Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - sewing http://www.instructables.com Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:43:14 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY Nigiri Sushi Plush http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Nigiri-Sushi-Plush/
DIY Nigiri Sushi Plush - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/912T/IK7BZTQU/F1K912TIK7BZTQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/912T/IK7BZTQU/F1K912TIK7BZTQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/912T/IK7BZTQU/F1K912TIK7BZTQU.SMALL.jpg ADIAN HERRERA In this tutorial I will be showing you how to make your very own nigiri sushi plush! It's very simple and quick to make and can be used in lots of different ways. You can make one for yourself and lots more for your friends and family. Let's get started! Materials You Need Here's a list of the ma...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 23:40:38 PST
DIY Baymax Tsum Tsum! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Baymax-Tsum-Tsum/
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 03:36:48 PST
Getting started on a Pfaff 461 Industrial Sewing Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-on-a-Pfaff-461-Industrial-Sewing-M/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 16:02:48 PST
How to Create a Soft Toy From Embroidery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Soft-Toy-From-Embroidery/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 15:29:59 PST
How to service a sewing machine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Service-a-Sewing-Machine/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 03:58:15 PST
Two-Layer Hooded Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Layer-Hooded-Scarf/
Two-Layer Hooded Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/M26J/IJYUXC4Z/FYBM26JIJYUXC4Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/M26J/IJYUXC4Z/FYBM26JIJYUXC4Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/M26J/IJYUXC4Z/FYBM26JIJYUXC4Z.SMALL.jpg CraftyLikeASnake I grew up in an area with very cold winters and one of the first things I learned about winter weather was how to bundle up to stay warm. Layer upon layer, ending with a scarf and a hat, I always dreaded the little inevitable cracks in my armor, the places that the frigid wind and snow could sneak i...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 21:24:20 PST
Easy DIY Sew From Scratch | Hoodie Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Sew-From-Scratch-Hoodie-Scarf/
Easy DIY Sew From Scratch | Hoodie Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/0IO6/IJYUWDH8/FIK0IO6IJYUWDH8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/0IO6/IJYUWDH8/FIK0IO6IJYUWDH8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/0IO6/IJYUWDH8/FIK0IO6IJYUWDH8.SMALL.gif ProperFit Clothing This is a fun Do it yourself (DIY) sewing project! Great for beginners! In this sewing tutorial you will be guided the the steps on how to make a high fashion designer hoodie scarf. These stylish scarves is super warm and cozy for the winter time. Hope everyone has fun with this sewing project! Be s...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 14:09:19 PST
Easy DIY! Sew From Scratch - Pet Hoodie! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Sew-From-Scratch-Pet-Hoodie/
Easy DIY! Sew From Scratch - Pet Hoodie! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/APZ3/IJYUWD0L/FMJAPZ3IJYUWD0L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/APZ3/IJYUWD0L/FMJAPZ3IJYUWD0L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/APZ3/IJYUWD0L/FMJAPZ3IJYUWD0L.SMALL.gif ProperFit Clothing This is a fun and easy Do it Yourself (DIY Clothing) sewing project for the winter season. We show the step by step process of making a cute pet hoodie. Dress your beloved pet up in the a high fashion stylish hoodie you personally made! This also makes for a great gift for the holidays. Have fun wi...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 14:02:04 PST
Sleepy Fox Heated Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleepy-Fox-Heated-Pillow/
