Instructables: exploring - living - sewing - diy http://www.instructables.com Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:24:59 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Collapsible Zipper Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Collapsible-Zipper-Box/
DIY Collapsible Zipper Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/ZTTZ/I1GIKXJ1/F87ZTTZI1GIKXJ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/ZTTZ/I1GIKXJ1/F87ZTTZI1GIKXJ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/ZTTZ/I1GIKXJ1/F87ZTTZI1GIKXJ1.SMALL.jpg hank4444 This is an instructable on a fabric/cardboard box that i saw at some store and knew I needed to make one. Its great for organization because when you don't put stuff in them than they fit practically anywhere. All you have to do is unzip the bottom and it completely flattens out.NOTE: I didn't take ...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:07:28 PDT
How to Make a Perforated Key Ring Tags http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Perforated-Key-Ring-Tags/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 03:12:10 PDT
How to insulate a jacket for winter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-reversible-Multi-Season-Jacket/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 19:28:11 PDT
how to burnish leather edges http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-burnish-leather-edges/
how to burnish leather edges - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/J217/I0TV6CU4/FGPJ217I0TV6CU4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/J217/I0TV6CU4/FGPJ217I0TV6CU4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/J217/I0TV6CU4/FGPJ217I0TV6CU4.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Burnishing leather edges is a great way to make a leather project look AMAZING. If you're unfamiliar with the term, burnishing is basically polishing the rough edges of the leather. Burnishing can be a pretty time consuming technique, but the way it finishes a project is well worth it. In this instr...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 18:14:15 PDT
Baby Dress (12 - 18 months) http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Dress-Tutorial-12-18-months/
Baby Dress (12 - 18 months) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/UMB1/I0TVJU0K/F0QUMB1I0TVJU0K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/UMB1/I0TVJU0K/F0QUMB1I0TVJU0K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/UMB1/I0TVJU0K/F0QUMB1I0TVJU0K.SMALL.jpg Khaweya In this post, I shared how to stitch Baby Frock for 12 to 18 months old. Materials required Fabric: 1 yard for Main, 1 yard for lining and 1/2 yard for contrastZipper - 9"ThreadNeedleSewing stuffMachineScissorMeasuring tapeRuler Pattern Take your kids cloth ( Tee shirt works well ).For Bodi...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 13:51:44 PDT
Upcycle your old sweatshirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycle-your-old-sweatshirt/
Upcycle your old sweatshirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/HRSR/I0IK92N0/FI9HRSRI0IK92N0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/HRSR/I0IK92N0/FI9HRSRI0IK92N0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/HRSR/I0IK92N0/FI9HRSRI0IK92N0.SMALL.jpg hinagiku So here is how you are going to upcycle your old sweatshirt:) MATERIALS A sweatshirta tshirt(that you don't wear anymore)scissorspaperpen sewing machine(you can sew with your hands too)chalk (or something to mark the fabric) Measurements of the pockets measure the pocket and create the pocket...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 06:52:42 PDT
Duplicate your existing clothes! http://www.instructables.com/id/Duplicate-your-existing-clothes/
Duplicate your existing clothes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/FDHH/I0DOF2JR/FEXFDHHI0DOF2JR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/FDHH/I0DOF2JR/FEXFDHHI0DOF2JR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/FDHH/I0DOF2JR/FEXFDHHI0DOF2JR.SMALL.jpg SnazzyBot The tan coat was a ready-to-wear item that I purchased. The gray and white coat is one that I made myself. I didn't buy a sewing pattern to make the gray and white coat... I just traced the tan one!I'm sure there are many ways to trace patterns from existing items of clothing, but this is how I do i...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:04:21 PDT
Cord Work Ebroidery Made Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Cord-Work-Ebroidery-Made-Easy/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:10:15 PDT
DIY Heated Slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Heated-Slippers/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:31:00 PDT
How to make a pillow: http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-pillow/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:14:52 PDT
zippered pencil case http://www.instructables.com/id/zippered-pencil-case/
zippered pencil case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/7J6E/HZU0L0QI/FHO7J6EHZU0L0QI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/7J6E/HZU0L0QI/FHO7J6EHZU0L0QI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/7J6E/HZU0L0QI/FHO7J6EHZU0L0QI.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink This pencil case is a great beginner's sewing project! If you make this zippered pencil case you'll learn to put in an easy zipper and how to turn a normal zippered pouch a boxy one.This zippered pencil case is lined and just the perfect size to throw in a backpack or purse. :)And once you master so...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 17:19:22 PDT
DIY Bow Tie: Style on the Cheap and Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bow-Tie-Style-on-the-Cheap-and-Easy/
DIY Bow Tie: Style on the Cheap and Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/LG6Y/HZFDZSHH/F3SLG6YHZFDZSHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/LG6Y/HZFDZSHH/F3SLG6YHZFDZSHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/LG6Y/HZFDZSHH/F3SLG6YHZFDZSHH.SMALL.jpg BrendanMH Howdy! In this instructable I am going to show you how you can sew your very own bow tie!These are great because you can pick out any fabric you want, and it doesn't cost much at all.The way I show you uses a sewing machine, but you'll also get by just fine with a needle, some thread, and patience. ...
