In today’s TuTu, I show how to crochet a Christmas tree motif working from a graph. If you would like a picture of the graph, I’ve posted it below! Happy Crafting! -Amanda Like what you see? Share it!
I’m back with another Tutorial Tuesday! This week, I decided to share a new skill I’ve acquired: Tunisian Crochet Cables. I picked up Tunisian Crochet both because it easily creates complex textures and because it mimics knit. Fortunately, Tunisian crochet only requires one hook, so it’s much easier to learn than knitting (imo anyways 😉).… Read More Filming Tunisian Crochet Cables Tutorial: Behind the Scenes
Balloon arches are super cool. Who doesn’t wish they could have their very own? Okay, so maybe you don’t wish you had a personal balloon arch. But maybe you’ve thought it would be neat to have a balloon arch for an activity you are planning, like a birthday party, prom, or VBS. This year, my… Read More Epic Balloon Arch That’s Actually DIY-able!
Amanda is back! Back from where, you might ask? Ah, back from fighting off the flu. Not fun. What is fun is today’s TuTu project! Just in time for Valentine’s, you can make a fun piece of art. This String Art Heart is a thoughtful gift for someone this Valentine’s Day, or it makes for… Read More Valentine’s Heart String Art Template
Pssst. Hey you. Yeah, you. You might want these templates if you watched today’s TuTu. 😉 If you didn’t watch today’s TuTu, you probably have no ideas what those are. The first one is the template for a Turkey Body and the second is the template for a Turkey Feather. Still not sure what… Read More DIY Turkey in a Flower Pot + Templates
It’s crazy to think Thanksgiving is only one week away! Since the holidays are here, it’s time to think about decorations. How about making a fun PVC Candy Cane for your front yard? While you’re at it, why not make a whole forest! The trick for this tutorial is a simple heat gun. It was… Read More PVC Candy Cane Jumbo Decoration | Easy DIY
Happy Halloween, crafters! Today is such a strange concept. It’s almost magical. It’s the one day playing dress-up isn’t just for kids, everyone can take candy from strangers, and no one thinks twice about cutting a vegetable into a hollow face and putting a candle inside. Weird, right? In preparation for the sugar frenzy that happens… Read More Happy Halloween! (aka “It’s Suddenly Okay to Accept Candy from Strangers”)
What says fall better than fall leaves? While it’s fun to look out the window at the beautiful colors, sometimes you want to bring a little bit of the magic indoors. With today’s tutorial, you can! A few years back, I saw pictures of flowers and roses people had created out of fall leaves. The… Read More Easy Fall Leaf Flower Tutorial
Are you ready for fall? I am! And I’ve got a project this week that will get you in the fall season too! Today’s project is a polymer clay millefiori pumpkin. I’ve already seen pumpkins for sale at the grocery stores. And last month I saw an add for a pumpkin spice food, LAST MONTH!!! Let’s… Read More Millefiori Clay Pumpkin Project
It’s that time of year again. Time to get back to school! Whether you are going back to school or the kids are, this time of year can get hectic. I should know; I’m starting classes tomorrow. So many supplies to buy, textbooks to order, teachers to meet, classrooms to find, end of summer activities,… Read More Easy Mini Pencil Crochet Amigurumi Project: Free Pattern!