Instructables: exploring - living - sew - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 1 Sep 2014 20:09:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 10 Instructables for Sewing in an Apartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Apartment-Sewing/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FXP/WUB1/HZ13G6FA/FXPWUB1HZ13G6FA.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FXP/WUB1/HZ13G6FA/FXPWUB1HZ13G6FA.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FXP/WUB1/HZ13G6FA/FXPWUB1HZ13G6FA.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction Sewing is space consuming. From the supplies to the laying out of the fabric. This collection will be a gathering of some of the awesome instructables to help those of us living in a space constraint to still be able to sew to our hearts content. Mini Pressing Board An ironing board that's as e...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:26:42 PDT
Charles Mackintosh shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Charles-Mackintosh-shirt/
Charles Mackintosh shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/1RSC/HXXHI1PX/F2M1RSCHXXHI1PX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/1RSC/HXXHI1PX/F2M1RSCHXXHI1PX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/1RSC/HXXHI1PX/F2M1RSCHXXHI1PX.SMALL.jpg Ruud van Koningsbrugge I bought a purple flannel shirt in a sale for almost nothing ( 3 euro). When the bright cellophane came off the color was not so purple as I had thought. A drab misty purple-grey. Boring! Now more than a year later I only put it on once, and my colleagues wondered what had been gone wrong in the lau...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:59:30 PDT
One Swimsuit Cover FIVE Different Ways! http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Swimsuit-Cover-FIVE-Different-Ways/
One Swimsuit Cover FIVE Different Ways! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/I7YI/HXHR8UQH/FCNI7YIHXHR8UQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/I7YI/HXHR8UQH/FCNI7YIHXHR8UQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/I7YI/HXHR8UQH/FCNI7YIHXHR8UQH.SMALL.jpg ryeomans1 Looking for a fast, easy, breezy swimsuit cover? How about five different swimsuit covers in one?This is a sew simple project that anyone with a little sewing skill can master. You can personalize it by using different fabircs, adjusting the length, adding beads etc. The best part is the cost is...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 21:11:42 PDT
Towel Pants http://www.instructables.com/id/Towel-Pants/
Towel Pants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/M9PP/HXG6MO8C/FBSM9PPHXG6MO8C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/M9PP/HXG6MO8C/FBSM9PPHXG6MO8C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/M9PP/HXG6MO8C/FBSM9PPHXG6MO8C.SMALL.jpg moon flower Turn a boring towel into a cool new pair of pants.Perfect for a pool party, swim meet, or water fight.These towel pants are simple and easy to make. Supplies 1. a large towel2. scissors 3. elastic4. thread (the same or similar color as your towel)5. pen or marker6. a large piece of paper7. pins8....
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:18:27 PDT
Shirred Towel Cover-up Dress! http://www.instructables.com/id/Shirred-Towel-Cover-up-Dress/
Shirred Towel Cover-up Dress! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/0L27/HXG6QBW0/FW70L27HXG6QBW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/0L27/HXG6QBW0/FW70L27HXG6QBW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/0L27/HXG6QBW0/FW70L27HXG6QBW0.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Shirred Towel Cover-up Dress!The perfect Beachwear!Everyone likes to wrap themselves in a towel after swimming! This cover-up dress is best!With simple straps that match her swimsuit...she is ready to go from the beach or pool!Perfect for wearing to a picnic or fun place that you "might" get wet! Ju...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:33:13 PDT
The Toddler Swim Suit http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Toddler-Swim-Suit/
The Toddler Swim Suit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/4QKW/HXCANYBH/FYH4QKWHXCANYBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/4QKW/HXCANYBH/FYH4QKWHXCANYBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/4QKW/HXCANYBH/FYH4QKWHXCANYBH.SMALL.jpg carrielynneh I love this swim suit for a few reasons: it's easy to sew, inexpensive, and practical. Last year my toddler had a one piece, and it was all fun and games until I had to pry it off her to change her diaper. A two piece is just more sensible to wear for their diaper loving bums. And because this swim ...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 15:47:32 PDT
Leather Messenger Bag/Brief case http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Messenger-BagBrief-case/