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:49:13 PDT
Pillow case out of a sweatshirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Pillow-case-out-of-a-sweatshirt/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:46:02 PDT
Easy Pincushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Pincushion/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:35:45 PDT
Upcycled T-shirt Sleeping Beauty Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-T-shirt-Sleeping-Beauty-Dress/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 18:55:39 PDT
DIY skater/circle skirt in 3 steps! (No zipper/no elastic band) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-skatercircle-skirt-in-3-steps-No-zipperno-elas/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/ZEPV/HXDP4CAA/F0XZEPVHXDP4CAA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/ZEPV/HXDP4CAA/F0XZEPVHXDP4CAA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/ZEPV/HXDP4CAA/F0XZEPVHXDP4CAA.SMALL.jpg DIYlover89 Hi guys!! Today I'm goin to show you how to make this beautiful skirt. As you see in the video is actually reall simple. Some important things: - Use a fabric that is a little bit stretchy and to sew the waistband use an elastc thread. This way you won't have to use a zipper and the proccess will b...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 14:15:39 PDT
Up cycled White Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-cycled-White-Shirt/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 08:52:46 PDT
Mamegoma Seal Plushie Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Mamegoma-Seal-Plushie-Tutorial/
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 10:53:36 PDT
Incredibly Easy Sock Plushie http://www.instructables.com/id/Incredibly-Easy-Sock-Plushie/
Incredibly Easy Sock Plushie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/FDPS/HW8SVZ7C/FUAFDPSHW8SVZ7C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/FDPS/HW8SVZ7C/FUAFDPSHW8SVZ7C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/FDPS/HW8SVZ7C/FUAFDPSHW8SVZ7C.SMALL.jpg momoluv Hey everyone it's momo and today I'm going to show y'all how to make a cute kawaii plushie. This is a bunny, bear, cat, looking thing. You won't even believe how incredibly easy this is! I hope you guys have fun! Supplies 1- ankle sock2- needle and thread (black and white)3- 2 black beads4- sciss...
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 10:15:51 PDT
How to Make a Glasses Case!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Glasses-Case/
How to Make a Glasses Case!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/GRCK/HW37KKGU/FQ8GRCKHW37KKGU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/GRCK/HW37KKGU/FQ8GRCKHW37KKGU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/GRCK/HW37KKGU/FQ8GRCKHW37KKGU.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu How to Make a Glasses Case!!Leather material gives it a more luxurious feel!! Prepare the Template Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the glasses. Cut out the Leather Cut out the leather with a leather cutter.Be careful not to cut your fingers! Needed to Complete Pro...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 04:23:15 PDT
Envelope Pillowcases Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Envelope-Pillowcases-Tutorial/
Envelope Pillowcases Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/JPGC/HVQZIX9W/FUMJPGCHVQZIX9W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/JPGC/HVQZIX9W/FUMJPGCHVQZIX9W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/JPGC/HVQZIX9W/FUMJPGCHVQZIX9W.SMALL.jpg HOMEmade MAKEOVERS If you ever wondered how to make envelope pillowcase then this tutorial is for you. Supplies Here is what you need for this project:pillowfabric sewing machineoverlockpins, scissors, measuring tape, threads Before you start Having all the supplies ready in place you may start planning. First ...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 01:30:02 PDT
How to Make a Penholder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Penholder/
How to Make a Penholder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/IXU1/HVGXQ07B/FVPIXU1HVGXQ07B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/IXU1/HVGXQ07B/FVPIXU1HVGXQ07B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/IXU1/HVGXQ07B/FVPIXU1HVGXQ07B.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu How to Make a PenholderMake the penholder with the use of leather. Prepare the Leather Prepare the slender leather. Cut out the Leather Cut out the leather with a leather cutter.Be careful not to cut your fingers! Polish the Leather Edge Apply oil to the leather edge and polish it with the...
