Craft Gossip http://craftgossip.com Crafts, DIY and Handmade Ideas Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:28:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Top 10 Halloween Party Decoration Ideas http://partyideas.craftgossip.com/top-10-halloween-party-decoration-ideas/ http://partyideas.craftgossip.com/top-10-halloween-party-decoration-ideas/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:28:01 +0000 http://33.2488 halloween decor

The weather is turning cooler, the leaves are turning colors, and the season for planning your Halloween party is finally here! Kids of all ages (admit it, even those big kids we call adults) love a party whose theme involves … Read More...

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Cake Mix Cookies http://ediblecrafts.craftgossip.com/cake-mix-cookies/2014/09/19/ http://ediblecrafts.craftgossip.com/cake-mix-cookies/2014/09/19/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:55:00 +0000 http://16.28694 cake-mix-cookies

I couldn’t resist  popping over from my usual blog BathnBody to share with you this recipe my daughter I adapted today. We have seen lot’s of recipes for cake mix this and cake mix that but this was our first … Read More...

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Make Your Own Toilet Bombs http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/make-your-own-toilet-bombs/ http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/make-your-own-toilet-bombs/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:30:42 +0000 http://30.10416 toiletbombs

Although it may be a bit of an embarrassing topic for some, the fact of the matter is that the bathroom can be one of the most disgusting, germy, and smelly places in the home.  Even with frequent cleanings it is just inevitable … Read More...

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Printable Row Counter Makes Your Notes Prettier http://knitting.craftgossip.com/printable-row-counter-makes-your-notes-prettier/2014/09/19/ http://knitting.craftgossip.com/printable-row-counter-makes-your-notes-prettier/2014/09/19/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:06:28 +0000 http://2.15266 Download a free row/round counter printableSometimes I can find — or actually get up and bother to find — a real row counter when I need one for a knitting project. But usually I just make hash marks on whatever piece of paper/back of an … Read More...

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A is for Apple http://lessonplans.craftgossip.com/a-is-for-apple/2014/09/19 http://lessonplans.craftgossip.com/a-is-for-apple/2014/09/19#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:00:44 +0000 http://27.10161 ABC Fun - A is for Apple
A is for Apple and it is also for Autumn… Coincidence? I think not because autumn is the perfect time to teach about apples, and learning about both are a great way to start an alphabet unit!

Bern, from Mom … Read More...

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Tutorial: Easy princess costume shirt http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-princess-costume-shirt/2014/09/19/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-princess-costume-shirt/2014/09/19/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:03:58 +0000 http://8.77659

Tutorial: Easy princess costume shirt

Marissa from Rae Gun Ramblings shows how you can make this Cinderella costume shirt.  It’s easy to make because you start with a purchased tank top and just add the puffy princess sleeves.  Wear it with … Read More...

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DIY Shibori Suji Dyed Felted Shawl http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/09/19/diy-shibori-suji-dyed-felted-shawl/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/09/19/diy-shibori-suji-dyed-felted-shawl/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:04:41 +0000 http://17.10052

I’ve posted about Shibori here a few times recently, it’s quite a trend! Annette from Fiber Artsy loves the trend and posted this tutorial on her blog.

Annette shares a technique called Suji Dyeing. It looks fairly easy, but can … Read More...

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Tutorial: Easy to make, easy to wear knit skirt http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-to-make-easy-to-wear-knit-skirt/2014/09/19/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-to-make-easy-to-wear-knit-skirt/2014/09/19/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:29:43 +0000 http://8.77656 knitskirtA simple knit skirt like this one is a wardrobe staple.  It’s easy to wear, and also happens to be easy to make.  Simple Simon & Co. shares a tutorial showing how to do it.  Fabric requirements are simple – 1 … Read More...

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3D Invitations & Floral Envelope Liners http://weddings.craftgossip.com/3d-invitations/ http://weddings.craftgossip.com/3d-invitations/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:59:15 +0000 http://31.9801 DIY 3D Invitations and Floral Envelope Liners

There are so many pretty details in these dimensional invitations. Gold glitter paper, a pop-up, and floral patterned paper make these invites unique! I especially love the floral envelope liners. They may look complicated, but with a quick and easy … Read More...