Sleepy Fox Heated Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/FUSA/IK1HRBW3/FB1FUSAIK1HRBW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/FUSA/IK1HRBW3/FB1FUSAIK1HRBW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/FUSA/IK1HRBW3/FB1FUSAIK1HRBW3.SMALL.jpg Ponchos For Chickens This Instructable is kinda in two parts: the first being the heated pillow, and the second being the foxy pillow case.For this fairly simple project I used:100% cotton scrap1 fleece blanketPoly-fibre stuffingLinseedsSewing machine and matching threadsHand sewing needles The Pillow For this part o...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 07:21:30 PST
Fleece Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Fleece-Scarf/
Fleece Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/JJPJ/IK1HQC4T/FPGJJPJIK1HQC4T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/JJPJ/IK1HQC4T/FPGJJPJIK1HQC4T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/JJPJ/IK1HQC4T/FPGJJPJIK1HQC4T.SMALL.jpg Magnelectrostatic Welcome to the wonderful world of fleece scarf making! Before we can begin, I must tell you two secrets about making this scarf,One: You do not have to use fleece. I imagine you could use any type of fabric, rope, wire, or pasta (assuming the noodles are long enough), but I do find that fleece is ve...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 18:27:14 PST
How to Cross Stitch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cross-Stitch/
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 16:39:11 PST
Copycat Pattern Making http://www.instructables.com/id/Copycat-Pattern-Making/
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 15:26:45 PST
Harry Potter Cross-stitch Pillows http://www.instructables.com/id/Harry-Potter-Cross-Stitch-Crest-Pillows/
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 08:55:32 PST
Upcycled Bag Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Bag-Scarf/
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 05:40:39 PST
Fierce Fleece Dragon Hat(s) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fierce-Fleece-Dragon-Hats/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 07:14:10 PST
Miss La Sen Burlap Tote Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Miss-La-Sen-Burlap-Tote-Bag/
Miss La Sen Burlap Tote Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/KDS8/IJWWOF8H/F5NKDS8IJWWOF8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/KDS8/IJWWOF8H/F5NKDS8IJWWOF8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/KDS8/IJWWOF8H/F5NKDS8IJWWOF8H.SMALL.jpg jourlele Miss La Sen is character in Sorim story boardgame, mobile game. Download this pattern for Miss La Sen shape and print it out in A4 size paper. Cut 2 burlap fabric sheets into the rectangle, 36cm wide, 43 cm high for the body of the tote bag. Sew the 2 fabric rectangles together by machine....
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 20:59:21 PST
Receiving Blanket Rag Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Receiving-Blanket-Rag-Quilt/
Receiving Blanket Rag Quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/SCXC/IJX57TF5/FLOSCXCIJX57TF5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/SCXC/IJX57TF5/FLOSCXCIJX57TF5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/SCXC/IJX57TF5/FLOSCXCIJX57TF5.SMALL.jpg SabrinaR12 Really simple baby quilt made of used receiving blankets and fleece material.I asked her mom to just give me all of her daughter's receiving blankets and the ending size reflects that. Instructions are for a 48x59 quilt. If you have less receiving blankets to work with no worries. If you have more m...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 12:27:16 PST
Embroidered cross stitch stole shawl http://www.instructables.com/id/Embroidered-Cross-Stitch-Stole-Shawl/
Embroidered cross stitch stole shawl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/UMXI/IJVWIULT/F5ZUMXIIJVWIULT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/UMXI/IJVWIULT/F5ZUMXIIJVWIULT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/UMXI/IJVWIULT/F5ZUMXIIJVWIULT.SMALL.jpg tangytinge This winter personalize your own Cashmere/ polyester/ cotton stole by giving it a cross stitched border! You would need A stole/ shawl, different colored embroidery threads, a needle, a thread clipper/ scissors. Mark the fabric Draw lines on the fabric to mark where you want your crosses to go...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 02:24:07 PST
Elsa's Snowgies http://www.instructables.com/id/Elsas-Snowgies/
