Craft Gossip http://craftgossip.com Crafts, DIY and Handmade Ideas Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:20:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Project: Vintage Style Typewriter Card http://stamping.craftgossip.com/project-vintage-style-typewriter-card/2014/09/01/ http://stamping.craftgossip.com/project-vintage-style-typewriter-card/2014/09/01/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:43:40 +0000 http://19.15886 Project: Vintage Style Typewriter Card

Darkroom Door Stamps is sharing directions for making this vintage inspired typewriter card. It hard to find ideas for masculine cards but I think this one would be perfect for the next guy in your life you need to make … Read More...

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Halloween DIY: yarn, sticks, & spider webs tutorials http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/09/01/halloween-diy-yarn-sticks-spider-webs-tutorials/ http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/09/01/halloween-diy-yarn-sticks-spider-webs-tutorials/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:20:04 +0000 http://18.11514 spider websMari of “Small for Big” Is sharing a traditional God’s Eye into Spider Web for a fabulous Halloween decoration.  I find her idea to be charming and original.  She decided on this for her little daughter Birdie for yarn-based projects … Read More...

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Tutorial: Fabric princess or prince dress-up crown http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-fabric-princess-or-prince-dress-up-crown/2014/09/01/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-fabric-princess-or-prince-dress-up-crown/2014/09/01/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:30:40 +0000 http://8.77213

Tutorial: Fabric princess or prince dress-up crown

When you’re a little girl, all you really need to be a princess is a crown.  Deb from Two Cheeky Monkeys shows how you can make a pretty fabric crown, perfect for any … Read More...

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10 coastal decor ideas for fall http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/10-coastal-decor-ideas-for-fall/ http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/10-coastal-decor-ideas-for-fall/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:55:47 +0000 http://30.10321 CraftGossip - 10 coastal decor ideas for fall

 

 

 

When most people think of coastal décor, they think of a celebration of summer.  But the beach can also inspire some beautiful fall centerpieces and other decorations around the home.  Starfish, coral, and driftwood are a natural … Read More...

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Underground Greenhouse Tutorial For Year-Round Gardening http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/underground-greenhouse-tutorial-for-year-round-gardening/ http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/underground-greenhouse-tutorial-for-year-round-gardening/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:30:35 +0000 http://30.10316 underground

Do you like gardening, but tend to go into a winter depression because you can’t enjoy those fresh fruits and veggies during those few cold months of the year?  An underground greenhouse, or walipini, may be the option for you.  … Read More...

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Tutorial: 15 minute tank refashion http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-15-minute-tank-refashion/2014/09/01/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-15-minute-tank-refashion/2014/09/01/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:13:43 +0000 http://8.77210 tankrefashionHere’s an easy tank top refashion.  With 1/4 yard of apparel fabric and 15 minutes, you can a contrast bottom to the tank.  It adds a fun pop of color and pattern to the hem, and it’s also a great fix for a … Read More...

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Owl Cake http://ediblecrafts.craftgossip.com/owl-cake-2/2014/09/01/ http://ediblecrafts.craftgossip.com/owl-cake-2/2014/09/01/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:00:07 +0000 http://16.28637 Owl Cake
I love the wise old owl! This plain owl turns into a cute owl when decorated. I wanted to show you how easy it is to create the cake using two different size cake pans. I actually think I could … Read More...

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Natural ADHD Treatment Option http://bathnbody.craftgossip.com/natural-adhd-treatment-option/2014/09/01/ http://bathnbody.craftgossip.com/natural-adhd-treatment-option/2014/09/01/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://9.10695 ADHD-natural-treatment-alternative-medicine

I am not going to take sides on the ADHD controversial wall but I have been asked to share this Essential oil recipe. This blend of oils, which not only helped one woman but has many more praising it’s Natural ability. … Read More...