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Thu, 22 May 2014 02:23:06 PDT
Triple Pencil Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Triple-Pencil-Case/
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Mon, 5 May 2014 12:15:26 PDT
Cheap, Custom, made to fit, thimbles. (or MANLY, MAN sized, MAN thimbles) http://www.instructables.com/id/MANLY-MAN-sized-MAN-thimbles/
Cheap, Custom, made to fit, thimbles. (or MANLY, MAN sized, MAN thimbles) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/MVGU/HUYBC05J/F9CMVGUHUYBC05J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/MVGU/HUYBC05J/F9CMVGUHUYBC05J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/MVGU/HUYBC05J/F9CMVGUHUYBC05J.SMALL.jpg DrPeper Make custom made to fit thimbles, out of Epoxy Putty or Polymer Clay (for sewing) cheap, quick, and easy!Here's a repeated problem that I've had over the years. I'll be sewing, stitching, or mending something *manly*. Things where the material is thick and hard to sew. Things like tents, backpacks, ...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:13:44 PDT
How to Make a Card Key Case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Card-Key-Case/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:25:59 PDT
How to Make a Wallet.... but.... http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wallet/
How to Make a Wallet.... but.... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/EDIS/HTQN6EZT/F7BEDISHTQN6EZT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/EDIS/HTQN6EZT/F7BEDISHTQN6EZT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/EDIS/HTQN6EZT/F7BEDISHTQN6EZT.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu I made a Wallet case out of leather. Leather material gives it a more luxurious feel. Prepare the Template Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of a card. Apply the Oil Apply the oil  to the back side of the leather. Make sure you apply a heavy coat  of oil. Needed t...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 03:18:49 PDT
How to Make a Bankbook Case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-the-Bankbook-Case/
How to Make a Bankbook Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/QM1A/HTC6900H/FLZQM1AHTC6900H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/QM1A/HTC6900H/FLZQM1AHTC6900H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/QM1A/HTC6900H/FLZQM1AHTC6900H.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu Since the original vinyl case is cheaply made, I made a bankbook case out of leather. Leather material gives it a more luxurious feel. Prepare the Template Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the bankbook. Cut out the Leather Cut out the leather with a leather cut...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 21:23:52 PDT
How to the iPhone Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-the-iPhone-Jacket/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 01:11:12 PDT
Let's make dust jacket!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-make-dust-jacket/
Let's make dust jacket!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/XTZ6/HSVG8YDS/FW5XTZ6HSVG8YDS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/XTZ6/HSVG8YDS/FW5XTZ6HSVG8YDS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/XTZ6/HSVG8YDS/FW5XTZ6HSVG8YDS.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu I made dust jacket with leather. I can easily make it, because it is simple made. Prepare a Template I make a template. This was attached to the book. Paint with Oil I paint with oil. This oil is a horse reason. I last a long time when I paint with this. Cut Leather I cut leather along a te...
