Instructables: exploring - living - kids - sewing http://www.instructables.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:47:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Costumes-1-2/
Costumes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/L5X4/HWH2IFNE/F6JL5X4HWH2IFNE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/L5X4/HWH2IFNE/F6JL5X4HWH2IFNE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/L5X4/HWH2IFNE/F6JL5X4HWH2IFNE.SMALL.jpg abugslife99 This post is to share the fun we have making costumes at home, at work and with others.Here is one costume we made for my son which we entitled the "Conan the Barbarian" outfit. His broken arm was incorporated into the design.I have included a photo of my oldest son sewing .... yes sewing is a usefu...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 07:52:32 PDT
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: 5 second scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-5-second-scarf/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a scarf in 5 seconds with a knitted roll (what's a knitted roll). The skills are very easy to learn and this project can usually be completed in one day. It is a great craft for beginners and children.  If you haven't learned the basics of knitted roll projects then...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 20:26:12 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: 10 minute classic scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-10-minute-classic-s/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a classic scarf with a knitted roll (what's a knitted roll). The skills are very easy to learn and this project can usually be completed in one day. It is a great craft for beginners and children. This project is done with yarn and a yarn needle, which is too blunt t...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 20:20:38 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: 5 minute infinity scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-5-minute-infinity-s/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/ZTBN/HRBE2TV2/F26ZTBNHRBE2TV2.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make an infinity scarf with a knitted roll (what's a knitted roll). The skills are very easy to learn and this project can usually be completed in one day. It is a great craft for beginners and children. This project is done with yarn and a yarn needle, which is too blunt...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 20:15:51 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: cozy toes rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-cozy-toes-rug/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/HWOM/HRBE2V0O/FLSHWOMHRBE2V0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/HWOM/HRBE2V0O/FLSHWOMHRBE2V0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/HWOM/HRBE2V0O/FLSHWOMHRBE2V0O.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a cozy toes rug with knitted rolls (what's a knitted roll). The skills are very easy to learn and this project can usually be completed in one day. It is a great craft for beginners and children. This project is done with yarn and a yarn needle, which is too blunt to...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 20:08:26 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: flexible woven rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-flexible-woven-rug/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/9CMI/HRBE2UTB/F8F9CMIHRBE2UTB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/9CMI/HRBE2UTB/F8F9CMIHRBE2UTB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/9CMI/HRBE2UTB/F8F9CMIHRBE2UTB.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a flexible woven rug with knitted rolls (what's a knitted roll). The skills are very easy to learn and this project can usually be completed in one day. It is a great craft for beginners and children. This project is done with yarn and a yarn needle, which is too blu...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 20:03:44 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: woven rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-woven-rug/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/U9UH/HRBE2UK0/FL1U9UHHRBE2UK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/U9UH/HRBE2UK0/FL1U9UHHRBE2UK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/U9UH/HRBE2UK0/FL1U9UHHRBE2UK0.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a woven rug with knitted rolls (what's a knitted roll). The skills are very easy to learn and this project can usually be completed in one day. It is a great craft for beginners and children. This project is done with yarn and a yarn needle, which is too blunt to hur...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 19:55:52 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: thick and quick rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-thick-and-quick-rug/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/P0V5/HRBE330J/FU5P0V5HRBE330J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/P0V5/HRBE330J/FU5P0V5HRBE330J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/P0V5/HRBE330J/FU5P0V5HRBE330J.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a thick and quick rug with knitted rolls (what's a knitted roll). The skills are very easy to learn and this project can usually be completed in one day. It is a great craft for beginners and children. This project is done with yarn and a yarn needle, which is too bl...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 19:50:19 PST