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Knit a Sweater Out of T-Shirt Yarn http://knitting.craftgossip.com/knit-a-sweater-out-of-t-shirt-yarn/2014/09/01/ http://knitting.craftgossip.com/knit-a-sweater-out-of-t-shirt-yarn/2014/09/01/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:31:55 +0000 http://2.15172 Knit a sweater out of tshirt yarn!I love making and using T-shirt yarn, but sometimes it can be difficult to know what to do with it. The always fabulous Donatella from Inspiration and Realisation was inspired by a chunky elongated stitch top from the Richard … Read More...

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My Place in the World http://lessonplans.craftgossip.com/my-place-in-the-world/2014/09/01 http://lessonplans.craftgossip.com/my-place-in-the-world/2014/09/01#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:00:11 +0000 http://27.10070 My Place in the World
This is a wonderful project you can use to help teach kids a little bit about geography. You start off with a paper plate. Next, you cut out a circle that is about an inch smaller than the paper plate. … Read More...

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Tutorial: Easy outdoor flanged pillow http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-outdoor-flanged-pillow/2014/09/01/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-outdoor-flanged-pillow/2014/09/01/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 15:29:26 +0000 http://8.77207

Tutorial: Easy outdoor flanged pillow

Holly from McCall Manor shares a tutorial for making a flanged outdoor pillow.  The flange creates a subtle but elegant frame around the pillow.  It’s also a surprisingly easy design element to add to a pillow.  … Read More...

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25 Clever Burlap DIY Projects http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/09/01/25-clever-burlap-diy-projects/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/09/01/25-clever-burlap-diy-projects/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:39:40 +0000 http://17.9894

Burlap is a huge trend right now. I’m not really a fan of burlap, to me it’s itchy. But a lot of people love it.

Annette from FiberArtsy created a round up of 25 fun burlap projects from a bunch … Read More...

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Tutorial: Fox applique zippered diaper clutch http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-fox-applique-zippered-diaper-clutch/2014/09/01/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-fox-applique-zippered-diaper-clutch/2014/09/01/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:38:28 +0000 http://8.77204

Tutorial: Fox applique zippered diaper clutch

Alicia from Two Kids and a Blog shows how you can make a zippered diaper clutch with a cute fox applique.  The fox applique reminds me of tangrams I used to play with in … Read More...

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Project: Mushroom Fairy Clock http://stamping.craftgossip.com/project-mushroom-fairy-clock/2014/09/01/ http://stamping.craftgossip.com/project-mushroom-fairy-clock/2014/09/01/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:49:22 +0000 http://19.15889 Project: Mushroom Fairy Clock

I love anything to do with fairies, so this adorable mushroom fairy house altered clock really caught my eye! Using a chipboard album cover in the shape of a mushroom as the base Debi Tullier added stamps , papers and … Read More...

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Freebie | Tear Away Seed Envelope Cut File http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/freebie-tear-away-seed-envelope-cut-file/2014/09/01/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/freebie-tear-away-seed-envelope-cut-file/2014/09/01/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:00:08 +0000 http://7.21336 Freebie and Tutorial - MaritzaLisa Tear Away Seed Envelopes

 

Use these cute tear-away envelope to use for storing and sharing seeds, and also as embellishments on scrapbook pages, cards, and mini-albums. maritza shares the free Studio cut file, and explains how you can make them. She also talks … Read More...

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Tutorial: Zippered pillow covers 2 ways http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-zippered-pillow-covers-2-ways/2014/08/31/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-zippered-pillow-covers-2-ways/2014/08/31/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 01:06:13 +0000 http://8.77200

Tutorial: Zippered pillow covers 2 ways

The benefit of making your pillows with removable covers & inserts is that you can get a whole new look for the pillow by just switching out the cover.  And a zipper makes an … Read More...

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Tutorial: Easy glitter bow headbands http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-glitter-bow-headbands/2014/08/31/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-glitter-bow-headbands/2014/08/31/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:39:19 +0000 http://8.77197

Tutorial: Easy glitter bow headbands

These glitter bow headbands are such pretty hair accessories for little girls!  Stef from Girl. Inspired. shares a tutorial for how to make them.  They’re quick and fun to make.  You can use scraps of … Read More...

