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Repurposing an old ladder into a bookshelf can instantly turn a room into a library and organize your cluttered corner into a modern storage space. Building a functional home décor by recycling distressed ladders is a trending style these days. You can make a new ladder from pine wood or pallets or use an old one and lean it against the wall for a cool display or your books. Learn how to transform old ladders into a new bookcase with step-by-step instructions in the tutorials to guide you.
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Ladder Bookshelf DIY (Horizontal)
If you want to add a rustic stunner to your living room, then this simple yet classic project is surely the answer. You can easily install this on the wall using L brackets and repurpose your old ladder. You can display showpieces and small plants to add more element to the interior space with this unique horizontal bookshelf.
This is a simple ladder shelf which is ideal for beginners who want to make their own furniture. This shelving unit is comprised of 2 legs and 5 shelves. The linked tutorial demonstrates step-by-step instructions and plans to build this shelf in a day!
This bookshelf is a wide one, giving all bookworms ample of space to accommodate their treasured books and reading essentials. If you need a small library, just add some more shelves to the plan. You can use wooden pallets or plywood to create this tutorial.
This DIY tutorial shows you how to upcycle an old ladder. You can make 3 shelves using wooden planks. This is a great project for beginners, as you only need a power drill, sandpaper, wood screws, and paint from the hardware store.
This is a simple re-do of an old ladder dumped in the storehouse. You can easily alter it a bit and place it in the corner of your room and decorate it to refurbish it. A pocket-friendly addition to your furniture with a custom touch.
This is a great way to recycle old wood and make affordable and quick DIY rack to keep your books. This is a small rack which is ideal for little kids to reach their books easily.
This is a creative way to display your favorite collection of storybooks and novels in your room. This can be left unfinished to add to the rustic look or you can customize it to your choice and paint it to decorate it further.
This design is made using MDF and other essentials. An ideal fit in your study with the classic black look.
A handmade eye-catcher in the disguise of a bookshelf, the ladder shelf can give a tough competition to the designer shelves available in stores. You will need some basic tools and supplies from the hardware store to make this project. However, I would love to fill one corner in my study room with this bright bookcase.
Retaining the natural, unfinished and distressed look is amazing for all you who have a fetish for antique décor.
This is a tall leaning ladder transformed into a bookshelf with laptop desk space. An absolute eye delight, and big enough to store books and other accessories. This bookshelf has an additional feature of a laptop desk space where you can sit and work/study comfortably.
If you have a plethora of books and you find difficult to organize them, then this tutorial is the answer. You have ample of storage space to stack your books in the deep drawer shelves.
You can easily transform your wall with these chic shelves. A great storage solution for students.
Get a traditional ladder from your store and place some shelves in between them for holding books or potted plants. You can paint the ladder in the color of your choice to rustic piece a modern touch.
This DIY combines floating shelves and ladder shelves to create this unique open shelf which can be mounted in any wall of the room. This is wide enough to provide extra storage space for your books. A free downloadable PDF plan for the project is provided in the linked tutorial.
I loved the slim, modern bookcase which is leaning against a wall like a ladder. This is a perfect vertical storage unit for books and adds to the home decor. Get complete instructions on bhg.com which is linked in the tutorial.
Give your treasured books a new space with these projects listed above and give your room a makeover.
Wondering how to tie a perfect bow for a wreath? It isn’t as difficult as you think! Learn different techniques to make a bow with burlap, ribbons, mesh, tulle, and other materials. A simple bow is excellent for all sorts of decorative crafts. Add it to a DIY wreath, a wrapped present, or even a seasonal craft like a painted pumpkin! Let’s explore how to make pretty bows for a wreath!
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Interesting Ways to Make a Pretty Bow for a Wreath this Festive Season
This pretty bow made from a yellow and golden ribbon is perfect to decorate your wooden wreath this Fall. The step-by-step instructions in the linked tutorial shows you how to tie this simple bow.
This simple yet elegant satin ribbon bow is ideal to add to your wreath or your gifts. This will uplift the look and you’ll to decorate your Christmas wreaths with this white bows. You can always choose a wider ribbon size to make a bigger bow.
This tutorial shows you how to make this amazing ribbon bow without a bowmaker.
