Instructables: exploring - living - sewing - sewing http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 May 2015 08:09:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Thimble http://www.instructables.com/id/Thimble/
Thimble - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/EV4V/IA58XV68/FH6EV4VIA58XV68.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/EV4V/IA58XV68/FH6EV4VIA58XV68.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/EV4V/IA58XV68/FH6EV4VIA58XV68.SMALL.jpg firstlight5 This Instructable shows my technique for using Instamorph to make a thimble that actually fits and stays on my finger. I have sewn costumes for many years and can never find a thimble that really fits my small fingers. This one does.Materials:--Pre-made flat sheet of Instamorph approximately 1/8 in...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 14:19:29 PDT
How to make Emoji Coin Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Emoji-Coin-Purse/
How to make Emoji Coin Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/R8PI/IA5IXEHM/FGDR8PIIA5IXEHM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/R8PI/IA5IXEHM/FGDR8PIIA5IXEHM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/R8PI/IA5IXEHM/FGDR8PIIA5IXEHM.SMALL.jpg Vikalpah In this smartphone world, everyone uses emoji's in their conversation to express their mood whether it is a love Materials Required Solid yellow cotton fabric (A fat quarter is sufficient for four coin purses)Red printed cotton fabric (A fat quarter is sufficient for four coin purses)Interfacing...
By: Vikalpah

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Tue, 26 May 2015 23:11:36 PDT
Sew And Appliqué A Circle Easily! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-And-Appliqué-A-Circle-Easily/
Sew And Appliqué A Circle Easily! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/H9DR/IA3V3XNE/FCBH9DRIA3V3XNE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/H9DR/IA3V3XNE/FCBH9DRIA3V3XNE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/H9DR/IA3V3XNE/FCBH9DRIA3V3XNE.SMALL.jpg 786Ayesha Sometimes sewing a polka dot quilt can be really tedious and so you tend to avoid it. Well I have learned a new trick that will make your polka dots come out neatly like a professional ! Although this tutorial is for circles this technique can be used for many shapes. Materials Scrap fabricLigh...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 07:45:03 PDT
Madewell Shirt Dress Inspired Refashion http://www.instructables.com/id/Madewell-Shirt-Dress-Inspired-Refashion/
Madewell Shirt Dress Inspired Refashion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/G0AB/I9UDZM05/F0KG0ABI9UDZM05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/G0AB/I9UDZM05/F0KG0ABI9UDZM05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/G0AB/I9UDZM05/F0KG0ABI9UDZM05.SMALL.jpg Sewloveable A week ago I saw this simple and cute shirt dress on Madewell’s website. I instantly thought of doing a DIY version of the shirt dress. My goal with this tutorial is to make it really simple so that even beginner sewers can make it. Supplies Supplies:2 button down shirt that are 1- 2 sizes large...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 20:33:46 PDT
Easy Summer Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Summer-Dress/
Easy Summer Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/EH2W/I9ST4F4B/FPPEH2WI9ST4F4B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/EH2W/I9ST4F4B/FPPEH2WI9ST4F4B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/EH2W/I9ST4F4B/FPPEH2WI9ST4F4B.SMALL.jpg klari999 Making your own dress is probably the most liberating feeling you can get as you get to decide on everything such as the dress pattern, to the type of fabric, the length of the skirt, the design etc, however all of this can be a little overwhelming and may seem difficult which is why I have created ...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 01:11:34 PDT
Digitize a work of art http://www.instructables.com/id/Digitize-a-work-of-art/
Digitize a work of art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/KCH1/I9SMNLOM/FCDKCH1I9SMNLOM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/KCH1/I9SMNLOM/FCDKCH1I9SMNLOM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/KCH1/I9SMNLOM/FCDKCH1I9SMNLOM.SMALL.jpg Tcdevine I used scanning software and software to digitize jpeg files to embroider items for my grandchild to give her parents. You can digitize most things that a child or adult can draw. Create or select a piece of your child's work You can start with most drawings or pictures you have. I had my grandd...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 11:01:46 PDT
Summer Top Knockoff http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Top-Knockoff/
Summer Top Knockoff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/92RX/I9Q9HE2I/FKZ92RXI9Q9HE2I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/92RX/I9Q9HE2I/FKZ92RXI9Q9HE2I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/92RX/I9Q9HE2I/FKZ92RXI9Q9HE2I.SMALL.jpg The Rustic Barn Owl I received a beautiful summer tank top for my birthday. I loved it so much I decide to make my own! (The first pic is the top I received as a gift, second picture of the top Is the one I made).The orginal store brand tank cost around $38 dollars. I had a few yards of a vintage fabric, I had bought f...
