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#26 station*masters*wife

Posted 02 July 2008 - 11:34 AM

Feel Free Mands, thats why I put it up there! biggrin.gif

I just asked the Grandfather to email me the best looking pic he had of each family member as the kids were going to make him and Grandma something, they are my Ex In Laws so I didn't have pics of the whole family.

We used the clear "wishing stones" as I could't find any half marbles. I think that the things that are in the tute are somewhat larger than the stones we used though.

For the magnet backing I got a set of P plates from Go-Lo as they are predominantly white and did not affect the photos at all.

Cheap as chips activity this one, but brought tears to Grandma's eyes.

I would've liked to decorate the tin that they were in as well but that is not my "thing" sadly.

Have fun,


#27 littlefeet

Posted 03 July 2008 - 02:16 PM

Hey girls thanks for all those links, Novy that was the flower tute I was after - not sure which I love more, the flower or the bag it's on!!  laughing2.gif

I will keep an eye out for when you've updated your links Novy and add them then.

Surely there must be more though....

#28 blueberry℘twist

Posted 03 July 2008 - 03:08 PM

Here are a few from Michael Miller

on the right hand side there is a list biggrin.gif

#29 Marsbars

Posted 07 July 2008 - 10:38 PM


#30 ~~Kys~~

Posted 07 July 2008 - 11:03 PM

I love this one:


Haven't made one yet but looks toasty warm!!

Also if you click to go to the front page of her blog its all about tutes!

#31 littlefeet

Posted 09 July 2008 - 03:21 PM

OK girls - I will see if we can get this 'stuck'!!

But don't stop adding ideas - I'll keep checking periodically and update the list.  To date - all tutes prior to this post have been added to the very first post.


#32 SuezS

Posted 09 August 2008 - 04:47 PM

Molly Monkey
So cute!

#33 My~Little~Iris

Posted 09 August 2008 - 05:44 PM

Molly Monkey is so cute!

I found this sock monkey tutorial the other day.

Teeny tiny knitted toys

Bandana Pants

Ipod Nano Pouch


#34 *Mands*

Posted 11 August 2008 - 12:27 PM


#35 blueberry℘twist

Posted 22 August 2008 - 05:52 PM

Just found this list of knitting needle holder patterns -


And here is a list of "general sewing" tutorials -

Edited by -Sue-, 28 August 2008 - 12:48 PM.

#36 blueberry℘twist

Posted 26 August 2008 - 06:13 PM

Here is a pattern and tutorial for oven mits and pot holder biggrin.gif

there a quite a few patterns etc on here but not sure how long the site will stay on www for wink.gif

Edited by -Sue-, 28 August 2008 - 12:48 PM.

#37 blueberry℘twist

Posted 28 August 2008 - 12:49 PM

More tutes  tongue.gif


this one is for a square pincushion

Edited by -Sue-, 28 August 2008 - 06:16 PM.

#38 RainDancer

Posted 31 August 2008 - 07:40 AM

Very Easy Tote

Zip Top Messenger Bag

Wristlet Clutch

This site also has many other bag/purse tutorials.

#39 blueberry℘twist

Posted 01 September 2008 - 02:24 PM

Rotary Cutter Tutorial by PurlBee

Edited by -Sue-, 01 September 2008 - 02:25 PM.

#40 kezball

Posted 02 September 2008 - 07:44 PM

I'm sorry if this has been posted before:

Free Quilt Patterns from Moda Fabrics

#41 blueberry℘twist

Posted 28 September 2008 - 10:07 AM

Just found a good tutorial for a maternity skirt here

and a storage basket one here

and a heap more here from the same site

I think a few of the previous ones I listed may have been missed off the main list?  unsure.gif

Edited by -Sue-, 28 September 2008 - 02:17 PM.

#42 minus

Posted 28 September 2008 - 10:19 AM

Here a absolutly gorgeous pattern and tutorial for a kids art smock.



#43 Ace1976

Posted 29 September 2008 - 06:32 AM

Hi Karen,
Can you please add this to the list.

Beach ball tutorial


#44 blueberry℘twist

Posted 29 September 2008 - 08:41 AM

And another heap here

#45 Ace1976

Posted 08 October 2008 - 03:28 PM

A very cute little patchwork bag

#46 blueberry℘twist

Posted 24 October 2008 - 09:40 AM

Ring Sling Tutorial

#47 purplebilby

Posted 27 October 2008 - 08:48 PM

i'm not positive that newbies to MCN would actually look here, but are you after FREE nappy pattern links?

cos i just came across this very effective link (cos it has quite a number on one page)

free nappy pattern links

JIC it's helpful to anyone
feel free to move this if i have put it in wrong place.

#48 novy

Posted 07 November 2008 - 06:03 PM

Here's another one Karen.

Lunch bag tutorial

Edited by novy, 07 November 2008 - 06:06 PM.

#49 blueberry℘twist

Posted 07 November 2008 - 08:11 PM

Some new christmasy things from Amy Butler here

#50 xenabonjovi

Posted 01 December 2008 - 02:54 PM

A how to

here is one to do your gathering using an overlocker, save so much time and frustration of threads breaking on large gather areas.
I did it today and was done in two minutes as aposed to on same pattern took me an hour by hand and usual sewing machine method.


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