You can choose different fabrics or ribbon, and burlap for this tutorial. Fold them neatly and follow the instructions to tie it with floral wire. Printed ribbons teamed with burlap is a great combination. This bow makes a great Christmas tree topper or a wreath deco.
To make this wreath use extra large ribbons which are wired so that loops are stiff and in shape. This beautiful bow will be a great decor for a front-door wreath or tree topper.
Learn how to make this easy bow using wired ribbon with simple folding techniques. These handmade bows are perfect to enhance the look of a harvest wreath or a traditional Christmas tree.
Tulle bows are popular in wedding decors and look elegant to enhance the look. You can easily create your own bows in no time and hang them on to your wreaths.
This 4th of July try making these cute bows to hang them on your front doors or your wreath. This handmade bow is simple to make and takes no time.
This is a super cute florist bow made from printed wide ribbons. This will look great as party decorations, gift packing and as a wreath decor. Make your own bows in different prints quickly.
To make elegant and fluffy bows for your Christmas, choosing a red velvet ribbon adorned with beads at the sides is the perfect option. Make your wreaths look prettier and brighter with the red bows on the top.
This red ribbon bow will make your front door bright on the green wreath. If you want it to be bigger, just adjust the length of the ribbon that you cut in the first step.
This is one of the most simple yet trendy bows which is a no stitch tutorial. Just place all the ribbons on top and tie it in the middle as shown in the linked project.
There are a lot of creative ways to make and decorate your handmade bows. You can go through any of the tutorials above and follow the instructions. Share your creations with us in the comments section below!
These clay pot lighthouses are a great decoration for your garden. You can make them tall, paint them bright and adorn in between the plants. A great craft for all nautical and sea lovers. You can also do this project inside in preparation for great weather, so let’s get started with the tutorials with step-by-step instructions to guide you.
15 Simple Flower Pot Lighthouse Tutorials for Your Garden
This is such a cute lighthouse made with earthen clay pots. This is a great crafting idea for a sea lover! You can add seashells, pebbles, and starfishes to give it a beachy effect.
The cute black and white lighthouse is quite a tall one and will be a wonderful addition to your backyard/garden. They have used different sizes of the clay pots to make this one!
This will be a beautiful addition to your garden, terrace or outdoor porch. You can decorate the base with pebbles and other embellishments. You can add solar light on top of your clay pot lighthouse to make it eco-friendly.
This is an easy and fun craft and even your kids can help you with this project!. There are two clay pots used in this tutorial. You can always add the clay pots and make it higher to add to its charm.
In place of the light or a lantern, this tutorial uses a tiny flower pot to create the lighted top of the lighthouse. Finishing up the red and white paint gives it a weathered and rustic look. You can add a tray or large plate carrying bird seeds to attract birds and create a beautiful bird feeder lighthouse for the spring and summers.
Learn how to make a clay pot lighthouse garden art project which is a nautical project made from stuff you may already have around your garden. Decorating it with pebbles, ribbon, etc will enhance its look.
Painted Clay Pot Lighthouse
Macramé is not just popular for wall hangings and curtains, but custom macramé keychains are trending these days. They look elegant and artistic at the same time. Try these amazing knots and make your own keychains with macramé techniques. We have compiled some of the coolest macramé keychain tutorials with instructions to guide you.
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How to make Macramé Keychains: 23 Unique DIY Ideas
This is an adorable macrame keychain is made using beads and easy macrame knots. You will need a metal clasp, some beads, and some macrame cord to finish this project. The finished product with amazing patterns is a great handmade gift for macrame lovers. Follow the amazing linked video tutorial by Melanie in melaniekham.com for the detailed instructions to guide you.
Make this rustic yet designer keychain pattern using square macrame knots. This textured pattern will surely be an eye-catching accessory to add to your charm.
Making interesting macrame keychain designs seems a cake walk with this tutorial. You can weave and knot amazing patterns using beads, colorful threads, and macrame cord.
I loved these interesting patterns from Creativkits.com.au. The different knotting techniques used with colorful wooden beads, fringes, and keyrings are tempting enough to make one of your own.
Making macrame owl designs is one of the most popular designs for all macrame lovers. For more macrame owl patterns click here.
This is quite a creative Do-it-Yourself macrame project to make your own unique keychains. You can use trendy colored ribbons to add to your creativity.
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Learn how to make this macrame heart design for keychains, necklaces, and decorations for your loved ones on Valentine’s Day.
