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Embroidered DIY Merit Badges. While my Girl Scout career was brief, I still carry a love for those iconic little badges I earned way back when.

Embroidered DIY Merit Badges

For this week’s How-Tuesday post, I’ve cooked up a DIY twist on classic scout badges. Make your own version to honor an accomplishment, good deed, skill earned, or just for fun. Keep it for yourself, bestow it on a friend, make them at your Craft Party, or tip your hat to dad for Father’s Day. Stitch a diamond badge along with me, or dream up your own design. You Will Need:Fabric (6″ x 6″ or so) Embroidery floss ScissorsFelt (2″ x 2″ or so) 4″ embroidery hoop Pencil Water soluble marker Embroidery needle 1″ bar pin backPinsDiamond merit badge template PDF (optional)Fray Check (optional) DIY Peter Pan Collar. We almost lost our marbles when we first spotted these scalloped white Louis Vuitton collars on the runway.

DIY Peter Pan Collar

And so when Lucky Magazine asked us to create a tutorial for their November issue, DIYing Peter Pan collars was an absolute no-brainer. Crisp, feminine, and perfect for fall, who would have thought Neverland could look so chic? You’ll need:2 scalloped edged collar pieces cut from white felt or rubber flannel (pattern downloadable here)a single hole punch or leather rotary hole punch1 yard of white ribbona needle and threadhot glue gunbutton. How To Make a Bow Tie. In our local shop we sell tons of vintage bow ties.

How To Make a Bow Tie

We could never keep them in stock, so we started making them! Do It Yourself Converse. Dans chaque « shoesing » trône au minimum une paire de Converse usée.

Do It Yourself Converse

20 doll + toy patterns to sew. DIY : des sweats brodés. 9 janvier 2013 Un tuto simplissime (si vous n’avez jamais brodé, ne fuyez pas !)

DIY : des sweats brodés

Pour customiser les sweats de vos nabots (ou les vôtres, tiens d’ailleurs). Et comme c’est le premier jour des soldes, c’est le moment où jamais de dénicher le sweat tout bête qui une fois customisé, fera un carton auprès de vos petits peaux-rouges et autres matelots… DIY Moccasins for Children. Finding cute shoes for babies and toddlers can be hard sometimes.

DIY Moccasins for Children

DIY party dress for New Year’s Eve ! I warned you yesterday with my black and white inspiration board, this New Year is going to be classy !

DIY party dress for New Year’s Eve !

I have been working on my DIY party dress for New Year’s Eve for a few days, thinking about what could be the perfect update for my old Forever 21 net dress… Well, this is it ! A two step project including a “how to add sleeves to a dress” tutorial as well as a “How to make a scalloped leather belt” tutorial ! Machine à coudre : Les premiers pas. Novice en couture, la manipulation de votre machine vous angoisse ?

Apprenez à enfiler votre machine à coudre et à remplir la canette en toute simplicité. Découvrez notre pas à pas en vidéo avec l’expertise des ateliers Bobines et Combines. Merci à Bobines et Combines pour leurs conseils avisés. DIY « Louis Vuitton » + CONCOURS! C’est avec une émotion à peine contenue que je vous écris ce billet… 2057 likes ce matin sur facebook donc c’est décidé, tous les 1000 ( vous vous rendez compte!?)

DIY « Louis Vuitton » + CONCOURS!

Je vous ferai gagner un DIY… je me doute bien que ce rythme va se calmer mais profitons en! Et aujourd’hui en plus de vos faire gagner le sac « Louis Vuitton », vous allez aussi pouvoir gagner le cahier de vacances Etsy (trop bien!) DIY COL CIRCUS. Le jeudi, c’est broderie!

DIY COL CIRCUS

Un petit DIY de rentrée, histoire de reprendre doucement et puis de quoi vous faire dédramatiser la broderie… L’autre jour je me rendais je ne sais plus où, mais j’ai croisé une jeune femme qui portait un tee shirt blanc tout bête avec un col à pailettes dorées encadré par deux bandes noires… Etait- ce de la sérigraphie? Le headband de Make my Lemonade. Lisa propose régulièrement des projets créatifs originaux et bien pensés sur son blog, Make My Lemonade (si vous ne connaissez pas encore, prévoyez de longues heures devant vous, pour découvrir toutes les idées qu’elle vous propose, vous n’allez plus savoir où donner de la tête).

