Sew up a scalloped pouch in shiny lame fabric for keeping jewelry or holding potpourri or dried herbs as a sachet. Decorative thread creates a contrast on the pretty scalloped edge.
Make and personalize your own luggage tag with this tutorial for adorable Knitted Luggage Tags. Free crochet patterns like this will ensure that you never lose your luggage again!
Lindsay Obermeyer is an author, educator, and artist with a passion for textiles. Lindsay views her role as artist to be synonymous with that of an educator and as such has always included teaching as part of her art practice.
My name is Lori Bergmann and as a lifelong creative spirit, Visual Art major, and former graphic designer, I love to experiment and use a wide variety of artistic mediums and techniques in my work.
I am a crafter from beautiful Whidbey Island, Washington and truly enjoy making handmade gifts for family and friends, and to share with others. I honestly have been creating handmade crafts for over 30 years now and it just keeps getting better.
Follow this simple guide to create unique artist trading tags to make your luggage stand out or give as gifts.
When you find that the school year is coming upon you, making a keychain is a great way to save money on those little school "essentials" that your kids beg for. This wonderful Money-Saving DIY Keychain will put a grin on everyone's face when they see your child's little four-legged friend follow him or her to school. No matter what time of year it is, this keychain is the perfect companion for a backpack. Learn how to make a keychain that you can share with all of the kids in the neighborhood.
Protect and personalize your passport with this adorable Monogrammed Passport Cover. This colorful paper craft has cute stitching around the initial and is thin enough to go through security. Make one for each member of your family so you can tell your passports apart.
Keep all your toiletries organized with this Oilcloth Box Bag. You can make a sturdy zippered bag from oilcloth or laminated cotton with this bag sewing tutorial. You'll love this cute bag that's perfect for traveling.
These recycled craft ideas make great gifts too! Repurpose a pretty place mat into this gorgeous placemat travel jewelry case, the perfect gift for a jet setter!