Instructables: exploring - craft - sewing - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 24 Jan 2018 02:28:40 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Save Your Favorite Sweater From Streched Cuffs. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Save-Your-Favorite-Sweater-From-Streched-Cu/
How to Save Your Favorite Sweater From Streched Cuffs. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/NWPP/JCQK7UEK/F0QNWPPJCQK7UEK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/NWPP/JCQK7UEK/F0QNWPPJCQK7UEK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/NWPP/JCQK7UEK/F0QNWPPJCQK7UEK.SMALL.jpg Stavroula Fix Stretched Sweater Cuffs with elastic thread. You will need.Ball point needle.Elastic thread. Turn your cuffs inside out. Start with a first line, pass your elastic thread on the wrong side of your cuffs, between the loops with a lot of care, because we it mustn't be visible on the front ...
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Sat, 20 Jan 2018 07:20:49 PST
French Seam and Flat French Seam Vs Flat Felled Seam http://www.instructables.com/id/French-Seam-and-Flat-French-Seam-Vs-Flat-Felled-Se/
French Seam and Flat French Seam Vs Flat Felled Seam - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/7K5E/JCQK8D1O/FXA7K5EJCQK8D1O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/7K5E/JCQK8D1O/FXA7K5EJCQK8D1O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/7K5E/JCQK8D1O/FXA7K5EJCQK8D1O.SMALL.jpg Stavroula Tutorial : French seam, flat french seam and flat felled seam. Pin wrong sides together and place in sewing machine at 1.5 cm seam allowance and sew the entire seam. Trim the seam allowance down to 0.5 cm Press the seam allowance flat to one side, on the right side. Pin the layres ri...
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Tue, 23 Jan 2018 08:00:15 PST
Car Seat Poncho With Directional Print Fleece http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Seat-Poncho-With-Directional-Print-Fleece/
Car Seat Poncho With Directional Print Fleece - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/A3AG/JCQK6N3V/F5VA3AGJCQK6N3V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/A3AG/JCQK6N3V/F5VA3AGJCQK6N3V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/A3AG/JCQK6N3V/F5VA3AGJCQK6N3V.SMALL.jpg ChristinaG45 Most parents of young kids know bulky winter coats are not safe to use with car seats. So how do you keep your kids warm without needing to remove those heavy winter coats? With a car seat poncho. Car seat ponchos are quick and easy to make and all you need is a sewing machine, the free pattern from...
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Mon, 22 Jan 2018 13:51:31 PST
How to Make Reusable Hand Warmers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Reusable-Hand-Warmers/
How to Make Reusable Hand Warmers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/FSTX/JCKUROO7/F1XFSTXJCKUROO7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/FSTX/JCKUROO7/F1XFSTXJCKUROO7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/FSTX/JCKUROO7/F1XFSTXJCKUROO7.SMALL.jpg RajenderK4 Basic Sewing Skills Required Follow these steps to create simple, microwavable hand warmers with raw rice and fabric scrap. A heart warming homemade stuff, this project can be made with fabric scraps or with inexpensive cloth from the local garment store.Materials Required for Microwavable Hand Warm...
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Mon, 22 Jan 2018 08:43:09 PST
Fingerless Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Fingerless-Gloves-1/
Fingerless Gloves - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/0FHZ/JCKUS0W3/FQN0FHZJCKUS0W3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/0FHZ/JCKUS0W3/FQN0FHZJCKUS0W3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/0FHZ/JCKUS0W3/FQN0FHZJCKUS0W3.SMALL.jpg tbennett3 This is my first attempt to document anything as I make it, so I hope it’s clear!I work in a building that is very cold at times but I need to use my fingers, so when I got my sewing machine I started making these sleeves. They’re useful when driving too. Things I Used... Sewing machine (you can...
