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Bored? Stitch a paper pillow for someone you love!

Maybe as a pillow? Maybe if I get my 1941 sewing machine working properly.

Word Beads - word beads: take a paperback book, tear out the pages, cut pages in strips horizontally, trim the edge of a strip you want to use so a word shows, wet the first inch of the other end of the strip with water, wet the toothpick, mod podge both sides, twirl the strip, press end tight for a moment, coat with more mod podge, stick toothpick in scrap styrofoam to dry, remove bead using needle nose pliers and, voilà! you can watercolor the page if you want colored beads, too!

DIY Book Pages Made into Beads. Lots of tutorials about winding paper beads and sealing them all over. I posted a really good tutorial on getting specific paper bead shapes and sealing them with varnish here. Photograph above from Helen Lonsdale.

..crazy patchwork

great stitching - Detail 32 -- from 100 Details in 100 Days with Sharon Boggon. It's called "alternating barred chain" stitch with cast-on stitch flowers. ::: Beautiful needle and bead work.

EMBROIDERY WITH FLOSS.............PC

Chain stitch -- another variation, sort of zig-zags. I had no idea there were so many ways to do chain stitch!

Stitches & Techniques | Di van Niekerk

Bullion knot stitch Di van Niekerk Bullion knot stitch, more prominent than a French knot, is most effective when you require a dense, rounded petal or stamen. Use one stitch for a single stamen or work them close together to form rosettes.

great garland for the kids tree!

white knit stockings and felted pom pom garland makes a cute crafty holiday fireplace decoration.

Source: http://alenhen.gallery.ru/watch?a=bpCI-hIqJ

I miss having Lilacs here in Texas! DIY Fabric Lilac Flowers flowers purple diy lilac easy crafts diy ideas diy crafts do it yourself fabric easy diy diy dlowers home decor diy craft decor easy diy craft ideas diy tutorials

How beautiful would these be on a white t-shirt or on the pocket of a cool pair of jeans. Must do.

birds How easy are these cross-stich arrows? We'd like to try one on our new Mason bag. so smart & cheap Phone wallpaper ~ ? DIY he.

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