This is an aesthetically beautiful design made with intricate macrame knots. This Boho touch looks amazing and is a wonderful gift for loved ones.
Cute Macrame Keychain Holder
This intricate design involves the basics of macrame knotting techniques and helps you create a textured keychain hanger that will gather all compliments. You can add them to formal bags for a quirky look.
Whether you’re looking for a cool handmade keychain or an elegant beaded one that gets compliments everywhere, this tutorial is your answer.
This Halloween find unique and spooky decoration ideas for your pumpkins. You can try this cool melted crayon pumpkin ideas which require no carving. This craft is easy to make and is a fun project for kids and adults.
You need some simple supplies to make this craft;
- Crayons( old and broken will also do),
- A hot glue gun
- A hair dryer or a heating tool
- Pumpkin/Faux Pumpkin
The melted crayons gradually drip down due to the heat, creating fun patterns on the sides of the pumpkin. This color splatter might turn out to be a bit messy at times, so you can use some sheets or newspaper below the pumpkins while making this. A crayon pumpkin is easy to make and you can create them in all sorts of colors from Halloween colors to rainbow colors and beyond! Learn interesting techniques about how to melt crayons on a pumpkin to decorate it.
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How to Make Melted Crayon Pumpkins: 12 Tutorials with Instructions
This DIY tutorial uses a faux white pumpkin to get the best effect with melted crayons. This is quite an easy yet creative idea to make your own no-carve pumpkin. All you need to do is get some old crayons and stick them on the top of the pumpkin near the stem with a hot glue gun. Use your hairdryer and have fun watching the crayons melt and make beautiful designs.
These mini pumpkins are decorated with melted crayons but with a unique twist. A fun craft activity which will make amazing and spooky decorations for the Fall and Halloween. You can use different sizes of pumpkins to make a classic arrangement.
This is such a fun and easy craft ideas for kids and adults too. This Fall, try melting crayons to make beautiful pumpkin decorations.
If you are done with the conventional orange, white and black pumpkin ideas, try this rainbow colored pumpkin with melted wax or acrylic crayons. The scattered pattern looks creative and gives your Halloween decor an artistic touch.
This Youtube video tutorial will guide you with step by step instructions to create this carved pumpkin by melting crayon colors.
Now kids can easily use their old and broken crayons and give them a new life with this Crayola melter. Make amazing patterns on a pumpkin with this for this autumn and decorate them creatively. Using black colors will add to the spooky effect.
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If you’re looking for a fun autumn craft with a twist for your Halloween centerpieces, then you will love making this crayon-drip pumpkin project.
Rainbow Loom bracelet is a fun colorful band which is quite popular among girls, boys and even adults around the world. The technique uses a plastic tool to weave colorful plastic and rubber bands into decorative accessory such as bracelets.
You get the rainbow loom bracelet kits in craft stores and is a great craft for kids. You can weave various patterns from simple braided one, fishtail designs, ladder rainbow loom and more into wonderful accessories and wrist bands.
These amazing handmade bracelets are cheap (doesn’t cost a dime), easy to make and make wonderful gifts to friends and family. We have compiled some of the best tutorials to guide you to make your own unique rainbow loom bracelets.
35 Designs & Tutorials: How to Make Rainbow Loom Bracelets
1. Rainbow Loom Bracelets DIY (Tiger Striped)
This is a very intricate tiger striped design which will enhance the look of the bracelet. The linked video tutorial helps you with step-by-step instructions to make one yourself.
If you are deeply immersed in the loom band bracelet craze then try making this butterfly effect. It will look pretty on your little girl’s wrist.
The fishtail braid is one of the most popular techniques used to make a loom bracelet. Use funky rubber band colors to create this clean band in less than 10 minutes. They make great friendship bands.
The ladder effect is one of the top designs for a loom bracelet. An intricate pattern and a unique one too. You can use your fingers to create this if you don’t have looms at your disposal.
This is one of my favorite patterns for rainbow loom bands. The starburst gives you bracelet a thick and vibrant look and is a great addition to your handmade accessory collection.
Get crafty with this cute rainbow bracelet made with colorful rubber bands with the help of a C clip. If you don’t have a loom and still wish to weave a great wrist band, then tutorial will guide you with the step-by-step instructions.