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Technique: Layered Stamps Card http://stamping.craftgossip.com/technique-layered-stamps-card/2014/09/19/ http://stamping.craftgossip.com/technique-layered-stamps-card/2014/09/19/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:54:05 +0000 http://19.15981 Technique: Layered Stamps Card

The Spectrum Noir blog shares how to make a lovely layered image card. By stamping the same stamped image on different papers and cutting them out and layering them together you’ll get a wonderful  card with lots of dimension and pattern. There’s also tips … Read More...

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Scrap Alert | New Project Life App Available http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/scrap-alert-new-project-life-app-available/2014/09/19/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/scrap-alert-new-project-life-app-available/2014/09/19/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:00:51 +0000 http://7.21485 BH_ProjectLifeAppLaunch_Screenshot1

Becky Higgins just announced the release of the Project Life App for iPhones. (Android version to follow!)  According to her site

Imagine scrapbooking without scissors or adhesive or tools … or without having to print photos! Never before has

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Tutorial: Tiny Birdhouses http://polymerclay.craftgossip.com/tutorial-tiny-birdhouses/2014/09/18 http://polymerclay.craftgossip.com/tutorial-tiny-birdhouses/2014/09/18#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 03:54:28 +0000 http://24.4992 tiny-birdhouses

Kellie of MakeItWithMe has a tutorial for these adorable bird houses. She uses Fimo Soft for the project along with a little wire and mini dowels. The results are some cute little houses with springy birds. Yes, I know, autumn … Read More...

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Tutorial: Machine sewn rolled hem http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-machine-sewn-rolled-hem/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-machine-sewn-rolled-hem/2014/09/18/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 01:37:48 +0000 http://8.77653

Tutorial: Machine sewn rolled hem

When you’re putting a hem on a lightweight or sheer fabric, especially a hem that is curved, a rolled hem might be what you need to do.  You can make a rolled hem by hand, … Read More...

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Pattern Bar Segment Slab Video from Bullseye Glass http://glassart.craftgossip.com/2014/09/18/pattern-bar-segment-slab-video-from-bullseye-glass/ http://glassart.craftgossip.com/2014/09/18/pattern-bar-segment-slab-video-from-bullseye-glass/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:54:43 +0000 http://26.4733 images-1First you make the pattern bars…then you make the coolest plates and bowls. But even before you get there you must check out the video of how to set this up and where to place the pieces you’ve cut off … Read More...

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Tutorial: Organize your PDF sewing patterns http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-organize-your-pdf-sewing-patterns/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-organize-your-pdf-sewing-patterns/2014/09/18/#respond Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:35:11 +0000 http://8.77650

Tutorial: Organize your PDF sewing patterns

I keep most of my sewing patterns in shoe boxes so I can flip through the envelopes to find the pattern I want.  But that system doesn’t work for the PDF patterns I have … Read More...

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Tip: Storing Unmounted Rubber Stamps http://stamping.craftgossip.com/tip-storing-unmounted-rubber-stamps/2014/09/18/ http://stamping.craftgossip.com/tip-storing-unmounted-rubber-stamps/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:37:33 +0000 http://19.15974 Tip: Storing Unmounted Rubber Stamps

Un-mounted and cling mounted stamps can help save you not only money (because they are less expensive) but they can also save you lots of space in your craft room since they don’t have those big bulky wood blocks but … Read More...

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Big Sweaters are, Well, Big for Fall http://knitting.craftgossip.com/big-sweaters-are-well-big-for-fall/2014/09/18/ http://knitting.craftgossip.com/big-sweaters-are-well-big-for-fall/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:30:05 +0000 http://2.15263 Giant sweaters are in fashion for fall.“Yarn for years” is how Wall Street Journal reporter Megan Hayes described the sweaters seen in collections for this fall (which were shown back in the spring). She notes that giant cowls and roomy sweaters were everywhere to be seen, … Read More...

