Instructables: exploring - craft - sewing - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 21 Jun 2018 07:32:04 PDT BLOX v1.01 Unicorn Hobby Horse http://www.instructables.com/id/Unicorn-Hobby-Horse/
Unicorn Hobby Horse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/MGVI/JIKJOREG/F08MGVIJIKJOREG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/MGVI/JIKJOREG/F08MGVIJIKJOREG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/MGVI/JIKJOREG/F08MGVIJIKJOREG.SMALL.jpg clange60 There are two things that some people don't think are real: unicorns... and the color indigo. Have you ever searched Google images for indigo? It seems no one can decide what the true color is, making you question your entire life and think to yourself... isn't that just a purplish-blue or a bluish-...
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Mon, 18 Jun 2018 10:45:50 PDT
How to Make a Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Pouch/
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Fri, 15 Jun 2018 15:10:38 PDT
Silky Top Pattern With Upcycled Fabric http://www.instructables.com/id/Silky-Top-Pattern-With-Upcycled-Fabric/
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Wed, 13 Jun 2018 02:22:00 PDT
Patchwork Summer Top From Upcycled Fabrics http://www.instructables.com/id/Patchwork-Summer-Top-From-Upcycled-Fabrics/
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Wed, 13 Jun 2018 03:44:30 PDT
Colors of the Rainbow Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Colors-of-the-Rainbow-Quilt/
Colors of the Rainbow Quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/G68U/JIAJZWM1/FXOG68UJIAJZWM1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/G68U/JIAJZWM1/FXOG68UJIAJZWM1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/G68U/JIAJZWM1/FXOG68UJIAJZWM1.SMALL.jpg Whitney Fabre When I saw the Colors of the Rainbow Contest cover photo, I knew immediately that I had to make that explosion of rainbow-y goodness into a quilt. (Honestly though... what do I NOT think "how can I make that out of fabric?" about... Quilters and Sewers: amirite?). I pulled out the brightest of brigh...
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Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:07:57 PDT
Shirt Pattern-making With Your Own Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Shirt-Pattern-making-With-Your-Own-Shirt/
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Tue, 12 Jun 2018 09:27:19 PDT
Pet Teepee/House http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-TeepeeHouse/
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Wed, 30 May 2018 12:32:37 PDT
Basic Sewing Machine Cleaning http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Sewing-Machine-Cleaning/
Basic Sewing Machine Cleaning - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/0RO1/JG74ZH8I/F6B0RO1JG74ZH8I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/0RO1/JG74ZH8I/F6B0RO1JG74ZH8I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/0RO1/JG74ZH8I/F6B0RO1JG74ZH8I.SMALL.jpg Threadhead Jude This certainly isn't a glamorous Instructable but it is one of those things like brushing your teeth: A basic cleaning of your machine before starting each new project will help ensure the long life of your sewing machine and will help avoid frustrations that might pop up if your machine is gunked u...
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Sun, 15 Apr 2018 22:55:47 PDT
Circle Sleeve Yoga Sweatshirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Circle-Sleeve-Yoga-Sweatshirt/
Circle Sleeve Yoga Sweatshirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/4920/JHQJPPCY/FWM4920JHQJPPCY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/4920/JHQJPPCY/FWM4920JHQJPPCY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/4920/JHQJPPCY/FWM4920JHQJPPCY.SMALL.jpg Threadhead Jude As with many sewing projects, your garment will turn out better with interfacing. It is a stabilizer that helps hold necklines in place and many other garment areas that need extra enforcement or shape (ie. think button plackets, shirt cuffs).In this case, FUSIBLE interfacing (***Please vote for thi...
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Tue, 29 May 2018 07:51:52 PDT
Rainbow Sun Baby Toy Rattle http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Sun-Baby-Toy-Rattle/
Rainbow Sun Baby Toy Rattle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/QYFL/JHKU3HDJ/FJFQYFLJHKU3HDJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/QYFL/JHKU3HDJ/FJFQYFLJHKU3HDJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/QYFL/JHKU3HDJ/FJFQYFLJHKU3HDJ.SMALL.jpg Auroris Bring both the rainbow and the sun with you and your little one!Hi everyone!In this instructable I would like to share with you how to make a safe and friendly baby toy, suitable from the birth.Rainbow Sun makes soft rattling sound that catch the attention of babies.The knots in the end are good for...
