Instructables: exploring - craft - sewing http://www.instructables.com Thu, 29 Jun 2017 04:56:56 PDT BLOX v1.01 PAJAMA Turns KURTI http://www.instructables.com/id/PAJAMA-Turns-KURTI/
PAJAMA Turns KURTI - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/CNUD/J4EFME8R/FPCCNUDJ4EFME8R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/CNUD/J4EFME8R/FPCCNUDJ4EFME8R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/CNUD/J4EFME8R/FPCCNUDJ4EFME8R.SMALL.jpg MausumiM It is my passion to recycle things. whatever possible. So before and after is the contest ,which is very close to my soul, I am thankful to INSTRUCT ABLE, to consider recycling as contest. Thanks to organizer again. It was a new pajama. I parched for myself it as the fabric was very soft an...
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Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:03:03 PDT
Easy On-The-Go Sewing Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-On-The-Go-Sewing-Kit/
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Tue, 27 Jun 2017 09:59:38 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
1min DIY Summer Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/1min-DIY-Summer-Dress/
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Sat, 24 Jun 2017 11:18:03 PDT
Travel Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Travel-Purse/
Travel Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/4VZ4/J44FZ8I8/F514VZ4J44FZ8I8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/4VZ4/J44FZ8I8/F514VZ4J44FZ8I8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/4VZ4/J44FZ8I8/F514VZ4J44FZ8I8.SMALL.jpg Tia2000 Even though we have more and more access to travel documents on our phones, it is still necessary to carry our passport and paper documents. This travel purse will make these documents easy to find and access, while keeping them safe and in one place. Being a young traveller, I love the idea of havi...
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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:06:19 PDT
Bird Pillows http://www.instructables.com/id/Bird-Pillows/
Bird Pillows - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/L2WQ/J3YQ2G7F/FETL2WQJ3YQ2G7F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/L2WQ/J3YQ2G7F/FETL2WQJ3YQ2G7F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/L2WQ/J3YQ2G7F/FETL2WQJ3YQ2G7F.SMALL.jpg cdstudioNH I've had this nice Northeastern bird panel fabric for a while, but couldn't quite decide how to use it as each 8x10 inch print was too large for a potholder, too small for a pillow, so I put the general idea of any project on hold until something else materialised... Pillows, Gonna Make Them Happ...
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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
Sewing http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-7/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/Q2CS/J3OPTHOV/F4OQ2CSJ3OPTHOV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/Q2CS/J3OPTHOV/F4OQ2CSJ3OPTHOV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/Q2CS/J3OPTHOV/F4OQ2CSJ3OPTHOV.SMALL.jpg MelissaS146 Sewing Instructables How to Make an A-line Mini Dress Design and Create a Dress How to Make a Tulle Skirt Nautical Seersucker Sundress SPRING/SUMMER NAUTICAL STRIPED DRESS 33 DIY Dresses
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Fri, 9 Jun 2017 19:09:12 PDT
DIY Draw String Travel Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Draw-String-Travel-Backpack/
DIY Draw String Travel Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/387M/J3OPPDRG/FUH387MJ3OPPDRG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/387M/J3OPPDRG/FUH387MJ3OPPDRG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/387M/J3OPPDRG/FUH387MJ3OPPDRG.SMALL.jpg laurenrhoades I will be showing you how to create a DIY Draw String Travel Bag! This bag is not only durable, but also gives you the opportunity to be as creative as you'd like when picking out fabric. DIY Draw String Travel Bag For the first step, you will want to gather all of the supplies needed to create ...
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Thu, 1 Jun 2017 12:34:02 PDT
Small Zipper Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Zipper-Pouch/
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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/
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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/
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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
5 Easy Headbands http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Easy-Headbands/
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Sun, 21 May 2017 02:19:34 PDT
DIY Sweatshirt http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sweatshirt/
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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
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 Armored Motorcycle Pants Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Motorcycle-Pants-or-Upgrade/
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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
Easy DIY Felt Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Felt-Coasters/
Easy DIY Felt Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/HPE8/ILCHAKX1/F0UHPE8ILCHAKX1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/HPE8/ILCHAKX1/F0UHPE8ILCHAKX1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/HPE8/ILCHAKX1/F0UHPE8ILCHAKX1.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink These felt coasters are a great way to learn how to sew! Felt is more forgiving to work with than standard woven fabric because it doesn't fray along the edges. We'll also be using larger embroidery needles and six stranded embroidery floss so we can take bigger stitches and not worry as much about...
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Mon, 15 May 2017 13:03:03 PDT
How to Hand Sew a Gadget Case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hand-Sew-a-Gadget-Case/
How to Hand Sew a Gadget Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/RG6M/IO0GAES5/FGARG6MIO0GAES5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/RG6M/IO0GAES5/FGARG6MIO0GAES5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/RG6M/IO0GAES5/FGARG6MIO0GAES5.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink I'm going to show you how to make a custom gadget case for your phone, laptop or tablet. This case is great for keeping your gadget safe from scratches in a suitcase or bag, but it doesn't include any serious padding because we're sewing by hand.Once you've learned how to make a case, it's easy to m...
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Mon, 15 May 2017 12:58:28 PDT
How to Make a Faux Patchwork Pencil Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Faux-Patchwork-Pencil-Pouch/
How to Make a Faux Patchwork Pencil Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/FLX2/J2QF06DA/F81FLX2J2QF06DA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/FLX2/J2QF06DA/F81FLX2J2QF06DA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/FLX2/J2QF06DA/F81FLX2J2QF06DA.SMALL.jpg nextgenversatility What is Patchwork?Patchwork is a style of needlework in which small pieces of cloth in different designs, colours, or textures are sewn together.Patchwork is a cool trend nowadays. And having your own patchwork fabric craft makes a chic statement. But it is difficult and time-consuming to make actua...