Leather Messenger Bag/Brief case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/WS8H/HWE9VTXD/F8NWS8HHWE9VTXD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/WS8H/HWE9VTXD/F8NWS8HHWE9VTXD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/WS8H/HWE9VTXD/F8NWS8HHWE9VTXD.SMALL.jpg BARKing This project was created for my son who plays piano, trumpet, clarinet, & who knows what he will pickup next. He was using a shopping bag to carry his music books around in. It was time for an upgrade. So I planned it all out, cut it out and started putting it together and he says "I don't want a sh...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 21:53:40 PDT
Leather Juggling Balls http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Juggling-Balls/
Leather Juggling Balls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/HYIE/HW4OI8OF/FXIHYIEHW4OI8OF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/HYIE/HW4OI8OF/FXIHYIEHW4OI8OF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/HYIE/HW4OI8OF/FXIHYIEHW4OI8OF.SMALL.jpg chrismori Learning to juggle with round balls can be a challenge because if you drop them, they tend to roll away. These leather juggling balls won't roll away on you because they are filled with bird seed. They are a nice size and weight and are ideal for beginners and experts too. Materials You will need...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 00:19:23 PDT
Sew Mens Zip Fly http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-Mens-Zip-Fly/
Sew Mens Zip Fly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/R2Q9/HVC1LO4Y/FWVR2Q9HVC1LO4Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/R2Q9/HVC1LO4Y/FWVR2Q9HVC1LO4Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/R2Q9/HVC1LO4Y/FWVR2Q9HVC1LO4Y.SMALL.jpg busteroriginals Pin & Sew The Crotch Seam null Press Back Half Right Side Seam Allowance. null Pin & Tack Zip On Right Side. (While you're at this side, it could be a good time to prepare the zip shield & sew it all up together now rather than later) Prepare The Left Fly Facing... Zig zag the cur...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 04:20:14 PDT
How To Make a Chef Hat Toque Pattern for Large or Small Pets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Chef-Hat-and-Pattern-for-Large-or-Sm/
How To Make a Chef Hat Toque Pattern for Large or Small Pets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/JQ66/HV4DA1K8/FC2JQ66HV4DA1K8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/JQ66/HV4DA1K8/FC2JQ66HV4DA1K8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/JQ66/HV4DA1K8/FC2JQ66HV4DA1K8.SMALL.jpg sunshiine Last year my son mentioned he would love to have a chef hat or toque. I did not have a pattern and when the pet contest posted, I thought it was a good opportunity to experiment with a self made pattern for pets. I figured there was little waste and time if it did not turn out. This instructable is ...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 23:23:37 PDT
Zombie Pin Cushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Pin-Cushion/
Zombie Pin Cushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/O5U1/HUAB3HWF/FSCO5U1HUAB3HWF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/O5U1/HUAB3HWF/FSCO5U1HUAB3HWF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/O5U1/HUAB3HWF/FSCO5U1HUAB3HWF.SMALL.jpg Temotokari Who doesn't want a cute little zombie plush to cuddle all their sewing needles and pins. C:  This is easy to make considering I am just a beginner at sewing myself and never even made a template before.  I do not have a template to give to you... but its easy to make. I will try my best to work with...
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:04:15 PDT
Relove an Old, Ugly Dress: Before and After (w/ Bonus Infinity Scarf) http://www.instructables.com/id/Relove-an-Old-Ugly-Dress-Before-and-After-w-Bonus-/
Relove an Old, Ugly Dress: Before and After (w/ Bonus Infinity Scarf) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/GRWY/HU0GT8XW/F53GRWYHU0GT8XW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/GRWY/HU0GT8XW/F53GRWYHU0GT8XW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/GRWY/HU0GT8XW/F53GRWYHU0GT8XW.SMALL.jpg tofu911 If you like more sewing projects be on the lookout. I may be new to sewing but that just means I have a lot of projects to post. "I Smell Good" Mr. Bunny is already posted.  I'm working on a steampunk costume too. BONUS: Infinity Scarf DIY also included in this instructables (last step). I wa...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 02:17:09 PDT
Fleece Cord Organizers http://www.instructables.com/id/Fleece-Cord-Organizers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EG57/HSXOC8PH/F2QEG57HSXOC8PH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EG57/HSXOC8PH/F2QEG57HSXOC8PH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EG57/HSXOC8PH/F2QEG57HSXOC8PH.SMALL.jpg Summer Skies Do you have cords lying around, getting tangled, or just plain annoying the heck out of you? Me too. At least, not any more ;D Honestly - these are so amazingly simple but awesome! Plus, they add some fun colour to your drawer.
