Instructables: exploring - living - sewing http://www.instructables.com Sat, 23 May 2015 20:26:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 CANDY WRAPPER Woven Purse/Bag! http://www.instructables.com/id/CANDY-WRAPPER-Woven-PurseBag/
CANDY WRAPPER Woven Purse/Bag! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/ALQF/I9WM4VC8/FM0ALQFI9WM4VC8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/ALQF/I9WM4VC8/FM0ALQFI9WM4VC8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/ALQF/I9WM4VC8/FM0ALQFI9WM4VC8.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft CANDY WRAPPER CRAFTS! Woven Purse/Bag!Perfect way to reuse bags of candy! Or the perfect way to justify eating more candy! (win/win)Make an adorable Upcycled Statement with this woven purse! Supplies Now, I've been hoarding candy wrapper bags for years. Seriously, some of them were labeled as f...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 08:41:41 PDT
Madewell Shirt Dress Inspired Refashion http://www.instructables.com/id/Madewell-Shirt-Dress-Inspired-Refashion/
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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
DIY Off The Shoulder Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Off-The-Shoulder-Dress/
DIY Off The Shoulder Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/6N1I/I9RLHTVU/FFW6N1II9RLHTVU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/6N1I/I9RLHTVU/FFW6N1II9RLHTVU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/6N1I/I9RLHTVU/FFW6N1II9RLHTVU.SMALL.jpg jaderselise Originally from These DaysLearn to make a sleeveless dress!
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Sun, 17 May 2015 15:44:58 PDT
DIY Crop Top http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Crop-Top/
DIY Crop Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KAG3/I9RLHCIQ/F15KAG3I9RLHCIQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KAG3/I9RLHCIQ/F15KAG3I9RLHCIQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/KAG3/I9RLHCIQ/F15KAG3I9RLHCIQ.SMALL.jpg jaderselise Originally from These Days:In the next slide, watch the video DIY to make a crop top!
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Sun, 17 May 2015 15:38:41 PDT
Digitize a work of art http://www.instructables.com/id/Digitize-a-work-of-art/
Digitize a work of art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/KCH1/I9SMNLOM/FCDKCH1I9SMNLOM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/KCH1/I9SMNLOM/FCDKCH1I9SMNLOM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/KCH1/I9SMNLOM/FCDKCH1I9SMNLOM.SMALL.jpg Tcdevine I used scanning software and software to digitize jpeg files to embroider items for my grandchild to give her parents. You can digitize most things that a child or adult can draw. Create or select a piece of your child's work You can start with most drawings or pictures you have. I had my grandd...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 11:01:46 PDT
Summer Top Knockoff http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Top-Knockoff/
Summer Top Knockoff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/92RX/I9Q9HE2I/FKZ92RXI9Q9HE2I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/92RX/I9Q9HE2I/FKZ92RXI9Q9HE2I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/92RX/I9Q9HE2I/FKZ92RXI9Q9HE2I.SMALL.jpg The Rustic Barn Owl I received a beautiful summer tank top for my birthday. I loved it so much I decide to make my own! (The first pic is the top I received as a gift, second picture of the top Is the one I made).The orginal store brand tank cost around $38 dollars. I had a few yards of a vintage fabric, I had bought f...