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Sat, 16 May 2015 09:09:41 PDT
Bias Tape Tutorial - Endings http://www.instructables.com/id/Bias-Tape-Tutorial-Endings/
Bias Tape Tutorial - Endings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/1I53/I9OSRQSQ/F811I53I9OSRQSQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/1I53/I9OSRQSQ/F811I53I9OSRQSQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/1I53/I9OSRQSQ/F811I53I9OSRQSQ.SMALL.jpg seeblack You've made it to the end of your bias tape. This tutorial will show you what to do now that you're there! NO! Let's look first at what I usually see people do, which is often some variation of this. I think people get to the end, go "?????" and then try to flip it to the inside, with varying deg...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 19:17:10 PDT
Easy Spaghetti Straps http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Spaghetti-Straps/
Easy Spaghetti Straps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/MSD0/I9OSLO8Z/FK9MSD0I9OSLO8Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/MSD0/I9OSLO8Z/FK9MSD0I9OSLO8Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/MSD0/I9OSLO8Z/FK9MSD0I9OSLO8Z.SMALL.jpg seeblack Spaghetti straps can be hard to turn inside out, especially very narrow ones like the ones on this dress from Parasite Eve. Using this simple technique will make it more painless than you ever thought possible! This is especially great if you don't have a loop turner, or if you can't find yours at 4...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 15:18:15 PDT
No Sew Pin Sharpening Pincushion http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Pin-Sharpening-Pincushion/
No Sew Pin Sharpening Pincushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/6BAU/I9O1FJTE/F9N6BAUI9O1FJTE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/6BAU/I9O1FJTE/F9N6BAUI9O1FJTE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/6BAU/I9O1FJTE/F9N6BAUI9O1FJTE.SMALL.jpg pizzidave I was going to title this "World's Best No Sew Pin Sharpening Pincushion!" but I felt it was too long and pompous. This is however, a very easy instructable. It will take you longer to read it than to actually do it! I was in need of a pin cushion and this was the result. Materials 1 cloth zippe...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 09:47:34 PDT
Bias Tape Tutorial - Outer Corner http://www.instructables.com/id/Bias-Tape-Tutorial-Outer-Corners/
Bias Tape Tutorial - Outer Corner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/R3B7/I9NDXXFJ/FA8R3B7I9NDXXFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/R3B7/I9NDXXFJ/FA8R3B7I9NDXXFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/R3B7/I9NDXXFJ/FA8R3B7I9NDXXFJ.SMALL.jpg seeblack Now, you may (or may not) be thinking...I'm okay with straight bias tape, but now I've come to a corner! Oh god, what do I do!?Well, do not fear, because there's an easy way to do them cleanly. This is what I usually see, and what you don't want to do. This is my first ever sewing project (Kamui...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 22:46:24 PDT
Bias Tape Tutorial - Inner Corner http://www.instructables.com/id/Bias-Tape-Tutorial-Inner-Corner/
Bias Tape Tutorial - Inner Corner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/ZWX9/I9NE4TIP/F2BZWX9I9NE4TIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/ZWX9/I9NE4TIP/F2BZWX9I9NE4TIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/ZWX9/I9NE4TIP/F2BZWX9I9NE4TIP.SMALL.jpg seeblack Several years ago, I made this quick tutorial to help out a long-distance friend who was making a Blazblue costume. I figured it might come in handy for others, too, so here we are. Note: It's probably best if you know how to do straight bias tape and outer corners first, since those are much easie...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 19:48:31 PDT
♥ DIY Fabric Belt | quick & easy | how to | tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/-DIY-Fabric-Belt-quick-easy-how-to-tutorial/
♥ DIY Fabric Belt | quick & easy | how to | tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/C6JT/I9JRE8B6/F20C6JTI9JRE8B6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/C6JT/I9JRE8B6/F20C6JTI9JRE8B6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/C6JT/I9JRE8B6/F20C6JTI9JRE8B6.SMALL.jpg VibeLich In this quick and easy tutorial I show you how to make a solid fabric belt... Enjoy :)Subscribe to my channel for more DIY instructions: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5dm...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 11:34:07 PDT
ADORABLE Jellyfish Plushie http://www.instructables.com/id/ADORABLE-Jellyfish-Plushie/
ADORABLE Jellyfish Plushie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/TB4Z/I9CLVAA4/FOBTB4ZI9CLVAA4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/TB4Z/I9CLVAA4/FOBTB4ZI9CLVAA4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/TB4Z/I9CLVAA4/FOBTB4ZI9CLVAA4.SMALL.jpg Artemis Z I've been working on perfecting this plushie for a while. I've made two slightly less adorable ones before this and almost gave up; but when this jellyfish was finished, I had to make an Instructable for it.So let's get started!Note: The instructions in this instructable are for those who already kn...