Easy crafts with knitted rolls: long and simple rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-crafts-with-knitted-rolls-long-and-simple-rug/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/1MXD/HRBE2U2D/FEF1MXDHRBE2U2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/1MXD/HRBE2U2D/FEF1MXDHRBE2U2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/1MXD/HRBE2U2D/FEF1MXDHRBE2U2D.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows you how to make a long rug with knitted rolls (what's a knitted roll). The skills are very easy to learn and this project can usually be completed in one day. It is a great craft for beginners and children. This project is done with yarn and a yarn needle, which is too blunt to hurt...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 19:39:35 PST
The basics of knitted roll crafts (a super easy craft) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-basics-of-knitted-roll-crafts/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/CU71/HRBE2TV1/F5ZCU71HRBE2TV1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/CU71/HRBE2TV1/F5ZCU71HRBE2TV1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/CU71/HRBE2TV1/F5ZCU71HRBE2TV1.SMALL.jpg knitwitcharm This video shows the basic skills necessary for doing crafts with knitted rolls (what's a knitted roll).  The skills are very easy to learn and the projects can usually be completed in one day. It is a great craft for beginners and children. The projects are done with yarn and a yarn needle, which i...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 19:23:33 PST
Hanging Canopy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Canopy/
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 00:48:59 PST
DIY: Wooden Bead Keyring http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Bead-Keyring/
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 03:18:59 PST
Re-purposed Stuffed Animal into a Little Gadget Container http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-purposed-Stuffed-Animal-into-a-Little-Gadget-Co/
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 21:10:02 PST
a little zoo for kids http://www.instructables.com/id/a-little-zoo-for-kids/
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 02:14:08 PST
Turtle Shell for Children http://www.instructables.com/id/Turtle-Shell-for-Children/
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 14:22:31 PST
Pillow Case Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Pillow-Case-Apron/
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 19:40:58 PDT
Bookpiglet http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookpiglet/
Bookpiglet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/SDJD/HIUDNOO5/FE3SDJDHIUDNOO5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/SDJD/HIUDNOO5/FE3SDJDHIUDNOO5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/SDJD/HIUDNOO5/FE3SDJDHIUDNOO5.SMALL.jpg SanneLaurenssen Bookpiglets guard your books and the page you're reading whilst being adorably pink. The bookpiglet is an adaption from the bookmonsters instructable I made earlier. This project is sewed by hand and really isn't hard to make! Have fun! Cut out the shapes What you will need Felt and th...
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 15:20:49 PDT
Bookmonsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookmonsters/
Bookmonsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/T4FK/HIPISMCG/FS7T4FKHIPISMCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/T4FK/HIPISMCG/FS7T4FKHIPISMCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/T4FK/HIPISMCG/FS7T4FKHIPISMCG.SMALL.jpg SanneLaurenssen Bookmonsters guard your books and the page you're reading whilst being terrifyingly cute. These bookmonsters are sewed by hand and really aren't hard to make! Usually these monsters are made from scrapbook paper but they are much more durable when made from fabric. I believe this is the original...
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 05:45:41 PDT
D.I.Y. Cute Floral Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cute-Floral-Dress/
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Tue, 7 May 2013 20:23:18 PDT
Sew a frock for a 6 months old girl.... http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-a-frock-for-a-6-months-old-girl/
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Tue, 30 Apr 2013 15:00:00 PDT
cute kids jumper dress out of old shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/cute-kids-jumper-dress-out-of-old-shirt/
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Mon, 29 Apr 2013 11:40:33 PDT
Monster Mittens http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Mittens/
Monster Mittens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/7NZC/HA5M6U56/FUO7NZCHA5M6U56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/7NZC/HA5M6U56/FUO7NZCHA5M6U56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/7NZC/HA5M6U56/FUO7NZCHA5M6U56.SMALL.jpg RebekahP These "easy on" mittens have no thumb hole to wrestle with and no left or right to confuses. Cute monsters keep kids warm and they are fun enough to keep on! The difficulty on this project is Advanced beginner but if you are just starting out polar fleece is very forgiving fabric to work with.  I ha...
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Fri, 30 Nov 2012 13:38:13 PST
Toddler fleece blanket with cars' pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Toddler-fleece-blanket-with-cars-pattern/
Toddler fleece blanket with cars' pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/FG5R/H8XM1QP1/FZEFG5RH8XM1QP1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/FG5R/H8XM1QP1/FZEFG5RH8XM1QP1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/FG5R/H8XM1QP1/FZEFG5RH8XM1QP1.SMALL.jpg nemalim An easy sewing project, using a few colors of fleece. I chose 2 colors for the blanket - deep red and purple. I bought about 180 x 140 cm of each color, and ended up with a blanket of 160 x 130 cm. I bought 2 more pieces of green and blue, about 40 cm wide, to make the cars.  Fleece is not expensive...
