tarpaulin-Pencil-Case/
Upcycled Tarpaulin Pencil Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/3FF7/J2QFGG5U/FUM3FF7J2QFGG5U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/3FF7/J2QFGG5U/FUM3FF7J2QFGG5U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/3FF7/J2QFGG5U/FUM3FF7J2QFGG5U.SMALL.jpg pshsTech For our Design and Make Technology class, we came up with the idea to up-cycle some scrap tarpaulin which was previously used for school posters and banners. We thought of making backpacks, drawstring bags, tote bags, and several other items. Finally, we decided to make a pencil case that we customi...
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Thu, 18 May 2017 08:32:28 PDT
DIY Cloth Dopp Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cloth-Dopp-Kit/
DIY Cloth Dopp Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/BXKF/J2GF7QFN/FJZBXKFJ2GF7QFN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/BXKF/J2GF7QFN/FJZBXKFJ2GF7QFN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/BXKF/J2GF7QFN/FJZBXKFJ2GF7QFN.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes This is a useful little zippered case that can hold toiletries or other things. Its fairly easy to make and you can easily customize it with your own fabric choices, measurements and details. It's a great project for a beginning to intermediate sewer because it helps you practice attaching zippers...
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Wed, 10 May 2017 18:28:42 PDT
DIY Armored Motorcycle Pants Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Motorcycle-Pants-or-Upgrade/
DIY Armored Motorcycle Pants Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/7OVN/J2QFBECX/F4X7OVNJ2QFBECX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/7OVN/J2QFBECX/F4X7OVNJ2QFBECX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/7OVN/J2QFBECX/F4X7OVNJ2QFBECX.SMALL.jpg mvsainz So if you love riding a motorcycle, you know how important motorcycle gear is. And if you already have motorcycle gear, you also know how expensive it is, combined with the severely limited options as far as aesthetics and features go. This project can be tackled in more than one way, and including ...
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Tue, 16 May 2017 19:10:46 PDT
Universal Motorcycle/Sportbike Pizza Carrying Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-MotorcycleSportbike-Pizza-Carrying-Bag/
Universal Motorcycle/Sportbike Pizza Carrying Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/3HR9/J2QF9QO5/FNM3HR9J2QF9QO5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/3HR9/J2QF9QO5/FNM3HR9J2QF9QO5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/3HR9/J2QF9QO5/FNM3HR9J2QF9QO5.SMALL.jpg mvsainz Okay, so first is first, since I imagine most of the people who clicked on this just want to see pictures.Well, there you go.Now that that's out of the way, let me give anyone interested some detail. If you actually clicked on this, then I bet you've wished there was a half decent way to do this at ...
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Tue, 16 May 2017 14:50:06 PDT