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Wed, 6 May 2015 08:31:04 PDT
Oversized Foldover Faux Fur Clutch Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Oversized-Foldover-Faux-Fur-Clutch-Purse/
Oversized Foldover Faux Fur Clutch Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/HDCY/I8SLSNH3/F6DHDCYI8SLSNH3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/HDCY/I8SLSNH3/F6DHDCYI8SLSNH3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/HDCY/I8SLSNH3/F6DHDCYI8SLSNH3.SMALL.jpg ErynS This DIY clutch purse is super easy ,stylish, and inexpensive. You can whip this bag up in the blink of an eye!For more pictures and how I styled this bag visit my blog: http://www.stylesewme.com/faux-fur-foldover-clutc...Supplies: 2 - 15" x 18" faux fur 2 - 15" x 18" lining fabric 2 - 12" x 15" he...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:15:54 PDT
sewing Machine Thread holder http://www.instructables.com/id/sewing-Machine-Thread-holder/
sewing Machine Thread holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/CKC7/I8LGQ08C/FJJCKC7I8LGQ08C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/CKC7/I8LGQ08C/FJJCKC7I8LGQ08C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/CKC7/I8LGQ08C/FJJCKC7I8LGQ08C.SMALL.jpg macstructable Some sewing machines come with a thread holder built into the top surface just behind and to the left of the needle plate. Most low cost machines don't have this feature. With just a button, drill and sheet metal screw, one can make one's sewing a delight, especially while doing delicate work. Simpl...
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:25:00 PDT
Sewn Wriststrap For A Misfit Shine http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewn-Wriststrap-For-A-Misfit-Shine/
Sewn Wriststrap For A Misfit Shine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/LZBE/I8FQY4ZM/FF1LZBEI8FQY4ZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/LZBE/I8FQY4ZM/FF1LZBEI8FQY4ZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/LZBE/I8FQY4ZM/FF1LZBEI8FQY4ZM.SMALL.jpg lizziecharlton I recently got a misfit shine activity tracker, which I love, which comes with a plastic/silicone wrist strap for it which I love somewhat less.There are other wearing options but I wanted to wear it on my wrist but couldn't afford a better strap so went about constructing a new one from fabric.I'm ...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 08:20:14 PDT
How to make a Crazy-Quilt Top http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Crazy-Quilt-Top/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 17:46:00 PDT
Drunkards Path Quilting Template Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Drunkards-Path-Quilting-Template-Tutorial/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 11:25:09 PDT
Create a Cuddly Memory Quilt (cat not included) http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Cuddly-Memory-Quilt-cat-not-included/
Create a Cuddly Memory Quilt (cat not included) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/C8AZ/I7XR8RVB/F99C8AZI7XR8RVB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/C8AZ/I7XR8RVB/F99C8AZI7XR8RVB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/C8AZ/I7XR8RVB/F99C8AZI7XR8RVB.SMALL.jpg pamala.leonard Sometimes you want to immortalize a person, a place, or a particular day in a way that makes it tangible and tactile. This Instructable explains how to do that in the form of a quilt. Your Memory Quilt can incorporate photos of your pet or favorite movie star, an exciting vacation, or even your wed...