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Pottery Barn Kids Inspired DIY Halloween Bat Chandelier http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/09/18/pottery-barn-kids-inspired-diy-halloween-bat-chandelier/ http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/09/18/pottery-barn-kids-inspired-diy-halloween-bat-chandelier/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:27:57 +0000 http://18.11613 Halloween Bat ChandelierWhen decorating for Halloween you can get very scary or keep it spooky with this “DIY Halloween Bat Chandelier” inspired by $59 Pottery Barn Kids.  Leave it up to Morena of “Crafts Unleashed” to put one together for under $10. … Read More...

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Help Knitters Produce a Book Inspired by the Midwest http://knitting.craftgossip.com/help-knitters-produce-a-book-inspired-by-the-midwest/2014/09/18/ http://knitting.craftgossip.com/help-knitters-produce-a-book-inspired-by-the-midwest/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:46:39 +0000 http://2.15260 help fund a knitting book full of midewestern inspirationKnitters Allyson Dykhuizen and Carina Spencer are lifelong residents of the midwestern United States, and they know there’s a lot special about that part of the world (as do I, being born as I was in Iowa).

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Tutorial: Frayed fabric flower http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-frayed-fabric-flower/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-frayed-fabric-flower/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:40:25 +0000 http://8.77647

Tutorial: Frayed fabric flower

Emma from Emuse shows how to make a frayed fabric flower you can use to make pretty hair accessories or brooches.  They’re made with two layers of gathered fabric, with edges left beautifully raw and  frayed.  … Read More...

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Tutorial: Wood Plank Cross Stitch http://cross-stitch.craftgossip.com/tutorial-wood-plank-cross-stitch/2014/09/18/ http://cross-stitch.craftgossip.com/tutorial-wood-plank-cross-stitch/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:58:43 +0000 http://21.5674 Wood-Plank-Cross-Stitch-FALL-Decor-7Do you decorate for fall? Each season, I dress my house up. I just put all my beachy summer decor away and I’m ready for autumn.  Ashley at Make it and Love it created this clever cross stitch sign for … Read More...

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How to transfer images onto candles http://recycledcrafts.craftgossip.com/how-to-transfer-images-onto-candles/2014/09/18/ http://recycledcrafts.craftgossip.com/how-to-transfer-images-onto-candles/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:50:33 +0000 http://12.10018 diy-candle-printing Candles can be part of just about any holiday decor but for Halloween they are extra spooky. Candles can also make a great surface to decorate for each holiday and this technique for transferring images onto them is  just the … Read More...

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Decorate for a Baby Shower with a Diaper Wreath http://partyideas.craftgossip.com/decorate-for-a-baby-shower-with-a-diaper-wreath/ http://partyideas.craftgossip.com/decorate-for-a-baby-shower-with-a-diaper-wreath/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:22:19 +0000 http://33.2484 diaper wreath

If you’re going to or hosting a baby shower for a friend, how about a decoration that doubles as a useful gift for after the baby is born? The TipToe Fairy has step-by-step directions for making a simple yet very cute … Read More...

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Hot Iron Transfer http://needlework.craftgossip.com/hot-iron-transfer/2014/09/18/ http://needlework.craftgossip.com/hot-iron-transfer/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:10:48 +0000 http://14.41751 ppc_hotIronTransfer_1920x1080_001-500x281Working with iron on transfers requires a bit of skill. You don’t want your iron too hot or you will burn the fabric, too cold and your pattern won’t transfer. Thank goodness for Professor Pincushion and their easy to follow video … Read More...

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Plan some Selfish Sewing time with this free printable http://sewing.craftgossip.com/plan-some-selfish-sewing-time-with-this-free-printable/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/plan-some-selfish-sewing-time-with-this-free-printable/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:55:41 +0000 http://8.77641

Plan some Selfish Sewing time with this free printable

With as much sewing as you do for other people – for your kids, for your home, for birthday gifts, for teacher gifts – when was the last time you actually … Read More...

