Indie Crafts http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com Cool and hipster handmade movement Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:39:40 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 25 Clever Burlap DIY Projects http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/09/01/25-clever-burlap-diy-projects/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/09/01/25-clever-burlap-diy-projects/#respond Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:39:40 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9894

Burlap is a huge trend right now. I’m not really a fan of burlap, to me it’s itchy. But a lot of people love it.

Annette from FiberArtsy created a round up of 25 fun burlap projects from a bunch … Read More ...

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Burlap is a huge trend right now. I’m not really a fan of burlap, to me it’s itchy. But a lot of people love it.

Annette from FiberArtsy created a round up of 25 fun burlap projects from a bunch … Read More ...

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9 Animal Crochet Patterns http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/31/9-animal-crochet-pattens/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/31/9-animal-crochet-pattens/#comments Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:55:22 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9954 animals

Do you have the wonderful talent in the art of crochet?  If so, you will want to check out these 9 patterns from across the web of different animal patterns.  They are all so cute and cuddly that I don’t … Read More ...

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Do you have the wonderful talent in the art of crochet?  If so, you will want to check out these 9 patterns from across the web of different animal patterns.  They are all so cute and cuddly that I don’t … Read More ...

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DIY Shibori http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/31/diy-shibori/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/31/diy-shibori/#respond Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:32:51 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9886

Shell is guest posting on the blog, Kittenhood with a tutorial and photos for creating Shibori. Shibori is a Japanese fabric dying technique, It’s all about how you fold the fabric. The different techniques will give you different finished looks … Read More ...

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Shell is guest posting on the blog, Kittenhood with a tutorial and photos for creating Shibori. Shibori is a Japanese fabric dying technique, It’s all about how you fold the fabric. The different techniques will give you different finished looks … Read More ...

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Free Applique Template: The Quiet Fox http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/30/free-applique-template-the-quiet-fox/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/30/free-applique-template-the-quiet-fox/#respond Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:25:29 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9878

Foxes are one of the many trends right now. I must say, I think they’re just as cute as owls.

Cass from Cass Can Sew designed The Quiet Fox applique and recently made it available for free download to use … Read More ...

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Foxes are one of the many trends right now. I must say, I think they’re just as cute as owls.

Cass from Cass Can Sew designed The Quiet Fox applique and recently made it available for free download to use … Read More ...

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DIY Donut Bulletin Board http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/29/diy-donut-bulletin-board/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/29/diy-donut-bulletin-board/#comments Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:19:01 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9869

I love this Donut Bulletin Board that was posted on the Paint the Gown Red blog. It even has *sprinkle push pins*. Isn’t that just adorable? I think it’s the cutest.

Jamie posted the tutorial for both the bulletin board … Read More ...

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I love this Donut Bulletin Board that was posted on the Paint the Gown Red blog. It even has *sprinkle push pins*. Isn’t that just adorable? I think it’s the cutest.

Jamie posted the tutorial for both the bulletin board … Read More ...

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DIY No Sew Quilt Block Using Paper http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/28/diy-no-sew-quilt-block-using-paper/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/28/diy-no-sew-quilt-block-using-paper/#respond Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:28:19 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9861

I love this project that Donna from Purl3agony sent in. Donna doesn’t sew much, so she used recycled papers to create a piece of amazing wall art that resembles a quilt!

Here’s what Donna said about her project- “I love … Read More ...

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I love this project that Donna from Purl3agony sent in. Donna doesn’t sew much, so she used recycled papers to create a piece of amazing wall art that resembles a quilt!

Here’s what Donna said about her project- “I love … Read More ...

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Peg People Printable Clothes – Ninjas and Pirates http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/27/peg-people-printable-clothes-ninjas-and-pirates/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/27/peg-people-printable-clothes-ninjas-and-pirates/#respond Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:23:54 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9851

Dora from Plenty of Paprika shared these cute little peg ninjas on her blog! Not only are you likely to get inspiration just from looking at their cuteness, Dora also shared some free printables so that you can create your … Read More ...

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Dora from Plenty of Paprika shared these cute little peg ninjas on her blog! Not only are you likely to get inspiration just from looking at their cuteness, Dora also shared some free printables so that you can create your … Read More ...

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Book Review + Giveaway: Beaded Bracelets http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/26/book-review-giveaway-beaded-bracelets/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/26/book-review-giveaway-beaded-bracelets/#comments Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:14:46 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9902

Today I am reviewing the book Beaded Bracelets by Claudine McCormack Jalajas. Here’s a quick blurb about the book-

Beaded Bracelets (Running Press; August 2014; $18.00 US / $21.00 CAN) is a jewelry crafter’s guide to 25 original … Read More ...