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Fri, 2 Nov 2012 14:29:02 PDT
Back to School: Make Old Clothes New! http://www.instructables.com/id/Back-to-School-Make-Old-Clothes-New/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/75TG/H6738GDO/FMC75TGH6738GDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/75TG/H6738GDO/FMC75TGH6738GDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/75TG/H6738GDO/FMC75TGH6738GDO.SMALL.jpg Little Mom on the Prairie Back to School: Make Old Clothes New! offers 20 fast and easy ways to recycle used clothes into a NEW and stylish wardrobe! Each project comes from Instructables.com, and contains pictures for each step, so you can get crafting today! Students will learn sewing basics, like how to follow a patter...
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Mon, 27 Aug 2012 12:19:17 PDT
how to make a fruit bag in 2 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-fruit-bag-in-2-minutes/
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Tue, 13 Mar 2012 10:04:22 PDT
Monster Mouth Patch http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Mouth-Patch/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/J9KQ/GZI8K7O7/FGSJ9KQGZI8K7O7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/J9KQ/GZI8K7O7/FGSJ9KQGZI8K7O7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/J9KQ/GZI8K7O7/FGSJ9KQGZI8K7O7.SMALL.jpg rstarnes Patch the holes in your boy's or girl's jeans and they can still be cool. Turning the holes in their jeans into monter mouths. 
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Wed, 7 Mar 2012 12:24:34 PST
DIY Valentines Mail pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Valentines-Mail-pouch/
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Fri, 10 Feb 2012 09:09:19 PST
{Picture Pillows} http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-Pillows/
{Picture Pillows} - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/1Y5M/GY18WBWI/F1K1Y5MGY18WBWI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/1Y5M/GY18WBWI/F1K1Y5MGY18WBWI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/1Y5M/GY18WBWI/F1K1Y5MGY18WBWI.SMALL.jpg Whimsical Whimsies Visit Whimsical Whimsies for the original tutorial and for more awesome how to's! My mother’s birthday is in a couple days.  I like for her gifts to be unique and special, for she is such a special lady.  My girls love their Nana. For this project you will need: scissors pins sewing machine thread...
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Tue, 31 Jan 2012 11:38:46 PST
$2.49 Stroller Blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/249-Stroller-Blanket/
$2.49 Stroller Blanket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/83EO/GY18K832/FO383EOGY18K832.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/83EO/GY18K832/FO383EOGY18K832.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/83EO/GY18K832/FO383EOGY18K832.SMALL.jpg atyk During the winter, many parents often feel limited by the cold weather and worry about taking their kids out. Sure, it's 30 degrees outside, but that doesn't mean you have to be stuck at home! And it doesn't mean you have to wrap your babies and toddlers in ten layers of clothing (okay, maybe 3 or 4...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2012 22:23:40 PST
Not So Scary Lil' Monster Sewing Party http://www.instructables.com/id/Not-So-Scary-Lil-Monster-Sewing-Party/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/Z722/GXL5OVME/FTXZ722GXL5OVME.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/Z722/GXL5OVME/FTXZ722GXL5OVME.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/Z722/GXL5OVME/FTXZ722GXL5OVME.SMALL.jpg Love to Sew Studio Halloween can be scary, but not here at Love to Sew Studio. See our "Not So Scary Lil' Monsters!" You can learn to make one too with our step by step photograph directions. For more sewing and crafting videos visit: http://www.lovetosew.com/learntosewvideos.htm Visit the full site at http:...
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Sat, 21 Jan 2012 19:05:44 PST
Fleece Bomber Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Fleece-Bomber-Hat/
Fleece Bomber Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/UN12/GXDWDRLR/FP4UN12GXDWDRLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/UN12/GXDWDRLR/FP4UN12GXDWDRLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/UN12/GXDWDRLR/FP4UN12GXDWDRLR.SMALL.jpg childmade Follow along to learn how to make this cozy fleece bomber hat.  This is a great project for personalizing with an embroidery machine if you have one, though it can be done without the personalization. You'll need 2 pieces of coordinating fleece. For my hat, I used solid black for the cuff, and a sp...
