150 Favorite Crochet Designs (Dover Needlework) by Mary Carolyn Waldrep

By Mary Carolyn Waldrep


Great for crafters of all ability degrees, here's a great number of vintage heirloom-quality styles for tablecloths, bedspreads, doilies, edgings, and more.

The booklet additionally incorporates a entire record of fabrics and distinct directions in addition to a hundred and forty necessary illustrations.

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6. Further embellish the wreath with pipe cleaners shaped into hearts and stick them in between the ribbon; tied together pieces of candy with pipe cleaner and stick those in between the ribbons also. Easy Ribbon Wreath By: Mary Lyon For easy Christmas crafts this year, here's a way to recycle your old artificial green wreath to make a pretty ribbon adorned Christmas or Valentine's decoration. Embellish this wreath any way you want and be creative with colors. Materials: • • • • • Artificial wreath Thick ribbon, for wrapping Stapler and Staples Pipe Cleaners Beaded garland or other embellishments Steps: 1.

9.  (see picture) Materials: • • • • • • Pine cones in various shapes and sizes Spray adhesive Glitter in assorted colors Zip lock bags Ribbons or pipe cleaners Hot Glue gun Steps: 1. Cover working area with newspaper. 2.  The bigger the pine cone, the more glitter you will need. 3. Spray adhesive all over pine cone, being sure to get in between the cracks. com. com Kids can create a holiday candy cane holder with foam materials and Glue Dots.  If you are a Mom or Dad planning a party, or a school or local park district looking for ideas with some left over crafts, the candy cane holder craft project is perfect.

Now attach the buttons to the body front using Mini Glue Dots. Finish the hat off with fringe and attach to the back of the hat using Mini Glue Dots. Assemble the bowtie by adding the green circle to the center using Craft Glue Dots and secure the bowtie under the elf's face. com.  This easy Christmas craft is fun for the kids and an easy Christmas craft to make. Materials: • • • • • • Scissors Single Hole Punch 130" of 3/4" Silver Ribbon Pencil 1 ‐ 9 x 12 Yellow Stick‐It Felt Sheet 4 ‐ 9 x 12 Glimmer Felt Sheets (4 Different Colors) Pattern 4.

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