CRAFT Flickr Pool Weekly Roundup

Here are some cool things we saw in the CRAFT Flickr Pool this week: red, by Studio Paars Papier Mache Boat, by Screen Prints & Mixed Media Modern Wall quilt, by Zarkadia Happy day!, by Carol Grilo • FofysFactory® Temari Balls, by rachaellazenby Read more »

Summer Knits: Over-the-Top Short Sleeve Sweater

Knit up a cute, breezy top that’s perfect for spring and summer with this Over-the-Top short sleeve sweater project! Get started on a pretty, simple warm weather-friendly fashion staple with this Over-the-Top Top knitting pattern from Laura’s Loop on The Purl Bee. Read more »

Wardrobe Basics: Sew a Super-Easy Shirt

Don’t let the idea of sewing your own tops intimidate you! This beginner-friendly shirt tutorial will have you confidently stitching in no time. Inserting sleeves into arm holes has long been a point of stress for all beginning sewers, but the fold-over construction this cute, simple little shirt avoids the... Read more »

Craft Fashion: Paper Bead Statement Necklace

If you’ve always wanted to roll paper beads, but weren’t sure how to get started, now’s your chance! Pick up a new skill and create your own crafty accessories with this paper bead statement necklace project. Ready for a new paper technique that won’t require special tools or take hours... Read more »

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Wooly head-covering maker Phil Ferguson (aka chiliphilly) sheds some light onto how he got started making an on-going series of incredibly elaborate crocheted hats in this amusing video from the BBC! Read more »

Edible Art: Cool and Refreshing Watercolor Popsicles

Summer is coming, so it’s time to make sure your popsicle game is on point. If you’re looking for a tasty treat that’ll bring a bit of painting-inspired beauty to your next cookout, you’ll definitely want to check out these pretty watercolor popsicles! Watercolors and warm weather just seem to... Read more »

Kid Crafts: Origami Faces

This weekend, get crafty with the kids! Create fun folded paper figures with this neat origami faces project. Directions to Fold Origami Faces from Pink Stripey Socks on Vimeo. Ready to make cool and quirky custom paper friends? This easy-to-follow origami faces tutorial from Leslie at Pink Stripey Socks will... Read more »

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