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Fri, 13 Jan 2012 23:49:03 PST
Tiny Penguins http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Penguins/
Tiny Penguins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/2LC0/GVOX0Q22/FKO2LC0GVOX0Q22.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/2LC0/GVOX0Q22/FKO2LC0GVOX0Q22.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/2LC0/GVOX0Q22/FKO2LC0GVOX0Q22.SMALL.jpg egp Thanks for all the wonderful support!! The Tiny Penguins Instructable won a runners-up prize in the Teacher Contest - I am grateful for all your votes and comments. This project was done as a learning activity during a one-week summer day camp, with groups of campers ranging in age from students wh...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2011 11:25:30 PST
DIY Snake Plushie http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Snake-Plushie/
DIY Snake Plushie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/9EJS/GPBDIGZF/FLH9EJSGPBDIGZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/9EJS/GPBDIGZF/FLH9EJSGPBDIGZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/9EJS/GPBDIGZF/FLH9EJSGPBDIGZF.SMALL.jpg Neon Panda How cute is this little snake?  ... Very! In this tutorial I'm going to show you how to make your own snake plushie using everyday items that you have around the house! This craft is great for rainy days, little kids, gifts or if you just feel like you need a stuffed snake.... Materials - A pair...
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Thu, 7 Jul 2011 07:00:47 PDT
How To Turn Your Quilt Into An Heirloom Treasure http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Birth-And-Future-Legand-Of-The-Pecos-Pearls-/
How To Turn Your Quilt Into An Heirloom Treasure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/DNYI/GM7E8G27/F5BDNYIGM7E8G27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/DNYI/GM7E8G27/F5BDNYIGM7E8G27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/DNYI/GM7E8G27/F5BDNYIGM7E8G27.SMALL.jpg sunshiine Anyone who is interested in preserving family history for their progeny will benefit from this instructable. It is about how to turn any handmade quilt into an heirloom treasure but it has great tips for preserving memories and emotions that we and our children experience through our lifetime in a t...
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Sat, 9 Apr 2011 06:01:06 PDT
Handsewn Finger Puppets http://www.instructables.com/id/Handsewn-Finger-Puppets/
Handsewn Finger Puppets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/PP5V/GIJG3OJF/FB4PP5VGIJG3OJF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/PP5V/GIJG3OJF/FB4PP5VGIJG3OJF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/PP5V/GIJG3OJF/FB4PP5VGIJG3OJF.SMALL.jpg piggleliggle Finger puppets are an awesome way for kids like me to keep entertained over long periods of time. So when my little sister's birthday came up, I decided to make her these ones. They are handsewn because I don't have a sewing machine, but if you have a sewing machine, you could use it. Not much skill...
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Thu, 6 Jan 2011 02:25:09 PST
Stuffed Bear Pillow from Old T-shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/Stuffed-Bear-Pillow-from-Old-T-shirts/
Stuffed Bear Pillow from Old T-shirts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/H0FE/GH8AGGEF/FCKH0FEGH8AGGEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/H0FE/GH8AGGEF/FCKH0FEGH8AGGEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/H0FE/GH8AGGEF/FCKH0FEGH8AGGEF.SMALL.jpg mksabrina My brother-in-law is in the military, so he and his family move around often. I wanted to make my baby niece and nephew something they could use that reminded them of me, so I decided to take a bunch of old shirts I had laying around and sew them into a pillow bear. Materials For this project, y...
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Sun, 5 Dec 2010 02:16:51 PST
Festive nursery decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Festive-nursery-decoration/
Festive nursery decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/9ZNU/G8CBY6DU/FH29ZNUG8CBY6DU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/9ZNU/G8CBY6DU/FH29ZNUG8CBY6DU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/9ZNU/G8CBY6DU/FH29ZNUG8CBY6DU.SMALL.jpg zenjdi This is an easy project, which you can complete in a matter of hours while the baby sleeps. Hope you will enjoy it as much as I did. Materials Besides a sewing machine, scissors and thread, you'll need: cotton fabric bias binding (is it really called that? - I'm from Copenhagen...
