9 free antique knit and crochet patterns for Edwardian & WW1 tam o’shanter hats!
‘It is often difficult to know what
Christmas presents to give […] A warm hat is always serviceable.’ ( Marin Journal, 1902)
The Edwardian tam o’shanter or tam hat – a soft knitted or crocheted wool hat – was the everday hat of Edwardian girls and sports hat of Edwardian women. ‘A small woollen cap […] which only needs two hairpins to keep it in place, is extremely becoming, and suitable either for
summer or winter.’ Continue reading Edwardian & WW1 Tam O’Shanter Hats – Free Knit & Crochet Patterns
What better place to enjoy summer than at the beach, lake or river! Below you’ll find more than 50 easy beach themed DIY craft tutorials and ocean blue recipes colored with homemade, natural food dyes.
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DIY pom pom sandals – from scratch – made with leather and colorful DIY yarn pom poms!
Pom poms are everywhere right now! These colorful little yarn balls adorn shoes, hats,
bags and the hair! Pom poms add a boho twist to any outfit.
In this tutorial I’ll show you how to make cute DIY pom pom sandals from scratch! 😀 All you need is a piece of leather and yarn.
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Many years ago, I turned a too large jersey knit sweater into a blazer.
Continue reading Grey Crochet Lace Skirt & Jersey Knit Blazer
This DIY crochet Easter bunny garland is an easy and cute Easter craft!
Make a DIY crochet Easter bunny garland to decorate your home for Easter or as
Easter gift for a loved one! 😀
This cute crochet Easter bunny garland was inspired by a pin on pinterest. But I couldn’t find the tutorial for the crochet bunnies. So after some experimenting I came up with this tutorial: Below are written instructions and a crochet chart so that you can make your own cute little crochet Easter bunny garland this Easter! 😀
Continue reading Crochet Easter Bunny Garland – Free Pattern
I turned a turtleneck collar into a crochet lace collar. It’s a very easy refashion! 😀
Continue reading Refashion: Turtleneck To Crochet Lace Collar
I made a shabby distressed wood tray to display my collected river rocks! 😀
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Refashion a tee with lace! If there’s a too small or boring T-shirt lurking at the back of your wardrobe, add some lace at the sides to upcycle your old, ill-fitting shirt into a beautiful new piece! 😀
Continue reading DIY Lace T-Shirt Refashion Tutorial
In this tutorial I’ll show you how to use a knitting nancy. French knitting or spool knitting is an easy and fast way to make I-cords. French knitting is also a perfect way to teach children how to knit.
Continue reading How To French Knit – With Pictures
I had much leftover yarn, so I thought I’d use it to make a crochet beret.
Continue reading Rust-Colored Crochet Beret