Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - sewing http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Apr 2015 23:09:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 Weighted Blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/Weighted-Blanket/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:31:33 PDT
Oversized Foldover Faux Fur Clutch Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Oversized-Foldover-Faux-Fur-Clutch-Purse/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:15:54 PDT
10 tips for buying a sewing machine http://www.instructables.com/id/10-tips-for-buying-a-sewing-machine/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:58:44 PDT
How to make your own patterns http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-patterns/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 14:11:29 PDT
sewing Machine Thread holder http://www.instructables.com/id/sewing-Machine-Thread-holder/
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:25:00 PDT
Sewn Wriststrap For A Misfit Shine http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewn-Wriststrap-For-A-Misfit-Shine/
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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
The Most Interesting Fabric Box Ever Made http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Most-Interesting-Fabric-Box-Ever-Made/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:04:43 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
Cameo Silhouette carrying bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Cameo-Silhouette-carrying-bag/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 02:50:19 PDT
Origami Fabric Panels http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Fabric-Panels/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 02:04:09 PDT
Hand Sewn Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Sewn-Bag/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 18:26:44 PDT
Create a Cuddly Memory Quilt (cat not included) http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Cuddly-Memory-Quilt-cat-not-included/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:34:47 PDT
DIY High Waist Pencil Skirt Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-High-Waist-Pencil-Skirt-Tutorial/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:53:30 PDT
Dragonfly Bunny Pyjama Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragonfly-Bunny-Pyjama-Bag/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:48:26 PDT
DIY MOLLE links http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-MOLLE-links/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:40:46 PDT
How to Spray Baste a Quilt and Machine Quilt it too! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Spray-Baste-a-Quilt-and-Machine-Quilt-it-to/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:03:00 PDT
Magnetic bracelet from an old sock http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-bracelet-from-an-old-sock/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:13:47 PDT
how to sew a zippered pillow cover http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-sew-a-zippered-pillow-cover/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 14:36:01 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
How to thread a sewing machine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-thread-a-sewing-machine-3/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 14:07:43 PDT
Fabric Diary Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Diary-Cover/
Fabric Diary Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/VKI7/I7D60QN1/FD1VKI7I7D60QN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/VKI7/I7D60QN1/FD1VKI7I7D60QN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/VKI7/I7D60QN1/FD1VKI7I7D60QN1.SMALL.jpg Zabzab Hi guys, today we will be making fabric diary covers. These are really easy and quick to make. They make cute presents. As well as steo by step instructions with pictures, a video is also available. Enjoy =D The Pattern First, you need to measure your book/diary. Top to bottom and from cover to c...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 12:02:31 PDT
DIY Kindle cover http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kindle-cover-1/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 11:45:22 PDT
Mobile Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Pouch/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 12:23:53 PDT
how to add a border to a quilt block http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-add-a-border-to-a-quilt-block/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:59:26 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
SWEATSHIRT BAG http://www.instructables.com/id/SWEATSHIRT-BAG/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 11:24:44 PST
How to Make a Cool Leather Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cool-Leather-Wallet/
How to Make a Cool Leather Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/17VZ/I6RSQ2MO/FLK17VZI6RSQ2MO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/17VZ/I6RSQ2MO/FLK17VZI6RSQ2MO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/17VZ/I6RSQ2MO/FLK17VZI6RSQ2MO.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu How to make a cool leather wallet case out of leather. Leather material gives it a more luxurious feel. Prepare the Template Prepare the template that is larger than the actual size of the card. Cut out the leather with a leather cutter.Be careful not to cut your fingers! Needed to Complete Pro...
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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
Pincushion Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Pincushion-Ring/
Pincushion Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/WJCT/I6H7CY4U/FD7WJCTI6H7CY4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/WJCT/I6H7CY4U/FD7WJCTI6H7CY4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/WJCT/I6H7CY4U/FD7WJCTI6H7CY4U.SMALL.jpg clothospins This instructable will show you how to make a fun and functional pincushion ring that will keep your sewing needles and pins almost literally at your fingertips. Ingredients Bottlecap Stretch bead cord or thin elastic Stuffing Scrap fabric Beads (optional)Trim (optional) Tools Hammer and nai...
