Archive for February, 2008

1 hour bag tutorial

23 February, 2008

  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: 1 hour bag
  • Main Site: ric rac
  • Artist/Author: jodie
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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    Fabric Postcards

    23 February, 2008

    fabric postcard

  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: How to Make a Fabric Postcard
  • Main Site: about.com
  • Artist/Author: Janet Wickell
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • Mug Corset

    23 February, 2008

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  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: Mug Corset
  • Main Site: diynamite.com
  • Artist/Author:
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • Other: 117 project/tutorials and counting (see ’em all here!)
  • Bunny Pillow Tutorial

    23 February, 2008

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  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: Bunny Pillow Tutorial
  • Main Site: Crafty Carnival
  • Artist/Author: missybalance
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • Other: Pencil Toppers!, Tooth Fairy Pillows, Folk Art Mohair Teddy Bear, Free Doll Pattern
  • Ruffle Vest

    18 February, 2008

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  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: http://www.threadbanger.com/post/5503/ruffle-vest-tutorial
  • Main Site: threadbanger
  • Artist/Author: Morgan Hungerford
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
  • via: craftzine
  • Other:
  • How To Make Your Own Ironing Board Covers

    16 February, 2008

    Knot Know-How Tutorial

    16 February, 2008

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  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: Knot Know-How Tutorial
  • Main Site: the purl bee
  • Artist/Author:
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • Other: check out the zillions of great project journals and tutorials in the sidebar!
  • Make your own onestringbag

    16 February, 2008

     

  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: Make your own onestringbag
  • Main Site: instructables
  • Artist/Author: tantan
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • How to make your own burlesque pasties

    16 February, 2008

     

  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: How to make your own burlesque pasties
  • Main Site: instructables
  • Artist/Author: clamoring
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • generation-t tutorials

    16 February, 2008

     

  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: january 06 and february 06
  • Main Site: http://generation-t.com
  • Artist/Author:
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • Pleasant Kitchen Dishtowels

    14 February, 2008

    These are being written about all over the craft-o-sphere. Way to go Alicia!

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  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: pleasant kitchen dishtowels
  • Main Site: rosylittlethings
  • Artist/Author: Alicia
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • Camera Cozy

    14 February, 2008

    Camera Cozy

  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: Triple C
  • Main Site: Sew-Mad
  • Artist/Author: Katrin
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • Other: More of Katrin’s patterns and tutorials
  • Circles and dots dress

    14 February, 2008

  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: Circles and dots blue & blue dress !! Now with tutorial
  • Main Site: craftster
  • Artist/Author: ziabox
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • Kidlet Wall Pocket Tidy Tote

    14 February, 2008

    sample mosaic

  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: for you…
  • Main Site: JC handmade
  • Artist/Author: http://jchandmade.typepad.com/about.html
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • Thank you

    10 February, 2008

    I’ve just gone through the comments requiring moderation and my spam filter, and found some lovely comments that hadn’t gotten forwarded to my email. Though I may not reply to them all, you can be sure that they inspire me to continue looking for and posting all the crafty tutorial goodness I can find.

    Project: Turning a Child’s Art into Embroidery « Just Pure Lovely

    10 February, 2008

    Britty's Embroidery Close Up copy

  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: Project: Turning a Child’s Art into Embroidery « Just Pure Lovely
  • Main Site: http://loriseaborg.com/
  • Artist/Author: lori
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • Other: The instructions include a picture of the kitty model helping to choose embroidery floss for this project. Lori found my blog today through google reader’s recommended feeds–how cool!
  • Felt Fortune Cookies

    8 February, 2008

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  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes, pdf. Click on link in 3rd paragraph.
  • Post: Felt Fortune Cookies
  • Main Site: CraftSanity Blog
  • Artist/Author: Hilary Seabolt
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • On a roll « Skip To My Lou

    7 February, 2008

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    Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes

  • Post: On a roll « Skip To My Lou
  • Main Site: http://skiptomylou.wordpress.com/
  • Artist/Author: Cindy
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • Or Am I Losing My Mind?

    7 February, 2008

    I’ve posted so many tutorials that I fear I’m beginning to repeat some of them. If you notice I’ve got something on here more than once, please forgive me.

    house on hill road: Zippity Do Da–Putting a Zipper in a Pillow

    7 February, 2008

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  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: house on hill road: Zippity Do Da
  • Main Site: http://www.houseonhillroad.com/my_weblog/
  • Artist/Author: http://www.houseonhillroad.com/about.html
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • Craftzine.com blog: Amy Butler Sew Inspiring Contest

    7 February, 2008

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    "We’re excited to bring you a new contest for 2008! Chronicle Books and CRAFT Magazine are bringing you a contest for all you Amy Butler fans and sewers around the US world! For a two-month period crafters can submit pictures of their own Amy Butler inspired bag online to the flickr group called ‘Amy Butler Sew Inspiring Contest‘. At the end of the two-month period Amy Butler will pick a top winner and five runners up among the entries.

    "The grand prize winner will receive a Janome Memory Craft 6600P Sewing Machine with a retail value of $1999, Amy Butler Fabric, Amy Butler’s Midwest Modern (published by STC), Amy Butler’s In Stitches, and the Sew-It Kit (both published by Chronicle Books).

    "The five runner-ups will win a copy of Amy Butler’s Midwest Modern, Amy Butler’s In Stitches, and the Sew-It Kit."

    For more details: Craftzine.com blog: Amy Butler Sew Inspiring Contest

    SuperNaturale \ Chaos T-shirt Reconstruction

    7 February, 2008

     

     

  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: SuperNaturale \ Chaos T-shirt Reconstruction
  • Main Site: Supernaturale
  • Artist/Author: Compai
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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  • Reading Sewing Patterns, Redux

    5 February, 2008

    I received a comment in my last post about Sewing Patterns that she still was having trouble understanding the basics. Here are a bunch of links, in the hopes that one or two of them will be useful.

    Understanding Home Sewing Patterns

    Pattern Markings Part 1

    Pattern Markings Part 2

    Chapter Three: Pattern Instructions

    All About Sewing Patterns (video)

    How to Read a Sewing Pattern (video)

    All About Sewing Patterns (series of videos)

    Embroidery Mega Post

    5 February, 2008

    Because I want to learn embroidery, I’ve been looking for good sites on the subject. Hope you find them useful too. These are the results from today’s search. Please add any favorite links of your own in the comments.

    Free Patterns

    Stitches and Stitch Libraries

    How-To

    Other

    beauty that moves: ipod cozy tutorial

    3 February, 2008

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  • Tutorial/Pattern Included? Yes
  • Post: beauty that moves: ipod cozy tutorial
  • Main Site: beauty that moves
  • Artist/Author:
  • Registration Required? No
  • Free? Yes
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