Instructables: exploring - living - sewing http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Jul 2015 05:07:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 Ballet Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Ballet-Bag/
Ballet Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/AN7S/IBHSC3PG/FLBAN7SIBHSC3PG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/AN7S/IBHSC3PG/FLBAN7SIBHSC3PG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/AN7S/IBHSC3PG/FLBAN7SIBHSC3PG.SMALL.jpg Latopia This project was a part of a Hackerspace Charlotte Build Night. I made this fantastic ballet bag as a gift for my four year old daughter for her first ballet recital. I found the instructions for the bag on The Ribbon Retreat: http://www.theribbonretreat.com/blog/sling-bag-tutorial.htmlI hope you en...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:29:16 PDT
Hemming A Chiffon, Satin, Cotton or Silk Square Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Hemming-A-Chiffon-Satin-Cotton-or-Silk-Square-Scar/
Hemming A Chiffon, Satin, Cotton or Silk Square Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/NZQ6/IBGCD74Q/FD6NZQ6IBGCD74Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/NZQ6/IBGCD74Q/FD6NZQ6IBGCD74Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/NZQ6/IBGCD74Q/FD6NZQ6IBGCD74Q.SMALL.jpg Sewing Louise MacAdam This hem is fairly easy to do with a little practice. It is workable method to achieve a rolled hem on a chiffon, satin, cotton or silk square or other light to medium weight fabric. It uses the same method as I show in the video Hemming Chiffon On A Wedding Dress, but with special attention as to h...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 11:15:30 PDT
T-Shirt Throw Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Shirt-Throw-Pillow/
T-Shirt Throw Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/SNJP/IBGCCDXR/FCLSNJPIBGCCDXR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/SNJP/IBGCCDXR/FCLSNJPIBGCCDXR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/SNJP/IBGCCDXR/FCLSNJPIBGCCDXR.SMALL.jpg katvanlew This is a cute pillow you can make from an old T-shirt.The Pink Floyd T-shirt was an adult small so I purchased a 14" square pillow form to place inside.The Air Force T-shirt was an extra large so I used an 18" square pillow form for it. Supplies T-shirt that is free from holes or stainsPiping or...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 10:13:48 PDT
Hemming Chiffon On A Wedding Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Hemming-Chiffon-On-A-Wedding-Dress/
Hemming Chiffon On A Wedding Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/EJO8/IBDIE36G/F4BEJO8IBDIE36G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/EJO8/IBDIE36G/F4BEJO8IBDIE36G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/EJO8/IBDIE36G/F4BEJO8IBDIE36G.SMALL.jpg Sewing Louise MacAdam A fairly easy workable method to hem chiffon and looks the same as the original hem. This method does not use a roll foot. It works equally well on the straight of grain, the bias, or over seams. I recommend that you try it on another piece of chiffon, or on the excess hem allowance before tackli...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 19:33:13 PDT
Make A Sewing Room On A Small Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Sewing-Room-On-A-Small-Budget/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 14:41:19 PDT
How to make a Harvest Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Harvest-Apron/
How to make a Harvest Apron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/PZHM/IBEWUG3V/FEVPZHMIBEWUG3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/PZHM/IBEWUG3V/FEVPZHMIBEWUG3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/PZHM/IBEWUG3V/FEVPZHMIBEWUG3V.SMALL.jpg The Rustic Barn Owl I love to garden and always wanted to make a Harvest Apron. A harvest apron is great to collect vegtables and fruit from the garden. Materials Materials:1. Two yards of fabric * I used 2 different fabrics a yard each2. Thread3. Shoelace 36 inches long4. Pattern *I found this pattern on pinterest...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 12:36:15 PDT
Make Your Own Skirt Pattern *Easy* http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Skirt-Pattern-Easy/
Make Your Own Skirt Pattern *Easy* - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/XT4P/IBDTO7HA/F9DXT4PIBDTO7HA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/XT4P/IBDTO7HA/F9DXT4PIBDTO7HA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/XT4P/IBDTO7HA/F9DXT4PIBDTO7HA.SMALL.jpg Abigail08 I wanted an easy skirt pattern that I could use over and over again. I also wanted it to be my perfect size with easy steps. I couldn't find a right one, so I made my own.Note: This is just a tutorial on a skirt pattern, not an actual skirt. You need For this project, you need....Tracing paper or...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 14:35:58 PDT
The Simplest Shirt to Dress DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Shirt-to-Dress-DIY/
The Simplest Shirt to Dress DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/6AEP/IBDHLZ5Y/F3G6AEPIBDHLZ5Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/6AEP/IBDHLZ5Y/F3G6AEPIBDHLZ5Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/6AEP/IBDHLZ5Y/F3G6AEPIBDHLZ5Y.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Turn a plain blouse (or thrift store find) into a simple, zip front summer dress! Watch the short video tutorial here! You'll need Shirt1 1/2 yards of fabric Sewing machine Matching thread 30" long separating zipper ScissorsStraight pins Cut and gather Cut across the shirt 1" below the wai...
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 11:49:55 PDT