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Mon, 22 Jan 2018 06:56:50 PST
How to Make Sleeping Eye Mask From Old Jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Sleeping-Eye-Mask-From-Old-Jeans/
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Sun, 21 Jan 2018 20:42:32 PST
Scrappy Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrappy-Quilt/
Scrappy Quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/PEXO/JCKUWNKA/FPHPEXOJCKUWNKA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/PEXO/JCKUWNKA/FPHPEXOJCKUWNKA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/PEXO/JCKUWNKA/FPHPEXOJCKUWNKA.SMALL.jpg Oditoadie This fun project will never be duplicated! With no two scrap quilts the same, you will never have to worry about remembering the pattern. In my case, I had some scraps, but ended up shopping for scraps - at yard sales, thrift stores, and sale corners of quilt shops. Choose Your Fabrics. With a S...
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Sun, 21 Jan 2018 21:36:25 PST
Make Charging Cell Phone Holder From Old Jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Charging-Cell-Phone-Holder-From-Old-Jeans/
Make Charging Cell Phone Holder From Old Jeans - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/DOPB/JCKUR5P8/FRZDOPBJCKUR5P8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/DOPB/JCKUR5P8/FRZDOPBJCKUR5P8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/DOPB/JCKUR5P8/FRZDOPBJCKUR5P8.SMALL.jpg tybsmr12 In this tutorial I am using a old jeans which were just sitting in my cabinet for years I thought why not I use it to make something which could be useful for me like charging mobile holder which holds the mobile when charging and the socket is placed on some height,It's very great fun project to ma...
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Sun, 21 Jan 2018 23:41:13 PST
Always Warm Fingers With Mitten Caps http://www.instructables.com/id/Always-Warm-Fingers-With-Mitten-Caps/
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Sun, 21 Jan 2018 14:15:41 PST
How to Make Fanny Pack ,Stationery Bag From Old Jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Fanny-Pack-Stationery-Bag-From-Old-Jea/
How to Make Fanny Pack ,Stationery Bag From Old Jeans - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/882B/JCKUJMJN/FW6882BJCKUJMJN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/882B/JCKUJMJN/FW6882BJCKUJMJN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/882B/JCKUJMJN/FW6882BJCKUJMJN.SMALL.jpg tybsmr12 In this tutorial I am using a old jeans which were just sitting in my cabinet for years I thought why not I use it to make something which could be useful for me like holding Stationery,currency ,change ,cellphones,tools.I am giving it a two option at which it could be used as fanny pack or just a S...
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Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:58 PST
Easy Pillow Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Pillow-Bed/
Easy Pillow Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/XU2W/JCKUH7SN/F4WXU2WJCKUH7SN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/XU2W/JCKUH7SN/F4WXU2WJCKUH7SN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/XU2W/JCKUH7SN/F4WXU2WJCKUH7SN.SMALL.jpg eaubuchon090 I made a pillow blanket. It's used as a bed, chair, etc. You only need a few things, a twin sized sheet, a few pillows, and a way to sew it all together. It is really simple and easy to make! What You Need To make this pillow blanket, you will need:1 twin size sheet5 pillowsSewing machine and/or...
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Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:11:22 PST
Cozy Glow Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-Gloves/
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Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:20:16 PST
Soup Bowl Koozies http://www.instructables.com/id/Soup-Bowl-Koozies/
Soup Bowl Koozies - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/50O6/JCGK9HX9/F7W50O6JCGK9HX9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/50O6/JCGK9HX9/F7W50O6JCGK9HX9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/50O6/JCGK9HX9/F7W50O6JCGK9HX9.SMALL.jpg KarenK116 "Baby It's Cold Outside" and time for those wonderful homemade soups and chill's to keep us warm. But hot soups in glass bowls can be uncomfortable to handle. Protect your hands with these super cute Soup Bowl Koozies. These Koozies are fast and easy to create and they make wonderful gifts for the s...