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 01:53:24 PDT
No Spill Anything Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Spill-Anything-Organizer/
No Spill Anything Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/VCW3/HR4SV3FL/FPLVCW3HR4SV3FL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/VCW3/HR4SV3FL/FPLVCW3HR4SV3FL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/VCW3/HR4SV3FL/FPLVCW3HR4SV3FL.SMALL.jpg shazni I'm interested in loads of crafts. Hence I collect various tools; and then, sometimes...when I really need a particular tool.. I can't find it!! and even if i know it's in this particular bag...to find that tool I need.... I have to toss my bag upside down inside out...to find what I'm looking for.....
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 18:17:59 PST
Mario Mushroom Crochet http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Mushroom-Crochet/
Mario Mushroom Crochet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/4D4B/HS18CZQF/FOX4D4BHS18CZQF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/4D4B/HS18CZQF/FOX4D4BHS18CZQF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/4D4B/HS18CZQF/FOX4D4BHS18CZQF.SMALL.jpg sara m. i cant imagine that there is someone anywhere did not play Mario before :)here is a simple Mario Mushroom which do not need much yarnMaterials: white yarn for the stalk and spotsred yarn for the hatblack yarn for eyessuitable size crochet needle Hat we are working in roundsRound 1: 6 sc into adju...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 06:22:05 PST
HeartSwap - I feel what you feel http://www.instructables.com/id/HeartSwap-I-feel-what-you-feel/
HeartSwap - I feel what you feel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/FB1W/HRI99H03/FT7FB1WHRI99H03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/FB1W/HRI99H03/FT7FB1WHRI99H03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/FB1W/HRI99H03/FT7FB1WHRI99H03.SMALL.jpg glazur Get two old t-shirts from yourself and your partner, cut out and swap a heart shape. Ingredients Old shirts from yourself and your partner, preferably to have contrasting colorsHeart shape printed on a thick paper Sewing machine Iron Fabric stabilizer for embroidery (I used Vlieseline H250) -...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 05:31:48 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
DIY ROOM DECOR - No sew heart pillow! (V-day decor & gift idea) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ROOM-DECOR-No-sew-heart-pillow-V-day-decor-gif/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/DKCU/HR9V92VG/F4LDKCUHR9V92VG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/DKCU/HR9V92VG/F4LDKCUHR9V92VG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/DKCU/HR9V92VG/F4LDKCUHR9V92VG.SMALL.jpg DIYlover89 Hi!! Today I bring you a really quick and easy DIY idea for this upcoming Valentine's day: a  no-sew heart pillow!! As you see is super simply and the final result is cute and perfect for the ocassion! You can use it to decor your bed as I did or give it as a gift to your valentine. Thanks for wa...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 12:43:20 PST
DIY no sew bow pillow cover! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-no-sew-bow-pillow-cover/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/HBP2/HPCE7OZK/FBJHBP2HPCE7OZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/HBP2/HPCE7OZK/FBJHBP2HPCE7OZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/HBP2/HPCE7OZK/FBJHBP2HPCE7OZK.SMALL.jpg DIYlover89 This DIY room decor tutorial is super easy and the final result is very girly and polished. This is what you'll need: -A piece of fabric -A pillow -Scissors -Fabric glue, hot glue or thread and needle if you want to sew. Measurements in my case: Large piece of fabric: 70x70 cm (28x28 in) Small p...
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 11:45:38 PST
Recycled Sail Canvas Gym Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Sail-Canvas-Gym-Bag/
Recycled Sail Canvas Gym Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/HTPZ/HQCWGMO0/F89HTPZHQCWGMO0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/HTPZ/HQCWGMO0/F89HTPZHQCWGMO0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/HTPZ/HQCWGMO0/F89HTPZHQCWGMO0.SMALL.jpg geo526468 The following instructable details how to build your own gym/duffel bag.  The pattern is simple, and easy to make. I chose to create my gym bag because I had an old sail that I wanted to re-use the canvas from, and I was in need of a new gym bag for school. This is my second time creating a duffel ...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 12:23:44 PST
Thrifted Multi-pattern Circle Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Thrifted-Multi-pattern-Circle-Scarf/
Thrifted Multi-pattern Circle Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/PBRV/HQA0CUF7/F9LPBRVHQA0CUF7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/PBRV/HQA0CUF7/F9LPBRVHQA0CUF7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/PBRV/HQA0CUF7/F9LPBRVHQA0CUF7.SMALL.jpg nikoala3 For a while I have searched for a comfortable, inexpensive, and unique infinity scarf, but have been unable to find one. I decided to make my own using two thrifted (semi-damaged) scarves. It makes for a cool mix of patterns and/or colors and it was very easy and inexpensive to make. Note: The two ...
