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Bobby Pin Butterflies. Around this time of the year I start to crave color like I crave chocolate, potato chips, or coffee!

Bobby Pin Butterflies

It’s supposed to be spring, but outside, it is relentlessly cold, cloudy and gray. So as an offering to the vernal gods, I created these Bobby Pin Butterflies, wearable bursts of color meant to usher in sunnier times! No creature better manifests pure beauty and color than a butterfly. In fact, a group of butterflies is called a “kaleidoscope”!

To bring this particular kaleidoscope to life I used our new Mariposa Felt Bundle. Designed as an adorable hair accessory, these sweeties are also terrific for Easter decorating. And they couldn’t be easier to make. The Materials. Cute Fleece Pillow Stuffed Animal Toys. – September 10, 2011Posted in: Fabric Crafts, September Crafts Make pillows for children’s toys and gifts.

Cute Fleece Pillow Stuffed Animal Toys

Our quick and easy fish and bird designs will be hours of fun, and double as cute decor. Design a snowflake. Click within the grid lines on the left to start making a snowflake.

Design a snowflake

Any point that you make will also produce more points in the right place to create the symmetrical snowflake (reflective with six lines of symmetry). It will start drawing the snowflake in white. If you click on the same point again, it change it back to black. You can only click within the grid lines. You can remove the grid lines at any time to admire the snowflake, and then show them again to continue designing. Once you have created a snowflake, you can save it by copying the contents of the white box below, and pasting it into a word processor file. Series 7 - Ornament-ED Finale: Heart House Ornament. I have been feeling some feelings lately.

Series 7 - Ornament-ED Finale: Heart House Ornament

Like, feelings of well-being. D-I-Y: Loopy Christmas Balls. Ribbon Candy Ornaments. I remember trying to eat ribbon candy at Christmastime when I was a kid.

Ribbon Candy Ornaments

It was always a little too big for my mouth and didn’t really taste that great. But I ate it anyway, because it was one of those things that was only available this time of the year, which made it special. As the years passed, I got over the need to actually eat the stuff, but I still think it’s pretty. When my kids were small, we found kits to make ribbon candy ornaments from actual ribbon, thread and beads. This is my take on those, using wire instead of thread. Make Modern Paper Ornaments. Christmas Having completed yards of modern paper holiday garland, I wanted to create some more paper decorations to maintain the look and colors throughout my home.

Make Modern Paper Ornaments

Christmas Ornaments: Mice Ornaments. This photo originally appeared in FamilyFun Magazine Total Time 1 hour Ages all-ages Sweeten up the Christmas tree with a collection of chocolate mice ornaments. 101 Handmade Christmas Ornaments. Get ready for the holidays with handmade ornaments!

101 Handmade Christmas Ornaments

There’s something about handmade ornaments that really make me smile. I made ornaments every year with my mom as a child and creating this list reminded me of some of those classic ornaments. She still has some of them to hang on her tree! Cashmere bunny tutorial. We’ve got bunnies!

cashmere bunny tutorial

Super lux cashmere bunnies…mmm! I’ve acquired a lot of scraps from making recycled cashmere scarves last holiday. I’ve been trying to come up with a project that is scrap worthy. These are the perfect snuggle bunnies for the job. Symmetry in Snowflakes - Geometric Toys to Make. What you will make: After you complete this project, you will be able to make a snowflake from any square sheet of paper with easy folds and a few cuts.

Symmetry in Snowflakes - Geometric Toys to Make

You will learn how to make snowflakes by using the simple snowflake and plain square patterns first. Once you understand how to make a paper snowflake, get creative! Make snowflakes of your own design with white paper, colored paper, wrapping paper, origami paper, or just about any lightweight paper. Put your snowflakes in the window. Snowflakes, like many things in nature, are symmetrical. Aunt Annie's Crafts - Crafts and more, for all ages! Shamrock Barrette. When I was a kid, you didn’t dare go to bed on March 16th without something green on.

Shamrock Barrette

“But, I have green eyes!” Didn’t cut it. Spring Wreath with Coffee Filters and Food Coloring. {How To}Taming the Scrap Basket - Sewing Tutorial: Kanzashi Christmas Tree. Congratulation to the 3 winners who won the Green, Red and White trees during the Kanzashi Christmas Tree Giveaway Draw recently!!! Simple Homemade Christmas Ornaments. Glue and Glitter Snowflakes. There are currently no images from other crafters. close. Make Felt Christmas Ornaments from Better Homes and Gardens. Baby Owl Felt Ornament Skip the traditional red and green and craft this cute baby owl ornament from teal and green felt instead.To make:Trace our patterns, available below, onto white paper and cut out.Gather 12-inch pieces of teal, green, white, black, and yellow felt. Referring to the photo, trace the owl patterns onto felt; cut out.Hand-stitch the features to one body piece, using matching thread and running stitches.Layer the two body pieces with wrong sides together and insert the small owl wings between them.For the hanging loop, fold a 4-inch length of green ribbon and insert the ends at the top center between the body pieces.Using a 1/8-inch seam allowance, hand-stitch the body pieces together; catch the wings and hanging loops in the seam as you stitch.

Leave a 1-1/2-inch opening in the bottom of the ornament.Stuff the body with polyester fiberfill; stitch the opening closed. Get the patterns. PartridgeinaPearTreeOrnamentSet. 40+ Scented Sachets To Make: {Free Patterns. Here’s a nice collection featuring many different types of scented sachets you can make that I’ve collected from around the ‘net. These make great stocking stuffers and gifts throughout the year for both young and old, something here to suit everyone’s taste and crafting ability! I’ve broken them into three different groups: Fabric & Sewing, Crochet & Knitting, and then Paper (most are sewn).

Enjoy! Update: I added a couple vintage patterns at the bottom of the page (crochet). Fabric & Sewn housewrenstudio.typepad.com. Tutowlrial. DIY - Pretty Pens. Here is a super easy, super cheap way of customizing your own pens! Keep reading to find out how. Make It: Felt Birthday Banner. Make It: Felt Birthday Banner. Summer Living: Patriotic Red, White, and Blue Crafts - Martha Stewart.