This pattern is identical to the fishtail pattern, they have just doubled it up. The use of colored bands in the middle of white/black looks stunning. You can experiment and try different combinations of your own.
The blue and white bands look so classy weaved into this thick rainbow loom bracelet. This triple fishtail braid design is great for boys who want to sport a funky look on their wrists.
These gorgeous daisies will make a pretty bracelet for young girls. With the intricate design and amazing choice of colors, you can easily make an addition to your accessorize collection with these handmade loom bracelets.
This video tutorial shows you how to make a triple link chain bracelet using two pencils. You can also use a mini loom to do this because it works the same.
This famous Minion bracelet is a cute idea for kids who love this cartoon character. Add googly eyes to this bracelet and give it life.
If you are looking for a funky and chic rainbow bracelet for your friends, then try adding some charms or embellishments to decorate it further. The owl charms look amazing in the bracelet. Follow the instructions in the video tutorial to create this pattern in no time.
The Perler beads added to the loom bracelet gives it a unique look. You can try and personalize it for your friends with the letter beads (adding monogram) making it stylish.
A great bracelet idea for the 4th of July or Patriotic day. Kids and even grown-ups will love to wear this and flash their love for their country!
This tutorial uses bright neon bands to make this bracelet using the sailor knot technique. A great design for young girls and boys.
You can create a very special baby car seat cover, tent, or canopy crochet pattern. Baby car seats are very practical and safe for infants. But where can you find a good cover for a car seat? The stores have all sorts of baby blankets and covers, but sometimes they are too big and bulky. You can easily make your own crochet baby car seat covers and customize them as per your needs.
10 Free Crochet Baby Car Seat Cover Pattern & Tutorials
Pattern attributes and techniques include Crocodile stitch and Post stitch.
The chevron design is very popular amongst crocheters. Make this adorable pattern for the baby car and gift it on baby showers to close ones. It is made of chunky yarn and is ideal for winters to protect your baby from the cold wind, light, and dust. It will allow your baby to rest inside and have a cozy sleep.
This cute pattern has a split in between to make it easy for you to check and reach your baby. You can use different colored yarns and crochet several covers in different colors, so you have one for each season. You can choose pink colors for baby girls and blue and brown for boys with some vibrant element.
The minimalistic design and the personalized name monogram patchwork will be a delight for your baby seat. This amazing car seat tent is made by Maria Vazquez and the full instructions are available on Ravelry for free. You can embellish it with lace or very thin borders at the ends to give it a creative element.
Crochet turtle blankets are quite in demand these days. Instead of buying one, you can easily try to you in crocheting these blankets at home for your kids. It is the perfect blanket project for the ocean and nature lover in your life. It also makes a great addition to a nursery. You can give these handmade blankets as a gift or keep for yourself. We have compiled some of the best and easy crochet patterns to make an adorable sea turtle blanket.
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5 Free Sea Turtle Crochet Blanket Patterns and Instructions
These beach themed blankets are in rage these days. The cute turtle motifs bring a touch of whimsy to this crochet baby blanket. You can choose 3-4 colors of yarn to make a vibrant throw for your little angel. Follow the instructions in the linked tutorial to get step-by-step guidance.
I love this wavy and rippled effect given on the blanket with turtles crawling on it. This tutorial has ribbed ripple stitch pattern and the basic pattern for a 10″ Turtle Beach square. You can increase and decrease the size of this as per your requirement.
This blanket is quite a fun project to make for all crocheters. You can use brighter yarn colors too.
This goes for all Star Wars Fans! With May 4th approaching I can’t resist to say “May the 4th be with you.”! I’m not sure when it started but people have been saying the May 4th phrase for a while. I thought that we could welcome May with a special pattern round-up of FREE Crochet Star Wars inspired patterns. In the tutorials compiled below, you will find all kind of Crocheted Star Wars goodies! From Amigurumis to blankets, and also hats!
22 Free Crochet Star Wars Amigurumis, Blankets, Hat Patterns & More
Grab your crochet hooks and yarn to create the most popular Master Yoda Amigurumi pattern for your children. They will love to play around with this stuffed toy from the Star Wars series.
BB-8 is a droid from the Star Wars series. For all Star Wars fans, this is quite an easy pattern to make with two colored yarns. Get the free pattern in the linked tutorial.