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Felt Ghost Table Runner Tutorial http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/08/31/felt-ghost-table-runner-tutorial/ http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/08/31/felt-ghost-table-runner-tutorial/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:48:53 +0000 http://18.11511 GhostTable RunnerI found this darling Ghost Table Runner on “eHow” by Debbie Williams. She has a complete tutorial and there is a pattern so you can make this for your Halloween table. This project is a NO SEW, just follow Debbie’s Read More...

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Tutorial: Easy pinch pouch pencil case http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-pinch-pouch-pencil-case/2014/08/31/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-pinch-pouch-pencil-case/2014/08/31/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 18:26:18 +0000 http://8.77194

Tutorial: Easy pinch pouch pencil case

Andy from A Bright Corner shares a tutorial at Therm O Web showing how to make an easy pinch pouch pencil case.  The pinch frame is actually made out of metal measuring tape.  I’ve … Read More...

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9 Animal Crochet Patterns http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/31/9-animal-crochet-pattens/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/31/9-animal-crochet-pattens/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:55:22 +0000 http://17.9954 animals

Do you have the wonderful talent in the art of crochet?  If so, you will want to check out these 9 patterns from across the web of different animal patterns.  They are all so cute and cuddly that I don’t … Read More...

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Kid Made Glass Suncatcher http://craftgossip.com/kid-made-glass-suncatcher/ http://craftgossip.com/kid-made-glass-suncatcher/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:45:51 +0000 http://craftgossip.com/?p=132524 kid-made-glass-sun-catchers

Use the last few days of summer to create some outdoorsy crafts with the kids. This sun catcher which kids can make themselves, is a perfect start!

Using natural light to diffuse into multiple colors, this suncatcher is made using … Read More...

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How To Make A Stenciled Apple Pillow http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/how-to-make-a-stenciled-apple-pillow/ http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/how-to-make-a-stenciled-apple-pillow/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:30:20 +0000 http://30.10311 applepillow

I love apples.  Apple anything, really.  Apple pie, apple cobbler, apple cider, apple fritters, etc.  Yeah, you get the idea.  So, when I came across this adorable Apple Stenciled Pillow, I fell in love.  I absolutely couldn’t resist sharing it … Read More...

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Crunchy Kosher Dill Pickles http://ediblecrafts.craftgossip.com/crunchy-kosher-dill-pickles/2014/08/31/ http://ediblecrafts.craftgossip.com/crunchy-kosher-dill-pickles/2014/08/31/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:00:13 +0000 http://16.28632 Kosher Dill Pickles
Love pickles and wish I had planted cucumbers this year! Luckily, I can go to the Farmer’s Market every weekend! I will pickup some cucumbers next weekend to try this recipe.

Becky from Grandma Bees shows us how to create … Read More...

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Muffin Soaps For Kids http://bathnbody.craftgossip.com/muffin-soaps-for-kids/2014/08/31/ http://bathnbody.craftgossip.com/muffin-soaps-for-kids/2014/08/31/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://9.10649 DIY-Sea-Creature-Kids-Soaps

This is not a high tech tutorial but it is a darn cute one! These kids soaps are so easy to make that you don’t need to buy a huge amount of supplies to get started. I know two little … Read More...

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DIY: Felt Wreath http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/08/31/diy-felt-wreath/ http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/08/31/diy-felt-wreath/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 16:18:21 +0000 http://18.11505 felt wreathfelt wreath closupThis lovely felt wreath can be used for any occasion.  Nicole made hers for the holidays and it looks amazing in the white, creams and pale grays.  Nicole of “Me Oh My Mama” is sharing a tutorial on how to … Read More...

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Make Your Own Laptop for Kids http://lessonplans.craftgossip.com/make-your-own-laptop-for-kids/2014/08/31 http://lessonplans.craftgossip.com/make-your-own-laptop-for-kids/2014/08/31#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:00:42 +0000 http://27.10068 Make Your Own Laptop for Kids

Sorry to disappoint if you thought you would find directions for making a real laptop for your kids…  This creative laptop is made of felt

Danielle, from Busy Mom’s Helper, came up with this fun idea. She made them as … Read More...