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Sun, 27 May 2018 07:38:12 PDT
Rainbow Striped Jeans Remake http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Striped-Jeans-Remake/
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Tue, 15 May 2018 18:12:47 PDT
Sunflower Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunflower-Wreath/
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Mon, 14 May 2018 13:29:07 PDT
Ultimate Convertible Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Convertible-Dress/
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Sun, 13 May 2018 05:28:16 PDT
Rainbow Rick Rack - 1/2-Hour Shorts Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Rick-Rack-12-Hour-Shorts-Upgrade/
Rainbow Rick Rack - 1/2-Hour Shorts Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/7RSP/JGWJ7ELS/FT57RSPJGWJ7ELS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/7RSP/JGWJ7ELS/FT57RSPJGWJ7ELS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/7RSP/JGWJ7ELS/FT57RSPJGWJ7ELS.SMALL.jpg Threadhead Jude This is a super easy project that is good for a beginner sewist. You'll go from plain shorts to happy & colorful in about 1/2 an hour. My daughter loved these shorts! Just a couple years later and she has outgrown any kind of flowers appliqued to her clothes (and the shorts) but would like another p...
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Mon, 7 May 2018 15:05:10 PDT
Zoe the Paleozoic (teddy Ammonite) http://www.instructables.com/id/Zoe-the-Paleozoic-teddy-Ammonite/
Zoe the Paleozoic (teddy Ammonite) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/YVRY/JGMJB5NB/FJ7YVRYJGMJB5NB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/YVRY/JGMJB5NB/FJ7YVRYJGMJB5NB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/YVRY/JGMJB5NB/FJ7YVRYJGMJB5NB.SMALL.jpg derzhiarbuz Hello, my friend.Today I want to introduce you a pretty lady, Zoe. Zoe the Paleozoic. She is a plush logarithmic spiral with thoughtful glance and eight tentacles. I've made her using two old t-shirts I was pitifully to throw out. Surprisingly it took whole day to calculate spiral parts and make pat...
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Tue, 1 May 2018 10:41:55 PDT
DIY Personal Dress Form http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Personal-Dress-Form/
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Sun, 29 Apr 2018 00:12:57 PDT
Pocket Friends http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Friends/
Pocket Friends - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/A3GU/JGGTKZKM/FDUA3GUJGGTKZKM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/A3GU/JGGTKZKM/FDUA3GUJGGTKZKM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/A3GU/JGGTKZKM/FDUA3GUJGGTKZKM.SMALL.jpg zapptastic Ever annoyed by the amount of empty pockets? Feeling a little lonely? Well I have the answers to your problems. Pocket Friends! Through a super cute and easy tutorial and adorable template, you can make yourself a pocket friend to fill the void and your empty pockets! Project Supplies You are g...
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Sun, 29 Apr 2018 00:03:18 PDT
Pooch Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pooch-Pouch/
Pooch Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/YOPY/JG750AJ9/FV2YOPYJG750AJ9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/YOPY/JG750AJ9/FV2YOPYJG750AJ9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/YOPY/JG750AJ9/FV2YOPYJG750AJ9.SMALL.jpg pshsTech This pooch pouch is a version of a cozy dog bag. Made especially for clingy small dogs and cats, it allows you keep your pet close to your body without the need to carry him/her with you. Prepare Your Materials For this project, the following are the materials that you will be needing:1. Used or ...
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Mon, 23 Apr 2018 01:53:29 PDT
Transform Broken Measuring Tape to Coin Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-Broken-Measuring-Tape-to-Coin-Purse/
Transform Broken Measuring Tape to Coin Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/VBFD/JG74U3YO/FVUVBFDJG74U3YO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/VBFD/JG74U3YO/FVUVBFDJG74U3YO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/VBFD/JG74U3YO/FVUVBFDJG74U3YO.SMALL.jpg YukonJulie My parents never threw away anything, including this broken tape measure I found with my Dad's tools. I decided to find a way to use the parts of the tape that weren't broken, and discovered that 2 pieces from a metal measuring tape make a great bag closure. This closure works best on a small bag ...