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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 15:36:26 PST
Huge Pencil Draft Excluder http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Pencil-Draft-Excluder/
Huge Pencil Draft Excluder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/1VQ8/HQ9PXAHR/F9T1VQ8HQ9PXAHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/1VQ8/HQ9PXAHR/F9T1VQ8HQ9PXAHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/1VQ8/HQ9PXAHR/F9T1VQ8HQ9PXAHR.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 If you don't know what a draft excluder is, let me try to explain it. A draft excluder is kind of like a long snake made with fabric and wadding or upholstery foam. It is used to keep the house warmer during cold days, laying it on the floor at the bottom of a door or a window. That way the cold air...
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Fri, 10 Jan 2014 13:51:53 PST
Ugly Christmas Sweater -One for You and One for Your Pet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ugly-Christmas-Sweater-One-for-You-and-One-for-You/
Ugly Christmas Sweater -One for You and One for Your Pet! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/OR8U/HPYHNOD2/F08OR8UHPYHNOD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/OR8U/HPYHNOD2/F08OR8UHPYHNOD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/OR8U/HPYHNOD2/F08OR8UHPYHNOD2.SMALL.jpg ryeomans1 So glad that my creation was among the Finalists...but to WIN is just SUPER!!! Thank You for your votes and support! Ugly sweaters are everywhere!  But lets get creative and make a "Super Ugly" Sweater!!  At the end of this Instructable there is a BONUS, quick and super easy Ugly Sweater for your...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 21:52:19 PST
Re-purposed Stuffed Animal into a Little Gadget Container http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-purposed-Stuffed-Animal-into-a-Little-Gadget-Co/
Re-purposed Stuffed Animal into a Little Gadget Container - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/4TML/HPWMM2DQ/FUT4TMLHPWMM2DQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/4TML/HPWMM2DQ/FUT4TMLHPWMM2DQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/4TML/HPWMM2DQ/FUT4TMLHPWMM2DQ.SMALL.jpg ryeomans1 As any mom can tell you it's hard to part with your kids favorite childhood toys. Here's a new use for a beloved old favorite stuffed toy that you child may have outgrown, or maybe one that's been your favorite!  What a unique and easy gift idea for anyone who  is young at heart (and we all still a...
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 21:10:02 PST
Reversible Dog Coat http://www.instructables.com/id/Reversible-Dog-Coat/
Reversible Dog Coat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/P9V3/HPRIDQVZ/F6YP9V3HPRIDQVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/P9V3/HPRIDQVZ/F6YP9V3HPRIDQVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/P9V3/HPRIDQVZ/F6YP9V3HPRIDQVZ.SMALL.jpg ryeomans1 Dogs like to be stylish too!  How about a coat that can be reversed?   You could do a fall print on one side and one the other a winter print, or as I have done  two prints of your own choosing!   Here"s a simple sewing pattern for a dog coat that is reversible.  Simple sewing skills and supplies ...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 12:11:50 PST
Make Your Own HotSock Rice Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-HotSock-Rice-Pack/
Make Your Own HotSock Rice Pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/LNB4/HPLWYT2Q/FIBLNB4HPLWYT2Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/LNB4/HPLWYT2Q/FIBLNB4HPLWYT2Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/LNB4/HPLWYT2Q/FIBLNB4HPLWYT2Q.SMALL.jpg funtogether The following project was inspired by the need for a quick, easy, and huggable rice pack.  Although the felt features of the HotSock are optional, they are delightful for kids.  Thanks for viewing.  Please vote for my Instructable! Materials Sewing Scissors Thread and Needle/Sewing Ma...