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Inspiration: Game of Thrones http://cross-stitch.craftgossip.com/inspiration-game-of-thrones/2014/08/31/ http://cross-stitch.craftgossip.com/inspiration-game-of-thrones/2014/08/31/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:33:27 +0000 http://21.5636 221331_04Jul14_MapDo you watch the show Game of Thrones? Have you read the books? So many people I know are obsessed with them.  RandomGenerated on Craftster.org created this amazing Game of Thrones Map of Westeros with House Sigils.  She has designs … Read More...

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DIY Shibori http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/31/diy-shibori/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/31/diy-shibori/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:32:51 +0000 http://17.9886

Shell is guest posting on the blog, Kittenhood with a tutorial and photos for creating Shibori. Shibori is a Japanese fabric dying technique, It’s all about how you fold the fabric. The different techniques will give you different finished looks … Read More...

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Inspiration: National Trail Mix Day http://needlework.craftgossip.com/inspiration-national-trail-mix-day/2014/08/31/ http://needlework.craftgossip.com/inspiration-national-trail-mix-day/2014/08/31/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:14:43 +0000 http://14.41675 il_570xN.642165374_3n4g

Are you enjoying the last days of summer vacation? Hopefully you are getting lots of rest.  While tomorrow is Labor Day, today is National Trail Mix Day. I know, I had no clue that there was a day to celebrate … Read More...

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Video tutorial: Tuft your couch cushions http://sewing.craftgossip.com/video-tutorial-tuft-your-couch-cushions/2014/08/31/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/video-tutorial-tuft-your-couch-cushions/2014/08/31/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:06:17 +0000 http://8.77191

Video tutorial: Tuft your couch cushions

Feel like there’s just something missing from your couch?  Bettina from Oh Everything Handmade shows how you can add tufting to your cushions.  This one addition packs a lot of style punch!  She made … Read More...

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Tutorial: Women’s tops refashioned into a child’s tunic and leggings http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-womens-tops-refashioned-into-a-childs-tunic-and-leggings/2014/08/31/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-womens-tops-refashioned-into-a-childs-tunic-and-leggings/2014/08/31/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:53:56 +0000 http://8.77188

Tutorial: Women’s tops refashioned into a child’s tunic and leggings

Andrea from Go To Patterns and Andrea’s Notebook took an embellished tank and a long sleeved top and turned it into the cutest outfit for her 5 year old daughter.  … Read More...

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Patchwork Threads for cool clothing http://quilting.craftgossip.com/patchwork-threads-for-cool-clothing/2014/08/31/ http://quilting.craftgossip.com/patchwork-threads-for-cool-clothing/2014/08/31/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:20:41 +0000 http://20.23449 BabyOnsieFutureQuilterBoysTshirtSailboatHalfSquareTrianglesGirlsTshirtPatchworkHeartinPastelsI found these quilt-themed graphic garments under the Kids section of Patchwork Threads. My thanks goes to Chris of The Tattooed Quilter for introducing me to this online shop through his interview with Lindsey – who along with her husband – founded it. … Read More...

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My Top Five Unusual Christmas Crochet http://crochet.craftgossip.com/my-top-five-unusual-christmas-crochet/2014/08/31/ http://crochet.craftgossip.com/my-top-five-unusual-christmas-crochet/2014/08/31/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:23:21 +0000 http://3.12700 cro xmas poptop 0815

Upcycle the most ordinary things to create holiday beauty.  This cool ornament is composed of six soda can pop tops and some crochet thread.  Doesn’t come much cheaper or easier than this.  Consider embellishing it by stringing on some pretty … Read More...

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Tutorial: Stamped Clay Bowls http://polymerclay.craftgossip.com/tutorial-stamped-clay-bowls/2014/08/30 http://polymerclay.craftgossip.com/tutorial-stamped-clay-bowls/2014/08/30#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 02:11:33 +0000 http://24.4946 diy-stamped-clay-bowls-title-640

Following along from the tutorial the other day for stamped napkin rings, here’s one from Emma of GatheringBeauty for pretty stamped trinket dishes. I am a sucker for little bowls. Outside of beads and canes, I make bowls the most. … Read More...

