• The Weekly Six: Color Up Your Life

    10 months ago
    This week our members inspired us to use bright and bold colors. Take your pick from electric blue to bright yellow!  Sway dress by Jolies bobines. Mad Jaywalking Dress  by Gabrielle Kaprifol Socks by docksjo Electric Blue by Ludivineem Anna... Read More
  • Tutorial Thursday: Easy Sashiko + Full Tutorial from Saké Puppets!

    10 months ago
    One of our favorite ways to add decorative stitching to clothing and accessories is with sashiko. See our easy, beginner-proof way to give it a try, and then scope out this great full tutorial, including how to transfer a pattern, from Saké Puppets!
  • Make the Trend: Sashiko Style

    10 months ago
    A little stitchin' never hurt nobody, especially a little sashiko stitchin'! From bags to dresses, you guys are getting creative with simple stitches and giving an extra edge to your sewing and accessory projects.  Sashiko Dress by Shino of Nutta Large Linen Bag by P... Read More
  • Nora Meets the Maker: Oriana Laura

    10 months ago
    My name is Laura, but you maybe know me as Oriana Laura, and my DIY weapons of choice are my hands, needles (knitting and sewing), yarn, and fabric.When I am looking for inspiration I like to hop on a plane and travel to somewhere new. I love traveling and experiencing new... Read More
  • Tutorial Thursday: Easy Doily Bowls + How to Crochet Your Own with Craftsy!

    10 months ago
    Doilies aren't just for your grandmother's end tables and china cabnets anymore! See how to crochet your own beautiful doily and then turn it into a cool decorative bowl with our latest Teach Yo'Self video. 
  • Make the Trend: The Upcycled Home

    10 months ago
    Create fun new home decor by taking something you already have and turning it into something else! Bits of yarn, colored pencils, even duct tape can all be turned into beautiful new projects to help brighten your interiors. Turn colored pencils into a colorful frame Turn a wine bottle... Read More
  • Nora Meets the Maker: Kristi from SweetKM

    10 months ago
    My name is Kristi, but you may know me as SweetKM, and my DIY weapons of choice are knitting needles, and a sewing machine. I design a small line of children’s knitting patterns, and blog about knitting and sewing at SweetKM.Inspiration finds me more often than I go looking for it. I garden a... Read More
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  • The Weekly Six: Everything from Cats to Perfect Dresses and Classy Skirts

    10 months ago
    Looking for some inspiration? Here's what's been buzzing on Kollabora this week.  What would make a Sweatshirt better? Well cats, of course! Check the Cat Linden Sweatshirt by Diane. Keep it classy! Mabel Skirt by Erin and Moss + Penny by... Read More
  • Tutorial Thursday: Backstitch Embroidery + More Beginner Stitching Skills!

    10 months ago
    Start with the back stitch and who knows where your new embroidery skills will take you! See how we do it in our latest Teach Yo'Self tutorial video and then scope out more of our favorite beginner stitches to get started. 
  • Make the Trend: Travel Made Easy

    10 months ago
    Get out of town this summer, just make sure you make something awesome before (and after) you leave!Simple Mesh Bag Tutorial by The Inspired Wren Oilcloth Brush Roll by Lia Griffith Have it All Wallet by Vanessa Hewell Pop-up Case by The Inspired Wren Portside Travel Set Patterns by Grainline... Read More

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