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Wed, 25 Dec 2013 17:25:50 PST
Reversible Cape Coat with Arm Holes http://www.instructables.com/id/Reversible-Cape-Coat-with-Arm-Holes/
Reversible Cape Coat with Arm Holes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/KG8S/HP8PL8R6/F72KG8SHP8PL8R6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/KG8S/HP8PL8R6/F72KG8SHP8PL8R6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/KG8S/HP8PL8R6/F72KG8SHP8PL8R6.SMALL.jpg Sam.anne.tha I love capes, but I find it annoying when my arms are "inaccessible." So I created this cozy cape with armholes, and at the last minute decided to make it reversible (two capes in one piece!). It's easy to make, it's comfy to wear, and it's a chic addition to any winter outfit. It's also a great gif...
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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 14:34:08 PST
Cowboy Boot Stocking http://www.instructables.com/id/Cowboy-Boot-Stocking/
Cowboy Boot Stocking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/36U1/HP5YZWK0/FHE36U1HP5YZWK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/36U1/HP5YZWK0/FHE36U1HP5YZWK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/36U1/HP5YZWK0/FHE36U1HP5YZWK0.SMALL.jpg meeko Want to design your own stocking this year? Make a cool cowboy boot stocking that everyone will love. It was quick and easy.Materials needed are:Most of these can be found at A.C. Moore's-Felt of the colors you choose. I used 8.5x11 sheets but if you want a bigger stocking, then get a bigger sheet o...
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 15:48:19 PST
Simple Fingerless Gloves & Arm Warmers with Patterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Fingerless-Gloves-Arm-Warmers-with-Patter/
Simple Fingerless Gloves & Arm Warmers with Patterns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/LIFI/GX8SHJSK/F1NLIFIGX8SHJSK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/LIFI/GX8SHJSK/F1NLIFIGX8SHJSK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/LIFI/GX8SHJSK/F1NLIFIGX8SHJSK.SMALL.jpg HollyMann This is a simple instructable for making beautiful & warm fingerless gloves or arm warmers. This should take you less than an hour to make one pair. Once you make one, you'll be able to make more faster and with ease. I've included several of my personal patterns (in PDF form) for your use. One patt...
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Wed, 4 Jan 2012 17:27:33 PST
Casserole Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/Casserole-Carrier/
Casserole Carrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HB20/HOW0I7Y1/FPJHB20HOW0I7Y1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HB20/HOW0I7Y1/FPJHB20HOW0I7Y1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HB20/HOW0I7Y1/FPJHB20HOW0I7Y1.SMALL.jpg RebekahP This Casserole Carrier will keep your dish safe and hand heat free. Food will stay warm just a little longer with the insolation provided. This one is a gift and I'm filling it with all the fixings for my favorite hot dip. this project is based off the size of your particular casserole dish. The mea...
By: RebekahP

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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 19:12:40 PST
Sally Doll From The Nightmare Before Christmas http://www.instructables.com/id/Sally-Doll-From-The-Nightmare-Before-Christmas/
Sally Doll From The Nightmare Before Christmas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/5EUZ/HOPQDK97/FRC5EUZHOPQDK97.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/5EUZ/HOPQDK97/FRC5EUZHOPQDK97.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/5EUZ/HOPQDK97/FRC5EUZHOPQDK97.SMALL.jpg sunshiine This instructable was inspired by the recent contest on instructables. The most difficult part of this project was creating the pattern for the doll and the doll's dress, Other than that it was easy to make. I am visiting with my daughter for the holidays and her sewing machine was not working so ...
By: sunshiine

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Tue, 3 Dec 2013 03:31:32 PST
Mouse Mitten - a mitten for your mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Mouse-Mitten-a-mitten-for-your-mouse/
Mouse Mitten - a mitten for your mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/HADW/HO7XKSPQ/FPDHADWHO7XKSPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/HADW/HO7XKSPQ/FPDHADWHO7XKSPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/HADW/HO7XKSPQ/FPDHADWHO7XKSPQ.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 As the cold weather comes, hands can get pretty cold even when you are warm at home. Staying in front of the computer for a long time is one of the activities that make hands colder, especially the one that you use the mouse with...I am sure this happened to all of you! Plus if your hands are cold m...
