Copyright (c) 2015 en-us CraftStylish - Deana's posts CraftStylish - Deana's posts Fri, 03 Jul 2015 02:34:30 -0500 CraftStylish - Deana's posts CraftStylish - Deana's posts <![CDATA[How to Make a Ribbon-Covered Lampshade]]> Fri, 17 May 2013 11:00:00 -0500 How to Make a Ribbon-Covered Lampshade Posted by Deana
My favorite crafting projects are the simple ones that look like a million bucks. Check out these amazing lampshades—All you need is a straight-sided lampshade and some gorgeous ribbon to make a shade that would turn an interior designer's head. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Restore a Lamp Shade]]> Wed, 20 Jan 2010 10:09:38 -0500 How to Restore a Lamp Shade Posted by Deana
Give new life to a beat-up lamp shade with a quick fabric re-cover. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Make a Coin Purse]]> Fri, 08 Jan 2010 15:55:05 -0500 How to Make a Coin Purse Posted by Deana
Make adorable coin purses from broken umbrellas or fabric leftovers. ]]>
<![CDATA[Christmas Goat Hats]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2009 11:50:40 -0500 Christmas Goat Hats Posted by Deana
Fleece hats made for my brother-in-law and his goats this past Christmas. ]]>
<![CDATA[Transform Your Home for Holiday Entertaining]]> Fri, 19 Dec 2008 13:00:00 -0500 Transform Your Home for Holiday Entertaining Posted by Deana
You can inexpensively add some stylish touches to your home for the holidays. Check out the great project ideas in CraftStylish Holiday Decorating Ideas. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pressed for Time]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2008 13:00:00 -0500 Pressed for Time Posted by Deana
Stressed about getting your holiday gifts completed? There are 10 projects that you can complete in under an hour (and even inexpensively) from CraftStylish Gifts to Make, Vol. 2! ]]>
<![CDATA[Gifts for Everyone on Your List]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2008 13:00:00 -0500 Gifts for Everyone on Your List Posted by Deana
CraftStylish Gifts to Make has the best how-to projects for everyone on your list (all in one place)! ]]>
<![CDATA[The Latest CraftStylish Special Issue Shows Simplicity Pattern Some Love]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2008 15:50:25 -0500 The Latest CraftStylish Special Issue Shows Simplicity Pattern Some Love Posted by Deana
We love patterns that are so well designed you can make them over and over and sew a uniquely different look each time. Check out this Simplicity/SewStylish pattern that inspired two projects in CraftStylish Quick Stuff to Sew, Vol. 2. ]]>
<![CDATA[Hip Home Gifts ]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2008 13:00:00 -0500 Hip Home Gifts Posted by Deana
If you are looking for a few clever ideas for beautiful and unique items to give at a housewarming party or to a hostess, look inside CraftStylish Gifts to Make, Vol. 2. ]]>
<![CDATA[Deanas Sewing Room]]> Wed, 05 Nov 2008 15:16:22 -0500 Deanas Sewing Room Posted by Deana
The Ultimate Sewing Room contest entry ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Gold-Leaf a Charger]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2008 14:56:40 -0500 How to Gold-Leaf a Charger Posted by Deana
In this video, see the gold-leaf technique featured in CraftStylish Holiday Decorating Ideas. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Make a Fold-Out Flower Box]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2008 10:00:00 -0500 How to Make a Fold-Out Flower Box Posted by Deana
A basic gift box gets even better when it becomes the gift. Learn how to make a basic box from scrapbook and Canson papers, then decorate the inside with a floral accordion-style paper display that’s ready to hold your favorite photos or quotes. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Make a Watch-Piece Ring]]> Sat, 27 Sep 2008 12:00:00 -0500 How to Make a Watch-Piece Ring Posted by Deana
Learn how to make a totally cool and utterly unique ring using found objects, such as this antique watch piece. ]]>
<![CDATA[Crafty Happenings]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2008 13:51:10 -0500 Crafty Happenings Posted by Deana
Looking for something to do this weekend? If you're in the area, check out these craft events. ]]>
<![CDATA[Crafty Happenings]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2008 17:39:18 -0500 Crafty Happenings Posted by Deana
A list of must-attend craft events happening this weekend. ]]>
<![CDATA[Chic Batik How-To]]> Fri, 04 Jul 2008 15:40:00 -0500 Deana
Check out this awesome flour paste batik tutorial from Bridget Benton at The Matchbook Blog. ]]>
<![CDATA[New Embroidery Designs]]> Fri, 04 Jul 2008 13:00:00 -0500 New Embroidery Designs Posted by Deana
Check out the latest installment of oh-so-fabulous embroidery patterns from Sublime Stitching. ]]>
<![CDATA[Crafty Happenings ]]> Fri, 27 Jun 2008 11:30:00 -0500 Deana
Yearning for some creative inspiration this weekend? If so, head to one of these craft events. ]]>
<![CDATA[Make and Share: Bright Bangles]]> Mon, 16 Jun 2008 13:30:00 -0500 Make and Share: Bright Bangles Posted by Deana
Create beautifully textured bracelets by wrapping on a mix of trim, thread, or yarn. ]]>
<![CDATA[Don't miss the book party!]]> Fri, 13 Jun 2008 11:00:00 -0500 Deana
If you're in N.Y. and you love the simple beauty of Lotta Jansdotter's printed designs, you won't want to miss this event. ]]>
<![CDATA[Tell Us What You Think of Us]]> Fri, 30 May 2008 18:00:00 -0500 Tell Us What You Think of Us Posted by Deana
Check out our latest multi-crafting issue of CraftStylish magazine: "Quick Stuff to Make." Then, tell us what you loved (or didn’t love) about the issue. ]]>
<![CDATA[Wrapped Bangles are Quick and Look Great.]]> Wed, 28 May 2008 15:37:16 -0500 Wrapped Bangles are Quick and Look Great. Posted by Deana
I had been dreaming of these wrapped bangles for about a year before I actually sat down and made them. I loved the results and they came together pretty quickly. It's great that, simply by choosing... ]]>
<![CDATA[My First Crochet Project - A Sparkly Scarf]]> Wed, 28 May 2008 14:58:23 -0500 My First Crochet Project - A Sparkly Scarf Posted by Deana
I just re-learned how to crochet after a long hiatus and chose this scarf from Debbie Stoller's book, The Happy Hooker, as my first project. This "One Skein Scarf," as it is called actually took me two skeins of my chosen yarn to finish but... ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Sew a Tray Cover]]> Sun, 30 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0500 How to Sew a Tray Cover Posted by Deana
This is the kind of quick and easy project that makes me feel like I am living the dream: sweetly pampered and lavishly lux. ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Make Painted Bangles]]> Mon, 10 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0500 How to Make Painted Bangles Posted by Deana
One look at these darling bangle bracelets and I knew I'd hit crafting paydirt: they are sooo simple and quick, and you can design your very own or recreate a favorite look. ]]>