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Thu, 18 Jan 2018 06:10:27 PST
3 Quick and Easy Sweaters to Help Keep You Warm http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Quick-and-Easy-Sweaters-to-Help-Keep-You-Warm/
3 Quick and Easy Sweaters to Help Keep You Warm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/I9WL/JCGK7O1X/FYOI9WLJCGK7O1X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/I9WL/JCGK7O1X/FYOI9WLJCGK7O1X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/I9WL/JCGK7O1X/FYOI9WLJCGK7O1X.SMALL.jpg cfremming I love sweaters!!!I'm a weaver and enjoy finding things to make using my woven fabric. My favorite thing to do with my woven fabric is to wear it. I have made scarves and shawls, but with winter time here I wanted to try making some sweaters out of my hand weaving to help keep me warm.One of my mai...
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Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:56:57 PST
Winter Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Winter-Scarf/
Winter Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/GO96/JCGK6CU7/FQMGO96JCGK6CU7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/GO96/JCGK6CU7/FQMGO96JCGK6CU7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/GO96/JCGK6CU7/FQMGO96JCGK6CU7.SMALL.jpg udayak17 Once you get the hang of it, you will quickly become addicted. The click, click sound of knitting will become a constant in your life. When you first learn how to knit, a scarf is a great beginning project. It offers you easy practice, but also leaves you with a handmade scarf to add to your wardrob...
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Wed, 17 Jan 2018 03:51:01 PST
Sew Slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-Slippers/
Sew Slippers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/08AW/JCGK7O25/F1L08AWJCGK7O25.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/08AW/JCGK7O25/F1L08AWJCGK7O25.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/08AW/JCGK7O25/F1L08AWJCGK7O25.SMALL.jpg kannan uday Hey y’all, today I’m sharing a slipper pattern to sew slippers from fleece. I have perpetually cold feet. Everyone who knows me knows this, and since I stopped teaching and work from home I have amassed a collection of warm socks and slippers so that I don’t have to put on actual shoes for most of t...
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Tue, 16 Jan 2018 23:57:58 PST
"Little Bird" Sewn Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Bird-Pet-Toys/
"Little Bird" Sewn Toys - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/8MI7/JCGK642P/FNZ8MI7JCGK642P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/8MI7/JCGK642P/FNZ8MI7JCGK642P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/8MI7/JCGK642P/FNZ8MI7JCGK642P.SMALL.jpg Elaina M These little birds were inspired by a keychain I bought from a fair as a child. The design has always been something that I thought was clever and the keychain has dutifully stuck with me throughout the years. Sometimes he's a christmas tree ornament, sometimes a backpack embellishment, but most rec...
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Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:57:18 PST
Bow infinity Scarf/Head Warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Bow-Infinity-ScarfHead-Warmer/
Bow infinity Scarf/Head Warmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/9SNZ/JCAUWRH6/F4B9SNZJCAUWRH6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/9SNZ/JCAUWRH6/F4B9SNZJCAUWRH6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/9SNZ/JCAUWRH6/F4B9SNZJCAUWRH6.SMALL.jpg Wyzen Hi everyone, this is my first instructable and i'm really nervous because i don't know, i hope you like it.A little background story, i'm learning different things cause i get boring and sewing caught my attention lately, so i try this project and is a opportunity to see a feedback from the communit...
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Mon, 15 Jan 2018 02:34:14 PST
Star Wars Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Skirt/
Star Wars Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/XRFN/JCAUM49U/FKOXRFNJCAUM49U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/XRFN/JCAUM49U/FKOXRFNJCAUM49U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/XRFN/JCAUM49U/FKOXRFNJCAUM49U.SMALL.jpg cdstudioNH I saw some cute comic book Star Wars fabric at Joann's. My daughter loves Comic books and loves Star Wars, so I'm hoping she'll also love a Star Wars Comic skirt! Gather all your sewing supplies: sewing machine, threaded tape measure scissors about 30 pins 9" zipper button, snap, or hasp ind...