DIY Pants to Sweatpants http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pants-to-Sweatpants/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:17:18 PDT
Candy pillow tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Candy-pillow-tutorial/
Candy pillow tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/CSMC/IB8PT100/FJECSMCIB8PT100.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/CSMC/IB8PT100/FJECSMCIB8PT100.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/CSMC/IB8PT100/FJECSMCIB8PT100.SMALL.jpg Smile4eva Hi guys! This is Smile4eva and welcome to my first ever tutorial. I decided to do it on these gorgeous candy pillows, inspired by one of my friends. You could use this to sleep with, have pillow fights and it makes a cute gift as well. Enjoy this sweet treat. Remember, don't eat it all at once!For t...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 03:11:37 PDT
Sew a Laptop Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-a-Laptop-Sleeve/
Sew a Laptop Sleeve - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/133X/IB8I01FY/FCJ133XIB8I01FY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/133X/IB8I01FY/FCJ133XIB8I01FY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/133X/IB8I01FY/FCJ133XIB8I01FY.SMALL.jpg fashiontific Sew a slick laptop sleeve that looks however you want. Collect materials Materials:-Decorative Fabric-Thick Fabric (for protection)-Sewing Machine-Sewing Pins-Scissors-Zipper Cut fabric into rectangles. Cut each of the fabrics into 2 rectangles a bit bigger then your laptop (4 rectangles in to...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 18:24:20 PDT
How to Make a Cloak http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Cloak/
How to Make a Cloak - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/5J5N/IB4B1I56/F7F5J5NIB4B1I56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/5J5N/IB4B1I56/F7F5J5NIB4B1I56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/5J5N/IB4B1I56/F7F5J5NIB4B1I56.SMALL.jpg The Rustic Barn Owl My daughter wanted me to make her a Cloak today. I had a 69 cent pattern from the thrift store and some cool vintage fabric waiting for a sewing project! The pattern Time: 2 to 3 hours Materials:Pattern B4319 Butterick 2 to 3 yards of fabric Thread Sewing machine and tools1. Read the pattern di...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 14:16:37 PDT
3D Printed Clamps for Programmable Sewing Machines http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Clamps-for-Programmable-Sewing-Machines/
3D Printed Clamps for Programmable Sewing Machines - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/O2F6/IB4AY9H3/F1SO2F6IB4AY9H3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/O2F6/IB4AY9H3/F1SO2F6IB4AY9H3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/O2F6/IB4AY9H3/F1SO2F6IB4AY9H3.SMALL.jpg SaigeK Computer controlled cycle machines, or more commonly known as programmable sewing machines are vital to any cut and sew facility or textile manufacturer. They take complex slow sewing steps and turn them into fast, accurate and repetitive steps. This reduces time spent and allows manufacturers to be...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 11:51:28 PDT
The Look For Less http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Look-For-Less/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 08:40:17 PDT
DIY Tulle Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tulle-Dress/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 09:16:04 PDT
DIY: How-To make Retro Rollers from Recycled Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-How-To-make-Retro-Rollers-from-Recycled-Materi/
DIY: How-To make Retro Rollers from Recycled Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/N759/IB4AP0YJ/FP1N759IB4AP0YJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/N759/IB4AP0YJ/FP1N759IB4AP0YJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/N759/IB4AP0YJ/FP1N759IB4AP0YJ.SMALL.jpg AshliVielleux Hi Friend, How are you?I love wet set hairstyling, there's little to no damage on the hair in comparison to hot styling, plus it lasts up to 3 times as long. Using foam rollers give great results, until they lose their shape and you keep having to replace them, on top of adding to the already maxed ...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 08:40:00 PDT
DIY Circle Skirt in 20 Min http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Circle-Skirt-in-20-Min/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:54:59 PDT
Chevron ombré quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Quilt-4/
Chevron ombré quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/FOJD/IAY19R7Z/F1UFOJDIAY19R7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/FOJD/IAY19R7Z/F1UFOJDIAY19R7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/FOJD/IAY19R7Z/F1UFOJDIAY19R7Z.SMALL.jpg ShannonM11 Chevron ombre quilt using blues! Choose fabric choose fabrics you like! As many or as few Cut squares cut squares, I did 6" but you can do larger or smaller depending on how big you want your quilt Pattern layout decide how you want your chevrons. Then lay squares together,fabric print t...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 17:33:41 PDT
Paracord Basket http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Basket/
Paracord Basket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/MKNP/IAY0Y4H8/FCJMKNPIAY0Y4H8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/MKNP/IAY0Y4H8/FCJMKNPIAY0Y4H8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/MKNP/IAY0Y4H8/FCJMKNPIAY0Y4H8.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell This tactical / survival material is not only useful when in the wilds, it's also a really versatile and inexpensive material for making indoor projects like these durable paracord baskets.One of the benefits of using paracord vs. cotton rope is that the nylon paracord won't mold or get musty making...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 11:06:52 PDT
