Friday, February 25, 2011

Cotton Ball Crafts 2

US Cotton offered these fun, project sheets.

For the front page, click here

For the directions, click here

Monday, February 21, 2011

Quick and Easy Origami Gift Box

Quick and Easy Origami Gift Box Tutorial by U-handbag

(Click the link above for the directions)

I'm fascinated by the concept of fabric origami right now, and think this gift box would be fun to try in fabric.


I finally tried making fabric origami boxes, and I was pleased with my first attempt.

Here is the link to my blog post for more information.

Rag Doll


Prairie Doll of Rags courtesy of eHow

Click on the blue link above for directions. The archive site will redirect you to the instructions.

These dolls look adorable and I can't wait to try making one.

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Circular Weaving


How to Do Circular Weaving

Click on the blue link for the directions)

I recently saw a craft project in the Family Fun magazine about hula hoop weaving (which I'm trying to find so I can post it here). That prompted me to start searching for circular weaving projects.

I've found quite a few and can't wait to share them with you.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Friday, February 11, 2011

Cotton Swab Basket and Cotton Ball Crafts

US Cotton offered these fun, project sheets.

For the front page, click here

For the directions, click here

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Crochet Work Basket


Crochet Work Basket courtesy of Crochet Kitty

(Click the link above to get the pattern)

This basket looks like fun to make. I love baskets and have them all over my house. Baskets are great for Valentine's Day and Easter, so I'll post more patterns.