Elsa's Snowgies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/1VZJ/IJUAGKCB/F6D1VZJIJUAGKCB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/1VZJ/IJUAGKCB/F6D1VZJIJUAGKCB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/1VZJ/IJUAGKCB/F6D1VZJIJUAGKCB.SMALL.jpg indywave My little sister loves frozen and wanted Elsa's little snowgies right after she saw frozen fever. So being the crafty sister I am I made her one and thought I you would appreciate if I shared how to make a snowgie so all frozen lovers could have there very own. Just don't forget to cover your mouth!...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 22:27:33 PST
Lined Candy Wrapper Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Lined-Candy-Wrapper-Pouch/
Lined Candy Wrapper Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/5KAJ/IJSUYWLE/F2I5KAJIJSUYWLE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/5KAJ/IJSUYWLE/F2I5KAJIJSUYWLE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/5KAJ/IJSUYWLE/F2I5KAJIJSUYWLE.SMALL.jpg Multi-talented Learn how to sew a little pouch with a candy wrapper! You Will Need Two candy/chocolate bar wrappers, two pieces of sewable iron-on vinyl, a 7- or 9-inch zipper(long enough for the top of the wrapper), two thin pieces of fabric for the lining (same size as the wrappers), thread, a sewing machine(...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 20:12:17 PST
No-Fuss-On Water Proof Toddler Winter Mittens http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Fuss-On-Water-Proof-Toddler-Winter-Mittens/
No-Fuss-On Water Proof Toddler Winter Mittens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/DBZB/IJUCMSLL/FDADBZBIJUCMSLL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/DBZB/IJUCMSLL/FDADBZBIJUCMSLL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/DBZB/IJUCMSLL/FDADBZBIJUCMSLL.SMALL.jpg SWhiteford You're just settling in for a lovely first sip of morning coffee when your toddler comes running up to you, yelling loudly, "'now, 'now, 'now!" (his cute version of snow!). Both of you have been trapped inside for the last 2 days, because of a storm, and now you both need a little outside time. You ...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 18:57:49 PST
Sew Kirby http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-Kirby/
Sew Kirby - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/RBN8/IJQOL3TV/FVYRBN8IJQOL3TV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/RBN8/IJQOL3TV/FVYRBN8IJQOL3TV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/RBN8/IJQOL3TV/FVYRBN8IJQOL3TV.SMALL.jpg indywave Supplies ~Glue Gun~Pink Fleece~Dark Pink Fleece~Black Fleece~White Fleece~Brown Fleece~Stuffing~Needle And Thread Body Cut out four leaves and sew the sides together. Cut little slits on the ends for a better shape. Stuff to finish off. Feet Cut out four petals and two circles. Sew the t...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 18:52:14 PST
Pokémon Cushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Pokémon-Cushion/
Pokémon Cushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/UP7B/IJUAE0N0/FYMUP7BIJUAE0N0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/UP7B/IJUAE0N0/FYMUP7BIJUAE0N0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/UP7B/IJUAE0N0/FYMUP7BIJUAE0N0.SMALL.jpg eileenconmusica Hey there! If you are a Pokémon lover and want to give your home a freaky touch, this is your project!Things you'll need:45x45cm fabric from the colour of your Pokémon - I used canvas, for example45x35cm and 45x13cm of the same fabricFabric paint and markers45 cm zipperCushion fillerSewing supplies ...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 14:52:48 PST
Pokémon pencil case http://www.instructables.com/id/Pokémon-Pencil-Case/
Pokémon pencil case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/7TSC/IJUADDS7/FPV7TSCIJUADDS7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/7TSC/IJUADDS7/FPV7TSCIJUADDS7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/7TSC/IJUADDS7/FPV7TSCIJUADDS7.SMALL.jpg eileenconmusica Geeks are geeks, it doesn't matter where they are. Therefore, why not to boast about your new -and homemade- Pokemon pencil case?The things you need:21x6.5 cm and 21x13cm red cloth (I used canvas)9x7 cm different colour clothes, depending on which Pokémon you want to appear. As I made it with Pikac...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 14:27:01 PST
DIY Unisex Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Unisex-Jacket/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 09:32:46 PST
