Download Creative Costumes & Halloween Decor: 50 Projects to Craft & by Editors of Creative Publishing PDF

By Editors of Creative Publishing

The all-in-one Halloween book!

Creative Costumes & Halloween Decor combines gown and adorning tasks into one handy ebook. The costumes are designed round 3 simple kinds: tabards, robes, and whole matches (made from pajama patterns). add-ons like wings, capes, skirts and plenty of headwear also are incorporated. information like collars, gloves, spats, and face portray directions supply plenty of principles for personalizing costumes.

The decor part comprises 30 designated tasks for adorning your place inside and outside, in addition to precise tasks for throwing a Halloween social gathering. The initiatives use universal family items plus plenty of craft-store goods like wooden items, paints, papier mache, felt, craft foam, floral fabrics, and polymer clay. Elaborately propped good looks images and step by step directions with pictures of each step make the projects-both gown and decor-easy to appreciate.

Show description

Read Online or Download Creative Costumes & Halloween Decor: 50 Projects to Craft & Sew PDF

Best crafts books

A Charming Exchange: 25 Jewelry Projects to Create & Share

<h2>Make your personal attractive jewellery and meet new acquaintances within the technique! </h2>
Welcome to an enthralling alternate, a spot the place encouraged minds meet to mix and switch rules and strategies to create precise attraction bracelets, jewelry, talismans and extra. Your hosts, authors Ruth Rae and Kelly Snelling, have joined forces with a various staff of gifted contributing artists to carry you fifty five step by step innovations in 25 inspiring jewellery initiatives. mix the strategies on your personal manner, how to collaborate with different artists, create items for your self or exchange what you are making with others.

Whether you're new to jewellery making or a pro seasoned, you'll locate lots to motivate you to take your creations to a brand new point. as well as easy jewellery innovations, you'll learn how to: • hook up with different jewellery fanatics on-line or on your personal group and interact to merge types and percentage rules and methods.
• observe how effortless it's to include strange parts (from gold leaf to animal crackers tins) into your wearable pieces.
• Make your individual ornamental chain hyperlinks, upload rivets to steel, create your personal leap earrings and masses more!
allow a captivating trade enable you connect to like-minded souls and begin making your individual attractive jewellery items today.

Foxfire 12 (Foxfire Americana Library)

For greater than thirty years, Foxfire books have introduced the philosophy of straightforward residing to millions of readers, instructing creative-self-sufficiency, the paintings of average treatments, domestic crafts, and protecting the tales and customs of Appalachia. Inspiring and sensible, this vintage sequence has develop into an American establishment.

The Art of Resin Clay: Techniques and Projects for Creating Jewelry and Decorative Objects

Notice the inventive chances of resin clay

Imagine with the ability to imitate the glance of infrequent coral, create outsized yet featherweight assertion jewellery, or combine clay with different mediums—all with out firing. The paintings of Resin Clay explores the artistic strength of this fabric, in either air-dry and two-part formulation, and publications you thru every little thing you'll have to get started:
• details on selecting the right type of resin clay, crucial instruments and strategies, and protection guidelines
• information for blending colours, completing, and including jewellery findings
• 20 tasks overlaying various inventive techniques
• Galleries of labor by means of influential artists and crafts designers who use this flexible fabric

French General: Treasured Notions: Inspiration and Craft Projects Using Vintage Beads, Buttons, Ribbons, and Trim from Tinsel Trading Company

French steel-cut beads, mother-of-pearl buttons, spools of classic ribbons . . . This beautiful booklet showcases the ornamental bits flea-market hunters dream of. 1000's of pictures demonstrate infrequent ecu notions from the craft community's so much cherished emporium, Tinsel buying and selling corporation. With those classic baubles as her idea, Kaari Meng stocks tasks that crafters could make with their very own flea-market unearths or with modern fabrics they've got to be had: a button attraction bracelet, whimsical petite prize medals, an heirloom-worthy reminiscence booklet, shimmering purses, and extra.

Extra info for Creative Costumes & Halloween Decor: 50 Projects to Craft & Sew

Sample text

3 cm) twice on lower edge of the sleeve. Stitch close to the first fold, leaving opening for inserting the elastic. 5 cm). Thread elastic through the casing, using a safety pin or bodkin. Try on gown, and mark elastic for a comfortable fit around wrist. 3 cm). 3 cm). Stitch back and forth through both layers, using wide zigzag stitch or three-step zigzag stitch. Ease elastic back into casing. Stitch casing opening closed. Costume Styles 35 COSTUME STYLES Full Suit Costumes Full suit costumes can be made in any style desired, using a commercial pattern for a onepiece pajama or jumpsuit, or a two-piece sweat suit.

62 Creative Costumes How to Sew Ears 1 Trace desired pattern from page 228. Cut two pieces from fabric, two from lining, and two from interfacing, if desired; cut two pieces from foam for padded ears. Apply interfacing to the wrong side of ear pieces, if desired, following manufacturer’s directions. 2 Pin ear and lining right sides together; for padded ear, layer ear pieces over foam. Stitch ¼" (6 mm) from raw edges, leaving opening along straight edge. Trim foam from seam allowance and ¼" (6 mm) from opening edge.

Turn in ¼" (6 mm) on bottom of ear. Hand-stitch or machine-stitch opening closed, making a small tuck at center of ear, if desired. 4 Hand-stitch ear to headband, ball cap, or hood at desired location. Headwear 63 How to Sew Horns 1 Trace pattern from page 228. Cut four pieces from fabric and four pieces from foam. Pin fabric, right side up, to foam; baste scant ¼" (6 mm) from raw edges. 2 Pin two horn pieces right sides together. Stitch ¼" (6 mm) from side edges. Trim seam at point; trim foam from opening edge.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.17 of 5 – based on 23 votes