DIY V Neck Maxi Dress with Split http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-V-Neck-Maxi-Dress-with-Split/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 09:41:25 PDT
DIY Peplum Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Peplum-Skirt/
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 15:57:14 PDT
Piping http://www.instructables.com/id/Piping/
Piping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/4UMM/IAWC3K5E/F7H4UMMIAWC3K5E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/4UMM/IAWC3K5E/F7H4UMMIAWC3K5E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/4UMM/IAWC3K5E/F7H4UMMIAWC3K5E.SMALL.jpg katvanlew Have you ever wanted to make piping for a sewing project? It's not difficult and it adds a nice interesting detail to throw pillows and other decorative items around the house. Supplies For this project you will need:100% cotton clothesline, the package I bought was 100' longSewing machine, match...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 09:08:33 PDT
How To Make a DIY Jumpsuit, Wear it 17 Ways | DIY Clothes for Travelling http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-DIY-Jumpsuit-Wear-it-17-Ways-DIY-Clo/
How To Make a DIY Jumpsuit, Wear it 17 Ways | DIY Clothes for Travelling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/29XO/IATHE83B/FPS29XOIATHE83B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/29XO/IATHE83B/FPS29XOIATHE83B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/29XO/IATHE83B/FPS29XOIATHE83B.SMALL.jpg pinkchocolatebreak Here's how you can create a stylish jumpsuit for the Summer How to make a DIY jumpsuit and wear it 17 ways SUBSCRIBE TO MY CHANNELhttp://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_use...Fabric used is from http://www.siebrenmodestoffen.nl/What you'll need: - 3 yards/meter of stretch fabric (mine is...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 14:08:29 PDT
Easy Pillow Cases - Brighten up your bedroom! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Pillow-Cases-Brighten-up-your-bedroom/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:35:33 PDT
DIY Nautical Tote with Repurposed Leather Straps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Nautical-Tote-with-Repurposed-Leather-Straps/
DIY Nautical Tote with Repurposed Leather Straps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/BGU1/IANRUXO7/F02BGU1IANRUXO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/BGU1/IANRUXO7/F02BGU1IANRUXO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/BGU1/IANRUXO7/F02BGU1IANRUXO7.SMALL.jpg Sewloveable I am particularly excited about this post because I was able to repurpose an item to make this tote. Which cut down on the time it took to make this project. I admit it I’m an impatient sewer who loves to sew. Supplies To make this tote you will need:1/2 yd – 1 yd of outer fabric ( depends on th...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 16:27:24 PDT
DIY Glasses Case with zipper http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Glasses-Case-with-zipper/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 00:14:37 PDT
Jeep Seat Pocket Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeep-Seat-Pocket-Sleeve/
Jeep Seat Pocket Sleeve - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/7GP3/IAJHTKHD/F7M7GP3IAJHTKHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/7GP3/IAJHTKHD/F7M7GP3IAJHTKHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/7GP3/IAJHTKHD/F7M7GP3IAJHTKHD.SMALL.jpg Escalante Slim My 2010 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited has a map pocket on the back of each front seat. The pockets are big enough for the large scale recreational atlases such as those by Benchmark and Delorme, but the pocket tends to sag and does not provide much protection for the atlases. This sleeve will hold the atl...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 13:18:04 PDT
Transform your Art into a Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-your-Art-into-a-Quilt/
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 22:07:46 PDT
Fully Lined Fox Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Fully-Lined-Fox-Purse/
Fully Lined Fox Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/2KA9/IAEK9BQ9/FVZ2KA9IAEK9BQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/2KA9/IAEK9BQ9/FVZ2KA9IAEK9BQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/2KA9/IAEK9BQ9/FVZ2KA9IAEK9BQ9.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make a fully lined foxy zipper bag for the summer! Watch the video tutorial here! You'll need IronE-6000 Stitchless Iron On Glue 1/4 yard cotton canvas 1/4 yard cotton fabric Black American Multi-Surface Satin Paint Scissors Sewing Machine 10" zipper Cut and iron Pin and cut the lining and...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 14:15:09 PDT
Herringbone Chevron T-Shirt Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-T-Shirt-Quilt/
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 08:24:11 PDT
Sheer Panel Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheer-Panel-Skirt/
Sheer Panel Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/I6WC/IACFP7SN/FA5I6WCIACFP7SN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/I6WC/IACFP7SN/FA5I6WCIACFP7SN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/I6WC/IACFP7SN/FA5I6WCIACFP7SN.SMALL.jpg Sewloveable This is a quick and easy tutorial for a sheer panel skirt. Supplies Supplies:1 yard of a woven fabric 50″-60″ ( If using a 44/45″ you will need 1.5 yards.) 1/2-yard organza (that is as wide as your main fabric.) coordinating thread 1″ Wide Elastic (no-roll elastic) Step 1 This skirt will be a ...
By: Sewloveable

