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Summer DIY: Zippered Pouch/ Sunglasses Case

Summer DIY: Zippered Pouch/ Sunglasses Case

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Last year, I came across this great “Sunnies” tutorial from the Polkadot Chair blog and realized I had the perfect  stuff to upcycle into some zippered cases: a stack of discarded beer koozies my step-dad gave me thinking I’d figure out something to make with them (right he was!).

I followed Polkadot Chair’s instructions, save for two parts:

1. Where I subbed a koozie in for the foam – if you’d…

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DIY Dreamcatcher Photostrip Display Part II: Attaching Your Photostrips to the Hoop

DIY Dreamcatcher Photostrip Display Part II: Attaching Your Photostrips to the Hoop

As mentioned in Part I, in Part II, I’ll cover securing the pieces of string to your photostrips, braiding the ends, and anchoring them to the embroidery hoop (as well as how to make sure your strips don’t spin out of place in the display).

Onward!

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First, we’ll attach the cotton hemp yarn to your three photostrips of choice (see above photographs for reference):

- Cut Uglu dashes into strips (I…

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Easy Loom DIY: Knitted CowlLeft Photo Cred: Amanda of PrettyModern
First off – if you’d like a refresher, or an intro to loom…View Post

Easy Loom DIY: Knitted Cowl

Left Photo Cred: Amanda of PrettyModern

First off – if you’d like a refresher, or an intro to loom…

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New Tutorials Coming!

I’m alive! Been doing some crafting between summer semester & work in order to post new…View Post

New Tutorials Coming!

I’m alive! Been doing some crafting between summer semester & work in order to post new…

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Quick Swimsuit Refashion: Crochet Details

I got so distracted by all of the swimsuit refashion tutorials I found, that I neglected to post my…

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Quick Swimsuit Refashion: Crochet Details

I got so distracted by all of the swimsuit refashion tutorials I found, that I neglected to post my…

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DIY Natural Beach Waves Spray

1tsp coconut oil + 3tsp sea salt + 2tsp aloe vera gel + 1 cup boiling water (*if you have thin or…

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DIY Natural Beach Waves Spray

1tsp coconut oil + 3tsp sea salt + 2tsp aloe vera gel + 1 cup boiling water (*if you have thin or…

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Swimsuit Refashion Guide

This post started as a short tutorial coupled with a few swimsuit refashion links – somewhere…

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Swimsuit Refashion Guide

This post started as a short tutorial coupled with a few swimsuit refashion links – somewhere…

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