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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:20:54 PDT
The Pucker Pouch From Waste Clothe of Torn Bed Sheet. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pucker-Pouch-From-Waste-Clothe-of-Torn-Bed-She/
The Pucker Pouch From Waste Clothe of Torn Bed Sheet. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/WB2Y/JFMTFGDK/FZGWB2YJFMTFGDK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/WB2Y/JFMTFGDK/FZGWB2YJFMTFGDK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/WB2Y/JFMTFGDK/FZGWB2YJFMTFGDK.SMALL.jpg kreativo13496 Hello everyone,I am here with new instructable!. which is a pucker pouch with torn bed sheet.Don’t let the pleats scare you (or the length of the tutorial—I just included a LOT of pictures to explain things clearly). The cutting takes more time than the actual sewing does, in most cases! It is used...
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Sat, 7 Apr 2018 02:32:52 PDT
How to Make Sunrise 5-Panel Cap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Sunrise-5-Panel-Cap/
How to Make Sunrise 5-Panel Cap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/GL8W/JF8IYWE0/F6PGL8WJF8IYWE0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/GL8W/JF8IYWE0/F6PGL8WJF8IYWE0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/GL8W/JF8IYWE0/F6PGL8WJF8IYWE0.SMALL.jpg ProperFit Clothing Step by step instructions plus pro TIPS! With video tutorial in case you get stuck along the way. Video Instructions Here is the video. Feel free to check it out if you get stuck. Supply List -LINK to Pattern: http://capsupplyco.com/index.php?route=product/pr...-LINK to BRIMS: http://capsupp...
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Tue, 27 Mar 2018 14:06:24 PDT
Bike Tube Leatherman Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Tube-Leatherman-Sheath/
Bike Tube Leatherman Sheath - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/FTFO/JEOINSUA/FI9FTFOJEOINSUA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/FTFO/JEOINSUA/FI9FTFOJEOINSUA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/FTFO/JEOINSUA/FI9FTFOJEOINSUA.SMALL.jpg smogdog My favorite tool is my 20-year-old Leatherman Pulse, bought in San Fransico as a student. For years I had it in the original Leatherman sheath, the one in fabric. But I wanted to have it horizontally in my belt. After a bit of testing, I came up with this idea, using old bike tubes. They are flexibl...
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Wed, 14 Mar 2018 03:56:53 PDT
Make Your Own Heated Shirt Powered by USB for Less Than £10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Heated-Shirt-Powered-by-USB-for-Less/
Make Your Own Heated Shirt Powered by USB for Less Than £10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/3A3A/JEEUMAHC/FAC3A3AJEEUMAHC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/3A3A/JEEUMAHC/FAC3A3AJEEUMAHC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/3A3A/JEEUMAHC/FAC3A3AJEEUMAHC.SMALL.jpg AverageJoesJoinery Its been freezing cold recently so I wanted to have a go at making my own heated shirt. I've seen heated jackets and tops that cost a fortune so I when i found a USB heating pad for £8 I had to give it a try.I have a video showing the process here: Materials Used:USB Heating PadVelcroAn Old ShirtThr...
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Thu, 8 Mar 2018 05:02:43 PST
Touch Screen Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-Screen-Gloves/
Touch Screen Gloves - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/41WX/JEEUA5T8/FBX41WXJEEUA5T8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/41WX/JEEUA5T8/FBX41WXJEEUA5T8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/41WX/JEEUA5T8/FBX41WXJEEUA5T8.SMALL.jpg pinkterrier Recycle an old sweater into stylish touch screen gloves. Using a sweater you already have, or one you find at a thrift shop, you can create warm, customized gloves that really work on touch screens. These touch screen gloves can be machine washed on the cold gentle setting (the wool hand wash settin...
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Tue, 6 Mar 2018 09:29:32 PST
Laser Etched Fleece Scarf by Jeff and Therese Forbes http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Etched-Fleece-Scarf-by-Jeff-and-Therese-Forb/
Laser Etched Fleece Scarf by Jeff and Therese Forbes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/J1AU/JEEUAPBX/FQGJ1AUJEEUAPBX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/J1AU/JEEUAPBX/FQGJ1AUJEEUAPBX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/J1AU/JEEUAPBX/FQGJ1AUJEEUAPBX.SMALL.jpg jgforbes Fleece fabric is wonderfully soft and comes in a dazzling array of colors and patterns. A plain piece of fleece will make a warm and functional scarf; however, personalizing your fleece scarf with a laser engraver makes the scarf both a winter necessity and a fashion statement. Collect Your Tools ...