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Sun, 31 May 2015 16:32:42 PDT
Fab Rehab http://www.instructables.com/id/Fab-Rehab/
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By: Suslee

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Wed, 27 May 2015 16:33:05 PDT
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
Music Bear http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Bear-1/
Music Bear - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/1106/IA58L9S8/FQH1106IA58L9S8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/1106/IA58L9S8/FQH1106IA58L9S8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/1106/IA58L9S8/FQH1106IA58L9S8.SMALL.jpg gabiyo This isn't necessarily a bear. I used a frog but music bear sounded much better.This isn't that hard to make and all you need is a 9v batter, voice module (both from Radio Shack), box cutter or scissors, string to sew with, a needle, a speaker, and a stuffed animal. Cutting open your stuffed toy ...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 15:46:33 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...
By: 786Ayesha

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Mon, 25 May 2015 07:45:03 PDT
How to Make an Animal Plush (with a sock) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Animal-Plush-with-a-sock/
How to Make an Animal Plush (with a sock) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/FZ17/IA2K7PYY/F50FZ17IA2K7PYY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/FZ17/IA2K7PYY/F50FZ17IA2K7PYY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/FZ17/IA2K7PYY/F50FZ17IA2K7PYY.SMALL.jpg julia_D This project is made using fluffy socks to make the heads of animals. You can use it as a gift, a plush, or just something to do for fun! Hope you enjoy! Good for beginners Items you will need Fluffy sock (Solid color is best, but any pattern is fine) Buttons Stuffing Marker that will sh...
By: julia_D