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Sun, 14 Jan 2018 14:17:10 PST
Fabric Poinsettia Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Poinsettia-Plant/
Fabric Poinsettia Plant - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/WA3Y/JCAUG5XQ/FE6WA3YJCAUG5XQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/WA3Y/JCAUG5XQ/FE6WA3YJCAUG5XQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/WA3Y/JCAUG5XQ/FE6WA3YJCAUG5XQ.SMALL.jpg cdstudioNH It's Christmastime, and I'm always excited about what I can create for certain Loved Ones. Sometimes I buy a little bit, but for the most part I like to create unique pieces for the various individuals in my life. Certain people that you know have everything that they need or want, so the challenge ...
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Sun, 14 Jan 2018 11:14:35 PST
Triangle Patch Work Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Triangle-Patch-Work-Quilt/
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Thu, 11 Jan 2018 15:53:54 PST
Cold Weather Hoodie and Cowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Cold-Weather-Hoodie-and-Cowl/
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Thu, 11 Jan 2018 13:20:49 PST
How to Sew Full Head Ski Hat and Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sew-Children-Full-Head-Ski-Hat-and-Mask/
How to Sew Full Head Ski Hat and Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/ODHL/JC2Y6MV2/FUKODHLJC2Y6MV2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/ODHL/JC2Y6MV2/FUKODHLJC2Y6MV2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/ODHL/JC2Y6MV2/FUKODHLJC2Y6MV2.SMALL.jpg babybayrs If you live in weather like Wisconsin's, you better ski. If you ski in weather like Wisconsin's, you better have a full head ski hat and mask to avoid frostbite. After searching for ski hat and mask to buy, the only things I found aren’t quite right. I decided to make them myself for my daughter and...
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Sun, 7 Jan 2018 21:29:26 PST
Instax Mini Camera Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Instax-Mini-Camera-Bag/
Instax Mini Camera Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/U08Q/JBWK2ILX/FJCU08QJBWK2ILX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/U08Q/JBWK2ILX/FJCU08QJBWK2ILX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/U08Q/JBWK2ILX/FJCU08QJBWK2ILX.SMALL.jpg lerigsby12 I love my Instax Mini camera, but because it's plastic, I have a habit of just tossing it in my backpack, on the floor of my car, or wherever. I wanted a small bag to carry around my camera that would be cheaper and more personalized than ones I found online. I also had a few specific pockets I want...
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Tue, 2 Jan 2018 19:32:00 PST
Dog Paw Christmas Stocking http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Paw-Christmas-Stocking/
Dog Paw Christmas Stocking - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/VKA3/JBQU9D9W/FGEVKA3JBQU9D9W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/VKA3/JBQU9D9W/FGEVKA3JBQU9D9W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/VKA3/JBQU9D9W/FGEVKA3JBQU9D9W.SMALL.jpg theartfulbirder Required Materials*Fleece in either red or green, and white*Felt in red or green*Sewing machine + thread*Dog paw image printed in desired size Cut and Trace Paw Design *Print out a dog paw design, make sure it is the desired size. If it is too small you can enlarge and print again, or just draw ...
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Fri, 29 Dec 2017 11:43:40 PST
Poinsettia Stocking http://www.instructables.com/id/Poinsettia-Stocking/
Poinsettia Stocking - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/31F6/JBQU9RNU/FZB31F6JBQU9RNU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/31F6/JBQU9RNU/FZB31F6JBQU9RNU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/31F6/JBQU9RNU/FZB31F6JBQU9RNU.SMALL.jpg theartfulbirder Required Materials*Green Fleece*White Fleece or other soft material*Felt in dark green, red, 2 shades of blue, and yellow-orange*Thread in dark green, red, blue, yellow-orange, and white*Sewing machine***Note: I made two separate poinsettia stockings, so if you see duplicated pieces or slightly diff...