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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
Star Trek Voyager Uniform http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-Voyager-Uniform/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 02:49:17 PST
Pretty Poppy Pillows http://www.instructables.com/id/Pretty-Poppy-Pillows/
Pretty Poppy Pillows - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/QFJD/I697TLQD/FIOQFJDI697TLQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/QFJD/I697TLQD/FIOQFJDI697TLQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/QFJD/I697TLQD/FIOQFJDI697TLQD.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make bold, graphic poppy pillows with iron on glue and skip the sewing machine appliqué! Watch the short video tutorial here! You'll need IronSewing Machine E-6000 Allure Dimensional Design Adhesive Paint in orange and black gloss E-6000 Stitchless glue Scissors Red, black, orange, and black ...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 05:52:25 PST
Almost no sew t shirt bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Almost-no-sew-t-shirt-bag/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 15:17:48 PST
Simple Fabric Tags http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Fabric-Tags/
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 13:18:46 PST
Sewing PVC ring, but also a thimble or ring pincushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-PVC-ring-but-also-as-a-thimbles-or-ring-pin/
Sewing PVC ring, but also a thimble or ring pincushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/TY25/I5WCVF5P/F28TY25I5WCVF5P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/TY25/I5WCVF5P/F28TY25I5WCVF5P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/TY25/I5WCVF5P/F28TY25I5WCVF5P.SMALL.jpg kokpat First, I want to say this is a ring. But it also serve as thimble and pincushion, so, try to make some !!IntroductionWhen I need to sewing, I need a needle, a place for the pincushion, a thimble.... From now, I can put most of the things on my fingers.Thimble I think my design of thimble is much bet...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 00:42:13 PST
$0 Spool and Bobbin Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/0-Spool-and-Bobbin-Rack/
$0 Spool and Bobbin Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/O53Z/I5QMYDNX/FFMO53ZI5QMYDNX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/O53Z/I5QMYDNX/FFMO53ZI5QMYDNX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/O53Z/I5QMYDNX/FFMO53ZI5QMYDNX.SMALL.jpg babybayrs I made this sewing corner spool and bobbin rack with following things which have no original purpose any more but litter the house:A tea cup neither liked nor cared to throw away.A retired baby bottle rack (which cost $5 new at Walmart).A Styron foam ball which was bought years ago and don't remembe...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 07:20:53 PST
DIY Embroidered Four-Leaf Clover Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Embroidered-Four-Leaf-Clover-Pouch/
DIY Embroidered Four-Leaf Clover Pouch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/5TAP/I5QN0XKQ/F7P5TAPI5QN0XKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/5TAP/I5QN0XKQ/F7P5TAPI5QN0XKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/5TAP/I5QN0XKQ/F7P5TAPI5QN0XKQ.SMALL.jpg DasiyD Embroidered felt pouch for holding cards, coins, notes, or even girls' sanitary pads! Feel free to have a try! Supplies: Felt (Lime Green & Green & Beige)6mm Colorful Acrylic Beads, Round, Green11mm Acrylic Shank ButtonSewing Thread, GreenNeedleScissors Make simple embroidery 1st, cut out a r...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 08:03:13 PST
Sew a Patch on a Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-a-Patch-on-a-Jacket/
Sew a Patch on a Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/ZQZP/I5MD5HG7/FUQZQZPI5MD5HG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/ZQZP/I5MD5HG7/FUQZQZPI5MD5HG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/ZQZP/I5MD5HG7/FUQZQZPI5MD5HG7.SMALL.jpg Carleyy When I sew a patch on a jacket I go BIG! Learn to easily sew a patch onto a jacket, pants, or any fabric. This tutorial covers both sew-on patches and iron-on patches. Materials This is a very simple project. All you need is: thick fabric (I used a denim jacket)some patches: I bought mine at The...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 12:57:01 PST
How To Hem Jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Hem-Jeans-1/
How To Hem Jeans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/PA24/I5MD1JLL/FMKPA24I5MD1JLL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/PA24/I5MD1JLL/FMKPA24I5MD1JLL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/PA24/I5MD1JLL/FMKPA24I5MD1JLL.SMALL.jpg hgospod Put the pants on and fold the cuff of the pants to however short you would like them to be. Hold the fold in place with 1 or 2 pins and remove the pants. If you want, put on something else. Or not. Measure Original Hem Measure from the original hem line to the bottom of the pants. We'll call ...
