‘Clean out a corner of your mind and creativity will instantly fill it.’ Crafting and being creative is such a pleasure to fill your mind with, don’t you agree? This week we are sharing some fabulous crafty goodness, that’s sure to make a happy place in that corner of your mind. Enjoy and happy crafting! Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #crochet #sewing #embroidery

Make Space In Your Mind For Creativity

‘Clean out a corner of your mind and creativity will instantly fill it.’ Crafting and being creative is such a pleasure to fill your mind with, don’t you agree? This week we are sharing some fabulous crafty goodness, that’s sure to make a happy place in that corner of your mind. Enjoy and happy crafting! Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #crochet #sewing #embroidery

I love this quote!

Crafting and being creative is such a pleasure to fill your mind with, don’t you agree?

This week there is some fabulous crafty goodness, that’s sure to make a happy place in that corner of your mind 🙂

Enjoy and happy crafting!

Secret Pocket Hanger For Travellers Sewing Tutorial

Secret Pocket Hanger For Travellers Sewing Tutorial. These would make a great gift for traveling friends and family. Follow Libby’s sewing tutorial on how to create a secret pocket hanger. Please share. You will always look forward to Mondays, with our craft inspiration roundups -CraftyLikeGranny.com #sewing #sewingpattern #sewingtips

These would make a great gift for traveling friends and family.

Follow Libby’s sewing tutorial on how to create a secret pocket hanger.

 

Tassel Basket DIY

Tassel Basket DIY. A cheap and cheerful craft idea to jazz up a basket. Simple and easy to do, follow The Vintage Mills tutorial. Please share. Join now for creative craft inspiration. The best in craft delivered to your inbox every Monday - CraftyLikeGranny.com #DIY #craft #upcyclecrafts

A cheap and cheerful craft idea to jazz up a basket.

Simple and easy to do, follow The Vintage Mills tutorial.

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How To Piece Quilt Backing

How To Piece Quilt Backing. So many creative options for quilt backing suggested by Lindsay and Cindy in their post on Craftsy. Extremely helpful tips on what fabrics to use for quilt backing, plus wonderful ideas to try. Please share. Make Mondays more manageable and sign up for our craft inspiration newsletter. Delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #quilting #quiltblock #sewing

So many creative options for quilt backing suggested by Lindsay and Cindy in their post on Craftsy.

Beneficial tips on what fabrics to use for quilt backing, plus beautiful ideas to try.

 

How To Crochet The Star Stitch

How To Crochet The Star Stitch. A versatile crochet stitch to have in your skills knowledge base. Very useful for creating table decor; placemats, coasters. Follow Jen’s easy to follow tutorial on Jen Hayes Creations. Please share. The best in craft delivered to your inbox every Monday - CraftyLikeGranny.com #crochet #crochetstitch #crocheting

A versatile crochet stitch to have in your skills knowledge base.

The stitch is very useful for creating table decor; think placemats, coasters.

Follow Jen’s easy to follow tutorial on Jen Hayes Creations.

 

DIY Leather Laptop Sleeve Tutorial

DIY Leather Laptop Sleeve Tutorial. A very cool looking laptop sleeve that you can create yourself! Follow Rachel’s tutorial on how to put together one made from leather. Please share. Look forward to Mondays with our craft inspiration newsletter. Crafty goodness delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #DIY #leathercraft #craft

A very cool looking laptop sleeve that you can create yourself!

Follow Rachel’s tutorial on how to put together one made from leather.

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Creative Play With A Punch Needle

Creative Play With A Punch Needle. Have you tried Punch Needle embroidery? Betz White has been playing around with this type of embroidery and shares her latest projects. The revamped vintage sewing box has come up beautifully. Please share. Sign up to our craft inspiration roundup newsletter and make Mondays more manageable. Fabulous Crafty ideas and projects delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #needlecraft #punchneedle #craft

Have you tried Punch Needle embroidery?

Betz White has been playing around with this type of embroidery and shares her latest projects.

The revamped vintage sewing box has come up beautifully.

 

Sewing A Holy Grail Pattern

Sewing A Holy Grail Pattern. Tasha’s discovery of a vintage dress pattern she’d wanted to try makes a great sewing success story. It suits her so well and the fit, let her tell you about it. Read more in her blog post. Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #sewing #sewingpattern #vintagesewing

Tasha’s discovery of a vintage dress pattern she’d wanted to try makes an excellent sewing success story.

If you look through the styles and trends of yesteryear, there are some amazing patterns and ideas to be found. Like this one.

The style suits her so well and the fit, let her tell you about it.

Read more in her blog post.

 

One Year Of Stitches and Buttons Embroidery Hoop

One Year Of Stitches and Buttons Embroidery Hoop. I am in awe of Ashley’s stunning embroidery with buttons masterpiece. It took her a whole year to complete! In her post she shares her design process. I loved seeing the photos of each stage and the glorious color scheme she used. A craft project I am definitely adding to my “want to do” list :) Please share. You will always look forward to Mondays, with our craft inspiration roundups -CraftyLikeGranny.com #embroidery #embroider #needlecraft

I am in awe of Ashley’s stunning embroidery with buttons masterpiece.

