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Lisa Canning Interiors. Learn how to make a light box for free with this DIY photography project. How to Make Your Own Light Box - Construction 1. Reinforce the flaps in the bottom of the box with tape inside and outside. Free Purse, Bag & Tote Patterns and Tutorials. Product Detail. Tutorial: Diaper Bag with Elastic Pocket. A few people asked for an elastic pocket tutorial when I posted my last diaper bag.

Tutorial: Diaper Bag with Elastic Pocket

I tried to explain how to do it in words but it got confusing so I decided to make another diaper bag and take pictures along the way. First off, here's where I got my material and here's what I turned it into: And here are the pieces you'll need (the 2 inside pockets are not shown). Here's the side pocket tutorial: Stitch together the outside and lining fabrics, fold them back so the right sides are facing out, then stitch in 5/8 of and inch along the edge. Lay this on top of your side panel for your bag and stitch one side to the panel. make two folds at the bottom unitl the pocket fabric is the same width as the panel.

Sew front, back, and side panels to the bottom of your bag, then stitch up the sides. Free diaper bag tutorial. Nicole Mallalieu Design - Tips and Tutorials for Making Bags and Purses. Tips & Tutorials Back to top VIDEO TUTORIAL - How to set in eyelets with a setting tool VIDEO TUTORIAL - Simple method for inserting purse feet.

Nicole Mallalieu Design - Tips and Tutorials for Making Bags and Purses

How to insert eyelets in a handbag strap. Custom Hang Tags With Satin Ribbon Set of 200 by junghwa. Craftaholics Anonymous™ Remember the gorgeous vintage fabric from my Grandma i posted about on thursday?

Craftaholics Anonymous™

Creative business cards. Ok, heads up….i am really proud of my new business cards, i won’t lie. they’re pretty sweet. i decided that writing a craft blog meant i needed to have creative business cards.

creative business cards

{light bulb} sadly, my previous cards were atrocious. generic. boring……. and so not me!! {i’ll save you from the horror of my old business cards} so are you ready? Can you handle it? Now before you say a word, let me walk you through the coolness of this card…..don’t want ya to overlook a crucial detail or anything….. these fab little cards made their debut at the Sweet Tea Social last saturday. Graphic Design and Typography / wedding invites. DIY Wedding Challenge 2010: Fabric Flower. Do you ever find yourself coveting those lovely fabric flower hairpieces at J.

DIY Wedding Challenge 2010: Fabric Flower

Crew? Or maybe one of those beautiful ring pillows with fabric flowers on top that you see on Etsy? Or even a sweet little flower-adorned cardigan to cover up your shoulders on your wedding day? Here’s a quick tutorial to show you how to make your own fabric flowers! Make Custom Leather Handbag, how to. The first step in making a leather handbag is to find a picture of a handbag you like, or draw a picture of something you want.

Make Custom Leather Handbag, how to

You then need to decide what methods you will use in it's construction. There are different methods for constructing leather handbags the same as there are for houses. There is the log house, the A frame, the frame house. They can have different windows, foundations, dormers etc. The same is true of handbag construction. Craftaholics Anonymous™ VT Interiors - Library of Inspirational Images. – Get Your Creative Dose. Zippered Laptop Sleeve Tutorial. In case you missed it during the Holiday Bake, Craft, & Sew Along, here’s my tutorial for a zippered laptop sleeve.

Zippered Laptop Sleeve Tutorial

Since it’s measurement based, you could adapt it to fit an iPad or other electronic gadget, too. The Bra Dilemma Solved. You can fit and sew your own bra to get just the style, size, fabric, and features you want.

The Bra Dilemma Solved

Scott Phillips To make your own bra, you'll need some special materials and findings. Check our source listings. Bras can be custom-fitted for your build. Robert LaPointe. 8 Strategies for Launching a Brand Presence on Pinterest. Charles Nicholls is an expert in ecommerce, web analytics, social media marketing and online buyer behavior.

8 Strategies for Launching a Brand Presence on Pinterest

He is also founder and chief strategy officer at shopping cart recovery company SeeWhy. You can follow Charles on Twitter @webconversion and read his blog. Many marketers have heard of Pinterest, but despite this, most brands have yet to hop on the hottest new social network. In this article, we'll look at why Pinterest is important to brands and provide seven simple steps for leveraging brand presence on Pinterest. Pinterest has quickly become one of the top five referring traffic sources for several apparel retailers.

Despite the powerful numbers, most brands and merchandisers are not present on Pinterest. For those brands looking to develop a Pinterest presence, try these seven simple steps. The meaning of color when branding your fashion label « Branding Advice for the Fashion Business. October 8, 2010 by Giannina Silverman Let’s face it.

The meaning of color when branding your fashion label « Branding Advice for the Fashion Business

Everyone has a favorite color. But when branding your emerging fashion label, and choosing your brand’s colors, it’s not enough to simply have a personal favorite. It’s better to have a strategy. Publicity - Retail Minded. Publicity Is Free, Right? Posted by: Retail Minded Tags: PR firms, Press kits, press release, Publicity Posted date: June 1, 2009 | 2 Comments You pay for advertising. Zucchini Bread Recipe. Zucchini Bread: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C) and place rack in center of oven. Butter (or spray with a nonstick vegetable spray) a 9 x 5 x 3 inch (23 x 13 x 8 cm) loaf pan. Toast the pecans or walnuts for about 8 minutes or until lightly browned and fragrant. Let cool and then chop coarsely. Grate the zucchini, using a medium grater, and then peel and grate the apple. In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, baking soda, baking powder, salt, ground cinnamon, and nutmeg. How fashion designers break into boutiques - Small Business Questions and Answers.

We asked the experts and created a step-by-step guide to getting noticed on the fashion scenes. Samantha Risto, Risto Designs, New York, NY I recently launched a small women's clothing business in New York out of my apartment. How to Attach Leather Straps to Your Handmade Bags. How to Set a Copper Rivet. Transaction - Custom Handmade Cases for iPhone 3, cases for iPhone 4, cases for smart phones, iPhone sleeve with pocket, padded-Full flowers. Great article: how marketing through blogs helped clothing designer thrive « Branding Advice for the Fashion Business. Invalid Item (No longer available) Shopping Cart. Coquette: Bags. Making Your Own Custom Twitter Page - much easier than I thought! - Discussions - Business Topics - Etsy Teams. Will social bookmarking increase my Google ranking? Quick Find Seamstress Directory. Sources for Fabric and Craft Supplies in Chicago. Fabric Stores Roosevelt Road Loop Devon Avenue South Side Evanston (and points north) West Suburbs Craft Supplies and Other Useful Stuff Japanese and Oriental Stuff Metal and Wood Serious Art Supplies, Beads and other general craft supplies Millinery, Wigs and Artificial Hair Leather Other Mail-Order Sources Fabric Dye & Fabric Modification Books and Patterns Art Supplies/Other Copyright Katharine Whisler 1998.

Revised 2006. All rights reserved. 30 Great Places to Buy Fabric Online « The Humble Nest. Urban Nest » fabric.

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