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Tue, 6 Mar 2018 09:11:24 PST
Heated Scarf - Long Lasting http://www.instructables.com/id/Heated-Scarf-Long-Lasting/
Heated Scarf - Long Lasting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/IQB0/JEEUA9HV/FLXIQB0JEEUA9HV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/IQB0/JEEUA9HV/FLXIQB0JEEUA9HV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/IQB0/JEEUA9HV/FLXIQB0JEEUA9HV.SMALL.jpg wannabemadsci Heated Scarf - Long LastingWhen it's really cold outside you need more than just your own body heat to stay warm. Well here's a nice addition to your cold weather gear, a heated scarf. This scarf will stay warm for hours.... Perfect for the football game, ice skating, or any other activity where y...
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Sun, 4 Mar 2018 13:04:38 PST
A Warm Wooly Coat http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Warm-Wooly-Coat/
A Warm Wooly Coat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/IA1X/JEEUBIPW/FTNIA1XJEEUBIPW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/IA1X/JEEUBIPW/FTNIA1XJEEUBIPW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/IA1X/JEEUBIPW/FTNIA1XJEEUBIPW.SMALL.jpg Laura Mae I usually get the urge to make myself a nice warm coat in January or February, and by the time I have collected my pattern, fabric, lining, and notions, the weather begins to turn warm, and I lose interest.This year, I decided cold temperatures were bound to return for long enough to need a new piec...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 20:36:22 PST
My Winter Warmer Mia Doll http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Winter-Warmer-Mia-Doll/
My Winter Warmer Mia Doll - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/OOBH/JEEKNVN6/FWSOOBHJEEKNVN6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/OOBH/JEEKNVN6/FWSOOBHJEEKNVN6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/OOBH/JEEKNVN6/FWSOOBHJEEKNVN6.SMALL.jpg HealthyFamilyandMe My daughter loves dolls! Give her a rag doll and she drags it with her all day. Experiencing sub-zero temperatures in Switzerland inspired the ultimate doll: My Winter Warmer Mia Doll. A beautiful, easy to make rag doll with a re-usable rice warming pack inside her body. The Mia doll took my daught...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 14:42:53 PST
Heated Blanket Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Heated-Blanket-Chair/
Heated Blanket Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/I67E/JEEKN4HF/F2CI67EJEEKN4HF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/I67E/JEEKN4HF/F2CI67EJEEKN4HF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/I67E/JEEKN4HF/F2CI67EJEEKN4HF.SMALL.jpg wylop This chair is sew warm. My grandson Jackson is susceptible to becoming cold very easily with minor temperature fluctuations. This winter has been particularly frigid so I wanted to make him something to keep warm and this turned out to be the perfect thing for him.I thought this would be a good idea...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 11:42:40 PST
Pencil Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pencil-Pouch/
Pencil Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/ROGH/JEEKQ7DK/FO2ROGHJEEKQ7DK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/ROGH/JEEKQ7DK/FO2ROGHJEEKQ7DK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/ROGH/JEEKQ7DK/FO2ROGHJEEKQ7DK.SMALL.jpg MIT Makerlodge Learning Goals:Cutting fabric Pinning fabric Thread the machine Winding bobbin Knowing basic stitches and stitch lengths Hand stitching Sewing in a zipperMaterials:Time: about 3 hours 2 rectangles 9.5”x 5.5” for outside of case 2 rectangles 9.5”x 5.5” for lining of case 2 rectangles 9.5”x 5.5” t...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 13:07:17 PST
$15 Star Wars Pixel Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/15-Star-Wars-Pixel-Quilt/
$15 Star Wars Pixel Quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/TTA7/JE94S0F8/FFETTA7JE94S0F8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/TTA7/JE94S0F8/FFETTA7JE94S0F8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/TTA7/JE94S0F8/FFETTA7JE94S0F8.SMALL.jpg Whitney Fabre Quilt/Wall Art Size: 38.5" x 43.5" (Bigger sizes in Step 13)How many of us love Star Wars or know someone obsessed with the conflicts of a galaxy? Or, more importantly, the number of us looking for an inexpensive, last-minute baby shower gift that any Imperial, Rebel, or Bounty Hunter will love? If ...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 09:38:06 PST
Travel Bag, Blanket & Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Travel-Bag-Blanket-Pillow/
Travel Bag, Blanket & Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/MTUQ/JE95K8NH/FPRMTUQJE95K8NH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/MTUQ/JE95K8NH/FPRMTUQJE95K8NH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/MTUQ/JE95K8NH/FPRMTUQJE95K8NH.SMALL.jpg netwebb Fleece is my favorite fabric for winter sewing projects. Besides being warm and soft, it's inexpensive, readily available, and doesn't fray. It comes in a 60 inch width which is perfect for a cozy lap blanket. For this project, I use fleece to make a zippered bag which holds a lap blanket. Turn it o...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 09:43:45 PST
