Archives for August 2014

25 Clever Burlap Craft Projects

Seems like burlap is everywhere nowadays. What used to be a cheap, rough and ugly fabric only used for feedbags has become chic in the crafting and decorating world. You can even find ‘designer’ burlap in all colors and sizes, even camo. It’s still pretty inexpensive though, which makes it a great choice for lots […]

Exploring Shibori – Kumo Fabric Dyeing

Gosh, I love playing with colors. Always have! And exploring the many various cloth, fiber and yarn dyeing techniques is a neverending fascination for me. Shibori Dyeing is an age-old art of fabric dyeing which includes many various folding techniques, including Kumo Dyeing. Download this Free Tutorial So, what is Shibori Dyeing anyway? Shibori is […]

14 Dyeing Tips & Tricks

You guys know how much I love dyeing, right? Whether it’s yarn or fabric, wool or t-shirts, I love to play with color! Well, I’ve been having some fun over at Hometalk and put together a clipboard of some really cool dyeing techniques. Some clever crafters over there! Click the image to see all the […]

Burlap Wrapped Mason Jars with Fleur De Lis Design

Burlap Wrapped Mason Jar with Fleur De Lis Design with Free Fleur De Lis Printable Download this Free Tutorial Burlap seems to be all the rage these days and it’s available just about everywhere now. Here’s a super easy way to dress up a picnic table with some ‘shabby chic’ mason jars. The design can […]

14 Awesome Yarn Project Ideas

What to do with leftover yarn? The obvious answers are, of course, Knitting, Crochet and Weaving. But, there are tons of other fun crafts and DIYs you can do with yarn! Make a wreath, wrap a vase or create little pom poms for decorations and gifts! Thanks to all the lovely ladies that created these […]