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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 08:53:04 PST
Make Your Own Hanging Flag Banner From Scrap Fabric http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Hanging-Flag-Banner-From-Scrap-Fabri/
Make Your Own Hanging Flag Banner From Scrap Fabric - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/MD93/HKZ9LPMA/FOOMD93HKZ9LPMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/MD93/HKZ9LPMA/FOOMD93HKZ9LPMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/MD93/HKZ9LPMA/FOOMD93HKZ9LPMA.SMALL.jpg HomemadeisBetter This tutorial will show you how to create a banner out of scrap fabric. Finally, something to make with all of those scraps! What You Need What You Need: Scrap Fabric Sewing Machine (You can also hand sew the flags) Thread Scissors Twine or some type of cord to hang the flags Paint Paint Brush (a...
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Mon, 2 Sep 2013 18:01:45 PDT
How To Sew Quick and Easy Party Favor Mini Tote Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Sew-Quick-and-Easy-Party-Favor-Mini-Tote-Ba/
How To Sew Quick and Easy Party Favor Mini Tote Bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/F19E/HL5FJCGM/FFYF19EHL5FJCGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/F19E/HL5FJCGM/FFYF19EHL5FJCGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/F19E/HL5FJCGM/FFYF19EHL5FJCGM.SMALL.jpg tidje Now that there is a little less than a month left before my son's birthday, I have started to give more thought to how his birthday party will be. I decided to choose Cars for this year's theme because I had impulsively bought some cute, inexpensive Cars watches for party favors a month or two ago, ...
By: tidje

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Thu, 5 Sep 2013 09:43:14 PDT
Easy No-sew Infinity Wrap Knock-Off http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-No-sew-Infinity-Wrap-Rip-Off/
Easy No-sew Infinity Wrap Knock-Off - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/IVAY/HK6XBEN6/FRYIVAYHK6XBEN6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/IVAY/HK6XBEN6/FRYIVAYHK6XBEN6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/IVAY/HK6XBEN6/FRYIVAYHK6XBEN6.SMALL.jpg piggleliggle Inspired by this blog post and the original Bina Brianca "The Bina", here is my version of the multi-way wrap/scarf/cardigan thing. It took me less than 20 minutes all up, required no sewing, and the end product is so fun to wear and play with! The original sells at a little over $40, so this diy is...
By: piggleliggle

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Sat, 17 Aug 2013 06:39:17 PDT
Crochet Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Bag/
Crochet Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/IT02/HJKBTJBS/FD4IT02HJKBTJBS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/IT02/HJKBTJBS/FD4IT02HJKBTJBS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/IT02/HJKBTJBS/FD4IT02HJKBTJBS.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 Since I first started to crochet again, just a few months ago, I haven't been able to really finish any of the crocheted projects that I started except little things like bracelets (see my VHS Tape Bracelet and Floral Crochet Bracelet). For this reason, I am particularly proud of this crocheted bag ...
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Fri, 9 Aug 2013 16:28:15 PDT
Leather Business Card Case w/ keyring & outside pckt http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Business-Card-Case-w-keyring-outside-pc/
Leather Business Card Case w/ keyring & outside pckt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/IN41/HHS9M2LR/FYRIN41HHS9M2LR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/IN41/HHS9M2LR/FYRIN41HHS9M2LR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/IN41/HHS9M2LR/FYRIN41HHS9M2LR.SMALL.jpg 300sqFt Three factors went into the need for this little pouch: I work in a building where most the doors require a 'pass-card' to unlock I keep my expensive headphones locked in my desk I just received my business cards & now I'll be expected to have them on hand. I wanted something that woul...
