Copyright (c) 2014 en-us CraftStylish - "Dare To Make It: Holiday 2012" contest entries CraftStylish - "Dare To Make It: Holiday 2012" contest entries Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:01:59 -0500 CraftStylish - "Dare To Make It: Holiday 2012" contest entries CraftStylish - "Dare To Make It: Holiday 2012" contest entries <![CDATA[Snowflake Windsock]]> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 21:35:54 -0500 Snowflake Windsock Posted by MaryJanuary
I designed and made this snowflake windsock using nylon fabric, ribbon, fishing line, and two wire clothes hangers (to create the rings).  I appliqued a variety of snowflakes onto the windsock using... ]]>
<![CDATA[Festive Rustic Stars]]> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 20:47:28 -0500 Festive Rustic Stars Posted by MaryJanuary
These stars were quick, fun, inexpensive, and easy to make! I arranged five sticks of equal length in a star pattern and hot glued them together. I embellished the stars with sprays of berries and... ]]>
<![CDATA[Ice Ornaments]]> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 20:03:26 -0500 Ice Ornaments Posted by MaryJanuary
To make these ice ornaments, I placed gold doilies in pie pans and a plastic mold, added a little water, and then let nature take over! Once the ornaments were frozen solid, I removed them from the... ]]>
<![CDATA[quilted table runner]]> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 18:46:42 -0500 quilted table runner Posted by janulkamarhulka
I made this quilted table runner as a Christmas gift for my mom. I enjoyed the contrast of red and beige, and how festive they looked together. This was a very good practice for a rookie quilter like... ]]>
<![CDATA[Monogrammed Christmas pjs for Grandpa, Grammy and grandchildren - a Christmas tradition]]> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 22:18:58 -0500 Monogrammed Christmas pjs for Grandpa, Grammy and grandchildren - a Christmas tradition Posted by TSUProf
Every year I make matching pjs for my husband, myself and our grandchildren. We are now at four, three boys and a girl. Last year I used John Deere fabric (we live on a small farm), and this year... ]]>
<![CDATA[Magic Christmas Stocking]]> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 21:12:16 -0500 Magic Christmas Stocking Posted by flynn37
The instructions for this were found on a sewing board someplace many years ago. They sound complicated and there are no diagrams. But if you follow step by step, in a few minutes you will have a... ]]>
<![CDATA[Crochet Santa]]> Mon, 07 Jan 2013 21:10:14 -0500 Crochet Santa Posted by DreamyDahlia
For several people that supported our shelter dog efforts all year, I crocheted a Santa. ]]>
<![CDATA[Christmas ornament]]> Wed, 02 Jan 2013 02:03:49 -0500 Christmas ornament Posted by user-1112197
Christmas ornaments - "Snow Babies" - fabric dolls with wooden bead heads ]]>
<![CDATA[The forest and the trees.]]> Tue, 01 Jan 2013 15:04:43 -0500 The forest and the trees. Posted by Binsk
Easy to craft. Add as much or as little bling as you like. The ribbon tree uses a styrofoam base to be able to pin the ribbon. After cutting the ribbon (4") and folding it in half, I pushed the pin... ]]>
<![CDATA[Pajamas for our daughters]]> Tue, 01 Jan 2013 12:04:23 -0500 Pajamas for our daughters Posted by azbarbara
Each year I make pj pants for our daughters, this year I also made them coordinating tops as well. :) The top is Kiwik Sew 2866 and the pants are modified from Kiwk Sew 3115. ]]>
<![CDATA[Embroidered Christmas Wreath Wall Hanging]]> Tue, 01 Jan 2013 08:44:37 -0500 Embroidered Christmas Wreath Wall Hanging Posted by user-861079
Embroidered Christmas wreath wall hanging using Jenny Haskins designs.The side blocks – flying geese – and corner blocks – McTavish quilting - are completed in the embroidery hoop.The center is... ]]>
<![CDATA[Embroidered towels]]> Mon, 31 Dec 2012 19:02:32 -0500 Embroidered towels Posted by meswafford
I embroidered these towels for my aunt.  I got the fabric at Goodwill and the patterns online.  I decided to do them in redwork to match the borders on the toweling. ]]>
<![CDATA[Cross-Stitched Pillowcase]]> Mon, 31 Dec 2012 18:58:57 -0500 Cross-Stitched Pillowcase Posted by meswafford
I cross-stitched this pillowcase for my grandma. I picked up the pillowcase at a yard sale or thrift shop. ]]>
<![CDATA[Baby Doll Clothes]]> Mon, 31 Dec 2012 18:49:33 -0500 Baby Doll Clothes Posted by meswafford
These baby doll clothes are made from a Simplicity pattern.  They were a Christmas gift for my niece.  She especially likes the pajamas. ]]>
<![CDATA[Doll Clothes]]> Mon, 31 Dec 2012 18:40:17 -0500 Doll Clothes Posted by meswafford
The blue dress is from the book, Two-Hour Doll Clothes, by Anita Crane. The yellow outfit and green nightgown are from a Simplicity pattern. These clothes fit the Princess dolls that my niece likes. ]]>
<![CDATA[Snow village]]> Sun, 30 Dec 2012 15:43:03 -0500 Snow village Posted by Jalal
This is a little snow village I made with a thrifted jar and various elements ]]>
<![CDATA[Bird's nest pin/brooch]]> Sun, 30 Dec 2012 14:58:54 -0500 Bird's nest pin/brooch Posted by Jalal
I made these lovely little nest pins as gifts this year. I added in elements of the receipients life to make them more personal. They look beautiful on a scarf or a shelf. ]]>
<![CDATA[Little Felt Birds]]> Sun, 30 Dec 2012 14:28:56 -0500 Little Felt Birds Posted by digitaldiva
I made these tiny felt bird Christmas tree ornaments for my friends this holiday. They started out as simple little birds, then started demanding accessories like Santa hats, scarves and ear muffs... ]]>
<![CDATA[Whimsical Elf Stocking]]> Sat, 29 Dec 2012 12:32:40 -0500 Whimsical Elf Stocking Posted by Accentsbylori
The stocking is constructed in silk outer body and a contrasted heel to add interest.  The top cuff is made of cotton black and white checked fabric then adorned with glass beads to add colorful... ]]>
<![CDATA[Bead embroidered bracelets]]> Sat, 29 Dec 2012 12:11:41 -0500 Bead embroidered bracelets Posted by dlcwelch
I made hand bead embroidered bracelets for both my mother and my mother in law this Christmas.  They were THRILLED! ]]>