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Mon, 26 Apr 2010 10:38:40 PDT
Wool Felt Sweater Slipper Sock Tutorial and Pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Wool-Felt-Sweater-Slipper-Sock-Tutorial-and-Patter/
Wool Felt Sweater Slipper Sock Tutorial and Pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/TDL3/G68GXP52/F2ETDL3G68GXP52.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/TDL3/G68GXP52/F2ETDL3G68GXP52.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/TDL3/G68GXP52/F2ETDL3G68GXP52.SMALL.jpg WhimWham Hi!  I am Jennifer, the author of Whim Wham Craft Blog.  I have been making wool felt slipper socks for my daughter for the last 5 years.  She and my niece love them, so I wanted to share with everyone how I make them.  (This tutorial is for personal use only.  I ask that you please do not sell an...
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Sat, 6 Mar 2010 07:15:18 PST
Kids Snuggie http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Snuggie/
Kids Snuggie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/G6VT/G61ARR44/FOUG6VTG61ARR44.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/G6VT/G61ARR44/FOUG6VTG61ARR44.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/G6VT/G61ARR44/FOUG6VTG61ARR44.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Now you can make a Kid sized Snuggie with this free pattern.  Customize it to suit any child's size and taste. Just look how this snuggie style blanket can turn your little fighting monsters into precious angels!  Make one to fit every child in your family, and never hear them complain again.* For...
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Tue, 2 Mar 2010 08:22:37 PST
Eco-Friendly "paper" chains (aka world's easiest sewing project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Eco-Friendly-paper-chains-aka-worlds-easiest-s/
Eco-Friendly "paper" chains (aka world's easiest sewing project) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/RHKJ/G3KYGEOX/FMJRHKJG3KYGEOX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/RHKJ/G3KYGEOX/FMJRHKJG3KYGEOX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/RHKJ/G3KYGEOX/FMJRHKJG3KYGEOX.SMALL.jpg opcp Do you remember making paper chains as a child to decorate for the holiday season? You got out the construction paper, the wrapping paper and you cut and stapled and glued to your little hearts content. And then after New Years down came the paper chains... and they headed straight for the trash ...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2009 11:09:01 PST
how to make a baby tag cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-baby-tag-cloth/
how to make a baby tag cloth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/KJIA/G1ZGTW3J/FKJKJIAG1ZGTW3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/KJIA/G1ZGTW3J/FKJKJIAG1ZGTW3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/KJIA/G1ZGTW3J/FKJKJIAG1ZGTW3J.SMALL.jpg wocket I recently saw another mummy with a tag cloth for her bub to play with while traveling in the car. I loved the idea of having a bright and colourful item with different textures and scope for random attachments for Gwen to explore with hands and mouth. So I decided to make my own.I chose two very di...
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Sat, 14 Nov 2009 16:05:22 PST
Wrist-watch pin cushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Wrist-watch-pin-cushion/
Wrist-watch pin cushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/VZQB/FZHLAQ8B/F2VVZQBFZHLAQ8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/VZQB/FZHLAQ8B/F2VVZQBFZHLAQ8B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/VZQB/FZHLAQ8B/F2VVZQBFZHLAQ8B.SMALL.jpg moseph There's always time for sewing! This Instructable teaches you how to make a pin cushion that attaches to your wrist with Velcro so you can keep your pins nearby at all times. To make it even more fun, we made the pin cushion so it looks like a watch and you can decorate it anyway you want! This proj...
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Sun, 13 Sep 2009 21:50:42 PDT
Super Cool Chair Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Cool-Chair-Tent/
Super Cool Chair Tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/NK2R/FZHLA7G0/FXYNK2RFZHLA7G0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/NK2R/FZHLA7G0/FXYNK2RFZHLA7G0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/NK2R/FZHLA7G0/FXYNK2RFZHLA7G0.SMALL.jpg hpoinsett The chair tent is the cornerstone of every child's architectural knowledge base. The old fashion version usually consisted of 4 or more chairs with 1 or more blankets tossed over the backs of the chairs. This resulted in a saggy topped tent with open spaces everywhere that collapsed the third time...
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Sun, 13 Sep 2009 12:59:31 PDT
Make a Childs Cardigan from recycled felted wool sweater! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Childs-Cardigan-from-recycled-felted-wool-s/
Make a Childs Cardigan from recycled felted wool sweater! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/S5XO/FZETBEYK/FMOS5XOFZETBEYK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/S5XO/FZETBEYK/FMOS5XOFZETBEYK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/S5XO/FZETBEYK/FMOS5XOFZETBEYK.SMALL.jpg threadbare Have you ever had a great wool sweater that you love only to one day open the dryer to find it wadded there tight and angry and about three sizes smaller then it was before. It's a tragic tale as old as time it's self. I'm sure that Cane probably felted Abel's favorite sweater and said "#28;I didn't...
