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Madigan Made { simple ideas for crafts, recipes and decor }: Beachy glass gem wall art {the water's edge} Madigan made... glass gem marbles into 'art.'

Madigan Made { simple ideas for crafts, recipes and decor }: Beachy glass gem wall art {the water's edge}

Imagine you are standing on a beach at the water's edge. You look down at a wave coming into shore. The blue water and foamy bubbles sparkle in the sun as the water comes toward you. The edges of the foam stretch along the sand but can't quite swallow up your toes. Then the wave gives up and slides gently back into the sea. No-interfacing Storage Basket Tutorial. As promised, a recipe for making washable stand-up storage baskets: You'll need to cut 2 of each of these pieces (click on the pic to enlarge it to a readable size).

No-interfacing Storage Basket Tutorial

The measurements are in centimetres because that's the way I was brought up (sorry). A seam allowance of 1cm is included in these measurements. This basket's base is 15cm wide, but you could make any size using this slightly haphazard formula, where x is the width of the base and y is the height of the basket. Anthropologie inspired knotted bedding part 2 (putting it all together) Lazy Daisy Pillowcases. I just bought some organic sheets for the girls’ beds, but wanted to add something sweet to the plain white.

Lazy Daisy Pillowcases

So I used a freezer paper stencil and some embroidery to make these cheerful daisies. I’ve been inspired a lot lately by Vera Neumann prints. Here’s what you’ll need: daisy templatepainter’s tapecraft knifecutting matpillowcasesfreezer paper (found at the grocery store)ironfabric paintfoam or stencil brush (I use the end of a foam roller)scrap cardboard or plasticembroidery floss in yellow and greenembroidery needle If you’ve never made a freezer paper stencil before, you’ll find that they couldn’t be easier. Allow the paint to dry for at least 24 hours, then start the embroidery. Build a Stone Bath Mat. Tutorials for Recycling T-Shirts. So way way back, in June, I wrote this Studio Organization post, about starting the process of organizing my studio by cleaning out the closet full of junk.

Tutorials for Recycling T-Shirts

Well, it's September and...let's just say the closet is a work in progress. Some of the things that are taking up space in the closet are shirts that I never wear anymore. DIY - Pearl Strand Lamp. Woven Jelly Roll Rug. Hello!

Woven Jelly Roll Rug

This is Jera {} bringing you this fun weekend rug project that requires just 1 jelly roll. Make a free rug for yourself by checking out my blog for a jelly roll giveaway! I used the collection ‘Wild Rose’ by Blackbird Designs. It makes a beautiful rug to display in your sewing room or to put by the fireplace. Seven simple steps below! * THE COUNTRY CHIC COTTAGE (DIY, Home Decor, Crafts, Farmhouse): Burlap and Ribbon Pillows. Burlap and ribbon seem to be a good pair — don’t ya think?

* THE COUNTRY CHIC COTTAGE (DIY, Home Decor, Crafts, Farmhouse): Burlap and Ribbon Pillows

I made some mini pillows to go in my little vintage wagon. I think they have a “pottery barnish” feel. So, wanna make some? You will need burlap, ribbon, and some other fabric (white cotton works). For the first rectangular version, I cut the burlap and fabric into 7×9 inch squares. Here is the secret — you can remove those strings in the burlap. Cheap Metal Hooks Turn Sticks to DIY Wooden Coat Hangers. Like some kind of modern green alchemy, the genius of this DIY design idea is in its extreme simplicity.

Cheap Metal Hooks Turn Sticks to DIY Wooden Coat Hangers

It requires two objects that are easy to acquire – one you can buy for a few cents and the other you can find anywhere on the ground – and turns them into an everyday household object more unique and stylish than the mass-produced equivalent. There is nothing to explain and the non-profit design group Les Petit Reins wants no money for the idea that nor do they sell this as a product. Given how easy and obvious it is, has no real chance of becoming a copyright anyway. Crafty Nest. Crayon Hearts. Anthro Inspired Ruffle Shower Curtain Tutorial. *This tutorial was made by Kate @ see kate sew for her win in the Dollar Store Find challenge* do YOU need a ruffle shower curtain too?

Anthro Inspired Ruffle Shower Curtain Tutorial

I promise you’ll feel awesome every time you see it. All you’ll need is 5 cheapo vinyl shower curtains and your sewing machine. To get started, unfold your shower curtain and then refold it into eighths by folding it in half the longwise a few times. This will just make it easier to cut into strips. Cut 4 of the shower curtains into 10 inch strips. To make each ruffle, pin and sew 2 strips together. Pull to gather the vinyl. Anthro Pillow Tutorial. Here is how I did it.

Anthro Pillow Tutorial

Supplies -Coordinating fabrics of your choice. Yardage depends on what size pillow you are making (you will need the size of your pillow + 1 inch. and then however much you want for your pintucking accent piece. It takes a bit of fabric for the pintucking… I just kinda winged it in the measurements. Assume you will need more cause it does go through the fabric kinda quickly. -Sewing machine -Matching thread. Anthropologie Georgina Bedding Knock-Off Tutorial. *Tutorial by Bessie @ Besserina for her win of the Knock-Off challenge* I created this version of Georgina Bedding from Anthropologie to fit a toddler bed.

Anthropologie Georgina Bedding Knock-Off Tutorial

Sort of Anthropologie meets Posh Tots! Adjust the measurements if needed for your own personal use. Materials. For the home. Wedding Ring Pillow. Zipper foot attachment(These first few steps are the same as in the Wedding Decoration Tutorial.) First cut the bottom seam off your t- shirt. Now from the bottom up of your t-shirt, and using only the all white area, you are going to cut strips of 1 inch in width. Make sure you snip either end of your strips to create 2 strips each. Put your sewing machine to the “running stitch” or the “basting stitch.”

On my sewing machine that is the longest stitch of 5. Comment in any post this week for your chance to win one of these great prizes: $15 gift certificate to Shey B; $15 Gift Certificate to Blessed Designs; $15 gift certificate to Galyan Girls; $15 gift certificate to Girly Girl Bags; $15 gift certificate to Sew,Mama,Sew! Vinyl on canvas : mini tutorial. First off hello! Spruce up your towel. So it's no secret we've been spending oodles and oodles of time at the pool. i wish it was the beach, but that's too far away, so the pool it shall be.i've been asked by mique of 30 days to do a tutorial for her "funner in the summer" series. and nothing speaks more to me than a big ol nice beach/pool towel.i took one big hot pink towel from ikea and coordinated it with two light pink hand towels also from ikea and created a super cute want to show this off to everyone towel. supplies needed:* one beach size towel* two small hand towels in coordinating color. *heat 'n bond iron on adhesive *bowls and cups of different sizes (edited to bowls and not bowels!)

Winning tutorial: the snow ruffle pillow. Hello! No, i haven't forgotten what i said the other day about giving something away for your time. i've decided to give a few things away, and i'll be picking later today i promise! But for now check this out: a lot of you knew my project the minute it showed up.i guess many of you, and others a like, liked it pretty well because it won this round over at sytyc!!! THANK YOU. :) V and co tutorial: make your own custom art. Full-size Duvet Cover. No-interfacing Storage Basket Tutorial. IKEA Hackers. V and Co how to: shag pillow. *no animals or plants were hurt in the making of this project. *one really stupid person did get hurt in the making of this project, but she would like to mention that even though the needle swear words passed her lips. it's was a modern day miracle.

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