Quilting, Knitting and Crochet > FREE How-To Booklets From Craftsy!
|June 20, 2015||Posted by Tracy Knutsen under Crafting and DIY, Decor, Try Something New!|
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Have you thought about learning something new? Have a hobby that you’d like to take to the next level? Craftsy is with you!
Did you know that on the Crafty website, you can download many free how-to booklets instantly (you can print it easily if you’d like) and enjoy it forever them the comfort of your own home or even on the go? These are booklets of information created by experts with beautiful, easy-to-understand guides to help you hone your craft. Whatever that may be!
Information on the “hobbies” booklets can be found here, but be sure to visit my other posts if you want to read up on Baking and Decorating; Paper Crafts, Gardening, Photography and Wirework Jewelry; or Painting, Watercolor and Drawing.
- How to crochet a chain
- How to single crochet
- How to double crochet
- Decoding crochet abbreviations
Description of the Handbook
This scrap quilting handbook is chock full of creative ideas for putting that scrap fabric to good use! From displaying your scraps to turning them into fun and beautiful projects, our quilting experts spill their stash-busting secrets, offering top tips and a scrappy block tutorial.
Table of Contents
1. Tips for Sorting Those Scraps
2. How to Display Your Scraps Creatively
3. Quilting Projects From Your Scrap Bin
4. String Quilt Block Tutorial
5. Don’t Forget the Selvages
What You’ll Learn
From an envelope pillow to DIY piping, this free guide will help you decorate your space with adorable homemade pillows that perfectly match your own home decor and style!
What You’ll Learn
From mastering the Magic 8 Method to make 8 half-square triangles at once to organizing your quilting studio, you’ll discover genius quilting tricks that’ll help you streamline each and every quilting project!
- How free-motion quilt on a regular sewing machine
- The secret to a perfect quilt binding
- How to make 8 half-square triangles at once
- And more!
Learn How to Do:
- Garter stitch
- Stockinette stitch
- Seed stitch
- Waffle stitch
- Kitchener stitch
- Linen stitch
- Bobble stitch
Don’t miss all of Craftsy’s fabulous online classes and other resources on their website. It really is a haven for crafters, cooks, decorators, photographers and so much more!