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Sat, 16 May 2015 09:09:41 PDT
Bias Tape Tutorial - Endings http://www.instructables.com/id/Bias-Tape-Tutorial-Endings/
Bias Tape Tutorial - Endings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/1I53/I9OSRQSQ/F811I53I9OSRQSQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/1I53/I9OSRQSQ/F811I53I9OSRQSQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/1I53/I9OSRQSQ/F811I53I9OSRQSQ.SMALL.jpg seeblack You've made it to the end of your bias tape. This tutorial will show you what to do now that you're there! NO! Let's look first at what I usually see people do, which is often some variation of this. I think people get to the end, go "?????" and then try to flip it to the inside, with varying deg...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 19:17:10 PDT
Easy Spaghetti Straps http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Spaghetti-Straps/
Easy Spaghetti Straps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/MSD0/I9OSLO8Z/FK9MSD0I9OSLO8Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/MSD0/I9OSLO8Z/FK9MSD0I9OSLO8Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/MSD0/I9OSLO8Z/FK9MSD0I9OSLO8Z.SMALL.jpg seeblack Spaghetti straps can be hard to turn inside out, especially very narrow ones like the ones on this dress from Parasite Eve. Using this simple technique will make it more painless than you ever thought possible! This is especially great if you don't have a loop turner, or if you can't find yours at 4...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 15:18:15 PDT
No Sew Pin Sharpening Pincushion http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Pin-Sharpening-Pincushion/
No Sew Pin Sharpening Pincushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/6BAU/I9O1FJTE/F9N6BAUI9O1FJTE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/6BAU/I9O1FJTE/F9N6BAUI9O1FJTE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/6BAU/I9O1FJTE/F9N6BAUI9O1FJTE.SMALL.jpg pizzidave I was going to title this "World's Best No Sew Pin Sharpening Pincushion!" but I felt it was too long and pompous. This is however, a very easy instructable. It will take you longer to read it than to actually do it! I was in need of a pin cushion and this was the result. Materials 1 cloth zippe...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 09:47:34 PDT
Bias Tape Tutorial - Outer Corner http://www.instructables.com/id/Bias-Tape-Tutorial-Outer-Corners/
Bias Tape Tutorial - Outer Corner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/R3B7/I9NDXXFJ/FA8R3B7I9NDXXFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/R3B7/I9NDXXFJ/FA8R3B7I9NDXXFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/R3B7/I9NDXXFJ/FA8R3B7I9NDXXFJ.SMALL.jpg seeblack Now, you may (or may not) be thinking...I'm okay with straight bias tape, but now I've come to a corner! Oh god, what do I do!?Well, do not fear, because there's an easy way to do them cleanly. This is what I usually see, and what you don't want to do. This is my first ever sewing project (Kamui...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 22:46:24 PDT
Bias Tape Tutorial - Inner Corner http://www.instructables.com/id/Bias-Tape-Tutorial-Inner-Corner/
Bias Tape Tutorial - Inner Corner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/ZWX9/I9NE4TIP/F2BZWX9I9NE4TIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/ZWX9/I9NE4TIP/F2BZWX9I9NE4TIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/ZWX9/I9NE4TIP/F2BZWX9I9NE4TIP.SMALL.jpg seeblack Several years ago, I made this quick tutorial to help out a long-distance friend who was making a Blazblue costume. I figured it might come in handy for others, too, so here we are. Note: It's probably best if you know how to do straight bias tape and outer corners first, since those are much easie...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 19:48:31 PDT
♥ DIY Fabric Belt | quick & easy | how to | tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/-DIY-Fabric-Belt-quick-easy-how-to-tutorial/
♥ DIY Fabric Belt | quick & easy | how to | tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/C6JT/I9JRE8B6/F20C6JTI9JRE8B6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/C6JT/I9JRE8B6/F20C6JTI9JRE8B6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/C6JT/I9JRE8B6/F20C6JTI9JRE8B6.SMALL.jpg VibeLich In this quick and easy tutorial I show you how to make a solid fabric belt... Enjoy :)Subscribe to my channel for more DIY instructions: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5dm...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 11:34:07 PDT
ADORABLE Jellyfish Plushie http://www.instructables.com/id/ADORABLE-Jellyfish-Plushie/
ADORABLE Jellyfish Plushie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/TB4Z/I9CLVAA4/FOBTB4ZI9CLVAA4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/TB4Z/I9CLVAA4/FOBTB4ZI9CLVAA4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/TB4Z/I9CLVAA4/FOBTB4ZI9CLVAA4.SMALL.jpg Artemis Z I've been working on perfecting this plushie for a while. I've made two slightly less adorable ones before this and almost gave up; but when this jellyfish was finished, I had to make an Instructable for it.So let's get started!Note: The instructions in this instructable are for those who already kn...