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Fri, 29 Dec 2017 14:45:16 PST
Snow White Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-White-Apron/
Snow White Apron - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/ZXMT/JBMK0XSE/FK7ZXMTJBMK0XSE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/ZXMT/JBMK0XSE/FK7ZXMTJBMK0XSE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/ZXMT/JBMK0XSE/FK7ZXMTJBMK0XSE.SMALL.jpg tvorivamama My girls like to help me in the kitchen and they like doing it dressed up in costumes. Our kitchen has already brought down one Frozen dress because SOMEONE refused to take it off for the Christmas baking. And so I though to solve the problem and make both sides happy by making a princess dress apro...
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Thu, 28 Dec 2017 08:28:01 PST
Replacing the Light Switch on a Pfaff 1200 Sewing Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-the-Light-Switch-on-a-Pfaff-1200-Sewing-/
Replacing the Light Switch on a Pfaff 1200 Sewing Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/7PJN/JBGU473D/FNV7PJNJBGU473D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/7PJN/JBGU473D/FNV7PJNJBGU473D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/7PJN/JBGU473D/FNV7PJNJBGU473D.SMALL.jpg Tsu Dho Nimh One of the repairs most users can manage is replacing a broken light switch. It only requires screwdriver use and some patience. Replacing the push-button for the sewing area light is a moderately difficult repair because of the limited space, the short wires, and the way the power inlet parts fal...
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Fri, 22 Dec 2017 07:50:18 PST
How to Remove Covers From Pfaff 1214/1213/1222E Sewing Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Remove-Covers-From-Pfaff-121412131222E-Sewi/
How to Remove Covers From Pfaff 1214/1213/1222E Sewing Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/3N18/JBE12LDB/FQQ3N18JBE12LDB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/3N18/JBE12LDB/FQQ3N18JBE12LDB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/3N18/JBE12LDB/FQQ3N18JBE12LDB.SMALL.jpg Tsu Dho Nimh One of the harder things about sewing machine repairs is removing the covers to get to the insides. The user manuals don't tell you how because they don't want you messing with the innards, while the repair manuals don't tell you how because they assume you already know how. This instructable is for...
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Wed, 20 Dec 2017 07:41:47 PST
Adjust Timing on Pfaff 2030 Sewing Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjust-Timing-on-Pfaff-2030-Sewing-Machine/
Adjust Timing on Pfaff 2030 Sewing Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/NOQ7/JBE110TL/FLRNOQ7JBE110TL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/NOQ7/JBE110TL/FLRNOQ7JBE110TL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/NOQ7/JBE110TL/FLRNOQ7JBE110TL.SMALL.jpg arpruss Every so often, the timing between the bobbin hook and the needle in a sewing machine gets uncoordinated. Symptoms involve clicking, getting stuck, etc. We have an old Pfaff Tiptronic 2030 and I couldn't find specific instructions for fixing its timing. Between instructions online for other machines...
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Tue, 19 Dec 2017 13:02:14 PST
Made to Measure Stripey Placemats http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-a-Set-of-Made-to-Measure-Stripey-Placemats/
Made to Measure Stripey Placemats - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/GCVR/JBCJPUMT/FSLGCVRJBCJPUMT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/GCVR/JBCJPUMT/FSLGCVRJBCJPUMT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/GCVR/JBCJPUMT/FSLGCVRJBCJPUMT.SMALL.jpg KarenSmithDesigns Placements from the store can often be the wrong size for your own tableware and size of table. Its easy to make some simple made to measure mats from upholstery fabric, using basic sewing machine skills.Begin by working out some measurements for your mats. I laid out my (small) dining table as thou...
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Mon, 18 Dec 2017 19:32:03 PST
How to Make Skateboard Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Skateboard-Backpack/
How to Make Skateboard Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/OZCQ/JBCJPAIY/FQNOZCQJBCJPAIY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/OZCQ/JBCJPAIY/FQNOZCQJBCJPAIY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/OZCQ/JBCJPAIY/FQNOZCQJBCJPAIY.SMALL.jpg ProperFit Clothing This tutorial walks you through the steps on how to take a backpack and install straps to carry your skateboard. This is a good was to recycle your old bags. Give them a new use! Hope everyone has fun with this sewing project! Be sure to like, subscribe, and comment! Thanks for watching! Supply Li...