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 09:02:26 PST
DIY: Minion Pencil Case http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Minion-Pencilcase/
DIY: Minion Pencil Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/8W0B/I5J5AG6O/FKW8W0BI5J5AG6O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/8W0B/I5J5AG6O/FKW8W0BI5J5AG6O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/8W0B/I5J5AG6O/FKW8W0BI5J5AG6O.SMALL.jpg camiekayy Minions is coming to theaters sometime this year, and I believe all the little kids are screaming right now. Enjoy this minion pencil case tutorial as I celebrate the coming of another brilliant movie ♥ You will need: You will need:white, yellow, brown, grey and black felt or fabrica pair of jean...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 00:51:47 PST
Velvet Cupcake Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Velvet-Cupcake-Skirt/
Velvet Cupcake Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JFHH/I55MUNMO/FPIJFHHI55MUNMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JFHH/I55MUNMO/FPIJFHHI55MUNMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JFHH/I55MUNMO/FPIJFHHI55MUNMO.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction Sometimes you need a skirt that has a sense of drama. In my opinion a dramatic looks is achieved with a skirt that has a lot of volume. This skirts has volume in abundance, it's super ruffly and is a full circle skirt. Lastly because it's made out of crushed velvet the ruffles really stand out an...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:29:53 PST
Tarot Card Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Tarot-Card-Bag/
Tarot Card Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/NT1X/I53I1GOB/FYBNT1XI53I1GOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/NT1X/I53I1GOB/FYBNT1XI53I1GOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/NT1X/I53I1GOB/FYBNT1XI53I1GOB.SMALL.jpg The Rustic Barn Owl Time- 10-15 minsMaterial - scrap fabric and suede laceI always place my spiritual cards in little cloth bags. Size & Fabric Choice I had a few different fabrics to choose from......I went with the little witches. I thought it was so cute and fitting for the cards. I have also have my cards on ...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:02:16 PST
Inexpensive Red Riding Hood Fur-Lined Hood http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Riding-Hood-Fur-Lined-Hood/
Inexpensive Red Riding Hood Fur-Lined Hood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/HRVY/I55MW34M/FJYHRVYI55MW34M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/HRVY/I55MW34M/FJYHRVYI55MW34M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/HRVY/I55MW34M/FJYHRVYI55MW34M.SMALL.jpg sweetrocketsky The challenge I gave myself was to make an inexpensive red riding hood costume completely from sourced/found garments. This is the hood.I also wanted to make a costume where each piece could conceivably pass for a "regular" article of clothing. So, in my imagination, this hood could be worn by it...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 12:15:39 PST
Baby Banana Booties! http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Banana-Booties/
Baby Banana Booties! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/SIRV/I50CS5S8/FRZSIRVI50CS5S8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/SIRV/I50CS5S8/FRZSIRVI50CS5S8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/SIRV/I50CS5S8/FRZSIRVI50CS5S8.SMALL.jpg CrazyClever This is one of those ideas that just pops into your head and you know you can't continue to live in a world where it doesn't exsist. I have a 8 month old niece who I decided would be the perfect reciever of my newest creation. I present to you: Baby Banana Booties! Little socks to adorn on your litt...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 15:37:49 PST
Zakka Inspired Heart Pocket Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Zakka-Inspired-Heart-Pocket-Purse/
Zakka Inspired Heart Pocket Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/KOTY/I4SCJCTP/FY5KOTYI4SCJCTP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/KOTY/I4SCJCTP/FY5KOTYI4SCJCTP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/KOTY/I4SCJCTP/FY5KOTYI4SCJCTP.SMALL.jpg Amber Celeste Here's what you'll need: • Heavy outer fabric* -I used cotton canvas. • Lighter lining fabric* • Embroidery floss or thin yarn -I used sport weight cotton yarn. • Scissors • Coordinating thread • Sewing machine (Optional)*I didn't put quantities because the size of your pocket will be up ...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 17:56:11 PST
Pajama Frog: PJs Holder and Cuddly Pillow http://www.instructables.com/id/Pajama-Frog-PJs-Holder-and-Cuddly-Pillow/
Pajama Frog: PJs Holder and Cuddly Pillow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/FTEY/I4O22PLL/FSMFTEYI4O22PLL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/FTEY/I4O22PLL/FSMFTEYI4O22PLL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/FTEY/I4O22PLL/FSMFTEYI4O22PLL.SMALL.jpg dlwebbok The Pajama Frog is basically a backpack in which only the front zippered pocket is accessible. The larger portion of the backpack is stuffed with poly-fill and sewn shut.Anti-pill fleece makes it cuddly and washable; PJs pocket makes it functional; frog eyes and legs make it silly-cute.You will nee...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 11:20:35 PST