DIY Bow Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bow-Tie/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 20:15:01 PST
DIY Oversized (Slouchy Winter Jumper) - Video http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Oversized-Slouchy-Winter-Jumper-Video/
DIY Oversized (Slouchy Winter Jumper) - Video - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/XC07/IJRHNBRT/FD2XC07IJRHNBRT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/XC07/IJRHNBRT/FD2XC07IJRHNBRT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/XC07/IJRHNBRT/FD2XC07IJRHNBRT.SMALL.jpg madebysimstatic Hey all! It's winter up here in the northern hemisphere and that means two things:a) It's freezingb) It's probably rainingThis tutorial will hopefully give you protection against those two things; a warm sweater and something to do while it rains/something to wear while you dry off from the rain.Let...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 15:04:41 PST
FLL Mat Tote Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/FLL-Mat-Tote-Bag/
FLL Mat Tote Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/0E23/IJQ0E0C1/FN90E23IJQ0E0C1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/0E23/IJQ0E0C1/FN90E23IJQ0E0C1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/0E23/IJQ0E0C1/FN90E23IJQ0E0C1.SMALL.jpg Minourd This is the Pale Blue Dot's project for 2015; Trash Trek. This year we are making tote bags and other items out of old Lego League game mats. We also make wallets and iPad cases out of the mats. In this Instructable we will show how to make the tote bag. You will need 1 FLL mat, scissors, and a sewi...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 07:43:38 PST
Fleece Hats http://www.instructables.com/id/Fleece-Hats/
Fleece Hats - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/ULEG/IJQNXM9V/F4KULEGIJQNXM9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/ULEG/IJQNXM9V/F4KULEGIJQNXM9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/ULEG/IJQNXM9V/F4KULEGIJQNXM9V.SMALL.jpg Phydeaux Fleece hats are very simple, and can be easily made from fleece remnants at your local fabric store.Materials:Fleece (one or two colors works well)Matching threadOptional - A bit of muslin for a nametagOptional - Some buttons or other decorationsTools:Sewing machineCutting implements Cutting I us...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 01:16:09 PST
Sew Snow Bunnies http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-Snow-Bunnies/
Sew Snow Bunnies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/VCM6/IJOS9XSK/FTTVCM6IJOS9XSK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/VCM6/IJOS9XSK/FTTVCM6IJOS9XSK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/VCM6/IJOS9XSK/FTTVCM6IJOS9XSK.SMALL.jpg indywave These cute bunnies take around 20 minutes to make and are a great quick gift. Supplies ~Glue Gun~Needle and Thread~Black Fleece~White Fleece~Red Fleece~Pink Fleece The Body Cut out the body with white fleece. Then sew the sides together. Note: leave a spot to turn inside out and stuff Cut...
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 17:08:18 PST
DIY Patchwork Vintage Hankie Circle Scarf Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Patchwork-Vintage-Hankie-Circle-Scarf-Tutorial/
DIY Patchwork Vintage Hankie Circle Scarf Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/8XAW/IJN9HRZQ/FQV8XAWIJN9HRZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/8XAW/IJN9HRZQ/FQV8XAWIJN9HRZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/8XAW/IJN9HRZQ/FQV8XAWIJN9HRZQ.SMALL.jpg Confessions of a Refashionista Isn’t that scarf just delightful? This crazy simple make can be personalized to anyone’s taste and style + it whips up in minutes!
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 11:36:21 PST
Miss La Sen fabric head http://www.instructables.com/id/Miss-La-Sen-Fabric-Head/
Miss La Sen fabric head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/6BGQ/IJN9HP2O/FNH6BGQIJN9HP2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/6BGQ/IJN9HP2O/FNH6BGQIJN9HP2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/6BGQ/IJN9HP2O/FNH6BGQIJN9HP2O.SMALL.jpg jourlele Miss La Sen is character in Sorim story boardgame, mobile game and Hi La Sen- Hi Nice Life song...etc Cut a round on the white felt or fabric for the head, diameter approximately 9.5cm. For the strong base, you can use the padded foam (padding) under the fabric then glue or sew them together. C...