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Mon, 18 Dec 2017 16:39:55 PST
Adding Sleeves and Hood to Denim Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Sleeves-and-Hood-to-Denim-Jacket/
Adding Sleeves and Hood to Denim Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/NIAF/JBCJOTHP/F8HNIAFJBCJOTHP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/NIAF/JBCJOTHP/F8HNIAFJBCJOTHP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/NIAF/JBCJOTHP/F8HNIAFJBCJOTHP.SMALL.jpg ProperFit Clothing Make your denim jacket look fresh on the cheap! We will walk you through the process of adding hoodie sleeves and hood onto a denim jacket! Supply List -Link to Buy Organic Cotton Sweatshirt Fleece Black Fabric By The Yard: https://goo.gl/xRi8Re-Link to buy 4423 sewing machine (sewing machine us...
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Mon, 18 Dec 2017 15:51:59 PST
How to Install Bottle Opener on Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-Bottle-Opener-on-Hat/
How to Install Bottle Opener on Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/YFU4/JBCJP14M/FU0YFU4JBCJP14M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/YFU4/JBCJP14M/FU0YFU4JBCJP14M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/YFU4/JBCJP14M/FU0YFU4JBCJP14M.SMALL.jpg ProperFit Clothing This is a fun DIY project that will customize your hat! Great for beginners! This tutorial walks you through the steps on how to install a beer bottle opener on you baseball cap! This is a great product to brand your caps with. It will make your hat stand out! Hope everyone has fun with this project...
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Mon, 18 Dec 2017 16:14:15 PST
Multiform Beanbag for Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiform-Beanbag-for-Cheap/
Multiform Beanbag for Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/K9X9/JB6U7FGM/FQOK9X9JB6U7FGM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/K9X9/JB6U7FGM/FQOK9X9JB6U7FGM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/K9X9/JB6U7FGM/FQOK9X9JB6U7FGM.SMALL.jpg CraftAndu Let's be honest - bean bags are awesome! They can take any shape required by its user to offer maximum comfort. Some say that bean bags were invented after Bruce Lee made is "Be like watahh" speech!For years and years, I had dreamed of owning a bean bag. Unfortunately, I did not really need or have ...
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Sat, 16 Dec 2017 14:38:50 PST
Juki Sewing Machine Overview http://www.instructables.com/id/Juki-Sewing-Machine-1/
Juki Sewing Machine Overview - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F83/M2XI/JB6TZ4XM/F83M2XIJB6TZ4XM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F83/M2XI/JB6TZ4XM/F83M2XIJB6TZ4XM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F83/M2XI/JB6TZ4XM/F83M2XIJB6TZ4XM.SMALL.jpg robertbettis Hi, my name is Robert Bettis. I am a maker at The Factory Maker Space at the University of North Texas, and today I will be teaching you to use the Juki HZL-G210 sewing machine. In The Factory, we keep this machine available to students, staff, and alumni for in-space use. The Juki G210 is easy to u...
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Tue, 28 Nov 2017 08:27:28 PST
Patchwork Phone Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Patchwork-Phone-Bag/
Patchwork Phone Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ZC3R/JB3ZSL8U/FITZC3RJB3ZSL8U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ZC3R/JB3ZSL8U/FITZC3RJB3ZSL8U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ZC3R/JB3ZSL8U/FITZC3RJB3ZSL8U.SMALL.jpg advika.sharma Materials: many different colors of felt or fabric some way to sew easily thread needle Make/Collect Your Patches If you don't already have patches, then all you have to do is cut up your fabric or felt(whatever you are going to use) into tiny little squares. Make sure that they are at least 3 di...