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Wed, 6 May 2015 08:31:04 PDT
Make a Muppet Puppet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Muppet-Puppet/
Make a Muppet Puppet! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/KXKL/I9ABB0CW/FGGKXKLI9ABB0CW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/KXKL/I9ABB0CW/FGGKXKLI9ABB0CW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/KXKL/I9ABB0CW/FGGKXKLI9ABB0CW.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Oh yay! Get ready to up the glee factor for errrrbody around you. Problem at School? Apply Puppets. Hard day at the Office? Puppets. Tired? Puppets. Sad? Puppets. Angry? Double Puppets. Happy? Probably because of Puppets. This starting Muppet puppet project is a great introduction to sewing and craf...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 16:02:15 PDT
DIY Sofa Slip Covers - The Complete Know How http://www.instructables.com/id/The-101-Of-Sofa-Slip-Covers/
DIY Sofa Slip Covers - The Complete Know How - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/1GNW/I99R0QVC/FW01GNWI99R0QVC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/1GNW/I99R0QVC/FW01GNWI99R0QVC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/1GNW/I99R0QVC/FW01GNWI99R0QVC.SMALL.jpg shazni When I moved house I didn't have any furniture. So my mom gave me some sofa with the condition that I need to get slip covers for it as the fabric was ruined. I checked around for people to sew slip covers. The prices were absurd! Some quoted so much that it would be better to buy another sofa! Oka...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 10:57:21 PDT
DIY Marbled Bralette http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Marbled-Bralette/
DIY Marbled Bralette - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/K5FK/I941DGY7/F43K5FKI941DGY7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/K5FK/I941DGY7/F43K5FKI941DGY7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/K5FK/I941DGY7/F43K5FKI941DGY7.SMALL.jpg jaderselise Originally on my blog These Days!When I read Honestly WTF's latest paper DIY, I truly thought WTF. Can this technique be applied to clothing?? So I set out on my latest DIY and thought it would be perfect for a bralette! The shaving cream marbling method has been around for awhile, and it also appea...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 18:25:17 PDT
DIY Mermaid Sequin Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mermaid-Sequin-Skirt/
DIY Mermaid Sequin Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/712G/I941DETD/FK3712GI941DETD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/712G/I941DETD/FK3712GI941DETD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/712G/I941DETD/FK3712GI941DETD.SMALL.jpg jaderselise Originally seen on my blog These Days!This latest sewing adventure of mine is in my top 3 of favorite DIY projects I have done. It's an easy sewing project and based on the fabric that you select, you can have a really beautiful skirt for a faction of the price that you would spend in store. There i...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 17:36:30 PDT
Oversized Foldover Faux Fur Clutch Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Oversized-Foldover-Faux-Fur-Clutch-Purse/
Oversized Foldover Faux Fur Clutch Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/HDCY/I8SLSNH3/F6DHDCYI8SLSNH3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/HDCY/I8SLSNH3/F6DHDCYI8SLSNH3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/HDCY/I8SLSNH3/F6DHDCYI8SLSNH3.SMALL.jpg ErynS This DIY clutch purse is super easy ,stylish, and inexpensive. You can whip this bag up in the blink of an eye!For more pictures and how I styled this bag visit my blog: http://www.stylesewme.com/faux-fur-foldover-clutc...Supplies: 2 - 15" x 18" faux fur 2 - 15" x 18" lining fabric 2 - 12" x 15" he...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:15:54 PDT
sewing Machine Thread holder http://www.instructables.com/id/sewing-Machine-Thread-holder/
sewing Machine Thread holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/CKC7/I8LGQ08C/FJJCKC7I8LGQ08C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/CKC7/I8LGQ08C/FJJCKC7I8LGQ08C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/CKC7/I8LGQ08C/FJJCKC7I8LGQ08C.SMALL.jpg macstructable Some sewing machines come with a thread holder built into the top surface just behind and to the left of the needle plate. Most low cost machines don't have this feature. With just a button, drill and sheet metal screw, one can make one's sewing a delight, especially while doing delicate work. Simpl...
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:25:00 PDT
Make an infinity scarf with thrift store finds http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-infinity-scarf-with-thrift-store-finds/
Make an infinity scarf with thrift store finds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/7M21/I8LGMS1X/FBE7M21I8LGMS1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/7M21/I8LGMS1X/FBE7M21I8LGMS1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/7M21/I8LGMS1X/FBE7M21I8LGMS1X.SMALL.gif wandona Everybody wants an infinity scarf these days. They are comfortable and you don't have to worry about tying them. And, of course, you want scarves that match your outfits, are unique, and feel good around your neck.Naturally, you want more than one. They're expensive though and that's why you should ...