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Decorating Your Mantle For Fall http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/decorating-your-mantle-for-fall/ http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/decorating-your-mantle-for-fall/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:30:39 +0000 http://30.10413 mantle

If you have a mantle in your home, consider yourself lucky.  It can be one of the most beneficial places to add to your home, yet at the same time be a difficult one as well.  If you have ever … Read More...

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DIY – Confetti Earrings http://jewelrymaking.craftgossip.com/diy-confetti-earrings/2014/09/18/ http://jewelrymaking.craftgossip.com/diy-confetti-earrings/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://11.12139 Hoop Earring Tutorial (2)

It’s nearly the silly party season and these earrings are full of color and life. The simple confetti color design really makes them pop. The instructions are easy to follow and a perfect introduction into wire wrapping. Check out the … Read More...

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Style Me Quick – Neon Polka Dot Clutch http://bathnbody.craftgossip.com/style-me-quick-neon-polka-dot-clutch/2014/09/18/ http://bathnbody.craftgossip.com/style-me-quick-neon-polka-dot-clutch/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://9.10748 DIY-Neon-CLutch

Even us boring mum’s like a splash of color every now and then. How about creating your own stylish piece with only a few supplies. This polka dot clutch will hold your purse and phone on any date night. Full Read More...

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Tutorial: DIY patched skirt http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-diy-patched-skirt/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-diy-patched-skirt/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:47:03 +0000 http://8.77635

Tutorial: DIY patched skirt

Cathy from Trinkets in Bloom shares a tutorial showing how you can DIY a patched skirt like this one.  I’m loving the funky mix of patterns and the asymmetrical patching.  You’ll need a heavy fabric like … Read More...

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Crochet Club Fun http://crochet.craftgossip.com/crochet-club-fun/2014/09/18/ http://crochet.craftgossip.com/crochet-club-fun/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:23:50 +0000 http://3.12813 cro pirate hat 0914

 

We had our usual good time at the monthly meeting of the St. Louis Crochet Club last night.  There was a lot of show n’ tell, but some of it was just outstanding and I wanted to be sure … Read More...

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Worms in My Apples File Folder Game http://lessonplans.craftgossip.com/worms-in-my-apples-file-folder-game/2014/09/18 http://lessonplans.craftgossip.com/worms-in-my-apples-file-folder-game/2014/09/18#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:00:32 +0000 http://27.10159 Worms in My Apples File Folder Game
This is the perfect time of year to teach about apples and also use an apple theme in other lesson plans!

Jennifer, from Mama Jenn, use apple clip art to make this fun folder game. She printed out 10 apples … Read More...

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Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/09/18/funky-finds-holiday-shopping-experience/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/09/18/funky-finds-holiday-shopping-experience/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:56:15 +0000 http://17.10048

I wanted to let everyone know about the Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience coming up! It’s too late to apply to be a vendor, but mark your calendars for this fun event and stop by to browse all of the … Read More...

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Tutorial: Easy no-sew vintage fabric tassel key chain http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-no-sew-vintage-fabric-tassel-key-chain/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-no-sew-vintage-fabric-tassel-key-chain/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:47:58 +0000 http://8.77632

Tutorial: Easy no-sew vintage fabric tassel key chain

Ashlee from My So Called Crafty Life shares a fun project for using your smallest vintage fabric scraps.  Cut them into strips to make a vintage fabric tassel key chain.  It’s a … Read More...

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5 Ways to Scrap Project Life August http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/5-ways-to-scrap-project-life-august/2014/09/18/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/5-ways-to-scrap-project-life-august/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:00:21 +0000 http://7.21475  

Project Life August 2014 - Create Share LoveSource: Create.Share.Love

I’m sharing some inspiration today from five scrapbookers for completing Project Life spreads. Each one has a different approach, but the results are all fantastic.

Traditional

Andrea from Create.Share.Love has a pretty traditional approach. She uses mostly … Read More...

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Tutorial: Patchwork baby blanket http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-patchwork-baby-blanket/2014/09/18/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-patchwork-baby-blanket/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:26:09 +0000 http://8.77627

Tutorial: Patchwork baby blanket

Surayya from Blissful Sewing shows how you can make a patchwork baby receiving blanket.  The square patchwork is easy to sew and is suitable for any style of fabric.  It’ll work with traditional baby fabrics, soft florals, bold … Read More...

