Wee Mouse Tin House PDF pattern
Hello! Please note: This listing is for a digital PDF pattern only, not the actual item or the materials. This pattern is written in English. Use this digital PDF pattern to make a tiny friend from scraps and take it with you wherever you go! This wee little mouse is designed to fit inside an empty Altoids® tin and will slip easily into purses or backpacks for travel. You can easily customize for a girl or a boy, depending on the colors you choose. This pattern uses both machine and hand…
Tutorial / How to make a doll
Pipe cleaners and yarn for the body and a wooden ball for the head. Fabrics, buttons and some decorative stuff to give the doll clothes and accessories. Glue, scissors, needle and thread comes in handy. Start with some inspiration by looking at materials. Attach the head and shape the pipe cleaners like this. Fold the pipe cleaners into arms and legs. Tie the yarn to the pipe cleaners. Spin the yarn around the pipe cleaners. Make shapes with the yarn. Leave out the feet and hands! Otherwise…
DIY Cotton Batting Ornaments!
DIY these adorable Old World style Cotton Batting Ornaments! These darling Christmas Ornaments were created by Manuela from Vintage Savonette.
How to Make A Spirit Doll: Step 2 (Decorate the Face)
As I mentioned in the first post, I like to use the terra cotta faces I purchase from San Antonio artist Lyn Belisle in her Etsy shop, EarthShards. To "paint" the terra cotta face, use a mixture of clear (or neutral) shoe polish and Pearl-Ex powders (I learned this trick from Lyn). Put a thumb-sized bit of...
Free Tutorial - Beaded Goddesses
Divas? Goddesses? Sages? This week, I finally put the finishing stitches to these little dolls which have been on my work table for some time. You will see that for most of them I used fabric with a horse motif. These were all meant to be ready for the beginning of the Chinese New Year "Year of the Horse" ... Here is the basic process I've used for making these .... 1. Draw a basic shape, 2. Use it as a template 3. Sew around the outside of the template with the right sides of fabric…
DIY Santos Dolls by Cat-arzyna "Angels of Dreams" — [re]design with Prima
Our home decor team member Cat-arzyna put together a fantastic step by step on how to create your own Santos style dolls using Prima's art mediums, IOD moulds and a little ingenuity. Her ideas and pieces are always a hit with our readers and we think you are going to enjoy this idea too! Let's see w
Quick and Easy Worry Doll Craft - Kiddie Matters
Quick and Easy Worry Doll Craft For Kids. These are great for use in play therapy. These dolls help children who suffer from anxiety. They can also help kids who have suffered childhood trauma.