Make your own C-3PO, Darth Vader, Chewbacca and more Star Wars characters with step-by-step instructions from the linked tutorials.
I love these colorful beanies based on the Star Wars Droid themes. Kids are delighted to sport a look with these caps. You can make a couple of them to gift them on birthday parties or soccer matches.
This amazing blanket/throw is made on the theme of Star Wars. It has different characters crocheted on it, an absolute stunner for your kids. They will surely love to snuggle in this cozy blanket this winters. This pattern was made by Courtney Laube and is freely available on Ravelry.
Kids lovely playing with these Star Wars accessory. This pattern is designed by Dearest Debbie, and you can get the complete pattern on the linked tutorial.
This cute Yoda inspired crochet blanket is designed by Alu Ka and is available on Ravelry. Your little one is surely gonna be excited to use this and cover himself.
This cute doll pattern will be a great addition to your kid’s nursery. The crochet dress pattern is designed by Pilbeam.
This particular pillow uses Afghan stitches, for all those who don’t prefer this pattern, the linked chart can easily be used for cross-stitch or other colorwork techniques used in knit and crochet.
Crocheted giraffes amigurumi can be your kids best toy to snuggle and play with. From crochet giraffe hats, rugs, and afghans you can create innumerable patterns. We have compiled the best patterns for crochet giraffes for different projects. These linked tutorials have free patterns with step-by-step instructions.
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15 Adorable Crochet Giraffe Patterns and Tutorials
As you know Amigurumi are tightly crocheted toys, so choose a hook that gets a stiff fabric with the chosen yarn and start with this cutesy pattern. This pattern uses written instructions for all parts, with added diagrams and pictures to make it easy to follow.
Make your own vibrant crochet giraffe with colorful stripes. Kids love playing with colorful stuffed toys. In this tutorial they have made embroidered eyes, you can use google eyes too. This pattern is made by Emma and you can download this pattern free on Ravelry.
I found this pattern to be wonderfully cute. The combination of yarn colors used with the heart design in the middle will make your child happy and smiling. Download the free pattern with instructions in the linked tutorial.
Crochet these adorable amigurumi giraffe bookmarks for your little bookworms. These simple yet cute giraffes make great gifts for kids. Get the full pattern on Hearthookhome (linked tutorial).
If you are making a patched blanket cover for your newborn baby then this Giraffe applique design will give it a sweet look. Try making 2-3 of them in different colors to decorate your cover. This is an easy pattern which won’t take much time for beginners also.
The project involves simple crochet stitches and can be easily made by beginner crocheters. This amazing pattern is on Ravelry by Lulu. Its irresistible charm will surely make your little angel merry and smiling.
This tiny stuffed crocheted giraffe makes a very lovely rattle. They are super cute and perfect for newborn baby gifts!
This pattern is for beginner to intermediate crocheters. A wonderful addition to your baby’s nursery with a jungle theme. It would also make a beautiful baby shower gift!
Kids love these animal-themed caps/hats.
This filet Giraffe blanket crochet pattern is light and lacy, ideal for infants and toddlers.
Making crochet octopus is a cute and fun project. But did you know these little octopus toys are especially helpful for premature babies in hospitals who are drawn to their curly tentacles and find comfort and feel safe? The tentacles of the Octo resemble the umbilical cord and remind the babies of the time in the womb.
This is also a wonderful handmade gift for babies and toddlers or to add to your own collection of little crochet critters. Would you like to make a difference and help a premature baby feel safe – then grab your crochet hook and yarn. We have compiled some free crochet patterns for making Octopus with instructions and tutorials.
13 Free Crochet Octopus Patterns with Instructions
Grab your hooks and yarn and make this adorable octopus toy for your baby you are expecting. This is quite a fun DIY crochet project which won’t take much time. Use contrasting colored yarn for the legs to give it a vibrant element. You can make a couple of them in different sizes.
You can easily customize your Octopus softie with the color of your choice and delight in her stunning features with her adorable big eyes ruffled legs. This design is a small one, because of the limited space in the incubator. Follow the linked tutorial for complete instructions.
Who knew that an octopus could be a premature babies best snuggle-buddy which gives them a sense of safety. Make your own sea-creature toy for your little one!
Hook this tiny sea creature using basic crochet stitches for your baby. The cute tentacles give this stuffed toy a realistic look with weaved loose ends.