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Project: Neon Halloween Card http://stamping.craftgossip.com/project-neon-halloween-card/2014/09/18/ http://stamping.craftgossip.com/project-neon-halloween-card/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:06:27 +0000 http://19.15977 Haunting Invite 1 Lori Barnett  Watermark (Custom)

Neon colors are really hot right now and they work perfectly for funky Halloween cards! Crafter’s Companion blog has directions for making this bright neon Halloween card, including how to use a die cut circle as a mask for the moon background. Click Read More...

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31 DIY Decor Ideas for Your Wedding http://weddings.craftgossip.com/31-diy-decor-ideas/ http://weddings.craftgossip.com/31-diy-decor-ideas/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:04:17 +0000 http://31.9796 31 DIY Decor Ideas for Your Wedding via Bespoke Bride

I love this DIY Wax Paper Backdrop from Style Me Pretty! This beautiful decor idea is just one of 31 inspiring projects rounded up by Bespoke Bride. I think this backdrop would be perfect for an elegant fall … Read More...

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What Could We Crochet With Eight Million Feet of Twine? http://crochet.craftgossip.com/what-could-we-crochet-with-eight-million-feet-of-twine/2014/09/18/ http://crochet.craftgossip.com/what-could-we-crochet-with-eight-million-feet-of-twine/2014/09/18/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:44:30 +0000 http://3.12779 cro twine ball 0914

This might be the world’s largest ball of twine or maybe the largest is one of the other four pictured here.  Hmmm.  One is estimated to contain eight million feet of yarn.  That’s just under 2,000,000 yards of twine.  Twine!  … Read More...

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Faux Lace Decorated Cupcake http://ediblecrafts.craftgossip.com/faux-lace-decorated-cupcake/2014/09/17/ http://ediblecrafts.craftgossip.com/faux-lace-decorated-cupcake/2014/09/17/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:00:22 +0000 http://16.28690 Faux Lace Decorated Cupcake
It looks like lace, but it’s not! How beautiful would this be for an actual wedding that is serving cupcakes with a vintage theme. This would look lovely at a Bridal shower too.

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Tutorial: Little girls t-shirt overlay bubble dress http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-little-girls-t-shirt-overlay-bubble-dress/2014/09/17/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-little-girls-t-shirt-overlay-bubble-dress/2014/09/17/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:38:47 +0000 http://8.77624

Tutorial: Little girls t-shirt overlay bubble dress

Remona from The Stitching Scientist shows how you can make an easy t-shirt bubble dress for a little girl.  By starting with a purchased t-shirt, all you have to do to make it … Read More...

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Tutorial: No-sew accordion burlap pumpkin http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-no-sew-accordion-burlap-pumpkin/2014/09/17/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-no-sew-accordion-burlap-pumpkin/2014/09/17/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:30:44 +0000 http://8.77620

Tutorial: No-sew accordion burlap pumpkin

Gail from Purple Hues and Me shares a tutorial for making this accordion burlap pumpkin. Though it’s made from fabric, you won’t need to sew a stitch.  Instead, you’ll use Mod Podge and glue to … Read More...

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Free pattern: Womens peasant top http://sewing.craftgossip.com/free-pattern-womens-peasant-top/2014/09/17/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/free-pattern-womens-peasant-top/2014/09/17/#respond Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:38:58 +0000 http://8.77617

Free pattern: Womens peasant top

Melissa from Melly Sews and Blank Slate Patterns shares a free pattern for a womens peasant top.  It’s an easy style of top to make.  You can give it short sleeves, elbow length sleeves, or … Read More...

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WIP Wednesday: The Choose-Your-Own Adventure Scarf http://knitting.craftgossip.com/wip-wednesday-the-choose-your-own-adventure-scarf/2014/09/17/ http://knitting.craftgossip.com/wip-wednesday-the-choose-your-own-adventure-scarf/2014/09/17/#respond Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:17:04 +0000 http://2.15257 WIP Wednesday: Choose your own adventure scarfAbout a month ago I told you about a knitalong Yarnspirations is doing in support of its United yarn. I decided to do it just for fun, and because I have a little time for fun knitting right now, since … Read More...

