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15 Chic and Creative Ways to Tie a Scarf. How to tie a half-bow scarf To tie the half-bow scarf, you should first loop the scarf around your neck and tie once– like the first step of tying your shoelaces.

15 Chic and Creative Ways to Tie a Scarf

Then, take one side of the scarf and make a one loop, as if you were only tying one side of the bow on your shoes. Take the longer section of the scarf and wrap it in front and then behind the entire scarf, next to your neck. Fluff the loop afterwards to taste. Browse All. Sort By: Oeuf Couture: How to Dress an Easter Egg Jeff_Rudell, contributor | April 16th, 2014 Who says every egg has to take the same color bath, year after year?

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This Easter I'm keeping all of my eggs "au naturel" but wrapping them in as much color as I can muster. view details Crumpled Up: How to Make Paper Flowers Jeff_Rudell, contributor | April 3rd, 2014 Take a break from the straight and narrow and free yourself up to make some mistakes. How to Make This Pretty Pink Clutch MaryRay, contributor | April 3rd, 2014 Chic raw-edge ruffles, pinked to create just the right amount of fraying and a smattering of beads, turn this silk clutch into an elegant—and fun—accessory. Make my Week #23 - sweatshirt restyle. Like my new mustard blazer?

Make my Week #23 - sweatshirt restyle

Here is what it used to look like: an XL men's sweatshirt (who had the good fortune of being a delightful colour!) Gather here, snip there... surprisingly it worked, is comfy, Freeneedle - The Best Free Sewing Patterns Online. Turn Your Ugly Christmas Sweaters into Warm Winter Mittens. Sun Painting (with Setacolor) Instructions. Sun Painting or Heliographic Art is a process whereby certain fabric paints are applied to fabric and while still wet, objects like stencils, leafs, feathers etc are placed onto the wet fabric.

Sun Painting (with Setacolor) Instructions

It is then placed in the sun. the outlines of the objects are transferred to the fabric. Setacolor Fabric Paint is what we recommend, the Transparent colors only. 1) Machine wash your fabric to remove sizing, then thoroughly dry and iron smooth. 2) Mix all colors (2 parts water to 1 part paint) Be sure to mix enough paint ahead of time! 3) Gather supplies: foam brushes, paints, saIt, and any items to be used to create designs like natural items). 4) Spread fabric over a smooth waterproof board and wet it with clean water using a foam brush or spray bottle.

Once wet the material will "stick" to the smooth, waterproof painting surface. Peinture Setacolor transparente pour tissu. Ribbons, hair bows, how to make korker bows. The Shirt Skirt. July 28, 2010 I’m so excited to post about this!

The Shirt Skirt

When I met Dana, I fell in love with the skirt she was wearing. She made it herself (obviously) and she showed us how simply she’d shirred the waistband. The next day, during the mystery workshop at Whipstitch, we were encouraged to use thrifted tees. I’m devastatingly terrified of knits so I steered clear and made my (award winning) cotton fabric dress.

I developed an idea in my head I thought just might be crazy enough to work. The Hubs thought I was a little crazy when I explained my idea to him. It’s the easiest thing in the world to do! The shirt skirt perfect for summertime. I wore the green and white one to Sofie’s birthday party. I had 2 women in Walmart stop me to tell me how comfy my skirt looked and when I told them how I made it, they demanded I call Rachael Ray immediately! The process is so easy. I do my shopping at Goodwill for 1 reason. So, get your super cheap thrifted shirt. Now, I break a rule of shirring. Bra to Bathingsuit DIY. Like my new bathingsuit top??

Bra to Bathingsuit DIY

In it's previous life it was a bra! Do you ever wish you could have a bathingsuit top that would fit as perfectly as your bra? Well now you can!! Materials and Supplies. How About Orange. Here's a look at our upstairs guest bathroom.

How About Orange

Last night I covered an accent wall with removable wallpaper. I love it! This bathroom has a peculiar layout. You walk in past the shower stall on the right, and when you hit the sink, you turn right to get to the toilet. Etsy - acheter et vendre du fait main, du vintage et des fournitures créatives. Art school in Montreal, Visual Arts Centre Montreal. DIY: V-neck into Gathered Cowl Collar. Supplies: 1/2 yard of fabric or scarf.

DIY: V-neck into Gathered Cowl Collar

This is an easy DIY to turn a plain v-neck into an interesting cowl collar. You can use a scarf, fabric, anything that will fit around the neckline. Before: Mine was a crew neck so I made it a vneck by cutting a v... I made a tube by folding a rectangle of fabric that measured 36 by 30 inches. I folded it in half long ways and sewed right sides together, then flipped it out. Gather folds with one end of the neck panel starting at the point of the vneck. Pin the rest of the neck piece along the vneck and back...Top stitch around or sew right sides together. Gather the rest on the collar overlapping with the front gathers.

Add buttons...or not.