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:34:47 PDT
DIY MOLLE links http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-MOLLE-links/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:40:46 PDT
How to Make a Cool Leather Notebook Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cool-Leather-Notebook-Jacket/
How to Make a Cool Leather Notebook Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/DSOB/I7MX2LZE/F5PDSOBI7MX2LZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/DSOB/I7MX2LZE/F5PDSOBI7MX2LZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/DSOB/I7MX2LZE/F5PDSOBI7MX2LZE.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu Change a cheap notebook to a more luxurious one! Prepare the Template Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the notebook. Cut out the Leather Cut out the leather with a leather cutter.Be careful not to cut your fingers! Materials needed These are all the materials you ...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 03:20:10 PDT
how to add a border to a quilt block http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-add-a-border-to-a-quilt-block/
how to add a border to a quilt block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7SIG/I77WOTQI/F327SIGI77WOTQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7SIG/I77WOTQI/F327SIGI77WOTQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7SIG/I77WOTQI/F327SIGI77WOTQI.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Adding a border to a quilt block is a great way to add a little variety to your quilt tops. It's also a great way to increase the size of a quilt block to turn it into a placement, tote bag, or pillow. :DBest of all? Adding a border to a quilt block is super easy and you can make it look anyway you ...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:59:26 PDT
Sandworm Body Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Sandworm-Body-Pillow/
Sandworm Body Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/QQ1U/I74LB3NF/FE4QQ1UI74LB3NF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/QQ1U/I74LB3NF/FE4QQ1UI74LB3NF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/QQ1U/I74LB3NF/FE4QQ1UI74LB3NF.SMALL.jpg gfish On Saturday I woke up to find, bouncing around in my head, the idea that a sandworm body pillow would be funny. (Based on Lynch's vision of Dune, of course.) I posted about it, as one does with throw-away ideas. That would have been that, except it quickly became one of my most RT'd tweets ever. Th...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 18:25:56 PDT
Best Bunting! http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Bunting/
Best Bunting! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/CHX3/I6YXNJ4Q/FCICHX3I6YXNJ4Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/CHX3/I6YXNJ4Q/FCICHX3I6YXNJ4Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/CHX3/I6YXNJ4Q/FCICHX3I6YXNJ4Q.SMALL.jpg world of woodcraft Everyone wants bunting - Its got so many uses. Think about it you can hang it up for special occasions, (Weddings, Pi day, Birthdays, Friday)But most bunting isn't the best quality - It's just not good enough. The solution is to go all out and make the best bunting possible. Heads up. For this proje...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 11:51:00 PST
Pyramid Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pyramid-Pouch/
Pyramid Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/VETM/I6W2XKC3/FN4VETMI6W2XKC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/VETM/I6W2XKC3/FN4VETMI6W2XKC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/VETM/I6W2XKC3/FN4VETMI6W2XKC3.SMALL.jpg hinagiku I needed a small wallet for my coins and stuff and I thought why not make one?It was really fun to make and it wasn't time consuming at all.Hope you enjoy...:))PS.I wanted to explain it with pictures as much as possible thats why the instructions are kind of short.If you have any questions please f...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 12:20:10 PST
How to Make a Cool Leather Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cool-Leather-Wallet/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 02:20:53 PST
Extend bag strap with a belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Extend-bag-strap-with-a-belt/
Extend bag strap with a belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/E84F/I6Q2T765/F70E84FI6Q2T765.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/E84F/I6Q2T765/F70E84FI6Q2T765.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/E84F/I6Q2T765/F70E84FI6Q2T765.SMALL.jpg Kozmicblues69 I bought a new bag to go to the university because I have to carry too many things... (a donkey would be perfect but animals are not allowed at the university...) but the strap was too short for me. After thinking a lot and looking for the best solution, I realised I could extend it with an old belt...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:29:24 PST
Sewet http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewet/
