Indie Crafts http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com Cool and hipster handmade movement Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:28:19 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 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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punk projects: Glitter Shirts DIY http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/19/punk-projects-glitter-shirts-diy/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/19/punk-projects-glitter-shirts-diy/#respond Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:05:33 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9723

On my own blog, Punk Projects, I posted this tutorial on how to make your own glitter shirts!

To answer what is probably your first question- no, they aren’t washable!

These were meant to be just a one day wear. … Read More ...

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On my own blog, Punk Projects, I posted this tutorial on how to make your own glitter shirts!

To answer what is probably your first question- no, they aren’t washable!

These were meant to be just a one day wear. … Read More ...

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DIY Triangle Plant Pots http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/18/diy-triangle-plant-pots/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/18/diy-triangle-plant-pots/#respond Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:02:33 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9715

Rachel from Transient Expression is sharing a tutorial on how to make these Quick Triangle Planter Pots on her blog. I think they are so hip and modern.

Triangles and just geometric shapes in general are a huge trend right … Read More ...

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Rachel from Transient Expression is sharing a tutorial on how to make these Quick Triangle Planter Pots on her blog. I think they are so hip and modern.

Triangles and just geometric shapes in general are a huge trend right … Read More ...

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Re:Make Conference & Festival http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/17/remake-conference-festival/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/17/remake-conference-festival/#respond Sun, 17 Aug 2014 12:54:06 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9709

Re:Make is a 2 day conference and festival in San Francisco hosted by Brit + Co on September 12th & 13th. Here’s a little bit about the event from the Re:Make site-

Calling all inventors, tinkerers, DIY-ers, and thinkers! We’re … Read More ...

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Re:Make is a 2 day conference and festival in San Francisco hosted by Brit + Co on September 12th & 13th. Here’s a little bit about the event from the Re:Make site-

Calling all inventors, tinkerers, DIY-ers, and thinkers! We’re … Read More ...

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DIY: Watercolored Business Cards http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/16/diy-watercolored-business-cards/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/16/diy-watercolored-business-cards/#respond Sat, 16 Aug 2014 16:35:32 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9806 I love how Alison from Adventures in Making created her colorful watercolor business cards!

Not only are her business cards just super inspiring, she also shows the different watercolor techniques she used to get the look. I think this is … Read More ...

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I love how Alison from Adventures in Making created her colorful watercolor business cards!

Not only are her business cards just super inspiring, she also shows the different watercolor techniques she used to get the look. I think this is … Read More ...

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DIY Fruit Slice Umbrellas http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/16/diy-fruit-slice-umbrellas/ http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2014/08/16/diy-fruit-slice-umbrellas/#respond Sat, 16 Aug 2014 12:45:24 +0000 http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/?p=9701

Kelly from Studio DIY is always posting the *cutest* food themed DIY’s! Earlier this year, she posted a whole weeks worth of Donut themed crafts.

This time, Kelly is sharing a tutorial on how to create fruit slice umbrellas. Aren’t … Read More ...

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Kelly from Studio DIY is always posting the *cutest* food themed DIY’s! Earlier this year, she posted a whole weeks worth of Donut themed crafts.

This time, Kelly is sharing a tutorial on how to create fruit slice umbrellas. Aren’t … Read More ...

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