By: 300sqFt

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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 14:56:45 PDT
Upcycled Tshirt Market Bag (Easy and Super Low Sew!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Tshirt-Market-Bag-Easy-and-Super-Low-Sew/
Upcycled Tshirt Market Bag (Easy and Super Low Sew!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/NHIQ/HHS9T14H/F9INHIQHHS9T14H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/NHIQ/HHS9T14H/F9INHIQHHS9T14H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/NHIQ/HHS9T14H/F9INHIQHHS9T14H.SMALL.jpg purelily I have a pile of tees from various road races and have always said that I'll turn them into a tshirt quilt... but that may never happen, so I'm doing the next best thing and upcycling them into market bags to take to the farmer's market!  This is an easy project that's so low sew that you could even...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 06:04:24 PDT
How to Convert a Kid's T-Shirt into a Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-a-Kids-T-Shirt-into-a-Backpack/
How to Convert a Kid's T-Shirt into a Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/KPL4/HHMI86QS/FLPKPL4HHMI86QS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/KPL4/HHMI86QS/FLPKPL4HHMI86QS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/KPL4/HHMI86QS/FLPKPL4HHMI86QS.SMALL.jpg tidje I made this cute little backpack out of a boys long-sleeved shirt that was being thrown out by another mother nearby.  I was offered a lot of her clothes when her son had grown out of them.  Somehow, I didn't imagine my son wearing this as a shirt, but I envisioned it being a much cuter little backp...
By: tidje

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Fri, 7 Jun 2013 07:29:30 PDT
How to make a grumpy cat plush http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-the-grumpy-cat/
How to make a grumpy cat plush - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/YSUB/HGH716HR/FA0YSUBHGH716HR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/YSUB/HGH716HR/FA0YSUBHGH716HR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/YSUB/HGH716HR/FA0YSUBHGH716HR.SMALL.jpg elewis03 All day yesterday, I attempted to make the grumpy cat. It's not perfect, and there are things I would do differently if I were to make it again, but I think I did an okay job at making the celebrity cat into a plush cat. It took awhile to figure out how to make it, but I finally got it down. I even ...
By: elewis03

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Thu, 9 May 2013 20:35:36 PDT
The Ruffled Purse... Lynne's Version http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ruffled-Purse-Lynnes-Version/
The Ruffled Purse... Lynne's Version - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/67Q2/HGZOFI0X/FVN67Q2HGZOFI0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/67Q2/HGZOFI0X/FVN67Q2HGZOFI0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/67Q2/HGZOFI0X/FVN67Q2HGZOFI0X.SMALL.jpg ennyl265 This is a purse I made. I created the pattern. The finished product measures  18 1/2" W laying relaxed. The body of the bag is about 11" H but with the handles extended, it's about 24"H. The swirl design is my interpretation from a post I found  on another tutorial site. It's hard to judge how long ...
By: ennyl265

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Tue, 30 Apr 2013 11:05:42 PDT
No-Sew Pet Bed with Cardboard Bolsters http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Pet-Bed-with-Cardboard-Bolsters/
No-Sew Pet Bed with Cardboard Bolsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/HV72/HFD197Q3/F19HV72HFD197Q3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/HV72/HFD197Q3/F19HV72HFD197Q3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/HV72/HFD197Q3/F19HV72HFD197Q3.SMALL.jpg wilgubeast So, I got a puppy a few months ago. After spending a few bucks on store-bought dog beds that the puppy viewed as giant chew toys, it seemed like a cheaper option to put something together myself. And so the no-sew pet bed was born. Design features: replaceable fleece cover cardboard bolst...
By: wilgubeast

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Wed, 17 Apr 2013 15:54:03 PDT
Bow T-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Bow-T-shirt/
Bow T-shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/VEJ9/HFBKESDA/FHBVEJ9HFBKESDA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/VEJ9/HFBKESDA/FHBVEJ9HFBKESDA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/VEJ9/HFBKESDA/FHBVEJ9HFBKESDA.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 Let's say that you have just bought a wrong size t-shirt and you need a larger one. Or maybe it's one of your favorite t-shirts but you got some weight and it doesn't fit you anymore (this was my problem!).  Or (last one) you are just tired of an old t-shirt and want to give it a new look and make i...
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 15:35:16 PDT
*REPURPOSED* Women's FASHION Tie - PURPLE http://www.instructables.com/id/REPURPOSED-Womens-FASHION-Tie-PURPLE/
*REPURPOSED* Women's FASHION Tie - PURPLE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/VW27/HF23MDWR/F38VW27HF23MDWR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/VW27/HF23MDWR/F38VW27HF23MDWR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/VW27/HF23MDWR/F38VW27HF23MDWR.SMALL.jpg Kanatka If YOU enjoy this Instructable, please VOTE for it !!  I Love sharing my Passion for Creating and hope you enjoy this project.  GREAT way to RE-USE, RE-CYCLE, RE-PURPOSE a Men's Tie !!  Men's ties come in all shades, widths but are almost always made of SILK.  If YOU have a favorite tie from the men...