Sewet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/8RKN/I6KNARFZ/F5C8RKNI6KNARFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/8RKN/I6KNARFZ/F5C8RKNI6KNARFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/8RKN/I6KNARFZ/F5C8RKNI6KNARFZ.SMALL.jpg ashley.brown.92372 Hello, today I will be entering my cozy sewing closet. I love to sew and I once had a room dedicated all to my sewing and then we had children, enough said. So since then I have had a sewing corner in the bedroom ( got in the way) and a sewing "space" at the kitchen table ( I had food stuck to my se...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 19:58:20 PST
Pincushion Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Pincushion-Ring/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 19:18:48 PST
Adafruit Adabot Hammerhead Left Shark Plushie http://www.instructables.com/id/Adafruit-Adabot-Hammerhead-Left-Shark-Plushie/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 21:45:19 PST
Sewing PVC ring, but also a thimble or ring pincushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-PVC-ring-but-also-as-a-thimbles-or-ring-pin/
Sewing PVC ring, but also a thimble or ring pincushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/TY25/I5WCVF5P/F28TY25I5WCVF5P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/TY25/I5WCVF5P/F28TY25I5WCVF5P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/TY25/I5WCVF5P/F28TY25I5WCVF5P.SMALL.jpg kokpat First, I want to say this is a ring. But it also serve as thimble and pincushion, so, try to make some !!IntroductionWhen I need to sewing, I need a needle, a place for the pincushion, a thimble.... From now, I can put most of the things on my fingers.Thimble I think my design of thimble is much bet...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 00:42:13 PST
$0 Spool and Bobbin Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/0-Spool-and-Bobbin-Rack/
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 07:20:53 PST
DIY Embroidered Four-Leaf Clover Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Embroidered-Four-Leaf-Clover-Pouch/
DIY Embroidered Four-Leaf Clover Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/5TAP/I5QN0XKQ/F7P5TAPI5QN0XKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/5TAP/I5QN0XKQ/F7P5TAPI5QN0XKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/5TAP/I5QN0XKQ/F7P5TAPI5QN0XKQ.SMALL.jpg DasiyD Embroidered felt pouch for holding cards, coins, notes, or even girls' sanitary pads! Feel free to have a try! Supplies: Felt (Lime Green & Green & Beige)6mm Colorful Acrylic Beads, Round, Green11mm Acrylic Shank ButtonSewing Thread, GreenNeedleScissors Make simple embroidery 1st, cut out a r...
By: DasiyD

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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 08:03:13 PST
Sew a Patch on a Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-a-Patch-on-a-Jacket/
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By: Carleyy

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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 12:57:01 PST
How To Hem Jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Hem-Jeans-1/
How To Hem Jeans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/PA24/I5MD1JLL/FMKPA24I5MD1JLL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/PA24/I5MD1JLL/FMKPA24I5MD1JLL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/PA24/I5MD1JLL/FMKPA24I5MD1JLL.SMALL.jpg hgospod Put the pants on and fold the cuff of the pants to however short you would like them to be. Hold the fold in place with 1 or 2 pins and remove the pants. If you want, put on something else. Or not. Measure Original Hem Measure from the original hem line to the bottom of the pants. We'll call ...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 09:02:26 PST
DIY: Minion Pencil Case http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Minion-Pencilcase/
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By: camiekayy

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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 00:51:47 PST
Velvet Cupcake Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Velvet-Cupcake-Skirt/
Velvet Cupcake Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JFHH/I55MUNMO/FPIJFHHI55MUNMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JFHH/I55MUNMO/FPIJFHHI55MUNMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JFHH/I55MUNMO/FPIJFHHI55MUNMO.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction Sometimes you need a skirt that has a sense of drama. In my opinion a dramatic looks is achieved with a skirt that has a lot of volume. This skirts has volume in abundance, it's super ruffly and is a full circle skirt. Lastly because it's made out of crushed velvet the ruffles really stand out an...
By: MsSweetSatisfaction

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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:29:53 PST
Tarot Card Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Tarot-Card-Bag/
Tarot Card Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/NT1X/I53I1GOB/FYBNT1XI53I1GOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/NT1X/I53I1GOB/FYBNT1XI53I1GOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/NT1X/I53I1GOB/FYBNT1XI53I1GOB.SMALL.jpg The Rustic Barn Owl Time- 10-15 minsMaterial - scrap fabric and suede laceI always place my spiritual cards in little cloth bags. Size & Fabric Choice I had a few different fabrics to choose from......I went with the little witches. I thought it was so cute and fitting for the cards. I have also have my cards on ...
