When you craft are you in your happy place? Working with your hands, being creative and producing beautiful items brings happiness. That’s what we crafters are all about :) Makers are happiest when crafting. Hope you enjoy the crafting inspiration gathered for you this week. Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #crocheting #craft #sewing #DIY #4thofJuly

Happiest When Crafting

When you craft are you in your happy place? Working with your hands, being creative and producing beautiful items brings happiness. That’s what we crafters are all about :) Makers are happiest when crafting. Hope you enjoy the crafting inspiration gathered for you this week. Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #crocheting #craft #sewing #DIY #4thofJuly

When you craft, are you in your happy place?

Working with your hands, being creative and producing beautiful items brings happiness.

That’s what we crafters are all about 🙂

Makers are happiest when crafting.

Hope you enjoy the crafting inspiration gathered for you this week 🙂

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The diversity of Knitting Models

Kelly from Knitigating Circumstances highlights the wonderful diversity of knitting models in her post. Our knitting community is a wonderful space. Please share. You will always look forward to Mondays, with our craft inspiration roundups -CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #knit #knitting_inspiration

Kelly from Knitigating Circumstances highlights the wonderful diversity of knitting models in her post.

Our knitting community is a beautiful space.

Riviera Top Crochet Pattern

Tanya’s lightweight Riviera Top is great for the warmer weather. Made from cotton, it’s simple design is made up of 2 rectangles, seamed at the shoulders and sides. Take a look at her free crochet pattern on Little Things Blogged. Please share. Join now for creative craft inspiration. The best in craft delivered to your inbox every Monday - CraftyLikeGranny.com 3crochetpattern #freecrochetpattern #crocheting

Tanya’s lightweight Riviera Top is great for the warmer weather.

Made from cotton, it’s simple design is made up of 2 rectangles, seamed at the shoulders and sides.

Take a look at her free crochet pattern on Little Things Blogged.

Have You Heard Of Yarn Dyeing Cyanotype Knit Swatches?

Have You Heard Of Yarn Dyeing Cyanotype Knit Swatches? This method of yarn art is new to me. What about you? Studio Knits steps you through this fun summertime craft project. Using the penetration of the sun and a special solution applied to the yarn, you can create beautiful designs. Follow Studio Knit’s tutorial. Please share. Make Mondays more manageable and sign up for our craft inspiration newsletter. Delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #knitting_guru #knit

This method of yarn art is new to me.

What about you?

Studio Knits steps you through this fun summertime craft project.

Using the penetration of the sun and a unique solution applied to the yarn, you can create beautiful designs.

Follow Studio Knit’s tutorial.

The Real Cost Of Pattern Design – A Quilt Designer’s Perspective

The Real Cost Of Pattern Design - A Quilt Designer’s Perspective. Jen from Patterns by Jen shares what the real cost of a quilt pattern. It’s a reminder to us that it we need to appreciate the time and effort that goes into creating patterns and what they are worth. Please share. The best in craft delivered to your inbox every Monday - CraftyLikeGranny.com #quilting #sewing #quiltblock

Jen from Patterns by Jen shares what the real cost of a quilt pattern.

It’s a reminder to us that we need to appreciate the time and effort that goes into creating patterns, and what they are worth.

The Knitting Truck Driver

Knitting Story - The Knitting Truck Driver. Adam’s story of giving up smoking by taking on knitting is not what interested me most about this article. It was that he is teaching his son the skill of knitting and how is has fallen in love with yarn. Please share. Look forward to Mondays with our craft inspiration newsletter. Crafty goodness delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #knit #knitting_inspiration

Adam’s story of giving up smoking by taking on knitting is not what interested me most about this article.

It was that he is teaching his son the skill of knitting and how is has fallen in love with yarn.

Three Patriotic Garland Ideas

Three Patriotic Garland Ideas. Any of these quick and simple garland ideas could be used in decorating your home for Fourth Of July Celebrations. Follow Adventures in Making’s tutorials. 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 #4thofJuly #craft #DIY #homedecor

Any of these quick and straightforward garland ideas could be used in decorating your home for Fourth Of July Celebrations.

Follow Adventures in Making’s tutorials.

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Expression Fiber Arts Beach Martini Knitted Wrap

Inspired by a shawl seen on a cruise ship, Expression Fiber Arts have published this gorgeous knitted wrap sweater pattern. Available for $5.50 from their pattern store. Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #knitting #knittingpattern #knitting_guru

Inspired by a shawl seen on a cruise ship, Expression Fiber Arts have published this gorgeous knitted wrap sweater pattern.

Available for $5.50 from their pattern store.

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Stars and Stripes Reversible Monogram Tote Sewing Tutorial

Stars and Stripes Reversible Monogram Tote Sewing Tutorial. Keeping with the patriotic theme, Megan from The Homes I Have Made shares her sewing tutorial. It’s like having 2 bags in one! Please share. You will always look forward to Mondays, with our craft inspiration roundups -CraftyLikeGranny.com #sewing #sewingpattern #sewingtips

Keeping with the patriotic theme, Megan from The Homes I Have Made shares her Stars and Stripes Reversible Tote sewing tutorial.

It’s like having two bags in one!

Eleana Moart Embroidery Artist – Designs Inspired By Charming Home Interiors

The embroidery designs by artist Eleana Moart featured in MyModern Met are stunning! The details are incredible. A feast for the eyes :) Please share. Join now for creative craft inspiration. The best in craft delivered to your inbox every Monday - CraftyLikeGranny.com #embroidery #stitching #needlework

The embroidery designs by artist Eleana Moart featured in MyModern Met are stunning!

The details are incredible.

A feast for the eyes 🙂

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How To Use Metallic Threads in Embroidery Super Easy

Lord Libidan shares his tips and tricks to using metallic threads in Embroidery. Being a somewhat difficult thread type to use, his solutions should help you metallic threads more often. Please share and make Mondays fun, get our craft inspiration delivered to your inbox - CraftyLikeGranny.com #embroidery #stitching #needlework

Lord Libidan shares his tips and tricks to using metallic threads in Embroidery.

Being a somewhat tricky thread type to use, his solutions should help you use metallic threads more often.

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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.

DIY Flowerbox Door Hanging

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Spruce up your front door and welcome your guests, family, and friends with this stunning feature.

Amy from Positively Splendid has an easy to follow tutorial including great pics.

Crochet Your Own Shrug

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The Painted Hinge has a free crochet pattern with step by step instructions to make this gorgeous shrug.

It would be a lovely addition to your wardrobe 🙂

Hand Lettered Canvas Quote Wall Decor

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Angela Jose at The Crafty Angels shares how to make your own hand-lettered wall decor.

Create something to suit your home with your favorite quote.

How to Make Memory Wire Beaded Bracelet

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A simple-to-make bracelet by Adrianne Surian.

A project to take on if you are new to jewelry making.

Beginner Sewing Project – Oven Mitts

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Melissa over at Frugal And Thriving has a project where you can learn how to make an oven mitt. See her tutorial here.

It’s excellent for using up scraps of material and is simple to make.

Sweet and Savory Food Gifts

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Learn to make delicious sweet and savory food gifts with Craftsy instructor Diane Morgan.

Your friends and family will love your tasty handmade gifts.

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Hope you enjoyed this week’s craft inspiration roundup.
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Yours in Craftiness Jodie 🙂
Jodie- Editor Crafty Like Granny

About Jodie- Editor Crafty Like Granny

Hi my name is Jodie. Thanks for stopping by 🙂 I am an Australian, currently living in Spain with my family. I love crafts and have met so many other fabulous crafters through this site. I love learning and helping others discover the joys of handmade. 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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