By: Kanatka

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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 11:08:46 PDT
Bacon Scarf: Step by Step http://www.instructables.com/id/Bacon-Scarf-Step-by-Step/
Bacon Scarf: Step by Step - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/RB1P/HET12XRE/F1BRB1PHET12XRE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/RB1P/HET12XRE/F1BRB1PHET12XRE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/RB1P/HET12XRE/F1BRB1PHET12XRE.SMALL.jpg ClockCollector Hello there! And welcome to this lovely instructable on how to make your very own bacon scarf. You may ask, "Why a bacon scarf?" My response is simply, "Why not?"  Everyone can use a little more bacon in their lives, and this kind of bacon comes without potential food-borne health risks! Isn't tha...
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Wed, 27 Mar 2013 19:07:47 PDT
Felt bear http://www.instructables.com/id/Felt-bear/
Felt bear - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/LCTD/HEBN05UN/FFHLCTDHEBN05UN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/LCTD/HEBN05UN/FFHLCTDHEBN05UN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/LCTD/HEBN05UN/FFHLCTDHEBN05UN.SMALL.jpg SaoriSHINYAMA There are a person good at sewing and a weak person. I thought if anyone could let a thread go through equally that I was glad, and made it with a laser cutting machine. Create the data The point of the data making... 1. When I process felt, limit width occurs around 1.5mm(In the case of fe...
By: SaoriSHINYAMA

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Tue, 19 Mar 2013 22:17:44 PDT
Daddy Circle Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Daddy-Circle-Dress/
Daddy Circle Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/UKUL/HDOW6XAC/FSQUKULHDOW6XAC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/UKUL/HDOW6XAC/FSQUKULHDOW6XAC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/UKUL/HDOW6XAC/FSQUKULHDOW6XAC.SMALL.jpg donedirtcheap Pretty girls should have pretty things.  Or, in the case of my beautiful girls, pretty things-that-I-cobble-together-with-no-clear-idea-of-what-I'm-doing. But this fabric was a buck a yard so here goes nothing. Isn't she beautiful? Ack, my heart! Snippy snippy Cut these pieces. Sleeves, back, fr...
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Mon, 4 Mar 2013 09:55:11 PST
Projects to Sew in an Afternoon http://www.instructables.com/id/Projects-to-Sew-in-an-Afternoon/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/1PV1/GJ289TN1/FAE1PV1GJ289TN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/1PV1/GJ289TN1/FAE1PV1GJ289TN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/1PV1/GJ289TN1/FAE1PV1GJ289TN1.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo  Projects to Sew in an Afternoon offers 20 quick and easy projects you can sew in no time!  From simple crafts to easy gifts and nifty ways to update your wardrobe, we've got you covered.  Don't get discouraged by projects that take forever to cut, pin, and sew! All projects come from Instructables....
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Tue, 18 Jan 2011 13:33:34 PST
No Sew Script Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Script-Scarf/
No Sew Script Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/RTRT/HD7U0K7O/FQ9RTRTHD7U0K7O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/RTRT/HD7U0K7O/FQ9RTRTHD7U0K7O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/RTRT/HD7U0K7O/FQ9RTRTHD7U0K7O.SMALL.jpg UrbanThreads Sewing is great and fun and wonderful and all that, but sometimes, don’t you just want to whip something up, quick and easy, without worrying if you’re going to sew your seams backwards and inside out? Because we all have those days. Crafting up something pretty doesn’t always require sewing. This t...
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Fri, 22 Feb 2013 13:57:02 PST
How to make a headband out of a thrifted dress http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-headband-out-of-a-thrifted-dress/
How to make a headband out of a thrifted dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/JNX8/HD8TWR4M/FRSJNX8HD8TWR4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/JNX8/HD8TWR4M/FRSJNX8HD8TWR4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/JNX8/HD8TWR4M/FRSJNX8HD8TWR4M.SMALL.jpg elewis03 Today, I made this cute headband out of an old knit-fabric dress! I didn't have to use elastic because the dress already had some stretch to it. All you need is an already made headband (or the circumference of your head), an old knit dress (you can find one of those at the thrift shop), some scisso...
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Tue, 19 Feb 2013 14:46:26 PST