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 02:39:23 PDT
How to Make Key-ring Tags http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Key-ring-Tags/
How to Make Key-ring Tags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/OK47/HSGFYON5/FIGOK47HSGFYON5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/OK47/HSGFYON5/FIGOK47HSGFYON5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/OK47/HSGFYON5/FIGOK47HSGFYON5.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu I made a key-ring tag this time!! So as it is easy, please challenge!! Cut Leather along a Template I cut leather along a template. When I cut the part of the curve, I cut to turn a template. I can easily cut the one!! Scratch the Leather Backside I scratch the part applying adhesive. In that ...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 22:35:58 PST
Pillowcase "3D" http://www.instructables.com/id/Pillowcase-3D/
Pillowcase "3D" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/C22U/HSBSLXA2/FVJC22UHSBSLXA2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/C22U/HSBSLXA2/FVJC22UHSBSLXA2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/C22U/HSBSLXA2/FVJC22UHSBSLXA2.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs This tutorial is based on my former sewing tip Sew It Yourself - Pillowcase.I've been asked to do a new tutorial for more thick and cubical pillows and here it is!Have fun and feel free to ask me if there is anything troubling you :) Preparing You need: - some fabric - new or big enough leftov...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 07:27:52 PST
How to Make the Wallet (Video Version) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-the-Wallet-Video-Version/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/8CBQ/HS80G8LW/FTW8CBQHS80G8LW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/8CBQ/HS80G8LW/FTW8CBQHS80G8LW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/8CBQ/HS80G8LW/FTW8CBQHS80G8LW.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu I received comment to want to see the inside of the wallet in instructables which I contributed last time. This wallet is simple, but is very useful!! It is not bulky in a bag , as it is small. The next time I want to challenge to make a large wallet!! Please subscribe!! http://www.youtube.com/user...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:35:43 PST
How to Make the Card-Case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-the-Card-Case/
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 02:27:30 PST
DIY carbon heated blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-carbon-heated-blanket/
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 12:22:43 PST
Sweetheart Embroidery Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweetheart-Embroidery-Kit/
Sweetheart Embroidery Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/NS65/HRI96L36/FWMNS65HRI96L36.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/NS65/HRI96L36/FWMNS65HRI96L36.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/NS65/HRI96L36/FWMNS65HRI96L36.SMALL.jpg Fairgoods We wanted to create something for Valentine’s Day that you make yourself. Use our Sweetheart Embroidery Kit and tutorial to embroider your own wall hanging for your valentine. Our friend Leah Brandt, of Hero Images, demonstrates just how easy it is. What you'll need: Fairgoods Sweetheart Embroide...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:30:14 PST
Tattered jean secret gadget pocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Tattered-jean-secret-pocket/
Tattered jean secret gadget pocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/PYYO/HR3EF7A6/F6UPYYOHR3EF7A6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/PYYO/HR3EF7A6/F6UPYYOHR3EF7A6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/PYYO/HR3EF7A6/F6UPYYOHR3EF7A6.SMALL.jpg m bedi This is the easiest and the most reliable secret pocket everr!! One can make it in 10 minutes and hide any gadget or also that money you don't want to spend ;) Also good enough for keeping small valuables safe. What you need? All you need is a pair of tattered jeans, a piece of waste cloth , need...
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 21:42:23 PST
TUTORIAL: From Remnant to Striped Infinity Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/TUTORIAL-From-Remnant-to-Striped-Infinity-Scarf/
TUTORIAL: From Remnant to Striped Infinity Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/SKIZ/HR170ELK/F3OSKIZHR170ELK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/SKIZ/HR170ELK/F3OSKIZHR170ELK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/SKIZ/HR170ELK/F3OSKIZHR170ELK.SMALL.jpg hometownbetty I love scarves! It’s the easiest fashion accessory for the person who wants to add a little color without breaking the bank. And last week, when I scored a deal on the HGTV Home Chevron fabric remnant from Jo-Ann Fabrics, I also scored this touch of lace with modern gray rayon/polyester fabric - Fas...
