Make a family of sock monkeys together.
This project involves a sewing machine, so it may be better for older kiddos, but even young kids can get in on creating the face and piecing these cuddly guys together.
Craft a Snake Tie for Dad | Make and Takes
Is the Dad in your life tired of getting a boring old tie every year for Father’s Day? Well, I snazzed up this Father’s Day tie. We crafted it into something new- a silly snake! He may not be able to wear it, but it will be a fun surprise! Your kids are going to … Continued
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"TIE ONE ON" (fall/halloween tie chair)
Doesn't everyone have a stack of ties in fall and halloween colors? I've been collecting orange/fall colored ties and purple ones for about a year now. It's actually harder than you think to find these colors..IMAGINE THAT..men who don't want to wear purple and orange ties. Hee Hee I guess it's not a very common color and most of the ties I found that color are vintage ties and are REALLY cool and some even wool....even cooler(nice textures silks and wools)! The chair I picked up at…
Necktie Bag Tutorial
Last fall I made a small bag to carry either my iPod or my cell phone. It has a long strap to wear cross body to keep my hands free to do other things. I can also carry a little cash by dropping it down the tip of the bag where it collects in the bottom.What a bunch of pretty neckties and they are destined to become more small purses. When looking for neckties to make these small bags choose neckties as wide as you can find. These ties measured around 4” wide at the largest end. I would not…
Sewing Tutorial: Preparing silk ties for memory quilts
Alix from Mamaka Mills shares how to prepare silk ties when incorporating them into a DIY Keepsake memory quilts. The first step is brilliant though the thought of it makes me feel naughty. She sh…
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Men's Necktie Craft Ideas - My Mom Made That
This past weekend, a local bloggy friend, Quirky Kim, shared that her husband was retiring, and he was giving away all of his neckties. He was liberating his retirement life from that corporate symbol– the necktie. She queried if any of us crafty-DIY bloggers might be interested in her husband’s ties for some DIY or …