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Thu, 10 Sep 2009 23:55:34 PDT
Make an I-Spy Bag for your bored kid! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-KIDS-Anti-Boredom-I-Spy-Bag/
Make an I-Spy Bag for your bored kid! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/KLH7/FZ8J4OND/FZBKLH7FZ8J4OND.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/KLH7/FZ8J4OND/FZBKLH7FZ8J4OND.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/KLH7/FZ8J4OND/FZBKLH7FZ8J4OND.SMALL.jpg threadbare If you have ever heard "#29;I'm bored#29;", " #28;Are we there yet?"#29;, #28;"How long is this going to take"?#29;, "#28;Elijah touched me"#29; or #28;"Can nail polish wash out of blankets?"#29; then you know that it's important to keep little hands busy and out of trouble. That's where the I-spy b...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2009 00:16:21 PDT
Aquabats Anti-Negativity Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Aquabats-Anti-Negativity-Helmet/
Aquabats Anti-Negativity Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/FQKO/FZ8J3O6H/FHKFQKOFZ8J3O6H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/FQKO/FZ8J3O6H/FHKFQKOFZ8J3O6H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/FQKO/FZ8J3O6H/FHKFQKOFZ8J3O6H.SMALL.jpg LegoBrickMaster7 You may have heard of THE AQUABATS! Yes? Well now its your turn to help make the world as Un-Negative as possible by making your own Anti-Negativity Helmet! The MC Bat Commander just loves it when all the kids out there create their own costumes to wear to their shows. Plus you can wear it around an...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2009 18:07:22 PDT
kelseymh's High Order Derivative Common Sensible Soles of Obviousness (clown shoes) http://www.instructables.com/id/kelseymhs-High-Order-Derivative-Common-Sensible-S/
kelseymh's High Order Derivative Common Sensible Soles of Obviousness (clown shoes) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/ENTE/FYYNDAKU/FZVENTEFYYNDAKU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/ENTE/FYYNDAKU/FZVENTEFYYNDAKU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/ENTE/FYYNDAKU/FZVENTEFYYNDAKU.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad What happens when you get a bunch of intellectuals in a room? The probability of someone having a keen fashion sense will not be high. So how do you distinguish yourself amongst the distinguished? Besides a Hawaiian shirt, get a pair of serious kicks to show that you know how to party.A pair of Hi...
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Sat, 29 Aug 2009 16:18:19 PDT
Old Sewing Machines are Hidden Treasures! http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Sewing-Machines-are-Hidden-Treasures/
Old Sewing Machines are Hidden Treasures! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/PUZE/FYTD4FEF/FUBPUZEFYTD4FEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/PUZE/FYTD4FEF/FUBPUZEFYTD4FEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/PUZE/FYTD4FEF/FUBPUZEFYTD4FEF.SMALL.jpg MargueritaM Old sewing machines are an undiscovered TREASURE! They are very easy to learn on, hard to break, easy to maintain and can be purchased cheaply or are sometimes even FREE!Old sewing machines are great to learn on for people from 12 years old and up (and younger if supervised carefully!)Using one of ...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2009 19:04:09 PDT
Skunkbait's keep em barefoot and pretty, irreverent happy feet of righteousness (monster feet slippers) http://www.instructables.com/id/Skunkbaits-keep-em-barefoot-and-pretty-irreveren/
Skunkbait's keep em barefoot and pretty, irreverent happy feet of righteousness (monster feet slippers) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/JBKX/FYAJKUSS/F1YJBKXFYAJKUSS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/JBKX/FYAJKUSS/F1YJBKXFYAJKUSS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/JBKX/FYAJKUSS/F1YJBKXFYAJKUSS.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad What can be more fun than running around with giant feet? You can with these giant feet slippers for your little monster. Here is Caitlin kickin back at Grandma's house with her big dawgs.You can get giant slippers with monster themes but why not just make them giant human feet? This instructable...
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Fri, 14 Aug 2009 15:30:45 PDT