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 19:52:55 PST
Seattle Atlanta Skyline T Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Seattle-Atlanta-Skyline-T-Shirt/
Seattle Atlanta Skyline T Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/GQXX/HQDUQQP3/FPUGQXXHQDUQQP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/GQXX/HQDUQQP3/FPUGQXXHQDUQQP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/GQXX/HQDUQQP3/FPUGQXXHQDUQQP3.SMALL.jpg sunshiine This Seattle/Atlanta skyline t-shirt was made for my grandson who wanted a unique, light-weight winter shirt. I suggested that instead of making the entire shirt, that we simply pick up a good quality, long-sleeved t-shirt, then create a meaningful design and appliqué it to the back of the shirt. He...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 16:49:25 PST
Sew It yourself - Pillowcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-It-yourself-Pillowcase/
Sew It yourself - Pillowcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/RATB/HQCWGSDT/FABRATBHQCWGSDT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/RATB/HQCWGSDT/FABRATBHQCWGSDT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/RATB/HQCWGSDT/FABRATBHQCWGSDT.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs Sew yourself some pillowcases. You need: - some lovely fabric - new or big enough leftover - your sewing machine +thread - zipper Preparing I am going to make a pillowcase for a 40x40cm pillow.So I need a piece of fabric which is laid double with 40x40cm+ 1-2cm seam allowance for 3 sides. Side ...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 13:10:08 PST
Gandalf the Grey How-to http://www.instructables.com/id/Gandalf-the-Grey-How-to/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/JI1S/HQCWG1RL/FS7JI1SHQCWG1RL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/JI1S/HQCWG1RL/FS7JI1SHQCWG1RL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/JI1S/HQCWG1RL/FS7JI1SHQCWG1RL.SMALL.jpg Zabzab In this video I will show you how to make a Gandalf the Grey hat, you can use this pattern to make any witch or wizard hat. I am putting all the information about the pattern pieces and what you need here in order to keep the video at an acceptable length. Material: ( The amount of fabric need...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 03:21:57 PST
Minion Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Minion-Hat/
Minion Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/3BUC/HQCPMDT2/F3B3BUCHQCPMDT2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/3BUC/HQCPMDT2/F3B3BUCHQCPMDT2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/3BUC/HQCPMDT2/F3B3BUCHQCPMDT2.SMALL.jpg pie popper Everyone loves minions! Now you can make a cute and cozy Despicable Me hat. Materials To make a minion hat you will need: -At least 1/3 yard yellow fleece -1/3 yard blue fleece -Black fleece (only about a 1x22 inch strip) -Grey fleece (enough for the goggles) -White fleece (enough for the eyes) -...
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 22:31:51 PST
Victorian Slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/Victorian-Slippers/
Victorian Slippers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/0FXW/HQBE5PIU/F7S0FXWHQBE5PIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/0FXW/HQBE5PIU/F7S0FXWHQBE5PIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/0FXW/HQBE5PIU/F7S0FXWHQBE5PIU.SMALL.jpg LadyJulie Hey guys, I made a video tutorial on how to sew them together and such. The pattern is self explanatory.If you like it, please vote for me! :) Making the pattern Follow both pictures.The one with the drawing of a foot is the top part of the pattern, the one with a footprint is the bottom part of ...
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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 14:14:03 PST
Two in one: Waistcoat and Bag :) http://www.instructables.com/id/Waistcoat-cum-Bag/
Two in one: Waistcoat and Bag :) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/PJH7/HPL6C2AE/FNZPJH7HPL6C2AE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/PJH7/HPL6C2AE/FNZPJH7HPL6C2AE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/PJH7/HPL6C2AE/FNZPJH7HPL6C2AE.SMALL.jpg m bedi I'm a hogger for 'multi-funtional' things. So, I created this waistcoat which can be converted into a bag ..so one can use it either ways :) I hope the instructions are clear enough and you like it! PS: Please vote for me if you like it :) :) Gather your material You will need: - Fabric (I've us...
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 08:42:30 PST
3 DIY T Shirt Ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/3-DIY-T-Shirt-Ideas/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/JS5P/HOUFXNG2/FC6JS5PHOUFXNG2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/JS5P/HOUFXNG2/FC6JS5PHOUFXNG2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/JS5P/HOUFXNG2/FC6JS5PHOUFXNG2.SMALL.jpg pinkchocolatebreak For more tutorials visit www.pinkchocolatebreak.com T-shirts form the perfect base for a cool DIY project. Wether you want a different top, skirt, dress or cutout the possibilities are endless. Play with the colors, texture of the fabric and use your creativity to create some fab T-shirt Ideas. I'...