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:08:06 PDT
Make a Wookiee Cushion with sound effects http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wookiee-Cushion-with-sound-effects/
Make a Wookiee Cushion with sound effects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/9YZA/I8H68XW9/FNP9YZAI8H68XW9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/9YZA/I8H68XW9/FNP9YZAI8H68XW9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/9YZA/I8H68XW9/FNP9YZAI8H68XW9.SMALL.jpg shoshanaabrass Turn a rectangle of fake fur into a Star Wars character cushion. A classic Curiosity Hacked open lab project that kids can do, perfect for May the 4th :) Assemble the materials The following materials can be found at most fabric or craft stores: One piece of wookiee-style brown fur, approx...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:40:11 PDT
Sewn Wriststrap For A Misfit Shine http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewn-Wriststrap-For-A-Misfit-Shine/
Sewn Wriststrap For A Misfit Shine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/LZBE/I8FQY4ZM/FF1LZBEI8FQY4ZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/LZBE/I8FQY4ZM/FF1LZBEI8FQY4ZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/LZBE/I8FQY4ZM/FF1LZBEI8FQY4ZM.SMALL.jpg lizziecharlton I recently got a misfit shine activity tracker, which I love, which comes with a plastic/silicone wrist strap for it which I love somewhat less.There are other wearing options but I wanted to wear it on my wrist but couldn't afford a better strap so went about constructing a new one from fabric.I'm ...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 08:20:14 PDT
How to make a Crazy-Quilt Top http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Crazy-Quilt-Top/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 17:46:00 PDT
Drunkards Path Quilting Template Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Drunkards-Path-Quilting-Template-Tutorial/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 11:25:09 PDT
Ultimate Felt Bracelet with LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Felt-Bracelet-with-LEDs/
Ultimate Felt Bracelet with LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/CU3O/I86LRMKM/FESCU3OI86LRMKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/CU3O/I86LRMKM/FESCU3OI86LRMKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/CU3O/I86LRMKM/FESCU3OI86LRMKM.SMALL.jpg bliedahl Let's make a felt bracelet with LEDs!I like to make felt, and I also like to play with electronics, so I decided to put them together and make something that is fashionable and geeky at the same time. In this Instructable, I used felt that I made myself, using a wet-felting process for the base, an...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 22:16:21 PDT
Easy Decorative Wine Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Decorative-Wine-Bags/
Easy Decorative Wine Bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/RZNG/I82VUKFO/FCTRZNGI82VUKFO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/RZNG/I82VUKFO/FCTRZNGI82VUKFO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/RZNG/I82VUKFO/FCTRZNGI82VUKFO.SMALL.jpg ruarh Simple bags the size of a wine bottle have many purposes. Maybe you wish to keep the sun out of your wine, or maybe you intend to hide your cheap wine from fancy guests. Maybe you're having a blind tasting. You can buy kits online or you can make a few for yourself with all the colors and designs yo...
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 15:11:19 PDT
How to make a Fancy chef hat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Fancy-chef-hat/
How to make a Fancy chef hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/1KAH/I81GGUX9/F8V1KAHI81GGUX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/1KAH/I81GGUX9/F8V1KAHI81GGUX9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/1KAH/I81GGUX9/F8V1KAHI81GGUX9.SMALL.jpg cdstudioNH I did say "fancy". : D ~ The, er, fancy Hibachi restaurant up the street apparently encourages their Hibachi Chefs to let their inner fanciness come through, in not only their showmanship techniques, but also their hats. I got several commissions to make some Fancy ones. Pattern Fortunately, the...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 20:15:20 PDT
Create a Cuddly Memory Quilt (cat not included) http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Cuddly-Memory-Quilt-cat-not-included/
Create a Cuddly Memory Quilt (cat not included) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/C8AZ/I7XR8RVB/F99C8AZI7XR8RVB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/C8AZ/I7XR8RVB/F99C8AZI7XR8RVB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/C8AZ/I7XR8RVB/F99C8AZI7XR8RVB.SMALL.jpg pamala.leonard Sometimes you want to immortalize a person, a place, or a particular day in a way that makes it tangible and tactile. This Instructable explains how to do that in the form of a quilt. Your Memory Quilt can incorporate photos of your pet or favorite movie star, an exciting vacation, or even your wed...