Boro T-shirt (Wild Patchwork With Jeans Scraps) http://www.instructables.com/id/Boro-T-shirt-Wild-Patchwork-With-Jeans-Scraps/
Boro T-shirt (Wild Patchwork With Jeans Scraps) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/FGBT/JE94VWB6/FL4FGBTJE94VWB6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/FGBT/JE94VWB6/FL4FGBTJE94VWB6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/FGBT/JE94VWB6/FL4FGBTJE94VWB6.SMALL.jpg Perua4 For my first instructable, I am so glad to share my experience transforming a t-shirt in a boro-style recycled blouse. You Will Need For this project, you will need:- a sewing machine;- jeans and fabric scraps, lace scraps;- thread ;-pins and/or a school glue stick ;-embroidery thread/ needle (op...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 09:24:52 PST
Scarf Sewn Warm and Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Scarf-Sewn-Warm-and-Easy/
Scarf Sewn Warm and Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/285N/JE95KTQ3/F58285NJE95KTQ3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/285N/JE95KTQ3/F58285NJE95KTQ3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/285N/JE95KTQ3/F58285NJE95KTQ3.SMALL.jpg tighede This is my first instructable and given I live in Canada, I figured sewing together a quick and easy warm scarf is a great idea. This tutorial uses just 1 yard of fabric, and basic sewing skills, there is a instructable sewing class here. It’s an easy project, so let’s get to it! Items needed: F...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 08:55:06 PST
I Sewed My Wife a Skankette (It's a Skirt! It's a Blanket!) http://www.instructables.com/id/I-Sewed-My-Wife-a-Skankette-Its-a-Skirt-Its-a-Blan/
I Sewed My Wife a Skankette (It's a Skirt! It's a Blanket!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/2IRJ/JE94MZGO/FR32IRJJE94MZGO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/2IRJ/JE94MZGO/FR32IRJJE94MZGO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/2IRJ/JE94MZGO/FR32IRJJE94MZGO.SMALL.jpg opersing A few weeks ago, a friend posted on Facebook saying "A friend of mine in graduate school spent the winter in Sweden. She came back with something I can only describe as a winter wrap skirt-coat. It wrapped around her waist and reached the the tops of her feet. This one was water proof and lined with...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 08:43:06 PST
Sew Cozy Reversible Cowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-Cozy-Reversible-Cowl/
Sew Cozy Reversible Cowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/AK44/JE94VE2V/F7MAK44JE94VE2V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/AK44/JE94VE2V/F7MAK44JE94VE2V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/AK44/JE94VE2V/F7MAK44JE94VE2V.SMALL.jpg SarahE123 With the winter winds howling and the snow falling, what better way to stay warm than a cozy reversible cowl? Choose any two warm fabrics you like to match many outfits! I used navy microfleece and a patterned sweatshirt fleece. Enjoy your cozy cowl, make some for friends, and stay toasty warm this ...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 05:53:45 PST
Vintage Needlepoint Turned Into A Blanket Bag, Car Seat and Bleacher Warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Needlepoint-Turned-Into-Convertable-Blanke/
Vintage Needlepoint Turned Into A Blanket Bag, Car Seat and Bleacher Warmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/ESQF/JE95LA6L/FLYESQFJE95LA6L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/ESQF/JE95LA6L/FLYESQFJE95LA6L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/ESQF/JE95LA6L/FLYESQFJE95LA6L.SMALL.jpg ButterMyBiscuits Whew! What a title! I made something that has at least three purposes so it needed a lengthy name. Let me start at the beginning. I found an antique piece of needlepoint that was attached to a bench. It was absolutely beautiful but I had no need of a bench. For a long time, I thought I would take of...
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Sun, 4 Mar 2018 22:31:18 PST
ARCTIC VORTEX MITTS (Leather, Fiberfill and Fleece) http://www.instructables.com/id/ARCTIC-VORTEX-MITTS-Leather-Fiberfill-and-Fleece/
ARCTIC VORTEX MITTS (Leather, Fiberfill and Fleece) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/1RCL/JE94UROE/FGE1RCLJE94UROE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/1RCL/JE94UROE/FGE1RCLJE94UROE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/1RCL/JE94UROE/FGE1RCLJE94UROE.SMALL.jpg Megssie It is myth that the Inuit have more than a hundred words for snow. It is a fact that, when the snow is blowing and the temperature plummets, there is no end of swear words for the cold. When you venture outdoors, you must listen carefully for that soft "thud" that means some exposed portion of your ...