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Sun, 24 May 2015 21:04:21 PDT
“Forget-Me-Not" Phone Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/-Forget-Me-Not-Phone-Wallet/
“Forget-Me-Not" Phone Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/HDOP/I9YBRQX6/F1PHDOPI9YBRQX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/HDOP/I9YBRQX6/F1PHDOPI9YBRQX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/HDOP/I9YBRQX6/F1PHDOPI9YBRQX6.SMALL.jpg summerhurry Hi there! This is a tutorial for medium advanced sewers (you should be able to use the basic functions of a sewing machine) to make what I like to call “The Forget-me-not Phone Wallet.” As you can see in the pictures, the wallet is predominantly a phone case at the front, but it also unfolds to make...
By: summerhurry

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Thu, 21 May 2015 16:20:42 PDT
How to make a fitted cloth diaper with snaps http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-fitted-cloth-diaper-with-snaps/
How to make a fitted cloth diaper with snaps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/B7PX/I9WYWF6S/FXRB7PXI9WYWF6S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/B7PX/I9WYWF6S/FXRB7PXI9WYWF6S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/B7PX/I9WYWF6S/FXRB7PXI9WYWF6S.SMALL.jpg brookpritt These instructions explain how to make a fitted cloth diaper. Here is a list of what you need: 1. Fabric for the diaper- Fannel or Fleece works great2. Fabric for the soaker- I use Terry Cloth, you can also use a cotton prefold diaper or an old towel. 3. Elastic- I prefer 3/8 inch thick4. Cloth Diap...
By: brookpritt

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Thu, 21 May 2015 01:00:34 PDT
Sewing Pattern Storage - Page Pockets http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-Pattern-Storage/
Sewing Pattern Storage - Page Pockets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/EH4T/I9WTQTZZ/FCQEH4TI9WTQTZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/EH4T/I9WTQTZZ/FCQEH4TI9WTQTZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/EH4T/I9WTQTZZ/FCQEH4TI9WTQTZZ.SMALL.jpg juspla Are your patterns stuffed in containers, boxes, drawers with no order? Make your own pattern books for next to no cost and maintain them neatly and organized. Gather your supplies Almost everyone now keeps their photos digitally. Guess what happened to all those "magnetic cling" page photo alb...
By: juspla

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Wed, 20 May 2015 13:23:39 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...
By: Sewloveable

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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...
By: Tcdevine

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Sun, 17 May 2015 11:01:46 PDT
DIY Muppet Puppet http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Muppet-Puppet/
DIY Muppet Puppet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/7G2D/I24M0L0U/FQT7G2DI24M0L0U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/7G2D/I24M0L0U/FQT7G2DI24M0L0U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/7G2D/I24M0L0U/FQT7G2DI24M0L0U.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 It's time to play the musicIt's time to light the lightsIt's time to meet the Muppets on the Muppet Show tonight!Chances are, if you've been a child in the last 50 years or so, you may be familiar with the bright and colorful world of Jim Henson's fleece-skinned friends known as The Muppets. I made ...
By: Aleator777

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Sat, 16 May 2015 12:04:38 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...
By: The Rustic Barn Owl

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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...
By: seeblack

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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...
By: seeblack

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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...
By: pizzidave

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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...
By: seeblack

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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...
By: seeblack

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Wed, 13 May 2015 19:48:31 PDT