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Today I am reviewing the book Beaded Bracelets by Claudine McCormack Jalajas. Here’s a quick blurb about the book-

Beaded Bracelets (Running Press; August 2014; $18.00 US / $21.00 CAN) is a jewelry crafter’s guide to 25 original … Read More ...

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DIY Leather Phone Strap http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/26/diy-leather-phone-strap/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/26/diy-leather-phone-strap/#respond Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:18:11 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9843

Vanessa recently sent in a tutorial for creating a Leather Phone Strap that she posted on her blog, Cafe Craftea. It could also be used to hold things like your wallet, keys, camera, or any other loose items you have!… Read More ...

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Vanessa recently sent in a tutorial for creating a Leather Phone Strap that she posted on her blog, Cafe Craftea. It could also be used to hold things like your wallet, keys, camera, or any other loose items you have!… Read More ...

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Fabric Scrap Weaving http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/25/fabric-scrap-weaving/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/25/fabric-scrap-weaving/#respond Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:13:15 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9835

Weaving is hugely popular right now, don’t you think? I’ve been considering trying to do some weaving, and I love this idea of weaving with fabric scraps from Buttons and Paint…

Here’s what they have to say about their fun … Read More ...

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Weaving is hugely popular right now, don’t you think? I’ve been considering trying to do some weaving, and I love this idea of weaving with fabric scraps from Buttons and Paint…

Here’s what they have to say about their fun … Read More ...

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DIY: Watercolor Affirmation Cards http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/24/diy-watercolor-affirmation-cards/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/24/diy-watercolor-affirmation-cards/#respond Sun, 24 Aug 2014 12:58:02 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9824

Make your own affirmation cards and place them around your home as a reminder to embrace ‘happy thoughts’ instead of dwell on the negative.

Rachel, from Adventures in Making, shared a tutorial for creating these watercolor styled affirmation cards. I … Read More ...

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Make your own affirmation cards and place them around your home as a reminder to embrace ‘happy thoughts’ instead of dwell on the negative.

Rachel, from Adventures in Making, shared a tutorial for creating these watercolor styled affirmation cards. I … Read More ...

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DIY Pop of Color Makeup Mirror http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/23/diy-pop-of-color-makeup-mirror/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/23/diy-pop-of-color-makeup-mirror/#respond Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:40:34 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9814

Stephanie from DIY Made Simple sent in a link to her restyled mirror! She gave her makeup mirror a new look using some spray paint and shared how she did it on her blog!

Here’s what Stephanie has to say … Read More ...

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Stephanie from DIY Made Simple sent in a link to her restyled mirror! She gave her makeup mirror a new look using some spray paint and shared how she did it on her blog!

Here’s what Stephanie has to say … Read More ...

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DIY Interchangeable Studded Hair Combs http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/22/diy-interchangeable-studded-hair-combs/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/22/diy-interchangeable-studded-hair-combs/#respond Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:59:40 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9787 Vanessa shared this DIY on making Interchangeable Studded Hair Combs on her blog, Cafe Craftea. I think these are really neat.

This is what Vanessa wrote about here project- “As you may know, I’m always a fan of interchangeable/multi-wear/multi-use things. … Read More ...

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Vanessa shared this DIY on making Interchangeable Studded Hair Combs on her blog, Cafe Craftea. I think these are really neat.

This is what Vanessa wrote about here project- “As you may know, I’m always a fan of interchangeable/multi-wear/multi-use things. … Read More ...

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DIY Wrapping Paper from Food http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/21/diy-wrapping-paper-from-food/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/21/diy-wrapping-paper-from-food/#respond Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:32:56 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9752

Have you ever tried to create wrapping paper out of food? I haven’t but I love this idea.

ere’s what the folks at Oubly have to say- “If you’re sick of showing up to a party with another drab present … Read More ...

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Have you ever tried to create wrapping paper out of food? I haven’t but I love this idea.

ere’s what the folks at Oubly have to say- “If you’re sick of showing up to a party with another drab present … Read More ...

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DIY Giant Triangle Driftwood Crystal Dreamcatcher http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/20/diy-giant-triangle-driftwood-crystal-dreamcatcher/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/20/diy-giant-triangle-driftwood-crystal-dreamcatcher/#respond Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:09:49 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9733

Brigette from the Free People Blog is sharing this tutorial on how to create Giant Triangle Driftwood Crystal Dream Catchers.

Brigette says- “They’re really simple to make – you just need patience and a bit of time. It’s a very … Read More ...

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Brigette from the Free People Blog is sharing this tutorial on how to create Giant Triangle Driftwood Crystal Dream Catchers.

Brigette says- “They’re really simple to make – you just need patience and a bit of time. It’s a very … Read More ...

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