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Mon, 15 May 2017 07:11:30 PDT
Otherwordly Terrific Plushies http://www.instructables.com/id/Otherwordly-Terrific-Plushies/
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Sat, 13 May 2017 17:16:08 PDT
DIY Hoodie for Men in 20min http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hoodie-for-Men-in-20min/
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Thu, 11 May 2017 07:31:04 PDT
Recycled Sandbag From Jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Sandbag-From-Jeans/
Recycled Sandbag From Jeans - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/SIFL/J2GF4THF/FE9SIFLJ2GF4THF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/SIFL/J2GF4THF/FE9SIFLJ2GF4THF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/SIFL/J2GF4THF/FE9SIFLJ2GF4THF.SMALL.jpg Moose_Pardy Do you have any old jeans kicking around the bottom of your closet? Instead of throwing them out, try making a sandbag with them. These sandbags can be used as a gun rest for shooting, an exercise bag, and much more. Read on for a list of materials and tools you need... Tools and Materials For th...
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Thu, 11 May 2017 04:24:19 PDT
How to Make Patriotic Bunting the Easy Way-for Memorial Day & 4th of July http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Patriotic-Bunting-the-Easy-Way-for-Mem/
How to Make Patriotic Bunting the Easy Way-for Memorial Day & 4th of July - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/33VC/J2GF75VR/FGY33VCJ2GF75VR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/33VC/J2GF75VR/FGY33VCJ2GF75VR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/33VC/J2GF75VR/FGY33VCJ2GF75VR.SMALL.jpg creativeiscool I am making more of these easy buntings for the upcoming red-white-and-blue holidays here in the US. Materials 2 Yards Navy Broadcloth (often found in the quilting section)2 Yards White Broadcloth4 Yards Red BroadclothGrommets, setting tools (optional) I got all the fabric on sale for about $2/ya...
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Wed, 10 May 2017 21:57:24 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
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
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
Make a Custom Stuffed Animal http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Custom-Stuffed-Animal/
Make a Custom Stuffed Animal - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/R0SR/J2GF7DHK/F68R0SRJ2GF7DHK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/R0SR/J2GF7DHK/F68R0SRJ2GF7DHK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/R0SR/J2GF7DHK/F68R0SRJ2GF7DHK.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes Designing and making your own stuffed toy is a fun project and a great way to practice some basic sewing skills like sewing curved seams, creating facings, using fusible interfacing and following a simple pattern. If you keep the shape of the body simple, this kind of creature is a fairly easy proje...
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Wed, 10 May 2017 18:02:43 PDT
Easy Cloth Tote Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Cloth-Tote-Bag/
Easy Cloth Tote Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/BSY4/J2GF76O1/FVCBSY4J2GF76O1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/BSY4/J2GF76O1/FVCBSY4J2GF76O1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/BSY4/J2GF76O1/FVCBSY4J2GF76O1.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes No matter what your level of sewing expertise, this useful bag is a great project. It's simple enough for beginning sewers, but universally practical enough to be worthwhile for just about anyone. The construction is so simple that there is no pattern required and it can easily be customized by jus...
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Wed, 10 May 2017 17:50:09 PDT
How to Make a Step in Dog Harness (using Nylon Webbing Material) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Step-in-Dog-Harness-using-Nylon-Webb/
How to Make a Step in Dog Harness (using Nylon Webbing Material) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/24HH/J34PK1LG/F7E24HHJ34PK1LG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/24HH/J34PK1LG/F7E24HHJ34PK1LG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/24HH/J34PK1LG/F7E24HHJ34PK1LG.SMALL.jpg MKiltt TOOLS:-Scissors-Measuring tape-Needle & thread or a sewing machine (harness needs to withstand your dog's play time and running movements)-Lighter (adult supervision required)MATERIALS:-Roughly 8 feet of nylon webbing about an inch in width (dependant on your dog's size you can use less length and 1...
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Tue, 9 May 2017 11:57:01 PDT
How to Make a Weighted Blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Weighted-Blanket/
How to Make a Weighted Blanket - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/V4ZH/J2GEYTNM/FHYV4ZHJ2GEYTNM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/V4ZH/J2GEYTNM/FHYV4ZHJ2GEYTNM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/V4ZH/J2GEYTNM/FHYV4ZHJ2GEYTNM.SMALL.jpg WanderingTinkerAce Weighted blankets are usually designed for people with autism, but there are plenty of other uses! The pressure of the blanket causes the brain to release serotonin, which is a calming chemical in the body, much like a strong hug.Weighted blankets can help people with autism, sensory disorders, inso...
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Mon, 8 May 2017 22:04:18 PDT
Camera Bag With Genuine Leather Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Bag-With-Genuine-Leather-Strap/
Camera Bag With Genuine Leather Strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/9UQA/J2GEY7WM/F059UQAJ2GEY7WM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/9UQA/J2GEY7WM/F059UQAJ2GEY7WM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/9UQA/J2GEY7WM/F059UQAJ2GEY7WM.SMALL.jpg James Opper I am going to show you how to make a camera bag with a genuine leather strap. I bought all the materials at Hobby Lobby. This whole project took 2 days and some planning. The first day I did all the panels and top flap. The second day I did the snaps, strap, and United States Army pins. This is my f...
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Mon, 8 May 2017 18:24:57 PDT