This wonderful little stuffed toy is for the skilled crocheters which need some experienced hands. The vibrant orange color and squiggly legs will sure get a smile on your little angel’s face. You can download the free pattern from Denizas Toys Joys.
These crocheted octopuses are made using subtle colored yarn. They are adorable and small in size to give comfort to the preemie babies. Follow the instructions in the linked tutorial to make your crocheted toys in no time.
Looking to make a giant octopus for your child? Then follow the instructions on Whistle & Ivory for step-by-step instructions. Your kid will absolutely love this new stuffed toy to play around with.
You can download the free tutorial with diagrams in printable fomat.
Make these cute tiny octopus toys and add a keychain to them. They will look lovely hanging from the cradle or in the toy room.
We hope you enjoyed these crochet patterns for your little one. Do share your creations with us in the comment section below!!
Crochet vest styled jackets are one of the most fashionable addition to your outfit during spring and summer days. You can make your own crocheted vests in cool colors for babies, men, and women too. They look chic when teamed with denim or skirts.
You can opt to make the front-open ones or the pullover kinds. Crochet vest shrugs are sleeveless and go well with formal and informal attire. Check out the various crochet vest patterns listed below with free step-by-step instructions and diagram. We have compiled some of the best tutorials for skilled, intermediate and beginners crocheters.
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Collection of Free Crochet Vest Patterns with Tutorials
Time to use your stashed up yarn. You can use cotton or woolen ones. The cotton yarn will make it more wearable even in the summer days. Make sure you use some enchanting colored yarn which makes it perfect for girls to wear during springs. Get the complete crochet circle vest pattern with instructions in the linked tutorial.
Make your own Bohemian crochet vest for your summer beach vacation. The long duster pattern adds a modern chic touch to your summer wardrobe. Get the step-by-step instructions with PDF pattern on hopefulhoney.
Crocheting a Mandala design is a trendy way to sport colorful patterns of your crocheted masterpieces. The technique though not for beginners but surely give you a stylish outlook.
The granny square is one of the most popular among crocheters. This is a front closed, tight-fitted design which is a refreshing addition to your attire. You can make this pattern for both men and women. Young girls can use this as a cool crochet crop top vest.
This cute retro vest pattern is the right addition to your summer look. The sleeveless jacket can be worn on beaches on a warm day. You can also try black and other colored yarn for this design if you want to wear this in winters.
Get ready with your hooks and cotton yarn to make your own lacy crocheted vest. The lace crochet stitch technique will add a cool and airy touch to the design making it ideal for the summer days.
Adding a soft neutral color can help tone down a bold pattern. This V neck vest is great for toddlers. You can make this in pink or purple yarn and add a small bow for your baby girl.
Looking for some urban cool gypsy vest pattern? Then this hippie styled vest is the perfect pick for the hot days. This is quite an easy pattern for a beginners crochet project. You can always choose to decorate it further with small pom poms or buttons, beads once you master the basic pattern.
This simple yet sober red crocheted vest with a V neck is easy to make for beginners too.
This pattern is made with worsted yarn and is ideal to keep you warm on a cool breezy day. You can use a singled color yarn as in this pattern or multi-colored to add some element to the sleeveless sweater.
The crochet vest is created using regular crochet stitches, created by Kim Guzman. This sleeveless jacket is ideal for all seasons, matching well formal and informal shirts.
This rippling crochet vest looks absolutely stunning with this falling collar style. The use of subtle colors give it an edge and makes it look great on sleeveless tops teamed with denim.
The small circular motifs made in the lace vest goes well with all kind of outfits. Play with the yarn colors to sport a vibrant look for the spring. The lacey effect gives it an elegant finesse making it ideal for evening wear. You can try different sizes depending on who you want to make this for.
This is quite a smart piece to sport on a cool winter day. The base is made from crocheted vest and later some faux fur is added to it. This is quite a creative design and is surely gonna get you compliments.
This is quite a cute vest pattern for your favorite doll. This will be quite project for your kids. They have used medium worsted yarn to make this pattern. You can play with the colors and use bright colored yarns for your little dolly.
This tutorial is taken from July and Teddy. A great design for sleeveless jacket lovers. You can easily transform this vest to a stylish one by adding a chunky hoody and zippers to it.