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Tutorial: No-sew pineapple or watermelon felt purse http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-no-sew-pineapple-or-watermelon-felt-purse/2014/08/30/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-no-sew-pineapple-or-watermelon-felt-purse/2014/08/30/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:44:37 +0000 http://8.77185 diyfeltbagsAngie at Little Inspiration shows how you can make a pineapple or watermelon felt purse, with no sewing required.  The small bags are just the right size for a little girl to carry, and the watermelon and pineapple are popular motifs … Read More...

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Freebie: Hot Air Balloon Template http://stamping.craftgossip.com/freebie-hot-air-balloon-template/2014/08/30/ http://stamping.craftgossip.com/freebie-hot-air-balloon-template/2014/08/30/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 20:17:14 +0000 http://19.15867 Freebie: Hot Air Balloon Template

Up, Up and away! Hot air balloons are fun images for birthday or Bon Voyage cards. Stampington and Company has a free down loadable hot air balloon template that you can stamp on, stencil on or cover with pretty pattern papers and add to … Read More...

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DIY Painted Kilim Rug Tutorial http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/08/30/diy-painted-kilim-rug-tutorial/ http://felting.craftgossip.com/2014/08/30/diy-painted-kilim-rug-tutorial/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:26:49 +0000 http://18.11502 Kilim RugKilim Rug is a flat tapestry-woven carpets or rugs produced from the Balkans to Pakistan. Kilims can be purely decorative or can function as prayer rugs. Recently kilims are popular floor-coverings in Western households.  Shaleah is a stay at home … Read More...

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Tutorial: 2 pocket reusable snack bag http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-2-pocket-reusable-snack-bag/2014/08/30/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-2-pocket-reusable-snack-bag/2014/08/30/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 20:31:35 +0000 http://8.77181 Snack-bag-tutorial-sew-a-sandwich-bag-pocket-By-bluebird-the-boy-on-sewmccool_com_Nichole from Bluebird & the Boy guest blogs at Sew McCool with a tutorial showing how to make a reusable snack bag with a divider on the inside that divides the bag into 2 pockets.  Pack a sammie and a … Read More...

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What no-sew clothing alterations can you do? Here are 41 ideas http://craftgossip.com/what-no-sew-clothing-alterations-can-you-do-here-are-41-ideas/ http://craftgossip.com/what-no-sew-clothing-alterations-can-you-do-here-are-41-ideas/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:55:35 +0000 http://craftgossip.com/?p=132496 no-sew-clothes

Buzzfeed’s list of 41 clothing alterations is a list of ideas and hacks that will have you reaching for the next bobby pin or hangar to fix your wardrobe malfunctions. :)

Most of these ideas are easy, and live up to the … Read More...

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Crazy Cake/Wacky Cake http://ediblecrafts.craftgossip.com/crazy-cakewacky-cake/2014/08/30/ http://ediblecrafts.craftgossip.com/crazy-cakewacky-cake/2014/08/30/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:45:55 +0000 http://16.28629 Crazy Cake Wacky Cake recipe
Cake that you can make in the same pan and doesn’t need eggs, milk or butter!

It is called crazy or wacky cake and was created during the depression when it was hard to afford or find ingredients. I love … Read More...

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Money Saving Secrets To Home Renovation http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/money-saving-secrets-to-home-renovation/ http://homeandgarden.craftgossip.com/money-saving-secrets-to-home-renovation/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:30:47 +0000 http://30.10307 remodel

Remodeling a home can often be overwhelming and a little bit intimidating.  While the reason of doing the renovation is to have your space updated and beautified, your pocketbook may not look very pretty after the fact.  This post from … Read More...