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Red Heart Launches New Website http://knitting.craftgossip.com/red-heart-launches-new-website/2014/09/17/ http://knitting.craftgossip.com/red-heart-launches-new-website/2014/09/17/#respond Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:53:55 +0000 http://2.15252 red heart revamps websiteRed Heart recently launched a redesigned website that is prettier and aims to make it easier for you to find the knitting and crochet patterns (and yarn information) you want.

RedHeart.com provides more than 2,300 free knitting and crochet patterns … Read More...

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Halloween Felt Witch’s Laundry Day Tutorial and Pattern http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/09/17/halloween-felt-witchs-laundry-day-tutorial-and-pattern/ http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/09/17/halloween-felt-witchs-laundry-day-tutorial-and-pattern/#respond Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:06:51 +0000 http://18.11608 Witch’s LaundryFelt Witch’s Laundry Day bodyStaci of Crafting Staci doesn’t decorate for Halloween because not many trick-or-treaters come to their house. One year she found herself needing a little spookiness and she saw some cute witch’s shoes and decided to do this witches laundry Day … Read More...

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Tutorial: Bow and lace flats refashion http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-bow-and-lace-flats-refashion/2014/09/17/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-bow-and-lace-flats-refashion/2014/09/17/#respond Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:39:46 +0000 http://8.77614 bowandlaceflatsBev from Flamingo Toes shows how you can refashion a pair of plain, inexpensive flats into these dressy shoes.  It’s a quick and easy style upgrade for your shoes. You can create different looks by the shape of lace cutout you use … Read More...

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How to make a recycled trash bag spider web Halloween decoration http://recycledcrafts.craftgossip.com/how-to-make-a-recycled-trash-bag-spider-web-halloween-decoration/2014/09/17/ http://recycledcrafts.craftgossip.com/how-to-make-a-recycled-trash-bag-spider-web-halloween-decoration/2014/09/17/#respond Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:42:50 +0000 http://12.10006 easy-halloween-decorating  I, like Jessica, at the blog How About Orange like my decorations big and inexpensive oh and quick to make! That is just what she came up with when she designed this trash bag spider web. Pop on over … Read More...

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Creepy Coasters with pattern & instructions http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/09/17/creepy-coasters-with-pattern-instructions/ http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/09/17/creepy-coasters-with-pattern-instructions/#respond Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:25:24 +0000 http://18.11605 creepy coatersThese creepy coasters come from Better Homes and Gardens with complete instructions.  These coasters will turn any room into a haunted house. They have a PDF downloadable pattern for the shapes and tell how to make them.  These are so … Read More...

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Stock Up on Cheap School Supplies to Make Cute DIY Party Favors http://partyideas.craftgossip.com/stock-up-on-cheap-school-supplies-to-make-cute-diy-party-favors/ http://partyideas.craftgossip.com/stock-up-on-cheap-school-supplies-to-make-cute-diy-party-favors/#respond Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:12:01 +0000 http://33.2481 Diy-Captain-America-Notebook-v

Are you looking for unique party favor ideas? Post-back-to-school sales on supplies make this DIY notebook from Organized 31 a very economical party favor idea. By covering a small plain notebook (or one that’s not the correct theme for your party) … Read More...

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Free pattern: Lizzy peplum jacket for little girls http://sewing.craftgossip.com/free-pattern-lizzy-peplum-jacket-for-little-girls/2014/09/17/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/free-pattern-lizzy-peplum-jacket-for-little-girls/2014/09/17/#respond Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:55:52 +0000 http://8.77611

Free pattern: Lizzy peplum jacket for little girls

Shauna from Shwin & Shwin shares a free pattern for her Lizzy peplum jacket for little girls.  It’s a lightweight jacket made from a knit fabric.  The short gathered peplum is a … Read More...

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