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Change perspectives to take great shots. We’ve discussed natural lighting, changing backgrounds and adding props to your photos to improve the shots of your handmade craft item.

Change perspectives to take great shots

Sometimes though a well-lit shot and great set up just aren’t enough, sometimes you need to add a little extra. It’s all in the details! When selling on the web, whether it be your online shop, on Etsy or Ebay, try to include as many shots of your handmade product as you can. Buyers like to see as much of the item as they can. You may think that your product is extra soft and cuddly, well try and convey this message to the buyer. Consider what makes your item special. Colcha de patchwork con forma de perchero - Parte 3 (Bolso) Un quilt mediterráneo contemporáneo para Sitges 2014. Empieza el Festival de Sitges 2014, se acaba la espera de todas la quilters, por fin vamos a poder descubrir todos los quilts presentados en la exposición-concurso de este año, “Mediterráneo” y todos los quilts expuestos en las varias exposiciones preparadas por la AEP.

Un quilt mediterráneo contemporáneo para Sitges 2014

“Menorca”, France Buyle 2014 Os presento mi modesta contribución a la exposición AEP, que seguro no será ni la más grande — mis quilts no suelen ser gigantes nunca — ni la más espectacular ni la que más horas de trabajo conlleva. Al menos entra en el tema del concurso sin estrechar la imaginación, y espero que también quepa en la categoría “Contemporáneo” en la cual lo presenté, a ver que opináis. Este año, había que escoger la categoría en el momento de enviar el quilt, y la verdad, amigas quilters, es que mientras es fácil descartar algunas categorías, no es tán sencillo elegir la que toca. No me costó en absoluto decidir, por ejemplo, que este quilt no podía competir para nada en las categorías siguientes: Interchangeable Bowtie Onesie….with Attached Suspenders (2 variations. Oh my word……I’m completely loving this whole “boy” change-of-pace.

Interchangeable Bowtie Onesie….with Attached Suspenders (2 variations

It causes me to think a little more because, well, creating ruffled skirts and flower accessories just pops right into my head. RECICLAWOMANS: junio 2010. Sewing News....Hexi Bag - The Sewing Loft. I have some exciting news….

Sewing News....Hexi Bag - The Sewing Loft

Actually, it was just another day round here until I got an unexpected phone call from my mother. You know the one where you can tell she is excited and proud at the same time. Free Shortcut Quilt Pattern from Fat Quarter Shop Features Charm Packs. Charm Pack Cherry is the third project in the Shortcut Quilts Series from Fat Quarter Shop (FQS).

Free Shortcut Quilt Pattern from Fat Quarter Shop Features Charm Packs

This semi-regular quilt program is designed to make great use of pre-cut bundles; it features projects that are fast, simple and cute-as-can-be! The original Jelly Roll Jam was followed by Layer Cake Lemonade and now: Charm Pack Cherry. Each one is just as delicious as it sounds... deliciously easy! Our thanks to all our friends at Fat Quarter Shop for allowing us to feature this new quilt and to give away a set of FOUR Charm Packs to one lucky S4H visitor to make her/his very own version of the quilt top. Origami Rose of Kade Chan tutorial 摺紙玫瑰花教學 ( Kade Chan ) Paper flower folding (Easy and clear tutorial) Fabricación de una rosa de gasa. Tendencias de la boda para las novias con estilo + Creativas. If you loved the beautiful DIY wedding this morning and Nata’s gorgeous paper flower bouquets, you are in luck as Nata is sharing how she crafted them with us!

Tendencias de la boda para las novias con estilo + Creativas

She was inspired by a template created by Morgan Levine on Martha Stewart (as was I in the flowers I created for this styled shoot). I just love that this basic idea has inspired different brides to create their own version of giant paper flowers – you might remember these equally awesome giant paper flowers from this wedding I shared last year. :) Thanks so much Nata for sharing how you created your giant pink paper rose + special thanks to Studio Castillero for the photos of the DIY + her wedding!

Step 1: Cut the petals. Kireei, cosas bellas - Part 5. Nunca he hecho jabón en casa, y es algo que me gustaría intentar algún día pero como no sabría por donde empezar me he puesto en contacto con Mercedes, de Campo di fiore, para que nos muestre, con un detallado tutorial, como hacer un jabón artesano de manera sencilla.

Kireei, cosas bellas - Part 5

Espero que os resulte inspirador. A mi ya me han entrado ganas de ponerme manos a la obra. Hola, soy Mercedes de Campo di fiore, hacemos jabones 100% naturales basados en la receta original del jabón de Castilla. Pero hoy no he venido a hablar de eso, sino a enseñaros a preparar un jabón en casa cómodamente, y en muy poquito tiempo. Super Easy Way to Make A ' Real Rose ' From Paper Tutorial. White cardstock rose. Tutorial: Rosas de papel. Paper roses. Como elaborar un prendedor de flor en tela. Spring Chicks, a tutorial... - Buzzmills. It's Spring!