Tie-dyeing is long- practiced traditional technique for people who love exploring with colors. Nowadays it has become a great fashion trend where people love soaking their t-shirts, bags, shoes, socks or headbands in tie-dye patterns.
You can easily turn an old pair of socks or clothing by infusing fresh colors and tie-dye patterns this summer. It’s a fun and easy DIY activity for kids as well as adults. We have compiled some of the most unique tie-dye designs with step-by-step instructions to help you create amazing sock patterns.
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22 Cool Ways to Tie Dye Socks with Instructions
Don’t wish to part with your old Nike Socks? No worries, splatter it with bright colors and give it a new life with these tie-dye patterns.
Pick your neon dye colors or your tie dye kit and turn your white socks into bright and vibrant pairs. You can use a different color combination for each sock. The instructions are simple to follow as given in the linked tutorial.
Tired of your stained socks? Let’s recycle them into funky and trendy leg warmers. Grab some attractive dye color bottles and try making these interesting patterns on them. A great kid crafting idea for the holidays.
The white circle’s pattern in orange dyed socks, look cool. The bigger the rubber band tied the wider the tie-dye circle will be. This homemade tie-dye pattern is great to give your old short socks a new look.
Grab some bottles of tie-dye, and soak the worn out leg warmers, and give them good wash for the final finish. You can also use black dye colors instead of these bright ones.
Wanna add some creativity to your old knee high socks this winter? Learn how to make these striped designs using easy dyeing techniques. You can try an interesting combination of colors to make a unique blend. The rainbow color palette is quite in trend these days.
If you don’t wanna mess your hands with the dye colors try replacing it with permanent markers and rubbing alcohol. This is an easy alternative to traditional dyes which makes the process easy.
Try this ombre design effect looks stylish on socks. This tutorial shows how to do the “low water immersion” or “scrunch” dyeing, technique.
Tie Dye Sports Socks
Turn your dull socks into a sporty one with eye-popping colors. The use of multiple-hues gives it a dashing look, which will want you to go shoes less and play your sport.
10. Soccer Socks
11. Volleyball Socks
Accent your casual look with a little hippie touch by topping your tube socks off with these tie-dye designs made using Sharpes Marker. A good option to dye your socks when your dyes are out of stock.
A stunning combination of swirls and stripes in pink for pretty girls and will go well with white sneakers.
Craft with eco-friendly food coloring dyeing options this summers. Replace your dyeing colors with food colors, which is quite a safe option. You can try making unique designs like a starburst, stripes, crimpled, etc.
You can easily create socks with tie-dye patterns instead of buying them from stores. Don’t get stuck with the 22 tutorials and designs listed above. You can also try some new and unique patterns of your own. Do share your creations with us in the comment section below!
Ever since I started drinking wine, I love to store all the wine corks. You can use a shadow box and give it a makeover by upcycling the wine corks. It’s a great way to show off your favorite wines in wonderfully decorated boxes.
How to Make Beautiful Wine Cork Holder Wall Decor & Boxes
This is for all crafty wine lovers, who can cherish their memories with wonderful shadow boxes mounted on the wall. You can choose a background of your choice, and paint the box with colorful colors.
Looking to personalize a gift for your friends? Then this is the ideal gift for your wine drinking friend. You can adorn this with a beautiful message and place them at the tabletop.
Create a beautiful memento or keepsake as an anniversary or wedding gift to your nearest ones. You can use the wine cork of the special day and note the date and time of the day in the box. This always keeps the memory alive!
You can embellish the shadow box cover with dots, glitters and wises. Displaying your wine corks is the perfect wall decoration for any kitchen or bar area.
If you want to make a shadow box on your own, then this little woodworking project to store wine corks is for you.
6. Directions to Make Your Own Wine Cork Shadow Box
Put those special wine corks to use with these beautiful DIY displays. An easy tutorial for crafters.
7. Shadow Box Frame for Wine Corks Tutorial
Start your wine cork collection right away so you have enough material to work with and share your creations and ideas with us in the comment section below.
We all have our childhood days when we colored and scribbled with numerous crayons. Hundreds of colorful crayons can be used to adorn a wreath along with a chalkboard or other accessories in the center to add your personal message.
