Magnetic Mail Sorter Craft Project

What You’ll Need Medium Vertical Magpanel (9-3/16 inches x 12-3/16 inches; 9-inch x 12-inch piece of wool felt (comes with Magpanel) Natural linen blend fabric Two pieces vintage floral sheet fabric, at least 6-1/2 inches x 11 inches each … Read more

Magnetic Number Hanging with Interchangeable Signs

What You’ll Need Large Horizontal Magpanel(11-3/4 inches x 13-1/2 inches; 11-1/2-inch x 13-1/4-inch piece of wool felt (comes with Magpanel) Natural linen blend fabric Ribbon Spray adhesive Strong fabric glue (such as Fabri-Tac) Magnets Scraps of mat board Decorative … Read more

Repurpose Challenge: Wedding Dress

In honor of our Spring 2013 issue’s focus on creative celebrations, our Stitch Craft Create staff decided to dissect a used wedding gown and see what we could create from the pieces. This dress was purchased at a small-town thrift … Read more

Spring 2013 Sneak Peek

Hold onto your party hats – our upcoming Spring 2013 issue is all about “Creative Celebrations,” and we are thrilled to be sharing a sneak peek with you today! Hitting newsstands in late March and available for pre-order now, this edition … Read more

Button Cone Trees Craft Project

What You’ll Need Styrofoam cone (we used one each 12, 9 and 6 inches tall) Buttons of a single color family Tissue paper in a coordinating color Pins with glass and/or pearl heads Decorative floral pins (for tree topper) 2-inch … Read more

Repurpose Challenge: Drawers

BY SCC STAFF Orphan drawers are full of possibility! Often available at architectural salvage depots or potentially discarded on roadsides, at their core they’re wooden boxes just waiting to be upcycled into something useful. These drawers were created by our … Read more

Mother-of-Pearl Button Necklace

Materials Silver chain Silver lobster clasp 9 clear 4mm Swarovski bicone crystal beads Large silver jump rings Small silver jump rings Silver headpins 9 assorted medium (1/2-inch) mother-of-pearl buttons 5 assorted small (1/4-inch) mother-of-pearl buttons 3 mini (3/16-inch) mother-of-pearl buttons … Read more

Repurpose Challenge: Cookie Sheets

Our team loves to sit around and brainstorm ideas for using standard items – anything from jars to mint tins – in fun new ways. So for our Holiday 2012 issue of SCC, we challenged ourselves to come up with … Read more