Spring Chicks, a tutorial... - Buzzmills

And, it's nearly Easter! Here is a sweet (but not candy) little chickey that sews up quickly and is perfect for the Easter basket. Oh, and did I mention, he's mini (just like my bunnies), perfect for little hands! What you need: felt, coordinating embroidery thread, Spring Chick template, scissors, needle, stuffing Cut out pattern pieces, four large triangles for the chick, one for the beak, one pair of feet. Place first two triangles together, knot your thread, bring it up through two pieces about 1/2" from the corner. Stitch together using a blanket stitch, work to the corner and then up toward the top, stopping about 1 1/2" from the bottom. Once you get to the top, add your third triangle and blanket stitch two and three together moving down toward the bottom and around the bottom corner to stitch the bottom closed ~1/2" again. ( *Note*, I add a little tag as a tail here between the third and fourth triangles.) Bumblebee Bags: Adding a Hard Bottom to Your Bags.

I love a hard bottom on a bag...I think it adds a touch of polish not to mention helps it be more stable and durable.

Bumblebee Bags: Adding a Hard Bottom to Your Bags

Lekala 4162 Fitted Blazer. Pulseras hippies DIY. Sew Unnecessary: Lekala 4162 Fitted Blazer. How to Sew a Blazer - Sleeves and Collar. Hello there!

How to Sew a Blazer - Sleeves and Collar

If you are new here, you might want to subscribe via email so you don't miss a post. Hello again! Today in the how to sew a blazer sewalong we’re covering how to set in our blazer sleeves and how to make the collar and stand. In case you missed it, on Monday we talked patternmaking, on Tuesday we covered darts and the front, and on Wednesday we sewed the pockets, side seams and shoulders. Let’s start with the sleeves. When you turn your sleeves right side out, and lay them side by side, you’ll see a difference in where the seams land. Now with your sleeves right side out and your blazer wrong side out, pin your sleeve to the blazer, matching the under sleeve seams with the side piece seams. To get the sleeve to lie really nicely, you can also clip to (but not through) the stitch line all around the sleeve.

How to Bag a Jacket Lining. Here it is, my tutorial on how to line a jacket using the ‘bagged’ method. This jacket lining method gives the most professional results, requires the least amount of hand sewing and is also the quickest. Custom tailor a blazer – in detail. After spotting this jacket at DI, I knew that someone had to own it. So, I rushed me friend Meta on over there and she snatched it up! Isn’t it the most amazing jacket ever!? This is one of my favorite colors right now, and it looks beautiful on meta with her blonde hair and pretty green eyes (and not to mention those blue pants). Koi Canvas Super Tote. Koi Canvas, need I say more?! This collection (Rashida Coleman-Hale for Cloud 9 Fabrics) has the most beautiful jewel toned colors. The canvas is exceptionally soft. Of course canvas lends itself well to bags and home dec items. And of course you can combine it with the Koi quilting cotton collection, too.

Oversize Zippered Clutch: Must-Have Bags with When we're tracking the latest fashion flavors, we like to browse high-end sites to see which styles are selling for hundreds of dollars. Then we figure out what we could do to make that look easier, better, and all our own. For our Must-Have Bags week with this meant taking a peek at what was flying off the shelves at Coach and Saks Fifth Avenue, among others. Scrap It: Gift Card Case or Biz Card Holder. Ahhhhh, the gift card. It seems to be such a common choice, and not just as a last minute grab for someone hard to shop for. Gift cards appear to be the go-to gift for anyone and any occasion. Let's face it - they're easy to find, quick to buy, come in any denomination, and are... stunningly impersonal. Dotty Pouches TUTORIAL - may chappell. Falling Shamrock Tea Towel. Hühner-Eier oder Eier-Hühner: Was denn nun? Episode 704.

Mod Purse Refashion, a Tutorial. The mod purse refashion is officially my first project inspired by Instagram. Are you guys on IG yet? I am addicted, and its bad. I follow all of these amazing people, and see all of these amazing photographs, that at some point it was bound to happen. I got inspired. Travel wallet - Project - The Spotlight Inspiration Room. Create a travel accessory that is uniquely yours and save money to boot on preparations for your next great adventure.

Final Result. Confección de mangas. Aunque existen diferentes modelos de mangas todas se confeccionan de la misma forma. La confección de mangas requiere cuidado para que no resulten sobrantes ni se hagan frunces o pliegues donde no se necesitan. Trazo del cuello para la chaqueta. Sacs - Sac Bowling - Au Fil du Temps. Tuto sac bowling. Tutorial patchwork para hacer cartera de mano por Telaria.