Posts Tagged “crafts”

Making a Kate Middleton Barbie Wedding Dress Part 3

Making a Kate Middleton Barbie Wedding Dress Part 3Explaining what nap is and why it is important to know it. There is a line on the fabric that can tell you the nap, but why you shouldn’t cut on it. Good fabric stores will fold fabric with the nap. You have to be careful pinning the delicate pattern to fabric. What “cut on fold” means. You need to keep pattern smooth for obvious reasons. How to conserve fabric while cutting. Why pinwheels (not probably the official name of the tool) became unpopular–they are a metal wheel with sharp edges that

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Making a Kate Middleton Barbie Wedding Dress Part 2

Making a Kate Middleton Barbie Wedding Dress Part 2Cutting out the first pattern. Why my mom recommends leaving a border around the pattern (2 reasons). How to know how many of each piece you need to cut out. It is good to cut out instructions if outside of the pattern (some are written on the pattern) if you plan to reuse the pattern in the future. I finish cutting out all the pieces, which is oddly very tiring. I show how I stored the pieces. My mom doesn’t usually bother doing the initial steps recommended to stop shrinking, as we have pre-sh

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Behind the Veil: DIY Bridal Shower Games [Episode 8] by Rolfs Salon

Behind the Veil: DIY Bridal Shower Games [Episode 8] by Rolfs Salon – Marlene’s bridal shower is coming up and she’s invited over her wedding planner, JoAnn from Apropos Creations, to help her DIY bridal shower games to play with her family and closest girlfriends. JoAnn discusses her favorite game, The Dirty Word, which is guaranteed to get your girls giggling. They also show traditional bridal shower games like the toilet paper wedding dress game and the He said vs. She said game. For a fun bridal shower idea, come into the salon for blowdry

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how to make doll wedding dress

how to make doll wedding dressthis will show you how to make doll wedding dress and hair stuff for wedding ENJOY.. plz comment, like and subscribe and you can request in comment box

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11.25.11 vid 2, more appliques from wedding dress for crafting

11.25.11 vid 2, more appliques from wedding dress for craftingAs always, please PM me if interested: 9J, $8 9K, $5 each, 3 available 9L, 4 piece set, $10 9M, $8 9N, $12.50 uncut, $17.50 trimmed Thanks for watching!!

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Preview of my next wedding dress: silver beads!!

Preview of my next wedding dress: silver beads!!There are some beautiful pieces on this gown; I’m hoping to get my 19 year old to model it for me, lol!

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Bridal gown/wedding dress preview, appliques for crafts

Bridal gown/wedding dress preview, appliques for craftsFirst let me say that I’m very silly in this video; in my defense, I was filming at 1 am, lol! I can’t believe I’m down to my last dress! I have 3 more coming. . . but it’ll be a week or more. I think I have a bit of an addiction to wedding dresses now, and I LOVE repurposing them. . . there’s no reason they shouldn’t be used to make beautiful things, right? Christiana piece, $5.00 Jennifer piece, $7.50

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Top 10 DIY Wedding Dress Ideas

Top 10 DIY Wedding Dress IdeasFor the second installment of Corinne’s Craft Closet, I share with you my top 10 favorite DIY wedding dress ideas and inspiration. Making your own wedding dress may seem crazy but if you put your mind to it, you can do anything. The links below will help you on your journey to DIY wedding dress heaven. Express Corsetry Course: corsettraining.net Kenneth D. King’s Book: kennethdking.com Vogue Patterns: voguepatterns.mccall.com Vintage Patterns: KT Jean Designs:

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