Handmade cards are lovely, but why stop there when you can DIY the envelope, too? Fabric envelopes are super cute, resuable and so much more personal than their store-bought cousins. Not to mention they're a genius way to use fabric scraps left over from your latest project. Slip in a small gift, an extra-special photo or, obviously, a card that truly sends a heartfelt message.
Bow ties might be notoriously tricky to tie, but they're surprisingly easy to make — and wow do they look sharp. Wearing a bow tie is an instant style win. If you're planning to make a few for a wedding party or a gift, or just want to rock one yourself, here's all you need to know to DIY it.
Men love quilts (who doesn't?) and men love gifts (ditto). It's only fitting, then, that the men in your life are secretly hoping you'll make them something. My husband isn't brave enough to let me sew him clothing, but he's always pestering me about making him another quilt or a new messenger bag.
Dapper, fetching, debonair, sharp and suave — knitting has never looked as handsome as it does in the sleek and sophisticated garments and accessories I've gathered for you today. Whether you are on the hunt for a project for your brother, nephew, father, uncle, granddad, partner, best friend or for yourself, these men's knitting patterns will keep the crew covered, from head to toe. Literally.
There seems to be an abundance of hat patterns out there for ladies, but the perfect men's crochet hat pattern can be a little more difficult to find — except here on Bluprint, of course. Many of our Bluprint designers know that guys like to receive handmade hats just as much as gals, so they've created their own men's crochet hat patterns.
Show your dad your love and appreciation this Father's Day with a dapper fondant cupcake topper that's fit for a gentleman!
What exactly makes a quilt masculine in appearance? While some say it's all about fabric choice, other quilters incorporate masculine design elements into their piecing. For instance, squares and rectangles are often seen as masculine shapes, while circles and ovals are more feminine shapes.
Father's Day is fast approaching, skip the store-bought card this year and design your own instead! In this step-by-step tutorial, we'll show you how to make a quick, easy and fun Father's Day card using patterned papers, dies and stamps.
With Father's Day right around the corner, you may be on the lookout for the perfect knit gift to make for you dad. During the summer months, I tend to not want to gift large handmade sweaters or blankets because it's hard to imagine (especially for a non-knitter like my dad), what you'll do with that thick, wooly item when it's about to be a hundred degrees outside.