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Thu, 14 Dec 2017 06:51:49 PST
Old Sweater - New Mittens http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Sweater-New-Mittens/
Old Sweater - New Mittens - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5Q7K/JB3ZOU8P/FM85Q7KJB3ZOU8P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5Q7K/JB3ZOU8P/FM85Q7KJB3ZOU8P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/5Q7K/JB3ZOU8P/FM85Q7KJB3ZOU8P.SMALL.jpg KristiTuki Watch this video or go to the next step! Old Sweater Take your old sweater.Outlining your hand with a piece of chalk.Cut out your mitten! Sewing Once the mittens have been cut out turn it inside out Pin the two sides together…Now we need hand sew them together.Do the same steps for the other ...
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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:08:00 PST
Busy Books With QR Codes http://www.instructables.com/id/Busy-Books-With-QR-Codes/
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Sun, 10 Dec 2017 20:48:09 PST
Apron From Recycled Denim Pants http://www.instructables.com/id/Apron-From-Recycled-Denim-Pants/
Apron From Recycled Denim Pants - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/TNJH/JAYJ51CK/F3ITNJHJAYJ51CK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/TNJH/JAYJ51CK/F3ITNJHJAYJ51CK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/TNJH/JAYJ51CK/F3ITNJHJAYJ51CK.SMALL.jpg Marklow Whether I am tending the animals, kneading dough for a brioche or rebuilding the carburetor on my 1937 Cadillac LaSalle I want a sturdy, substantial apron with some style to protect my clothes. So for me the 'go to' fabric is recycled denim. I like that even though it is no longer presentable as p...
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Sat, 9 Dec 2017 22:11:02 PST
Iron Man Plush http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Plush/
Iron Man Plush - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/4HC1/JAWU0H64/FG14HC1JAWU0H64.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/4HC1/JAWU0H64/FG14HC1JAWU0H64.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/4HC1/JAWU0H64/FG14HC1JAWU0H64.SMALL.jpg Cherie101 For all of you Marvel lovers out there, this one is for you!Within the last year I have really gotten in to making plushes, usually animals, but Iron Man is Iron Man so I had to give him a go. There are just a few things I would change, but I think he turned out pretty well! The things I thought cou...
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Sat, 9 Dec 2017 04:46:52 PST
Portable Ironing Mat http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Ironing-Mat/
Portable Ironing Mat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/1CCX/JAMU6I7U/FNZ1CCXJAMU6I7U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/1CCX/JAMU6I7U/FNZ1CCXJAMU6I7U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/1CCX/JAMU6I7U/FNZ1CCXJAMU6I7U.SMALL.jpg Crafts with Ellen I’m working on a bigger project that will involve a lot of ironing. My ironing board simply isn’t big enough and it would be a pain to keep moving everything around. So I decided to make an ironing mat, which turns my table into a big ironing board. This will make any project that involves ironing m...
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Mon, 4 Dec 2017 07:20:59 PST
Easy Pixel Quilt Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Pixel-Quilt-Top/
Easy Pixel Quilt Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/02OU/JAMTSZK8/FI502OUJAMTSZK8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/02OU/JAMTSZK8/FI502OUJAMTSZK8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/02OU/JAMTSZK8/FI502OUJAMTSZK8.SMALL.jpg Crafts with Ellen I heard of an easy way to make a pixel quilt top and I've always wanted to try it ever since. As you can see, I finally did and it worked great! So let me show you how to do it.The traditional way would be to cut the individual squares and sew those into rows. You then sew the rows together to make ...
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Sat, 2 Dec 2017 10:38:10 PST
Bunny Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bunny-Backpack/
Bunny Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/HWSG/JAIJI9VU/FPZHWSGJAIJI9VU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/HWSG/JAIJI9VU/FPZHWSGJAIJI9VU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/HWSG/JAIJI9VU/FPZHWSGJAIJI9VU.SMALL.jpg tvorivamama Being a little sister has its challenges, I see that now. Ameli constantly looks up to her sister, imitates her and wants to do the same things. Most of them she can do but there's one she can't - go to preschool. Although she'll start soon, this September wasn't easy for her. Lily went back to scho...