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 05:42:38 PST
Sock Monkey http://www.instructables.com/id/Sock-Monkey-2/
Sock Monkey - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/IHRW/IJNM4RAT/FHGIHRWIJNM4RAT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/IHRW/IJNM4RAT/FHGIHRWIJNM4RAT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/IHRW/IJNM4RAT/FHGIHRWIJNM4RAT.SMALL.jpg SamF32 Materials:Original Rockford Red Heel SocksHere is a cheap site to find them, you can also use rainbow socks or any long sock! Stuffing, I like polyfil you can find it cheap at Joann's and show up with a coupon.If you don't have polyfil, you can stuff these in the original fashion with ripped panty-h...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 20:01:16 PST
Bike Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Bags/
Bike Bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/IVIJ/IJN7BR72/FIIIVIJIJN7BR72.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/IVIJ/IJN7BR72/FIIIVIJIJN7BR72.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/IVIJ/IJN7BR72/FIIIVIJIJN7BR72.SMALL.jpg KevC4 This quick and easy modification is about facilitating the process of grocery shopping for cyclists and pedestrians. It aims to provide counter incentive to driving by creating a simple and inexpensive solution to widen the function of a simple grocery bag. Materials Materials are easy to come by...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 14:09:11 PST
Custom T-Shirt Quilt Top - Variable Style With 1.5" Sashing and 2" Border http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-T-Shirt-Quilt-Top-Variable-Style-With-1/
Custom T-Shirt Quilt Top - Variable Style With 1.5" Sashing and 2" Border - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/PXYI/IJM079ER/FQYPXYIIJM079ER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/PXYI/IJM079ER/FQYPXYIIJM079ER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/PXYI/IJM079ER/FQYPXYIIJM079ER.SMALL.jpg Foxtail Quilting The sample used in this Instructable is for a throw size quilt. However, the process can be applied to any size quilt. Supplies: T-shirts, jerseys, sweat shirts and just about any kind of clothing you would like to include. If you have patches, they can be appliquéd onto 100% cotton quilting fa...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:55:10 PST
Rice Bag Heating Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Rice-Bag-Heating-Pack/
Rice Bag Heating Pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/DWJQ/IJM0459Z/FR2DWJQIJM0459Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/DWJQ/IJM0459Z/FR2DWJQIJM0459Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/DWJQ/IJM0459Z/FR2DWJQIJM0459Z.SMALL.jpg orangeberry12 My mom and I made rice bag heating packs for all of our relatives this holiday season. They're a simple and practical gift that everyone will love. Rice bags are great for stiff necks, cold feet, and sore backs. Just pop it in the microwave for 3.5 minutes and you're good to go. If you don't want to...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 07:37:52 PST
How to Sew on a Button http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sew-on-a-Button-2/
How to Sew on a Button - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/QRU5/IJKABVLP/FERQRU5IJKABVLP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/QRU5/IJKABVLP/FERQRU5IJKABVLP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/QRU5/IJKABVLP/FERQRU5IJKABVLP.SMALL.jpg NadiaC10 buttonneedleany type of threada pair of scissorsobject that you're sewing the button on Step 1 Put the thread through the needle Step 2 Get a reasonable length of thread (estimation) and cut it Step 3 Make a knot at the end of the thread to prevent it from going through the materia Put...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 07:18:37 PST
How to sew a zip on jeans. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sew-a-Zip-on-Jeans/
How to sew a zip on jeans. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/M5P5/IJKEO3C4/F6BM5P5IJKEO3C4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/M5P5/IJKEO3C4/F6BM5P5IJKEO3C4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/M5P5/IJKEO3C4/F6BM5P5IJKEO3C4.SMALL.jpg Coco Laporte A lot of people hesitate to make trousers because they are deterred by the assumed difficulty of sewing a zip on a pair of trousers. That zip is not placed straight on the center front, thus it is not symmetrically positioned. The only difficulty is due to the confusion between right and left side.O...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 07:02:37 PST
