Category: Projects by guests

Recycled wool potholders from episode 70 2

Recycled wool potholders from episode 70

From Kristin Nicholas’s “Colorful Stitchery” book, download the pdf instructions for recycled wool potholders. More about episode 70

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Fortune cookies from episode 66

Hilary Seabolt made my day when she showed me how to make her delightful felt fortune cookies. These are very cute and super easy to make. Download the instructions I wrote up (and she...

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Print making from episode 65

This week’s project: Download the pdf for Alynn’s instructions to carve a block and print your own gift tags. (Note: This project could easily be adapted to make Valentine cards.) More about episode 65

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Ski Beanie from episode 63

The folks at Workman publishing were very cool about letting me publish a great men’s hat pattern “Ski Beanie” by Terra Jamieson from Stoller’s new book. Download that PDF and cast on for your...

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Kristin Roach's shower scrub from episode 62

Kristin Roach whipped up a fun crochet pattern for a shower scrub for CraftSanity listeners to try out. Download the pdf. Thanks Kristin! More about episode 62

Lisa Anne Auerbach's "body count" mittens from episode 61 1

Lisa Anne Auerbach's "body count" mittens from episode 61

This Week’s Project: A special thanks to Lisa Anne Auerbach for sharing her “body count” mittens pattern. This pattern can be interpreted as either a protest or memorial depending on the creator’s frame of...

Amanda Blake Soule's 3D project from episode 60 0

Amanda Blake Soule's 3D project from episode 60

Download a pdf of a three-dimensional craft project from Amanda Blake Soule’s book. Sample more of her book here. More about episode 60

Anne Landre's text to fabric from episode 59 0

Anne Landre's text to fabric from episode 59

Download Anne Landre’s instructions for transferring text to fabric (PDF). It’s the technique she used to transfer the names of the soldiers onto the swatches for the Mother’s Day Project. More about episode 59

Carol Duvall's Craft Letter from episode 57 3

Carol Duvall's Craft Letter from episode 57

PDF download of Carol Duvall’s Craft Letter Issue #10, Volume 8 from October 1978. This is one issue of the monthly newsletter she mailed to subscribers across the country. More about episode 57

Cold Process Soap Making from episode 56 2

Cold Process Soap Making from episode 56

Dee Bellini was kind enough to write a Cold Process Soap tutorial, so be sure to check it out. Thanks Dee! Download the PDF. More about episode 56

Amy Karol's redwork embroidery pattern from episode 55 (and 27) 1

Amy Karol's redwork embroidery pattern from episode 55 (and 27)

This week’s project is Amy Karol’s redwork embroidery pattern. Download the PDF and here is a of the finished piece. Listen to Amy is episode 55 and episode 27

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Finger knitting instructions from episode 54

This week’s project is going to knock your socks off. I’m very excited about this one because it involves a lovely story and a giant fabric hand. Julie uses this fabric hand to teach...

Strings of purls pattern from episode 52 0

Strings of purls pattern from episode 52

Download the strings of purls from Jennifer Stafford. UPDATE: This pattern was available for a limited time and has been taken down at the request of the publisher. Sorry if you missed it. More...