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:34:47 PDT
DIY MOLLE links http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-MOLLE-links/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:40:46 PDT
Multi Use Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Use-Bracelet/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:29:04 PDT
How to Make a Cool Leather Notebook Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cool-Leather-Notebook-Jacket/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 03:20:10 PDT
Sewing machine cover from neckties http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-machine-cover-from-neckties/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 15:12:19 PDT
Leather Knife Sheath http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Knife-Sheath-1/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 07:13:36 PDT
how to add a border to a quilt block http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-add-a-border-to-a-quilt-block/
how to add a border to a quilt block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7SIG/I77WOTQI/F327SIGI77WOTQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7SIG/I77WOTQI/F327SIGI77WOTQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7SIG/I77WOTQI/F327SIGI77WOTQI.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Adding a border to a quilt block is a great way to add a little variety to your quilt tops. It's also a great way to increase the size of a quilt block to turn it into a placement, tote bag, or pillow. :DBest of all? Adding a border to a quilt block is super easy and you can make it look anyway you ...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:59:26 PDT
Laser Cut Leather Flask http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Leather-Flask/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 19:51:33 PDT
Sandworm Body Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Sandworm-Body-Pillow/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 18:25:56 PDT
Best Bunting! http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Bunting/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 11:51:00 PST
Pyramid Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pyramid-Pouch/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 12:20:10 PST
Small Sewing Space 13 inches by 32 inches http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Sewing-Space-13-inches-by-32-inches/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 19:56:52 PST
How to Make a Cool Leather Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cool-Leather-Wallet/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 02:20:53 PST
Extend bag strap with a belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Extend-bag-strap-with-a-belt/
Extend bag strap with a belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/E84F/I6Q2T765/F70E84FI6Q2T765.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/E84F/I6Q2T765/F70E84FI6Q2T765.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/E84F/I6Q2T765/F70E84FI6Q2T765.SMALL.jpg Kozmicblues69 I bought a new bag to go to the university because I have to carry too many things... (a donkey would be perfect but animals are not allowed at the university...) but the strap was too short for me. After thinking a lot and looking for the best solution, I realised I could extend it with an old belt...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:29:24 PST
Sewet http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewet/
Sewet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/8RKN/I6KNARFZ/F5C8RKNI6KNARFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/8RKN/I6KNARFZ/F5C8RKNI6KNARFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/8RKN/I6KNARFZ/F5C8RKNI6KNARFZ.SMALL.jpg ashley.brown.92372 Hello, today I will be entering my cozy sewing closet. I love to sew and I once had a room dedicated all to my sewing and then we had children, enough said. So since then I have had a sewing corner in the bedroom ( got in the way) and a sewing "space" at the kitchen table ( I had food stuck to my se...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 19:58:20 PST
DIY | How to Make Professional Patches. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-How-to-Make-Professional-Patches/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:03:28 PST
DIY Yoga Bolster http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Yoga-Bolster/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:37:13 PST
How to make a unique custom envelope without glue http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-unique-custom-envelope-without-glue/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 01:14:21 PST
Pincushion Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Pincushion-Ring/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 19:18:48 PST
Adafruit Adabot Hammerhead Left Shark Plushie http://www.instructables.com/id/Adafruit-Adabot-Hammerhead-Left-Shark-Plushie/
Adafruit Adabot Hammerhead Left Shark Plushie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/WDXR/I6DZ0QIE/F67WDXRI6DZ0QIE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/WDXR/I6DZ0QIE/F67WDXRI6DZ0QIE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/WDXR/I6DZ0QIE/F67WDXRI6DZ0QIE.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad So I've go this meshmixer in my head and nae 3D printer to print a model of the Left Shark, an internet meme on one of the costumed performers at this year's Superbowl halftime show. Seems the design files were taken down due to a copyright claim by the music artist. But we'll take a stab at it by ...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 21:45:19 PST
Transferring T-shirt silkscreens to a Hoodie http://www.instructables.com/id/Transferring-T-shirt-silkscreens-to-a-Hoodie/
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 22:02:28 PST
Super Easy Fingerless Gloves! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Fingerless-Gloves/
Super Easy Fingerless Gloves! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/GW6B/I60028CU/F10GW6BI60028CU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/GW6B/I60028CU/F10GW6BI60028CU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/GW6B/I60028CU/F10GW6BI60028CU.SMALL.jpg fiberartsy Remember last winter when I showed you how to make fun stuff from old sweaters? I put new life into these old sweaters by upcycling them into Bootcuffs, Mittens and Headband/Ear Warmer. (Oh, wow, I really need to redo those photos, lol)Well, I personally really like fingerless gloves and honestly, t...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 14:49:28 PST