Huggable BB-8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Huggable-BB-8-1/
Huggable BB-8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/OUJ9/IJKACMWR/FSKOUJ9IJKACMWR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/OUJ9/IJKACMWR/FSKOUJ9IJKACMWR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/OUJ9/IJKACMWR/FSKOUJ9IJKACMWR.SMALL.jpg indywave I was both scared and excited when Star Wars episode 7 was coming out 2015. Scared because Disney bought Lucasfilms. I did NOT want a song (with lyrics) in the movie. My worst nightmare would be Darth Vader singing let it go or something crazy like that. I was excited to see the old cast again espec...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 20:40:55 PST
Royal Baby Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Royal-Baby-Quilt/
Royal Baby Quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/K2ZC/IJKEMRNH/FWUK2ZCIJKEMRNH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/K2ZC/IJKEMRNH/FWUK2ZCIJKEMRNH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/K2ZC/IJKEMRNH/FWUK2ZCIJKEMRNH.SMALL.jpg moosemamaquilts This baby quilt is small enough to whip up in an afternoon. It comes with a free PDF applique pattern to print, and a video showing my favourite (can't mess it up) applique method! Finished size is 24" x 24", perfect for a tummy time blanket for any royal baby you know! Great shower gift too!We dona...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 19:43:35 PST
How to Make a Tailors Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Tailors-Knot/
How to Make a Tailors Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/QVWU/IJIZ7H3C/FILQVWUIJIZ7H3C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/QVWU/IJIZ7H3C/FILQVWUIJIZ7H3C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/QVWU/IJIZ7H3C/FILQVWUIJIZ7H3C.SMALL.jpg LzysS The tailor's knot is the best and easiest sewing knot that you can make. This technique was taught to me at school in 7th grade, and I have been using it ever since. I'm not a a big fan of hand sewing, but it's an essential thing if you want to make a professional hem with invisible stitches or if y...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 12:38:20 PST
Lace Boot Cuffs http://www.instructables.com/id/Lace-Boot-Cuffs/
Lace Boot Cuffs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1RUQ/IJIX2R68/F7E1RUQIJIX2R68.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1RUQ/IJIX2R68/F7E1RUQIJIX2R68.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1RUQ/IJIX2R68/F7E1RUQIJIX2R68.SMALL.jpg KelseyK6 Lace Boot Cuffs! The new way to bring a little sexy and sweet into your average boot look! These crazy little cuffs sit right below your knees and snuggle right into your boots! Why spend money on them when you can make them in less than an hour!? Make fit your own personal style! Measure Correc...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:37:43 PST
Make Your Own Cross Garters! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Cross-Garters/
Make Your Own Cross Garters! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/N1L7/IJM04GG0/F6RN1L7IJM04GG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/N1L7/IJM04GG0/F6RN1L7IJM04GG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/N1L7/IJM04GG0/F6RN1L7IJM04GG0.SMALL.jpg Emilyjohnstondesigns Welcome to this first and original tutorial from Emily Johnston Designs! Create these easy to make, sexy to wear cross garters all by yourself in under an hour!With a very small supply list you can create these garters as a set of wear them individually. Whichever you choose you'll look great while ...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:18:12 PST
Beginner Sewing Projects: Wrist Pincushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginner-Sewing-Projects-Wrist-Pincushion/
Beginner Sewing Projects: Wrist Pincushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/I2BE/IJIUVK2R/FA1I2BEIJIUVK2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/I2BE/IJIUVK2R/FA1I2BEIJIUVK2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/I2BE/IJIUVK2R/FA1I2BEIJIUVK2R.SMALL.jpg Super_seal This project is very easy, useful to have around, and makes great gifts for the avid sewers of your friends and family. I made mine using scrap fabric and a couple of buttons. It makes a great first project if you're learning how to use your sewing machine, or if you're more advanced a nice side pr...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 19:50:58 PST