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Tue, 28 Nov 2017 01:31:22 PST
Wearable Carafe http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Carafe/
Wearable Carafe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/IVJ8/JACU3TYP/FJOIVJ8JACU3TYP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/IVJ8/JACU3TYP/FJOIVJ8JACU3TYP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/IVJ8/JACU3TYP/FJOIVJ8JACU3TYP.SMALL.jpg MKelly97 This project allows one to become a one-man coffee stop and can be used to act as a promotion for an event, a way to hand out samples, or simply to run around and brighten some people's day. Things You Will Need a rolling backpack with a sturdy basesmall, insulated carafeneedle and thread sewing...
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Sun, 26 Nov 2017 22:57:33 PST
Gravity Chair Redux http://www.instructables.com/id/Gravity-Chair-Redux/
Gravity Chair Redux - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/94CB/JACU2ZS8/F9X94CBJACU2ZS8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/94CB/JACU2ZS8/F9X94CBJACU2ZS8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/94CB/JACU2ZS8/F9X94CBJACU2ZS8.SMALL.jpg veryrealperson This is an instructable on how to reupholster a chair. I found this beat up gravity chair on its way to a landfill and decided to give it a total makeover. This will cover the basic upholstery process. Upholstery is much more complicated and nuanced than I ever expected. Tools The basic tools :...
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Sun, 26 Nov 2017 21:22:59 PST
10+ DIY Christmas Decorations http://www.instructables.com/id/10-DIY-Christmas-Decorations/
10+ DIY Christmas Decorations - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/ODO9/JACTU1Q8/F6OODO9JACTU1Q8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/ODO9/JACTU1Q8/F6OODO9JACTU1Q8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/ODO9/JACTU1Q8/F6OODO9JACTU1Q8.SMALL.jpg theartfulbirder Materials and Required Items: Sewing material, sewing machine, thread, sewing needle, scissors, quilt batting/thicker material for inside some of the projects, stuffing, ribbon, googly eyes x2, Velcro.1. Big tree skirt2. Small tree skirt 3. Trivet cover4. Pillow cover5. Table runner6. Towel holders7...
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Sat, 25 Nov 2017 22:59:18 PST
Rag Quilting for the Beginner http://www.instructables.com/id/Rag-Quilting-for-the-Beginner/
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Sat, 25 Nov 2017 10:23:30 PST
Kids Safety Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Safety-Bag/
Kids Safety Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/W6LI/JACTQEPW/FE2W6LIJACTQEPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/W6LI/JACTQEPW/FE2W6LIJACTQEPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/W6LI/JACTQEPW/FE2W6LIJACTQEPW.SMALL.jpg NScott70 Here's my attempt at including LED lights in a kid's drawstring bag. It could be just for fun - Kid's love stuff that lights up Or useful for drawing attention to young pedestrians or cyclists. Materials:0.5m plaid fabric0.5m calico fabric3m cord2 large buttonsThread1 solar LED kit with solar p...
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Fri, 24 Nov 2017 06:18:18 PST
Flamenco Shoes Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Flamenco-Shoes-Bag/
Flamenco Shoes Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/FJ60/JA8JBF0N/FPTFJ60JA8JBF0N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/FJ60/JA8JBF0N/FPTFJ60JA8JBF0N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/FJ60/JA8JBF0N/FPTFJ60JA8JBF0N.SMALL.jpg Ivan Beldiagin This is a really simple bag for shoes. Like a box, just made of leather.) Materials and Tools You need the following materials: A piece of good leather Zipper Cloth for lining Zipper end ThreadsThe list of tools isn't big too: A really sharp knife Ruler and pencil Sewing machine (I'm using...
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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 02:24:14 PST