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 14:18:57 PST
Easiest (And Cheapest) Bow Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Easiest-And-Cheapest-Bow-Tie/
Easiest (And Cheapest) Bow Tie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/24S9/HOSLKDH0/FHM24S9HOSLKDH0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/24S9/HOSLKDH0/FHM24S9HOSLKDH0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/24S9/HOSLKDH0/FHM24S9HOSLKDH0.SMALL.jpg bsweat1 I learned how to make bow ties when I figured out that they can be made cheaply with very simple materials. Here is a list of things that you will need to make your own bow ties: A piece of fabric (100% cotton is best) A Fat Quarter will be enough, 18'' by 20'' A size template for dimensions and m...
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Wed, 4 Dec 2013 22:34:10 PST
Easy Pumpkin Costume for Adults http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Pumpkin-Costume-for-Adults/
Easy Pumpkin Costume for Adults - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/MWZ2/HO7XFN6G/FWAMWZ2HO7XFN6G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/MWZ2/HO7XFN6G/FWAMWZ2HO7XFN6G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/MWZ2/HO7XFN6G/FWAMWZ2HO7XFN6G.SMALL.jpg AnnaGyn So, I wanted to be a pumpkin for Halloween for quite a while and this year, it was time! And what better way to be a pumpkin then making your own costume? So that's what I did (with a litte bit of design help). This should be fairly easy to make all that is required is some basic sewing knowledge. (...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 11:53:31 PST
1 MIN TUTORIAL | Easy DIY Leather Overall Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/1-MIN-TUTORIAL-Easy-DIY-Leather-Overall-Dress/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/F6JF/HO7XJU84/FGVF6JFHO7XJU84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/F6JF/HO7XJU84/FGVF6JFHO7XJU84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/F6JF/HO7XJU84/FGVF6JFHO7XJU84.SMALL.jpg pinkchocolatebreak For more DIY tutorials visit http://www.pinkchocolatebreak.com  I have been crushing on leather overalls and after finding the right faux leather (which was cheap) I was paired with the right material to create my DIY Leather Overall Dress. Pants are quite tricky to make if you have basic sewing kn...
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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 10:10:47 PST
DIY Baby Blanket and Swaddles. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Baby-Blanket-and-Swaddles/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/FPV6/HO7XMX0K/FSFFPV6HO7XMX0K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/FPV6/HO7XMX0K/FSFFPV6HO7XMX0K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/FPV6/HO7XMX0K/FSFFPV6HO7XMX0K.SMALL.jpg hawkabee Good Day Everyone! When my best friend had her very first baby the first thing that came mind, baby presents and lots of them! I've never shopped for a baby before in my life but really, how hard could this  be? I was excited! My goal, to create the biggest craziest gift basket of all times! I th...
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Fri, 22 Nov 2013 20:11:18 PST
1 MIN TUTORIAL | DIY Tulle Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/1-MIN-TUTORIAL-DIY-Tulle-Skirt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/I1KV/HN6C6MJ8/FWKI1KVHN6C6MJ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/I1KV/HN6C6MJ8/FWKI1KVHN6C6MJ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/I1KV/HN6C6MJ8/FWKI1KVHN6C6MJ8.SMALL.jpg pinkchocolatebreak For more visit http://www.pinkchocolatebreak.com Creating my own tulle skirt has been on my To DIY list for months! I really wanted it to be in a soft, pastel color and lilac seemed like the perfect choice. It's feminine, cute and perfect for any season. I needed to make sure I got enough length as...
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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 21:54:03 PDT
Tutorial - How to make a minion plushie http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-How-to-make-a-minion-plushie/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/1F7V/HM8CW40J/FLX1F7VHM8CW40J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/1F7V/HM8CW40J/FLX1F7VHM8CW40J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/1F7V/HM8CW40J/FLX1F7VHM8CW40J.SMALL.jpg Sabsta Take a look at the tutorial video to see how you can make a minion plushie! Super easy and simple to make. What you will need: Pins Hot glue gun + Glue 3 pieces of yellow felt 1 piece of black felt 1 piece of blue felt 1 piece of white felt 1 piece of grey felt Sewing machine Yellow, white, black, ...
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Thu, 10 Oct 2013 00:16:41 PDT