Knee Pad Pants http://www.instructables.com/id/Knee-Pad-Pants/
Knee Pad Pants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/8JNC/IJHFF1SR/F928JNCIJHFF1SR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/8JNC/IJHFF1SR/F928JNCIJHFF1SR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/8JNC/IJHFF1SR/F928JNCIJHFF1SR.SMALL.jpg dewragdave Well, this is my first Instructable, so be gentle.I've been remodeling a 180 year old farmhouse for over a year now.Let that sink in for a while....Everything you can think of needs torn down and rebuilt, or refinished etc...Also, I'm pretty sure that they didn't use a level or ruler to build the pl...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 05:06:41 PST
Sew Warm Faux Fur and Fleece Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-Warm-Faux-Fur-and-Fleece-Blanket/
Sew Warm Faux Fur and Fleece Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/QVUR/IJHJRQJB/F64QVURIJHJRQJB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/QVUR/IJHJRQJB/F64QVURIJHJRQJB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/QVUR/IJHJRQJB/F64QVURIJHJRQJB.SMALL.jpg Wreqage Seeeeeeeeew Waaaaaaaarm Here on the East Coast it's been pretty mild but the cold has finally arrived! With the cold comes hot beverages of the chocolaty kind (with marshmallows), the gas fireplace being the favorite location for the cat as well as those of us with two legs, and snuggling in comfy c...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 20:18:10 PST
15 Minute Ruana (Bolivian Poncho) http://www.instructables.com/id/15-Minute-Ruana-Bolivian-Poncho/
15 Minute Ruana (Bolivian Poncho) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/SEU3/IJG01XDA/FP4SEU3IJG01XDA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/SEU3/IJG01XDA/FP4SEU3IJG01XDA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/SEU3/IJG01XDA/FP4SEU3IJG01XDA.SMALL.jpg melstedar A Ruana is a wrap style poncho which is very easy to make and wear. You wrap yourself in it, let it hang loose or throw one edge over the shoulder and secure with a pin (if desired). You can even use it as a throw or blanket when sitting in a chair or sofa.This makes the design and use very prac...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:23:53 PST
Alien!! (Xenomorph) Cat Toy/Plushie http://www.instructables.com/id/Xenomorph-Cat-ToyPlushie/
Alien!! (Xenomorph) Cat Toy/Plushie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/AOR9/IJFZZO2J/FFVAOR9IJFZZO2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/AOR9/IJFZZO2J/FFVAOR9IJFZZO2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/AOR9/IJFZZO2J/FFVAOR9IJFZZO2J.SMALL.jpg Wreqage Hello to all you Alien fans! I want to tell you about a rematch story. My brother in all his wisdom named his cat Ripley partly after the female character we all know and love and partly because that kitkat has claws!! Now my purpose for his gifts usually revolve around trying to get him to smile if...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 16:47:33 PST
SAFELY ORGANIZE AND STORE SEWING MACHINE NEEDLES http://www.instructables.com/id/SAFELY-ORGANIZE-AND-STORE-SEWING-MACHINE-NEEDLES/
SAFELY ORGANIZE AND STORE SEWING MACHINE NEEDLES - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/UNWM/IJEOUO9D/FV5UNWMIJEOUO9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/UNWM/IJEOUO9D/FV5UNWMIJEOUO9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/UNWM/IJEOUO9D/FV5UNWMIJEOUO9D.SMALL.jpg judypalmer Sewing machine needles now come in packages that usually are not suitable for storage after the package is opened. Needles fall out or get jumbled, and it is hard to store them in an organized and safe way. This problem is easily remedied by using an empty paper match book. Material: Empty pape...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 09:39:26 PST
Easy Chunky Chevron Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Chunky-Chevron-Quilt/
Easy Chunky Chevron Quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/IUI2/IJEMOQOC/F02IUI2IJEMOQOC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/IUI2/IJEMOQOC/F02IUI2IJEMOQOC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/IUI2/IJEMOQOC/F02IUI2IJEMOQOC.SMALL.jpg moosemamaquilts This quilt top can be sewn in a day! You only sew squares and up with a great modern, triangle chevron design. I even include a quilting diagram if you need some inspiration on how to finish this project.Great for beginners and takes a small amount of fabric for a throw sized quilt! For more project...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 07:29:34 PST