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This is a great crafty project for the kids to make during the holiday/Christmas season. The coolest way of making the walls of your rooms look vibrant would be by creating a lovely wreath out of crayon. This makes a lovely gift for teachers too. We are sharing some amazing tutorials and DIYs to make a handmade, multi-colored wreath made from crayons. The linked tutorials have step-by-step instructions to guide you well.
15 Cool Ways: How to Make DIY Crayon Wreath
This is an easy tutorial for kids and preschoolers who love making handmade stuff and try new things. You need an embroidery hoop for this craft, some crayons, and a hot glue gun. An ideal gift for teachers day!
This is one of the easiest ways to make a wreath out of crayons. You can add the monograms or name initials to add a personalized touch to it.
Grab your set of crayola colors and get creative with some ribbons, colors, and chalkboard. Embellish it with cute cut-outs to give it a classroom themed design.
Doing some out-of-the box craft with recycling old colors fascinates me a lot. You can get this rainbow shades of melted colors, by using heat from a blow dryer to get this amazing effect. You can easily use old crayons also for this DIY project.
You need the following supplies to make this wreath, 150 Crayons, a hot glue gun, (1) 10″ cake round, (1) 6″ cake round, an old CD, a pipe cleaner, and a paper punch. A unique way to make something your children will love to create.
Use ribbons, satin bows and more to make this unique wreath made from crayons for Christmas. You can change the colors of the ribbons and give it an interesting look.
This back to school crayon wreath makes for a perfect teacher appreciation gift craft project anyone can do!
A hanging monogrammed wreath made with ombre shades of crayons will make your child thrilled when he sees his initials on the walls of his room.
If you know the art of crocheting you can practically crochet anything with a hook and some yarn. From cool halter tops to warm socks, everything handmade! However, if you are expecting a new bundle of joy, these crochet diaper covers will make unique baby shower gifts and will be special for personal use too.
These free crochet diaper cover patterns are perfect for a baby, whether you want to use it as a special photo prop or an everyday clothing item. The diaper covers come in all sizes, so you’ll find patterns for 0-3 months as well as a free crochet diaper cover pattern for 3-6 months. These gorgeous crochet covers make your baby look fashionable and cute at the same time.
25 Unique Crochet Diaper Cover Patterns with Instructions
This pretty is easy crochet pattern for babies 0-3 months old. It makes a cute gift or you can make it for your baby! You can crochet it in the combination of different colors. An ideal pattern for all baseball lovers.
The chunky yarn used to crochet this little diaper makes it adorable. You can add a button to the flab to add a creative element to it. The color used is a neutral one, you can choose from others if you know its a baby girl/boy.
This design is for all Disney lovers! If you are expecting twins, this is a great pattern for both boys and girls. The cute buttons added to the pattern gives it a complete look.
A cute pattern for your newborn princess. The combination of white and pink frills is ideal to go with any dress. You can try other combinations too.
This set of diaper cover and hat is the perfect gift for your young child to keep him warm and cozy. The diaper cover has edging matching the hat, which will surely grab everyone’s attention. This will make your baby look adorable every time they wear this.
Crochet Deer Hat and Diaper Cover Pattern
Babies will love to sport these cute animal looks. The giraffe cap and cover will make your kid look adorable.
Try crocheting this modern high waist diapers for your little ones. You can use different colors and add cute bows and pom poms to tie it up and make cute bloomers. These cozy covers are in neutral shades and it can go with any ensemble.
Some stacked yarn this winters should be a great inspiration to make these cute designs for the little toddlers. The linked tutorial has instructions to make the full set including the hat, socks, and the diaper cover. They have used daisies and butterflies to embellish the set.
For all soccer lover dads, here is a cool soccer-inspired diaper cover and hat for your little boy.
This simple Diaper Cover doesn’t come with any buttons. It’s a sweet crochet ribbing for a snug fit for your little one.
There are so many newborn girls out there that would look amazing in this pretty diaper cover. Follow instructions in the linked video tutorial to make your own diaper cover in no time.
It’s a nice and easy project which is good for beginners too. You need to know basic crochet stitches to create your own design for your kiddo.
You can’t go wrong with a character-inspired crochet pattern for an adorable look. Try making these cutesy cartoon designs and get a smile on your baby’s face.
This is one of the few crochet patterns that actually covers the whole diaper!
One of the cutest newborn sets to dress your little one for this Christmas. A handmade set is always special, one knitted with love and care.