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Sun, 4 Mar 2018 18:04:09 PST
Repurposed Truck Rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposed-Truck-Rug/
Repurposed Truck Rug - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/3Y6N/JE94KL4B/FLG3Y6NJE94KL4B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/3Y6N/JE94KL4B/FLG3Y6NJE94KL4B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/3Y6N/JE94KL4B/FLG3Y6NJE94KL4B.SMALL.jpg debby57 After I started making insulated Snow Skirts for myself, my husband was hoping I could find a way to help him stay warmer in his truck too. The Truck Rug was the solution! Cut Squares of Washed and Dried Wool Sweaters I have made lots of repurposed items from felted wool sweaters. Find some used ...
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Sun, 4 Mar 2018 00:57:58 PST
Heat Pack Socks http://www.instructables.com/id/Heat-Pack-Socks/
Heat Pack Socks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/C30I/JE94KOR4/F0CC30IJE94KOR4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/C30I/JE94KOR4/F0CC30IJE94KOR4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/C30I/JE94KOR4/F0CC30IJE94KOR4.SMALL.jpg JuanitaW11 Do you feel like your toes are always freezing? Does it take you ages to get to sleep because you have to wait for your toes to warm up? or does your partner keep using you to warm up their freezing feet?If so This will solve all of your problems!**This will only solve the problem of cold feet. Co...
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Sun, 4 Mar 2018 01:49:13 PST
Hygge Hotpants - Easy Lined Fur Shorts http://www.instructables.com/id/Hygge-Hotpants-Easy-Lined-Fur-Shorts/
Hygge Hotpants - Easy Lined Fur Shorts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/KOQ9/JE94JI4K/F8JKOQ9JE94JI4K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/KOQ9/JE94JI4K/F8JKOQ9JE94JI4K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/KOQ9/JE94JI4K/F8JKOQ9JE94JI4K.SMALL.jpg parttimeholiday During the cold and drizzly Pacific Northwest winters, it feels like I’m always a little chilly and can never quite warm up. In Scandinavian countries where the winter months are similarly cold, wet and dark they are very familiar with this situation. To combat the cold dark winters, the Danes have ...
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Sat, 3 Mar 2018 21:00:51 PST
Warm Fleece Blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/Warm-Fleece-Blanket/
Warm Fleece Blanket - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/L38Z/JE94JKSX/F7BL38ZJE94JKSX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/L38Z/JE94JKSX/F7BL38ZJE94JKSX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/L38Z/JE94JKSX/F7BL38ZJE94JKSX.SMALL.jpg zuzkai Did you ever feel that the blanket you use is too small or not enough warm? During the winter,I always enjoy nice warm evening watching movies under a blanket. Bigger blanket for two, makes the watching even more enjoyable. This patchwork fleece blanket is big enough even for taller ones. Feel free ...
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Sat, 3 Mar 2018 20:48:30 PST
How to Make a Planket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Planket/
How to Make a Planket - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/BVZ9/JE94INNM/FXJBVZ9JE94INNM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/BVZ9/JE94INNM/FXJBVZ9JE94INNM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/BVZ9/JE94INNM/FXJBVZ9JE94INNM.SMALL.jpg tayken by design First things first. Let me explain to you all what exactly a planket is. It is the next best thing than a steaming cup of hot chocolate with tiny baby marshmallows on a cold winter’s day. A planket is a blanket with a pillow pouch attached to it.When the planket is unfolded, it is a warm blanket wit...
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Sat, 3 Mar 2018 13:05:42 PST
Cashmere Sweater Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Cashmere-Sweater-Scarf/
Cashmere Sweater Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/K925/JE94GYO4/F6TK925JE94GYO4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/K925/JE94GYO4/F6TK925JE94GYO4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/K925/JE94GYO4/F6TK925JE94GYO4.SMALL.jpg DiannaP14 Cashmere is sooooo soft - but the cost of buying even a scarf can make it out of reach for my pocketbook. Several other projects I am working on gave me the idea to use thrift-store Cashmere sweaters to make a unique Cashmere scarf to wrap myself in luxury at a more reasonable price. Supplies y...