Le headband de Make my Lemonade

Field of Flowers Costume. Make Your Own Tassel Scarf. I love a pop of color in my outfits! This tassel scarf is the perfect way to spice up a neutral outfit. I will wear this scarf with jeans, dresses and over light jackets. Here's how you can make your own: Strawberry Reusable Grocery Bag. The first time I saw this strawberry reusable grocery bag was when I visited Taiwan end of last year. I did so much shopping that I didn’t have enough grocery bag to use. Luckily my friend borrowed her strawberry grocery bag to me when I needed it the most. It is so cute and the folding to keep the grocery bag into a tiny cute little strawberry drawstring bag really amazed me.

★ Les lundis téléchargeables ! - Ernest est céleste. On est mercredi ?! Ah oui déjà ! Canoe Ridge Creations: hexagon coaster tutorial. Hey there -- i'm megan and welcome to my stop on the Festival of Hexagons blog hop hosted by Ali of a squared w! If you are new to Canoe Ridge Creations, i hope you take a second to look around and find some inspiration to create something wonderful yourself. sharing my creations + inspiring others to create is what it's all about! Today i've got a fun + fast tutorial to share with you all -- the hexagon coaster tutorial. this diy project is beginner friendly and a great scrap buster too. let's get started!

Fabric requirements: scraps! 6" x 6" batting6" x 6" backing fabric cutting:one 1 3/4" hexagon (remember -- hexagon size refers to the measurement along 1 side, not the measurement through the center of the hexagon)six 1 1/2" x 3 1/2" rectangles sewing: 1. place one 1 1/2" x 3 1/2" rectangle on top of the 1 3/4" hexagon, right sides together (RST). pin as pictured above, leaving 1/2" (on the left side) unpinned. Zipper Pencil Case. Sew Zipper Pencil CaseTo make: 1 Sewing Pattern: Download pdf sewing pattern here.Materials: 1. Fabric – cotton or linen mixed, 15″x 17″ 2. Fabric – lining, 15″ x 17″ 3. Batting – 10″ x 17″ 4. Muslin – 10″ x 17″ 5. Interfacing – medium/thick, 9″ x 17″ 6. Puff paint onesies. By now you should know that I am a BIG fan of puff paint (otherwise known as 3-D paint or dimensional paint) see here, here, here and here.

I always like using it to create pattern on the surface of many different things. And when faced with the challenge of starting to collect baby clothes for our new addition (all the info here), I decided I would rather make or alter things for the first few weeks instead of spending money on expensive clothing- there will be enough time for that in the future :) So I decided to use dimensional paint to alter a handful of white cotton onesies. ummmm.... are babies really this small?!?! Hand Stamped D.I.Y. Pony Print Dress. Hi there! And yet another clothes hanger tutorial... You might start wondering if all is well with me... Another clothes hanger tutorial?! Really!? Creative with espadrilles. I have this love hate relationship with espadrilles. I always loved them because they stand for summer. Whenever they show up you know summer's around the corner. Summer. Flower petal shoes. It's like the past couple of weeks all I've been doing is packing and unpacking.

First for the move. Then big girl M. left on a trip with school (which was great, by the way!). Yesterday little H. left with her class for a trip until the end of the week. And today, before dawn, K. set off on a business trip. Chaussons d'enfant en tissu, Patron couture gratuit. Cravate : son tutorial. Nouvelle destination Avis à toutes mes fidèles lectrices et lecteurs. Après 3 ans et demi sur Canalblog et xxxxxxx billets, je vous invite dans mon... Lire la suite › Expo-vente de créateurs - Vente Ephémère - Bonjour à Toutes et à Tous, J'ai un peu disparu et donc, voilà je vous révèle ce je faisais dans les coulises. Style me georgous Je vous fait découvrir le site Style me Georgous, il est superbe et pleins de jolies surprises pour vos enfants. Kelli Murray's Blog » Blog Archive » DIY JERSEY BABY HEADBAND. DIY Denim + Lace Shirt. DIY projects made from everyday objects.

Wool Camera Wrap. Have & Make: Graphic Triangle Pillow.