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Pineapple Necklace http://jewelrymaking.craftgossip.com/pineapple-necklace/2014/08/30/ http://jewelrymaking.craftgossip.com/pineapple-necklace/2014/08/30/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://11.12053 DIY-Clay-Pineapple-Necklace

If you have been swept up in the Pineapple craze then you are going to love this necklace by the Crafted Sparrow. It’s simple in design but perfect for beginners to advanced crafters.  Consider making it true yellow colors or … Read More...

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Dollar Store Soap Roses Revamp http://bathnbody.craftgossip.com/dollar-store-soap-roses-revamp/2014/08/30/ http://bathnbody.craftgossip.com/dollar-store-soap-roses-revamp/2014/08/30/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://9.10655 soap-rose-flower-ball

Who knew that dollar store soap petals could look so lovely? This rose ball is made using individual petals from a box of soap roses. These would look beautiful in a bathroom of a Wedding or other event. Though I … Read More...

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Tutorial: Easy pleated knit skirt http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-pleated-knit-skirt/2014/08/30/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easy-pleated-knit-skirt/2014/08/30/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:48:32 +0000 http://8.77177

Tutorial: Easy pleated knit skirt

Teresa from Dandelion Drift shows how to make a pleated knit skirt.  It’s an easy skirt to sew and you can make it to fit your measurements.  Because the fabric stretches, there’s no need for … Read More...

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Beach Glass as Wall Art from Remodelista http://glassart.craftgossip.com/2014/08/30/beach-glass-as-wall-art-from-remodelista/ http://glassart.craftgossip.com/2014/08/30/beach-glass-as-wall-art-from-remodelista/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:10:53 +0000 http://26.4711 rainbow beach glass art by Justine Hand, GardenistaHere’s a glass art project that doesn’t require many tools or supplies. You don’t need experience working with glass or a kiln. All you need is a camera and some glass pieces. The rest is up to you. Over at … Read More...

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Stained Glass Leaves http://lessonplans.craftgossip.com/stained-glass-leaves/2014/08/30 http://lessonplans.craftgossip.com/stained-glass-leaves/2014/08/30#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 13:00:41 +0000 http://27.10061 Stained Glass Leaves
As the leaves on the trees outside your windows start to turn colors and fall to the ground, why not make some equally colorful leaves to hang in your windows?!? Follow the easy step-by-step directions shared by Jennifer on her … Read More...

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Free Applique Template: The Quiet Fox http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/30/free-applique-template-the-quiet-fox/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/30/free-applique-template-the-quiet-fox/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:25:29 +0000 http://17.9878

Foxes are one of the many trends right now. I must say, I think they’re just as cute as owls.

Cass from Cass Can Sew designed The Quiet Fox applique and recently made it available for free download to use … Read More...

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Tutorial: Appliqued & piped throw pillow http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-appliqued-piped-throw-pillow/2014/08/30/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-appliqued-piped-throw-pillow/2014/08/30/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 15:09:08 +0000 http://8.77174

Tutorial: Appliqued & piped throw pillow

Tia from Little Button Diaries shows how you can make an appliqued and piped throw pillow like this one.  You can applique any design you can dream up, though I think the little vintage … Read More...

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Tutorial: Kids activity bag with Velcro sides http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-kids-activity-bag-with-velcro-sides/2014/08/30/ http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-kids-activity-bag-with-velcro-sides/2014/08/30/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 13:33:25 +0000 http://8.77170

Tutorial: Kids activity bag with Velcro sides

The design of this kids activity bag is genius.  It may look like a regular tote, but regular totes don’t have Velcro in the side seams so they can open up all the way.  … Read More...

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Project: Sequin Shaker Card http://stamping.craftgossip.com/project-sequin-shaker-card/2014/08/30/ http://stamping.craftgossip.com/project-sequin-shaker-card/2014/08/30/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:09:35 +0000 http://19.15883 Project: Sequin Shaker Card

Here’s a fun card idea, a multi tiered shaker card! J J Bolton uses trendy sequins for this colorful a card and keeps them separated with small strips of foam tape behind clear acetate. Find directions for making one here on her blogRead More...

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