Learn how to make a funky hair bow using the Mini Bowdabra and Hair Bow Tool & Ruler. This funky hair bow is sure to make a bold statement and add fun to any outfit. I added a mixture of styles including craft boa, yarn, lace, grosgrain, and satin to give this bow a totally […]
Craft Basics: Ideas and Inspiration
Looking for craft ideas and inspiration? You’ve come to the right place. Browse all our projects below for craft basics inspiration for all levels of crafting. Click on any project image below for detailed instructions and tips.
I bet if you look around in your closet or dresser, you’ll find it- a blah, boring tank top or tee-shirt. You can transform it in about 2 hours (plus drying time) into a fun, stylish top! You only need a few tools and supplies, so let’s get started. You’ll need: Clover Yo-Yo makers in […]
If you craft with fabric or trims, then you need to become acquainted with Fabri-Tac. It’s a clear, very thick/viscous liquid adhesive that sets up quickly and is ideal for gluing fabric, ribbons, canvas, upholstery, trims, and even buttons! Here are some of the applications: • Permanent, fast grab, quick drying, crystal clear, and washable. […]
One of the coolest things about attending CHA is seeing what the trends are in products and crafting. I’m pleased to say that mixed-media canvas was everywhere, in almost every booth! I felt compelled to take some photos to inspire you on different ways to make canvas art your own! At the Plaid booth, Steve […]
There is a new product on the market we can’t wait to share with you- Pearl Pens by Viva Decor! These rich, creamy pearl and matte colors work like a fabric paint- simply squeeze the bottle to make a line or “Pearls.” The more you squeeze, the bigger your pearl gets! What’s also grand about […]
Tote bags are one of my favorite crafty things to make, and I had a lot of fun decorating two embroidery designs with the Hot-Fix Rhinestones, that I eventually turned into a fun little bag. I made a video showing how I decorated the tote with the Rhinestone Setter Hot-Fix Applicator Wand and the accompanying […]