It took her a whole year to complete! In her post, she shares her design process.

I loved seeing the photos of each stage and the brilliant color scheme she used.

A craft project I am adding to my “want to do” list 🙂

 

Wherever Wrap – Free Knitting Pattern

Wherever Wrap - Free Knitting Pattern. Using a simple lace motif design, Heidi from Hands Occupied shares her free knitting pattern. Easy to customize and of course use colors that you love. Heidi is a big fan of primary colors. Please share. Join now for creative craft inspiration. The best in craft delivered to your inbox every Monday - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #knitting_guru #knit

Using a simple lace motif design, Heidi from Hands Occupied shares her free Wherever Wrap knitting pattern.

Easy to customize and of course use colors that you love.

Heidi is a big fan of primary colors.

 

Patchwork Crochet Dog Pillow

Patchwork Crochet Dog Pillow. Such a great looking pillow! Follow Casey’s steps to crochet squares and put them together in the shape of a dog. Such a clever design :) Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #crochet #crochetpattern #DIY

Such a great looking pillow!

Follow Casey’s steps to crochet squares and put them together in the shape of a dog.

Such a clever design 🙂

 

This article features 10 fabulous crafting projects to make. Particularly beneficial for those of us who love to make and are looking for inspiration. Whether you knit, crochet, sew, or embroider. There's something to get your creative juices flowing. -- Repin this and click through to read about these 10 great craft projects. Make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #crocheting #sewing #embroidery

 

Editor’s note: Our readers have said, in their free time, they love going back over previous editions of our roundups.
– So we’ve kept the crafty goodness below from this time last year.

 

How to Crochet the Basket Weave Stitch

The Make and Do Crew have you covered, if you’ve ever wanted to learn how to crochet the Basket Weave Stitch. Doesn’t it look lovely Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #crochet #crochetstitch #crocheting

The Make and Do Crew have you covered if you’ve ever wanted to learn how to crochet the Basket Weave Stitch.

Doesn’t it look lovely 🙂

 

Late Summer by Little Cotton Rabbits

Julie’s post about her knitting projects and the photography of the wonderful happenings in her garden is glorious. Julie really invites you into her creative life with beautiful, heartfelt writing. Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #knitting_guru #knit

Julie’s post about her knitting projects and the photography of the wonderful happenings in her garden is glorious.

Julie invites you into her creative life with beautiful, heartfelt writing.

 

DIY Punch Rug Artwork for Beginners

With the popularity of latch hook and punch rugs returning to the craft scene, this is a great tutorial for beginners. Learn how to make Punch Rug Artwork by Francesa at Fall for DIY. Rug making techniques are going to be seen more and more in the crafting space this fall Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #DIY #craft #punchrugs

With the popularity of latch hook and punch rugs returning to the craft scene, this is an excellent tutorial for beginners.

Learn how to make Punch Rug Artwork by Francesa at Fall for DIY.

Rug making techniques are going to be seen more and more in the crafting space this fall 🙂

 

Dot-to-Dot: Quilting With Piecing as Your Guide

Learn how to create this gorgeous technique, with Craftsy Instructor Angela Waters. Her online course covers quilting a range of geometric designs using the dot-to-dot method, which requires little to no marking. Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #quilting #quilt_block #quilt

Learn how to create this superb technique, with Craftsy Instructor Angela Waters.

Her online course covers quilting a range of geometric designs using the dot-to-dot method, which requires little to no marking. (Affiliate Link)

 

The ‘Waiting For Bluebells’ Winter 1915/16 day dress

Leimomi Oakes, a textile and fashion historian, sewing teacher, writer and speaker has lots of historical sewing inspiration on her site. Fascinating reading and viewing about sewing patterns/projects in a bygone era. Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #sewing #vintagesewing #sew

Leimomi Oakes, a textile and fashion historian, sewing teacher, writer and speaker has lots of historical sewing inspiration on her site.

Fascinating reading and viewing about sewing patterns/projects in a bygone era.

 

Ideas for Cooking In The Fall

There’s some great wellness ideas and recipes for the upcoming fall season in this article. Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #recipes #wellness #health

There are some great wellness ideas and recipes for the upcoming fall season in this article.

 

Knitting In The News Around The World…

The call has gone out to knitters and crocheters from around Australia to help create 60,000 poppies to mark the centenary of the end of World War I in November 2018. Read the full article here. Photo credit: Siobhan Heanue ABC News Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #craft #crochet

The call has gone out to knitters and crocheters from around Australia to help create 60,000 poppies to mark the hundredth anniversary of the end of World War I in November 2018.

Read the full article here.

Photo credit: Siobhan Heanue – ABC News

 

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Yours in Craftiness Jodie 🙂

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About Jodie- Editor Crafty Like Granny

Hi my name is Jodie. Thanks for stopping by 🙂 I have recently got back into craft after a lapse of a few years. The aim with our website is to reduce the amount of time people have to search for fantastic, helpful information, inspirational reading and craft news.

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