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Fri, 2 Mar 2018 11:46:07 PST
Simple Warm Trousers http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Warm-Trousers/
Simple Warm Trousers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/GZ1J/JE95DZQY/FPKGZ1JJE95DZQY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/GZ1J/JE95DZQY/FPKGZ1JJE95DZQY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/GZ1J/JE95DZQY/FPKGZ1JJE95DZQY.SMALL.jpg SoftRabbit Have you an unused or extra jacket? Change it easily and quickly into warm trousers for your kids.I need to make warm trousers for cold winter days. Use these instructions to recycle your jacket or coat. The version presented in this guide is very simple and fast to do.supplies sewing machineserger ...
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Fri, 2 Mar 2018 05:40:13 PST
Car Headrest Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Headrest-Pillow/
Car Headrest Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/XEV9/JE94FQMS/FSNXEV9JE94FQMS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/XEV9/JE94FQMS/FSNXEV9JE94FQMS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/XEV9/JE94FQMS/FSNXEV9JE94FQMS.SMALL.jpg ZarinaZ A car headrest pillow is a must-have thing for a car owner and passengers. All drivers grow tired and may suffer neck overstrain, as they have to spend a long while in the seat. There is a solution: make a car headrest pillow and have an easier ride!The pillow should be placed between the seat itsel...
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Fri, 2 Mar 2018 03:40:01 PST
Inuit Style Mittens http://www.instructables.com/id/Inuit-Style-Mittens/
Inuit Style Mittens - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/87H3/JE94EGZP/FI187H3JE94EGZP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/87H3/JE94EGZP/FI187H3JE94EGZP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/87H3/JE94EGZP/FI187H3JE94EGZP.SMALL.jpg Jean-Sébastien Let's make amazing inuit style mittens together!I first learned how to sew these warm mitts surrounded by young Inuits wearing them in a native community in northern Québec, Puvirnituq (What's up PUV?). Some school teachers and I gathered during the spring break to take advantage of that know-how th...
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Thu, 1 Mar 2018 16:06:03 PST
Sew Your Own Draft Stopping Door Snake! http://www.instructables.com/id/Draft-Stopping-Door-Snake/
Sew Your Own Draft Stopping Door Snake! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/OFQX/JE8US9N5/FJIOFQXJE8US9N5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/OFQX/JE8US9N5/FJIOFQXJE8US9N5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/OFQX/JE8US9N5/FJIOFQXJE8US9N5.SMALL.jpg YukonJulie When fierce northern winters arrive, we need our homes to be cozy. Drafts under doors and windows let heat out and cold in. To solve this problem, I decided to sew a draft stopping door snake from some fleece scraps, with the goal of creating something both functional and fun to cover the gap und...
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Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:12:29 PST
S-K-E Book Designer: Sewing, Knitting, Embroidery http://www.instructables.com/id/S-K-E-Book-Designer-Sewing-Knitting-Embroidery/
S-K-E Book Designer: Sewing, Knitting, Embroidery - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/K2FH/JE8URO45/FEVK2FHJE8URO45.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/K2FH/JE8URO45/FEVK2FHJE8URO45.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/K2FH/JE8URO45/FEVK2FHJE8URO45.SMALL.jpg Hassan Nasser S-K-E Book is the shortcut word of sewing, knitting, and embroidery. In this book you will know the difference between these three domains from their definition, materials, and their different designs and forms. Setup your equipment and go on with my S-K-E book world.NOTE: All the contents and the...
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Thu, 1 Mar 2018 10:41:47 PST
Robe Reincarnation, Warm on So Many Levels http://www.instructables.com/id/Robe-Reincarnation-Warm-on-So-Many-Levels/
Robe Reincarnation, Warm on So Many Levels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/GH6R/JE4KPEO5/F4UGH6RJE4KPEO5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/GH6R/JE4KPEO5/F4UGH6RJE4KPEO5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/GH6R/JE4KPEO5/F4UGH6RJE4KPEO5.SMALL.jpg KimsyWhimsy A friend of mine brought me an old worn out house robe that belonged to her mother, who has passed away. She loved the way it fit and asked me if I could create a pattern from the old robe and make a new one exactly like it. She wanted the new robe to be an exact replica of her mother's favorite...
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Wed, 28 Feb 2018 09:09:59 PST