By: The Rustic Barn Owl

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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:02:16 PST
Pajama Frog: PJs Holder and Cuddly Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Pajama-Frog-PJs-Holder-and-Cuddly-Pillow/
Pajama Frog: PJs Holder and Cuddly Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/FTEY/I4O22PLL/FSMFTEYI4O22PLL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/FTEY/I4O22PLL/FSMFTEYI4O22PLL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/FTEY/I4O22PLL/FSMFTEYI4O22PLL.SMALL.jpg dlwebbok The Pajama Frog is basically a backpack in which only the front zippered pocket is accessible. The larger portion of the backpack is stuffed with poly-fill and sewn shut.Anti-pill fleece makes it cuddly and washable; PJs pocket makes it functional; frog eyes and legs make it silly-cute.You will nee...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 11:20:35 PST
Drawstring Pouch From T-Shirt Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawstring-Pouch-From-T-Shirt-Sleeve/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 14:30:38 PST
DIY Ribbon Flower Hair Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ribbon-Flower-Hair-Clip/
DIY Ribbon Flower Hair Clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/P9EI/I4IWRL4Y/F7NP9EII4IWRL4Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/P9EI/I4IWRL4Y/F7NP9EII4IWRL4Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/P9EI/I4IWRL4Y/F7NP9EII4IWRL4Y.SMALL.jpg DasiyD Making simple ribbon flower hair clips may be a piece of cake for you now. If you want to scale new heights, you must try this distinctive ribbon flower hair clip with beads. What you need: 25mm Satin Ribbon, Lavender25mm Satin Ribbon, Burgundy25mm Satin Ribbon, Pink16mm Satin Ribbon, Pink10mm Ha...
By: DasiyD

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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 08:30:13 PST
Custom Homemade Hoodie Robe ~ Gift for Daughter http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Homemade-Hoodie-Robe-Gift-for-Daughter/
Custom Homemade Hoodie Robe ~ Gift for Daughter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/3V24/I4CN29TQ/FPH3V24I4CN29TQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/3V24/I4CN29TQ/FPH3V24I4CN29TQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/3V24/I4CN29TQ/FPH3V24I4CN29TQ.SMALL.jpg cdstudioNH I always make my daughter her Birthday and Christmas gifts. It's usually an involved project, so she just gets one. This year I have decided to make her a super-warm robe. We live in the Northeast where it's pretty cold for several months, so she'll get lots of use out of it.In deciding how to desig...
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 20:40:55 PST
Rope Pot for Coins http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Pot-for-Coins/
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By: Olive Branch

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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 06:32:37 PST
Fuzzy Footies out of Old Blankets! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fuzzy-Footies-out-of-Old-Blankets/
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:23:37 PST
Embroidered "Rest" Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Embroidered-Rest-Pillow/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 14:36:12 PST
DIY Bows for Embroidery Floss http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Embroidery-Floss-Bows/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:06:02 PST
Light Up Espeon Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Espeon-Pillow-That-Lights-Up/
Light Up Espeon Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/CGGG/I3VHHOOW/FFMCGGGI3VHHOOW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/CGGG/I3VHHOOW/FFMCGGGI3VHHOOW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/CGGG/I3VHHOOW/FFMCGGGI3VHHOOW.SMALL.jpg LolAshley Anybody like Pokemon? I sure do! My favourite Pokemon is Espeon, hence the main focus of this project. This is actually very easy to do. The hardest part is the wiring. Mostly becuase listening to around an hour of "Happy Birthday to You" is killer. There's more information below! =^.^=Hello my lovi...
By: LolAshley

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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 09:41:05 PST
Double Stuffed IKEA Pillows http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Stuffed-IKEA-Pillows/
Double Stuffed IKEA Pillows - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/1LUY/I3H7GROQ/FH71LUYI3H7GROQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/1LUY/I3H7GROQ/FH71LUYI3H7GROQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/1LUY/I3H7GROQ/FH71LUYI3H7GROQ.SMALL.jpg dlynch02132 On my most recent trip to IKEA I bought 4 Slan Pillows to use in my new bed set.They weren't very substantial but they were crazy cheap ($2) and my local IKEA was out of most of the mid-range quality pillows. So I bought four of them because I'm an idiot who thought that I wasn't picky about the siz...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 20:02:15 PST
Roadkill Raccoon Dog Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Roadkill-Raccoon-Dog-Pillow/
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By: Beaconsfield

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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:09:10 PST